Gardner Memorial Church

Do justice, love mercy, and walk humbly with your God

              WELCOME TO THE LINKED CHARGE OF                           GARDNER MEMORIAL CHURCH               & FARNELL PARISH CHURCH       

                  A linkage of two parishes, small town & country  

   GARDNER        farnell

    Gardner Memorial Church - SC008630                                   Farnell Parish Church - SC007997                       

          Malcolm Rooney       Malcolm Rooney our Locum Minister                                                                                                                                                            

    Brechin - Gardner Memorial and Farnell Parish Churches were linked in early 2008 and whilst each church retains its unique character, their congregations now look forward to working together for the greater Glory of God.

           NEXT SERVICES 

            SUNDAY  20th October                                                                                                                    9.30am FARNELL                                                                                                                                     11am Holy Communion at GARDNER MEMORIAL 

Please contact our Church Office with any questions or requests for                                                           Gardner Memorial or Farnell Parish Church

                                              OUR CHURCH OFFICE                                                                                                                                                        is open Tuesday – Friday   10.00 - 12.30                                                                                                                                         e-mail                                                                                                                                                  telephone : 01356 629191

  Visit from the Minister                                         

  If you would like a visit from the minister …                                                                                                                 to talk about a concern                                                                                                          to share some ideas about the church                                                                                                 just to say hello and let us get better know each other                                                                                              to give the church money or any other reason....                                                                                                    please let Elizabeth in the Gardner Office know                                                                                                         and we will arrange a time to meet.

  We would like to keep you updated on all our events and news                                                                                If interested please leave your email details with our church office.


       REGULAR EVENTS  in the Gardner Hall                                                                            COFFEE & CHAT   Thursdays 10-11am   17th,24th Oct                                                                        TODDLER TIME    every 2nd Wednesday   10-11am  £1 per family                                                     Next toddlers    23rd October  /  6th/20th November 

        BRECHIN CATHEDRAL COFFEE MORNING                                                                                                                         Saturday 19th October in the Cathedral Hall from 10am - 12 noon.                                                                                            ……………………………………..

        We are holding the second exhibition in the Gardner Church from 22nd October to 1st November 2019 to               celebrate the completion of our essential works supported by Heritage Lottery fund and Historic                               Environment Scotland.  We are looking for any photographs or other memorabilia over the years from                   various groups and events that have taken place at Gardner Memorial.   Can you contribute? Please hand               in to the Office and these items will be returned after the exhibition.                                                                                 Volunteers to help run the exhibition are required on a rota basis over these dates. Daily from 10am-12.30            and sat/sun 12pm - 2pm.  Training will be given.  If you can help leave your contact details at the office.                          ……………………………………..                   

     Come to the Ceilidh  on Friday 25th October 2019 from 7.30pm in the Gardner Hall where Inchcape Ceilidh          band are playing with Joe Wishart  as MC.  Stovies and a cuppy  are provided.  £10 per ticket available from          the church office.                                                                                                                                                                                       …………………………        

     Following the recent successful completion of essential repair works to the Category A Listed Gardner Memorial Church           in Brechin (1896 – 1900), principally funded through the Grants for Places of Worship scheme previously administered            and supported by the Heritage Lottery Fund and Historic Environment Scotland, the Church has arranged for Niall Murphy,        Deputy Director of the Glasgow Heritage Trust, to give a talk on the work of Sir John James Burnet FRSE FRIBA RSA RA          (1857 – 1938), one of Scotland’s and Glasgow’s best known architects.  The talk will commence at 6.00pm in the Gardner         Memorial Church, 49A Southesk Street, Brechin, DD9 6AW on  Wednesday 23rd October 2019 and is open to all.                       Attendance is free and refreshments will be served    To reserve places for this evening event, please e-mail the Church,              directly at                                                                                                                                                  ……………………                                                                                                                                                                          Blythswood Care Shoe Box Appeal.  Filled boxes to be submitted to the church office by the last week in                  October. For more information please contact the office.  See Groups / events page what's on for further                details. 


Gardner        20th October   11am

Farnell            3rd November 9.30am


This service will be held in Brechin Cathedral on Sunday 10th November                                                                  Note no service at Gardner on this sunday


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