Sunday Worship, 18th September 2022. Order of Service.

Order of Service
Sunday September 18th, 2022 11.30am

This morning Service will be led by Revd Alastair Lusk

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

Welcome and Intimations

Call to Worship

Praise CH4 210 “Awake my soul, and with the sun.”

Prayer of approach and confession

READINGS

First Kings 19 v 1—12 Prim Gilmour

Luke 22 v 31—34. Revd Alastair Lusk

Reflection 1

Praise CH4 550 “As the deer pants for the water”

Reflection 2

Praise CH4 606 “Lord you sometimes speak in wonders.”

Offering and Prayer of dedication
Prayers for others

Praise CH4 642 “Ye that know the Lord is gracious.”

Benediction & Threefold Amen

INTIMATIONS SUNDAY 18TH SEPTEMBER 2022

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

A special warm welcome to Revd Alastair Lusk who will lead us in worship

The service this morning will be recorded for the Church Website and YouTube

Tea and coffee will be served in Hamilton Hall after the service

There will be no Girls Brigade on Monday 19th September due to the National Day of Mourning and State Funeral of Her Majesty The Queen.
We will also be off on Monday 26th September due to the September weekend holiday.
While this is not a great start to our new session, we did meet on Monday 12th when we spent time reflecting on the life and service of our late Queen Elizabeth.
We are delighted to have 27 in our company and thank you for your continued support and prayers.

The flowers this week were gifted by Mrs Elizabeth King
The flowers next week will be gifted by Mrs Margaret Weir

Please continue to pray for those people on the prayer list
John Grove, Forbes Gillespie, George Gillespie, Norval Toryusen, Anne Brown, Willie Miller, Colin and Marion McAllister and David Wells, Rita and Somerville. Somerville is quite poorly and is in Ward 7 at Wishaw General Hospital. Mary Grove is in Ward 11 at Wishaw General Hospital

We also add to our prayer list Chanti Raju Karini of the Good News Ministry for Widows in S.E. India. Chanti has been unwell and we pray that he makes a full recovery and continues with the much needed work he does in India.

CONDOLENCES FOR HER MAJESTY QUEEN ELIZABETH II
A Book of Condolence is on the Communion Table and can be signed after the Service.
The Book will also be available at Rorison Church from 3.00pm -4.00pm and again this evening here in Dalserf from 7.30 – 9.00pm. A time for silent prayers and reflection will also take place here in Dalserf from 8.00 – 9.00pm

GOOD NEWS MINISTRY FUND RAISING CONCERT.
This will take place on Saturday 1st October 2022 in Bellshill Baptist Church. A flier can be seen on the notice board outside and in Hamilton Hall.

Our Service next week will be conducted by Revd David Doyle
The Guild Rededication will take place during this Service

Harvest Thanksgiving Service will take place on Sunday 2nd October at 11.30 here in Dalserf.
As last year we ask for monetary donations which will be given to the local food bank who can then purchase the appropriate items to support the community
Offering baskets will be available on the chancel
A thanksgiving display will be arranged on the Chancel

Sunday Worship, 11th September 2022. Order of Service.

Order of Service
Sunday 11th September, 2022, 11.30am

This morning Service will be led by Ian Whyte

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

Create a pure heart in me, O God, and put a new and loyal spirit in me.
Do not banish me from your presence; do not take your holy spirit away from me. (Psalm 51 : 10-11 GNT)

Praise MP 316 I Will Sing Unto The Lord
(Sing Through Twice)

Prayer of Approach, Adoration & Confession.

Reflection Summer Blues

Hymn MP 750 What Kind of Love is This

Bible Readings

Exodus 32 : 7-14 Claire Walker
Luke 15 : 1-10 Ian Whyte
Praise MP 1039 Colours of Day Dawn Into The Mind

Sermon —
Seeking, Not Looking

Praise MP 421 Like a River Glorious Is God’s perfect peace

Dedication of Offering.
Intercessory Prayer for Others.

Praise MP 889 More About Jesus Would I Know.

Benediction & 3 Fold Amen

INTIMATIONS SUNDAY 4TH SEPTEMBER 2022

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

A special warm welcome to Ian Whyte who will lead us in worship

The service this morning will be recorded for the Church Website and YouTube

Tea and coffee will be served in Hamilton Hall after the service

GIRLS’ BRIGADE will resume this Monday in Rorison
Explorers — 6.30 – 7.30
Juniors and Brigaders — 7.00 – 8.30
A successful enrolment evening took place when 23 girls registered for the new session. A most encouraging result after the circumstances of the last couple of years.
We pray this number will increase in the coming weeks and hold the girls, Captain Ann Price, her 5 Officers and every home represented, in thought and prayer.

DUKE OF EDINBURGH
Karyn Scotland and Ellie Rodger have their qualifying expedition this weekend. We pray the girls have had a safe and enjoyable time making lots of great memories. – Ann Price, Captain

GUILD will resume this Wednesday in Rorison Sanctuary at 7.15pm. In line with advice from National Guild during the Church of Scotland time of mourning for our Late Queen Elizabeth the Guild will still meet on Wednesday. However this will be a time of Prayer and Reflection. The representative from the National Project “Chocolate Heaven” has been cancelled. Please come along and share your thoughts, memories and emotions with each other. Anyone wishing to join us at this meeting will be more than welcome.

The flowers this week were gifted by Mrs Prim Gilmour
The flowers next week will be gifted by Mrs Elizabeth King

Please continue to pray for those people on the prayer list John Grove, Forbes Gillespie, George Gillespie, Norval Toryusen, Anne Brown, Willie Miller, Colin and Marion McAllister and David Wells, Rita and Somerville.
Sommerville has had a fall and has been taken into Ward 4 at Wishaw General Hospital. Mary Grove is also in Wishaw General Hospital

We also add to our prayer list Chanti Raju Karini of the Good News Ministry for Widows in S.E. India. Chanti has been unwell and we pray that he makes a full recovery and continues with the much needed work he does in India.

GOOD NEWS MINISTRY FUND RAISING CONCERT.
This will take place on Saturday 1st October 2022 in Bellshill Baptist Church, Fliers are available after the service.

Our Service next week will be conducted by Revd Alistair Lusk

Any items for October Newsletters should be in the hands of the Editor today.

Sunday Worship, 4th September 2022.

Dalserf Parish Church

Order of Service
Sunday 4th September, 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

READING

1 Cor 1:26-31 Minnie Simpson

Praise CH4 162 ‘The God of Abraham praise

Prayer & the Lord’s Prayer

Praise CH4 189 Be still for the presence of the Lord

Prayer of intercession
Dedication of offering

READING

Matthew 11: 20-30 Revd Bill Murdoch

Praise CH4 396 And can it be, that I should gain

MESSAGE –

Praise CH4 490 ‘Jesus lover of my soul, let me to thy

Benediction & 3 Fold Amen

INTIMATIONS SUNDAY 4TH SEPTEMBER 2022
A warm welcome is extended to all joining us for worship today.

A special warm welcome to Revd Bill Murdoch

The service this morning will be recorded for the Church Website and YouTube

Tea and coffee will be served in Hamilton Hall after the service

FOCUS will meet this Thursday 8th September at 1.30pm in Rorison Church Sanctuary. The guest speaker will be the Revd Bev Gauld

GIRLS’ BRIGADE

At long last Girls Brigade are getting ready to welcome girls back. All girls from primary 1 to Senior 6 are welcome to join us.
We are holding a drop in registration night on Monday 5th September in Rorison between 6.30 and 7.30.
For more information please email 1stDalserf@cbbi.co.uk

DUKE OF EDINBURGH
Karyn Scotland and Ellie Rodger have their qualifying expedition between the 8th and 11th of September. Prayer for the girls would be appreciated that they have a safe and enjoyable time making lots of great memories. – Ann Price, Captain

The flowers this week were gifted by Mrs Janette McPhee
The flowers next week will be gifted by Mrs Prim Gilmour

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 and David Wells.
Any items for October Newsletters should be in the hands of the Editor by Sunday 11th September

PRESBYTERY PLANNING
Four of us attended a meeting in St John’s Church Carluke on Tuesday 30th August. Questions were asked and Bruce Archibald read out a statement from Dalserf Kirk Session and Congregation. The Kirk Session then met on Wednesday 31st August to formulate our counter proposals in writing. This will be forwarded to Presbytery and we await their reply early in October. Please continue to pray for our Church and those of us who are tasked with dealing with this matter.

Our Service next week will be conducted by Ian Whyte.

PRAYER FOR THE CHURCH IN THIS TIME OF CHANGE