The Church Family News
23rd February '20A warm welcome is extended to our Uniformed Organisations and the congregation of St. Andrew’s Parish Church who are joining us for our Thinking Day Service. The Guides would like you to join us for Tea/Coffee and Fellowship following the service.
Members of the Kirk Session:- Districts are now ready to be uplifted from the Session Room. A meeting has been arranged for the Kirk Session on Monday, 24th February ’20 at 7.00pm.
Sacrament of Holy Communion:- This will be celebrated next Sunday, 1st March ’20 in St. Andrew’s Parish Church at 10.00am. All welcome to attend.
Lost Property:- Items which have been left in the church over the last year are on a shelf next to the Library in the small hall. Please check to see if anything belongs to you.
Bible Study:- This group will meet on Monday, 2nd March ’20 at 7.15pm in the Session Room within St. Andrew’s Parish Church. All welcome to attend.
Wednesday Worship:- will take place in Livingstone Memorial for the month of February ‘20 at 10am to 10.30am with praise, prayer and a thought for the day. Open to all, and an opportunity to meet together for a time of worship.
Sporting Memories Group:- will meet on Wednesday, 4th March ‘20 at 7.30pm in the Small Hall within Livingstone Memorial Church. Our Guest Speaker on this evening is Tom Boyd, ex Celtic and Scotland player. Contact Iain McMillan 01698 823325/07847875546 for more information. All welcome to attend.
Ladies Night:- Come along and enjoy a flower demonstration by Flowers by Isabel and a Glass of Wine and Nibbles on Thursday, 12th March ’20 at 7.30pm. Tickets are priced £3 and can be obtained from any member of the Mission Group.
Calderglen High School Jazz Band Concert:- with various special guests, including 6th Blantyre Guides will be held on Monday 23rd March ’20 in St Andrew's Parish Church. Please put this date in your diaries and spread the word. This has always proved to be an excellent evening of high quality entertainment. Tickets are £5 and are now available.
Foodbank:- The Foodbank is experiencing low stocks. Any donations would be greatly appreciated. A box is situated in the Church vestibule for any donations.
Brew 'n' Blether:- we continue to meet every Thursday between 10.30am and 12 noon in the church hall. It would be lovely to see you for a cuppa and a wee blether. Everyone will be made most welcome.
Representatives of the three Blantyre Churches with the moderator of the Church of Scotland :- Representatives of the three Blantyre Churches with the moderator of the Church of Scotland. From left to right it is: Robert Menzies (St Andrew's); Andy Williamson (St Andrew's); The Moderator (Very Rev Susan Brown); Bill Calder (Livingstone Memorial) and Ian Proudfoot (Old).