News and Notices for 25th March

Click here for notices for 25th march:
http://www.sheffieldquakers.org.uk/system/files/notices_25._3._12_th.pdf

NEWS

Our friend Jean Wildgoose is due to go into hospital for an operation next Saturday, 31st march. She’d like you to know and ‘hold her in the light’

Warning: People are now being fined £80 if they park in the office car park across from the Meeting House.

To particpate in the government consultation on equal civil marriages for same sex couples, click here:
http://www.homeoffice.gov.uk/publications/about-us/consultations/equal-c...

Sustainability Retreats at Bamford Quaker Community
Visit http://www.livingwitness.org.uk/events.html to find aout about a whole series of retreats at the community.

Multifaith Chapel & Library BURNGREAVE ASHRAM 86 Spital Hill Sheffield S4 7LG
‘Life’s Journeys’ – Lunchtime Seminars on Monday 2nd, Tuesday 3rd and Wednesday 4th April 2012 at 12:30 pm; Also, future dates up to July 2012 for your diary;
http://www.sheffieldquakers.org.uk/system/files/ch-22.lib_.seminars.noti...

BBC Radio 4 In Our Time, Thursday 5th April, 9am and 9.30pm:
GEORGE FOX AND THE QUAKERS
Melvyn Bragg and his guests discuss the origins of Quakerism. In the mid-seventeenth century an itinerant preacher, George Fox, became the central figure of a group known as the Religious Society of Friends, whose members believed it was possible to obtain contact with Christ without priestly intercession. The Quakers, as they became known, were persecuted for many years, but survived to become an influential religious group.
More here, and Listen Now: http://www.bbc.co.uk/radio4/features/in-our-time/

Contemplative Learning In Community at the Meeting House
QMH Sessions – ‘Understanding the Gospels’ – Fortnightly on Fridays – 13th & 27th April 2012 at 7:30 pm; Also, further dates for your diary;
http://www.sheffieldquakers.org.uk/system/files/qmh.notice.14..pdf

Millionth Tree lecture tour – The journey to restore the Caledonian Forest.
Alan Watson Featherstone talk in sheffield. 25th April at the Meeting House.
Click here for more details:http://www.sheffieldquakers.org.uk/system/files/tfl_talk_tour_posters_16.pdf
and visit: http://www.treesforlife.org.uk/millionthtree/lecture_tour.html

St Mark’s Centre for Radical Christianity’s Spring Conference with Tariq Ramadan (Professor of Contemporary Islamic Studies at Oxford University) – 19th May 2012 from 11am to 4pm.
http://www.sheffieldquakers.org.uk/system/files/tariq-ramadan-booking-fo...

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