The Church Family News
13th October '19
Please join us for Tea/Coffee and Fellowship following the service.
Sanctus Service:- 'to be welcomed' will be held tonight, Sunday 13th October '19 in Trinity Church. Refreshments will be served at 6.30pm and the Service will commence at 7.00pm. All welcome to attend.
Wednesday Worship:- will take place in Livingstone Memorial Church for the month of October '19 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, 16th October ‘19 at 7.30pm in the Small Hall within Livingstone Memorial Church. Contact Iain McMillan 01698 823325/07847875546 for more information. All welcome to attend.
Crossreach:- It is time again to order your Christmas Cards and Calendars for this Charity. Please see Isabel Simpson to place your order.
Church Christmas Card:- This initiative is running again this year. The envelope should be returned by Sunday 27th October ’19, (this is a cut-off date to meet printing deadlines) and placed in the tray located at the church vestibule or given to Elaine Hull or Pauline Gordon.
Bright Lights:- Tickets for the Bright Lights ‘Little Mermaid’ pantomime in the Cambuslang Institute on Wednesday,Thursday, Friday, Saturday matinee and evening - 27th through to 30th November are now on sale. For further details phone 01698 325245 or speak to Jean Gray. Rehearsals are going really well and it looks like another success.
Coping with Critical Illness:- This event is being held in Blantyre Old Parish Church onTuesday, 15th October ’19 at 7.15pm. At this meeting we will explore key issues that affect every family’s life when someone is critically ill. OPEN TO ALL MEMBERS OF THE PUBLIC.
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.
Foodbank:- The Foodbank is experiencing low stocks in Toiletries and Toilet rolls. Any donations would be greatly appreciated. A box is situated in the Church vestibule for any donations.
Dates for your Diary:-
Remembrance United Service, 10th November ’19 in St. Andrew’s Parish at 10.50am.
Christmas Coffee Morning, Saturday 30th November ’19 from 10.00am – 12 noon.
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).