News & Views: June 2021

The June 2021 issue of News and Views, our monthly magazine with news and information of services, events, and what is happening in St Peter’s, can be found here: (Please note that to fulfil GDPR, all personal details have been removed.) If you have any questions, please email the office: office@stpetersedinburgh.org Giving to St Peter’s: This pandemic poses a…

St Peter’s Walking Group

A new St Peter’s Walking Group has been formed, and the first two walks have been much enjoyed by those who attended. Below are summaries of the walks that have occurred. If you would like to join the Walking Group, please just email the office! office@stpetersedinburgh.org Craiglockhart and Colinton Dell: Wednesday 19th May, 2021 By…

Readings, Collect & Year’s Mind for each week.

For those who wish to reflect themselves, this page has the Liturgy Books, Readings, Collect & Year’s Mind for each week. If you would like more information: office@stpetersedinburgh.org Our latest magazine, News & Views, is available to download here: http://stpetersedinburgh.org/news-views Sunday 20th June & Thursday 24th June: Pentecost 4 & Refugee Sunday Sunday 13th June &…

Eco Congregation

It is encouraging to know that many members of St Peter’s are passionate about environmental sustainability. Thank you to those who take the time to write about this subject matter and who remind us that, as people of faith, we must continue to take steps in order to preserve the planet, for ourselves and for…

News & Views: May 2021

The May 2021 issue of News and Views, our monthly magazine with news and information of services, events, and what is happening in St Peter’s, can be found here: (Please note that to fulfil GDPR, all personal details have been removed.) If you have any questions, please email the office: office@stpetersedinburgh.org Giving to St Peter’s: This pandemic poses a…

Curry Making with Pall Singh

One of the highlights of the past month in our Young Adult services was a Cooking Workshop from Building Bridges Project Director Pall Singh, who many will remember from when he preached at St Peter’s on the topic of Cultural Diversity. Pall was born into a Sikh family in India, where he spent his early…

News & Views: April 2021

The April 2021 issue of News and Views, our monthly magazine with news and information of services, events, and what is happening in St Peter’s, can be found here: (Please note that to fulfil GDPR, all personal details have been removed.) If you have any questions, please email the office: office@stpetersedinburgh.org Giving to St Peter’s: This pandemic poses a…

Soda Bread on Zoom

Much fun was had when Chris Hodgson recently led a session on Zoom with all those present making soda bread! It took about 50 minutes to make and bake. During it, there was lots of interesting chat, discussion and laughter. Thank you Chris for being so patient and making it so interesting and fun!!

News & Views: March 2021

The March 2021 issue of News and Views, our monthly magazine with news and information of services, events, and what is happening in St Peter’s, can be found here: (Please note that to fulfil GDPR, all personal details have been removed.) If you have any questions, please email the office: office@stpetersedinburgh.org Giving to St Peter’s: This pandemic poses a…

News & Views: February 2021

The February 2021 issue of News and Views, our monthly magazine with news and information of services, events, and what is happening in St Peter’s, can be found here: (Please note that to fulfil GDPR, all personal details have been removed.) If you have any questions, please email the office: office@stpetersedinburgh.org Giving to St Peter’s: This pandemic poses a…

Winter Rainbow: An Out-door Exhibition

The St Peter’s Community Outreach Group (COG) has helped to organise an exhibition of art by the children of Preston Street Primary School. The school ran an art competition titled ‘Winter Rainbows’, in which all classes took part. COG was then invited to help the local councillors judge between the finalists. The winner, runners-up, and…

Christmas Services, 2020

Wishing one and all every blessing, peace and joy at this Christmas time. During the Christmas morning service, our Rector, Rev Nick Wills, gave his Christmas message and told the Christmas story using wrapped ‘presents’ left by the congregation on Sunday 20th December. He opened the presents at the beginning of the service, with much…

Carol Service: Sunday 20th December

Our Carol Service for during Covid times can be found here: https://youtu.be/TSJpfwQE39w Everything was recorded in a Covid-safe manner, the traditional readings and well-loved Carols being sung either by individual singers with organ, one recorded each week in church, or by individuals recording themselves at home singing parts to an organ backing track, which were…

Sunday 29th November / Thursday 3rd December: Advent 1

The service for Advent 1 is based around Hebrews 11: 13-16 and Mark 13: 24-37. Rev Sue Whitehouse preaches on these readings and the key themes of Advent. Rev Nick Wills presides. The Sunday service was recorded and uploaded onto YouTube: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=X5EzRtX3tms Christmas Services: For Information about our Christmas Services, please see: http://stpetersedinburgh.org/christmas-services-2020 (Please note to…