Pew Notes

St Cuthbert’s Notes 15 September 2019

Fire Alarm Test:

There will be a brief fire alarm test at the beginning of the 10.30am service today , following the Welcome.

St Cuthbert’s Badminton Club.

The club recommences on Monday 23 September at 8.00pm in the Church Hall. For more details please contact barry Tatlock or Archie Clark.

Knitted Poppies:

A request from Ceri (Nicki’s daughter) if possible for donations of small knitted poppies, lapel size, for a Poppy Scotland project she is involved in at work. Any donations appreciated ! Thank you.


R&R – Return and Rest – Weekly from Wednesday 2 October, 7.30 – 8.30pm (7.00pm for refreshments). For further information please contact Wendy Pearson or Elaine Fyfe.

Cafe Church.

Join us on Thursday 19 September at 2.30pm in the Church hall for Cafe Church. All welcome.


We seek to provide a “sacred space “, a space to reflect, to pray: a space to find peace, stillness and refreshment. We will next be meeting on Saturday 28 September, at 10.00am in the Lady Chapel.

Parish Pixels Photography Competition.

Entries please by Tuesday 1 October to together with one sentence describing how unique and special our church is.

Emotional Wellbeing Training.

A date for your diary – starting on Tuesday 1 October at 7.30pm in the church, “Fitness Tarining for your Mind”. Learn how to build self confidence, mental resilience, reduce stress and improve your quality of life. Every Tuesday evening ( for 10 weeks) here in St Cuthbert’s Church, Colinton at 7.30pm. Come along when you can. Donations much appreciated on the evening.

Congregational Harvest Lunch.

Tickets for the Harvest Lunch on Sunday 6 October are now available from Margaret Holmes. Suggested £5.00 donation, please.


If you have any spare autumn fruit – apples, plums etc from your gardens, which could be made into puddings for the Harvest Lunch on Sunday 6 October, please speak to Margaret Holmes.

SGN Roadworks.

There will be extensive road closures and parking suspensions in this area from 12 October for two weeks. Road closures include Bridge Road, Redford Road and Thorburn Road ( with Westgarth Avenue as the diversion route)

Weekly Prayer.

Guard your church, O Lord, with your perpectual mercy: and since without your aid we lose our way, draw us always, by your help, away from harm and steer us towards salvation: through Jesus Christ, our Lord, who lives and reigns with you in the unity of the Holy Spirit, one God, world without end. Amen.

What’s on This Week

Wednesday 18 September

10.30am Holy Communion

Thursday 19 September

2,30pm Cafe Church in the hall – all welcome.

Sunday 22 September ( Bishop Bob will lead our worship)

8.30pm Holy Communion

10.30am Sung Eucharist