What's On

Regular Events

 

Sunshine Sing-along for Memory

Takes place in St Michael's Kirk Hall on the second Thursday of each month (not August) 12–1.30pm. All those living with memory loss and their carers are welcome. No church connection necessary. Light lunch and singing. Further info from Norma Costley 01506 843255.

 

Thursday for Coffee: Come along and enjoy a cuppa, home baking and chat with the group which meets on Thursdays in Cross House between 10–11am. All are welcome

This has been suspended until further notice

 

Time of Stillness: On Thursdays at 2pm we meet in St Katherine's Aisle, St Michaels Parish Church. (entrance via south door during winter opening hours). Come and discover what 15 minutes of stillness can do for you. Nothing will be asked of you. Tea and cake afterwards. Info from St Michael's Church Office.  All welcome.

This has been suspended until further notice

 

 

ST JOHN'S COMMUNITY CAFE hopes to provide a neutral place for church and community to connect and is run by volunteers whose aim is to provide a warm welcome and to support local causes.

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 The Cafe is open every Friday from 10 am until Noon at 183 High Street.  Everyone is welcome, and we would love to see more of the community dropping in for a cuppa. Profits each month are donated to a local charity.

 


 

 

 


 


 Upcoming Events




March


Cancellation of church events due to coronavirus will be posted on this site as information becomes available

Please see, in addition to this page, 

More details which has information on cancellations, and Coronavirus Support


All services and small group meetings at St John's, and the Friday Community Cafe, have been suspended.


Saturday 21 March: This event has been cancelled. Cheese and Wine, 7:30pm in the Kirk Hall. The Society of Friends is hosting a Cheese & Wine evening to ‘Meet our new Minister’. The evening is open to anyone who would like to meet Liam in an informal setting and to learn more about him. Musical entertainment will be provided by Quattro Voce. Admission is by ticket only. Tickets (no children) costing £15pp are available from the Church Office (01506 842188) and from committee members of the Friends. 


SCOTTISH NETWORK CONFERENCE

Postponed to 30-31 October

This years conference takes place at The Kings Hall, Edinburgh with speakers including Kate Forbes (MSP), Pete Anderson (Destiny), Kevin Johnson (Communitas) Charity Bowman-Webb (Streams Creative House). Tickets and more information is available from https://www.scottishnetwork.org/annual-gathering

(Friday evening event is free).


Sunday 29th March AFTERNOON TEA

This event has been cancelled

for ladies event 2.30 - 4.30pm in Linlithgow Burgh Halls.  Lucy Wall will be reading some of her poetry.  

Lucy is originally from Motherwell but now lives in London and has performed in musical theatre in the West End. She became a Christian in 2006, rediscovered her love of poetry and found herself writing about Jesus and feeling inspired by Him and the different events that He had permitted into her life. Info on Lucy is available here 

Tickets are £7.50 and are available from Ruth Fraser or Lorna McIntosh via St John's Church office.


Saturday 28 March: Messy Church

This event has been cancelled

in Cross House from 4.30pm-6.15pm. See more details


LENT EVENTS AT ST PETER'S CHURCH

This event has been cancelled

Saturday March 28 Lenten Quiet Day

Rev Peter is organising a Lenten Quiet Day at St Peter's from 11-3 on Saturday March 28. It will be an opportunity to just come and ‘be’ for as short or as long a time as you can spare. There will be meditative music, books to browse and a labyrinth to walk – and of course refreshments if you’d prefer to blether! All welcome.

Rev Peter will also be leading a Lenten study in the church after our midweek Eucharist services. We will be looking at "Pauses for Lent" by Trevor Hudson. The study will be over four weeks. The dates are March 10, March 17, March 31 and April 7.


30 March. Cracking Easter

This event has been cancelled

9.30am - 3pm in St Michael's Church (not Cross House). Volunteers are required for helping Primary Six children to find out the real story of Easter. If you are free to help am/pm or both that would be much appreciated – lunch is provided for those of us who manage the full day. Further info from Trish via St Michaels Parish office. 


Note that the Inter-church Dinner, scheduled for 25 April, has been cancelled


April


Sing Resurrection!

At 10am on Easter Sunday we are invited go to our doors and sing 'Jesus Christ is risen today' and then 'Thine be the glory'.  Churches together in Britain and Ireland are promoting it  with the intention of bringing a counter infection of joy and hope. 

See https://ctbi.org.uk/sing-resurrection/

Premier radio are going to broadcast the two hymns right on 10 o'clock to keep us all in tune!