Sunday 7th October
8.00 am Holy Communion (Scottish Liturgy 1970)
9.15 am Morning Service (Crichton Memorial Church)
9.30 am (refreshments and music from 9.00 am) All Age Service (Church)
11.00 am Sung Eucharist and Vestry Dedication (Crèche facilities during the service, refreshments and Fairtrade Stall afterwards)
Bishop Gregor visiting at the 11.00 am service.
1.00 pm Vestry Lunch and handover meeting (approx.)
3.45 pm Transport departs St John’s for Bishop’s Retirement Evensong (6.30 pm) @ St Mary’s, Glasgow.
Monday 8th October
7.30 pm Growing in Prayer Series (see posters for more details) No. 2: Sister Susan SLG, ‘Praying in Silence’ – Life in Community: contemplation and the monastic hours (Church or Hall TBC)
Tuesday 9th October
5.45 pm Meditation
6.30 pm to 7.30 pm Eucharist
Wednesday 10th October
10.30 am Holy Communion (Scottish Liturgy 1970) (Church) followed by refreshments (Hall)
6.30 pm St John’s Choir Rehearsal (Hall)
Thursday 11th October
10.30 am Cake and Questions Discussion Group (Meeting Room)
7.00 pm to 9.00 pm Tower Bell Practice Night (information: bells AT stjohnsdumfries DOT org)
Friday 12th October
Noon to 1.30 pm Friday Soup Lunches in aid of First Base Food Bank: soup, filled roll, tea or coffee; suggested minimum donation of £3.50 (adults) and £2 (children).
7.30 pm to 9.00 pm Mystery Evening for all primary school children.
Saturday 13th October
10.00 am to 4.00 pm Training Day: Prayer and Healing (see Sarah Clark-Maxwell for details).