Intimations for Sunday 14th April


Welcome to anyone who is visiting us today for morning worship in Blairgowrie Parish Church. If you are a visitor please sign the Visitors’ Book, which is on the table in the front vestibule. Today we welcome Rev Richard Campbell to lead our Worship. Rev Bill Ewart will be with us again next Sunday, Easter Sunday.

Please note that the usual monthly Service of Communion will following Morning Worship today.

Tea and coffee will be not be served in the Upper Hall after the service today, as there will be a Soup Lunch in aid of the Christian Aid Cyclone Idai Appeal. There will also be a Retiral Offering in aid of this appeal. Gift-Aid envelopes are available beside the offering plates for those who wish to Gift-Aid their donations.

The Guild meets tomorrow afternoon, Monday, April 15th at  2.00pm in the church hall. The speaker is Jane Anderson, whose talk is entitled ‘Duchess Kitty’ (Duchess of Atholl, Blair Castle). A warm invitation is extended to all.

Presbytery Golf The annual golf tournament to compete for the Snuff Mull Trophy will take place at the Wee Course, Blairgowrie on Thursday 6th June, 2019. The first tee-off time will be 3.30pm. Teams of four from each congregation are invited to compete.

This is open to golfers of any standard and an opportunity for social interaction, followed by a two course meal. Anyone interested should contact Alisdair Drummond at telephone 873207 for details.

Under the auspices of the Scottish Bible Society, on Sunday, 14th April, at 6.30pm, there will be a United Service of Palm Praise, with Norman Liddle from the Bible Society. A warm invitation is extended to all.

Duties Today

Flowers             Mrs Becky McLagan

Readings          Allan McKay

Ushers              Beadle David Howat; Sheila Watkins, Rod

                          Chignell, Brian Webster, Ruth Brand, and

                          Dorothea Cooke.

Créche Duty     Lynne Murrie and Kathryn Webster.

Tea Rota           Anna Graham, Mary Dow, and Tracey Thom.


Next Sunday

Ushers              Beadle Archie Mitchell; Bob Strachan, Susan

                          Whiteford, Isobelle Howes, Brenda Kerr, Fiona

                          Bain, and Ron McLaren.

Créche Duty     Pat Hatch, and Louisa Ferguson.

Tea Rota     Connie Irvine, Brenda Kerr, Margaret Conroy.


    Next Early Service (Early Easter)        Sunday 21st April 9.30 am

    Next Jump for Joy                               Saturday 27th April 10.00 am    

    Next Praise Service                             Sunday 5th May 7.00 pm

    Next Messy Church                              Sunday 19th May 9.30 am 


Intimations can be ‘phoned (or e-mailed) to David P. Howat, ☎ 874715, (, or left in the plastic ‘pocket’ in the lower hall of the church, by Thursday evening (later intimations may be able to be included).



Easter Services at Blairgowrie Parish Church

and in other Blairgowrie Churches

Sunday 14th          11.00am Palm Sunday Service followed by

                              Communion in Side Chapel

Monday 15th          7.00pm Easter Story in Readings and Hymns

Tuesday 16th         7.00pm Service in St Stephen's Church

Wednesday 17th    7.00pm  Service in St Catherine's Church

Thursday 18th        10.15am Newhill Primary School Easter Service

                               7.00pm Maundy Thursday Service -


Friday 19th             7.00pm Good Friday Service

Sunday 21st           9.30am Easter Early Morning Service

Sunday 21st          11.00am Easter Morning Service