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


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.

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.

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.