Monthly Archives: August 2017

Linkage Bulletin for week commencing 28th August 2017

Notices for week beginning 28th August 2017 

 

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Harvest Supper

 

We are planning to hold a Harvest Supper and Quiz for both parishes  at St Andrews on Friday 29th September.

 

Could you please let Fiona Gibson (fionagibson20@btinternet.com or 01877 331926) as soon as possible whether you are likely to attend and what you might be able to bring. It is suggested that each person brings one item serving six people. This is quiche, cold meat, a salad, a pudding, wine or a soft drink. Paper copies of this notice can be found in both churches should you prefer.


For your prayers

 

Margie Stephen, Alastair Gardner and Evelyn Nicolson recovering from illness

 

Those away and those visiting the area on holiday

 

For members of the Preparatory Committee for the Diocesan Episcopal Election


 

St Andrew’s Rota

Flowers: Heather

Readers and sides persons:

Ros and Roger

 

St Mary’s Rota

Flowers: Anne Winther

Readers and sides persons:

Kate and Peter Joynson
 

This week

 

Wednesday 30th August

10.00 St Andrew’s

Holy Communion

 

Sunday 3rd September

Trinity 12

Services & Readings

God of peace,
who called your servant John Bunyan
to be valiant for truth:
grant that as strangers and pilgrims
we may at the last rejoice with all Christian people
in your heavenly city;
through Jesus Christ your Son our Lord,
who is alive and reigns with you,
in the unity of the Holy Spirit,
one God, now and for ever.

10.00 Callander

BCP

Rom. 12.9-end

Matt. 16.21-end

 

11.15 Aberfoyle

Jer. 15.15-21

Rom. 12.9-end

Matt. 16.21-end

 


Future Notices

Wednesday 6th September

10.00 Callander

Luke 4.38-end

11.30 Killearn

Luke 4.38-end

 


Future events

 

Linkage Harvest Supper Friday 29th September at Callander (see above)

 

 

19.00 Saturday 30th September at Holy Trinity – Stirling

Music for a While A musical delight for voice and harpsichord/organ Ulrike Wutscher mezzo-soprano Alistair Warwick harpsichord / organ Monteverdi Laudate Dominum Schütz Bringt her dem Herren Ich will den Herren loben allezeit John Clerk Dic mihi saever puer Purcell Hark! How all things Evening Hymn Music for a While Dido’s Lament (Dido and Aeneas) Händel Mi lusingar il dolce afetto (Alcina) Ombra mai fu (Xerxes) Dopo notte (Ariodante) Holy Trinity Scottish Episcopal Church Albert Road, Stirling More details: www.holytrinitystirling.org/music.htm musicinstirling.org

 

 

St Andrews Christmas Fair Saturday 11th November

 

Sunday 3rd December

10.00 Callander Annual Parish Meeting

 

Sunday 10th December

Following the morning service: Aberfoyle Annual Parish Meeting

 

Our campaign to assist Start Up Stirling is ongoing to allow contributions of the following items to be delivered to the tray in church on any Sunday. Thank you to all who contribute.

Tinned meat/fish/veg/beans, soup/fruit

Dried foods

Ready meals

Cooking sauces

Breakfast cereals

UHT milk

Tea/coffee/sugar

Snacks

Toiletries

Cleaning products

Household goods –  good quality crockery, cutlery, towels, pots and pans.

No fresh fruit nor vegetables please.

 

Linkage Bulletin for week commencing 21st August 2017

Headlines

 

Harvest Supper

 

We are planning to hold a Harvest Supper and Quiz for both parishes  at St Andrews on Friday 29th September.

 

Could you please let Fiona Gibson(fionagibson20@btinternet.com or 01877 331926) as soon as possible whether you are likely to attend and what you might be able to bring. It is suggested that each person brings one item serving six people. This is quiche, cold meat,  a salad, a pudding, wine or a soft drink. Paper copies of this notice can be found in both churches should you prefer.

 

 St Mary’s Third Sunday at Three Concert Series

Dr Peter Christie attracted an audience of about fifty to his lecture and recital on the 20th August. Many thanks to all who organised and supported the concert.

The next concert in the series will be given by Alastair Savage and friends on Sunday 17th September. This will be a recital of Scottish fiddle music both old and new. Entry by donation.


For your prayers

 

Margie Stephen, Alastair Gardner and Evelyn Nicolson recovering from illness

 

Those away and those visiting the area on holiday

 

For members of the Preparatory Committee for the Diocesan Episcopal Election

 


St Andrew’s Rota

Flowers: Elizabeth

Readers and sides persons:

Christine and Joan

 

St Mary’s Rota

Flowers: Anne Winther

Readers and sides persons:

Michael Forsyth and John Dymond

 

This week

 

Wednesday 23rd August 

10.00 Callander

Matt. 20.1-16

 

Sunday 27th August 

Trinity 11

The Feast of St Bartholomew

Almighty and everlasting God,
who gave to your apostle Bartholomew grace
truly to believe and to preach your word:
grant that your Church
may love that word which he believed
and may faithfully preach and receive the same;
through Jesus Christ your Son our Lord,
who is alive and reigns with you,
in the unity of the Holy Spirit,
one God, now and for ever.

Services & Readings

10.00 Callander

 

Isa. 51.1-6

Rom. 12.1-8

Luke 22:24-30

 

11.15 Aberfoyle

Isa. 51.1-6

Rom. 12.1-8

Luke 22:24-30

 

Wednesday 30th August 

10.00 Callander

Matt. 23.27-32


Future events

 

Linkage Harvest Supper Friday 29th September at Callander (see above)

 

 St Andrews Christmas Fair Saturday 11th November

 

Sunday 3rd December

10.00 Callander Annual Parish Meeting

 

Sunday 10th December

Following the morning service: Aberfoyle Annual Parish Meeting

 

Our campaign to assist Start Up Stirling is ongoing to allow contributions of the following items to be delivered to the tray in church on any Sunday. Thank you to all who contribute.

Tinned meat/fish/veg/beans, soup/fruit

Dried foods

Ready meals

Cooking sauces

Breakfast cereals

UHT milk

Tea/coffee/sugar

Snacks

Toiletries

Cleaning products

Household goods –  good quality crockery, cutlery, towels, pots and pans.

No fresh fruit nor vegetables please.

 

 

 

 

 

Linkage Bulletin for week commencing 14th August 2017

Notices for week beginning 14th August 2017 

 

Headlines

15.00 Sunday 20th August

St Mary’s Third Sunday at 3 Concert Series

Organ Recital by Dr. Peter Christie

 

An hour-long recital of organ music including J.S. Bach, ‘The Swan’ from ‘The Carnival of the Animals and other music.  Reserve a place through concerts0310@yahoo.co.uk

Peter Christie will give a talk about how an organ works before the recitial for this who are interested

 

For your prayers

Margie Stephen recovering from a broken wrist

 

Those away and those visiting the area on holiday

 

For members of the Preparatory Committee for the Diocesan Episcopal Election

 

St Andrew’s Rota

Flowers: Elizabeth

Readers and sides persons:

Christine and Joan

 

St Mary’s Rota

Flowers: Robin Willis

Readers and sides persons:

Elizabeth and Christopher Roads

 

This week

 

Wednesday 16th August

No Callander Midweek Service

 

Sunday 20th August

The Feast of St Lawrence Deacon and Martyr

 

Almighty God,
who didst make Laurence
a loving servant of thy people
and a wise steward of the treasures of thy Church:
inflame us, by his example, to love as he loved
and to walk in the way that leads to everlasting life;
through Jesus Christ thy Son our Lord,
who liveth and reigneth with thee,
in the unity of the Holy Spirit,
one God, now and for ever.

 

Services & Readings

08.00 Balfron

Matthew 16:13-23

 

10.00 Callander

Isa. 56.1,6-8

Rom. 11.1-2a,29-32

Matthew 16:13-23

 

11.15 Aberfoyle

Isa. 56.1,6-8

Rom. 11.1-2a,29-32

Matthew 16:13-23

15.00 Concert (see above)

 

Wednesday 23rd August 2017

10.00 Callander

Matt. 20.1-16

 


 

Future events

 

Linkage Harvest Supper Friday 29th September at Callander

 

 

St Andrews Christmas Fair Saturday 11th November

 

Sunday 3rd December

10.00 Callander Annual Parish Meeting

 

Sunday 10th December

Following the morning service: Aberfoyle Annual Parish Meeting

 

Our campaign to assist Start Up Stirling is ongoing to allow contributions of the following items to be delivered to the tray in church on any Sunday. Thank you to all who contribute.

Tinned meat/fish/veg/beans, soup/fruit

Dried foods

Ready meals

Cooking sauces

Breakfast cereals

UHT milk

Tea/coffee/sugar

Snacks

Toiletries

Cleaning products

Household goods –  good quality crockery, cutlery, towels, pots and pans.

No fresh fruit nor vegetables please.

 

Linkage Bulletin week commencing 7th August 2017

Notices for week beginning 7th August 2017  

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Saturday 12th August

11.00 – 14.00 at Aberfoyle Tourist Information

Aberfoyle Kirk Guild Sale – Produce Baking Crafts and Bottles

Offers of produce to Melanie Grosse please

 

15.00 Sunday 20th August

St Mary’s Third Sunday at 3 Concert Series

Organ Recital by Dr. Peter Christie

 

An hour-long recital of organ music including J.S. Bach, ‘The Swan’ from ‘The Carnival of the Animals and other music Tickets £10.00 at the door or through concerts0310yahoo.co.uk

 

Edith Smith RIP

Some of those at St Andrews will remember Edie Smith who worshipped with us for a short period before moving to Cambridge. Her daughter has written to say that Edie passed away peacefully and suddenly on the 27th July. May she rest in peace.


For your prayers

Margie Stephen recovering from a broken wrist

 

Those away and those visiting the area on holiday

 

For members of the Preparatory Committee for the Diocesan Episcopal Election

 


St Andrew’s Rota

Flowers: Fiona

Readers and sides persons:

Christine and Joan

 

St Mary’s Rota

Flowers: Robin Willis

Readers and sides persons:

David Miller and Mark Seymour

 

This week

 

Monday 7th – Friday 11th August

10.00 – 12 noon at Callander Kirk Hall

Guardians of Ancora Holiday Club

For all Primary aged children

Games, Crafts, Stories, Songs

Online booking now open

Pre-Booking@callanderholidayclub.eventbrite.com

Or contact Richard for further details.

 

 

Tuesday 8th August

17.00 Fellowship Group-Croftamie

 

Wednesday 9th August

10.00 Callander

Matt. 15.21-28

 

Sunday 13th August

Trinity 9

 

Almighty God,
who sent your Holy Spirit
to be the life and light of your Church:
open our hearts to the riches of your grace,
that we may bring forth the fruit of the Spirit
in love and joy and peace;
through Jesus Christ your Son our Lord,
who is alive and reigns with you,
in the unity of the Holy Spirit,
one God, now and for ever.

Amen

 

Services & Readings

10.00 Callander

1.Kings 19.9-18

Rom. 10.5-15

Matt. 14.22-33

 

11.15 Aberfoyle

1.Kings 19.9-18

Rom. 10.5-15

Matt. 14.22-33

 

Wednesday 16th August

10.00 Callander

NO SERVICE THIS WEEK

 


Future events

 

Linkage Harvest Supper Friday 29th September at Callander

 

 

St Andrews Christmas Fair Saturday 11th November

 

Sunday 3rd December

10.00 Callander Annual Parish Meeting

 

Sunday 10th December

Following the morning service: Aberfoyle Annual Parish Meeting

 

Our campaign to assist Start Up Stirling is ongoing to allow contributions of the following items to be delivered to the tray in church on any Sunday. Thank you to all who contribute.

Tinned meat/fish/veg/beans, soup/fruit

Dried foods

Ready meals

Cooking sauces

Breakfast cereals

UHT milk

Tea/coffee/sugar

Snacks

Toiletries

Cleaning products

Household goods –  good quality crockery, cutlery, towels, pots and pans.

No fresh fruit nor vegetables please.

 

Linkage Bulletin for week commencing 31st July 2017

Notices for week beginning 31st July 2017 

 

Headlines

15.00 Sunday 20th August

St Mary’s Third Sunday at 3 Concert Series

Organ Recital by Dr. Peter Christie

 

An hour-long recital of organ music including J.S. Bach, ‘The Swan’ from ‘The Carnival of the Animals and other music Tickets £10.00 at the door or through concerts0310yahoo.co.uk

 


For your prayers

Margie Stephen recovering from a broken wrist

The Manchester Church Lads and Girls Brigade staying at Dounans this week

Those away and those visiting the area on holiday

For members of the Preparatory Committee for the Diocesan Episcopal Election

 

St Andrew’s Rota

Flowers: Fiona

Readers and sides persons:

Christine and Joan

 

St Mary’s Rota

Flowers: Fiona Stirling

Readers and sides persons:

George Willis and James Stirling

 

This week

 

Monday 31st July

Church Outing

 

Wednesday 2nd August 2017

10.00 Callander

Matt. 13.44-46

11.30 Killearn

Matt. 13.44-46

 

 

Sunday 6th August

The Transfiguration

Father in heaven,
whose Son Jesus Christ was wonderfully transfigured
before chosen witnesses upon the holy mountain,
and spoke of the exodus he would accomplish at Jerusalem:
give us strength so to hear his voice and bear our cross
that in the world to come we may see him as he is;
who is alive and reigns with you,
in the unity of the Holy Spirit,
one God, now and for ever.

 

Services & Readings

10.00 Callander

BCP

  1. Peter 1.16-19

Luke 9.28-36

 

11.15 Aberfoyle

Dan 7.9-10,13-14

  1. Peter 1.16-19

Luke 9.28-36

 

Tuesday 8th August 2017

17.00 Fellowship Group-Croftamie

 

Wednesday 9th August 2017

10.00 Callander

Matt. 15.21-28

 

 

 

Monday 7th – Friday 11th August

10.00 – 12 noon

Guardians of Ancora Holiday Club

For all Primary aged children

Games, Crafts, Stories, Songs

Online booking now open

Pre-Booking@callanderholidayclub.eventbrite.com

Or contact Richard for further details.

 


Future events 

Linkage Harvest Supper Friday 29th September at Callander

 

St Andrews Christmas Fair Saturday 11th November

 

Sunday 3rd December

10.00 Callander Annual Parish Meeting

 

Sunday 10th December

Following the morning service: Aberfoyle Annual Parish Meeting

 

Our campaign to assist Start Up Stirling is ongoing to allow contributions of the following items to be delivered to the tray in church on any Sunday. Thank you to all who contribute.

Tinned meat/fish/veg/beans, soup/fruit

Dried foods

Ready meals

Cooking sauces

Breakfast cereals

UHT milk

Tea/coffee/sugar

Snacks

Toiletries

Cleaning products

Household goods –  good quality crockery, cutlery, towels, pots and pans.

No fresh fruit nor vegetables please.