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A very warm welcome to Newhaven Church

Newhaven Church is a congregation of the Church of Scotland based in Newhaven, Edinburgh.  We are a caring group of Christians committed to serving Christ, each other and the community.

We’re an active church, not restricted by the walls of our building, and hold a number of events both within the church, around the parish area, and further afield. We hold church services every Sunday at 10.30am, and have Communion Services on the last Sunday of each month. We hold family friendly All Age Services on the first Sunday of each month. You will find a warm greeting at any of these services, where we would be delighted to have you visit us.

If you’d like to get in touch by phone or e-mail please follow the link to our find us and contacts page.

Sermon on the Parable of the Unforgiving Servant- 15th October 2017

Reading:

Matthew 18:21-35

In his sermon this morning, Rev. Peter Bluett looked at the Parable of the Unforgiving Servant. He spoke about how we can understand the various characters in the story and examined the underlying message of the importance of forgiveness.

If you would like to listen to the sermon, please click on the audio player below.

Sermon on the parables of the Rich Man and Lazarus and the Rich Fool- 8th October 2017

Readings:

Luke 16:19-31

Luke 12:13-21

In this morning’s sermon our minister, Peter, looked at two parables; The Rich Man and Lazarus and the Rich Fool, exploring the historical context in which they were taught and their significance for us, today.

If you would like to listen to the sermon, please click on the audio player below.

 

Forthcoming Events Autumn/Winter 2017

Newhaven Church have some exciting events coming up over the next few months. You will find a list of events below so you can put the dates in your diary. Further information about each of the events will appear on the website and Intimation Sheets nearer the time.

  • Sunday 5th November 2017- 10.30 am Shoebox Service
  • Saturday 18th November 2017- 9.30 am New Members Breakfast
  • Saturday 2nd December 2017- Church Ceilidh in support of Kampi Children’s Centre
  • Saturday 9th December 2017- Christmas Extravaganza

Prayer Calendar Editor Needed

Prayer and service are at the heart of Newhaven Church and we seek God’s guidance in everything we do. If you have received Newhaven Church’s prayer calendar in the past you will no doubt realise what a wonderful ministry this has been throughout the years. Unfortunately, our Prayer Calendar Editor having moved abroad, there is no one currently maintaining the calendar. Our Session Clerk, John Hodge, is seeking a volunteer to take over, and if you would like to do so or would like to know more about what’s involved please speak to him or e-mail him at newhavensessionclerk@btinternet.com

Harvest Thanksgiving Message- 1st October 2017

Reading:

Isaiah 58:6-8

In today’s Harvest Thanksgiving Service, Peter, our Minister, preached a short message about what stewardship of the earth truly entails.

If you would like to listen to the message please click on the audio player below.

Harvest Thanksgiving 2017

Don’t forget to bring your tinned and packaged foods for donation to our Harvest Thanksgiving Service next Sunday, 1st October 2017 at 10.30 am! The goods will be donated to the Edinburgh North East Food Bank.

The service will focus on the work of Tearfund in Malawi, and there will be a collection for that charity during the service.