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Welcome to Loanhead Parish Church – part of the Church of Scotland.
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To be known as an open, lively and caring church – with a place for those of all ages

Should be given priority in 2012
  1. Lunch time Xplorers Groups – 40 youngsters / week
  2. Provide hall and volunteers for Lunch Club
  3. Train and resource new leaders for Sunday evening youth group
  4. Break time Discipleship Groups in Primary Schools with 10-15 youngsters / week
  5. Provide pastoral support to Housebound, ill and bereaved
  6. Run Friday Evening Connect Bus for teenagers on 30 weeks in 2012
  7. Provide ongoing, in depth support to three families in the community
  8. Organise four events in 2012 with a Christian focus for young adults
  9. Provide for 15 families at Christmas and occasionally during the year

    If possible should be done in 2012

  10. Bi-monthly Children's events with Christian focus – 25 to 40 attending each event
  11. Develop links with church in Rwanda
  12. Four Family Events or Outings
  13. Encourage members in Bible Reading / Reflection on their own
  14. Provide support for two families/individuals through Christians Against Poverty
  15. Increase giving to the church by 8%

    Not top priority but would be good to work towards in 2012

  16. Organise a Fellowship Group during the day for mums with kids at home
  17. Widen participation in leading worship
  18. Grow monthly Prayer Breakfast to 15 attending regularly
  19. Make wider use of Music Group in leading worship
  20. Increase numbers at Sunday Evening Youth Group to eight members
  21. Use Connect Bus on 12 occasions to make contact with others in the community
  22. Creatively develop Sunday morning worship with more video clips / reflections
  23. Continue to develop Sunday evening worship events once a month
  24. Men's Group – grow to 8 members
  25. Take a group to Clan Gathering
  26. Run five Christian Events for 5 – 8 year olds during 2012
  27. Re-commence Fellowship Group at Trust Housing
  28. Develop two new Fellowship Groups
  29. Run two youth outreach events based in Lasswade High School
Loanhead Parish Church , The Manse, 120 The Loan, Loanhead , Midlothian, EH20 9AJ
Loanhead Parish Church (Church of Scotland) Registered Charity No SC014420