St Mary's pewsheet 12-8-18

Please remember in your prayers:  Jill Hoyle, Sholto Steel, John Philip, Oliver Thomas, Beth Wood, Alex Marchant, Philip May, Valery Glover, Elizabeth Campbell, Rowan Huggit, Bina Caulfield and Pat McKenzie.

In remembrance, with thanksgiving, for the life of Robin Dean.

This Week    

Sunday, 12th August   Eleventh  Sunday after Trinity 

9.30am Sung Eucharist

Please join us for coffee after the service.

Wednesday,    15th August

9.30am Holy Communion

Next week

Sunday, 19th August      Twelfth Sunday after Trinity

9.30am Sung Eucharist

Wednesday,   22nd August    Rev. Yvonne Glass

9.30am Holy Communion


Diary Dates

Sunday,19th August 3.00pm

Ecumenical Service at Dundrennan Abbey led by Father Willy McFadden

23rd - 27th August

Grand Flower Festival, to celebrate 150 years of worship at St.John's Dumfries. Please see the poster in the porch for all details.

Thursday, 30th August 7.30pm

David Mackay of Gatehouse is organising an evening of French Organ Music in aid of the Food Bank. The concert will be held in Gatehouse Parish Church and will include French refreshments during the interval.

Tuesday,18th September 7.00pm

Bishop Gregor has kindly agreed, in one of his last services before retirement, to participate in a service of Thanksgiving to bless our recently refurbished stained glass windows. We urgently need help to organise this so the Rector is calling a meeting for this purpose on Friday, 17th Aug. 5.30pm in church.  

Sunday, 8th September 3.00pm

TONGLAND ABBEY 800th Anniversary. An historical service, pageant, special choral music and possible television coverage commemorating this, is being organised by the Rector, Rev. Val Ott, Father William McFadden and the historian Donald Henry. Please put this in your diary now.

Data Protection Law

On 25th May the Data Protection Law changed. We are documenting where any personal data related to St. Mary's is held. If you hold any personal data relating to St. Mary's please add your name and relevant details to the form in the porch. There are also spare Consent Declaration forms. Many thanks. St. Mary's Vestry

Holiday Cover

The Rector will be on holiday from 20th August to  8th September. Pastoral cover will be undertaken by Revs. Denis Samways and Yvonne Glass. Services; Wed. 22nd,Sun.26th Aug. Rev Yvonne Glass, Wed.29th Aug. Rev. Denis Samways, Sun.2nd Sept. Rt. Rev. Gordon Mursell.

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