The 10th Annual Science & Faith Cathedral Lecture, Artificial Intelligence: Hopes and Fears for Humanity, speaker: Professor John Wyatt, will be held at Norwich Cathedral this Wednesday, 3 October, from 7.30 – 8.30 pm. How mighty these technologies change our understanding of human distinctiveness and what might be our response as Christians? All are welcome. There will be a retiring collection.
The Together Group will be visiting the International Photographer of the Year exhibition at Sheringham Park this Saturday, 6 October. The exhibition specialises in gardens, plants, flowers and botanical photography. If you would like to join us, contact Pauline Mann or Roy McLean for details.
The Methodist Women in Britain District Day will be held at Sheringham Methodist Church on Thursday 11 October. A coach will pick people up from Chapel Field Road at 9.20 am and leave Sheringham at 4.00 pm; the cost is £10.00. Please let Margaret Snelling know soon if you wish to go so that your seat can be booked. Details are on the Church Centre notice board.
A date for your diary: Celebrate National Poetry Day (4 October this year) a week later with Cameo on Thursday 11 October at 7.30 pm, when Paul Binney and friends will bring you a selection of poems both light and serious, all of them enjoyable, on the theme of Change.
You will have heard of the world-famous Oberammergau Passion Play which is performed every tenth year, from May to October, on an open-air stage in the Bavarian village of Oberammergau. Some of you may even have seen it. St Edmund’s Church, Taverham, is organising a trip from Norwich to Oberammergau to see the play in 2020. If you would like to be included, you can make a reservation until the end of October. For more information or to make a reservation, contact Stella Noons at firstname.lastname@example.org .
Côr Meibion Gwalia: We would like to express our thanks, on behalf of the Norwich Welsh Society, to everyone who supported the visit of the Gwalia Choir. We were thrilled with the choir and they were thrilled with the warmth of the reception they received from the Church. We hope to donate at least £2,000 to Pancreatic Cancer UK. Our sincere thanks to you all. Megan and Tony Davies.
A big thank you to all who gave so generously in the Harvest All We Can envelopes, which raised the sum of £371.48, and £165.00 for the Harvest Lunch.
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