Church is open to all on weekdays from 10am to 12 noon
Arran Churches Together Summer Quiz takes place in Brodick Church Hall on Thursday 31st August at7 pm.This is a very enjoyable evening with a large range of questions. We will be looking for teams of 3 or 4, but of course individuals are most welcome.The committee provides food! Come along and enjoy an ‘educational’ evening!
There will be a Coffee Morning in the church hall (behind the church) on Wednesday from 10-15 to 12 noon. All are welcome to come along for a ” cuppa “, and a chat with friends old and new. There will be the usual stalls.
Arran Skinnymalinks (Lamlash) – Week 4 of 6 weekly weigh ins for Mary’s Meals – meet at Piper’s Cottage, Lamlash 4:15 as usual.
Knit & Natter – patterns are now available for anyone wishing to participate this year. The K&N Nutters will gather during Oct and Nov in the resident’s lounge in McKelvie Court on Friday mornings 10:30 -12 Noon. Alison Tel: 600963
Autumn Newsletter Our quarterly newsletter is now available. Could all our lovely distributers please uplift their bundle from the front pew. If you would like a copy, please help yourself, they are available at the front door of the church.
Foodbank: The demand on Arran has increased a great deal with the school holidays and supplies are needed. Please help!
The Blythswood 2017 Shoebox appeal has commenced. Leaflets are available in the vestibule. Any contributions would be gratefully received even if you are not able to fill a box one or two items would make a huge difference. A box is in the vestibule to collect your donations. The full details are included in our Autumn Newsletter.
Aileen’s Final Preaching Assessment is next Sunday, 3rd September. Representing Presbytery will be The Rev Jeanette Whitecross, minister at Kilwinning Old and representing the Ministries Council will be Mr Charles Davey who is also a Reader. Along with Lily, these will be her assessors. Please try to be here to support Aileen and if you know any children please bring them along too. I am sure one of the puppets will be here! This will be a joint service with Kilmory beginning at the usual time of 11.30am. Tea and biscuits will be served in the hall after the service while Aileen waits for the verdict! Then we can all congratulate her! The next step will be her ‘setting apart’ service but we do not have a date for this yet.
Music Matters is Thurday 31st August. All volunteers are asked be at the hall for 1pm to help set up. Please let Lily know as soon as possible if you are unable to attend as there are already six volunteers who cannot be there on Thursday. Thank you everyone who makes this such a special time.
Hebrews 4 verses 12 – 16 and Hebrews 5 verse 12 to Hebrews 6 v 3.
Read by Jack Paterson
Scottish Charity No. SC015072