Cambuslang Parish Church

Sunday 22 October 2023 at 10.30am

Our worship is led by Rev Dr Susan Miller

Scottish Charity Number SC000061

Christian Copyright Licence Number 2030

Welcome to worship!

Choir Introit


Welcome, Introduction and call to worship

Hymn 147:  All creatures of our God and King (Omit verses 5 & 6)

Prayers of Approach and Lord’s prayer

Chat with the children                                           

Hymn 189:  Be still, for the presence of the Lord

Bible Readings:

1 Thessalonians 1:1-10

St Matthew 22:15-22                Read by Margaret Black

Hymn 95:  I shall praise you, O God, from my soul

              (during which the offering is brought to the Table)


Instrumental music

Prayers of Dedication, intercession, and thanksgiving             

Hymn 192:  All my hope on God is founded                                                                                                

Blessing and Amen (CH4 822 John L. Bell)

Church Family News

For information on any items please contact the Church Office: 0141 642 9271 (Thursdays 10m-4pm)

Sunday Club for children aged 3 years old to Primary 7 meets in our halls following the Children’s Time – all children welcome! If you have younger children, feel free to stay in church with them, but if you need to leave, the Welcome Area at the main door is available.

‘Poppy Project’ for Remembrance Sunday: Anyone who would like to paint a poppy is invited to the small hall after the service today. Come straight away or after a quick tea/coffee. We look forward to your participation.

Remembrance Sunday Retiring Collection – will this year be for Erskine.  Sale of poppies will of course go to Poppy Scotland.

The Neighbourly will meet on Wednesday 25 October at 2.15pm in the Small Hall. Someone from LEAP will talk about their Handyman service. All welcome.

The Worship Team will meet on Tuesday 24 October at 7.30pm in the Morriston Room.

Christmas Fayre: The Fundraising Team has decided not to go ahead with the proposed Christmas Fayre on 18 November.

Prayer Request: Please remember in prayer Rev Muriel Pearson, who has just returned from Israel. Many of you will remember that Muriel is the sister of Libby Milton, Rev Leslie Milton’s wife. Remember Muriel on her return and all those in the Middle East at this very difficult time. An email from Muriel (sent via Presbytery) is on the notice board in the welcoming area.

The Remembering Banner: If you wish to have a ribbon included on the Remembering Banner for a loved one, ribbons will be available after the service from next week until the end of November from Linda Neeson.

Christmas Cards: do you want to buy your Christmas cards & help the organisation? Lodging House Mission cards are for sale now. Pick up a brochure in the welcome area. If you phone them with your order & arrange for them to be picked up, you will save the delivery charge. Karen can get your cards at the beginning of November.

Halls Convenor: please send any enquiries about hall bookings etc to Our Halls Convenor Derek Burns email:moc.liamgnull@cpcsnrubkered

Katharina Nimmo will be delighted to receive your announcements by Tuesday at 6pm for inclusion in the Order of Service

Worship this Week at Cambuslang Parish Church

Tuesday 24 October: Tuesday service at 11.45am in the Morriston room

Sunday 29 October (Proper 25): 10.30am

Welcome Team: Allan Brown, Jeanette Alexander, Linda Wunsch, Nancy McIlree

Tea Team: Eleanor Ferguson, Anna Inglis, Isabel Allison, Jim Ferguson


Our minister Rev Peter Nimmo is currently on sick leave

Interim Moderator: The Rev Derek Hughes T: 07723 578573

Email: ku.gro.dnaltocsfohcruhcnull@sehguhd

Deacon: Karen Hamilton DCS T: 07514 402612

Email: ku.gro.dnaltocsfohcruhcnull@notlimaHK