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Impact0619

WOODSEATS • SHEFFIELD

June/July 2019


WELCOME to Impact - the magazine of St Chad’s Church,

Woodseats. Impact is published every two months and distributed

to over 5,000 homes in S8.

St Chad’s Church is committed to serving you - the people of

Woodseats, Beauchief and Chancet Wood. To find out more about

St Chad’s, visit our website at www.stchads.org or call the church

office on 0114 274 5086.

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There are two science stories that are guaranteed

to get national coverage. The fi rst of those is the

discovery of a new species of dinosaur, and the

second is the discovery of something previously

unseen in the distant heavens. It seems that

most weeks the BBC website will have something

relating either to stegasauruses or supernovae.

Sometimes, the two are combined, especially if

something new has been learnt about the giant asteroid

that reportedly killed our giant reptilian predecessors.

Both sources of fascination have this in common: they

are impossibly remote to our present experiences. The

dinosaurs lived between 250 and 65 million years ago.

The furthest identifi ed star – known as Icarus is fi ve

billion light years away. When the Hubble telescope

sees its speck of light, it is observing a star in a state

of existence before our solar system came into being. The black hole

observed by NASA, which made the headlines in April, is a mere 50

million light years away.

I suspect that there are two reasons why our interest is piqued by

things millions of years old and millions of years away. Firstly they give

us a sense of escapism. Away from the horrors of climate change, the

nervousness around AI, the half-understood technicalities of genetic

engineering and the mind-boggling philosophical complexity of quantum

mechanics, the prehistoric and the astrophysical take us to a safer place

where we can feel awestruck at our world and universe without feeling

that it is necessarily important that we understand it.

And linked with that is the sense of transcendence that these things

bring us. There is something bigger than us, even if we cannot always

bring ourselves to name what it is. It is said, anecdotally, that there

are more people of faith working in astrophysics than in biology, and it

is certainly true that the most well-known Christian scientists are stargazers

whereas many of the well-known atheist scientists appear to be

biologists (Richard Dawkins chief among them).

One of the best-loved of the psalms is Psalm 8 in which the psalmist

considers “your heavens, the work of your fi ngers, the moon and the

stars, which you have set in place”. He then goes on to talk about

how this same God who fashioned the heavens made human beings

and the rest of creation. It is God that holds together our impossibly

far-fl ung universe, and it is the same God who through his

inexhaustible creativity fashioned the black holes, the

brachiosaurus and bacteria.

When I feel the need for escapism from the terrifying

news headlines, it is the transcendence of God, the starmaker,

that reassures me.

Rev Toby Hole,

Vicar, St Chad’s, Woodseats

WOODSEATS • SHEFFIELD

June/July 2019

A Cosmic Perspective

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Did you hear

about the man

who read a

book about

anti-gravity?

It was

impossible to

put down!

When do

astronauts

eat?

At launch

time!

What was the biggest

problem with the space

restaurant?

It had no atmosphere!

Where does an

astronaut dock his

spacecraft?

At a parking

meteor!

How does Jupiter

hold up his

trousers?

With an asteroid

belt!

What did the

star win in the

competition?

A constellation

prize!

One boy asked

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or the Moon?

The second

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“Obviously it’s

the Moon – you

can’t see France!”

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What’s On

If you have an event you would like

to see included in our What’s On

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Health Walks

•Mondays - 10am: Graves Park.

Meet outside the Rose Garden Cafe;

•Tuesdays - 10.30am: Ecclesall

Woods. Meet at Abbeydale Industrial

Hamlet Visitors Centre;

•Thursdays - 10.30am: Lowedges.

Meet at the Gresley Road Meeting

Rooms, Gresley Road, Lowedges;

•Thursdays - 10.30am: Ecclesall

Woods. Meet at the JG Graves

Discovery Centre off Abbey Lane.

•Fridays - 10.30am: Graves Park.

Meet in the main entrance, Graves

Leisure Centre.

Call 07505 639524 or visit www.

healthwalksinsheffield.btck.co.uk for

more details about any of the walks.

June 2

Pedlar’s Corner Flea Market

The Abbeydale Picture House

10am-3pm

Flea market, antiques, arts, crafts,

makers and salvage stalls.

June 2, 16, 29 and 30

Abbeydale Miniature Railway

Abbeydale Road South

1-5pm

The regular open days at Abbeydale

Miniature Railway. On June 30

there will be visiting locos and a free

exhibition.

June 7

Bohemian Rhapsody

Greenhill Library

7.30pm

An evening cinema event at

Greenhill Library showing Bohemian

Rhapsody. Suggested donation of

£5, including refreshments and a

raffle ticket.

June 8

Bedknobs and Broomsticks

Greenhill Library

2pm

Children’s cinema at Greenhill

Library showing the classic movie

starring Angela Lansbury and David

Tomlinson. Suggested donation £3

adults, £2 children. Ice creams and

refreshments available.

Sunday June 9

Fun In The Park

Graves Park, Cobnar Road

1.30-5pm

An afternoon of fun and games

for all the family organised by St

Chad’s. Meet us in Graves Park,

Woodseats entrance, on the fi eld

behind the playground. Bring a

picnic and friends and we’ll do the

rest. For more details, contact Steve

on 07989 290957

June 15

Festival of Singing

St Andrew’s, Psalter Lane

Sheffield Oratorio Chorus’ 70th

anniversary season concludes with a

Festival of Singing featuring a young

soloists’ masterclass in the afternoon

and a concert of anthems with

Sheffield Oratorio Chorus, Sheffield

Oratorio Chamber Choir and soloists

from the masterclass in the evening.

Call in for a Cuppa

at Church House, 56 Abbey Lane

10am to 11.45am

on the last Saturday of each month

Bring & Buy (new items)

Handicrafts and Home Baking

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Church Office: Linden Avenue, Sheffi eld S8 0GA

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Send details of your event to impact@stchads.org or write to: Impact,

St Chad‟s Church Offices, 15 Camping Lane, Sheffield S8 0GB.

June 15

PALS Summer Fair

Church House, 56 Abbey Lane

11.30am-2.30pm

A fun-filled summer fair organised

by Parents of Abbey Lane School

(PALS) with live entertainment,

family games, face painting,

pizza and hotdogs, a craft corner,

inflatables, Health a Walks bake-off competition

and a Mondays raffle. Admission – 10am: is Graves 50p for Park.

adults, Meet children at the are Animal free. Farm Proceeds car park;

will go Tuesdays towards Abbey – 10.30am: Lane School. Ecclesall

Woods. Meet at Abbeydale

June Industrial 15 Hamlet;

Sheffield Thursdays Symphony – 10.30am: Orchestra

All Saints’ Lowedges. Church, Meet Ecclesall at the Community

7.30pm Wing, Lowedges Junior School.

Sheffield Call Symphony 0114 203 Orchestra 9337. is

joined by Helen Gregory for the final

concert National of the Council 2018-19 for season. Divorced,

Single and Widowed

June Tuesdays 16 8-11pm

Nether Norton Edge Country Farmers’ Club Market

Stalls Club and offering entertainment friendship in the and social

streets activities. around the old Nether Edge

Market Place. Call Magdalen on 0114

2394326.

June 22 and 23

Book January Sale and 30 Open - February Garden 5

36 Crawshaw AEGON British Grove, Tennis Beauchief Tour

10am-4pm Graves Tennis and Leisure Centre

Good World quality ranked second-hand players compete books

for sale alongside in aid of local the Sheffield Alzheimer’s players.

Society, Call plus 0114 the garden 283 9900. will be open

with plants and refreshments for sale.

February 5

June 22

Book Sale

Arnold and Sibelius

36 Crawshaw Grove, Beauchief

High Storrs

10am-12pm

School

7.30pm

Good quality second-hand books

Hallam for Sinfonia sale in aid presents of the Alzheimer‟s Arnold’s

Peterloo Society. Overture, Donations the Four of paperback Last

Songs novels from or Strauss biographies and Symphony in good

No.1 condition by Sibelius. are welcome (but not

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larger

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books due to space

limitations).

Call in for a Cuppa

Church House, 56 Abbey Lane

February 5

10 - 11.45am

Free Environmental Activities

Tea, coffee and biscuits, books,

Millhouses Park

cakes,

10.30am-12.30pm

jams and preserves, tombola,

craft stall

Obstacle

and bric

course

a brac.

and stream

In aid of

Christians dipping Against activities Poverty. for 8 - 13 year

olds.

St Chad’s Church, Linden Avenue, Woodseats

Church Office: Call Linden 0114 Avenue, 263 Sheffield 4335. S8 0GA

Tel: (0114) 274 5086

June 29

Beauchief Preschool Summer Fair

Beauchief Baptist Church

2-4pm

Family fun in the garden with bouncy

castle, face painting, wood-fired

pizza, cakes, ice cream, toy and

book sale, raffle, games and lots

more. Admission is 50p, children

get February in free. 8-12

Jamaica Inn

July 6

Ecclesall All Saints Church Hall

50 years of music-making

7.30pm

Holy

A play

Trinity

presented

Church,

by Ecclesall

Millhouses

7.30pm Theatre Company. Tickets: £5.

Escafeld Call 0114 Chorale 230 8842. presents some

favourite music from the past five

decades, February followed 12 by a reception.

July

Free

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Environmental Activities

Millhouses Park

Pedlar’s Corner Flea Market

1.30-3.30pm

The Abbeydale Picture House

Nature quiz trail, stream dipping

10am-3pm

and bug hunting activities for 8 - 13

Flea market, antiques, arts, crafts,

year olds.

makers

Call 0114

and salvage

263 4335.

stalls.

July 10-13

Footloose February 12 the Musical

The Free Montgomery, Environmental Surrey Activities Street

7.15pm, Ecclesall Saturday Woods Sawmill matinee 2.15pm

Woodseats 10.30am-12.30pm Musical Theatre

presents

Nature quiz

Footloose

trail, stream

the Musical.

dipping

and bug hunting activities for 8 - 13

July year 14 olds. and 28

Abbeydale Call 0114 Miniature 235 6348. Railway

Abbeydale Road South

1-5pm February 20

The Why regular Not Try open A Bike days at Abbeydale

Miniature Greenhil Park Railway.

10am-2pm

July Rediscover 27 your cycling skills in

Call Greenhill in for Park. a Cuppa The rangers will

Church provide House, a bike, helmet 56 Abbey and Lane

10 instruction. - 11.45am Meet at the Bowls

Tea, Pavilion, coffee, Greenhill biscuits Park. and various

stalls. Booking In aid is essential. of the Church Army.

Call 0114 283 9195.

Beauchief Abbey holds a a variety

of services. and See anyone page is 26.

welcome to attend. For more

details see the Abbey notice

board.

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Dancing Under the

Sheffield’s groundbreaking

organisation Under the Stars is

an arts and events charity for

adults with learning disabilities

and/or autism, and has been

running for 11 years.

It all started in 2007 with a nightclub

aimed at people with disabilities and their

friends. With nothing like it available in

the city, the founders were constantly

told that the people they supported

wanted ’a proper club-night ‘ out for them

and their friends. They wanted a beer

and a dance and to let their hair down

and be treated like adults. This put a fire

in the belly of the founders and in April

2007 the first nightclub was held at the

HUBS, Sheffield Hallam’s students union.

It was a roaring success from day one.

Fast forward 11 years and clubbers fill

the iconic Sheffield Leadmill for Under

the Stars every six weeks. It’s a firm

fixture in the calendar of Sheffield’s

learning disabled community, and is

often attended by clubbers travelling

from other regions.

The founding members with learning

disabilities wanted to become DJs so

they could play the music for their friends

and have more ownership of their night.

This formed the idea for Under the Stars

music workshops in 2010.

As well as learning DJ skills, their

learners learned to play musical

instruments, write songs and perform

live as a band. What was once a small

weekly group has grown to four weekly

sessions, spawning many bands and

musical collectives. You may have

seen some of the bands appear at the

Tramlines Festival.

In 2016 Under the Stars was offered

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Stars

the opportunity to take over a drama

charity and extend its performing arts

provision. It now runs theatre workshops

four days a week that empower budding

actors and actresses to write and

perform their own stories in unique and

beautiful ways.

You can catch their fabulous

interpretation of King Lear at The

Crucible Studio on July 2.

Ruth Parrott, managing director, said:

“Under the Stars is not your average

charity. We work with adults with learning

disabilities in a way that is ambitious,

striving for high quality, but is always fun,

challenging and promotes independence.

We are changing the perceptions of

what people with a learning disability can

achieve.”

To find out more about Under the

Stars, visit their website at www.

underthestars.org.uk.

Under the Stars is currently looking for

new trustees to join its board. Please get

in touch at contact@underthestars.org.

uk if you would like more information.

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Every Wednesday

from 9.30-11.30am

St Chad’s Church, Linden Avenue, Woodseats

Church Office: Linden Avenue, Sheffield S8 0GA

Tel: (0114) 274 5086

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“When you follow a star you

know you will never reach that

star; rather it will guide you to

where you want to go. ... So it is

with the world. It will only ever

lead you back to yourself.”

Jeanette Winterson, Boating for

Beginners

Stars have been used for

thousands of years to help

travellers navigate across

land and sea; sailors

would use the locations

of particular stars, to orient the

ship in the correct direction. In the

Northern Hemisphere, there is

one star in the night sky that does

not disappear below the horizon

and can be seen consistently

throughout the night; it is called

Polaris, or the North Star.

The reason the North Star is so

important for natural navigation is

that it sits directly over the North

Pole. The easiest method for

finding the North Star is

by finding the Plough, an

easy to identify group of

seven stars that looks a

bit like a plough or a pan

(see picture). Next you

find the ‘pointer’ stars –

Dubhe & Merak (these are

the two stars that a liquid

would run off if you tipped

up your ‘saucepan’). The

North Star will always be

five times the distance

between these two

pointers in the direction

that they point (up away

from the pan). True north

lies directly under this star.

Stars are mentioned

many times in the Bible,

the star that often firsts

springs to mind is the one

which guided the Magi to

Jesus in Matthew’s gospel. Unlike

the North Star, the one guiding the

Magi does not just shine in the sky,

but it moves; it leads them west

towards Jerusalem and then south

to Bethlehem, there ‘it stopped

over the place where the child

was.’ (Matthew 2:9)

Over the years many have

attempted to identify the guiding

star, labelling it as a comet, a nova

or a conjunction of planets, but the

story of this star does not make a

statement about an astronomical

phenomenon, rather it makes a

statement about Jesus. His birth

is the coming of the light which

draws many to its radiance.

In the Book of Revelation Jesus

says that he is ‘the Bright Morning

Star’ (Rev 22:16). He is the fixed

point which Christians can use to

navigate through life, unlike the

stars in the sky however, he can

be reached.

Helen Terry

Follow the Star

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It’s Time

Our community ‘village show’

is back again this September

and we are hoping it will be our

biggest ever.

The Have a Go Show is a

great community event where you can

show off your gardening, baking, sowing

and artistic skills.

Please read through the schedule, as

it’s a slightly different format this year –

we’re sure you will fi nd something you

can enter.

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Vegetable and Fruit Section

1. 3 potatoes any variety

2. 3 onions

3. 3 carrots

4. 2 leeks

5. 6 tomatoes

6. 6 runner beans

7. 3 mixed veg – not otherwise in

schedule

8. 3 bulbs garlic

9. 3 beetroot globes

10. 1 green cabbage

11. 3 courgettes (similar length, max

25cm)

12. 1 cucumber

13. 3 sweet corn cobs

14. Heaviest Vegetable

15. 10 soft fruit on a plate eg

blackberries, raspberries,

blackcurrants, gooseberries

16. 5 fruit on a plate – not otherwise in

schedule

17. 3 rhubarb stems

18. 5 apples on a plate

19. Child - Animal made out of fruit

and/or vegetables

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to Get Ready...

Have A Go

Growing, Making

& Baking Show

2019

September 14,

St Chad’s Church

neighbours or just come for a look to

see how much talent there is in our local

area and have a cup of tea and a piece

of cake.

The full schedule is here in Impact, and

will be available on our website at www.

stchads.org along with full instructions of

how to take part.

There will also be more information

in the August/September edition of the

magazine.

So why not have a go! However many

categories you want to enter, there are

lots of expert instructions on the internet

if you are a fi rst timer.

Remember – Saturday, September 14

– a ‘must do’ for your social calendar!

THE SCHEDULE

Floral Section

20. 1 Vase of 3 dahlias

21. 1 chrysanthemum - spray

22. 3 gladioli – any variety

23. 1 single rose

24. Miniature fl oral arrangement (must

not exceed 15cm overall)

25. Floral arrangement (must not

exceed 60cm overall)

26. 1 vase mixed garden fl owers

27. 6 pansy or viola heads on a plate

28. Child - miniature garden – made in

an empty sweet or biscuit box

Preserves Section

29. 1lb jar fruit jam

30. 1lb jar fruit jelly

31. 1lb jar chutney

32. 1lb jar pickle eg piccalilli

Baking Section

33. 4 sweet biscuits/cookies one variety

34. 4 pieces of tray-bake

35. 3 fruit scones

36. Baked item containing vegetable(s)

please supply label indicating veg

used.

37. Victoria Sandwich 7 inch

(175g self raising fl our; 175g caster

sugar; 175g butter; vanilla essence;

3 eggs; raspberry jam; no dusting)

38. Child – Victoria sandwich – as

above

Needlecraft Section

39. 1 embroidery item

40. 1 item knitted

41. 1 item crocheted

42. 1 sewn item

43. Child – 1 item using any of the

above.

Art Section

44. Single photograph – theme

‘Seasons’

45. Single hand produced picture eg

pencil, pastel, oil, charcoal or

watercolour’

46. 1 item not otherwise on the schedule

eg wood, stone, clay

47. Child – single hand produced picture

The age ranges for children’s classes

are 4-7 years and 8-11 years

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Wonders of our Solar S

If you escape the lights of the city

on a dark night and look up, you

could see nearly 2,500 stars,

and possibly our nearest planets,

Mercury, Venus, Mars, Jupiter

and Saturn.

As a scientist the sight of the

sprawling universe in all its beauty

inspires child-like questions of how

big, how wide, how hot and how

bright it is. Thankfully some of these

questions have been asked before.

Space begins at the edge of our

atmosphere, roughly 300 miles up

from the earth surface and as the

name suggests is mostly empty

space.

It is another 238,900 miles until the

moon and 90 million miles to the Sun.

Beyond that distances are so large

that new units of measurements are

needed.

Our star the Sun, has a surface

temperature of 5,500 O C, which

rises to 15 million O C at its core. It is

composed of a plasma of hydrogen

and helium gases, with small amounts

of oxygen, carbon, neon and iron.

These gases are held in place by the

sun’s enormous mass which creates

immense pressures within its core.

Under these conditions the sun

fuses atoms together, releasing

energy into our solar system. The

outer layers of the sun swirl like a hot

cup of tea and bursts of light erupt

from the surface. This energy gives

life to our planet, providing the light

for plants to grow, the heat that drives

our weather and the bursts of charged

particles that give rise to the northern

lights.

Planets come in all shapes and

sizes. Some, like Saturn and Jupiter,

are gaseous giants, while others like

Earth and Mars are rocky lumps.

Our Earth is a remarkable planet

where water covers 71 per cent of the

surface and oxygen composes 21 per

cent of the atmosphere.

This is a sign of life, as the

oxygen we breathe is created by the

photosynthesis of plants, algae and

bacteria. Below this living surface,

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tectonic plates fl oat on a molten

layer of rock and an iron core gives

rise to a magnet fi eld that protects

us from damaging radiation from

the sun.

Other planets have much more

extreme conditions. On Uranus

temperatures reach a chilly -224 O C,

while Neptune has some of the

wildest winds and largest storms of

the solar system. Pluto once had

rivers of liquid nitrogen and Venus’

surface reaches pressures 90 times

higher than the Earth’s.

Recently, the fi rst picture of a

black hole was released. Using

the combined power of multiple

telescopes from across the world,

and two decades of planning, a

picture of the glowing ring of light

around a dense black hole could be

seen.

Surely when we consider the

beauty of creation and the night’s

sky it leads to awe and wonder in

the Creator.

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Services

Weekday Services

Weekday Services

Morning Prayers

Morning Prayers

Morning Prayers

Morning Prayer

Evening Prayers

Evening Prayers

Evening Prayers

Monday to Thursday at 9am

Monday to Thursday at 9am

Monday to Thursday at 9am

• Monday to Thursday at 9am - a half-hour service

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‘I

will make your

descendants as

numerous as the stars

in the sky.’ God says

these words to Abraham

(Genesis 22:17), but this was

not the first time that God had

spoken to him. In Genesis 13

Abram is told by God that he will

have many descendants, and

through them all people will be

blessed. But Abram does not

have any children and is 75.

Abram is reminded of this promise

in Genesis 15 and Genesis 17,

and here God changes Abram’s

name to Abraham (which means

father of many). Abraham is 100

when his son Isaac is born.

Sometimes God’s

promises take longer

than we expect to

come to pass. I

guess God sees

time differently

to us.

Isaac, after

growing up

and having

children of his

own, is reminded

of the promise

of ‘descendants as

numerous as the stars’

by God (Genesis 26:4). Later

in the Old Testament it is seen

that God’s promise has been, at

least partly, fulfilled, as Moses

declares that God has made

Abraham’s descendants as

numerous as the stars in the sky

(Deuteronomy 1:10). Many years

later it is affirmed by Nehemiah

too (Nehemiah 9:23).

In the New Testament the

metaphor of descendants of

Abraham being as numerous as

the stars is mentioned (Hebrews

11:12), but the language and

subject considerably develops.

Jesus critiques the Jews for

not recognising who he is, but

instead relying on Abraham as an

ancestor (John 8). It is as if Jesus

rebukes them for ‘inherited faith,’

rather than them recognising

what God is doing in their time,

right in front of their noses.

Furthermore, John the Baptist

slams the religious elite, saying

they shouldn’t trust in being a

descendent of Abraham, because

God can raise up children for

Abraham out of stones! (Matt 3:9)

St Paul, in multiple places in

the New Testament, discusses

Abraham’s descendants as

not just literal ones, but

spiritual ones who

can be grafted in

(eg, Romans 11).

He says that

having faith in

Jesus makes

someone a child

of Abraham

and that if you

belong to Jesus

then you are

‘heirs according

to the promise’

(Galatians 3:7; 3:29).

This promise refers to

receiving the blessing promised

by God to Abram all those years

ago. It is through Jesus, an actual

descendent of Abraham (see

Matthew 1:1-16), that all people

can be blessed. All this talk of

family is really about becoming

children of God, not children of

Abraham. As a child of God, we

can inherit all the good things

he has for us, such as life to the

full (John 10:10) and eternal life

(John 3:16). All we need to do is

believe in Jesus (John 1:12).

Rev James Norris

As Numerous as the Stars

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The Peak’s Darkest Skies

Just a few miles away

from the bright lights of

Sheffield, is a well-known

Peak District beauty spot,

named as one of the best

stargazing places in the country

by leading astronomers.

Surprise View, near

Hathersage, was designated as a

Dark Sky Discovery Site back in

2012.

When it was announced, John

Tanner, a research officer for

the Peak District National Park

Authority and keen astronomer,

said: “Most people know Surprise

View for its panoramic views

of the Hope Valley and the

surrounding landscape, but the

site has more to offer.

“It is 15 times darker than the

centre of Sheffield and because

it’s away from street lights and

the glow of nearby towns and

cities, it means that people are

able to experience the panorama

in the dark sky.

“On a clear night you can

see the Milky Way and the

Andromeda Galaxy – 2.5 million

light years away – the furthest

away feature in the universe that

can be seen with the naked eye.”

John added: “You don’t have

to have expensive equipment to

enjoy the view. You can look up

and see planets, constellations,

meteor showers and satellites

with the naked eye.”

Surprise View is one of three

Dark Skies areas in the Peak

District National Park – the others

are Parsley Hay, off the A515

near Hartington, and Minninglow,

off the A515 at Pikehall.

The national park authority’s

Dark Skies project organises

stargazing events to raise

awareness of the effects of light

pollution and the special qualities

of the night sky in and around the

area.

For more information visit www.

peakdistrict.gov.uk/darkskies

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Passengers (2016)

Directed by Morten Tyldum

did you give up

your life on earth?’

The trailer for

Passengers poses

‘Why

this question.

Passengers is a science-fiction/

romance film starring Oscar

winning actress Jennifer Lawrence

(Silver Linings Playbook, The

Hunger Games series, American

Hustle) and Chris Pratt (Guardians

of the Galaxy, The Lego Movie,

Jurassic World). Aurora Lane

(Lawrence) and Jim Preston (Pratt)

are two of 5,000 passengers on the

spaceship Avalon, which is on its

120-year long trip to Homestead

Two, a planet colonised by

humanity. Along with the 250 crew

members, the passengers are held

in hibernation until the final few

months of the journey in the fully

automated and technologically

advanced Avalon. However,

something goes wrong with Avalon,

causing Aurora and Jim, to wake

up 90 years early. And they can’t

go back to sleep.

All good films ask questions, and

this film asks many. The first, and

probably most obvious, is, why?

Why would someone choose to

Chris Pratt and Jennifer Lawrence

in Passengers

leave Earth and move to another

planet? Would you? People love

to go on holiday and experience

something new, something

different. But this film is not talking

about a short trip to somewhere

else on Earth: this is a one-way

ticket to another planet. Not

only that, but to another century.

Boarding the Avalon means leaving

behind everything apart from

yourself: your planet, your country,

your city, your home, your friends,

your family. Those on the Avalon

have all chosen to do this, none

have been forced into it. As space

travel becomes possible (at a price)

to the public, as global population

continues to increase, as our planet

suffers under the damage humanity

has caused it, will these be actual

decisions in humanity’s future?

The film asks several other key

questions, most of which can not

be shared here without revealing

spoilers. But one that can be

revealed is ‘how do we deal with

disappointment?’ Both Aurora and

Jim have to decide how to live

their lives trapped on a space ship.

This is not what they signed up for.

Passengers not only succeeds as a

film by asking poignant questions,

but by focusing on the development

of the characters as they battle with

their new-found, unplanned and

‘unfair’ existence.

The cast of Passengers is

tiny, but the impact of the film is

huge. The whole film is beautifully

shot and it sucks you in to its

world using Oscar nominated art

direction and music. It makes you

a passenger alongside Aurora and

Jim, challenging you with questions

of ethics, life, death, sacrifice and

love.

Passengers is currently available

to watch on Netflix.

Rev James Norris

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Services at St Chad’s

Music of the Spheres

If asked, what music did

Gustav Holst write, most

people would say The

Planets. They would be right,

of course, though he did write

many other works, now seldom

performed.

Holst’s original idea came from

his interest in astrology, which

suggested the characters of the

seven planets – though expressing

a mood, rather than painting a

picture.

If you were asked to name one

of the movements of the work, you

would probably choose Mars, The

Bringer of War, often used in films

or as background music. Another

choice might be the hymn, I Vow

to Thee My Country – the big tune

in Jupiter, The Bringer of Jollity.

The other movements are less well

known.

Holst wrote seven movements:

Mars, Venue, Mercury, Jupiter,

Saturn, Uranus and Neptune. But,

as every schoolchild knows, there

are nine planets. So, what of the

missing two?

Pluto was only discovered a few

years before Holst’s death, which

explains its absence. But did you

know the gap has been filled? Kent

Nagano, then conducter of the

Halle Orchestra, commissioned

Colin Matthews to write an eighth

movement, Pluto The Renewer,

which was first performed in 2000.

Since the music of Neptune the

Mystic fades into the silence from

which it emerged, why would

anyone want to renew it? I have

to admit, on hearing it, that’s my

opinion, but you must decide for

yourselves. Anyway, Pluto has

since been demoted to a big lump

of rock with a somewhat unusual

orbit.

But what of the other missing

planet? ‘There’s not the smallest

orb that thou behold’st, but in

his motion like an angel sings;

still choiring to the young eyed

cherubim’. So wrote Shakespeare,

and scientists have found that he

was right. Each planet vibrates at

its own particular speed, emitting

waves which could be interpreted

as sound. It has been said that,

in the desert, that sound can

actually be heard. The missing

planet? Earth, of course: a tiny,

insignificant orb of blue; our home,

which we seem bent on destroying.

Holst probably didn’t include it

because the astrologers of old

didn’t regard Earth as a planet, but

as the centre of the universe.

If you were commissioned to

compose a movement entitled

Earth, what would you call it? I

would name it ‘Earth, The Bringer

of Music’; for the God whose hands

flung stars into space ensured

that its inhabitants, from birds,

to whales and mankind, had the

ability to sing and make music. And

sing they do, to this day. From the

Neanderthals, down through King

David to Bach, Beethoven and

modern singers and composers.

Let’s hope they always will.

And, sometimes, I like to think

that God might rest a while and

put on his headphones to drown,

for a while, the noise of the busy

universe, and tune in to listen to

the folk of our little blue planet,

singing their songs of praise to

him.

Oh for a thousand tongues

to sing my Great Redeemer’s

praise...

To spread through all the Earth

abroad, the honour of thy name.

Sung to the tune Lyngham, of

course.

Sylvia Bennett

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An Eternal Perspective

Have you ever wished you could

go back in time and change

an event in your life, or even in

world history – or forward, to

see how history would actually

unfold?

It’s still the stuff of science fiction, but

the concept of time travel goes back

much further than H G Wells’ The Time

Machine to at least the early Christian

era. The Seven Sleepers of Ephesus tells

the story of a group of Christians, who

hid in a cave around 250 AD to escape

persecution by the Roman Emperor

Decius. Having fallen into a miraculous

sleep, they awoke some two centuries

later during the reign of Theodosius

II – to find that the whole

Empire was now Christian!

Other time travel stories,

in which someone

awakens to a different

world, include Rip van

Winkle by Washington

Irving and The Sleeper

Awakes by H G

Wells. However, it is

Wells’ concept of a time

machine that has been

the inspiration for so many

subsequent time travel stories

and films, notably the adapted

DeLorean in Steven Spielberg’s Back to

the Future trilogy.

In 1895, when Wells published his

more famous novel, time was believed

to be, as Sir Isaac Newton had theorised

some two centuries earlier, absolute

and independent of the universe. Ten

years later, Albert Einstein published his

Special Theory of Relativity, followed by

his General Theory in 1916, according

to which, respectively, time is one

dimension of space-time, and space-time

itself is dynamically curved.

Time, therefore, is now understood as

one coordinate for an object’s position

in space-time – now popularly called the

space-time continuum.

Since, in space, the earth is revolving

around the sun, one of many stars

rotating round the centre of our galaxy

– the Milky Way – which is in turn also

moving, a time machine should really be

called a space-time machine. Thus, could

such a device be built, you would need to

input more than Jerusalem’s latitude and

longitude to witness, for example, Jesus’

ascension into heaven.

But, again, what if someone could

go back to before that event,

and alert King Herod to

the infant Jesus’ escape

with his parents to

Egypt – thus preventing

his Father’s plan of

salvation for the human

race? The answer would

depend on whether,

within our space-time

continuum, our timeline

were fixed or dynamic – or

if there were infinite versions

of our continuum, otherwise

known as the multiverse.

If our timeline were fixed, then no time

traveller could change any past event,

including Jesus’ birth, death, resurrection

and ascension, because he or she would

already be part of what has already

happened.

On the other hand, if our timeline

were dynamic, someone could return

to ancient Judea to help King Herod

slaughter the infant Jesus. Or go back

and inadvertently murder his grandfather,

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on Space-Time

thus preventing his own birth – one

of many paradoxes possible within a

dynamic timeline.

Such paradoxes, however, could be

avoided, were our timeline only one of

an infinite number within the multiverse,

which means ‘multiple universes’.

According to this theory, at every split

second, a different parallel version

of our space-time continuum

is created – for example, a

universe in which this edition

of Impact never reached

the present reader.

This takes the concept

of time travel to a

further level where, with

the right technology,

someone might visit

different parallel universes

to see different outcomes

to the history we know –

where, for example, Herod did

kill Jesus with the other infants, thus

preventing his entire salvation mission. Or

where the Jewish nation never existed, so

there could never be a Jewish Messiah

and Saviour of that world.

But what does the Bible say about all

this in our world?

While the Bible is not a scientific

manual, it does give insight into the

nature of the God, whose laws scientists

continue to discover. It reveals he

is eternal (Isaiah 26:4), all-powerful

(Jeremiah 32:17), all-knowing (Isaiah

46:9-10) and unchanging (Numbers

23:19). It further tells us he made a

perfect creation (Genesis 1 and 2),

which was ruined by disobedience to

him (Genesis 3); but that ‘God so loved

the world that he gave his one and only

Son [Jesus], that whoever believes in

him shall not perish but have eternal life’

(John 3:16).

The operative words are ‘whoever’

and ‘world’. Anyone on our planet who

believes in the Lord Jesus Christ can

be saved for all eternity. That would

be impossible in the multiverse – on a

parallel Earth if, for one reason or another,

Jesus had not fulfilled his mission.

Or in a dynamic timeline, if

someone had travelled back

to prevent it.

Our eternal,

omnipotent, omniscient

and immutable God,

however, is greater

than any scientists,

mad or sane, created

by science fiction

writers. And while

the multiverse of the

TV series Sliders or the

dynamic timeline of another,

Timeless, make great stories,

which not only entertain but help us think

about life from other perspectives, only

a capricious God could have created

versions of ourselves, whose salvation

might depend on the invention of a hostile

relative or never happen at all!

If Jesus ‘is the same yesterday and

today and forever’ (Hebrews 13:8), then

this age is proceeding along a fixed

timeline with fixed events, such as his

birth, death, resurrection and ascension,

and will culminate with his return

(Zechariah 14, Matthew 24, Revelation

19:11-16).

In the end, it is all a matter of faith...

and perhaps the fact that no one has ever

returned from the future to tell us time

travel is possible.

Stephen Dowson

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Life-saving Appeal

Bespoke Blinds and Poles

on Hutcliffe Wood Road is

fundraising for a Community

Public Access Defibrillator

(CPAD) outside the showroom.

Westfield Health have very kindly

donated the defibrillator, but they still

need to raise £600 for the cabinet and its

installation.

Defibrillation within three to five

minutes of collapse can produce survival

rates as high as 50 to 70 per cent. This

can be achieved through public access

defibrillation, when a bystander uses

a nearby defibrillator to deliver the first

shock.

Co-owner Neil is a Community First

Responder, and has seen first hand the

benefits that quick action can have on

patients experiencing a cardiac arrest.

Once installed, he is also aiming to

organise free local training on how to use

the defibrillator.

Bespoke Blinds and Poles are also

talking with other businesses to filter this

campaign out to in Woodseats and the

surrounding areas.

Each minute of delay to defibrillation

reduces the probability of survival to

hospital discharge by 10 per cent. In the

UK, fewer than two per cent of victims

have a defibrillator deployed before the

ambulance arrives.

You can donate online at www.

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or pop into the showroom.

Services

May to July 2019

Holy Communion on

1st, 2nd 4th Sundays of the month at

11.00am

Matins on the 5th Sunday 11.00am

Ascension Day May 30th 7pm

Sat 1st June 11-12.30

open for quiet prayers

Evensong on the 3rd Sunday of every

month 3pm.

Heritage Open Days September 2019

Fri 13th, Sat 14th11am - 4pm

Sun 15th 11am - 3pm

followed by Evensong

Open every Sunday All Welcome

Our Services are based on

the Book of Common Prayer

Refreshments are served afterwards

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Her Ladyship’s Girl

by Anwyn Moyle

It’s 1934 and we first meet

16-year-old Anwyn, a girl

from a small Welsh mining

village, on her first day as a

scullery maid, or skivvy, in

a large house in Hampstead in

London.

Through her we are introduced

to ‘the good, the bad and the

ugly’ who make up the staff and

the family of the big house as

she struggles to get to grips with

her duties and life in general,

downstairs as well as upstairs.

Then we go back in time to

Llangynwyd, where Anwyn was

born, to a small back-to-back

terraced house in the shadow

of the slagheaps. There was

appalling poverty and sickness,

and life was grim. She worked

hard but was an avid reader. “I

realised there was more to life

than drudgery and more to the

world than Wales,” she said and,

after leaving school at 14, she

took on a menial job in a hat shop

in the nearest town where she

observed the wealthier wives

of coal managers and took an

interest in fashion.

Back in London, Anwyn

continues her work in the

scullery but, an ‘encounter’ with

the master of the house leads

to her dismissal and a growing

awareness of what life is really

like. She decides to raise her

sights, applies for a post as

a lady’s maid and is, to her

surprise, successful.

Now she enters a whole new

world in Belgravia and becomes

her new mistress’s companion.

No longer an ignorant country

girl, though still a little naïve,

she learns quickly and becomes

more sophisticated day by day.

Unlike her mistress, she reads

newspapers every day and

realises that

women are

starting to

become more

independent.

Europe is in

turmoil after

the First

World War

and the rise

of the new

right-wing

politics.

These are

the days of

Hitler and

later the

Spanish

Civil War

but, within

the high society in which she now

moves, no-one cares – there are

debutante balls, Royal Ascot, the

opera and other more important

pastimes for them.

Anwyn tells of a multitude of

‘adventures’ but, deep down, all

she wants is to become a strong,

independent women with her own

life and her own income.

I hope you’ll enjoy reading

this extraordinary woman’s

autobiography. You’ll discover

some very surprising things about

her as her story unfolds, not least

that she lived to the grand old

age of 94.

What a life – and what a

woman!

Chris Laude

Chris is a member of St

Chad’s Third Age Book Group

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Registers 2019

For Weddings

and Funerals

You don’t have to be a churchgoer

to have a wedding in church or

be ‘religious’ to have a dignifi ed and

meaningful funeral service at St Chad’s.

If you live in the Woodseats or

Beauchief area, St Chad’s would be

delighted to help you, whether it is

planning the Big Day or saying goodbye

to a loved one.

For weddings please contact St Chad’s

church office. For funerals please tell

your funeral director that you would like

to have a church service.

Baptism

March

17 Edith Maria Price

Funerals

March

15 Jack Whitely

20 Pamela Holland

• If you have had a new baby and

would like to celebrate that baby’s birth

with a service in church then please

come to one of our thanksgiving and

baptism mornings at St Chad’s.

The morning will explain the difference

between the two services and give

parents an opportunity

to ask any

questions.

Please call

the church

office on

0114 274

5086 if

you are

interested in

attending.

Are you looking for

a room to hold your

party or meeting?

St Chad’s Church has

two rooms available for

hire at 56 Abbey Lane

Call 0114 274 5086 for details

Every Wednesday

from 9.30-11.30am

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Contacts

WOODSEATS • SHEFFIELD

CHURCH OFFICE 274 5086

Linden Avenue, S8 0GA

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If you want to contact the church offi ce and there is no one available, please leave a

message or send an email and we will get back to you as soon as possible.

Vicar Toby Hole (Vicarage) 274 9302

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Curate James Norris 274 5086

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