Week Commencing 7th February

Sunday 7th February
Morning Service :10.45 am
Avonbridge Care Home : 2.00pm
Evening Service: 6.30pm All conducted by Rev Joanne C Hood.
Elders

If you have not done so communion material awaits you in church office.
Monday 8th February

Guild 7.30 Pm
Tonight our speaker is Mr C. Merrieweather a guide from Glasgow Cathedral
Tuesday 9th February
Friendly Hour 2.00pm
This week we are joined by Campbell Barr for a Praise Afternoon. All welcome tea and Biscuits as usual.
Thursday 11th February
Midweek Service in the Church Sanctuary. The service should last between 15 – 20 minutes, so why not come along and invite a friend.
Upcoming Events
Sunday 14th February
To mark the start of the season of Lent, Holy Communion will be held here at 10.45 am and 6.30pm
The Brownies are collecting Active Kids Vouchers this year. There is a box in the Forum where they can be donated. Thank you for your support.

LENT DISCUSSION GROUP
Sunday Evenings 14th February – 6th March – 5.15-6.15pm
Food will be provided along with material upon which we can reflect.
To assist with catering could you please indicate on the sign up sheet in the Forum which weeks you can attend.
Full details can be found in the February edition of the Centre Magazine.

Week Commencing 31st January 2016

Sunday 31st January
Morning Service 10.45am Led by Rev Joanne C Hood
Evening Service 6.30pm Led by Rev Joanne C Hood
Elders Communion material available from the office from today
Tuesday 2nd February

Friendly Hour 2.00pm. This week the subject is “The Salvation Army”
Everyone is most welcome and Tea, Coffey and biscuits as usual.

Wednesday 3rd February
The Fellowship Annual General Meeting and Dinner will be held at Hamilton Golf Club 7.00 – 7.30pm.

Thursday 4th February
Mid week service in the church sanctuary at 12.15pm
The service will last 15 – 30 minutes so come along and bring a friend.

Upcoming Dates
Next Sunday 8th February.
Avonbridge Care Home
Monthly service at the Home 2.00pm.
Sunday1th February
To mark the start the season of Lent, Holy Communion will be held here at 10.45 am and 6.30pm.

Week Commencing 24th January

Obituary
It is with great sadness that we announce the death of Mr A. Moore whose funeral took place yesterday. We remember his family and friends in our prayers today.

10.45 am Morning Service led by Rev Joanne C Hood.
6.30 pm Evening Service led by Rev Joanne  C Hood.

The Treasurer requests that all audited accounts till the end of December 2015 from all organisations be forwarded to her as soon as possible.

Today is the deadline for all items to be with the editor of the Centre Magazine. Items for inclusion can be left in the Magazine Editors slot in the rack outside the church office or sent by e-mail to: churchmagazine@stjohnshamilton.org.uk.

Monday 23rd January
7.30 pm The Guild Tonight we have a speaker from St Andrews Hospice.

Tuesday 24th January
2.00 pm Friendly Hour Todays speaker is Moira Condie. Tea and coffee will be served as usual.

SALT Bible Study will meet at 7.30pm

Thursday 26th January
SALT Bible Study will meet in the Avon Room at 10.30 am
Midweek service at 12.15 in the Church Sanctuary. The service will last 15 – 30 minutes so come along and bring a friend.

Upcoming Dates
Saturday 30th January
Messy Church Who is Jesus ? is on from 10.30 am till 12.30 pm

 

Week Commencing Sunday 17th January 2016.

Obituary’s:
It is with great sadness that we announce the deaths of two of our church members:-
Mrs Agnes (Nancy) Ferguson and Mrs Jessie McGhee.
We remember the families and friends of both members in our prayers today.
Book Corner
Due to illness there is a short term vacancy on a Wednesday morning 10.00 until 12.00noon.
Anyone interested in a temporary position for around six weeks please speak to Delia Hart
Life and Work Magazine
2016 starts a New Year with the Life and Work Magazine, if you wish to have a good read with an interesting magazine which keeps you up to date with what is happening in the Church of Scotland please get in touch with Bill or Margaret Murray for details.

Sunday 17th January
Morning Service 10.45 am
Evening Service 6.30 pm
Both services conducted by Rev Joanne Hood.
Messy Church: A planned meeting for messy church helpers will be held in the church after the morning service.
The Treasurer requests that all audited accounts till the end of December 2015 from all organisations should be forwarded to her as soon as possible.

Tuesday 19th January
Friendly Hour: 1.30pm Please note earlier start time.
This week is our ever popular Scottish afternoon. Cost £3.00

Wednesday 20th January
St John’s Fellowship: 7.30pm
Our first meeting in the New Year when our speaker will be Lorna McCafferty of St Andrew’s Hospice.

Thursday 21st January
Midweek Service: 12.30 pm in Church sanctuary
The service will last about 15 – 30 minutes, so please come along and bring a friend.

Upcoming Dates and Events

Sunday 24th January
Is the deadline for the Centre Magazine and all items should be in the hands the Editor by this time. Items for inclusion can be left in the Magazine Editors slot in the rack outside the church office, or sent by e-mail to:- centremagazine@stjohnshamilton.org.uk
Sunday 30th January
Messy Church: Who is Jesus ?is on from 10.30 to 12.30 pm.

Christmas and New Year

Sunday 20th December
10.45 am  Nativity Service
6.30 pm    Youth Group Christmas Service

Christmas Eve 6.30 pm Christmas Eve Worship with lighting of Christingles.
10.30 – 11.15 pm Carol Singing in the Church.
11.30 pm Watchnight Service.

Christmas Day 10.30 am Christmas day Worship for all ages with celebration of family communion. (Please bring a present to show everyone)
Sunday 27th December 10.45 am 9 lessons and Carols
No evening service.
Sunday 3rd January 10.45 am Family Communion Service to celebrate the start of the new year (including the celebration of Holy Baptism)