26 May @ 10am
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Children and families all join together for the first part of our all-age worship at 10am. Parents/carers can then take under 3s to the coffee lounge where our creche includes some short stories from the bible, whilst children aged 3 and over are meeting in the Queen Margaret Hall for an interactive time of learning through stories, crafts, activities and more. Everyone is then invited to come back into church for the end of the service, where we share a little of what we've been learning. Coffee, juice and biscuits are available after the service.
26 May @ 10am
All-Age Service 2019
Our lively worship service for people of all ages. Activities for pre-school and primary school children - Sundays@10 - get underway part way through the service in the Queen Margaret Hall, and a crèche is available in the coffee lounge from around 10.15am.
26 May @ 11:30am
Morning Service 2019
Our more traditional morning service of worship.
30 May @ 9:30am
Informal, reflective service based on Celtic liturgy, followed by tea/coffee.
Thursdays 9.30---10 a.m. ish!
Where is it? Held in the Sanctuary at QPC, this is a short service of app
roximately 30 mins.
What is it? The service follows a pattern of readings and prayers according to the Celtic tradition and reflects the 4 Seasons and the changing Church calendar of Advent, Christmas, Lent. Easter and Pentecost.
Who does it? There is a rota of Bible Readings and Psalms and a different member of the group leads each week. They volunteer ( absolutely NO coercion!) well in advance and prepare a 10 minute reflection on the Bible passage.
And then? Afterwards we enjoy coffee/tea and biscuits---sometimes even cake!---at Hillstop. Spiritual food first, then food for the body next!!
THURSDAY is a very special day of the week for those of us who attend and we would love you to come and join us. You will be made so welcome. Contact the Church Office for more details.
Church of Scotland Guild
“Whose we are and Whom we serve”
The aim of the Guild is to invite and encourage women and men to commit their lives to Jesus Christ and to enable them to express their faith in worship, prayer and action.
Strategy 2018 - 2021: One journey, many roads
Theme 2018 - 2019 Seeking the way
With over 20,000 members, the Guild is one of the largest organisations in Scotland and has a rich history of service to others. Founded in 1887 the Church of Scotland Guild has focused on serving our church, our communities and our world. It has always been a forward-thinking organisation and since 1969, around £7 million has been raised for projects national and international. These projects are challenging, sometimes controversial, but always worthwhile. This year we have presentations from two of the current projects - the Boys' Brigade 'Faith in Young People' and 'Free to Live' a project to build a home for abandoned street children from the red-light district of the city of Pune, India.
Guild Programme 2018-2019
|Monday 24th September||7.30pm||Ruth Boreham on Land Girls|
|Tuesday 9th October||2.00pm||Kate Williamson on Cancer Research|
|Monday 29th October||7.30pm||Stewart Svaasand on "What's on Telly?"|
|Tuesday 13th November||2pm||Boys' Brigade "Faith in Young People" (Guild Project)|
|Saturday 24th November||10am - 12 pm||Christmas Fayre|
|Sunday 25th November||11.30 am||Dedication Service|
|Monday 26th November||7.30pm||Nicola Wright on Suffragettes|
|Monday 10th December||7.30pm||Christmas Party|
|Tuesday 8th January||2pm||Tom Kelly on Swinging into the Sixties|
|Monday 28th January||7.30pm||Sanctuary First|
|Tuesday 12th February||2pm||Gordon Lobban on From Cherry Blossom to Geisha|
|Monday 25th February||7.30pm||Free to Live ((Guild Project)|
|Tuesday 12th March||2pm||Maureen Kerr on A Wander through my Life|
|Monday 25th March||7.30pm||Cantilena Choir|
|Tuesday 9th April||2pm||Vine Trust|
|Monday 29th April||7.30pm||Annual Review and Quiz|
|Monday 14th May||Outing|
|Tuesday 11th June||2pm||Afternoon Tea|
Other Dates to remember:
|4th October||7pm in St Andrew's & St George's West||Edinburgh Guild Council Communion|
|12th November||10am - 12 noon, 121 George St||EGC Office Bearers Conference|
|5th December||2pm in Queensferry Parish Church||Moderator's Visit|
|7th December||2pm in St Cuthbert's Church, Lothian Road||Christmas Big Sing|
|19th February||2pm in Portobello and Joppa Parish Church||syllabus Exchange and Afternoon Tea|
Queensferry Parish Church has an active and friendly Guild. We meet twice per month in the St Andrew Hall and would like to think we offer a varied and interesting programme – see above. We would greatly value new members – and yes, gentlemen, the Guild is also for you now too! For further information, or if you would need transport to access the Guild please contact the church office 0131 331 1100.
Find out more about the Church of Scotland Guild here.
When and Where
|St. Andrew Hall, Queensferry Parish Church||2nd Tuesday of the Month at 2pm|
|St. Andrew Hall, Queensferry Parish Church||Last Monday of the Month at 7.30pm|
Tel: 0131 331 1100Send Email