HOLY WEEK SERVICES– You will be most welcome at all or any of these servicesSunday 9th April -Palm Sunday – 8.30 Said Eucharist, 9.30 Discussion Group (Parish Rooms), 10.30 Eucharist with palms, music and dramatic reading of the PassionMonday 10th April – Stations of the Cross 7pmTuesday 11th April – Stations of the Cross 7pmWednesday 12th April – Shared Service in Dollar Parish Church 7pmThursday 13th April -Maundy Thursday Service with hand washing, Eucharist and vigilFriday 14th April – Good Friday Service 2pmSaturday 15th April – 11am Children help make the Easter Garden, 7pm Service for Holy SaturdaySunday 16th April – Easter – 8.30 Said Eucharist, 9.30 Discussion Group (Parish Rooms), 10.30 Eucharist with music followed by Easter egg hunt in church gardens
LENT STUDY COURSE
This year we will be watching a DVD of The History of Christianity by Diarmaid Mac Culloch followed by discussion and reflection. The meetings will take place in the Parish Rooms on Thursday at 10.30( after the 9.45am Eucharist) for 10.45 and 7.00pm on March 2nd, 9th, 16th, 30th and April 6th. All are welcome
CHARITY COLLECTIONS 2016-1017
The charities chosen by the congregation for 2016-2017 are Reach Out with Arts in Mind and The Uphill Trust.
Reach Out is a self managed group based in Alloa providing opportunites for a wide variety of arts and crafts to adults experinecing mental ill health, carers and others experiiencing barriers to mainstream services.
The Uphill Trust is based in Dollar and supports the development of a primary school from over 200 children in rural western Uganda
There is a box at the back of the church for donations of food (non-perishable items only) to help stock the food bank in Sauchie which is helping to meet the basic needs of those in want during these difficult economic times. Contact person: Sybil Brinham
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