Weekly Notices

Sunday 16th February 2020

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. Please join us in the large hall for tea and coffee at the close of worship. Please ensure your mobile phone is switched off before the start of worship.

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 Helen Penman and the Electronic Note Taker is Paula McGuire. Thanks to both for their help.

INDUCTION: We are delighted to announce the Service of Induction for our new Minister, Rev Alistair May, will take place on Tuesday 25th February 2020 at 7.00pm in the Sanctuary. This will be followed by refreshments in the large hall and a social event.

CHURCH FLOWERS: The Calendar for this year is now on display in the corridor outside the kitchen. We are still looking for someone to help arrange the flowers in the Sanctuary on a Sunday. If you would like to help, please speak to Agnes Mann.

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

CARPET BOWLS: The Carpet Bowls meet every Monday and Thursday afternoon from 2.00pm to 4.00pm in the large hall. If you enjoy bowling, please come along you will be made very welcome.

MEN’S CLUB: Tomorrow evening is the annual Scots Night from 7.00pm. Tickets cost £7 and are available from Committee Members.

GUILD: The next meeting is on Tuesday 18th February when Liann Weir will speak about “Crossreach”, the Social Care arm of the Church of Scotland.

PRAYER GROUP: The Prayer Group will not meet for the next few weeks. Please remember prayer cards are available at the front and rear doors for anyone with a prayer request.

SISTERHOOD: The ladies meet on a Wednesday afternoon from 2.00pm in the small hall. This week the ladies welcome Mr Jack McKells who will speak about Missionary Work.

CHOIR: The choir will meets on Wednesday evenings at 7.30pm in L1/L2. New members are always welcome.

COMMUNITY BREAKFAST: Many thanks to everyone who came along and helped yesterday morning at the Community Breakfast.

PANCAKES-a-PLENTY: Crosshill Parish Church are hosting the annual “Pancakes-a-Plenty” fundraiser for Christian Aid on Tuesday 25th February from 10.00am to 12.00 noon. Tickets costing £3 are available from Irene Dalton or pay at the door.

FORWARD IN FELLOWSHIP CONCERT: 2/4 Company attached to our church is member of the Lanarkshire District Fellowship of The Boys’ Brigade (“LDF”). The LDF has partnered with two local charities, Hope for Autism and You are my Sunshine and is producing a one-off charity concert in their aid. The concert will take place on Saturday 29th February 2020 in our Sanctuary, doors open at 7.00pm with curtain up at 7.30pm. Tickets are £5 each and can be purchased from John Williams. The LDF are delighted to confirm that four fantastic acts are supporting the concert: Wishaw and District Brigade Band, the Pipers of LDF, The Jolly Bs (Stonehouse Male Voice Choir) and renowned organist Mark Hindley of RSNO fame.

MESSY CHURCH: The Next Messy Church will be held on Sunday 8th March atarting at 3.30pm. Anyone wishing to attend should register on the website no later than Sunday 1st March.

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.

COUNSELLING: is a service being 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

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 these times, you can leave a voicemail or send an email. Telephone: 01698 269478 or Email: office@dlsa.org.uk