The Dunfermline World Day of Prayer Service was held in the Abbey today (Fri 13th April)
Easter Sunday started very early with a service outside the Abbey at Dawn (6.30am!). Then at the 11am service we decorated the cross with flowers and celebrated Family Communion. The morning concluded with everyone enjoying Easter egg rolling in the Garden for Heroes.
This year’s Palm Sunday procession was very special, and featured Sydney the donkey. We started at the Mercat Cross before walking down the High Street to the Abbey. Sydney then joined us in church for the first part of the service. Thank you to Sydney; Sheena McConnell-Ferrie (Sydney’s owner); her …
The Moderator of the Church of Scotland, Rt Rev Dr Derek Browning visited the Abbey on the occasion of the launch of the Bi-Centenary Celebrations. The day started with worship where the moderator preached and was concluded with a lunch and entertainment in the Glen Pavilion.
This year’s Labour of Love Campaign at the Abbey asked members to knit teddy bears. The response was fantastic and the bears were in church today to be blessed before they head off on their long journey!!. The bears are going to be sent to the Presbytery Missionary Partner, Rev …
Some Pictures from the rehearsals on Saturday and the live broadcast on Sunday.
The Third Sunday in Advent was very busy at the Abbey with the Nativity, a Baptism and the Festival of Nine Lessons and Carols Service.
This years Sunday School Nativity play
This years Sunday School Christmas Party was great fun, with great games, excellent party food and, of course, Santa!!