Want to learn about growing veg and fruit in the company of others?

Enjoy tea, coffee and cake?

Then come along to St Mungo’s community garden in Alexandria every Tuesday and Thursday from June 16th. The sessions will run from 11 am – 2 pm and everyone is welcome, regardless of age and gardening ability.

We Want an Encore

Come along to St Augustine’s church on Friday 19th June at 7.30 pm to hear music from the Allsorts (CAFU) Choir, Robert Ryan and many other local talents. This group of local musicians are getting together to raise money for MacMillan Cancer Support. Tea/coffee and a raffle available as well as the chance to enjoy the concert.

Tickets cost £5 and are available from:

Sandra 01389 733372

Ghislaine 01389 849348.

Bishop’s Visit

Bishop Gregor is visiting St Augustine’s and St Mungo’s on Wednesday 27th May. Starting at St Mungo’s for the 9.30 am midweek service, he’s then coming over to St Aug’s in time for coffee at 11. Then there will be lunch and a treasure hunt at St Mungo’s from 1-3.30 pm, followed by time for the Bishop to speak to the clergy team, have dinner and finish off the day with a social evening with both vestries. Please come along to some of these events!

Songs of Praise

Dumbarton Churches Together have organised a Songs of Praise evening in our church on Sunday 31st May at 7.30 pm.

All welcome.

Christian Aid Week

Christian Aid week runs from May 10-17. Instead of a door-to-door collection, envelopes will be handed out at Sunday services on May 10th. If you want to contribute to this charity, then put some money in the envelope you are given and return it to the church.

Ascension Day Service

The North-West Region of Glasgow and Galloway Diocese will be holding an Ascension Day service on Thursday 14th May at 7.30 pm. The service will take place at St Andrew’s, Park Road, Milngavie. All welcome.

Movies With a Message

Come along and join us on Friday 24th April at the Concord for the first of our Movies With A Message. We will be watching “Chronicles of Narnia – The Lion, The Witch and The Wardrobe” then having a wee chat about the film and the hidden meanings and messages behind it over a cuppa.

Why not come along for a great night out


Christian Aid Lent Lunches

The Christian Aid Lent Lunches are now running every Thursday until March 26th from 12 noon until 1.30 pm. A plate of home made soup, bread, cheese and either tea or coffee is available for £3.

All welcome.

Holy Week/Easter Services

Holy Week and Easter services in Dumbarton are detailed below:

Monday 30th March      West Kirk          Service starts at 7 pm

Tuesday 31st  March       St Andrew’s       Service starts at 7 pm

Wednesday 1st April       St Augustine’s  Eucharist starts at 10.30 am

Wednesday 1st April       Dalreoch UF     Service starts at 7 pm

Thursday 2nd April         St Augustine’s   Passover supper, Stripping of the Church, Watch. Starts at 7 pm

Friday 3rd  April              Walk of Witness and service in the town centre. Service starts at 12 noon (outside Poundland)

Friday 3rd  April              St Augustine’s    The Last Hour. Starts at 2 pm

Friday 3rd  April              Riverside             Eucharist starts at 7 pm

Saturday 4th April           St Augustine’s    Paschal Vigil starts at 8 pm in the Community Hall

Sunday    5th April           St Augustine’s     Easter Day Eucharist starts at 9 am

Sunday    5th April           St Augustine’s     Easter Day Eucharist starts at 11 am

Pastoral Care Team

Kenny and Liz are looking for people who might be interested in exploring the possibility of setting up a small pastoral care team covering both St Augustine’s and St Mungo’s. This might involve some visiting and perhaps taking Holy Communion to those who are housebound.

If you want to find out more then please speak to either Kenny or Liz