PHOTO GALLERY NOVEMBER 2021

A CONCERT FOR SAINT CECILIA’S DAY

The church was full, the concert was wonderful and the cakes afterwards were amazing! What more we could ask?

Thank you, Lesley, for these photos.

at the beginning…

Dan Leighton from Cambridge specialises in traditional and folk music.
Catherine Demetriadi is a classical violinist who performed in her own right but was accompanying Dan in this song, ‘The King of Rome’.

MAKING A ‘FOUNTAIN OF POPPIES’. This display will be at All Saints’ gate for Remembrance Sunday 2021. It includes purple poppies to commemorate the animals who have served in war.

RESPONDING TO THE BLYTHSWOOD CHRISTMAS SHOEBOX APPEAL..

ATMOSPHERE…

DOLPHINS ROUND THE PULPIT. (No idea why..)

THE CHANCEL ROOF

DOORS OPEN 4-5 SEPTEMBER

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JUNE 2021

Thank you, Sue, for these beautiful flower arrangements.

APRIL 25 2021 – ROGATION SUNDAY

On Rogation Sunday, there is the beautiful tradition of bringing the ‘first fruits of the garden’  to the church to be blessed. This year, we did just that and the basket of produce was then raffled off in aid of church funds.

Here is the basket:

CHRISTMAS 2020
Due to restrictions caused by the Covid19 pandemic, Christmas at Challoch was somewhat subdued this year. Nevertheless, the church was as beautifully decorated as usual: thank you, Rosemary and Sue, for the following photos.

LEST WE FORGET  NOVEMBER 2020
Commemorating the war graves in Challoch churchyard. Thank you, Sue Hearn, for continuing the tradition started by your mother and stepfather, Liz and David Barfoot, of placing crosses on the graves of the fallen buried here.

Follow the link to the Scottish War Graves Project, which will tell you more about these memorials.

 

 

November 2019

Thanks to our Digital Missioner, Petko Maronov, for the following three photos:

 

one of our floral displays

the font

January 2018 

INTERIOR

THE GOOD SHEPHERD

March 2017


 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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Christmas 2016

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Our thanks to Mr G. Bennett for the following twelve lovely photographs of All Saints, which he took in May 2016 when he and his wife visited the church:

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Easter-Garden

The Easter Garden

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A view of All Saints from across the fields (March 2015)

 

Christmas 2014:

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All Saints by floodlight at the Midnight Mass service

 

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Memorial to Major General the Hon: Alexander Stewart

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War Memorial plaques on the north wall inside the church

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A War Grave, situated near the entrance to the churchyard.

 

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a memorial window

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the outside of the church

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