W/C 28th May 2017

Sunday 28th May

10.45 a.m.  Morning Worship

St John’s Centre Magazine – All material for the Summer issue of the magazine is to be with the editor by TODAY, NO LATER.  If you have any items you wish to be included (special events, celebrations, birthdays, poems etc) items can be left in the top right basket marked Magazine Editors in the rack outside the office, or by email 

Messy Church is in need of some more helpers especially for the running of the crafts and activities. If this is something you think you could help with, or you would like more information about what’s involved, please speak to Lesley Auld or any of the helpers currently involved. You can also contact us via email

6.30 p.m. Evening Service led by Rev Joanne Hood.  R Jackson & S Gray will welcome you.

Thursday 1st June

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 3rd June

10.30 a.m.- 12.30 p.m.  Please join us for Messy Church Pentecost. If you are able to come along please let us know. Contact us by email 

 

 

7.30 p.m. St John’s Singers Summer Concert in St John’s Church. Tickets including refreshments £5 Adults, children free, are available now from choir members.

Sunday 4th June

10.45 a.m. Pentecost Communion Service led by Rev Joanne Hood. If you wish you can mark the day by wearing something red to our morning worship.

 6.30 p.m. Joint Pentecost Communion & Dramatisation at Hamilton Old Parish Church.

Monday 5th June

1.00 p.m. Guild Committee Meeting will be held in the Centenary Hall.

 

W/C Sunday 14th May 2017

Sunday 14th May

10.45 a.m. Morning Worship

Christian Aid Lunch:  will take place after morning worship.  A  simple lunch of soup and rolls will be served and you are encouraged to stay and donate the cost of a lunch in the plate in return.  If you are unable to attend and wish to make a contribution, plates will be available at the doors as you leave.

Christian Aid Week this year runs from Sunday 14 May until Saturday 20 May 2017 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 21 May.  Volunteers are also required for the Forum Café on  Saturday 20 May and for the home baking stall from 12 noon – 2.00 p.m. and 2.00 p.m. – 4.00 p.m.  Also donations of home baking for the Cake Stall.  If anyone is interested please do not hesitate to contact me by email

6.30 p.m. Evening Service M Ireland & A Grant will welcome you

Welcome Team: If anyone in the congregation would like to be part of our Welcome Teams on a Sunday, or would like to know more, please contact Ann Auld by email

Thursday 18th May

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.

Sunday 21st May

10.45 a.m. Worship led by Lynette Jardine

No Evening Service – due to the Heart & Soul Event in Edinburgh. For more information on this event click here

 

Saturday 3rd June

7.30 p.m. St John’s Singers Summer Concert  in St John’s Church

Tickets including refreshments £5.00 Adults, children free, are available now from choir members.  For more details on how you can become involved click here

Sunday 4th June 

Pentecost Dramatisation  As part of a joint evening service on Sunday 4th June, there will be a vignette, similar in format to the Passion Play, which dramatises Pentecost. Rehearsals will be Tuesdays at 7.30 p.m. in Hamilton Old Parish Church on 9th, 16th and (possibly) 30th May as well as the afternoon of Sunday 4th June.   Anyone is very welcome to be involved. Perhaps you saw the Passion Play and would have liked to have been part of it – well, now’s your chance! Everyone will be made very welcome. Come along to rehearsals or email