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 is now meeting physically on Sundays and Wednesdays, under appropriate Covid-safe restrictions: Social distancing, masks, no refreshments, no singing, etc. - though we are hopeful these will be lifted in late June. More events
  • Sunday services are in Chapel and, where possible, Zoomed: Services are currently 11am most Sundays but 6.30pm on the third Sunday Contact the Minister (see below) for Zoom joining instructions More events
  • Wednesday Lunchtime openings are in Chapel: 1130-1300 approx. with reflection at 1215 More events
  • Alternative Gathering remains on Zoom: Second and fourth Sundays at 5pm Contact the Minister (see below) for Zoom joining instructions More events
  • Upper Chapel Strollers: First walk of 2021 on Saturday 5th June More events