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News from St Catharine’s

Service times over the Christmas period

Christmas Services: Sunday 15th December: 9.45am St Mary’s, 11.30am St Catharine’s, 6.30pm Nine Lesson and Carols, St Catharine’s Sunday 22nd December: 9.45am St Mary’s, 11.30am St Catharine’s – Fourth Sunday of Advent Christmas Eve: 6.30pm St Catharine’s, 11.30pm St Mary’s (refreshments available from 10.30pm in the hall) Christmas Day: 10am St Catharine’s Sunday 29th December: […] - Read More...

St Mary’s Film Club – Christmas Showing

Christmas Family Film Night On Wednesday 11th December at 3.30 we’ll be showing ‘The Star’ (U) – an animated retelling of the Nativity story told from the animals’ point of view.  Bring something comfy and warm to wrap yourself up in, we’ll be serving Christmassy refreshments, and there’ll be an opportunity to contribute to Christian […] - Read More...

Craft Fair and Coffee Morning at Talbot House

Craft Fair Poster On Saturday 7th December, from 10-12, St Mary’s have organised a Craft Fair and Coffee Morning at Talbot House.  Eight crafters will have tables and there will be plenty of scones and biscuits, tea, coffee and a warm welcome waiting for you!  Free entry, £3 for refreshments. - Read More...

Church Outing

This year’s outing takes us to Paisley on Saturday 24 August. We plan to visit the Abbey with a guided tour (and perhaps a service) before having lunch. There is a further optional free visit to the Sma’ Cottages ( 250 yr old weavers cottages) in the afternoon. The bus will pick up from St […] - Read More...

St Catharine’s & St Mary’s Joint Services

Sunday 29 September will be a joint service at St Mary’s Church, Grangemouth at 9.45am and will be led by Rev Isobel Dowlen. There will be no service at St Catharine’s on that morning. This is a change to information previously published.     - Read More...

Funding for new projector

Huge thank you to ASDA representatives Nicolle Allen-Hayes, Community Champion and Lorraine Crichton, People Trading Manager for coming along and presenting a cheque to St Mary’s for the purchase of a new projector to enable us to continue to engage and reach out into the community. - Read More...

An Evening with EDGAS

St Mary’s are hosting ‘An Evening with the Edinburgh Gilbert and Sullivan Society’ on Friday 17th May at 7.30pm. Tickets are £6 and are now on sale and includes light refreshments. - Read More...

Christians Against Poverty

Andrew Boyle from Christians Against Poverty (CAP) will be visiting St Catharine’s during the morning service on Sunday 13th January.  He will be talking to us about the kind of work they do, his personal experience of being a client of CAP, and how we, together with other churches in Bo’ness, might get involved in […] - Read More...

St Mary’s Monday Group programme

The next Monday Group is on 14th January at 7.30pm in the hall where there is a change of speaker.  It will now be Malcolm Nicol as Sarah is on adoption leave. A programme of events for St Mary’s Monday group can be found here: Monday Social Group Programme 2018-19 - Read More...

St Andrew’s Day, National Call to Prayer

‘Pray for Scotland’ are calling for the Church in Scotland to unite to pray for the nation on Friday 30th November, St Andrew’s Day.  These are days of great uncertainty for the United Kingdom and for Scotland; these are days when the Church, in a way it hasn’t had to do for a long time, […] - Read More...