Each guest speaker will introduce a poem, share why they have chosen it and what it means for them in terms of Lent and Easter. There will be an opportunity for individual reflection followed by a brief time of sharing thoughts and feelings
St John’s Episcopal Church in Princes Street will be holding services of Compline and a reflection on Wednesdays through Lent, at 7.30pm. All are welcome
Jennie Dawson invites anyone interested to join an ecumenical group to use “The Little Book of Lent” – daily readings and prayers, with the group meeting once a week to discuss insights etc. The book costs £4.99 and is available online or from Waterstones. Please let Jennie know if you are interested – email@example.com. If more than 8 people get in touch we will have more than one group!
Perth Shawl Ministry has been busy knitting angels; they have a good number of these, and they are available to any churches who may wish to use them in the lead up to Christmas
The Salvation Army are once again doing their Christmas toy appeal for families who may be unable to afford gifts for their children. Toys can be donated in at The Salvation Army at 77, South Street, up until 14th December, with it being items for both boys and girls aged anywhere from birth to 16 collected and then distributed.
We are delighted that this year our annual PACT Carol service will be held in St John’s RC Church in Melville Street, on Friday 21st December at 7pm – a warm invitation is given to people from all churches (or none) to come and join us as we celebrate the Incarnation.
Our Churches Together choir will be led this year by Michael Ellacott, and he would love a large choir. There will be three rehearsals, held in St John’s Episcopal Church, Princes Street, on three Sunday afternoons – 2nd, 9th and 16th December at 3p.m. – all welcome!
Sadly, the Taize/Iona worship on Sunday November 4th at St Ninian’s Cathedral will be the last – we have been asked by St Ninian’s to make this announcement.
St Matthew’s Church – concert by Perthshire Brass in aid of Guild project in Haiti – 7.30pm, tickets £7.
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