NEWS AND EVENTS

St Margaret's is an active church which hosts regular social events within the community throughout the year. From Ecumenical services to carols by candlelight, Burns suppers and quiz nights... there is always a social or spiritual event worth attending. 

St Margaret's also prints a monthly newsletter packed full of information about the church as well as local and national church news. For the most up to date newsletter please contact us and we will add you to the distribution list! There is also our regular Blog!

This section of our website will highlight forthcoming events. Please don't hesitate to Contact Us if you would like to join us for one of them. 


ASCENSION DAY SERVICE

Thursday 10 May 2018 at 7pm

The celebration of Jesus Christ's ascention into Heaven 40 days after Easter is known as Ascension Day and St. Margaret's is delighted to be hosting this year's service. This is an important milestone in the Christian calendar and Bishop Gregor Duncan will lead this year's service which will be attended by representatives from all of the Episcopal Churches across Renfrewshire.

We would warmly welcome anyone else who would like to come and celebrate with us. There will be light refreshments and a finger buffet in the church hall after the service.


April Services:

Sunday Services at 11.30am: 1st, 8th, 15th, 22nd and 29th.

Wednesday Services at 7pm: 4th, 11th 18th and 25th.

May Services:

Sunday Services at 11.30am: 6th, 13th, 20th and 27th.

Wednesday Services at 7pm: 2nd, 9th, 16th, 23rd and 30th.


RENFREW GALA DAY

It is nearly that time of year again when Renfrew hosts its annual Gala Day celebrations in the Robertson Park adjacent to the church. The date for this year's celebration is Sunday 3 June and St Margaret's will be hosting an afternoon of cream teams in the church hall as well as its respected Coconut Shy and impressive Tombola Stall in the park. With this in mind, we are collecting for the tombola prizes and would welcome donations of bottles of wine, spirits, bubbly, soda etc as well as unused chocolate, gifts, toiletries or toys. You can drop off donations a the church on Wednesday evenings between 6.30 - 7.30pm or on Sunday mornings between 11am - 1pm.


2014 CENTENARY CELEBRATIONS

2014 marked the centenary celebrations for the Church in Renfrew. No fewer than 10 events were organised throughout the year to celebrate including a re-dedication service and an impressive Flower Festival.  One of the highlights of our celebrations was a Civic Reception hosted by Renfrewshire's Provost Anne Hall and held in Renfrew Town Hall in November. Many of St Margaret's regular attendees came to celebrate.