Diary

SUNDAY SERVICES
8.30am Said Eucharist
10.30am Service of Sung Eucharist

SUNDAY 20th OCTOBER
The Gathering, 20th Oct, St Ninian’s Cathedral, Perth 1.30pm for 2.30 start, is a get-together for everyone in the Diocese with talks, activities and refreshments. This year it will be followed by Choral Evensong and finishes at 5.30. No booking is necessary and parking is free in Perth on Sundays. Have a guided tour of the newly refurbished cathedral, buy books (cash only) at 10% discount, hear about community outreach, inspiring worship, young people’s experiences of church and much more.

SUNDAY 27th OCTOBER AT 2.30pm
PET SERVICE –
Our annual Pet Service. All owners and pets welcomed (well behaved or not!)

TUESDAY 5th NOVEMBER
Come along to our next POP IN CAFE between 10.am and 12 in the Parish Rooms. Tea, coffee, biscuits and chat. Cost – by donation.

SUNDAY 17th NOVEMBER
A concert by Opus 8 at 3.00pm in the church

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.

CHARITY NEWS
Our charities for 2019-2020 chosen by the congregation are:
The Asra Hawariat School Fund in Ethiopia which offers free, high quality education to some of the poorest children in Ethiopia.

Motor Neurone Disease Scotland.

FOOD BANK
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

SHOPPING ON-LINE?
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