Category Archives: Mission Workgroup

Blythswood Shoe Box Appeal 2014

The Old & Abbey will again be filling shoe boxes for this year’s Blythswood Appeal.  Donations of toothbrushes & toothpaste, soap, hats, scarves and gloves, small toy cars and dolls, stationery (such as pens, pencils, notepads, colouring books, rubbers and … Continue reading

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Fairtrade

Our own Helen Muir and Jean Glass recently set up a Fairtrade stall at St John’s Methodist Church in Arbroath to continue their efforts to spread the Fairtrade message across the town. Well done, ladies – we are very proud … Continue reading

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Arbroath: Old & Abbey Parish – some information

  The boundary of the Old & Abbey’s Parish is shown in the map above.  If you would like to read more about those living in the parish, click on the link below: Statistics for Mission

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Blythswood Shoebox Appeal 2012

The Mission Workgroup is again collecting for the Blythswood Shoebox Appeal.  The boxes will be packed on Sunday 4th November and so your donations would be greatly appreciated by the end of October. Why fill a shoebox? Some people have so … Continue reading

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African Children’s Choir Concert

The 38th African Children’s Choir will be with us at the Old & Abbey on Wednesday 26th September, presenting what will undoubtedly be another memorable concert.  Tickets will be on sale soon – make sure you put the date in … Continue reading

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Christian Aid Week 2012

This year’s Christian Aid week runs from 13 to 19 May and the Mission Group of the Old and Abbey will be carrying out a door-to-door collection in our parish.  The extent of the area covered by the collection will be affected by … Continue reading

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Take a Step in 2012

Check out the ‘Mission Workgroup’ page to find out what’s happening with Fairtrade in 2012.

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Blythswood Shoebox Appeal

164 filled boxes and a cheque for £50 were handed over to Blythswood on 8th November.  These will be delivered to families in Eastern Europe prior to Christmas.  Many thanks to everyone who donated gifts and to those who helped … Continue reading

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Blythswood Shoebox Appeal 2011

The Mission Workgroup is again collecting for the Blythswood Shoebox Appeal.  For further details go to the ‘Mission Workgroup’ page under ‘Workgroups’.  Remember – the boxes will be packed on Sunday 23rd October.  Your support will be greatly appreciated. For more … Continue reading

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