W/C Sunday 22nd September 2019

With sadness we announce the death of Mr Joe Rankin. The funeral will take place on Wednesday 25th September at 11.00 a.m. at South Lanarkshire Crematorium.
Please remember his family and friends at this time.

Sunday 22nd September
10.45 a.m. – Morning Worship

St John’s ‘Centre’ Magazine: All material for the October issue must be with the Editor by TODAY; Sunday 22nd September. 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 Editor in the rack outside the office or sent be email to: office @stjohnshamilton.org.uk

Harvest Appeal 2019
We are once again being given the opportunity to contribute to the work of ‘Place of Restoration’ and ‘Turn on the Tap’. Our Harvest Appeal was launched on Sunday 1st September and envelopes were distributed with the September magazine and are available at the church doors and in the Forum Café.  These can be placed in the offering plate on a Sunday or in the treasurer’s box outside the office at other times.

6.30 p.m.  – Evening Service Marilyn Graham & George Wade will welcome you.

Thursday 26th September
12.15 p.m. Midweek Service in the Church Sanctuary. The services last 15 – 30 minutes. Everyone is welcome to come along.

Saturday 28th September
Centre closed today until Tuesday 1st October
1.30 p.m. – 3.30 p.m. Sing with Swing Choir  Anyone who is interested is very welcome.

Forthcoming Events

Sunday 29th September
10.45 a.m. – Morning Worship
  6.30 p.m.  – Evening Service  Karen Limond & Janet Boyes will be on door duty

Tuesday 1st October
10.00 a.m. Centre reopens after September weekend holiday
 1.30 p.m. Friendly Hour in the Centenary Hall. This is our first meeting of the new session. Everyone is welcome to come along.

Wednesday 2nd October
7.30 p.m. Fellowship Farewell in the Forum: final meeting of St John’s Fellowship

Thursday 3rd October
10.30 a.m. Bible Study Group in the Youth Room. This group meets weekly. Please come along and join us.
12.15 p.m. Midweek Service in the Church Sanctuary. The services last 15 – 30 minutes. Everyone is welcome to come along.

Crossreach Calendars 2020
Time to place your orders for the Crossreach Pictorial Calendars for 2020.
Marion Baird will be in the Forum after the close of Church service on Sundays 6th, 13th and 20th October and will be pleased to take your order of a calendar to help support the work of Crossreach in this their 150 year of providing social care in Scotland. Thank you for supporting Crossreach in this way.

Wednesday 23rd October
2.30 p.m. Guild Theatre Afternoon 
There are a few spare tickets available for the Guild Theatre Afternoon to see ‘All Shook Up’ at the Kings Theatre, Glasgow.
If you are interested please contact Liz Shepherd

Safeguard Training
Tuesday 12th November
7.00 – 9.00 p.m. There will be Kirk Session Safeguarding Training at Uddingston Burnhead.
Saturday 7th December
10.00 a.m. – 12.00 noon A Volunteer Training Event will be held at Airdrie Jackson.
If you would like to attend either, or both, of these events please contact Ann Auld.