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Black Isle Show

Christina, Ann and Chic enjoyed making lots of new friends, and meeting old ones, at the Black Isle Show near Inverness. They all agreed that it was good to have a presence at the show and have many good conversations.

Work Place Chaplaincy Scotland Introduction and Training Day - Wednesday, 22nd August

Could you be involved in this rapidly expanding area of Christian Service?  For those interested, or involved in workplace chaplaincy: Wednesday 22nd August, Palmerston Place Church, 10 Palmerston Place, Edinburgh EH12 5AA Introduction Session -...
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Smile Power

Here is a simple poem, attributed to various authors including Spike Milliagn.  In its simplicity it actually says quite a lot; if you think about it! Smiling is infectious, you catch it like the flu, When someone smiled at me today,&n...
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The Great Get Together - In Memory of Jo Cox, MP

  The Great Get Together - In Memory of Jo Cox, MP, was held in Glasgow on the morning of Saturday, 23rd June.   The invitation came from Anas Sarwar, MSP for Glasgow region who  invited people of all faiths, beliefs and backgrou...
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McCrae's Battalions

On Sunday 1st July 2018, a service will be held in St Cuthbert's Church, Edinburgh to mark the end of the WW1 Centenaries.  Start time is 10.30am for 11.00am.  The attached  poster gives full details of the event and we would enco...
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Display Space at St Mary's Episcopal Cathedral

WPCS has been provided a display space at St Mary's Episcopal Cathedral in Edinburgh for the next 6 weeks.  Andrew Greig (Edinburgh City Centre Chaplain) and Andrew Reddish (volunteer chaplain) got the stand set up on Friday morning. Andrew...
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Tap Tap Tapping

Adan Abokor tapped out the book, Anna Karenina, using his finger and wrist to keep his neighbouring cell mates sane. After 7 months in solitary confinement Adan realised he could communicate with his fellow prisoners who were also in solitary confine...
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Wishing you a great 2018

There’s a well-known story of a chicken farmer who found an eagle’s egg.  He put it in with his chickens and soon the egg hatched. The young eagle grew up with all the other chickens and whatever they did, the eagle did too, thinking it was...
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A Bit Of A Let Down

As he was driving along a deserted country lane his car got a puncture. Easily sorted he thought; until he couldn’t find the jack. The evening sun was just setting and it was getting dark as he started to look for a farm where hopefully he could borr...
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Alloa Firefighter recognised for his services to the community

Congratulations go to Alloa Firefighter, Alan Faulds BCA, who has been awarded the British Citizen Award for his services to the community.  He and his local volunteer team have spearheaded a roadshow campaign for safer roads in Forth Valle...
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