St Mary's pewsheet 18-2-2018

Please remember in your prayers:  Grant Oliver, Elizabeth Campbell, Philip May, John Philip, Rowan, Sholto Steel, Jill Hoyle, Alex Marchant, Oliver Thomas, Valery Glover and Beth Wood

Please pray for the soul of  Nan Gibson.

This Week

Sunday, 18th  February   First Sunday of Lent

9.30am Sung Eucharist

Please join us for coffee.

Wednesday,  21st   February

9.30am Holy Communion

12.20pm Meditation for Lent in the Parish Church 12.30pm Lent Lunch in the Parish Hall

 

Next Week

Sunday, 25th February   Second Sunday of Lent

9.30am Sung Eucharist

Wednesday, 28th February

9.30am Holy Communion

 

Bishop's Lent Appeal

This year's appeal is for Motor Neurone Disease.

If you wish to make donations to this appeal, jars are available in the porch.

Link Magazine

Subscriptions are now due for 2018. The annual charge is £10 per individual or family. Please pay the treasurer by cash or cheque. If anyone needs the magazine to be posted please provide an address.

There is a box in the porch for subscriptions which will be collected by the treasurer.

Diary Dates

Friday, 23rd February from 2.00pm

The Gathering - an event for Christian Aid at St. John's Dumfries. Please see the notice board for all details.

Friday, 2nd March 2.00pm

World Day of Prayer Service at St. Mary's

Tuesday,24th April 12.30 – 2.00

Nineteenth Theological Meeting, Dalbeattie

Pancake Event

Our thanks to Liz for organising the pancake party and for preparing, with Hazel, lots of pancakes. All that we had to do was eat them. Many thanks, not only to those who came to eat but to all who helped and to raise £93 for church funds.

 

Notices by Thursday each week please

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   Tel: 01557 814205

If you miss the notices on a Sunday, they are updated each week on to the website.

Church Website: www.greyfriarsstmarys.org.uk

St Mary's pewsheet 11-2-2018

Please remember in your prayers:  Grant Oliver, Elizabeth Campbell, Philip May, John Philip, Rowan, Sholto Steel, Jill Hoyle, Alex Marchant, Oliver Thomas, Valery Glover and Beth Wood

Please pray for the soul of: Ian Duncan, Bishop Gregor's brother

This Week

Sunday, 11th  February   Sunday next before Lent

9.30am Sung Eucharist

Please join us for coffee.

Wednesday,  14th  February  Ash Wednesday

9.30am Holy Communion and Imposition of Ashes

12.20  Meditation for Lent in the Parish Church

12.30 Lent Lunch in the Parish Hall

7pm Holy Communion in Greyfriars with Imposition of Ashes.

Next Week

Sunday, 18th  February   First Sunday  of Lent

9.30am Sung Eucharist

Wednesday, 28th February

9.30am Holy Communion

 

Bishop's Lent Appeal

This year's appeal is for Motor Neurone Disease.

If you wish to make donations to this appeal, jars will be available in the porch from Ash Wednesday.

Palm Crosses

If you wish to, please bring any palm crosses to church so that the ash from them can be used on Ash Wednesday.

Link Magazine

Subscriptions are now due for 2018. The annual charge is £10 per individual or family. Please pay the treasurer by cash or cheque. If anyone needs the magazine to be posted please provide an address.

There is a box in the porch for subscriptions which will be collected by the treasurer.

Stewartry Food Bank

The next collection will be 13th February. Last month, 20 parcels were handed out. Stocks are fairly healthy but foods running short are coffee, sugar, spreads (jams and savoury), puddings, toothpaste and shampoo. Thank you for your continuing support.

 

Diary Dates

Tuesday.13th February 2.30pm

The Parish Church Guild invites all to listen to a talk 'A Diplomatic Life,' given by Marjka VanDruenlittel.

Friday, 23rd February from 2.00pm

The Gathering - an event for Christian Aid at St. John's Dumfries. Please see the notice board for all details.

Friday, 2nd March 2.00pm

World Day of Prayer Service at St. Mary's

Tuesday,24th April 12.30 – 2.00

Nineteenth Theological Meeting, Dalbeattie

 

Notices by Thursday each week please

   Email: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

   Tel: 01557 814205

If you miss the notices on a Sunday, they are updated each week on to the website.

Church Website: www.greyfriarsstmarys.org.uk