W/C 27th November 2016

Sunday 27th November

10.45 a.m. First Sunday in Advent – Celebrating the Lord’s Supper

Elders are reminded that there will be a short Kirk Session meeting at 10.30 a.m. prior to morning worship.

There will be a retiring collection for the Scottish Bible Society

6.30 p.m. First Sunday in Advent Celebrating the Lord’s Supper.  C. McArthur & I.  MacGregor will be on duty.

 7.30 p.m. Youth Group 

Tuesday 29th November

2.00- 3.00 p.m Friendly Hour   This week we are joined by Rev Ross  Blackman.  If you have not been to one of our meeting before please come along, you will be made most welcome.

 7.30 p.m. SALT Bible Study will meet in the Millennium Room.

Thursday 1st December 

10.30 a.m. Bible Study – weekly in the Avon Room, this session we will be looking at less well known people in the Bible Story.

12.15 p.m.Midweek Service in the Church sanctuary. The service will last about 15-30 minutes, so please come along and invite a friend.

 7.30 p.m. Red Ribbon Reflection  Worship for the evening of World Aids Day 2016.  A short service to acknowledge the injustice of lives that continue to suffer because of HIV/AIDS and the stigma attached to the diagnosis.

Forthcoming Events

Sunday 4th December

10.45 a.m. 2nd Sunday in Advent & Gift Service.  Donations of Christmas gifts will be collected today.  Changes have been made to the rules, and this year we are being asked to donate brand new toys and gifts, or gift vouchers.  Please do not wrap any of  your gifts as they need to be sorted into suitable age ranges.

 2.00 p.m. Avonbridge Care Home – Monthly service at the home

 6.30 p.m. Evening Service.  E.Gordon & C. Woodburn will welcome you at the door.

 

W/C 20th November 2016

Sunday 20th November

 10.45 a.m. Morning Worship led by Lorna Fyfe

Centre Magazine:  All material for the December/January issue of the magazine is to be with the editor by Sunday 20th November, NO LATER.  Items can be left in the top right basket marked Magazine Editors in the rack outside the office, or by email

6.30 p.m.  Evening Worship led by Lorna Fyfe.  Delia & Dennis Hart will welcome you at the door.

Wednesday 23rd November

 7.30 p.m.   Dessert & Discussion will be held in the Forum. Come along and share some delicious desserts along with an opportunity to take a look at what’s coming up in Advent and throughout 2017 in Sunday worship.  Please add your name to the sheet in the Forum if you intend to come along.

 Saturday 26th November

 10.30 a.m. – 12.30 p.m. Messy Christmas  If you are able to join us please let us know.      Contact us via email

Hamilton South Parish Church are hosting ‘An Advent Prelude’ from  7.00 p.m. – 9.15 p.m.. The event will showcase their new organ and the proceeds will go to the Sanctuary  refurbishment fund.  Tickets priced £10.00 (£5.00 for children and students) include a light supper, and are available via the church Facebook page: Hamilton South and Quarter or email They will also be available on the door.

Forthcoming Events

Sunday 27th November

10.45 a.m. First Sunday in Advent – Celebrating the Lord’s Supper

Elders are reminded that there will be a short Kirk Session meeting at 10.30 a.m. prior to morning worship.

There will be a retiring collection for the Scottish Bible Society.

 6.30 p.m. First Sunday in Advent –  Celebrating the Lord’s Supper.  C McArthur & I  MacGregor will be on duty.

 7.30 p.m. Youth Group 

W/C 13th November 2016

Sunday 13th November

10.45 a.m.      Remembrance Sunday Service (with uniformed organisations)

Retiring Collection this morning for Hollybush House.

Crossreach Calendars – Orders can be collected from Marion Baird in the Top Kitchen after the service this morning.

Shoebox Appeal  Leaflets are available today at the Church doors with information on what should be packed into the boxes.  Boxes are now available from the Book Corner- price 50p, or contact Elaine Sommerville.   The last date for donations will be Sunday 20th November as the boxes will be collected for shipment immediately after the morning service.

Elders – Communion Cards and FWO envelopes are now available from the office.

 6:30 p.m.     Evening Worship  R Jackson and S Gray will welcome you at the door.

 7:30 p.m.     Youth Group meets

Tuesday 15th November 

 2.00 p.m.  The Friendly Hour   This week our speaker is John Walker – Hangman.  Please come along and join our group, you will be made most welcome.

Wednesday 16th November

7.30 p.m.   The Fellowship meets. Eileen Logan, The Provost will give a talk on Wednesday  Her personal assistant says she is ‘chatty’ and will probably include her life as a councillor and role as Provost. Do come along, bring a friend. Refreshments will be served.

Thursday 17th November

10.30 a.m. Bible Study – weekly in the Avon Room, this session we will be looking at less well known people in the Bible Story.

12.15 p.m. Midweek Service in the Church sanctuary. The service will last about 15-30 minutes, so please come along and invite a friend.

Saturday 19th November

10.00 a,m. – 12 noon  Guild Coffee Morning  please come along, your support is most appreciated.

Forthcoming Events 

Sunday 20th November

 10.45 a.m. Morning Worship led by Lorna Fyfe

Centre Magazine:  All material for the December/January issue of the magazine is to be with the editor by Sunday 20th November, NO LATER.  Items can be left in the top right basket marked Magazine Editors in the rack outside the office, or by email

6.30 p.m.  Evening Worship led by Lorna Fyfe.  Delia & Dennis Hart will welcome you at the door.

Wednesday 23rd November

 7.30 p.m.   Dessert & Discussion will be held in the Forum. Come along and share some delicious desserts along with an opportunity to take a look at what’s coming up in Advent and throughout 2017 in Sunday worship.  Please add your name to the sheet in the Forum if you intend to come along.

 Saturday 26th November

 10.30 a.m. – 12.30 p.m. Messy Christmas  If you are able to join us please let us know.      Contact us via email

Hamilton South Parish Church are hosting ‘An Advent Prelude’ from  7.00 p.m. – 9.15 p.m.. The event will showcase their new organ and the proceeds will go to the Sanctuary  refurbishment fund.  Tickets priced £10.00 (£5.00 for children and students) include a light supper, and are available via the church facebook page: Hamilton South and Quarter or email They will also be available on the door.

Sunday 27th November

10.45 a.m. First Sunday in Advent – Celebrating the Lord’s Supper

Elders are reminded that there will be a short Kirk Session meeting at 10.30 a.m. prior to morning worship.

There will be a retiring collection for the Scottish Bible Society.

 6.30 p.m. First Sunday in Advent –  Celebrating the Lord’s Supper.  C McArthur & I  MacGregor will be on duty.

 7.30 p.m. Youth Group