News

Summer Coffee Morning

Posted: 07 Jul 2019

Dalbeattie & Kirkgunzeon Parish Church Summer Coffee Morning will be on Saturday 27 th July in Dalbeattie Town Hall 10am – 11.30am. Admission will be £2. Please bring any items you may have for the raffle, tombola and bric-a-brac stall from next week onwards. We are also wanting good quality paperback books.  Perishable goods for the cake stall and for serving with tea and coffee will be asked for nearer the time.  

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This Month's News

Ecumenical Call to Prayer

Posted: 23 May 2020

For the ninth week running, 14 Churches and Christian organisations across Scotland are calling on Christians to pray at the same time in response to the COVID-19 outbreak.  Please join in prayer at 7 pm on Sunday 24th May.   Rt Rev Dr Martin Fair said: "I’m delighted to have read that in the last couple of months google searches for ‘prayer’ have increased dramatically. "But reading about what prayer is and how to do it is the only the start of it. After that it’s time to actually pray! "And what better than to join with brothers and sisters from across the nation at 7pm on Sunday to pray our way through this ongoing crisis. I commend it to you and look forward to being with you, in Spirit, on Sunday evening."   "In the Gospel of John (17: 1-11), Jesus prays for his disciples in anticipation of the time when he will no longer be with them. What is it that he prays for? Jesus asks the Father to ‘protect’ his friends. Whilst he was with them, Jesus protected and shielded the disciples and later in his prayer he prays for each one of us. The ascended Lord Jesus continues to pray for us and assures us that his presence will be renewed through the gift of the Holy Spirit."   We pray:

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VE Day

Posted: 07 May 2020

The Church Bell rang out on 7th May to commemorate VE Day. The Bell was rang by Ian McMickan and assisted by Norman Kennedy.

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