to our Church
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 Hugh
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
| Hurricane Matthew Appeal - 23 October |
Christian Aid Hurricane Matthew appeal buckets in the church over the
past three weeks collected £153, and with many Gift Aid additions
comes to around £185. Many thanks to all who contributed to help
those losing everything.
| Classical Youth Concert - 15 October |
Mungo's played host to the Classical Youth Concert, arranged by the
Rotary of Penicuik. Some 100 people swelled the audience to hear (R to
L) Tenor Marcus Swietlicki, Fraser Jamieson on piano, Ewan Booth on Saxophone.and Zoe Galbraith on Clarsach. Full Story
| Messy Church - 30 October |
The theme for Messy Church on Sunday October 30th is
'Salt and Light'.
Do we allow our light to shine out, or do we choose to “hide it
under a bucket”? How can we shine more brightly? How do we add
“flavour” to the community? In other words…how do we
make a difference?
Meets in St. Mungo's church hall 4.00pm to
6.00pm. Crafts, fun, celebration and a hot meal for all the family.
Families with children always welcome.
|Coffee Morning - 1 October|
Mungo's church hall was filled with visitors enjoying fresh coffee
and cake, while supporting the World's Biggest Coffee Morning
Saturday 1st October.
An amazing £400 in donations and funds
raised were donated to
Macmillan Cancer Support Full story
|October Prayer Prompts|
Visit our Prayer Prompts, page for items to add to your daily prayers. 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]
|Guild new season Calendar 2016/17 |
new season Guild programme calendar is now published. With a range of
very interesting topics and speakers, this new season promises
something for everyone. Coming shortly on October 31st, a Coffee
Evening with the Junior Jazz Group led by the well known musician
Graham McDonald on the piano. Check out the full programme now.
|Penicuik: St Mungo’s is currently
For further details of the unrestricted
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|Sister Rita to the Rescue - BBC 1 October 31st
Many will remember Sister Rita Lee at the official opening
of the Food Facts and Friends Drop In Centre and foodbank in St.
Mungo's Church Hall back in June. You may also recall the BBC film crew
that filmed the event. You can see this among the other good work in
'Sister Rita Lee to the rescue series 2' on BBC one from Monday 31st
October from about 9am for over a week.
The team from Food Facts
Friends in Penicuik will be part of this tv series in Manchester and in
Penicuik. Put the dates in your diary now.
|Future of the Church Roadshows|
Kirk leaders are going ‘On the
Road’ this autumn to offer congregations across Scotland an
opportunity to voice their opinions about the future direction of the
Church of Scotland.
The roadshows will visit 15
sites across the country to share new ideas and hold discussions on
issues such as the future of ministry and discipleship. Full
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
PLEASE let us know if you would like a
visit or know
of anyone else who does. You can either phone Margaret
(672347), or fill in a Care Card (available at front and side entrances
of church) and put it in the box in the vestibule.
Card can also be used for prayer requests.