Sunday Worship, 26th June 2022. Order of Service.

Order of Service
Sunday 26th June 2022
11.30 am
3rd Sunday after Pentecost

This morning Service will be led by
Revd Dr Cameron McPherson

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 Intimations
Call to Worship

Hymn MP 109 Crown Him with many crowns

Prayer of Approach, & Confession.

Esther 1:1-15 Robert Clarkson

Hymn CH4 158 God moves in a mysterious way

ESTHER 1: 16-22;2:1-4;17,18 Revd Cameron McPherson

Dedication of Offering
Prayer of Intercession

Hymn CH4 543 Longing for light we wait in darkness

SERMON “From Rags to Riches By Royal Appointment”

Hymn CH4 631 Tell out my soul

Benediction & Threefold Amen


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

A special warm welcome to Revd Cameron McPherson

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

This coming Saturday, 2nd June, will be our first Saturday Teas in three years. Please keep those people who are doing this in your thoughts and prayers. Those who will bake, serve and generally clear up
Especially Mike Taylor who is taking over coordination of the teas.
We have already had a good response to the fact that we are returning and hope for a good turnout. This is of great importance to our outreach. Staffing and Baking Rotas are displayed in Hamilton Halll.

On the evening of 18th May we welcomed Chanti and Lily Raju from India to speak to us in Rorison. A letter of thanks has been received from them. This will be on the notice board in Hamilton Hall.

A Conventicle to dedicate a new memorial to William Lawrie will be held at the Dovecote Blackwood Estate Blackwood this afternoon, Sunday 26 June, at 3pm. The Sermon will be delivered by Revd Dr D C McPherson – Organized by the Scottish Covenanter Memorials Association.

The flowers this week were gifted by Mr Gillespie of Ashgill
The flowers next week will be gifted by Mrs Betty Collins

Please continue to pray for those people on the prayer list.
Rita and Sommerville, Willie Miller who is in hospital, Colin and
Marion McAllister, John Grove, Mary Grove, Forbes Gillespie who is in
Hospital, Margaret Kent who is in hospital, Norval Toryusen, Alex Brown and his wife Joan who is also in hospital very poorly
Anne Brown has been admitted to Wishaw General Covid Ward. Anne is quite poorly however she is making slow but steady progress.

Our Service next Sunday will be conducted by Revd Bev Gauld