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CrossReach Christmas cards and gifts

CrossReach Christmas cards and gifts are available for purchase after the morning service for several weeks from Sunday 16th October. There is a great selection of cards, most with a Christian theme and many with Bible verses included. Please do come and browse the stall and buy, or you can place an order at the stall and save yourself the postage cost required when…

Christian ministry in Cardrona

ITW Church of Scotland are keen to explore possibilities for shared Christian ministry in Cardrona. Do you have a heart for ministry in Cardrona? Have you thoughts or ideas, especially in connecting with those who may never have been to a church before? Do you live in Cardrona, or do you live in one of the surrounding towns? Are you part of a local church or are you…

Shoe Box Appeal 2022

Shoe Box Appeal It’s easy to choose gifts for people who have so little. Shampoo, a pair of socks, a notepad, a small toy, a bag of sweets – things we take for granted will seem like luxuries to people living in poverty. By filling a shoebox with simple things you can bring hope this Christmas Shoeboxes will be delivered to vulnerable people in Ukraine, Albania, Bulgaria,…

Back to school with God

Sunday 14th August is our back to school with God family service when we’ll be encouraging all our children, young people, teachers and school staff as we go back to school next week. Feel free to invite others along who might find it encouraging. The service will start at 11am and you are invited to bring along a picnic for afterwards so we can all stay and have more…

Presbytery Mission Plan consultation

“Draft Presbytery Mission Plan” The General Assembly of the Church of Scotland instructed all Presbyteries to complete a Presbytery Mission Plan which will impact all our congregations – especially in terms of the number and allocation of ministry posts, and the designation of buildings to be retained or not. Our Presbytery has made an initial draft plan and is now…

Peebles Churches Together – COP26

Peebles Churches Together are organizing the following events in connection with COP26. They are open to everyone. Please register your interest via the email below or consult peebleschurchestogether.org.uk and join in: Tuesday 2nd November at 10.30am: Prayer Walk Wednesday 3rd November at 7.30pm: Recycling and Waste on Zoom. Have you ever been confused as to what you can…