This week’s Intimations

23rd April 2017

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Fairtrade AGM – Tuesday 25th

The Balerno Fairtrade Village Group Annual General Meeting will be held on Tuesday April 25 2017, 7.15 pm in St Joseph’s Hall, Balerno Parish Church. All welcome!’


 7.30pm in the Church.  Join Debbie McConnell for an evening of magical memories. Admission free but donations for Team Jak (Registered Charity Number: SCO45586) would be much appreciated.

WINE AND CHEESE EVENING Wednesday, 26th April

7.45pm in St Joseph’s. Tickets (£12.50) from members of the Fellowship Committee or Richard Henderson ( or David Booth (

Christ is Risen – Hallelujah!

16th April 2017

Happy Easter.

SPRINGTIME PILGRIMAGE – Sunday 23rd 7.00pm

7th April 2017

For those of you that have walked the Balerno Advent Labyrinth before, you may be interested in joining us for the Balerno Springtime Pilgrimage on Sunday 23rd April at 7.00 pm. Running for the third time, the Pilgrimage is a short walk – both in terms of time (less than an hour) and in distance (through the church grounds […]

Newsletter – Easter

4th April 2017

An Easter Newsletter is now available here and includes a letter from our minister Andre Groenewald.

Vine Trust Opportunity

31st March 2017

If you have some space this summer, there are still a couple of places on a Vine Trust home building expedition in the Kilimanjaro area of Tanzania July 9th to August 11th. All ages from 18-70 are welcomed with no experience necessary – you only do what you can! As you’ll know if you helped […]

Remember the Foodbank

13th March 2017

Unfortunately there are many who can’t afford to feed themselves, the Foodbank helps. Dried and tinned goods can be left in the box in St Joseph’s Hall. All donations are taken to the foodbank at Holy Trinity Church, Wester Hailes for distribution to people suffering hardship. Thank you everyone, there is still a tremendous need for your donations!

Any Old Ink Cartridges?

Re-cycle your ink cartridges and help Christian Aid at the same time; spent, or full, Canon, Epson and HP ink cartridges can all be used. The recycling point is the grey bin in St Joseph’s Hall, just inside the door but likes a change of scene which means it can sometimes be found nearer the bookshelves.