W/C Sunday 27th October 2019

Sunday 27th October
10.45 a.m. Morning Worship
  6.30 p.m. Evening Service Dennis & Delia Hart will welcome you to the Service

Tuesday 29th October 2019
1.30 p.m. Friendly Hour in the Centenary Hall. Everyone is welcome to come along.
7.30 p.m. S.A.L.T. –  In the Millennium Room. Everyone is welcome to come along.

Thursday 31st October 2019
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.

Flower Rota
There are 2 vacancies on the flower rota before the end of this year, 3rd November and 29th December. If anyone is interested in providing the flowers for either of those dates this year, please contact Claire in the office.

The flower rota for 2020 will be drawn up shortly. All those currently on the rota will receive a copy. If anyone wishes to be on the flower rota or if there are any changes to be made by those currently on the rota please contact Claire in the office.

Harvest Appeal 2019
The total sum raised, inclusive of estimated gift aid, was £3,572 – a marvellous figure once again! Very many thanks to all who contributed. Donations totalled £2,968.25 (£2,415 being gift aided; £315 being non-gift aided and £238.25 coming from the ‘children’s buckets’), with the gift aid claim amounting to £603.75. This means the two chosen charities, ‘Place of Restoration’ and ‘Turn on the Tap’ will each benefit to the extent of £1,786.

Operation Christmas Child: Shoebox Appeal
The shoeboxes for this year’s appeal will be available after the service on 22nd September and each Sunday thereafter at a cost of 50p. The filled boxes will be collected after the service on 17th November.

Drama Kirk
Friday 1st November  7.00 p.m. in Hamilton Old Parish Church.
Join us for an evening of bible-inspired improvised comedy, as teams from three of Hamilton’s churches compete in a series of drama games, acting out scenarios suggested by you, the audience! But bear in mind….you might see some bible characters in a whole new light! Tickets are £50.00, with refreshments available to purchase at the interval. For a taster of what to expect.

Click here to see the trailer.
Tickets are available from Ken Graham or from Eventbrite

Sunday 3rd November 2019
10.45 a.m. – Morning Worship
  2.00 p.m. – Avonbridge Care Home Monthly Service
  5.00 p.m. – Festival of Remembrance, Hamilton Town House, Tickets £2
No Evening Service

Safeguard Training

Volunteer Safeguarding Training
The volunteer safeguard training in Strathaven has been rescheduled. It will be  held in Strathaven Trinity on Wednesday 30th October from 7.00 p.m. till 9.00 p.m.. If you would like to attend please contact Ann Auld
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.

W/C Sunday 20th October 2019

Sunday 20th October
10.45 a.m. Morning Worship
6.30 p.m. Evening Service  
Doug Leslie & Sheila Thomson will welcome you.

Sunday Blast Pantomime Trip – this is the final date for full payment of tickets to see Beauty and the Beast on Sunday 15th December. Please see Karen, Marielle or Claire to book tickets or make final payments.

Monday 21st October
Centre Reopens after the October holiday.
 7.30 p.m. St John’s Guild – Lianne McInally; Keeping Active. Everyone is welcome to come along.

Tuesday 22nd October
 1.30 p.m. Friendly Hour in the Centenary Hall: Eclipse Tours. Everyone is welcome to come along. 

Wednesday 23rd October
 9.30 a.m. Probus Club meets in the Clyde Room.
2.30 p.m. Guild Theatre Afternoon 
to see ‘All Shook Up’ at the Kings Theatre, Glasgow.

Thursday 24th October
10.30 a.m. Bible Study Group i
n the Youth Room. This group meets weekly. Please come along and join us.
7.30 p.m. Hamilton South Guilds Together –
Communion & Rededication Service in the Church Sanctuary

Saturday 26th October
1.30 p.m. – 3.30 p.m. Sing with Swing Choir Anyone who is interested is very welcome.

Remember the clocks go back tonight !

Sunday 27th October
10.45 a.m. Morning Worship
  6.30 p.m. Evening Service Dennis & Delia Hart will welcome you to the Service

Operation Christmas Child: Shoebox Appeal
The shoeboxes for this year’s appeal will be available after the service on 22nd September and each Sunday thereafter at a cost of 50p. The filled boxes will be collected after the service on 17th November.

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 the Church service 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.

Drama Kirk
Friday 1st November  7.00 p.m. in Hamilton Old Parish Church.
Join us for an evening of bible-inspired improvised comedy, as teams from three of Hamilton’s churches compete in a series of drama games, acting out scenarios suggested by you, the audience! But bear in mind….you might see some bible characters in a whole new light! For a taster of what to expect.

Click here to see the trailer.
Tickets are available from Ken Graham or from Eventbrite

Safeguard Training

Volunteer Safeguarding Training
The volunteer safeguard training in Strathaven has been rescheduled. It will be  held in Strathaven Trinity on Wednesday 30th October from 7.00 p.m. till 9.00 p.m.. If you would like to attend please contact Ann Auld

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.