Order of Service Sunday 20th August 2017

DALSERF PARISH CHURCH

20/08/2017

11th Sunday after Pentecost

Entry of God’s Word
(Please stand if you are able)

Welcome and Intimations

Call to Worship

Hymn: MP 600 Sing to God new songs of worship

Prayer of Approach

Hymn: MP 544 Open my eyes that I may see

Readings:
Romans 11: 1 – 2a, 29-32 Robert Clarkson
Matthew 15: 21 – 28 Revd. John Stevenson

Hymn: MP 629 Tell me the stories of Jesus

Sermon: “Crumbs from the Table”

Hymn: MP 494 O for a closer walk with God

Offering and Prayer of Dedication

Prayers for Others

Hymn: MP 708 To God be the glory

Benediction
Threefold Amen

Intimations Sunday 20th August 2017

Intimations Sunday 20th August

A warm welcome is extended to any visitors to our service today.
There are welcome cards at the end of the pews. If you are a visitor please fill in one of these and place it in the offering plate. Tea and coffee will be served in Hamilton Hall after the service and you are invited to join us for a short time of fellowship together.

We extend our grateful thanks to Julian Hodgson who has very kindly stepped in to play for us today and next Sunday.

Our Saturday Teas yesterday raised the sum of £532.17

Our Kirk Session met with the Review Committee on Tuesday. The meeting was very successful and the committee were very impressed with the work that is being done here in Dalserf. We now wait for their report to go to the Presbytery. Anyone wishing to discuss this further, please speak to myself or any of the Elders.

There will be a Fabric Committee meeting on Tuesday in Hamilton Hall at 7.30pm.

Our Girls Brigade will enrol tomorrow night between 6.30pm and 7.30pm. in Rorison.

Brian Lowry the leader of Kids Alive has apparently been ill and is now recuperating on the island of Skye. He has asked for us to keep him in our thoughts and prayers at this time. He is hoping to be well enough for Kids Alive to start back on Monday 4th September.

DATES FOR YOUR DIARY

Saturday 2nd September Open Day
Sunday 3rd September Rorison Service at the new time of 2.30pm
Sunday 3rd September Pathfinders return
Sunday 17th September Guild re-dedication Service.

Intimations Sunday 13th August 2017

Intimations Sunday 13th August

A warm welcome is extended to any visitors to our service today.
There are welcome cards at the end of the pews. If you are a visitor please fill in one of these and place it in the offering plate. Tea and coffee will be served in Hamilton Hall after the service and you are invited to join us for a short time of fellowship together.

Our Saturday Teas yesterday raised the sum of £431.00
Only two weeks left to support this great effort. Come along and join us on 19th and 26th August and give one last push to our summer 2017 effort.

The funeral of Mr Jimmy Lawrie will take place here in Dalserf tomorrow at 1.15pm and thereafter at Carnwath Cemetery.

The Kirk Session will meet with the Review Committee in Hamilton Hall this coming Tuesday at 4pm.

Any items for the September newsletter must be in the hands of the Editor today.

Our Girls Brigade will enrol on Monday 21st August between 6.30pm and 7.30pm in Rorison

 

DATES FOR YOUR DIARY
19th August Marie Curie Blooming Great Tea Party Saturday 2pm – 5pm Larkhall Baptist Church. Suggested donation Adults £2.00 Children free
Saturday 2nd September Open Day (All volunteers will be made welcome. If you can help please speak to one of the Elders)
Sunday 3rd September Rorison Service at the new time of 2.30pm
Sunday 17th September Guild re-dedication Service.

Order of Service Sunday 13th August 2017

DALSERF PARISH CHURCH
13/08/2017

10th Sunday after Pentecost

Entry of God’s Word
(Please stand if you are able)

Welcome and Intimations

Call to Worship

Hymn: MP 171 Give to our God Immortal praise

Prayer of Approach

Hymn: MP 525 O Thou who camest from above

Readings:
Romans 10: 5 – 15 Kay Blair
Matthew 14: 22 – 33 Revd. John Stevenson

Sermon: “Stepping Out – Taking the Risk”

Hymn: MP 115 Do not be afraid

Offering and Prayer of Dedication

Prayers for Others

Hymn: MP 323 I’m not ashamed to own my Lord

Benediction
Threefold Amen