Sunday 28 August 2022

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Worship – On Sunday 28 August we meet for worship at 9.30am in Bowden Kirk and 11.00am in Melrose Church. The theme for the day is ‘the miracle of friendship’. The Melrose service will be livestreamed, and you can watch on our church website or Facebook page or catch the recording thereafter.  The order of service is attached. A worship podcast based on the service will be posted on Facebook and Instagram on Saturday evening. You can also listen on 01896 808551.

Coffee After Church – Teas and coffees are available after the Melrose service in the Church Hall. All are welcome and if you would like to join the rota of helpers, please send a message to the office.

Bowden Flower Rota – Volunteers needed to add their names to the Bowden Flower Rota

Church Choir – Rehearsals will resume at 9.45am on Sunday, 28thAugust when anyone who enjoys singing will be made very welcome.

Kirk Session – The Kirk Session meets on Thursday 1 September at 7.00pm in Melrose Church Hall.

Messy Church Planning Group – We’re meeting on Friday 2 September at 4.00pm in Melrose Church Hall to plan our September 18 Messy Church. If you are interested in helping or just finding out a bit more, please come along.

Family Service – Our next Family Service is on Sunday 4 September at 10.00am in Melrose Church Hall. Services last half an hour and are very informal. All welcome.

Messy Church – Messy Church is on Sunday 18 September, 3.00-5.00pm in Melrose Church and hall. Stories, singing, crafts, games, food and lots of fun. Children must be accompanied by an adult. All welcome.

Contact Details

Our minister can be contacted on 01896 822217 or

The Church office contact details are 01896 823339 or – Tracey is there on Tuesday and Friday mornings between 9.00am and 12 noon.

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