What's on at Greenbank

Download Greenbank's provisional programme for 2017/18 (PDF)

Link to Presbytery of Edinburgh Newsletters

The Calendar describes the scheduled meetings of our organisations, and other events in Greenbank.

If you would like to include an intimation in the Order of Service please submit it to the Church Administrator as early as possible and no later than 10am on Thursday. The Church Office is closed each day from 12 noon until 1.30pm and access to the building is not likely to be possible during these hours.

The Church Office is open on weekdays from 8.30am to 12 noon, and from 1.30pm to 3pm.

This Week

Sunday 17 September
10.30am Family Worship
led by Rev Peter Graham
and Mr Steven Chaffee

Coffee will be served in the Main Hall after the Service by Hazel Macaulay (D89)

Next Week

Sunday 24 September
10.30am Family Worship
led by Rev Dr John Stevenson
and Mr Steven Chaffee

Coffee will be served in the Main Hall after the Service by Dorothy Whitehead (D89)

Sunday Evening Lecture Series
For details see below

Intimations

Greenbank Baby & Toddler Group
Mums, Dads, Grandparents & Nannies – bring
along your little ones (birth–3 years) on Thursdays and Fridays, 9.45am–11.15am. We have toys and refreshments! Greenbank Parish Church Main Hall: Cost per child: £2.

Richmond's Hope Mile of Memories
Please continue to hand in your old £1 coins to Helen Barnes or the Church Office. They will be collected by the charity until they go out of use in October.

Dates for your Diary

Sun 17 Sep: Sunday Evening Lecture Series
You are invited to attend the third lecture on Sunday 17 September at Morningside Parish Church Halls, starting at 7pm, with refreshments available from 6.30pm. Bryan Webb will speak on Buddhism, in the context of The Joys and Challenges of our Faith. He will be followed by  Professor Carole Hillenbrand on Islam on 24th September.

Mon 18 Sep: Take One Action
Christian Aid ask that we support their sponsored film at the TOA festival.
Filmhouse, Monday 18 Sep 8.30pm, “Disturbing the Peace”, a film which gives voice to both Palestinians and Israelis as they reach out to each other across insurmountable barriers.
Take One Action films show us that we can make a difference - they seek to empower people to take steps to make the world a better place - fairer and more sustainable. Christian Aid Scotland has supported Take one Action over the last ten years by sponsoring films in the festival.

Sat 23 Sep: Richmond's Hope Mile of Memories
On Portobello Promenade. Join them to create a Mile of Memories and help raise money to support bereaved children. We have collected nearly £400 at Greenbank and Springboard have decorated 2 wooden memory sticks. Please let Helen Barnes know if you'd like to decorate your own memory stick. The last date for donating your £1 coins is Sunday 17 September.

Sat 30 Sep: YACHT Scottish Night
The lively YACHT Scottish Night, for all the family, is to be held on Saturday 30 September 2017. Tickets, £15 for adults, £2 for children under 12, are on sale after today’s service or from the Church Office. Ceilidh music and dancing; early and late buffets; refreshments; musical performances. Come along and support us – join in the dancing or just have a wee listen to the music and songs. We can promise an enjoyable time. Runs from 6.30pm to 10.30pm (Buffets 7.15pm and 8.30pm) – so you can come along when it suits you.

Sun 1 Oct: No 9.30am Springboard Service
There will be no 9.30am Service so as to focus
attendance on the visit of the Rev Trevor
Jamison, Chaplain to Eco-congregation
Scotland, who will preach at the 10.30am
Service. Springboard will lead the worship on
8 Oct at 10.30am.

Sat 7 Oct: Messy Church
Families with a child from age 3 to 11 are invited from 4pm to 6pm for fun, food, stories and songs. Please register on the church website: www.greenbankchurch.org

Sun 29 Oct: SLA - SAVE THE DATE
Bread and Cheese Lunch in aid of Scottish Love in Action, after church in the Main Hall. Tickets will be on sale from Sunday 1 Oct after the 10.30am Service, and from the Office during weekdays: Adults £5, Children £3, Family £15, Under 2’s free. Please come along for a sociable get-together for SLA.


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