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  • Lent Breakfast Studies - start 26th March Lent Breakfast Studies - start 26th March
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  • Eco-Challenge for Lent Eco-Challenge for Lent

     

March 25 Mark 10: 17 – 31 The Rich young man was a really good guy

He seems the kind of person your parents would have been happy to be dating your sister. All his life he had done everything right and met everyone’s expectations. Yet Jesus recognises that his good, safe life was cushioning him from really living for God. He had made his faith safe.

Could that also be said of us? Have we made our faith safe? Have we found a place for faith where it has minimal impact on our lives?

Today’s Thought for the Day for Lent is from Norman

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Mar 26 @ 10:30 – 12:00
Today is our Annual Stated Meeting We’re having our Annual Stated Meeting of the Congregation during the Service on 26th March. At the service we’ll look back on the past year and look forward to our plans for the next 12 months. A great opportunity to get involved in church life Everyone is warmly welcome to our Sunday services. Our worship style could be described as ‘informal contemporary’, with elements of ‘traditional’ thrown in for good measure. We recognise the importance of getting to know each other and do this both during the ‘welcome’ and after services over tea and coffee. Prayer after the service There are times when people need specific […]

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Mar 26 @ 10:30 – 12:00
Today is our Annual Stated Meeting We’re having our Annual Stated Meeting of the Congregation during the Service on 26th March. At the service we’ll look back on the past year and look forward to our plans for the next 12 months. A great opportunity to get involved in church life Everyone is warmly welcome to our Sunday services. Our worship style could be described as ‘informal contemporary’, with elements of ‘traditional’ thrown in for good measure. We recognise the importance of getting to know each other and do this both during the ‘welcome’ and after services over tea and coffee. Prayer after the service There are times when people need specific […]
Mar 26 @ 15:00 – 17:00
3pm-5pm in the church with Games, Crafts, Worship, Meal Messy Church is all about families having fun together-playing games, doing craft work, hearing Bible stories, singing, and sharing a meal together. It is for children from birth to P7 age. Contact David for more info – david@granton.org.uk
Mar 29 @ 12:00 – 13:00 West Hall
Open to all Our aim is to provide a budget meal – at present £3.00 for 3 courses including tea and coffee) and importantly to create a friendly atmosphere for people to meet and chat on a regular basis. It is open to everyone and we especially welcome those who live alone, who would appreciate having a meal made for them and companionship. We also manage to make a profit which we gladly hand over to the church to help with ever-increasing costs.      
Mar 30 @ 10:00 – 11:00 West Hall
Join us for a cuppa and a cake. A chance to meet others and have a chat. All welcome – bring your friends!
Mar 30 @ 19:30 – 20:30 home of Linda & Derek Young
What is a Home group?
 A Home group is a small group of people from the Church who meet regularly, usually at someone’s home. These groups provide the opportunity to read and discuss the Bible together, to pray together and get to know one another. Why go to a Home group? There are 2 main reasons: (1) to study the bible and discuss issues that come from that, a small group environment is very helpful; (2) a small group provides an opportunity to meet and to get to know a more manageable number of people than you might meet at a Sunday service. That means there is a chance to […]

 

  • Take part in Earth Hour on Saturday 25th March Take part in Earth Hour on Saturday 25th March
  • Lent Breakfast Studies - start 26th March Lent Breakfast Studies - start 26th March
  • Thought for the Day during Lent Thought for the Day during Lent
  • Eco-Challenge for Lent Eco-Challenge for Lent

     

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Lent Eco-Challenge #3: The Travel Challenge

As part of your carbon fast for Lent, think about how you get around and try to take 3 less car jour...
April issue of Life and Work

April issue of Life and Work

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Passing the Baton training with Bethany

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Eco Congregation Annual Gathering in Glasgow

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If you're not involved in the Daffodil Tea on 22nd April you may wish to pop through to Glasgow for ...
Easter Breakfast

Easter Breakfast

As in previous years we'll be serving a cooked breakfast before the service on Easter Sunday, 20th A...
Farewell to Derek

Farewell to Derek

After around fifteen months with us at Granton, Derek Henderson's final Sunday is on Easter Sunday, ...
Daffodil Tea – Saturday 22nd April

Daffodil Tea – Saturday 22nd April

Following on from the success of previous years, your Social Committee is organising another Daffodi...
Congratulations to David and Alice

Congratulations to David and Alice

Congratulations to David, our Parish Assistant, who is getting married to Alice on Saturday 1st Apri...
Over to you Dan….

Over to you Dan….

Dan Docwra marked his new role as Session Clerk in this photocall on Sunday with outgoing Sessio...
Family Fun – this Saturday 18th March

Family Fun – this Saturday 18th March

Changeworks are organising a free afternoon of family-friendly fun and games in the Granton Medway B...
Bring a Friend to Church on 19th March

Bring a Friend to Church on 19th March

Our faith is not meant to be a private thing or something we keep only to ourselves. Jesus instructe...

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