All this week, we will be bringing you some of the articles that would have made their way into the April magazine, starting with an update from the Afternoon Fellowship. Once again, we enjoyed an illustrated talk from Ann Paterson; this time supported by her husband Hugh and companions from the Portobello Group who made… Continue Reading From the Magazine: Afternoon Fellowship
(posted on behalf of Lorna Gentleman). After our forays to the Golf Tavern for our annual Christmas and Burns’ Lunches, February found us back in the Pillar Hall welcoming Michelle from the Blythswood Trust, founded in 1966. To most of us, the Trust means shoeboxes but we found out this is just one of the… Continue Reading Afternoon Fellowship
The Grove An introduction to Barclay Viewforth Church Hi! We are looking for your help on Sunday the 2nd October. Our mission statement ‘Making God’s love known in Jesus Christ’ has been around for a number of years now. In an effort to equip ourselves to do this more fully we are launching The Grove.… Continue Reading The Grove – Seeds sown yesterday, bearing fruit tomorrow
BVC folks join Vine Trust Tanzania Team We came, we saw, they conquered…our hearts. That’s life in Tanzania. There are so many amazing people here – they may not have much but they would give you their last shilling. In a whole new experience for us, 5 BVC folks joined a Vine Trust Easter work… Continue Reading We Came, We Saw, They Conquered
1000 burgers – check Balloons – check Balloon pump – not sure where it is but I’ll find it before Sunday! Bubbles – check ice-cream – check goal posts – being collected as I write rubbish bags and rubber gloves – check …..and lots more – to be checked! Sunday afternoon will see folks from… Continue Reading Unity in Christ – Preparing for the Big Day Out
I usually learn at least one new thing each time I visit Winnie so was happy to get an invite to go whilst Janet, who usually calls in on her on a Sunday afternoon, was away on holiday. I guess that good teachers don’t lose the knack of passing on knowledge in retirement, even though… Continue Reading Once a (good) teacher, always so.
Members of the Afternoon Fellowship (and friends) enjoyed a day out to Loch Lomond. Although the weather was mixed it always seems to stop raining as people disembarked from the coach. The first stop was the Loch Lomond Shores shopping centre. Refreshments were consumed before folks enjoyed a stroll around the area. Then it was… Continue Reading Afternoon Fellowship Summer Outing