Intimations                    Sunday 16 September 2018

Sunday 23 September

11am    Morning Worship

 Sunday 30 September

11am    Morning Worship followed by Short Communion                           

 

Kirk Session: Anyone with reports for circulation with the papers for the October meeting should submit them to the Session Clerk/Church Office no later than Sunday 30 September.  Thank you.

Minister’s Vestry Hours: Rev Benjamin Abeledo will be in the Vestry every Wednesday 10am-12noon and he will be pleased to see anyone who wishes to speak with him.

Christmas Fair Stallholders Meeting: Representatives of the organisations who assist at the Christmas Fair are invited to the Stallholders Planning Meeting on Monday 17th September 2018 in the Upper Hall at 7.30 pm. WATCH Committee members please note this will be followed by a WATCH committee meeting.

Harvest Festival 7th October

The Food Bank and Fresh start will benefit from all donations at the Harvest Service.  Please bring your donation to the Family Service at 11 am.

The Service will be followed by lunch in the Large Hall at which homemade soup and bread & cheese will be served.  Please feel free to bring your own sandwiches.  Coffee/Tea and Juice will also be available.

Mid-Week Service: The next service will be on Wednesday 19 September at 12 noon in the Small Hall followed by a light lunch of home-made soup, home-baking, tea/coffee.   All made welcome.

Fellowship Afternoon Group: The next meeting is Tuesday 18 September at 2.15pm in the Small Hall with Music and Song performed by Alison Bardgett.

Christmas Tree Festival - a reminder that if your group/organisation would like to take part and decorate a tree then you should advise Ruth Laidlaw by TODAY please.  ruthlaidlaw@gmail.com  or 07513 967974

Building for the future

There are going to be a number of fundraising events held at which refreshments will be served.  If we can build up a large list of names of people willing to help with refreshments then people would not need to be on duty too often. Please give your name to Elspeth Williamson (336 2600) if you are willing to be involved. This is not restricted to ladies only! 

Knit and Natter: starts up again on Monday 24th September in the small hall at 7.30pm. We look forward to welcoming back our members and hope to make some new friends too. Further details from stcknitnnatter@gmail.com

Kirk News: deadline for the October issue is Sunday, 23 September. Contributions can be emailed to kirknews@blackhallstcolumba.org.uk; delivered to Christine Denham via the Church Office or Tel 0131 336 5943

HOUSEGROUP: The group meeting at the home of Mary Morrison has now resumed. We are discussing the “I am” sayings of Jesus.  Anyone is welcome to join us on Mondays at 7.30pm.

Activity Packs for under 5’s are available. Please ask a member of the welcome team if you would like one.  There is also a Crèche run in Church most Sundays during the service.

Sunday Prayer Meetings: Every Sunday at 10-10.30am in the small hall. Everyone is welcome.

 

Intimations, written or email secretary@blackhallstcolumba.org.uk by Wednesdays please



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