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St Mary's Church, Willesden
 North-west London




North-west London Sacred Harp Singing
St Mary's Church
NW10 2TS
Saturday, 26 September 2009

The second Northwest London Sacred Harp Singing was called to order by Michael Walker leading 45(t). Michael Walker welcomed everyone present. The Rev. David Clues of St. Mary's Church offered the morning prayer. The following officers were elected or appointed to serve: Chairman—Michael Walker;Arranging Committee—Ian West, Sarah West; Secretary—Margaret Gillanders, Judy Whiting. 

Leaders: Judy Whiting 171; Ted Brown 47(t); Margaret Gillanders 313(t); Ian West 135; Helen Brown 422; Sarah West 299; Shelby Sampson 68(b); Chris Brown 28(b); Steve Fletcher 48(t); Edwin Macadam 172; Sharon Langridge 63; Sheila Girling Macadam (for Mick Verrier) 272; Jacqui Selby-Macleod 82(t); Michael Walker 89; Margaret Gillanders 203; Ted Brown 97; Sarah West 370; Judy Whiting 512.


Ian West called the class back with 276. Leaders: Helen Brown 39(t); Chris Brown 476; Shelby Sampson 501(b); Edwin Macadam 472; Sharon Langridge 38(b); Steve Fletcher 189; Sheila Girling Macadam 506; Jacqui Selby-Macleod 277; Michael Walker 192; Margaret Gillanders 503; Ted Brown 43; Sarah West 432; Ian West (for Dave Richardson) 1 05; Judy Whiting 527; Helen Brown 33t; Edwin Macadam (for Rachel Jordan) 183; Shelby Sampson 209; Chris Brown 35, Sharon Langridge 480; Steve Fletcher 65; Sheila Girling Macadam 168; Jacqui Selby-Macleod 131(b).  Catherine McArdle offered grace for the noon meal.


Margaret Gillanders called the class back with 84. Leaders: Michael Walker 134; Jan Lawrence 268; Ted Brown 445; Judy Whiting 511; Sarah West 430; Edwin Macadam 441; Shelby Sampson 474; Helen Brown 319; Ian West 312(b); Steve Fletcher 383; Sharon Langridge 496; Jacqui Selby-Macleod 314; Sheila Girling Macadam 330(b).

The memorial lesson was conducted by Chris Brown. The following deceased were remembered: Jean Cousins, Margaret Clay, David Williams, Johnny Collins, David Little, Trevor Sanderson, Cecily Blunt, Stan Shaw, Rose Adelaide Baker (Lowell, Massachusetts), Gladys Buchanan, Deirdre Powell, Michael Bickel, Alf Reeves-Eastwood, John Etheridge, Florida; Denson Hinton, Alabama; Dr. Bill Reynolds, Tennessee; James Oss, Indiana; Marie Holloway, Takoma Park, Maryland; Jack Walne. Chris Brown led 510 in their memory. The sick and housebound lesson was conducted by Maggie Eiseman-Renyard. The names of the sick and housebound included: Alan Jackson, John Plunkett, Paul Ruth, Mel Browne, Helen Bushell, Leo McGuigan, Kathy Armstrong, Alex Stabler, Hannah Field, Lauren Stabler, David Lee (Essex, England), Maureen Gamlin, June Powell, Erik Mogensen, Sofi Mogensen, Dave Richardson, Anne Milne, Jack. Michael Walker led 70(t) for them. Ted Brown offered prayer and the memorial and sick and housebound lessons were closed.


Ted Brown called the class back with 77. Leaders: Margaret Gillanders 182; Edwin Macadam 236; Jan Lawrence 178; Judy Whiting 466; Chris Brown 479; Sarah West 547; Shelby Sampson 344; Helen Brown 345(b); Steve Fletcher 481; Sheila Girling Macadam 442; Ian West 32(t); Sharon Langridge 270; Ian West 32(t); Jacqui Selby-Macleod 278(t); Michael Walker 417. 

Following announcements, Michael Walker led 62, and Ted Brown offered the closing prayer. The class was dismissed.

Chairman - Michael Walker, Secretaries - Margaret Gillanders, Judy Whiting.




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