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Communion Service 28 May
us at 11.00am as we worship God, and celebrate the sacrament of the
Last Supper. A warm welcome to the Rev Hugh Davidson, who will return to lead our worship, and communion. All
Kirk Abseil - 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.
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
|Quiz Night - Monday 22 May|
teams pitted their wits and scratched their heads over the range of
brain teasers at the annual inter Penicuik churches quiz night on
Monday 22nd May. Categories included History, British Isles geography,
Acronyms, general knowledge, and of course the Bible. With a break half
way for refreshments the evening was a great laugh and enjoyed by all.
Full story soon.
|Messy Church - Sunday 28 May 4.00pm|
Mungo's Hall for our session of fun, fellowship and food (hot
dinner) for families with children of primary school age.
months theme ‘A still small voice’. How God speaks to us,
often quietly. Crafts and time of celebration in the church. Come
along and find what that’s all about.
Further information from Joan Cape 674276.
|Christian Aid - Sunday 21 May|
celebrated the end of Christian Aid Week by looking at the breadth of
outreach the charity has achieved in over 60 years, and continues to
In the service, led by the Elders, as our minister Hugh was
still on 'sick leave', and our Session clerk, Sandy Robertson, who would
normally lead, was also incapacitated.
Eric Marchant closed our service with a superb review of the mornings service, leaving us with much to think about.
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]
fully symphonic concert of praise and worship in the stunning
surroundings of St Mary's Episcopal cathedral in Edinburgh and Glasgow
Cathedral. The event will be led by Origin's Exile Choir and Chamber
Saturday 3 June: Glasgow Cathedral
Sunday 4 June: St Mary's Episcopal Cathedral, Edinburgh
is no charge for the tickets, but there will be a collection on the
night. Suggested donation is at least £10 per ticket. Full Details and ticket booking
|The Unforgiving Servant - 30 April|
This months theme: Forgiveness – “The Unforgiving Servant”We
took the parable of the king who wanted to settle
accounts with his servants. A man
who owed him ten thousand bags of gold was brought to
him. Since he was not able to pay, the master ordered that he
and his wife and his children and all that he had be sold to repay
the debt. At this the servant fell on his knees before
him. ‘Be patient with me,’ he begged, ‘and I
will pay back everything.’ The servant’s master took pity
on him, canceled the debt and let him go. Full Story
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 May 2017
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