W/C Sunday 26th November

Evening Duty: 26.11.17 – F Anderson & A McLean
03.12.17 – A Gillespie & G Dodds

Sunday 26th November
Elders if you have not already done so, please collect your Communion material from the church office today.
Morning Service 10.45am

Evening Service 6.30pm

Tuesday 28th November
Friendly Hour – 1.30pm. Talk by a representative of Cancer Care Transport. Please come along, you will be made most welcome.

SALT Bible Study Group meets in the Millennium Room at 7.30pm

Thursday 30th November
Bible Study Group at 10.30am in the Avon Room. This group meets weekly. Please come along and join us.

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

Friday 1st December

World Aids Day Event – 7.00pm in Church. Monica MacDondald, Secretary Friends of Place of Restoration will speak about POR’s work for and with AIDS orphans, we are also being joined by Angela Crawley MP. Mulled wine and mince pies will be served after the service.

Sunday 3rd December
10.45am Advent Sunday Communion Service
2.00pm Avonbridge Care Home, monthly service at the home, all welcome
6.30pm Evening Communion Service
Wednesday 6th December
Senior Members Christmas Gifts – Could the committee please meet in the Millennium Room at 10.00am. By 10.15am the gifts should be ready for distribution. As in the past, we are looking for volunteers to help with this rewarding task. We have more than 75 gifts to distribute and some help would be appreciated, as the districts can be very varied and spread throughout Hamilton.

Hamilton: St John’s Parish Church of Scotland
Duke Street
Hamilton
Tel: 01698 286868
www.stjohnshamilton.org.uk
Registered Scottish Charity No: SC008779

W/C Sunday 19th November 2017

13th – 27th November – The Minister will be on study leave. Rev. Ross Blackman will be available for pastoral needs. Please telephone 01698 640185 for contact details.

Sunday 19th November
10.45 a.m. Morning Worship led by Robert Hynd
St John’s 183rd Birthday & Shoebox Sunday.  Shoeboxes and leaflets are now available from the Forum.  We will be unable to accept boxes after this date as they are being collected immediately after morning worship.

Elders – Communion material and FWO envelopes are available today from the office.

St John’s ‘Centre’ magazine:  All material for the December/January issue must be with the Editor TODAY (19th), 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 to: office@stjohnshamilton.org.uk

6.30 p.m. Evening Service M Graham & A Bibby will welcome you to the service

Thursday 23rd November 
7.00 p.m
Presbytery Setting Apart Service The service for Lorna Fyfe to become a Reader will take place in St John’s this evening.

Monday 20th November
7.30 p.m. Guild meets.  This week we are being joined by Lesley & Ian who will show us the latest perfumes and gifts from their shop.  This is a great opportunity to start your Christmas shopping.

Tuesday 21st November
1.30 p.m. Friendly Hour – Our speaker this week is Bob Cleary who will tell us about Train Journeys in India.  Please come along, you will be made most welcome.

Thursday 23rd November
10.30 a.m Bible Study Group meets in the Avon Room.  This group meets weekly.  Please come along and join us.
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.
7.00 p.m. Presbytery Setting Apart Service – The service for Lorna Fyfe to become a Reader will take place in St John’s

Sunday 26th November
10.45 a.m.  Morning Worship led by Very Rev Bill Hewitt

6.30 p.m. Evening Service  F Anderson & A McLean will welcome you to the service