Linkage Bulletin week commencing 6th June 2016

Notices for the week beginning 6th June


 Richard will be away from Wednesday to Saturday evening this week at General Synod. He will though be contactable for urgent matters.

 Saturday 11th June

6.30 – 8.30pm in the Deli Ecosse, Ancaster Square, Callander.

The Filling Station Callander announce

‘Our speaker for the evening is Paul Davie from Alpha Scotland who will be introducing us to the new Alpha Film Series . April saw the launch of the new Alpha Film Series to over 800 leaders from 120 churches across the nation and the first ever Global Alpha Invitation featuring Bear Grylls’.

Sunday 12th June 2016  Trinity 3

 God our saviour,
look on this wounded world
in pity and in power;
hold us fast to your promises of peace
won for us by your Son,
our Saviour Jesus Christ.

St Barnabas Apostle

Bountiful God, giver of all gifts,
who poured your Spirit upon your servant Barnabas
and gave him grace to encourage others:
help us, by his example,
to be generous in our judgements
and unselfish in our service;
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 forever.

Services & Readings

10.00 Callander BCP

Gal. 2:15-end

John 15:12-17

 11.15 Aberfoyle

2.Sam. 11:26-12:10,13-15

Gal. 2:15-end

John 15:12-17


Future Notices

Tuesday 14th June

17.00 Fellowship Group

Wednesday 15th June

10.00 Callander

Matt. 6:1-6,16-18


Saturday 18th June St Mary’s Summer Fete – Noon until 16.00 at Aberfoyle Tourist Office

All Welcome

Stalls:   Crafts, Art, Pottery, Produce, Baking, Plants, Lucky Dip, etc.

Please contribute to the Church Table, Lucky Dip etc by donating -preserves, bottles, and non-perishables.  Collection baskets will be at the back of the Church.     Contacts:  Melanie Grosse or Susan Forsyth There are posters at the back of church for display: please take one. Many thanks to those who have donated over the past few days.


St Andrew’s Charity Concert 15.00 Saturday 18th June

Callander Chorale presents ‘Music for a Summer Afternoon’ at 15.00 in aid of Strathcarron Hospice. Tickets £5.00 with school-age children free at St Andrew’s Church.


St Mary’s Scottish Fiddle Concert 19.30 Saturday 18th June 

Alastair Savage and his friends return following the very successful concert last April. These are wonderful musicians, so we do hope that you will be able to come and hear them. The Line up is likely to include Alastair Savage on Fiddle, Euan Drysdale on guitar and piano, Iain Crawford on double bass, Eddie McGuire on flute and Ewan Robertson on whistle and piccolo.

Tickets will be £10  Further details from Mark Seymour or book at

Thursday 14th July

Advance provisional Notice of a Linkage outing to Dunkeld Cathedral and also to the Birnam Art Centre and Beatrix Potter garden. Confirmation of the day with details will be notified.