St John’s Mothers’ Union – there is a box at the back of the church for non-perishable food donations to support the Moray Food Bank – please support this worthwhile outreach by the members of the Mothers’ Union. The group also collect for Mary’s Meals at their meetings as well as at the Tea/Coffee after the 10.00am Sunday Eucharist and 10am Thursday Eucharist.
Youth Fellowship Group – please see details of our new Youth Fellowship Group and their facebook page via this link.
Forres Boys Brigade – Please see the Boys Brigade webpage via out links webpage.
Prayer effort—Members of the Thursday morning prayer group have adopted an intention to pray for the peace of the world. Members will be praying this daily at or near to 12 midday, wherever we may be. We invite any others who wish to join in with us. No specific prayers are prescribed, each of us will pray in whichever way we find most appropriate.
Creation Calls! the Moray Group of Eco Congregation Scotland will be having an Evening Green Walk starting at 7.30pm and finishing at 9pm. Refreshments available afterwards
A prayerful leisurely walk around Cluny Hill with frequent stops to inspect the wide variety of trees in the Park and on the surrounding hillside (Alternative wet weather in a nearby hall). Meeting in the car park adjacent to Grant Park, Forres
Eden Bus – volunteers are required to help with the Eden Bus which will be parked in the front of the Rectory on Saturday 30th June. Please contact Pat (07855 868110) even if you are only able to help for one hour.
Book Club – during the summer members will be reading the following books:-
Legacy of Elizabeth Pringle by Kirsty Wark; The Perfume Collector by Kathleen Tessaro; Coffin Road by Peter May; The Girl of Slender Means by Muriel Spark and The Soldier’s Wife by Joanna Trollope.
Their next meeting will be at 7pm on Tuesday 4th September at 16 St Leonards Drive, Forres
Use of the Church Hall or Parish Room – if you would like to use the Parish Room please contact Tina on 01309 676936 or email firstname.lastname@example.org
Church Cleaning – more volunteers are needed – please contact Barbara Westie (email Barbara@outlawell.plus.com). Even better if you can come as a pair.