St. James’s is in an interregnum until the appointment of a new rector. The interim Rector is Rev. Canon Richard Grosse.[Rector of Aberfoyle and Callander He will have pastoral charge of the congregation during the vacancy and must be consulted in relation to any proposed baptisms, funerals or weddings. His telephone number is 01877 382887 and e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org
SUNDAY 8.30am SERVICE
During the Interregnum there will be an 8.30am service on the first Sunday of the month only.
SUNDAY 25th NOVEMBER
The AGM will be held in the church immediately after the 10.30am service.
SUNDAY 2nd DECEMBER
There will be a Carol Service at 6.30pm to mark the beginning of Advent.
SUNDAY 9th DECEMBER
Bishop Ian Paton, our recently installed bishop, will be the celebrant at our 10.30am service. His first visit to St. James’s.
Young People The first Sunday of the month is an All Age Service in church. There is an area at the back of the church with toys, colouring sheets,crayons etc which children are welcome to use at any time throughout the service. For more information about activities for young people please see the page Spiritual Life and Education – Children’s Programme.
The two organisations which we have picked to support in 2018-2019 are The Bethany Christian Trust (www.bethanychristiantrust.com ) as our home charity and Send a Cow (www.sendacow.org ) as our away charity. These are both very worthwhile causes and I’m sure we all look forward to finding out more about them over the coming year.
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
A DIFFERENT WAY TO SUPPORT ST. JAMES’S
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