Cambuslang Parish Church

Sunday 7 April 2024 at 10.30am

Second Sunday of Easter

Our worship is led by Rev David Denniston

Scottish Charity Number SC000061

Christian Copyright Licence Number 20302

Welcome to worship, it’s good to see you!

Choir Introit


Welcome, Introduction and Call to Worship

The Lord is gracious and compassionate

long-suffering and ever faithful

The Lord is good to all;

his compassion rests on all his creatures

HYMN        415                      This Joyful Eastertide

MP 1100                       Open the Eyes of my Heart

Prayer of Approach and Confession and Lord’s Prayer

Chat with the Children           ‘It’s not Fair!’

MP 664                                   The Spirit lives (Walk in the Light)

Bible Readings   1 John 1: 1 – 2: 2

                             John 20: 19-31               Read by Ishbel Gow

HYMN        416                      Christ is Alive! 

Sermon                         ‘Doubt and Faith’

Music for Reflection

HYMN        417                      Now the green blade riseth

Offering Presented

Prayer of Dedication, Thanksgiving, and Intercession

HYMN        427                       Alleluia! Alleluia! (Tune ‘Hyfrydol’ 445)

Blessing and Amen

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.

Annual Congregational Meeting – This will be held on Sunday 21st April after the service.  This is an important meeting where the finances of our church will be discussed & perhaps other matters.  It is hoped that many of the congregation will attend.  Copies of the accounts are available on the church vestibule table.

Raspberry Jam for sale – Jam made from an excess of berries at Meet & 2 veg is available for sale in aid of church funds in the large hall after the service, priced £1 for small jars & £1.50 for large ones.

The ‘Churches Group’ Men’s breakfast –Saturday 13 April, at Wetherspoons in Cambuslang. We start at 8.30-8.45am, each person orders and pays for their own breakfast. We eat, drink and chat till around 9.30-10am. No booking needed. All are welcome.

The Southside Showcase – Join us for a song at our spring fundraising concert on Monday 15 April at 8pm in the Church Hall. Tickets £5. Proceeds go to Scottish Action for Mental Health.

The Rutherglen & Cambuslang Foodbank AGM will be held in the United Reformed Church, 69 Johnstone Drive, Rutherglen, G73 2QA on Thursday 25 April 2024 at 7pm.Everyone welcome.

Plant Sale and Coffee Morning: The Fundraising Committee are delighted to announce that our Plant Sale and Coffee Morning will be on Saturday 11 May from 10am onward.
We are looking for waiters and waitresses. Can you spare an hour of your time between 9am and 1pm to assist with the Coffee Morning? If so, please speak to one of our team: Ohna Robertson, Janet Stewart, Tony Neeson.
The ladies who organise the Coffee Morning will be very grateful!

Another date for May: Afternoon tea for Christian Aid on Saturday 18 May at 2-4pm.
This is a great opportunity to meet up with friends and make new ones while supporting a very worthwhile cause. This year Christian Aid is concentrating on ‘Act on Poverty’ Put the date in your diary. 

Foodbank: A big thank you to everyone who supports the Foodbank by donating. The items most needed this month are tinned vegetables, tinned soup, tinned meat, UHT milk, coffee and tinned tomatoes.

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 at Cambuslang Parish Church

Tuesday 9 April: Tuesday service at 11.45am

Sunday 14 April: 10.30am – led by Rev David Denniston

Welcome Team: Allan Brown, Jeanette Alexander, Linda Wunsch

Tea Team: Jan Ritchie, Ann Boyd, Janet Smith, Alastair MacFarlane


Locum Minister: David Denniston – moc.liamgnull@divad.notsinned

Deacon: Karen Hamilton DCS T: 07514 402612

Email: ku.gro.dnaltocsfohcruhcnull@notlimaHK

Interim Moderator: The Rev Derek Hughes T: 07723 578573

Email: ku.gro.dnaltocsfohcruhcnull@sehguhd

Our minister Rev Peter Nimmo is currently on sick leave