A warm welcome to

Echt and Midmar Church of Scotland.

Latest News:

Soup and Sweet Lunch:

A soup and sweet lunch will be held in Echt Hall after worship on Sunday 15th May, to which all are invited.

Any donations towards the work of Christian Aid will be very welcome.

Plant Sale:

The congregation of Blairdaff and Chapel of Garioch will be holding a plant sale in the Chapel of Garioch village hall from 2pm-4pm on Saturday 28th May. Stalls, tea, coffee and home baking also available.

Joint Parish Grouping Service @ Echt Church:

The Sunday morning service at Echt on Sunday 29th May, 10:15 am will be a joint service between all the member congregations of our Parish Grouping, followed by tea and coffee in the village hall. We look forward to welcoming friends old and new from our neighbouring congregations – including the Praise Band from Kemnay Parish Church. The service on the 29th will be livestreamed for those wishing to join the service online.

Leading Worship Training Evenings:

Five interactive training sessions will take place in Inverurie West Church, beginning on Thursday 2nd June from 7pm-9pm and taking place each Thursday evening throughout the month. The sessions are open to anyone interested in learning more about the theory and practice of preparing and participating in worship. Please speak to the Minister for more information or if you’d like to attend.

Jubilee Weekend Church Family Picnic:

On Sunday 5th June, Pentecost Sunday, there will be a church family picnic between 11.30am and 1pm after the service. The picnic will be held in the Echt park, or, if wet, then in the village hall. Games, activities and fun for all!   

Ukraine Humanitarian Appeal:

Donations to the appeal by the Disasters Emergency Committee can be made by placing a marked envelope in the offering plate.  The appeal is open ended.

Life and Work Magazine:

If you are interested in a subscription please contact Gwen Dick, our Life and Work co-ordinator.

Christian Aid Week: 15th-22nd May 2022

Christian Aid Prayer Resource:

Available to pick up from the vestibule this morning is the excellent resource Hungry for Justice: A seven-day devotional – prayers and reflections for Christian Aid week.

Soup and Sweet Lunch @ Echt Hall

See above

Christian Aid Sale:

Saturday 21st May from 10am -2pm at Kemnay Church Centre (free entry). Stalls will include crafts, plants, home baking and raffles.

Loaves & Fishes will be open to serve breakfast and lunches.

Musical Event:

‘An Evening with Paradise Express’ - great music to dance and sing the night away! Kemnay Church Centre from 7pm on Friday 27th May.

Tickets are available from Ishbel 01467 643047.

Kiltwalk 2022:

Suzanne Bunton (Loaves and Fishes Manager) will be walking the 25 miles Kiltwalk route in support of Christian Aid. To donate, please go to https://aberdeen.thekiltwalk.co.uk/fundraising/AberdeenKiltwalk2022 -SuzanneBunton.

Our Mission:

Echt and Midmar Church of Scotland

is committed to providing

a place of welcome,

Christian worship and fellowship

to everyone.