Mission Aviation Fellowship : We are delighted to have in our congregation this morning Mr & Mrs Bill Seaman. Bill is an area representative of MAF which is a Christian organisation providing aviation, communication and learning technology services for more than 1,000 Christian and humanitarian agencies.
During the morning service Bill will give details of MAF’s work in the developing world and during the AMWF he will present a short video presentation to those who wish to wait behind.
After Morning Worship Fellowship : After Morning Worship today Tea , Coffee, Juice and biscuits will be served in the Church. Please stay behind for as long or short a time as you can manage and enjoy a time of fellowship with other members of the congregation and with visitors to our church.
Crèche: There is a crèche in the Church Hall behind the Church if anyone wishes to leave their children there during the morning service.
Sunday School & Youth Fellowship resume today. The groups meet every Sunday during the school term. They meet initially in the Church before moving to the Church Hall.
The Ladies’ Bible Study Group meets in the Church Hall on Tuesdays from 10.30 am to 12.00 noon. All ladies welcome.
The Prayer Fellowship : During the winter months the group will meet in the Manse at 7.00 pm each Tuesday evening All are welcome to attend.
Church Magazine : To allow our new team time to assemble their first edition of the magazine, all items for inclusion should be submitted by today at the latest. These may be placed in the Magazine Folder in the Front Vestibule. Articles may also be emailed to Trevor Dee at firstname.lastname@example.org or Jon Farr at email@example.com
A Food Bank is not just for Harvest Thanksgiving : Please remember that the needs of the less fortunate exist all year round.
Coin Boxes : Coin Boxes may now be handed in again. Thank you for your cooperation with this.
Church and Church Hall Cleaning Rotas : A small number of spaces on these rotas have become vacant. If you could help with this important matter please contact Ann MacLeod.
New Communicant Members : Any Adherent who would wish to become a full communicant member of the church should speak to the Minister at the end of the service or contact him by telephone. We would dearly love to see more Adherents take up full communicant membership of the church and take Communion on Sunday 15 November.
Blythswood Shoe Box Appeal : Shoe Box Appeal forms are available in the Front Vestibule. Boxes should be handed in to the Blythswood shop on the pier by Friday 27 November at the latest.
Kirk Session : A meeting of the Kirk Session will be held in the Manse at 7.30 pm on Thursday 05 November. Minutes and Agenda are available in the Front Vestibule.
Congregational Board : A meeting of the Congregational Board will be held in the Manse at 7.30 pm on Thursday 12 November.
Thank You : Many, many, grateful thanks for all cards, phone calls, expressions of interest, but most especially your prayers during and after my recent operation.
Greetings and Intimations
Hymn CH 464 The wise may bring their learning
Reading Jeremiah 31 : 31 – 34 (Pew Bible Page 793)
Hymn CH 1 All people that on earth do dwell
Reading Romans 3 : 19 – 28 (Pew Bible Page 1130)
Hymn SoGP 14 Blessed assurance
Hymn CH 437 Love Divine, all loves excelling
Greetings and Intimations
Reading Mark 13 : 32 – 37 (Pew Bible Page 1019)