Weekly Notices

Sunday 8th October 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.   Tea and coffee will be available in the large hall following worship, please come along and join us.

WELCOME: This morning we are delighted to welcome the Men’s Club who will lead our service. We wish God’s Blessing on them.

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.

Today: Following the service today there will be a Bacon and Sausage Buttie Lunch in the large hall with all proceeds going to church funds. Thanks.”

KIRK SESSION: The next meeting will take place on Thursday 12th October.

PASTORAL: As Derek is going to be off work for a few weeks, please contact the office if you need pastoral support during this time.

TEAR FUND: A total of £393.28  from 56 donations was collected at our Harvest Service for Tearfund last Sunday.     9 members also agreed to give their donation by way of Giftaid which will enable Tearfund to claim an additional  £47.50  back by way of Tax rebate.

PRAYER: The Monday prayer group will not now resume for a few weeks, the date will be notified in due course. The Wednesday group will meet this week at 1.00pm in the Prayer Room.

MEN’s CLUB: The men’s Club meet tomorrow evening at 7.30pm.

GUILD: The opening social will take place on Tuesday evening at 7.30pm. Entertainment is by the Arietta Choir and tickets are still available at a cost of £3.50 from committee members.

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

CHOIR: There will be no choir practice on Wednesday 11 October, however the choir will meet on Sunday 15th October at 10:30am.

ASDA TOKENS: Congratulations to Befriend Motherwell who have been selected as one of the organisations to take part in the ASDA Green Token appeal. Please support their work if you are in ASDA by selecting their container.

SISTERHOOD: The ladies meet on Wednesday afternoon at 2.00pm when they welcome John Young as their guest speaker.

The Sisterhood are looking for someone to take over the Presidency, if anyone in the congregation is interested in helping them out, please contact Jeanette Moore.

TABLE TOP SALE: This year’s Table Top Christmas Craft Sale will be held on Saturday 4 November starting at 11.00a.m. Tables can be booked now (£10) by speaking to Alex Baird. New items only please. As usual Coffee/Tea and bacon, sausage, egg hot rolls will be on sale in the small hall.

CONCERT: To help us raise funds to replace the large window over our sanctuary front door, a Concert is being held on the evening of Saturday 11 November (7.30). The Concert will feature the much acclaimed Hamilton Caledonian Male Voice Choir. Tickets are now available. Cost is £5.00 which includes refreshments. Please see Jeanette Boyd or Alex Baird if you would like some. Thanks.

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.