Diary

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

FROM THURSDAY 28th NOVEMBER
The Advent Study groups will commence on Thursday the 28th November and will continue each Thursday morning, at 10.30am following the  Eucharist which is at 9.45.am. We will be looking in more depth at the Christmas readings.Each session stands alone so do come along if you are able.

POP IN CAFE
Pop In Cafe in the Parish Rooms on Tuesday 3rd December from 10-12.Tea, coffee, biscuits and good company.

CHRISTMAS SERVICES
Sunday 22nd December at 6.30pm
Nine Lessons and Carols

Tuesday 24th December – Christmas Eve
4.30pm Christingle  – a service for all the family, lasting about 40 minutes
11.30pm  – Midnight Mass

Wednesday 25th December – Christmas Day
8.30am Said Eucharist
10.30am Christmas Family Eucharist

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?
St. James’s is  registered with easyfundraising.com. If you shop on-line with any of over 3000 well known retailers listed on easyfundraising.org.uk a percentage of what you spend is passed to St. James the Great Episcopal Church-Dollar at no additional cost to yourself. We have now raised over £150 for St. James’s. Please register to support us today at https://www.easyfundraising.org.uk/causes/stjamesdollar