May The Fourth Be With You

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The fourth song to be featured in next week’s Sunday Assembly is…. I’m a Believer (https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=EaKDOYTZbJg) Originally written and recorded by Neil Diamond, this became a big hit for the Monkees in 1966. But this is the Smash Mouth version, which is probably a bit different in some ways that people might know about. On […]

Sunday Assembly 28th September – Songs

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When it comes to group musical performances I tend to be at one with the Headmaster of Hogwarts School of Witchcraft and Wizardry:  “Everyone pick their favorite tune,” said Dumbledore, “and off we go!” But if you’d like to stick to the officially prescribed tunes at the next Sunday Assembly, here are some useful resources: […]

Future dates

Unconfirmed dates for future Sunday Assemblies: 8th June, 13th July, 10th August, 28th September Sunday Assembly Volunteering Day of Action: 7th June (after World Environment Day on 6th June).  Sunday Assemblies across the world are aiming to do thousands of hours of volunteering on that day

Pale Blue Dot

Read by Martin Burch at our Sunday Assembly on 6th April 2014, this is an excerpt from Carl Sagan’s book “Pale Blue Dot”.  You can read it in context at http://www.planetary.org/explore/space-topics/earth/pale-blue-dot.html  and you can see the image highlighted at https://upload.wikimedia.org/wikipedia/commons/7/71/PaleBlueDot.jpg or the original at http://visibleearth.nasa.gov/view.php?id=52392 Look again at that dot. That’s here. That’s home. That’s […]

How about a different style of music?

Please post in the comments (below) or contact us if you can sing or play a musical instrument or lead a small band – or if you know someone who can. Part of what makes a Sunday Assembly so enjoyable is having live music.  We need more than one group of musicians to help us […]