A simple service of tokens, remembering loved ones – action, stars, tags and candles; words and music, focussing on our hopes and dreams of reconciliation. Atmosphere that was palpable.
Epiphany Remembrance Service.
Yesterday’s afternoon service at St. Peter’s focussed upon the Trees of Remembrance, which was full of names tags and stars as well as the list of names that had been left over December. Some familiar hymns, readings, thoughts and prayer climaxed with the lighting of candles and the reading of names. One worshipper was amazed…
The Trees of Remembrance full of names and stars. A service of Remembrance at Huddersfield Parish Church on Sunday 4th January at 3pm. All welcome – names for the prayers can be added up to the service.
Memorial Tags and an Evening of Remembrance.
Since the beginning of December, small red tags have been written upon at Huddersfield Parish Church. Each tag with someone’s name upon it has been place onto one of two simply lit Christmas Trees. “The trees at the front of St. Peter’s are laden with tags and names”, commented the Rev’d Canon Simon Moor, “all…