St Machar News

St Machar News March 2018

ST MACHAR’S EPISCOPAL CHURCH, BUCKSBURN 

 ‘FOLLOWING JESUS AND MAKING HIM KNOWN’                                                                                                                                                         40  Oldmeldrum Road                                                                                                           Bucksburn Aberdeen

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                              Events March 2018

 

Occasions listed below are additional to our weekly celebration of the Eucharist every Sunday at 11a.m.  During Dr Heddle’s period of illness, this is sometimes replaced by Morning Prayer led by a member of the congregation. For more detail contact the secretary-see below.  EVERYONE is  WELCOME.

 

HELP YOURSELF TO THE COLOURED SHEET for DETAILS OF REGULAR SERVICES

These are available in Church. Also on sale in Church: Ball-point/screenwriter pens (Church funds).

                                                                                                     

Thursday 1 March:

1:00pm at St Andrew’s Cathedral.  Consecration of the new Bishop.  Invitations from the Diocese

 

Friday 2 March:

The Annual World Day of Prayer local service which, this year, is being held at St Machar’s.

Followed by refreshments.  All welcome.

 

Sunday 4 March:

12:30pm. Fellowship with sandwich, tea, coffee etc.    All welcome.

 

Sunday 11 March: Mothering Sunday

Distribution of flowers during the service.  All welcome.

 

Friday 23 March:

10:00-12:00 Open Doors.  Come in for quiet reflection, to have a look in the church, a friendly chat and/or to enjoy a cup of tea or coffee or juice with some of our congregation.   All welcome.

 

Sunday 25 March: Palm Sunday

Distribution of Palm crosses during the service. All welcome.

 

Thursday 29 March: Maundy Thursday

Holy Communion ‘The Lord’s Supper’. All welcome.

 

Friday 30 March: Good Friday

Compline and A Shorter Litany. All welcome

 

Sunday 1 April: EASTER SUNDAY

12:30pm. Fellowship with sandwich, tea, coffee etc.    All welcome.