Upper Chapel News

TWO CHARMING STORIES FROM IRELAND, BY REV. DESMOND PORTER

My Dad had upwards of 30 Clydesdale horses, used for pulling his coal carts.
In size they were absolutely giganticus! Extremely strong, yet by nature, very gentle and docile creatures. However; I was ever so slightly afraid of them. I hasten to say, this was not their fault. It was just that I was young, and smallicus!

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MAINTAINING THE FABRIC OF OUR PREMISES

Much work has taken place over recent years, under the stewardship of the Trustees, to improve and enhance the Upper Chapel complex of buildings. The largest project was the installation of the lift, providing alternative and disabled access from the Chapel and Hollis Building (ground floor level) to the Surrey Street level, the first floor of the Hollis Building and up to Channing Hall - with the associated ease of access for equipment and other large items.

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MUSIC IN THE GARDENS

How fortunate we are in Sheffield to have the wonderful Botanical Gardens situated so near to the city centre - an oasis of tranquility in a modern, vibrant city.

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Upcoming Events

  • Upper Chapel Sunday services have restarted at 11am fortnightly: Services on 13th and 27th September More events
  • 'Leaves' - a service: Sunday 27th September 11am ONLY More events
  • Wednesday lunchtime Chapel openings (with 1215 reflection): Now resumed 1130-1300 More events
  • Upper Chapel Groups and non-service Events: Most other Upper Chapel activities that involve physical meeting are cancelled/postponed during the current Coronavirus situation. More events
  • Alternative Gathering moves to Zoom: Alternative Gathering is on 1st and 3rd Sundays at 5pm. Contact the Minister (details below) for information. More events
  • Wednesday Lunchtime Social on Zoom: 1100-1200 approx. Contact the Minister (seebelow) for details. More events
  • Upper Chapel Services are currently distributed primarily via email : Contact the Minister (see below) if you are interested in being on our email list. More events