Church news Sunday 20th September

Church news Sunday 20th September

SUNDAY CLUB AND FYF Sunday Club and FYF meet today at 10.50am. As always there is a Crèche for pre-school children each Sunday morning.

PRAYER GROUP The prayer group will meet on Wednesday 23rd September at 10.00am in the small hall.

PASTORAL CARE TEAM If you need some help this week, please contact either your elder or the coordinator, Liz Glashan (01349 861532). and we will try to be of assistance. Remember it takes time to organise so don’t leave it until the last minute to ask.

LADIES BIBLE STUDY Evangelism: A Way of Life form the LifeBuilder series of Scripture Union is our starting point for our studies this term. We will continue to look at the story of Zacchaeus in Luke 19: 1-11. The discussion around the Unlikely Seeker has proved fruitful and interesting. Please do come along and meet with this group in a relaxed, friendly atmosphere to study God’s word. Wednesdays each week at 1.30 pm in the Church Hall for approximately an hour.

CONGREGATIONAL BOARD AND KIRK SESSION The Congregational Board and Kirk Session will meet on Thursday 24th September, the Board at 7.00pm and the Session immediately after. Minutes and Agendas are available for both.

MACMILLAN CANCER SUPPORT On Friday 25th September Margo and Iain are holding a Macmillan Cancer Support Event at 37 Wyvis Crescent from 10.30am till 5pm. We would be really pleased if you could come along to support this worthwhile cause. Tea, Coffee, Home Baking, Jams etc. for sale and good company. Looking forward to a busy day. Thank you.
CROSSREACH This year’s calendar and catalogue for cards are now available. Please place order on the sheet at the back of the Church or at the teatime after the Service.

HARVEST THANKSGIVING On Sunday 27th September we will be having our Harvest Thanksgiving Service. This year we will be asking for food donations for the Blythswood Highland Foodbank (Tins and packet foods). Any donations can be brought on that Sunday and tables will be in place at the rear of the Church and in the vestibule. The church will be decorated for Harvest Thanksgiving and donations of flowers and foliage can be brought to the church hall on Saturday 26th September between 10 & 11am. Any help is always welcome and you don’t need to be a flower arranger to become involved. There are leaflets giving some advice on the donations for the Foodbank. Please take home and think about donating on Harvest Sunday. For further information contact Jeannette Cameron 01463 870416.

The Leprosy Mission The home shopping catalogue is now available. It can be found at the back of the church. Orders sent by Margaret are post free or send direct and pay postage. I will be sending an order early in October.

CONON BRIDGE AMENITIES ASSOCIATION ANNUAL GENERAL MEETING The Annual General Meeting of the Conon Bridge Amenities Association shall be held at Ben Wyvis Primary School on Monday 21st September 2015 at 7.30pm.  The Agenda comprises chairman’s and treasurer’s reports; proposed amendments to the Constitution; the Future of the Conon Family Resource Centre (Ferintosh House); and the election of office bearers and committee members. Please come along. Roderick Urquhart, Chair.

GUILD The meeting of the Guild in the Church Hall on Monday 5th October at 7.30pm will take the form of a film evening. The film is “Albert’s Memorial” and all are welcome to join this meeting. Look forward to seeing you there. (Due to unforeseen circumstances this has been brought forward on the syllabus!)
SOUP LUNCH The first Soup Lunch of this new session takes place in the Church hall on Friday 2nd October at 12noon. Our speaker that day will be Adrienne Dempster from Blysthwood, who will tell us about the Shoe Box Appeal and how we can participate in this. Whether you have attended the soup lunches before, or not, we look forward to welcoming you along to this event.

Order of Service for this week