Tranent Parish Church • Scottish Charity No. SCO17423

What's On

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


Guest     We are looking forward to welcoming the Rev Reuban Msowoya, the Moderator of the Church of Central Africa Presbyterian Synod of Livingstonia, in Malawi, to our congregation on Thursday May 23rd. He is a delegate to the General Assembly and will be with us until his return to Malawi on Monday May 27th.


Gala Week

     Eco Action stall - Sunday 2nd June

     Exhibition of Tranent's History in photos - Mon 3rd to Weds 5th JUne

     Gala Quiz - Thursday 6th June at the Bowling Club

     Gala Parade - Saturday 8th June - TPC 'It Takes All-Sorts to be a church'


J Club Service & Congregational Picnic. Sunday 23rd June, Vogrie park - after morning service.

Sunflower Scotland - current appeal is for excersize eqipment for a rehab centre in North Ukraine. See Rachel McDonald for more info.

REGULAR EVENTS

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

Tranent Care Home Service  2.30pm Friday 10 May

Youth Club -  Sunday 19th May, 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.

Crookston Care Home service - 26th May

Prayer Group:  Meetings are held in the church on Saturday mornings at 8am. All Welcome.

Open House:   Open House 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).



ONGOING PROJECTS


Crisp Packet Bivy Bag Project:

Crisp Packet Bivibag Project - We will pause further collection of crisp packets at the moment. A huge thanks to all who collected, sorted and ironed them - we should soon have 15 bivibags completed with 2,225 crisp packets recycled.


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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