Tranent Parish Church • Scottish Charity No. SCO17423

What's On

Prayer bulletin for June is available in church and on the Prayer page here


Outdoor Church: Sunday 14th July fro 3pm to 5pm, meeting at Polson Park Bandstand. Our theme is Eric Liddell and the Olympics. Bring a rug and a snack, if you wish. All are welcome, including dogs.

Sunflower Scotland: The team are asking for knitted items, anything kids, infants or adult's items. The team are now looking after 67 orphans and fostering families, and many are struggling to buy baby and children clothes. If you are a keen knitter the team are looking for socks, scarves, hats, baby cardigans, blankets to go out in their next van in September just before the cold weather sets in.

Church Litter Picking: on Saturdays 13th July and 10th August. We meet at the church gates at 10.30am. Equipment is provided by Tranent Wombles and all are welcome. 

Eco Notice: Blister packs are able to be recycled again.  Links Vet Group at Mid Road, Prestonpans and opposite Luca's in Musselburgh are taking them.  If you are unable to take them yourself, then bring them to church and someone will take them for you.  Please only bring small amounts as we don't want to overwhelm them.

Christian Aid: A huge well done to all in Tranent and Elphinstone who raised £728. 69 for the work of Christian Aid.

REGULAR EVENTS

Sunday - Order of Service  will be published here as soon as possible each week.

Youth Club -  Sunday 30th June, from  7.30pm to 9pm in the Upper Room in the Church Hall.  All young people of secondary school age are welcome. For information about what we do, contact the minister.

Prayer Group   will be taking a summer break throughout July and August.

Open House: will be taking a summer break on the 2nd and 7th of July but otherwise takes place on Tuesday mornings in the Church Hall between 10am and 12 noon. Free tea, coffee and biscuits are served. All are welcome.

Pool Group & Table Tennis Group  Both meet on Wednesday mornings, Pool in the Upper Hall, Table Tennis in the main Church Hall from 10am to 12 noon. All are welcome to either / both.

Fair Trade Stall We have a Fair Trade stall on the last Sunday of every month. With suppies from the Fair Trade shop in Portobello, there is an opportunity to buy various goods - cash only.

Magazine Sharing – bring and borrow - in the Church Gathering Area.


Foodbank Donations: Drop off points are Church Gathgering Area, Church Hall, Fraser Centre or Foodbank itself - 3 Civic Square (10am - 2pm Monday - Friday).




EASYFUNDRAISING

The Church has registered with easyfundraising and you can raise donations for Tranent Parish Church at no additional cost to you each time you shop online. Over 7,000 brands will donate, including all the big names like John Lewis, BT, Tesco, Argos, Boots, Marks and Spencer and many more. Please support us by registering on: https://www.easyfundraising.org.uk/causes/tranent-parish-church.

By December 2023 we had raised over £134 through this.

Talk to Pamela or Linda if you would like to know more




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