October’s Sung Evensong at All Saints will take place at 6.30 pm on the 14th of the month instead of the 7th to avoid coinciding with a Valedictory Evensong for Bishop Gregor Duncan.
The guest speaker at our October Tea and Talk will be Colin Ashwood from St Margaret of Scotland Hospice in Clydebank. Since its doors opened in 1950, the Hospice has touched the lives of thousands of patients with advanced life-limiting illness and older people with complex medical and nursing needs, their families and friends….
Sermon by Rev Sydney Maitland for Sunday 23 September 2018.
The story of how a young woman who discovered the Prayer Book at the age of 11 went on to work for the benefit of local labourers, set up a Sunday school and see it established as a mission church – now All Saints – before her death in 1864 at the age of 35.
The Barnabas Fund, which campaigns in support of persecuted Christians around the world, has launched a petition calling on the UK government to legislate for the protection of religious freedom in this country.
The headlines seem to become ever more violent and not just because of the events of the day, writes Rev Sydney Maitland. The emotions become ever more extreme, the mood swings more pronounced and the personalities vie with one another for prominence and coverage. No criticism is too slight to be ignored or to be…
An update from the Barnabas Fund, which offers hope and aid to the persecuted church. News this month from Egypt, Ethiopia, Iran, Pakistan and Sri Lanka. Please pray for our brothers and sisters who are persecuted for their faith.
Sermon by Rev Sydney Maitland for Sunday 28 August 2018.
Sermon by Rev Sydney Maitland for Sunday 19 August 2018.
Sermon by Rev Sydney Maitland for Sunday 12 August 2018.
Sermon by Rev Sydney Maitland for Sunday 5 August 2018.
One of the largest churches in Edinburgh has voted to split from the Scottish Episcopal Church amid tensions over its decision to become the first Anglican body in the UK to endorse gay marriage. St Thomas’ is the latest evangelical parish to quit the official Anglican church in Scotland and back a rival splinter movement…