• Mothers’ Union

    Mothers’ Union

    August 18th, 2016 | News |

    Newsletter of Glasgow and Galloway Diocese Mothers’ Union. Click to open M U G & G diocese

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  • Outdoor Service and Barbecue

    June 28th, 2016 | News |

    Following on from Rev Dan’s example, Rev Drew did a fine job with the Almighty in arranging that once again we were blessed with good weather for our open air service and we hope that he and Teresa enjoyed the occasion. This year the service was led by Gemma and our Sunday school children who […]

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  • Institution of Rev Canon Drew Sheridan

    June 15th, 2016 | News |

    On Tuesday 14 June Christ Church was full to overflowing with Christ Church members, representatives of the local community, many friends, relatives and fellow priests who came along to welcome Drew to his new charge in Lanark. The Right Revd Dr Gregor Duncan, Bishop of Glasgow and Galloway, read the oaths and the Constitution of […]

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  • Pot Luck Supper to Welcome Our New Rector and his Wife

    May 2nd, 2016 | News |

    The Feast to Welcome Drew and Teresa  (a One-Off Celebration in the Christ Church Year) We were all delighted to welcome Drew and Teresa to our Family Service on Sunday 10th April and then to be able to follow up that initial introduction with a full-scale Pot Luck Welcome Supper on Friday 22nd. The tables […]

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  • Christingle Service

    December 23rd, 2015 | News |

    On Sunday 20 December we held our annual Christingle Service. This year the theme was ‘Christingle is not just for Christmas’ and it explored the idea that Christ brings gifts in every season. The children performed magnificently with the singing the best yet. This year the service was enhanced by an augmented music group which […]

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  • Annual Music Sunday

    November 7th, 2015 | News |

    On 25 October we held our annual ‘Music Sunday’. This is organised by our four organists: Rachel, Doreen, Krystyna and Andrew and was based on the theme of All Saints. Several other talented members of the congregation and the Harp Group performed a variety of music on this theme and all the hymns were also ‘saintly’. The […]

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  • Gabriel will be reunited with Mary!

    November 7th, 2015 | News |

    When the new toilet was created at the back of the side chapel the new wall split the double window showing the annunciation into two with Gabriel stranded in the new toilet while Mary remained in the side chapel. The solution was to remove the Gabriel window and replace it with a new window and […]

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  • Pilgrimage to Iona

    September 4th, 2015 | News |

    Christ Church Iona Pilgrimage As we walked on the pebbly beach of St Columba’s Bay, it was rather awe inspiring to think that 1452 years ago the man himself had landed there from Ireland with 12 of his companions. They soon looked for land to build a monastery that would become in time a centre […]

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  • Font Cover Restoration

    September 9th, 2013 | News |

    At the Family Service on 8 September, Dan unveiled the font cover which had been discovered in the church basement in a very sorry condition. Joan and Brian East have done an amazing job of restoring it to its former glory. It  was carved by Major General Thomas Rennie Stevenson CB of Sunnyside (see post […]

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  • Children in Christ Church

    October 6th, 2011 | News |

    We hold a family service every month (usually on the second Sunday) where the children take an active role in the service. There is a small Sunday School in the church hall led by Gemma Patrick. The children come into their own at Christmas time when we hold a Christingle Service. This is attended by […]

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