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

Messy Nativity Sheep Trail

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Redgorton and Stanley Messy Church are having a Messy Nativity Sheep Trail in the parish during Advent.  It starts on Sunday 25th November and concludes at Advent Messy Church on Sunday 16th December 2018.

One of the Redgorton and Stanley Shepherds wants to go and see baby Jesus, but he can’t find all his sheep! He knows that he went to these shops and places – will you help him find his missing sheep?

You can download an entry form here

for Stanley Sheep Trail Messy Nativity Sheep Trail Sheet Stanley

for Luncarty Sheep Trail Messy Nativity Sheep Trail Sheet Luncarty

Enjoy finding all the sheep in shops and homes around the parish and note down their names.  If you enjoy one sheep trail, why not explore the other one?!

If you wish to enter the prize draw please deliver your completed form to The Manse , 22 King Street, Stanley or 2, Yew Gardens, Luncarty by Friday 14th December.

One entry per person, there is no age limit, like Messy Church, this is an all age activity!  The prize draw will take place at Messy Church on Sunday 16th December.

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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.

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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

Messy Church Logo Copyright The Bible Reading Fellowship © 2017. See www.messychurch.org.uk

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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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Christmas Card Design Competition

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2018 runners up

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Open to primary school children in the parishes
The winning design with a colourful telling of the
Christmas message will be used for the church
Christmas card and sent to households
throughout the linked parishes.
Entries by Thursday 15 th November 2018

Advent Calendar

Here is the video about the 2017 Church of Scotland Advent Calendar and a link below to sign up for it.

I hope people will enjoy engaging in and wondering with this year’s Church of Scotland Advent calendar. Let each daily encounter draw you deeper into the mystery and joy of the promise of Jesus.”

 

Sign up now using the link below to receive an email alert when each Advent window opens to reveal a new reflection, prayer or video. And if you know anyone among your family or friends who would enjoy the calendar, please spread the word.

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