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visiting on holiday, our door is always open. The minister, Rev Hugh
congregation extend a warm welcome to all visitors every Sunday
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|Tom Mullins and friends entertain - 23 April|
evening at St. Mungo's listening to Tom Mullins and friends sing a wide
range of popular music from shows and films. Joining Tom were Kate,
Megan, Conal, Meg and Benjy. Over 70 people joined the audience
to experience the wealth of talent of this young ensemble who have
only recently got together as a group. They are sure to go far.
Donations from members of the audience raised £350 for
church funds. Full story soon.
|New Minister to preach Sunday 30 April|
instructed by the Interim Moderator Yvonne Atkins, the Rev Hugh
Donaldson read an edict to the congregation, prior to the start of the
morning service on Sunday 16 April 2017.
meeting held in Craigmillar Park church Edinburgh, on Sunday 12 March
2017, the St. Mungo's Nominating Committee chose the person they wish
to propose to our congregation to be our new minister. His name is the
Rev John Urquhart. Full Story
|Doubting Thomas. Weakness or Stength 23 April |
Rev Hugh Davidson's theme for this first Sunday following the Easter
resurrection of Jesus was 'Doubting Thomas'. Was he weak in daring to
doubt that Jesus had indeed risen from the dead, or strong, in that he
dared to question the Lord and see for himself the holes in His hands
and wound in His side?
Celebration of Gifts & Praise Service - 8 & 9 April
exhibition of St. Mungo's activities attracted many visitors to the
church hall on Saturday 8 April to see a wide range of displays, and to
talk to the exhibitors.
On Sunday 9th, Palm Sunday, we held a
Praise Service, led by member Joan Cape, with muscians Graham McDonald
on piano, Caroline Toms on guitar, and Neil Cape on bass guitar leading
the Praise Service around 50 of the congregation enjoyed a soup, bread and cheese lunch (with tea&coffee), hosted
by the Monday & Wednesday Bible Study groups.
Exhibition Story Palm Sunday Praise Service Story
|April 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]
|Church Leaders Abseil Forth Bridge - 28 May|
Figures from the Kirk will abseil down the iconic bridge to raise funds for Scotland's largest social care provider, CrossReach.
Principal Clerk of the General Assembly of the Church of Scotland and
former Moderator, the Very Rev Dr John Chalmers, will be joined by the
outgoing Moderator, the Rt Rev Dr Russell Barr and the retiring chief
executive of CrossReach, Peter Bailey.
|Quiz Night - Monday 22 May|
for your diary. The annual Penicuik Churches Working Together Quiz Night will see
teams from all the churches pitting their wits to win the 'Smart
Alec' top prize trophy.
Always a good evening, complete with refreshements.
Write the date in your diary now.
Starts 7.30pm in the church hall.
|Penicuik: St Mungo’s is currently
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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.
Updated 24 April 2017
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