Our annual Harvest service is on Sunday 5th October at 10.30 am in the Church. Dry goods will be gratefully received and will be distributed locally and to a Lothian food bank after the service.
Harvest will also be celebrated at 6.00 pm (please note earlier start time) at Cafe Church in the Church Centre. There will be a Pot Luck supper followed by praise. We hope to see you there!
Julia needs some space. Space away from constant pressure, the whirlwind of work. Somewhere to find a bit of balance. The Mediterranean, perhaps? Sun, sea and … a few surprises. What she discovers goes way beyond “switching off”. Extraordinary stories, random acts of kindness, blindness and divineness … but a bucketload of quesitons.
– Can the unsettling power and people of the book of Acts help her to find what she’s looking for?
– Could their fantastic acts help her to stay on her feet in a cross-current of misgivings and hope, persecution, faith and risk?
In classic Riding Lights style – with laughter, insight, vivid story-telling and surprising energy for a holiday in the sun- “Fantastic Acts” invites you to take an invigorating dip into the remarkable lives of the men and womend who formed the first churches ….
Friday 10th October – 7.30 pm
Dreghorn Loan Hall (22 Dreghorn Loan, Colinton, Edinburgh EH13 0DE)
Tickets £10 (groups – buy 10, get 11th free) – Box Office 0131 441 2232
Attached is the latest prayer letter from Jenghee You, our friend working as a missionary in Jeeva Dhara in Kolkata in India. Jen’s work is predominantly with those affected by HIV/Aids. Please pray for the children, their families, the medics and for Jen and her own family.
August prayer letter