FOURTH SUNDAY OF LENT
Please remember in your prayers: Philip May, Oliver Thomas, Alex Marchant, Beth Wood, Amy Knox, Sholto Steel, Rowan Huggit, Callum Hollinger, Valery Glover, Maximillian Hazlett, Elizabeth Campbell and Katrina Wilson
In remembrance of: Liz Barfoot (All Saints Challoch)
Due to temporary precautions re Coronavirus, the Scottish College of Bishops has directed us to suspend all public worship services with effect from Sunday, 22nd March until further notice. However, St.Mary's Church WILL BE OPEN for quiet prayer and reflection on Sundays from 9.30 to 10.15am and on Wednesdays from 10 to 10.30 am The Rector will be available for all pastoral emergencies; please telephone: 01557 620132 or 07900231360. Updated reading /pewsheets will be available as guides for spiritual direction. All other church activities are presently in abeyance. We do regret any inconvenience. Stephen Hazlett
Coronavirus Guidance Update
On the board in the porch there is a notice from the College of Bishops about this update.
Stewartry Food Bank
Many thanks for recent donations. The next collection hopefully, is 14th April.
Redemptorist Reading Sheets
The subscription for the magazine is now due. It remains at £10 per individual/family and payable to the treasurer.
Stewartry Council of Voluntary Service (SCVS) has applied to the D&G Anti-Poverty Fund to continue their work with the Stewartry Food Bank and other worthy services, including printing the Link and work for the joint account. Their application has progressed to the next stage, which is voting for them online by 4th April: https://dga.communitychoices.scot/ This link will give you the opportunity to vote for SCVS, which would be greatly appreciated, and for another 2 projects of your choice.
The Scottish Episcopal Church will this Sunday begin video coverage of its Eucharistic Services via its website at www.scotland.anglican.org/broadcast-sunday-worship The first broadcast, led by the Primus, will be broadcast at 11am on Sunday 22nd March.
The National Day of Prayer 22nd March
There is a notice with information of this on the board.
Notices by Thursday please
Tel: 01557 814205