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Sunday Service - 20 Jan
We continue our worship of God at St. Mungo's with our service starting at 11.00am., when will be led by Rev John Urquhart.
Remember that our Sunday worship during January will be in the Church Hall, as access to the church is restricted during the town centre improvement.


Bible Group  - 14 Jan

The Monday bible Study group restart the new year programme on monday 14 January at 7.30pm in the Church Hall.

Session Meeting - 15 Jan

Elders of the Kirk Session meet Tuesday 15th at 7.30pm in the church hall.
A short Congregational Board meeting will be held prior to the Kirk Session, at 7.15pm the same evening.
Welcome to our Church
God's word transcends all boundaries and we at St. Mungo's work to spread His word. Our website is one more way to reach our community. If you live nearby then we would be pleased to see you anytime, and if you are visiting on holiday, our door is always open. The minister, Rev John Urquhart and congregation extend a warm welcome to all visitors every Sunday morning, and to all our activities. For pastoral and other enquiries please contact Margaret Webster on 01968 672347

The Story of the Bible - 13 January
John returned to lead our Sunday service, which again took place in the church hall. John reminded us that this Sunday was St. Mungo’s, whom our church name is taken, 1406th anniversary.

Taking the theme of the Story of The Bible John showed us a video in the informal time that took us on a trip through the Old Testament and the arrival of Jesus and the New Testament. The readings from Joshua and Romans took us father as did John’s sermon.

January  Prayer Prompts
 Prayer Prompts 
Welcome to this issue of Prayer Prompts. You will find personal and local situations highlighted as well as national and international issues. They’re all part of God’s world, and He cares about them all.   [ Prayer Prompts]
Coming Soon : Burns Supper - 25 January

St. Mungo's invites you to join our Burns Supper celebration on Friday 25th January at 7.30pm in the church hall. A traditional 'haggis and neep' supper will be followed by an evening of entertainment. Not to be missed.  Tickets out NOW from Agnes Ovenstone
'Jesus at Home'  weekend of teaching: Biggar Kirk - 25/26 January 
Michele and Peter Guinness - a weekend of teaching at Biggar Kirk. The theme for the weekend is 'Jesus at Home'
Saturday 26t
Christmas at St. Mungo's
Read all about the Christmas activities at St. Mungo's from Advent right through to Watchnight. Includes advent services, nativity play, Christmas Eve all age celebration with praise group, and watchnight, plus more. See and listen again to them all
h January: Ladies Session at 10.30am -12pm in St Mary's Hall, ML12 6DE Biggar. Join us for coffee and pastries with Michele speaking - open to women only.
Saturday 26th January:
Evening worship at 7pm with Pete Crockett and teaching by Michele and Peter Guinness in Biggar Kirk
Sunday 27th January: Sunday service at 11.15am led by Michele and Peter at Biggar Kirk.
If you are interested in going to any of the sessions,  please give your name to Margaret Webster 672347 and please let her know if you can help with transport or if you would like a lift.    Full Details
Christmas at St. Mungo's
Read all about the Christmas activities at St. Mungo's from Advent right through to Watchnight. Includes advent services, nativity play, Christmas Eve all age celebration with praise group, and watchnight, plus more
 
Pastoral Visiting Team 
A caring team of people who visit folks we know about who are just home from hospital, or who are housebound, living alone, bereaved, unable to come to church or needing a bit of company for whatever reason.

PLEASE let us
know if you would like a visit or know of anyone else who does.  You can either phone Margaret Webster (672347), or fill in a Care Card (available at front and side entrances of church) and put it in the box in the vestibule.

The Card can also be used for prayer requests.

Updated 14January 2019
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- Jim Paterson

Penicuik: St. Mungo's Parish Church (Church of Scotland). Scottish Charity No SC005838