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Easter Services at Newhaven Church 2019

Good Friday: 19th April at 7pm

A reflective service, in the church building. Communion will be served.

Easter Sunday: 21st April at 10:30am

Open air All Age service at the Rose Garden at the top of Starbank Park. Suitable for adults and children including babies and toddlers in buggies. Egg hunt and crafts for children.  Hot drinks in the church hall after the service.

Please note- in the event of bad weather the service will be held in the Church.

Monday 22nd April, from 10am to 12:30pm

Messy Family Day in the church hall.

Come and explore a bible Story about Jesus and his friends through crafts, story telling and reflection. Soup lunch included.

Suitable for toddlers – Primary 7 age group and their grown ups!

Monday 29th April at 6:30pm

Alpha Introductory taster with light supper, in the church hall.

To book please email alpha@n-c.org.uk

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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.

Entering Jerusalem- Sermon 14th April 2019

Reading:

Mark 11:1-21

In this sermon, read by one of our Elders, Colin MacNeill, Rev. Bluett looked at Jesus’s entry into Jerusalem as described in the gospel according to Mark. He explored the significance of Jesus’s visit to the Temple, framed by the story of the fig tree.

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

 

 

 

Journeying to Jerusalem- Sermon 7th April 2019

Readings:

Mark 9:2-8

Mark 10:17-31

Mark 10:46-52

In this sermon in his ongoing series, Rev. Bluett looked at the stories, in the gospel according to Mark, of the Transfiguration, the Rich Man and the healing of blind Bartimaeus, all of which occurred during Jesus’s journey towards Jerusalem.

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

Seeing the Way- Sermon 31st April 2019

Reading:

Mark 8:22-38

In this sermon Rev. Peter Bluett continued his exploration of the gospel according to Mark by considering the passages in which Jesus begins to prepare His disciples for His journey to Jerusalem.

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

Faith and Understanding- Sermon 24th March 2019

Reading:

Mark 7-8:21

In his continuing series on the gospels, Rev. Bluett looked, in this sermon, at a number of passages in the gospel according to Mark and explored the question of from where faith comes.

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

Café News March 2019

News from our Café Manager, Sandra, about some some exciting events coming up at Newhaven Connections Café!

Why not drop in, enjoy some of the lovely home baking on offer and see what’s going on:

  • Next week, ahead of Mother’s Day, the Café is doing a special Afternoon Tea (available 11-3) Tues, Wed and Thursday.
  • On Wednesday 27th from 10.30 to 12.30 there will be a drop in session with the local Community Police Team
  • For the next 2 weeks, a bookstall from the Faith Mission will be selling Easter cards, books, gifts etc.

Sunday Connections for 17.03.2019

Please find this week’s Sunday Connection’s attached. Sunday Connections is a chance for our primary and secondary aged children and their families to think about their Sunday group mid-week. Please enjoy. SundayConnections_17.03.2019

There will also be an art exhibition open to submissions from ALL ages for Easter. Please see the details here: Easter Art Exhibition

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Easter Art Exhibition

Newhaven Church Connections Café will be hosting an Easter art exhibition from the 2nd-30th April. We are looking for paintings, drawing, and photographs that illustrate the following themes: Hope, Resurrection, Redemption, and Faith. Items may be priced so sell, although they do not need to be. Items must be framed and must be labelled with the artist and category on the back. You are welcome to submit up to three items. Please contact Cassie.Abousamak@gmail.com if you wish to display your work in this exhibition.

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