make your love the foundation of our lives."
The first meeting of the Carers coffee group is this Tuesday 13th October at 2.15pm in Cafe Creme. All are welcome. Any Queries please contact Annamaria Strachan email@example.com”
Evening Pilgrimage to Carfin this Tuesday, 13th October. Bus will leave at 6.30pm at the Post Office in Milngavie and return at 9.30pm. All are very welcome. The evening will include Rosary Procession, Holy Mass and Benediction. Organised by the Legion of Mary.
Youth Mass and Pizza – 24th Oct for young people aged 12 – 16 5.30pm start with gathering and ice-breaker in the upper hall - 6pm Vigil. If you are in this age range, please come along. Mass will be followed with a short retreat and will finish with pizza in the hall. If anyone would like to be involved in the Mass ministries, eg. reading, please give your names to Fr. Mackle.
A talk for young people aged 16 – 25 Is it reasonable to believe that humans are more than matter? A talk by Bishop Stephen Robson at Turnbull Hall, 22nd Oct at 7.30pm. Visit glasfaithforum for details of this series of talks for young people through to mid December.
Altar Servers. Any young member of the Parish (who has made his/her First Holy Communion) who would like to become an Altar Server is invited to contact Chris Sanders (942 7519) or Fr. Mackle, who will gladly take your details. Training sessions are due to commence soon.
Scottish Churches Anti-human Trafficking Conference – next Saturday 17th October, 9.30 - 4 pm in St George's Tron Church, Buchanan Street. It will be a great opportunity to hear from international speakers on this important issue.
October Devotions – Rosary and Benediction Sundays at 4.30pm.
Children’s Choir dates - November 8th & 15th, December 13th, 20th & 25th. Any queries, please contact Annamaria Strachan 01419429799/07749715514 firstname.lastname@example.org
Padre Pio Prayer Group Meeting is cancelled on Monday 12th October due to mid-term school holiday. Next meeting will be Monday 19th October at 7:00pm. Holy Mass is scheduled for 7.30pm that evening.
During a special ceremony called Institution of Lector, Nick Pryce will take the next step toward becoming a Permanent Deacon. All are invited to this ceremony, which will take place on Sunday, 15th November at 12noon Mass in St Andrew's, Cathedral. Keep Nick in your prayers.
Primary Three Families - The Sacrament of Penance (First Confession) in Lent 2016, and First Holy Communion in May 2017. Parents intending to present children, who are in primary three, for these sacraments, are required to complete an application/enrolment form available in the porch and return it by 11th October.
Mass of Commitment for Primary Three families will be at the 10am on Sunday 25th October.
Crowning Mass Pilgrimage on Sunday 18th October at 3pm at Schoenstatts Retreat and Pilgrimage Centre, Campsie Glen. See Schoenstatts Website for details or poster at the back of the church.
Passion for Christ – Passion for People - Annual Mission Sunday Appeal will be on 18th October. This year we are invited to reach out and help Justina and others like her in Africa who struggle to get an education. She is a primary school pupil who lives in Zambia and faces tremendous obstacles in her quest for education. Visit www.missio.scot for more information. Those who Giftaid, please take a giftaid Mission Appeal envelope from the porch and add 25% of the value of your offering at no extra cost to yourself.
Charity Concert Opera in New Kilpatrick Church on 13 November 7.30pm
Some members of All Saints Church are organising a concert performance of Donizetti's opera L'elisir d'amore, in aid of the charity, Foundation for Relief and Reconciliation in the Middle East. Visit www.frrme.org The performers are musicians from Scottish opera who are giving their service for free, with NK donating use of church and hall. See poster and pick up flyer for more details. For tickets, phone 07879708184 or call in to Purple Edge.
White Lily Ladies’ Dinner 2015 - Friday 13th November at the Crowne Plaza Hotel. Tickets -£50 each. A great night out with Champagne reception, stalls in the foyer, fantastic entertainment and a 3 course meal and, please remember,
every penny from our fundraising is used to fight cancer in the west of Scotland. Many thanks and for more information or to buy tickets please contact Angela Bruno 07730615045
Bishop John Keenan, Bishop of Paisley, will give a talk on the October 2015 Synod on The Vocation and Mission of the Family in the Church and Contemporary World in the Upper Hall at 7:00pm on Thursday 29th October 2015. Bishop John's talk, which is part of our parish's Adult Faith Formation programme, will begin with tea and coffee and there will be an opportunity for questions and discussion afterwards.
Krakow WYD 2016. One young parishioner so far has expressed an interest. If interested in attending, call the Youth Office on 226 5898 or speak to Fr Mackle. Cost around £800. Parish will sponsor 50% and also support any fundraising. WYD prayer cards available in the porch. Visit www.WYD2016
Maryhill Foodbank - Non-perishable food items are greatly needed by our near neighbours. Your help is much appreciated. Thank you.
Please remember in your Prayers -
Sick—Margaret McGuire, Paul Morton, Mamie Bradie, Dante Biagioi, Peter Crainie, Margaret Merilees, Betty Clark, Hil Black, Paul Connolly, Louise Dolan, Sheila McCallum, Rosemary McLean, Elizabeth McCusker, Stuart Harvey, Sheena Smith, Charlie Melly, Mark Greenlees, Samatha Harkins, Gilbert O’Rourke, Denis Campbell, Ronald Coia, Valentina Colaluca, Christine Turner, Douglas Dalby (Snr), Michael Docherty, Maureen Scott, Christina Jones, Ruth MacKenzie, Patricia Swiatek, Baby Eva Berrey, Maureen Morton, Marie Moy, Margie Cornyn.
Recently Dead—Martin O’Callaghan, Anne Moakler, Kathleen McLintock, Ada Naio Inrugolo
Anniversaries—Agnes F. Allan, Elizabeth O’Hara Murray, Kenneth Wareing.