Church Notices 13/1/19

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David Sinclair is our Mission Partner, with his wife Mary, with the Evangelical Church of the Czech Brethren (ECCB). Their latest news is on Display on the noticeboard and on the website.  (Pictured above)

Praise Gathering will return to Perth Concert Hall on Saturday 15th June 2019 with special guest Graham Kendrick. Over 300 singers have already registered for the choir, the number will be capped around 400. Register for the choir via website there are no auditions, 10 rehearsals. Contact Fiona if you would like to listen to our complimentary copy of last year’s CD.

Smalls for All – Thanks to all who have supported this project. So far we have received over 100 pairs of new pants and dozens of old bras for recycling. Our collecting will continue until the end of January.

Thank you for supporting the Christian Aid Christmas Appeal at Messy Church, Carols at the Mill, Sunday morning services, Christmas Eve Christingle and at our joint service with St Columba’s Scottish Episcopal church and Auchtergaven and Moneydie Parish Church. Thank you also for supporting the Messy Nativity Sheep trail where a number of the sheep were auctioned for Christian Aid! We raised a total of £450 for Christian Aid to support peacemakers.

The foodbank currently need: Packet and tinned puddings, tinned fruit and tinned veg, pasta sauce, men’s razors, unisex shampoo and deodorant, toothbrushes.

The Kirk Session meet on Tuesday 15th January 2019.

The Kirk Session meet on Wednesday 16th January 2019.

Church Notices 23/12/18

Next Sunday the 30th Decmber the service will be a joint service at St Columba’s Scottish Episcopal Church at 11.15am. No service at Luncarty or Bankfoot. “Joy to the World” Christmas Songs of Praise.

Our Christingle Family service will be Christmas Eve Monday 24th December 6.30pm in Luncarty Church Centre. There will be an option to do carol singing or making a Chrstingle during the service.

Our Watchnight service will be Christmas Eve Monday 24th December 11.30pm in Bankfoot Church Centre.

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The Messy Nativity Sheep Trail winners were announced last Sunday and those sheep are now cuddled in bed. A silent auction of the remaining sheep has already raised over £150 for Christian Aid, last few remaining today and tomorrow!

Advent and Christmas 2018

Advent & Christmas Services 2018

Sunday 2nd Dec 2018 1st Sunday in Advent:

10am Stanley Village Hall

11.15am Bankfoot Church Centre

7pm Christian Aid Carol service Bankfoot Church Centre

Sunday 9th Dec 2018 2nd Sunday in Advent:

10am Luncarty Church Centre

11.15am Bankfoot Church Centre

11.15am St Columba’s Scottish Episcopal Church, Stanley

Thursday 13th Dec 2018

7pm Carols at the Mill, with Stanley Men’s Shed, Mince Pies & Mulled Wine

Sunday 16th Dec 2018 3rd Sunday in Advent:

10am Stanley Village Hall

11.15am Bankfoot Church Centre

3 to 5pm Messy Church Advent Family Fun Luncarty Church Centre

Thursday 20th Dec 2018 (this has been changed from the Tuesday)

6pm Carol Service, St Columba’s Scottish Episcopal Church, Stanley

Friday 21st Dec 2018

7pm PACT Carol Service @ St John the Baptist RC Church in Melville Street Perth,

Choir conducted by Michael Ellacott

Sunday 23th Dec 2018 4th Sunday in Advent:

10am Luncarty Church Centre

11.15am Bankfoot Church Centre

11.15am St Columba’s Scottish Episcopal Church, Stanley

Christmas Eve: Monday 24th Dec 2018 4th Sunday in Advent:

6.30pm Christingle Family Service Luncarty Church Centre

11.30pm Watchnight Service Bankfoot Church Centre

Christmas Day: Tuesday 25th Dec 2018

11.15am Joint service Bankfoot Church Centre (No service in Luncarty)

11.15am St Columba’s Scottish Episcopal Church, Stanley

Sunday 30th Dec 2018

11.15am Christmas Songs of Praise,

Joint service @ St Columba’s Scottish Episcopal Church, Stanley

(No service at Luncarty or Bankfoot Church Centre)

Sunday 6th January 2019

10am Luncarty Church Centre

11.15am Bankfoot Church Centre

Advent Messy Church 2018

Advent Messy Church will be on 16th December 3pm in Luncarty Church Centre.

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You can download a registration form and fill it in before you arrive so it is quick when you arrive.


Registration form for young helpers

Here are our privacy notices saying how we look after your data.

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How to find Luncarty Church Centre Finding Luncarty Church Centre

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Church Notices 18/11/28

There will be a get together to evaluate the Church Website Sunday 25th November 12.15 Bankfoot Church Centre, all website users or contributors welcome.

The Singing Group is a dementia friendly singing group for anyone who enjoys singing. People with dementia and their carers meet together with others who enjoy singing, volunteers and music makers for a good sing-song. Thursday 22nd November 11am Bankfoot Church Centre.

The next Traidcraft Stalls will be on 18th November and 2nd December, we have catalogues for gifts, christmas cards and advent calendars.

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Good Money Week


Good Money Week is an annual campaign (
29th September– 5th October 2018) to let people know that they have sustainable and ethical options in their financial decisions. This year the Church of Scotland and partners are hosting the following event.

A future worth saving for…

Wednesday 3rd October 2018 9:30am – 13:00pm. City of Edinburgh Methodist Church, EH8 9BX An opportunity to consider how your faith, values and finances interact. Learn how the UN Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) relate to positive decisions about our money and how we can help ensure a sustainable world now and in the future. GUEST SPEAKERS
Chair: Wendy Young Christian Aid Scotland
Keynote: Christopher Stockwell Ecumenical Council for Corporate responsibility (ECCR)
After hearing from our keynote speaker, delegates will have the opportunity to take part in two of the three workshops hosted by
Triodos Bank, Scotwest Credit Union and Prosper Social Finance.
Lunch will be provided after the event.
Places are free but limited.
Book online at

GMW2018 flyer A4 online is a flier for the event

Messy Advent

Messy Advent 2017

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Save time when you arrive and download a Family registration form messy_registration_formAMRS

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Lent and Easter 2017

During Lent we are Counting Our blessings with Christian Aid.

During Holy week there will be a Big Read on Tuesday 11th April in the Manse in Stanley.  We will read through the Gospel of Matthew from start to finish, bring your favourite bible translation.

Thursday 13th April at 7pm will be an informal Maundy Thursday Communion Service at Bankfoot Church Centre.

Good Friday 14th April 7pm in Luncarty Church Centre Tenebrae Service, a service of light and darkness.

Easter Sunday Morning 16th April

Little Glenshee Service meet at 8am, (or meet earlier  at Bankfoot Church Centre to get a lift), this will include decorated Easter Egg competition and egg rolling, and “He is risen rockets” from the Messy Easter events.  Followed by bacon rolls at the Bankfoot Church Centre.

10am Easter Service at Luncarty Church Centre.

11.15am Easter Service at Bankfoot Church Centre.