Thursday 8- Sat 10 June: General Synod – the decision making collection of people from around Scotland for the Episcopal Church. Please pray for Sophia and all other delegates.
Saturday 10 June, 10-12: Jumble Sale: in aid of church funds and charity, please advertise, do you have things to sell – please see Karl for more details.
St Mark’s Music series continues:
Sunday 11 June: Evensong at St Mark’s – a service of words and music and Friday 16 June: Richard Michael, jazz & blues pianist.
Deadline for Magazine: Next Sunday 11 June at 3pm … articles, news and ideas to Diana please.
Next Sunday 11 June – Trinity Sunday – we will welcome Canon Dr Ian Lovett to preach.
St Mark’s Gift Day this year is on Pentecost Sunday
Our Annual Gift Day gives us the opportunity to raise funds for a particular and achievable project within in the church. This year we are raising funds for the church balcony. This project will make the balcony balustrade safe and the work to start to make the space more inviting and useful. Please do consider supporting this important work. Thank you! (N.B. Gifts can be made at any time, not just on Pentecost Sunday.)
Salaam Alaikum: Saturday 17 June 2 – 5pm. St Columba’s by the Castle, Johnston Terrace, Edinburgh. “Hello”; “My name is …”; “How can I help?”; “Would you like a drink?” With churches offering support and help to refugees and others, in an increasingly diverse city, this is an opportunity to learn some basic conversational Arabic to help make people welcome and feel at home. The event is free, to book a place please contact firstname.lastname@example.org 0131 622 2277 (In collaboration with Edinburgh University’s Alwaleed Centre)
Church Away Weekend in Killin 6-8 October – Any last-minute requests? Forms at the back of the church and see Kathryn and Francis for more details.
Sunday 10.30am Holy Communion
Thursday 10.30am Holy Communion