Next Youth Mass – 6pm Saturday Vigil Mass on 1st October. More details soon.
Youth Commission - next meeting is Tuesday 23rd August at 7pm in the church house.
Catholic....? Thinking about it....? Know someone who is....? Come learn more about RCIA. The first meeting will be on Wednesday, 28th Sept at 7pm in the Hut. Speak to one of the priests or contact 942-4635 - firstname.lastname@example.org for more information.
World Youth Day - Welcome back to our young parishioners from WYD Krakow, and we look forward to hearing all about their experience soon.
Like to train to become a Parish catechist? There are still places available on the course. To apply for this two-year part-time course, sponsored by the parish, speak to Fr Mackle. For further information, contact 226 5898 / Christine.Burke@rcag.org.uk Induction Day – 3rd September at 9.30am in the Archdiocesan Offices.
Day Trip to Carfin for the National Pilgrimage Mass and Rosary Procession. Sunday, September 4th. Bus will leave from Roman Road at 1pm and return 7.30pm. Cost £3. Please sign sheet in porch, if you would like to go.
AGAP at the Edinburgh Fringe – the “Margaret Sinclair Story” will be performed from Saturday 6th August until Friday 12th August; “Among Women” will be performed on Saturday 13th and Sunday 14th August. These take place at St Patrick’s Church. Tickets cost £6 from 0131-226-0000 or www.edfinge.com
ST A. and IMAC Spred Fundraising Disco—Prizes Appeal. CAN YOU HELP PLEASE! Following last year’s successful fundraiser event at IMAC it is our Parish’s turn to host the 2016 Disco on Saturday 3rd September (7.30—11.30 p.m). Tickets for the event inc. supper cost only £10.00 and will be on sale early August. Presently we are looking for suitable prize donations which can be used towards a raffle and other fund raisers on the night. Donations to be handed into the sacristy or chapel house or contact Brian Donnelly on 942 6085 or (Mobile) 07484707750 - Many thanks in advance. Brian
Soup Run – Friday 5th August 7pm in Lower Hall. Donations of soup, sandwiches, soft fruit, biscuits etc most welcome. Any queries, please call Phyllis on 570 1343.
Drumchapel Foodbank - all donations gratefully received.
Safeguarding Training - Volunteers who work in the parish with children and/or vulnerable adults, who weren't free to attend the safeguarding training on 21st March in St Margaret's, Clydebank, are asked to attend a training evening on Monday 29th August, 7-9pm in Eyre Hall, 196 Clyde Street, G1 4JY. To book, please contact Claudia.email@example.com or tel 226 5998. If you are unable to make this date / venue, please contact the safeguarding office, who will provide you with a future date for training.
Altar Servers. Any young member of the Parish who would like to become an Altar Server is invited to contact Chris Sanders (942 7519) or Fr. Mackle or Mgr Ryan, who will gladly take your details. This invitation is aimed particularly at those children in P IV who have just made their First Holy Communion. Training sessions will start after school summer holidays.
1st August at 7pm – 50th Planning
22nd August at 7pm – Bereavement Support
23rd August – Youth Commission
1st Sept at 7pm – Baptism Preparation
5th Sept at 10.30am – Ongoing Faith Formation
6th Sept at 7pm – Liturgy Group
8th Sept at 7pm – Fabric & Finance
15th Sept at 7pm – Parish Pastoral Council
28th Sept at 7pm - RCIA
Please remember in your Prayers -
Sick—Paul Morton, Dante Biagioi, Louise Dolan, Charlie Melly, Ronald Coia, Douglas Dalby (Snr), Baby Eva Berrey, Joan Davis, Margie Cornyn, Patricia Swiatek, Gilbert O’Rourke, Joseph McDermid, Charlie Harper, Alan Johnston, Martin Barnes, Bruce Davidson, Paul Sheridan, John Gerard Miller, Sheila Donnelly, Maureen MacIntosh, Davie Peacock, Lesley Cullen, Kay Reilly, Anne Rodgers, Diarmid O’Hara, Rosemary Queen
Recently Dead—George Colllins, Mary Frances Gerrard, Russell Roger, Richard, Patsy McCormick, Mary Breslin, Ellen Cush, Nora O’Driscoll, Sergio Amosso, Fr. Jaques Hamel, Albert Raeburn
Anniversaries— Ada Walters Clement Chateau, Michael Sugrue, Neil Doyle, Agnes Gallagher