W/C Sunday 26th March 2017

Sunday 26th March

10.45 a.m.  Morning Worship followed by Stated Annual Meeting.

5.15-6.15 p.m. Food For Thought – Lent Discussion Group continues in the Forum.

6.30 p.m.  Evening Worship N Law & A Bibby will be at the door to welcome you.

Tuesday 28th March

1.30 p.m.  Friendly Hour – This our final meeting of this session, starts earlier than usual  with our A.G.M. followed by Musical Memories, cost £3.

7.00 p.m. Rehearsals for this year’s Passion Play (directed by Liz Blackman) will be in Hamilton Old Parish Church every Tuesday evening. It is never too late to join rehearsals and become part of our town’s first Passion Play and is also NOT necessary to be available every week. For more information contact Liz or Ross Blackman.

7.30 p.m. SALT Bible Study in the Millennium Room, this will be the last meeting of the present series.

Thursday 30th March

10.30 a.m. Bible Study – weekly  in the Avon Room.

12.15 p.m. Midweek Service in the Church Sanctuary with Rev Norman McKee who will play the piano to accompany the hymns.  The service will last about 15-30 minutes, so please come along and invite a friend.

7.00 – 8.30 p.m. Putting the Fun in Fundraising! The Brownies, Guides and Senior Section are holding a fundraising event to raise money for our Brownies 90th Birthday Camp. There will be coffee/ tea and cakes provided and we will have some raffles (prizes donated by local businesses) and games to take part in.  Tickets cost £2 and are available at the door on the night or from Lesley Auld.

  • The Brownies are collecting Sainsbury’s Active kids vouchers again this year. There is a box in the Forum where they can be donated. Thank you for your support.

Sunday 2nd April

10.45 a.m. Morning Worship

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

6.30 p.m. Evening Worship F Anderson & I Brown will welcome you.


 Sunday 9th April

12.30 p.m. until lunch at 1.00 p.m. the Hamilton Churches are coming together to act out the Triumphal Entry down Quarry Street.

W/C Sunday 19th March 2017

Sunday 19th March

10.45 a.m. Morning Worship 

Liz Blackman will run a workshop after the morning service for anyone who wants to know more about taking part in the Palm Sunday event.  All welcome.

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

The Brownies are collecting Sainsbury’s Active kids vouchers again this year. There is a box in the Forum where they can be donated. Thank you for your support.

2.00-4.00 p.m.Eco-Congregation – Cadzow Glen clean-up under the bridge at the library   Anyone willing to help is welcome, just wear sturdy shoes and old clothes.  Litter pickers and bags will be provided; please contact Marielle Dodds if you have any questions.

5.15-6.15 p.m. Food For Thought – Lent Discussion Group continues  in the Forum.

6.30 p.mEvening Service  H Lees & L Auld will welcome you

Tuesday 21st March

10.15 a.m.    Friendly Hour   Outing, bus leaves at 10.15 a.m.

7.00 p.m. Rehearsals for this year’s Passion Play (directed by Liz Blackman) will be in Hamilton Old Parish Church every Tuesday evening . It is never too late to join rehearsals and become part of our town’s first Passion Play and is also NOT necessary to be available every week. For more information contact Liz or Ross Blackman.

Thursday 23rd March

10.30 a.m.  Bible Study – weekly in the Avon Room.

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 25th March

Messy Easter: Join us from 10.30am – 12.30pm. If you are able to come along please let us know. Contact us by email 

 

 

 

Sunday 26th March

10.45 a.m. Morning Worship

Stated Annual Meeting after morning worship.

6.30 p.m. Evening Worship N Law & A Bibby will welcome you

 Sunday 9th April

12.30 p.m. until lunch at 1.00 p.m. the Hamilton Churches are coming together to act out the Triumphal Entry down Quarry Street.

W/C 12th March 2017

Sunday 12th March

10.45 a.m. Morning Worship

Messy Church: A planning meeting will be held for helpers in the church after the morning service to plan for Messy Easter.

 

 

 

5.15 -6.15 p.m. Food For Thought – Lent Discussion Group continues in the Forum.

6.30 p.m. Evening Service  W Howson & G Dodds will welcome you.

Tuesday 14th March

2.00 – 3.30 p.m. Friendly Hour – Woodside Primary School Choir, cost £3.00.  Everyone will be made most welcome.

7.00 p.m. Rehearsals for this year’s Passion Play (directed by Liz Blackman) will be in Hamilton Old Parish Church every Tuesday evening . It is never too late to join rehearsals and become part of our town’s first Passion Play and is also NOT necessary to be available every week. For more information contact Liz or Ross Blackman.

 7.30 p.m. SALT Bible Study 

Wednesday 15th March

7.30 p.m.  The Fellowship meets for the last time this session.  The speaker will be Norman McKee on a subject of his choosing.  Come along for an interesting evening with refreshments.

Thursday 16th March

10.30 a.m.  Bible Study – weekly in the Avon Room.

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.

8.00 p.m. Hamilton Old Parish Church: A discussion course using the series “The God Question”, which examines faith and science side by side, letting people draw their own conclusions. The course will run for six weeks in the main hall of the Old Kirk. Refreshments provided.

Friday 17th March

7.30 p.m. Concert at Hamilton St John’s.  

 Refreshments will be provided at the end of the concert.  We will be raising funds for the Church of Scotland HIV Programme.  To help with catering, if you intend to come along, please take one of the cards  available in the Forum.  (One per person)

 

 

Forthcoming Events

Sunday 19th March

10.45 a.m. Morning Worship 

Liz Blackman will run a workshop after the morning service for anyone who wants to know more about taking part in the Palm Sunday event.  All welcome.

St John’s Centre Magazine – All material for the April issue of the magazine is to be with the editor by Sunday 19th March, NO LATER.  If you have any items you wish to be included (special events, celebrations, birthdays etc) 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 – H Lees & L Auld will welcome you.

Saturday 25th March

10.30 a.m. -12.30 p.m Messy Easter   If you are able to come along please let us know. Contact us by email

Sunday 26th March

10.30 a.m. Morning Worship

Stated Annual Meeting after morning worship.

Sunday 9th April

 

 

12.30 p.m. until lunch at 1.00 p.m. the Hamilton Churches are coming together to act out the Triumphal Entry down Quarry Street.

W/C 3rd March 2017

Sunday 5th March

10.45 a.m. Celebration of Holy Communion 

St John’s Centre Magazine & Life & Work – both publications are now available for distribution.

The Brownies are collecting Sainsbury’s Active kids vouchers again this year. There is a box in the Forum where they can be donated. Thank you for your support.

2.00 p.m.  Avonbridge Care Home:  Monthly service. All welcome.

5.15 -6.15 p.m.  Food For Thought – Lent Discussion Group for 5 weeks, beginning today in the Forum.

6.30 p.m.  Celebration of Holy Communion  A Auld & D Leslie will welcome you

Monday 6th March

7.30 p.m. Guild meets. This week we will be joined by Church of Scotland World Mission Council speaker – Karen Gillon.

Tuesday 7th March

2.00 – 3.30 p.m. Friendly Hour This week Mr McKee will join us.  Please come along, you will be made most welcome.

7.00 p.m. Rehearsals for this year’s Passion Play (directed by Liz Blackman) will be in Hamilton Old Parish Church every Tuesday evening. It is never too late to join rehearsals and become part of our town’s first Passion Play and is also NOT necessary to be available every week. For more information contact Liz or Ross Blackman.

Wednesday 8th March

7.00 p.m. Kirk Session Meeting (Finance/Accounts)

Thursday 9th March

10.30 a.m. Bible Study – weekly in the Avon Room.

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.

Upcoming Events

Sunday 12th March

10.45 a.m. Morning Worship

Messy Church: A planning meeting will be held for helpers in the church after the morning service to plan for Messy Easter.

6.30 p.m. Evening Service  W Howson & G Dodds will welcome you.

Friday 17th March

7.30 p..m Concert at Hamilton St John’s

Refreshments will be provided at the end of the concert.  We will be raising funds for the Church of Scotland HIV Programme.  To help with catering, if you intend to come along, please take one of the cards available in the Forum.  (One per person)


 Palm Sunday Plans – from 12.30 until lunch at 1.00 p.m. the Hamilton Churches are coming together to act out the Triumphal Entry down Quarry Street.  More information and full details will be available soon.

W/C 26th February 2017

Sunday 26th February

10.45 a.m. Morning Worship

Elders – If you have not already done so, please collect your Communion   material from the office today.

 6.30 p.m. Evening Service  K Limond & M Russell will welcome you

Tuesday 28th February

2.00-3.30 p.m. Friendly Hour – Our speaker this week will be Robert Nimmo.  Please come along, you will be made most welcome.

7.00 p.m. Rehearsals for this year’s Passion Play (directed by Liz Blackman) will be in Hamilton Old Parish Church every Tuesday evening. It is never too late to join rehearsals and become part of our town’s first Passion Play and is also NOT necessary to be available every week. For more information contact Liz or Ross Blackman.

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

Wednesday 1st March

7.30 p.m. The Fellowship  Robert Keys will present an illustrated talk about Glasgow Cathedral. All are welcome to come along. Refreshments.

Thursday 2nd March

10.30 a.m. Bible Study – weekly in the Avon Room.

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.

8.00 p.m. Hamilton Old Parish Church: Thursday’s discussion course using the series “The God Question”, which examines faith and science side by side, letting people draw their own conclusions. The course will run for six weeks in the main hall of the Old Kirk. Refreshments provided.

 Friday 3rd March

7.00 p.m. World Day of Prayer – Cadzow Parish Church. All welcome.

Sunday 5th March

10.45 a.m. Celebration of Holy Communion 

2.00 p.m.  Avonbridge Care Home:  Monthly service. All welcome.

5.15-6.15 p.m.  Food For Thought – Lent Discussion Group for 5 weeks, beginning today in the Forum.

6.30 p.m.  Celebration of Holy Communion  A Auld & D Leslie will welcome you

Wednesday 8th March

7.00 p.m. Kirk Session Meeting (Finance/Accounts)

Friday 17th March

7.30 p..m Concert at Hamilton St John’s

Refreshments will be provided at the end of the concert.  We will be raising funds for the Church of Scotland HIV Programme.  To help with catering, if you intend to come along, please take one of the cards available in the Forum.  (One per person)


 Palm Sunday Plans – from 12.30 until lunch at 1.00 p.m. the Hamilton Churches are coming together to act out the Triumphal Entry down Quarry Street.  More information and full details will be available soon.