Category Archives: Stewardship

Macmillan Cancer Support @ St Mungo’s

St Mungo’s Parish Church in Cumbernauld is hosting an afternoon for Macmillan Cancer Support on Saturday 30th September from 1pm to 3.30pm.

Entry is only £3.50 per person with all proceeds going to Macmillan Cancer Support with a donation also being made to Strathcarron Hospice.

Please come along with your friends for a ‘nibble and a natter’ and support these two very worthwhile causes. Any donations of baking would be greatly appreciated.
Thank you.

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Condorrat Fashion Show

Condorrat Parish Church is delighted to announce that the amazing sum of £3015 was raised at its Fashion Show at the Westerwood Hotel on Saturday. It is hoped that Gift Aid will raise this amount to over £4000.

We would like to thank everyone who supported this event in any way: the organisers, those who donated items or their time, and those who came along on the day. It was a tremendous team effort by all concerned, so thanks once again.

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Open Days at Cumbernauld Old 

Cumbernauld Old Parish Church is planning to open its doors to visitors every Sunday afternoon, between 2pm and 5pm, during July, August and the early part of September. 

A team of members will be available to show people round and to answer any questions they may have. Books charting the history of the church from the 13th Century onwards will also be available for sale.

The church is situated in Baronhill, Cumbernauld Village and a warm welcome awaits. 

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Christian Aid Week – it’s good news!

Christian Aid thank-you envelopeCumbernauld Old Parish Church is delighted to announce that the total collected from this year’s Christian Aid Week door-to-door collection in the parish was £2595.01 and that the Boys’ Brigade Display raised another £300 for Christian Aid. This is a marvellous total and is £700 more than was collected last year!

Furthermore, from that total, the donations made under Gift Aid amounted to £1274, meaning Christian Aid can recover the tax already paid on them, adding a further 20% or so. Thanks to everyone who completed the Gift Aid form on their red envelope.
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CAP Money Course at Abronhill

Susan Boland will be running another CAP Money Course from Thursday 25th August at 10am in Abronhill Parish Church halls. If you are interested or wish further information please either contact Susan by leaving a message below (we’ll pass it on) or register your interest on the CAP money course website. The course will run for 3 sessions with time in-between for you to engage fully with the material.

The CAP Money Course is described on their website as “a free course that will teach you budgeting skills and a simple, cash-based system that works. In just a few weeks, you will get to grips with your finances so you can budget, save and prevent debt.”

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Creation Time at J.A.F.A. Church

April’s J.A.F.A. Church is all about God’s World and God’s Creation.

Renewable energy and climate change are big news just now, so why don’t you come along to J.A.F.A. Church on Sunday 24th April and find out how we can be good stewards of God’s World? Make a windmill; using postcards find out about the world by making a collage; build a 3D jigsaw or, using recyclable rubbish, build a castle or a high tower and then knock it down! Brilliant fun!

If you’re feeling a bit down after being on holiday, then come along and perk yourself up, join with other families and find out more about God and the world he created.

J.A.F.A Church is at Abronhill Parish Church from 4-6pm on Sunday 24th April.

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Refugees: A Practical Response

Cumbernauld Supporting Refugees, Cornerstone Church and our local MP and MSP are working together to collect clothes and footwear for refugees arriving in Europe. Anyone wishing to donate clothes and/or footwear can drop them off at Cornerstone Church in the Town Centre on Wednesday 25th November between 4pm and 7pm. Should this not be convenient, donations can also be dropped off at the MP’s Constituency Office, 13 The Wynd, Cumbernauld Village during office hours.

All donations are being transported to Serbia by Glasgow The Caring City.

Glasgow The Caring City is a Registered Scottish Charity, no. SC029090. Company Ltd by Guarantee SC324923
www.glasgowthecaringcity.com

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