Another great event on 9th May at Messy Church – here are a few photos:
This year’s General Assembly will take place from May 16 to 22 in the General Assembly Hall on The Mound in Edinburgh
Keep up with what’s going on at the General Assembly this week through the webcast:
and the mobile phone app:
The full timetable, and option to download the Blue Book, is available at http://www.churchofscotland.org.uk/about_us/general_assembly/general_assembly_2015
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Dumbarton Churches Together – “Prom Praise” evening at St Augustine’s Church, 7:30pm
Folk Night with singer/songwriter Ellyn Oliver and the folk band Rock Salt Saturday 25th April, 7:30pm at St Augustine’s
- Date: Saturday 25 April 2015
- Time: Reception from 1pm, walk 2-5pm
- Location: Erskine Bridge, Old Kilpatrick
Go along and enjoy a walk across the Erskine Bridge for another year at the Erskine Bridge Fun Day event. Take in the stunning views beneath the bridge on the Boden Boo forestry walks organised by Christian Aid.
This year will have the great addition of a 50ft inflatable assault course! Are you ready to compete against your friends and family to tackle the course and come out on top?
This is a great day for all age groups, whether you fancy challenging the assault course or just want to enjoy a leisurely walk across the River Clyde.
For details, visit http://www.christianaid.org.uk/getinvolved/events/walking/scotland.aspx
Monday 30th March, 7pm – Joint Service at the West Kirk
Tuesday 31st March, 7pm – Joint Service at St Andrew’s Bellsmyre
Wednesday 1st April, 7pm – Joint Service at Dalreoch (Ian Johnson preaching)
Thursday 2nd April, 1pm – Joint Communion service at the West Kirk
Thursday 2nd April, 7pm – Joint Service at St Augustine’s (Passover mean, Communion, Stripping the church)
Friday 3rd April, 11am – DCT Walk of Witness
Friday 3rd April, 12 noon – Joint Service in the High Street
Friday 3rd April, 7pm – Joint Communion service at Riverside (Brian Rodgers preaching)
Pupils at six Dumbarton primary schools all took part in a quiz organised by Dumbarton Churches Together to help them learn more about sectarianism and its effects on people. The ecumenical event was attended by Reverend Ian Johnson, of Dumbarton: Riverside linked with The West Kirk, Reverend Liz O’Ryan from St Augustine’s Scottish Episcopal Church and Canon Gerry Conroy, of St Patrick’s.
Local press covered the story… click to read more: Lennox Herald Article
Dumbarton Churches Together will hold a special service celebrating St Patrick on the site of the medieval chapel at Dumbarton Rock At 12 noon on Saturday 14th March Spaces are limited so names please to Tim Rhead (contact details via Riverside church office)