Dates for Your Diary 9th April 2017


Our Open Day will be on Saturday 6th May from 12noon – 4pm. There will be the usual stalls. All help will be gratefully received.
Saturday 16th May will begin our Saturday Teas. Any information regarding this can be obtained from Ann Price or Sandra Hoey the co-ordinators.
Bible Wonder Land will be in Rorison on Wednesday 17th Thursday 18th and Friday 19th May. This will be attended by our local Primary Schools.

Our Guild outing will take place on Saturday 20th May. We are going to Dunfermline and invite anyone interested to join us for a nice day out

Order of Service Sunday 2nd April 2017

Dalserf Parish Church

Fifth Sunday in Lent

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

Introit: Come to us Lord
Call to Worship

Hymn MP 656(i) – The Lord is King

Prayer of Approach and Lord’s Prayer

Hymn MP 331 – In heavenly love abiding

Readings Ezekiel 37: 1-14 Rosemay Clarkson
John 11: 1 – 45 Revd. John Stevenson
Hymn: MP 67 – Breathe on me breath of God

Sermon: Unbind Him and Let Him Go

Anthem: Open are the gifts of God

Offering and Prayer of dedication
Prayers for others

Hymn MP 575 – Rejoice the Lord is King

Threefold Amen

Intimations Sunday 2nd April 2017

Intimations Sunday 2nd April

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 in the offering plate. There will be a service today in Rorison at 3.30pm.

There is a prayer meeting in Hamilton Hall each Sunday at 11.10am. Please join us for a short time of prayer before the service. If you would like further Information please speak to Sheena Archibald.

Bible Study will meet tomorrow in Hamilton Hall at 11am
House Group will meet tomorrow at 1.30pm.

There will be a meeting in Rorison tomorrow night at 7pm to discuss the Saturday Teas.
Anyone interested in helping in any way with the teas will be very welcome at this meeting.

Our Guild will meet on Wednesday night in Rorison when the speaker will be Mike Taylor on Easter through Art. Visitors will be made most welcome.

Focus will meet on Thursday in Rorison at 1.45pm when the speaker will be Rev John Stevenson.

Our Boys Brigade will meet on Thursday night in Rorison

Next Sunday here in Dalserf our Pathfinders will bring us their Palm Sunday message.
Also next Sunday there will be a Church Pilgrimage leaving from Chalmers Church at 2.00pm and continuing to Baptist Church at 2.30pm St Machans 2.50pm Congregational 3.15pm St Mary’s 3.45pm Trinity 4.15pm.

Our Easter Appeal starts today. Instead of giving Easter Cards to your fellow Christians within the Church. Please take an envelope from the basket, hang the egg symbol on the Easter Tree and place your donation in the envelope. The money raised will go to St. Andrew’s Hospice. The Hospice need to raise 9 million pounds for refurbishment.

Any items for the May Newsletter must be in the hands of the Editor by next Sunday 9th April.

Dates for Your Diary 2nd April 2017

April 6th the Stonehouse Drummers will entertain at Congregational Church at 7.30pm. Tickets £4.00

Holy Week services will take place on Wednesday 12th Thursday 13th Friday 14th April in Trinity Church Larkhall at 7pm. There will be a Family Service in Chalmers Church on Tuesday 11th April at 7pm. All offerings taken at the services will go to the work of Churches together in the community.

There will be a Silent Witness at St Machans on Good Friday 14th April 12 – 1pm. Trinity will also be open that day from 11am – 1pm for reflection/meditation.

Order of Service Sunday 26th March 2017

Dalserf Parish Church

Fourth Sunday in Lent
Mothering Sunday

Entry of God’s Word
(Please stand if you are able)
Welcome and Intimations
Call to Worship

Hymn MP 50 Be still for the presence of the Lord

Prayer of Approach and Lord’s Prayer

Time with Sunday Pathfinders

Readings Luke Ch1 v26 – 33 John McPhee
Hymn: MP 376 Jesus put the song into my heart


Hymn MP 428 Lord for the years

Offering and Prayer

Hymn MP 631 Tell out my soul

Threefold Amen