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KIRK ANNOUNCEMENTS

Sunday, 19 January 2020

ELDERS’ ENVELOPES Elders are reminded that their district envelopes for the February Communion visits are now available for collection from the Session House.

CONGREGATIONAL BURNS SUPPER - CANCELLED Sadly we have had to cancel the congregational Burns Supper as there were not enough tickets sold to make it viable. Refunds are being arranged for those who had bought tickets & will be available from the Kirk Office.

BIBLE STUDY Rev Stanley Okeke’s Bible study evenings start back again on Wednesday, 22 January from 7 pm – 8.30 pm in the Session House & will continue every fortnight. If anyone has a Bible study guide of interest which they would like to study with the group, please let Stanley, Russell or Iain know. We look forward to seeing you on Wednesday.

KNIT & NATTER The next Knit & Natter evening will be held in the Millennium Room on Thursday, 23 January from 7 pm & will continue on the last Thursday of every month (except February when it will be on the 20th in the Committee Room). So please pop the dates in your diary, come when you can & leave when you must. As well as all things crafty, there’ll be lots of chat, tea & if you’re lucky, even lovely home baking. If you have any questions about Knit & Natter, please get in touch with Alex at cramond.kirk@blueyonder.co.uk

THE CRAMOND WALKERS Thursday, 23 January – Edinburgh Paths (13 km/8 miles) grade : moderately easy. From Tesco at Davidson’s Mains, the walk takes cycle paths to Canonmills, then follows the Water of Leith to Roseburn before continuing on cycle paths to Craigleith or all the way home. Meet : Tesco at Davidson’s Mains at 9.30 am. If you’re interested in finding out more, please contact Fiona Black at cramond.walkers@yahoo.co.uk

BARNTON & CRAMOND COMMUNITY CLUB meets in the Kirk Hall at 2 pm on Thursday, 23 January for a trip “Down Memory Lane” with Roy Johnstone.

THE CRAMOND ASSOCIATION meets in the Kirk Hall on Monday, 27 January with guest speaker, Ian Wallace who will be talking about the Order of St John of Jerusalem & Malta. All are welcome.

THE REVERSE ADVENT CALENDAR The Edinburgh North West Foodbank has been in touch to thank everyone who took part in the Reverse Advent Calendar project back in November 2019. You donated 93 kg of food for the festive period & helped ensure that no family in north west Edinburgh went without food over Christmas & New Year.

WEEK OF PRAYER FOR CHRISTIAN UNITY 2020 Edinburgh Churches Together invite you to join an ecumenical service of prayer & worship for the Week of Prayer for Christian Unity 2020 being held in the City of Edinburgh Methodist Church, 25 Nicolson Square on Wednesday, 22 January at 7.30 pm. The guest speaker is Rt Rev John Armes & the service will be followed by refreshments. All welcome!

ORDINATION OF NEW ELDERS

Catherine Crawford               Dorcus McLeod

John Glencross                     Fiona Vennelle

Gill Massie                              

DEATH

11 January    Myra Baikie

13 January    Kirkland Main  

 

FORTHCOMING SERVICES

Sunday, 26 January

8.45 am : Morning Prayers 

10.00 am : Morning Worship

Sunday, 2 February

8.45 am : Morning Prayers with Communion

10.00 am : Communion Service