Lent Breakfasts – 7th & 14th April

Lent has traditionally been a time where Christians undertake a series of spiritual practices designed to help them connect with God and prepare for Easter. They have ranged from retreat to fasting to acts of kindness to abstinence; the thing we usually associate with Lent. Over Lent we are going to look at some of these ancient practices in our Sunday services whilst giving people a chance to explore them a bit deeper at 2 Lent breakfasts. If you want to join with others over some foo...
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Life and Work – April 2019 issue

Life and Work is now available as a digital edition for computer, tablet and smartphone. Subscribe from £11.99 for six months or buy a single issue for £1.99 from www.lifeandwork.org See Anne Macintosh or any of the welcome team for a copy of the magazine LIFE AND WORK April  2019 Biblical Animals As the humble donkey takes centre stage on Palm Sunday, Jackie Macadam focuses on the stories of the animals in the Bible. ‘All We Need to Know’ Journey through Holy Week with the Mode...
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Praying Together as a Church Starts Thursday 14th March

We take prayer here seriously. We recognise through prayer we share our concerns with God but also try and listen to God’s voice.Sounds easy enough except its not. Thursday 14th March from 6 till 7pm and Wednesday 20th March from 2-3pm The Wednesday session is especially intended for people who perhaps prefer not to venture out in the eveningsAnyone who has ever been asked to pray in public knows it’s really hard because we are afraid others will see how shaky our faith is compared to...
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Lent starts this week…..Wednesday 6th March

Each day throughout Lent there will be a ‘Thought For The Day’ from the ministry team here at Granton. Lent is the period of 40 days which comes before Easter in our Christian calendar. Beginning on Ash Wednesday, Lent is a season of reflection and preparation before the celebrations of Easter. By observing the 40 days of Lent, Christians replicate Jesus Christ's sacrifice and withdrawal into the desert for 40 days. We'll be sending out a ‘Lent Thought for the Day’ right through from Wedne...
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Praying Together as a Church

We take prayer here seriously. We recognise through prayer we share our concerns with God but also try and listen to God’s voice.Sounds easy enough except its not. Thursday 14th March from 6 till 7pm and Wednesday 20th March from 2-3pm Anyone who has ever been asked to pray in public knows it’s really hard because we are afraid others will see how shaky our faith is compared to theirs or how we don’t have the words they do. Rather than building us up, praying together can have the opp...
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