The Moderator's Diary

The Moderator’s Diary : 19 - 25 March 2017

19 March

Dr Barr is preaching at Edinburgh: St Catherine’s Argyle morning service

20 March

The Moderator and Mrs Barr are delighted to host a dinner marking the conferring of the Damehood of the Order of St Gregory on the Very Rev Dr Sheilagh Kesting.

21 March

The Department of the General Assembly is hosting a coffee morning at 121 George Street for Fresh Start, the Edinburgh charity founded by Dr Barr which helps people facing homelessness. Dr Barr’s colleagues from Fresh Start will be on hand to provide information to staff.

22 March

Dr Barr will attend a conference on housing and homelessness, organised by Shelter.

23 March

The Moderator is guest speaker at Edinburgh Rotary’s lunchtime meeting. In the evening he is hosting a dinner where guests will explore ethical investment and social purpose innovation.

25 March

Today sees the beginning of a ten-day visit to the Presbytery of Dumbarton. The Moderator and Mrs Barr will visit churches, church projects, schools and local employers.