Weekly Notices

Sunday 13th January 2019

WELCOME: We are delighted to welcome you in the LORD’s name.  If you are a visitor, please make yourself known to one of the welcome team.  This morning we welcome Rob Jones who is our Locum during the time of Vacancy. 

DEAF MINISTRY: For people who are hard of hearing or deaf, joining us online or in the sanctuary, today’s British Sign Language interpreter is Katy Smillie, and the Electronic Notetaker is Linda Wilson.  Thanks to both for their help. 

TEA BAR: Please join us for tea and coffee in the large hall following the service. 

CONGREGATIONAL BOARD: The next meeting is on Thursday 17th January at 7.30pm in the small hall. 

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 

THANK YOU: Linda Irvine would like to thank everyone who supported her in “The Big Sleepout” in December, and those who generously donated to help end homelessness in Scotland.  Together we raised an amazing £7000! Thank you very much. 

PRAYER GROUPS:  The Wednesday is taking a break at the moment.  We are happy to receive requests through the boxes at front and rear doors of the church  building, or via our website.  These will be treated with confidentiality. 

SADLY: Word reached us during the week of the death of Elizabeth Dorricott from Park Springs Care Home and formerly of Glenview Court.  Arrangements for her funeral have not yet been confirmed but we will let you know as soon as they are available. 

CRAFT GROUP: meets in the rooms behind the stage from 9:30am every Monday.  New people always welcome to join us. 

TODDLERS: The toddlers group meets each Tuesday in the small hall from 10.00am to 12.00 noon.  All toddlers are welcome along with a family member.  Snacks and chat during the morning.  For more information, contact Liz Bogle. 

CARPET BOWLS: Experienced player or not, you would be welcome to come along on either Monday or Thursday afternoons to the large hall from 2:00pm.   

MEN’S CLUB: meets each Monday evening from 7:30pm in the small hall. New members are always made very welcome and tomorrow evening the men will joined by Frank McLaughlin who will talk about North Sea Helicopters. 

THE GUILD: Please note that the ladies now meet on every second Tuesday afternoon from 2:00pm.  The next event is on Tuesday 22nd January when the ladies welcome Barbara Graham who will talk about  Marie Curie and the soloist is Anne McCrumb. 

SISTERHOOD: meets on Wednesday afternoons each week from 2:00pm.  This week their guest speaker is Eric Geddes, our Musical Director. 

COMMUNITY BREAKFAST: The next breakfast will be held on Saturday 26th January from 10.00am in the large hall.  All welcome to join us frot hot filled rolls, tea, coffee and a blether.   If you can spare some time that morning to come along and help, please speak to Liann Weir. 

MUSICAL MEMORIES: The next afternoon is on Thursday 31st January from 1.00pm to 3.00pm in the small hall with live singer, Maggie D.  If you know of anyone who may benefit from this event, please invite them along, they will be made very welcome. 

KIRK MATTERS: The closing date for submissions for the next issue is Sunday 3rd February.  If you have anything you wish included, please contact Linda Irvine. 

MESSY CHURCH: The next Messy Church is to be held on Sunday 27th January at 3.30pm.  Anyone wishing to attend should register on the Church website by Wednesday 23rd January. 

PASTORAL SUPPORT: If you know of anyone who is in hospital, unwell or in need of pastoral support, please contact the Session Clerk, Helen Lawson.  Her telephone numbers are 01698 374426 (Home) and 07902 330396 (Mobile) or the church office 01698 264097. 

CAMERAS:  Sunday services are filmed and recorded, as well as streamed LIVE to the Internet through our website.  If you wish to avoid the view of cameras, please sit upstairs or in the rear of the transept.  

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 normal office hours, you can leave a voicemail or email.  TEL: 01698 264 097 or email office@dlsa.org.uk