Saint Margaret of Scotland

Saint Margaret of Scotland

Saint Margaret of Scotland (c. 1045-1093, Feast Day 16th November), also known as Margaret of Wessex, was an English princess and a Scottish queen. Margaret was sometimes called ‘The Pearl of Scotland’. Born in exile in the Kingdom of Hungary, she was the sister of...
Christmas In Bethlehem

Christmas In Bethlehem

As one might imagine, Christmas in Bethlehem, the city where Jesus was born, is a major event. Some of Bethlehem’s Christmas celebrations would be familiar to Europeans and North Americans ­ the streets are strung with Christmas lights, there is a Christmas...
Why Do I Believe in God?

Why Do I Believe in God?

Recently my Grandaughter asked me to tell her why I believe in God. Sadly she asked me on Tuesday evening and wanted the answer by the next day so it wasn’t used in her homework, but here it is… Dear Sophia, Why do I believe in God? I was brought up to do...
Flower Demonstration

Flower Demonstration

Our Meeting on a cold Tuesday 19th November evening started with Margaret Whittaker welcoming a full room of Members who were looking forward to a Flower Demonstration given by our very own Margaret Garlick who creates many of the lovely arrangements seen in Church....