Some guiding principles for emails

The Diocese in Europe has launched a pledge concerning the use of email and is introducing a set of guiding principles, the ‘5Cs’, underlining the commitment to creating a positive and respectful communications culture within the Diocese: Correct Considerate Constructive Collaborative Concise The full text of the pledge made by Bishop Robert and his seniorContinue reading “Some guiding principles for emails”

Getting together in the age of Zoom

Here is a great example of how the spirit of community can work beyond our geographical limits and boundaries. The Zug Anglican Church is one of the 3 daughter communities of St Andrew’s (the others being in St Gallen and Turgi) http://www.zuganglicanchurch.ch/ and our Chaplain, the Revd Paul Brice leads worship once a month atContinue reading “Getting together in the age of Zoom”

Charity Collection for Partner Sein

Trinity Sunday, 30th May This coming Sunday, the collection at the 10 am service will be matched by St Andrew’s and the total amount donated to Partner Sein, the charity of the Old Catholic Church of Switzerland. The charity supports and assists projects for the social and economic development of deprived people in the poorestContinue reading “Charity Collection for Partner Sein”

Events for Pentecost at the Evangelische Methodistische Kirche in Promenadengasse

We’ve just been informed about a number of events are taking place at the neighbouring Evangelische Methodistische Kirche in Promenadengasse in the coming days. If you’re a German speaker and are interested in participating at events at the church please read on. A ‘Glaubenskurs’ (Belief course) in 3 parts starts tomorrow, 22nd May at 10.30Continue reading “Events for Pentecost at the Evangelische Methodistische Kirche in Promenadengasse”

Last chance to sign up for SACEP Day – Saturday 15th May

Here’s a last reminder to sign up with Elizabeth at bemdeo@gmail.com to participate in this study day: https://standrewszurich.church/2021/05/07/reminder-of-upcoming-sacep-day-on-zoom-saturday-15th-may/ The day will include the following elements. Please feel free to join us just for a time if that suits you best! a 75-minute feature film on the prison experiences of Richard Wurmbrand. Release International https://releaseinternational.org wasContinue reading “Last chance to sign up for SACEP Day – Saturday 15th May”

Reminder of upcoming SACEP Day on Zoom, Saturday 15th May

Persecution of Christians around the world is an increasing problem. Imagine if you were persecuted or discriminated against for living out your faith, how would that affect your life? The seminar on 15th May from 10.00-15.30, which is being organised by the Swiss Archdeaconry Christian Education Programme (SACEP), will be led by be Paul JonesContinue reading “Reminder of upcoming SACEP Day on Zoom, Saturday 15th May”

‘Virtual’ SACEP Day – Saturday 15th May

Perhaps you are not yet familiar with SACEP (Swiss Archdeaconry Christian Education Programme) but over the years a number of training days/seminars have been organised with the aim of furthering Christian Education within our Archdeaconry here in Switzerland.On Saturday 15th May an information/discussion session will take place on Zoom from 10.00 am 􏰃- 15.30pm. Leading this session will beContinue reading “‘Virtual’ SACEP Day – Saturday 15th May”