Intimations Sunday 14th May 2017

Intimations Sunday 14th May

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. 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.

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.

There will be no Bible Study till further notice. Rita is still in Wishaw General. She is having difficulty with her breathing due to having a severe chest infection. However they have changed her medication and she is now making some progress and is hoping to be moved to a ward early next week.

Bible Wonderland will meet in Rorison on Wednesday, Thursday, and Friday. Our Local schools will attend, but for the benefit of any adults who wish to see this you can do so at Rorison on Friday 19th May at 2.30pm. Volunteers will be needed to set up on Tuesday at 1.30pm and then to dismantle on the Friday around 3.30pm. If you are able to help with this please speak to Joan Pollok.

Our Boys Brigade will meet on Thursday night in Rorison. Next Thursday 25th May will be our Boys Brigade Award Ceremony. This will also be their Captain Mr Eric Budgell’s last night. Please try to come along and support the boys and to wish Eric a very happy retirement.

Our Saturday Teas started yesterday and raised the sum of £

Our Guild outing will take place on Saturday going to Dumfries. The bus will leave Dalserf at 9.45am then Rorison Church, the shop Ashgill and Netherburn. The cost of the outing is £25.00. There will be a coffee break at Heath House Garden Centre then on to Dumfries. We will have our High Tea at the Globe Inn Dumfries. Hopefully the sun will shine and we will all have an enjoyable day out.

It has been brought to our notice that when the Church money is being counted on a Sunday that there are a number of occasions when people enter the room where this is taking place. These interruptions are extremely disturbing to those counting the money so can we please ask that no one enters the room until the counting of the money is completed.
In Hamilton Hall there is a box of items for sale from St Andrew’s Hospice. Please have a look at the items in question and help to raise funds for a very good cause.
Our love and congratulations go to Prim Gilmour who celebrated her 80th Birthday on Wednesday.

Dates for Your Diary 14th May 2017

DATES FOR YOUR DIARY
On Thursday 1st June Stonehouse Jubilee Club are having THE BIG SING with The Jubilee Jammers in Stonehouse Lifestyle Centre the cost is £3.00 inc refreshments. The money raised is for Dementia Awareness Week Time 1.15 for 1.45pm.

On Sunday 4th June there will be a Sunday Spotlight in Hamilton Hall at 7pm. “Easter through Art” will be presented by Mike Taylor. Refreshments will be served.

It has been brought to our notice that when the Church money is being counted on a Sunday that there are a number of occasions when people enter the room where this is taking place. These interruptions are extremely disturbing to those counting the money so can we please ask that no one enters the room until the counting of the money is completed.

In Hamilton Hall there is a box of items for sale from St Andrew’s Hospice. Please have a look at the items in question and help to raise funds for a very good cause.
Our love and congratulations go to Prim Gilmour who celebrated her 80th Birthday on Wednesday.

Order of Service Sunday 7th May 2017

Dalserf Parish Church
07/05/2017

Fourth Sunday of Easter

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

Introit: I will sing, I will sing a song unto the Lord
Call to Worship

Hymn MP 203 Hail, thou once despised Jesus

Prayer of Approach and Lord’s Prayer

Time with the Sunday Pathfinders

Hymnc MP 760 When we walk with the Lord

Readings
Psalm 23 Anne McHolm
John 10: 1 – 10 Revd. John Stevenson

Hymn: MP 660 The Lord’s my shepherd

Sermon: The Shepherd’s Voice
Anthem: The Lord’s my Shepherd — Stuart Townend

Offering and Prayer of dedication

Prayers for others

Hymn MP 331 In heavenly love abiding

Benediction
Threefold Amen

Intimations Sunday 7th May 2017

Intimations Sunday 7th May

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. 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. There will be a service in Rorison today 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.

There will be no Bible study till further notice. Rita is still in Wishaw General High Dependency Unit. She is recovering slowly and may be in hospital for a number of days yet.

Our Boys Brigade will meet on Thursday night in Rorison.

Our Open Day took place yesterday and raised the sum of £1100.00. Once again grateful thanks go to everyone who worked hard to help raise this great sum of money.

It has been brought to our notice that when the Church money is being counted on a Sunday that there are a number of occasions when people enter the room where this is taking place. These interruptions are extremely disturbing to those counting the money so can we please ask that no one enters the room until the counting of the money is completed.

In Hamilton Hall there is a box of items for sale from St Andrew’s Hospice. Please have a look at the items in question and help to raise funds for a very good cause.

Items for the June Newsletter must be in the hands of the Editor by today.
Our Saturday Teas start this Saturday from 12noon – 4pm.

Our Girls Brigade are off to camp on Friday. We wish them a wonderful weekend and ask for God’s Blessing on the Officers and Girls who will attend.

Our love and congratulations go to Rae Hunter who celebrated her 70th Birthday on Tuesday.

Dates for Your Diary 7th May 2017

DATES FOR YOUR DIARY

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 Dumfries and invite anyone interested to join us for a nice day out. Cost will be £25.00.

On Sunday 4th June there will be a Sunday Spotlight in Hamilton Hall at 7pm. Easter through Art will be presented by Mike Taylor. Refreshments will be served.

Guild Outing from our Secretary Ann Carson

It is with regret that we had to cancel the Guild outing to Dunfermline.
We have made alternative arrangements and our destination is now Dumfries.
The departure times are the same Dalserf 9.45am then Rorison Church, the shop Ashgill and Netherburn. The cost of the outing. Remains the same £25.00
We will be having a coffee break at Heath House Garden Centre then on to Dumfries. We will have our tea in Dumfries.
Kay Blair has the High Tea choices. Please contact her as soon as possible as the Globe Inn requires our order by Friday 19th May.
We hope this will prove to an enjoyable day out for all.

Ann