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PROPERTY COMMITTEE ROADSHOW – TUESDAY 12 SEPTEMBER 2017 Following the successful Roadshow in May at Ardrossan we would like to offer the opportunity to other Clergy and persons in your charge who are responsible for property to attend a presentation by the Diocesan Property Committee. The meeting will take place more »

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Pilgrimage to Whithorn, and St Ninian’s Cave, on Saturday 2nd September 2017. In about 400 AD St. Ninian came from Tours to set up the first mission amongst the Picts, building a monastery at Whithorn, having landed at the Isle of Whithorn. As he reached out from his “White House” more »

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As part of the final celebrations for the 500th Anniversary of Maybole being granted Burgh status St Oswald’s have been asked by the Maybole 500 Group to host a Flower Festival the weekend of 5th & 6th August.  This date has been chosen to co-incide with St Oswald’s day (5th) more »

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A Special edition of the Mothers’ Union Scotland E News has recently been published and can be downloaded here Scottish E News July 2017 Included are details of the General Meeting in Edinburgh on September 30th. The Archbishop of Canterbury’s top advisor for ‘Peace and Reconciliation’, Canon Sarah Snyder, will more »

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“Unity” (formerly known as Unity Enterprise) is a social enterprise/charity based in Glasgow which seeks to support and help the marginalised throughout the “central belt.” It has been operating since 1980. Examples of what Unity does include work and training for people with learning disabilities, advice and support for carers more »

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Bishop Gregor has begun a phased return to ministry.  Last week he received the good news that he is able to drive once more, again on a phased in basis. With the guidance of his GP, it is intended that by the end of June he  will be working each more »

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Congratulations to Canon Audrey Stewart and her husband Chris. Hazel Claire Stewart was born at 6:04pm on Tuesday, May 16th. She was a healthy 8 pounds 9 ounces and is a very happy baby! Canon Audrey and Chris, are grateful for your continued prayers as they live into their new more »

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Institution at Holy Trinity, Kilmarnock The Revd Mary Jepp will be instituted as Rector of Holy Trinity, Kilmarnock on Corpus Christi –  Thursday 15th June at 7pm.   We look forward to welcoming Reverend Mary Jepp, who comes to us from North Leightonstone Benefice in the Diocese of Ely. Please e-mail more »

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Glasgow City Chambers Sunday 18th June 2017 at 3pm           Celebrating Heritage, Culture and Diversity Hosted by the Lord Provost’s Office 2017 Welcoming City Poster  Speakers: Rev Jeanne Roddick, Moderator of Glasgow Presbytery Mr Kozlowski, representing the Consul General of Poland A Bailie will represent The Lord Provost Cllr Susan Aitken, more »

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Saturday 20th May   St. Aidan’s, Clarkston (Clarkston Toll, Mearns Rd, G76 7ER) Jesus was a man who healed. The early church was a place of healing. Many churches throughout history have been places of healing. I believe healing should be part of the life of all churches today. Not special. more »

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The results of the Scottish Church Census were published in April and received some media coverage: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-scotland-39613631 A summary can be downloaded here: ScotChurchCensusSummary And full report can be read at http://www.brierleyconsultancy.com/scottish-church-census