Dalserf Parish Church of Scotland

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Mission Statement: “Dalserf Church exists to make disciples of Jesus Christ through the preaching of the word and the witness of every member”.

Sunday Worship, 20th November 2022. Order of Service.

Sunday 20th November, 2022
11.30am

This morning Service will be led by Revd Bill Murdoch

A warm welcome is extended to all.
Please join us for a time of fellowship and refreshment in Hamilton Hall after the service

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

Welcome and Intimations

Call to Worship

SCRIPTURE READING

Colossians 1:15-23Revd Bill Murdoch

Praise: MP 392 ‘Join all the glorious names of wisdom……..’

Prayer & Lord’s Prayer

Praise: MP 143 ‘Fight the good fight’

Prayer of intercession
Dedication of offering

SCRIPTURE READING
1 Timothy 1:12-2:7 John McPhee

Praise: MP 702 ‘Through all the changing scenes of life…’

MESSAGE –

Praise: MP 624 ‘Take my life and let it be’

Benediction & 3 Fold Amen

INTIMATIONS SUNDAY 20TH NOVEMBER

A warm welcome is extended to all joining us for worship today.
A special warm welcome to Bill Murdoch.

Tea and Coffee will be served in Hamilton Hall after the service.
The service this morning will be recorded for the Church Website and YouTube.

Our Girls Brigade will meet tomorrow night in Rorison

The Flowers this week were gifted by Mrs Joan Pollok
The Flowers next week will be gifted by Mrs Carol Prentice

Please continue to pray for those people on the prayer list
Rita and Somerville, John Grove, Mary Grove, Forbes Gillespie, George Gillespie, Norval Toryusen, Anne Brown, Willie Miller, Colin and Marion McAllister, David Wells, Jean McMillan, Cahnti Raju Karini, Nicholas Gauld.Also Robert and Rosemay Clarkson. Robert has had eye surgery and Rosie is
in Wishaw General being treated for pneumonia.

GUILD CHRISTMAS FAYRE This will take place in Hamilton Hall this coming Saturday 26th November at 11.30am – 3pm. Teas will be served and there will be the usual stalls. If you are able to contribute to any of the stalls, or feel you are able to help with serving of the teas or working on any of the stalls even if only for an hour or two, please get in touch with the President Kay Blair or any Guild member.

Also on Saturday 26th November St Mary’s Hall Biggar are hosting a Riding Lights Theatre Production of the Christmas Play “Nearly the Goat” Time 2.30pm and 7.30pm This is an action packed Christmas play for all the family.

CHRISTMAS GIFT SERVICE Gifts for this should be in the Church by next Sunday 27th November or at Rorison by Tuesday 29th November at 11.30am for collection by the Social Work Department

NURSING HOME VISIT We are visiting Clinton House on Friday 9th December for a Carol Service at 1.30pm. These visits bring a lot of pleasure to the residents, so we would ask you to consider giving up an hour of your time on this date to come and put a smile on these elderly people’s faces.

GIRLS BRIGADE Our Girls Brigade are having a Carols, Coffee and Award Presentation on Monday 19th December in Rorison Church 7pm -8pm
Entry is free but donations will be gratefully received for the Local Foodbank.
A basket for this purpose will be at the door. A poster for this will be placed on the notice board in Hamilton Hall.

Our Service next week will be conducted by Revd Bev Gauld.

Sunday Worship, 13th November 2022. Order of Service.

Order of Service
Sunday 13th November, 2022, 11.30am
Remembrance Sunday

This morning Service will be led by Revd David Doyle

A warm welcome is extended to all.
Please join us for a time of fellowship and refreshment in Hamilton Hall after the service.

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

Entry Girls Brigade Colours

Welcome and Intimations

Call to Worship

Hymn 36 God is our refuge and our strength

Act of Remembrance
Lament….Ross Forrest

Hymn We will remember them

Prayer

READING
Micah 4 vv 1 – 5 Lorna Brodie
Matt 5 vv 1 – 12 Revd David Doyle

Hymn 266 God the Omnipotent

SERMON – “NOBODY TOLD ME”

Hymn 705 It is God who holds the nations

Prayer

Hymn 192 All my hope

Benediction & 3 Fold Amen

NATIONAL ANTHEM

INTIMATIONS SUNDAY 13TH NOVEMBER

A warm welcome is extended to all joining us for our Remembrance Service today.

A special warm welcome to Revd David Doyle. A warm welcome also to our Girls Brigade.

Services took place at the Cenotaphs earlier this morning. We express our thanks to Revd John Stevenson for these services and also to Ross Forrest our Piper. Our Girls Brigade were also present at these services.

Tea and coffee will be served in Hamilton Hall after the service.
The service this morning will be recorded for the Church Website and YouTube.

Our Girls Brigade will not meet tomorrow night due to a school in service day.

Our Shoe Boxes were delivered to Falkirk on Wednesday there were 36 boxes from Dalserf. There were hundreds of boxes being delivered. There were two vans collecting the boxes and both were totally full it was wonderful to see such a great response. Many thanks to everyone who contributed to this.

The flowers this week were gifted by Mrs Linda Marshall
The flowers next week will be gifted by Mrs Joan Pollok

Please continue to pray for those people on the prayer list
Rita and Somerville, John Grove,who is now home from hospital, Mary Grove, Forbes Gillespie, George Gillespie, Norval Toryusen, Anne Brown, Willie Miller, Colin and Marion McAllister, David Wells, Jean McMillan, Chanti Raju Karini, Nicholas Gauld

Any items for the December Newsletter must be in the hands of the Editor today,

GUILD CHRISTMAS FAYRE This will take place in Hamilton Hall on Saturday 26th November from 11.30am – 3pm. Teas will be served and there will be the usual stalls. If you are able to contribute to any of the stalls, or if you feel you are able to help with serving of the teas or working on any of the stalls even if only for an hour or two please get in touch with the President Kay Blair or any Guild member.
The money that the Guild raise from this Fayre goes to various charities, so it is important at this time that we help wherever we can

CHRISTMAS GIFT SERVICE Gifts for this should be in the Church by Sunday 27th November or at Rorison by Tuesday 29th November at 11.30am for collection by the Social Work Department. Please place your gift in a bag and label boy/girl and age suitable.

NURSING HOME VISIT We are proposing to return to visiting our local Nursing Homes. Our first visit will be to Clinton House on Friday 9th December for a Carol Service at 1.30pm. These visits bring a lot of pleasure to the residents, so we would ask you to consider giving up an hour of your time on this date to come and put a smile on these elderly people’s faces.

On Saturday 26th November St Mary’s Hall Biggar are hosting a Riding Lights Theatre Production of the Christmas Play “Nearly the Goat”
Time 2.30pm and 7.30pm
This is an action packed Christmas Play for all the family.

Our service next week will be conducted by Bill Murdoch.