Weekly Notices

Sunday 20th August 2017


WELCOME: We are delighted to welcome you in the LORD’s name. If you are a visitor, do make yourself known to one of the welcome team. Also, we would like you to join us in main hall for a cuppa and chat following this morning’s service.

EXTRA LARGE PRINT: copies of hymn words etc. are available to those who need them. Just ask a member of the welcome team. If you join in worship at home via the Internet a copy can be emailed or posted to you if you wish.

ALL AGE WORSHIP: To begin a new session of Sunday school and Fusion Bible Class, we will share in a service suitable for all ages this morning. Families are encouraged to sit together near the front of the centre section in our sanctuary.

GIVE THANKS WITH A GRATEFUL HEART: Our theme this morning is “Giving God Thanks.” Perhaps while you are waiting for the service to start, you can think of things for which you wish to say thank you?

TODDLERS: The group for mums, dads, grandparents, aunties, uncles and wee ones, which meets in our small hall, will resume at 10:00am on Tuesday 22nd August. You don’t need to pre-register, just come along and enjoy the fun. J

FUNERAL: It is with great sadness that we learned of the death of John Smith (Jeanette’s husband). If you wish to pay your respects to John, a funeral service will be held within our sanctuary on Wednesday 23rd August from 10:15am.

YOUTH ORGANISATIONS: will be resuming soon. Enrolment for Girls’ Brigade is Wednesday 23rd August.   The B.B. enrolls on the evening of Friday 1st September. Rainbows, Brownies and Guides begin again on Monday 4th September.

KIRK MATTERS: The Stapling Group will meet on Monday 28th August at 10.00am and the magazines will be available for Lady Visitors to collect and deliver thereafter.

HOLY BAPTISM: On Sunday 3rd September from 11:00am, we look forward to sharing in the Sacrament of Holy Baptism, as it is administered to Amelia Georgia Hughes, infant daughter of David and Alice. The LORD bless you as a family.

SINGING & SIGNING: A special service will be held from 6:30pm on Sunday 3rd September within our sanctuary. Several of our congregation will be involved in using British Sign Language to sign and sing favourite hymns.

PRAYER: The Monday prayer group will resume at 7:30pm on 4th September. The Wednesday group meets from 1:00pm on 6th September. New people will always be made very welcome at one or both of these groups, as we learn together from the Bible, give thanks to God for His goodness, and pray for the needs of many.

MESSY CHURCH: The next event for young families is planned for Sunday 10th September from 3:30pm. Register at the website as soon as possible, please.

KESWICK IN MOTHERWELL: Our annual feast of inspiring praise and excellent Bible teaching will be held within our sanctuary on the evenings of 14th to 16th September, starting at 7:30pm. Entry is FREE, but a freewill offering will be uplifted to help defray costs of staging the event. DON’T MISS OUT – COME ALONG. Tickets are available at Calvary Office, Tel: 01698 254848.

HARVEST THANKSGIVING: A service suitable for all ages will be held from 11:00am on the morning of Sunday 17th September. If you wish to make a donation to TEAR FUND, in order to help some of the world’s poorest people, envelopes will be available soon.

HOLY COMMUNION: You are invited to join us to celebrate the Sacrament of Holy Communion at 11:00am and 6:30pm on Sunday 1st October. ALL who LOVE the LORD will be made very WELCOME.

B.B. COLOURS: If you stand in front of the chancel and look up into the gallery, you will see the retired Boys’ Brigade Colours from 2nd Motherwell Company and 4th Motherwell Company. They look resplendent in their new place.

CHRISTIAN COUNSELLING: is a service offered by the Church, and allows individuals and couples to speak to a qualified and experienced counsellor in confidence. Further information is now available on the church website. Contact ERIC on 07507 394 501, or eric@dlsa.org.uk

WEBSITE: Should you be unable to attend worship but would like to share in the recorded services, you can do so LIVE each Sunday from 11:00am via the Church’s website at www.dalzielstandrews.org.uk

CHURCH OFFICE: Helen Lawson staffs our office each Monday, Wednesday and Friday from 10:00am until 1:00pm. Outwith these times, you can leave a voicemail or send an email. Telephone: 01698 264 097 or Email: office@dlsa.org.uk