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A Disturbing Dream

How often are we besieged by insidious voices that come to us unbidden and sway us into decisions we might not ordinarily have made?

Observers and Bystanders

There are always the observers and the bystanders:
those who see all, who take it in, who watch

Sunday Service

The service is led by Graham MacGreggor, a reader in training with the Church of Scotland, and one of our Elders. The music this week has been provided by the Music Group. The Communications Team, the AV Team, the Music Group and Piggery Brae have all contributed greatly to the production of these videos. We…

Easter Egg Competiton: Entry

We’re running an Easter Egg Decorating Competition! You can either decorate an egg, or draw a decorated egg. The competition is open to all ages. Submissions will be anonymous, and should be in the form of a photograph, there shouldn’t be anything identifiable in the photo – just the egg! A poll will be availiable…

Sunday Service

The service is led by Karen Hamilton, the Deacon from Cambuslang Parish Church. Cambuslang Parish has partnered with some of the other Churches of Cambuslang, and we have been looking for ways where we can continue to worship together. To this end, we have produced the above video as a foray into this new normal….

Sunday Service

https://youtu.be/f1ClUav7WWo As our lives have rapidly changed in the last week, the Cambuslang Parish has partnered with some of the other Churches of Cambuslang, and we have been looking for ways where we can continue to worship together. To this end, we have produced the above video as a foray into this new normal. The…

Jumping to Conclusions

When you jump to conclusions you often jump over the truth. There is a wicked inclination in most people to suppose an old man decayed in his intellects. If a young or middle-aged man, when leaving a company, does not recollect where he has laid his hat, it is nothing; but if the same inattention…

Recognised

‘Don’t worry when you are not recognised, but strive to be worthy of recognition.’ Abraham Lincoln An American soldier, based in Sweden, was spending the day in Stockholm. Travelling across town on a bus he fell into conversation with the man sitting next to him. The man correctly identified him as an American and they…

Advice on Coronavirus

In light fo current events, the Church is taking measures to protect its vaunerable members. We are taking all necessary precautions to ensure that we can meet together safely as a church family this Sunday (15 March) and through the week to come. We will of course understand if you don’t feel like you can…

News To The Pews

FROM JANUARY KIRK SESSION Kirk Session were informed by the Interim Moderator that the Rev. Peter Nimmo would preach as Sole Nominee on Sunday 23rd February. Kirk Session were delighted with this news which would be relayed to the Congregation on Sunday 26th January. The Kirk Session thanked the Nominating Committee for their work in…

Spring Magazine

This is the whole of our Srping 2020 edition of the Church Magazine

Burn’s Lunch

The Guild Burns’ Lunch on Monday 27th January was a great success with entertainment provided by Lawrence Dunn and Stewart Fraser. Lawrence played fiddle and guitar and accompanied Stewart who sang and recited some of Burns’ poetry. Iain Young helped with the sound and played the shruti box!

Church Family Weekend to Montrose and Royal Deeside

The morning of October 11th was a beautiful sunny one as we set off on our holiday weekend.  Based in the Park Hotel in Montrose we all enjoyed three days of fellowship and great hospitality as well as food!  Friday evening’s entertainment was laid on by our own two stars, Alastair and Jim who gave…

The Boys Brigade

229th Glasgow Company Boys Brigade – Anchor Boys We have reached the end of a very successful session in the Anchor Boys. We have had a lot of fun and met lots of new friends. During the year we had our regular games night on the last Thursday of the month with the Lego Table…

Introducing Scott Blythe

Dear Friends Well, it seems appropriate as the church starts to gear up for its main events of the year that I should take little time to introduce myself. My name is Scott Blythe and I am acting now as your Interim Moderator for the period of time it takes for you to find a…

Rainbows, Brownies, and Guides

All the girls have all been working on various badges from the new programme. Recently the Rainbows have been enjoying the nice weather and spending time playing games and singing campfire songs outside. The Brownies took part in an activity called ‘Edible Architecture’, which involved designing towers and building them using fruit. The term will…

Newsletter

Dear Friends, As a very raw young divinity student, I applied for a scheme that sent students for the ministry to parishes in the Highlands and Islands for a summer placement. When the letter came telling me I was allocated to the parish of Assynt and Stoer, I’m ashamed to say I had to head…

Message From the Editor

I can’t believe that the summer has gone. The young ones have received their exam results and have either moved up a year or gone to college or university. The little ones have started nursery and school for the first time or moved up to a new class. All in all it’s a busy time…

Sunday Club

It is hard to believe that we are approaching the end of our session with the boys and girls who come to our Sunday Club. You see them and hear them every Sunday. They are enthusiastic and love to participate in the Church service and that carries on when we are through in the halls….

News to the Pews

The Kirk Session met on Tuesday 20th August and was moderated by the Interim Moderator the Rev. Scott Blythe. It was agreed that the Church will retain the present Manse.  As previously intimated another House had been considered but some concerns were raised regarding the roadway and drainage and it was decided not to pursue…

Report of the Fellowship Team

We are happy to report that Fiona Hamilton has agreed to take on Convenor- ship of the Fellowship Team as of Thursday 15th August. Liz Harbinson is our link person on the Kirk Session. Ohna Robertson continues to act as our secretary. We are grateful to all three for their willingness to serve and to…

THE NEIGHBOURLY SUMMER OUTING

The Neighbourly plus several friends from the congregation set off on our outing on 19th June. The weather was more mixed Scottish summer than the glorious heatwave of the Guild day out, but it was mostly dry. After a stop at Antartex Village for some retail therapy and refreshments, we headed for Inveraray, through beautiful…

News to the Pews

The Rev. Jonathon Keefe intimated that he would oversee the voting for the Nominating Committee but thereafter would be resigning as Interim Moderator.  He indicated that he was very sorry to leave but could not, in all conscience, remain in view of the Kirk Session’s decision to depart from the Church’s practice and doctrine and…