Diary of events
Tour of the Occupied Palestinian Territory and Israel – October 2020
EXPERIENCE TRAVEL TOURS
For a truly unforgettable and life changing experience
October 19th – 29th 2020
This tailor-made itinerary is designed to help Christians engage their faith with the struggle of the Palestinian people, in response to the call of Palestinian Christians for help, issued in the Kairos document of 2009, “A Moment of Truth: a word of faith, hope, and love from the heart of Palestinian suffering” as they live under Israel’s occupation.
Stories from the West Bank – Leicester, 3rd Dec
Amos Trust: Betlehem Christmas Carol Services with Sami Awad
This December, our Bethlehem Christmas carol service tour starts in Cheltenham before moving onto St. James’s Piccadilly, London and then Canterbury, Bristol, West Yorkshire, Manchester, Birmingham, and Leicester. Please join us.
The tour will be part of Ahlan Gaza, our new campaign that aims to share stories of life in the Gaza Strip. Join us and our very special guests as we turn our hearts and minds to Gaza to start the Christmas season.
For more information please visit www.amostrust.org/christmas-2019
30 Nov: St Andrew’s Day Service
Saturday 30 November, 2pm, Parish Church of St Cuthbert, Lothian Road, Edinburgh
St Andrew’s Jerusalem was built as a memorial to those Scottishsoldiers who laid down their lives in the Middle East in WWI and also to commemorate the entry into Jerusalem by General Allenby in 1917
The Retiring Collection will go towards the Near East Council of Churches. The NECC is engaged in humanitarian work to support Palestinian refugees in Gaza, particularly disadvantaged youth, women and other vulnerable groups. Through key areas such as health, education, psychosocial support and community development, its work has rested on respecting the humanity and dignity of those whom it helps.
Please help us help them.
Please join us for tea and coffee after the Service
Metered parking is on King’s Stables Road and an easily accessible multi-storey car park with entrances on Kings Stables Road and Castle Terrace.