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 meet every Sunday during the school term, initially in the Church before moving to the Church Hall. There will be no Sunday School or YF next Sunday as that is a holiday weekend.
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 meets in the Manse at 7.00 pm each Tuesday evening All are welcome to attend.
Pastoral Visits : The Minister asks that he would be kept informed of any member of the congregation who is ill, in hospital or would welcome a visit from him.
Congregational Board: A meeting of the Congregational Board will be held in the Manse at 7.30 pm on Thursday 21 January.
Kirk Session : A meeting of the Kirk Session will be held in the Manse at 7.30 pm on Thursday 5 May. Minutes and Agenda for this meeting are in the Front Vestibule.
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 15 May.
Church Magazine : The next edition of our magazine is due to be issued in August. We welcome items on your favourite hymns, poems, humorous stories, etc.
We would welcome especially items on “The Environment” and “Childhood Memories of Summer”
Please submit your items as soon as possible to enable an early start to be made on this edition. Items may be left in the folder in the Front Vestibule or, preferably, emailed to Trevor Dee at firstname.lastname@example.org
Church & Society Newsletter : Anyone wishing a copy of the latest edition should see Mary Rankine.
Church Officer – Evening Services : We are seeking further volunteers (male or female) to join the rota for opening and closing the church. If you can help in this way please see Bill Marshall or Lachie Gillies.
Church Coin Boxes : Anyone wishing one of these boxes should see Bill Marshall. All monies raised through this scheme go to the Fabric Fund.
Greetings and Intimations
Hymn CH 501 Far round the world
Reading Genesis 12 : 1 – 9 (Pew Bible Page 13)
Hymn CH 72 O God of Bethel !
Reading John 3 : 1 – 17 (Pew Bible Page 1065)
Hymn CH 81 My faith looks up to thee
Hymn CH 87 Be thou my Vision
Greetings and Intimations
Reading Isaiah 8 : 19 – Isaiah 9 : 7 Bible Page 693)