W/C Sunday 10th September 2017

Sunday 10th September

10.45 a.m. Morning Worship

2.00 p.m. Christian Aid Events – Whitelee Windfarm, Eaglesham:

The churches in Hamilton are participating together in a sponsored event to raise funds to support the work of Christian Aid Safe Place Challenge

Grace Thom and Callum Noble are taking part in this challenge along with some children from the Old Parish.  They require sponsorship for this event and would welcome any support our congregation can give.  If you can sponsor them look for them after the service.

St John’s ‘Centre’ magazine:  All material for the October issue must be with the Editor NEXT SUNDAY 17TH SEPTEMBER, NO LATER.  Remember this is your magazine, your news and articles would be much appreciated.  If you have anything you would like in the magazine, items can be left in the top right basket marked Magazine Editors in the rack outside the office, or sent by email

Forum Café  – There are currently opportunities to join the team of volunteers who work in the Forum Café.  If you are interested please speak to Karen Limond, Christine McArthur, Janet Boyes or Janet Howson

3.00 p.m. Afternoon Communion Service 

6.30 p.m. Evening Service  E & M Soutter will welcome you at the door.

Wednesday 13th September

 7.30 p.m. Kirk Session meeting

Thursday 14th September

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

Sunday 17th September

 10.45 a.m. Morning Worship 

 6.30 p.m. Evening Service  A Magowan & C MacLeod will welcome you


Forthcoming Events

Wednesday 4th October

7.30 p.m Motherwell Symphonic Band perform a concert entitled ‘A Musical Reunion’ in Motherwell Civic Concert Hall. Guests are St John Singers and Woodhead Primary School Choir.  Tickets £8 for adults, £5 concessions, are available from the Motherwell Box Office (01698 403120) or from Hughina Naylor, Anne MacLeod and Anne Mackie

W/C Sunday 3rd September 2017

CHANGE OF SERVICE TIMES – This week our service times revert to 10.45 a.m. and 6.30 p.m. 

Sunday 3rd September

10.45 a.m.  Morning Worship and Holy Communion

Sunday Blast & Crèche resume after the Summer break

Life & Work & Centre Magazine – both publications are now available for distribution.  If your Centre magazine is not delivered copies are available from the entrance to the Forum.

There will be a planning meeting for those able to help at Messy Moses (Saturday 30th September) after the service, in the church.

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

6.30 p.m. Evening Worship and Holy Communion

6.30 p.m. Dalziel St Andrew’s Parish Church are holding a signed praise evening ‘Come, Now is the Time to Worship’   This event is for those who are deaf or hard of hearing, but everyone is welcome.

Thursday 7th September

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


Christian Aid Events – Whitelee Windfarm, Eaglesham:  The churches in Hamilton are participating together in 2 sponsored events to raise funds to support the work of Christian Aid.

Saturday 9th September
11.00 a.m.  A 7 mile sponsored walk along the majestic turbines which will examine how climate change affects global communities. This event is for all ages.

Sunday 10th September

2.00 p.m. An event for youths aged 10-14 called The Safe Place Challenge. This is an outdoor adventure to help young people understand how to survive without home comforts. Each group of 4-5 (plus an adult leader) will work together to complete basic survival skill challenges including building a shelter, making a fire and finding clean water. The event will finish around 5.00 p.m.

For more information or to note your interest in taking part contact Amanda Strachan from the Old Parish or Sheila Thomson has details.


Sunday 10th September

 10.45 a.m. Morning Worship 

3.00 p.m. Afternoon Communion Service 

6.30 p.m. Evening Service 

Wednesday 13th September

 7.30 p.m. Kirk Session meeting

W/C Sunday 27th August 2017

Sunday 27th August

10.30 a.m.  Morning Worship 

Elders – Communion material is available today for collection from the office.

9.00 p.m.    Sundown Service

Sunday 3rd September

CHANGE OF SERVICE TIMES – This week our service times revert to 10.45 a.m. and 6.30 p.m.  

10.45 a.m.  Morning Worship and Holy Communion

Sunday Blast & Crèche resume after the Summer break

Messy Church: There will be a planning meeting for those able to help at Messy Moses (Saturday 30th September) after the service, in the church.

 

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

6.30 p.m. Evening Worship and Holy Communion

6.30 p.m. Dalziel St Andrew’s Parish Church are holding a signed praise evening ‘Come, Now is the Time to Worship’   This event is for those who are deaf or hard of hearing, but everyone is welcome.

Christian Aid Events – Whitelee Windfarm, Eaglesham:  

The churches in Hamilton are participating together in 2 sponsored events to raise funds to support the work of Christian Aid.

Saturday 9th September

11.00 a.m.  A 7 mile sponsored walk along the majestic turbines which will examine how climate change affects global communities. This event is for all ages.

Sunday 10 September

2.00 p.m. An event for youths aged 10-14 called The Safe Place Challenge. This is an outdoor adventure to help young people understand how to survive without home comforts. Each group of 4-5 (plus an adult leader) will work together to complete basic survival skill challenges including building a shelter, making a fire and finding clean water. The event will finish around 5.00 p.m.

For more information or to note your interest in taking part contact Amanda Strachan from the Old Parish or Sheila Thomson has details.

W/C Sunday 13th August 2017

Summer worship will run until 3rd September.
The Centre will reopen at 10.00 a.m. on 21st August.

Sunday 13th August

10.30 a.m. Morning Worship 

 9.00 p.m. Sundown Service

St John’s “Centre” magazine. All material for the September issue must be with the Editor by Sunday 20th August, NO LATER. Remember this is your magazine and your news and articles would be much appreciated. If you have anything you would like to be included in the magazine, items can be left in the top right basket marked “Magazine Editors” in the rack outside the office or sent by email

Lunch Club: The list of dates for volunteers can be found on the noticeboard situated at the top of the Halls corridor.

Sunday 20th August

10.30 a.m. Time to Worship led by Rev Joanne Hood.

 9.00 p.m. Sundown Service