CAMBUSLANG PARISH CHURCH
Sunday 9th October at 10.30 am
Our worship is led this morning by
Mr Darren Jalland, our Probationer Minister and
Mrs Karen Hamilton, our Deacon
Welcome to worship, it’s good to see you.
Call to Worship – Psalm 146:2
Hymn: MP 307 I will enter his gates (x2)
Prayer of approach
All age talk
Hymn: MP 18 All over the World
Introduction to Bible readings
Bible readings: Luke 17:11-19, 2 Timothy 2:8-15
[Read by Alastair MacFarlane]
Hymn: MP 50 Be still for the presence of the Lord
[During which time the offering will be brought forward]
Prayers of thanksgiving and intercession
Hymn: MP 367 Jesus is Lord
Benediction and Amen
Church Family News
We are delighted that our Probationer Minister, Darren Jalland is now minister elect for the congregation of Old Machar in Aberdeen. Sunday 16th October [next week], will be Darren’s lastSunday with us. Please join us for a light lunch in the church hall after worship so that we might give Darren a joyous send off!
Please note that our Deacon, Mrs Karen Hamilton will be on annual leave between 17th – 30th October. If you have any concerns about pastoral matters relating to yourself or others, please contact Rev Neil Watson of Stonelaw Church 17th – 23rd October or Ian Cathcart of Flemington Hallside, 24th – 30th October.
The next Kirk Session meeting will be held on Tuesday 25th October 7.30pm in the Morriston Room.
- Tuesday 11th October worship 11.45-12.15pm in Morriston Room
- Sunday 16th October – Darren Jalland
- Sunday 23rd October – Rev Esther Ninian and baptism
- Sunday 30th October – Worship leader tbc – baptism
The Neighbourly – the Neighbourly will be meeting on Wednesday 12th October at 2.15pm in the Small Hall. Their speaker will be Karen Hamilton, our Deacon. Everyone will be very welcome.
The Country Dance Club is taking place on Thursday evenings in the Kirkhill Halls on Cairns Rd at 7.30pm. A warm welcome is extended to all.
Church Family Ceilidh – is being held in the church halls on Saturday 22nd October from 7-10pm. Tickets are priced at £8 for Adults, £4 for children and a Family Ticket is £20 [2 adults and 2 children].
Craft afternoon – Help needed. The Worship Team invite anyone with some hand sewing skills [or none] to come to the church at 1pm on Wednesday 12th October. We plan to make small items for the Parish Grouping Remembering service which is on the 27th November in the afternoon. We have invited folk from Flemington Hallside to come along too. Your help would be greatly appreciated. There will be jobs for all abilities and materials will be supplied.
Lorna Morrison Worship Team Convener
Arts and Crafts exhibition 28th October 2022
I hope you have all been busy with your paint brushes, knitting needles etc over the summer break preparing some exhibits for our art and crafts exhibition which will be held in the hall. Remember there will be prizes for all ages, from the youngest to the more senior exhibitors.
All work of arts and crafts can be submitted. Lets show the general public just what talented people we have in our church.
For more information/ questions speak to Tony Neeson or Alastair MacFarlane.
Light Party – Our sister church, at Flemington Hallside are having a Messy Church Light Party on the 29th October 3-4.30pm. This is a scare free alternative to Hallowe’en and is suitable for families of primary age children. There will be arts and crafts, games, stories, food and a whole lot of fun.
Pantomime tickets – The Fellowship Team invite all members of the congregation to ‘Cinderella’, a pantomime performed by Theatre South Productions. The show is taking place in our Large Hall on Saturday 26th November at 3pm. Tickets cost £10 and include tea/coffee/mince pies [juice and crisps for the children] after the show. There may also be a visit from a very special VIP! A sign-up sheet will be available in the Welcome Area from today and will be open until 30th October. We look forward to you joining us – oh yes we do!
The Prayer Tree is situated inside the main door entrance, for anyone in the church and community who wishes to add a prayer to it.
‘Then you will call to me. You will come and pray to me, and I will answer you.’ Jeremiah 29 v12
Hilary will be delighted to receive your intimations by Wednesday at 5pm each week for inclusion on the Order of Service. moc.liamgnull@llaguodcmnyralih
Dates for your diary –
[see new December dates]
Saturday 22nd October – Church Family Ceilidh
Sunday 13th November – Remembrance Sunday with organisations on parade
Sunday 20th November – Phoenix Choir concert [for church funds] 2pm in the sanctuary
23rd-26th November – Theatre South Productions performs
Cinderella with some familiar faces and plenty of laughs for the family. Tickets will be released in September.
Saturday 27th November – Parish Grouping Remembering service 3pm
Sunday 4th December – Communion
Saturday 10th December – Pastoral Care Team coffee morning and Christmas Tree festival
Saturday 10th December – Community Carol Concert
Sunday 18th December – Nativity Play [tbc]
Saturday 24th December – services tbc
Sunday 25th December – Family worship
Minister: The Rev Peter W Nimmo 0141 586 2126 ku.gro.dnaltocsfohcruhcnull@ommiNP
Please note, Rev Nimmo is currently on leave of absence.
Church Office: 0141 642 9271
Session Clerk: ku.gro.hcruhchsirapgnalsubmacnull@krelcnoisses
Scottish Charity Number: SC000061