Linkage Bulletin for week beginning 13th January 2020

Notices for the week beginning 13th January

Tuesday 14th January

St Mary’s Business Forum (see below)

The next Third Sunday at Three Concert will take place on Sunday 19th January. The artists are Sarah Harrington and Stephen Adam ‘cello and piano.


The Swan, Saint Saens
Tango, Albeniz
Valse Triste, Sibelius
Vocalise, Rachmaninov
Apres un Reve, Faure
Pavanne Pour une Infante Defunte, Ravel
Unaccompanied Bach; Gigue from 1st Suite
Cello Sonata by Diana Hamilton.



Sandra or Peter


Robin and John Willis

 This week

Tuesday 14th January

The inaugural meeting of the St. Mary’s Business Forum will be held on Tuesday 14th January at 7.00 p.m. This is a networking forum for people who run their own business, or who would like to run their own business, in Strathard. Its aim is to nurture Strathard’s businesses and so encourage the prosperity of the community.

Entrance is free, and refreshments will be provided.

The forum will meet monthly on the second Tuesday of each month. The inaugural meeting will be an interactive session to set down the parameters of the forum. Subsequent meetings will be ‘themed’ with a topic of use to the forum. February’s will be digital marketing, led by Ewan Andersen from the Chartered Institute of Marketing. Ewan is also head of digital marketing at recruitment firm Eden Scott.

Wednesday 15th January

10.00 Callander

Mark 1.29-39

Friday 17th January

19.30 Aberfoyle Vestry meets

Sunday 19th January

Epiphany 2


Almighty God,

in Christ you make all things new:

transform the poverty of our nature by the riches of your grace,

and in the renewal of our lives

make known your heavenly glory;

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

08.00 Balfon

John 1.29-42

10.00 Callander

Isa. 49.1-7

1.Cor. 1.1-9

John 1.29-42

11.15 Aberfoyle

Isa. 49.1-7

1.Cor. 1.1-9

John 1.29-42

15.00 Third Sunday at Three Concert series (see above)

Wednesday 22nd January

No midweek service: Clergy Conference

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




Cleaning products

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

No fresh fruit nor vegetables please.