Category: News

General news and events what’s happening in the parish

[Update] John’s Kiltwalk 2021

Helensburgh Christian Aid

‘Thank you so much for the wonderful support given to John’s Kiltwalk, both with communications and donations. It is an inspiring total, for everyone to feel justly proud of, meaning Christian Aid will receive £990 now. Together, the Helensburgh Kilt Walk team duo, John…

Stations of the Cross

Stations of the Cross Starting on Tuesday 16thMarch, through Holy Week and concluding at the end of Easter Week (10thApril) all members of St Michael’s Church, Helensburgh, their friends, families and especially children are welcome to come to High Auchensail Farm, Darleith Road, Cardross…

[Update] Twiddle Muffs for the NHS

Twiddle Muffs for the NHS

What beautiful twiddle muffs we’ve received! Thank you so much to all who gave so generously of their time to knit/crochet muffs, they will be so appreciated. Please click through to view them all! Now that we’ve finished knitting or crocheting our hearts for…

NHS ‘Have a Heart’ campaign

Have a Heart Lent Project

Knit or Crochet a Heart during Lent The NHS Greater Glasgow and Clyde are asking the community to join their project to knit (or crochet) a heart to give to offer to grieving families. Please join us during Lent, which starts on Ash Wednesday,…

St Michael’s Notice on Resumption of Communal Worship

The First Minister’s announcement on 9 March that communal worship for up to 50 people is set to re-start from 26 March has been welcomed by the Scottish Episcopal Church. https://www.scotland.anglican.org/sec-welcomes-re-opening-of-church-buildings/ St Michael’s too, will reopen for communal worship from that date. Taking all…

St Michael’s Christmas Wreaths… and a Tree!

Christmas Wreaths at St Michaels

What beautiful Christmas wreaths are displayed on doors and in gardens by our parishioners. And there’s even one tree to enjoy! Scroll down to have a look! The wreath on the Rectory’s front door. Ann Packard’s wreath. Joan and John Sadden’s Christmas Tree. John…

Message from the Revd. Dom Ind

St Michaels to close for three weeks from midnight on Boxing Day, 26 December 2020. As I announced last Sunday – we’ll go ahead with our 2 Xmas services this week but come Boxing Day, Scotland will basically be in lockdown ( bar the…

St Michael’s Christmas Wreaths

The first pics of Christmas Wreath’s have come in. Do you have one? Send a photograph to info @ stmichaelhelensburgh.org.uk to share yours!

Christmas and Advent Wreaths – do you have one?

Earlier this year, at the start of the first lockdown, we asked you for photos of your Easter trees and Spring gardens. And we received beautiful ones from many of you. None of us knew that we would still be in the grip of…

‘Building Malawi’ update

– a Rotary Club of Helensburgh and St Michael and All Angels Church project The Rotary Club of Helensburgh, in conjunction with St Michael and All Angels Church, continues to raise £5,500 towards the ‘Building Malawi‘ project. The project aims to create educational opportunities…