The Anglican Church in The Hague

Posts by Matt Thijs

Planned Giving Programme

Every year, we ask our members to consider their financial contribution to the work of the church through our Planned Giving Programme (PGP). People sometimes ask what it means to be a member of the Anglican Church – one of the ways is to help us financially so that we can pay staff members, maintain our…

Sponsor Mark’s Kenyan Marathon!

On 26th October, Mark Jones will be running a marathon in Kenya to raise money for Five Talents, which is a micro-finance organisation. As if that isn’t impressive enough, he’ll also be running at an altitude of 2000m! Please offer your support and sponsorship at https://www.impactmarathon.com/fundraising/marks-kenyan-marathon.

This Sunday: Choral Evensong

You are warmly invited to join us on Sunday evening (27th August) at 5:00pm for the start of our new Choral Evensong season. Worship will be led by Christina Edelen and our Church Choir. There will be a reception in the Church Lounge following the service. Below you will find the dates for our other Choral Evensong services.

Funeral Patrick Hoff

Patrick Hoff’s funeral will be taking place on Saturday August 5th at 11am in our church. All are invited. Rouwkaart (Funeral Notification) – in Dutch  Translation:  Patrick is at home and there will be opportunity to visit on Tuesday 1 August from 1-3pm and Wednesday 2 August from 1-3pm. There will be an opportunity to say…

Chaplaincy Safeguarding Protocol 2017

In order to keep our adults and children safe, our church places an important emphasis on Safeguarding. Recently, the Chaplaincy Church Council agreed to implement the Chaplaincy Safeguarding Protocol 2017, which you can download here. If you are a lay volunteer at church, and are not already in the process of being safeguard vetted, please…

Ordination of Guy Diakiese Matumona

On 2 July 2017, Bishop Robert ordained Guy Diakiese Matumona as Deacon at the Pro-Cathedral of Holy Trinity Brussels. Congratulations to Guy! Article: http://holytrinity.be/2017/07/03/ordination-guy-diakiese-matumona-deacon/ Photos (thanks to Moses Akena): https://www.flickr.com/photos/150748985@N03/

Sponsor Andrew to Climb Mt Kilimanjaro

At the end of August, I am planning to climb Mt Kilimanjaro in Tanzania, to raise money for a cancer charity, and I would be very grateful if you would consider sponsoring me. You can find more details at www.justgiving.com/fundraising/Andrew-Gready – many thanks. Having climbed Kili, I will go on to Uganda to visit Luweero and…

Ordination Announcement

It is with great joy that Bishop David announces that Guy Diakiese will be ordained as deacon on Sunday 2 July at 10:30am in the Pro-Cathedral of the Holy Trinity, Brussels. After his ordination, Guy will serve with us as assistant curate. Congratulations Guy! Read the full announcement here. For those of you who would…

Mission: 10km for summer camp in the West Bank

Please read about Anastasia Hacopian‘s initiative to raise money for a summer camp on the Westbank, which is an initiative of our Mission Partner Tabitha Ministries. We encourage the whole church to support Anastasia and this important project, and to give generously! https://www.generosity.com/community-fundraising/10km-for-summer-camp-in-the-west-bank