W/C Sunday 24th April

Morning Service 10.45 am
Messy Church
A Messy Church planning meeting will be held in the church after the service to plan for Messy Church. Who is the Holy Spirit which is on Saturday the 14th May from 10.30 – 12.30 pm.
Eco-Congregation:- Cadzow Glen clean up under the bridge at the Library 2 – 3.30 pm. Anyone willing to help is welcome. Any questions please contact Marielle Dodds.
Evening Service at 6.30 pm.
Youth Group
Kenneth Johnston, co-ordinator of the Hyzone Youth Project will be leading our evening to work on a creative project together. Youth Group is for everyone in S1-S6. Even if youve never been before come and join us for this exciting project. Meeting starts at 7.00 pm.
Thursday28th April
Midweek Service at 12.15 pm in the church sanctuary, the service will last 15  -20 minutes so please come along and bring a friend.
Christian Aid Week this year runs from Sunday 15th May until Saturday 21st May and is fast approaching. I am desperately in need of volunteers for the door to door can collection and collectors for the Town Centre on Saturday 21st May. Volunteers are also required for the Forum Cafe on Saturday 21st May and also donations of home baking for the cake stall.if anyone is interested please do not hesitate to call me on 07739391239

Thank You
Sheila Thomson.

W/C Sunday 17th April

Sunday 17th April.

Morning Service 10.45 am
Evening Service  6.30 pm
Monday 18th April
Centre Magazine
Any items for inclusion in the May issue of the Church magazine must be received today, NO LATER. Items can be left in the basket marked Magazine Editors in the rack outside the office, or e-mailed to centremagazine@stjohnshamilton.org.uk

Beetle Drive 7.00 pm – 9.00 pm.
Come along and enjoy this fun night for asll the family. Tea/Coffee/Juice & cake
Tickets: £1.00 adults 50.pence children, available from Janet Howson and David Austin.

Thursday 21st April
Midweek Service at 12.30 pm. The service lasts about 15 – 30 minutes so please come along and bring a friend.

Sunday 24th April
A Messy Church meeting will be held in the church after the service to plan for Messy Church Who is the Holy Spirit which is on Saturday 14th May from 10.30 am – 12.30 pm.

Eco Congregation –  Cadzow Glen clean up, under the bridge at the Library 2-2.30pm. Anyone willing to helpis welcome. Any questions, please contact Marielle Dodds.

Christian Aid Week this year from Sunday 15th May until Saturday 21st May and is fast approaching. I am desperately in need of volunteers for the door to door can collection and can collectors for the town centre on Saturday 21st May. Volunteers are also required for the Forum Cafe on Saturday 21st May and also donations of home baking for the cake stall. If anyone is interested please do  not hesitate to call me on 07739391239.
Thank you Sheila Thomson.
StJohn’s Centre Magazine
We urgently need new volunteers to deliver to the following areas: Fergus Gardens, Mary Street, Woodburn Court and Tuphall Road areas. There are 9 issues of the magazines per year to deliver.

Please note that SLC are continuing to work on the multi storey pedestrian  car park ramp. The ramp will be closed to pedestrians Monday – Saturday however there will be access from Level 3 on a Sunday.

W/c Sunday 3rd April

The Minister is still on Annual Leave and will return on 12th April. For any pastoral needs please contact :-

Rev Ross Blackman at 01698-640185

Morning Service at 10.45 am conducted by Rev Gordon MacCracken.
Avonbridge Care home at 2.00 pm Monthly Service-All Welcome.
Thursday 7th April
Midweek Service at 12.15 pm in the Sanctuary. The service will last 15-30 minutes, so please come along and bring a friend.
Sunday 10th April

Morning Worship will be led by Rev Dr George J Whyte.
Evening Service at 6.30 pm will be organised by the Worship Committee.

Please note that SLC are continuing to work on the multi-storey pedestrian car park ramp. The ramp will be closed to pedestrians Monday- Saturday, there will however be access from Level 3 on a Sunday.

NOTE
Service Team Questionnaire
The most recent Centre Magazine contains a questionnaire which it is hoped as many people as possible in the congregation will complete and return by Sunday 10th April. Spare copies of the questionnaire will be available at the church doors on Sundays.

W/C Sunday 27th March

The Minister is on holiday from tomorrow, and return to duties on 12th April.
For any Pastoral needs please contact:-

Rev Ross Blackman on 01698-640185
Sunday Morning service 10.45 am
No evening Service tonight.
Thursday 31st March
Midweek Service at 12.15 pm in the Sanctuary. The service will last about 15-20 minutes so please come along and bring a friend.

W/C Sunday 20th March

Sunday 20th March
Morning Service 10.45 am
No Evening Service today due to Hamilton Churches Holy Week Service 6.30 pm at St Mary’s Episcopal Church.
Elders
A letter is available for collection from the office today.
A reply is required by Friday 25th March.
Centre Magazine
Any item for inclusion in the April issue of the Centre Magazine must be received today NO LATER. Items can be left in the basket marked Magazine Editors in the rack  outside the office or e-mailed tocentremagazine@stjohnshamilton.org.uk.
Monday 21st March
Guild AGM and Dinner at Hamilton Golf Club.
Friendly Hour – Our last meeting of this session will be a short AGM followed by a concert of Musical Memories.
Please note the earlier start time of 1.30 pm.
Cost £3.00 Everybody welcome.
                                                    Holy Week Services at Hamilton St John’s
Hosted by St Mary’s Episcopal Church
Monday 21st- Wednesday 23rd at 7.30 pm
Thursday 24th March at 7.30 pm includes
The washing of the feet, The Lord’s Supper and The Watch till midnight.

Friday 25th March
12.00 noon till 3.00pm includes
The Ministry of the Word, The proclamation of the Cross, The Great Litany & Communion.
This will take place at St John’s Parish Church, Duke Street
Saturday 26th March at 7.00 pm
The Easter Vigil