We welcome Rev DR Ian McLeod who will lead us in worship today.
We were saddened to hear that Margaret Young passed away on Tuesday of last week. The funeral service will be held in church on Wednesday 18th October at 11.30am.
Please remember her sister Jean and the rest of the family in your prayers.
Lily and Graeme are on holiday from 6th to 20th October. Please contact Ian Watt, 600 382, for any pastoral assistance.
The Singing Group will NOT meet this Wednesday as Lily and Graeme are on holiday. We will resume 25th October.
Advance notice: Aileen’s Setting Apart service takes place in church on Saturday 4th November at 2pm. Presbytery members will be present and the Presbytery Moderator will stay overnight to conduct worship on Sunday 5th November.
The Knit & Natter folks meet in the lounge at Trust Homes, McKelvie Road on Friday morning 10:30 – 12 noon. Knitters of all abilities are most welcome to join us. Wool and patterns provided. Transport can also be arranged. Contact Alison Tel: 600963
Save the date – Sunday the 26th of November at 2:00 – 3:30 in Lamlash Church Hall. Come and join our Singalong and Fundraising sale of knitted festive goodies for Mary’s Meals.
The Blythswood 2017 Shoebox appeal well underway. Leaflets are available in the vestibule. If you are able to donate single items could these please be brought by NEXT Sunday the 21st October. Please remember any contributions would be gratefully received even if you are not able to fill a box. A box is in the vestibule to collect your donations. The full details are included in our Autumn Newsletter.
The old £1 coins become illegal tender on 15th October, but they will still be accepted by the banks for a short time after this date. The Kirk Session thought it would be a good idea if any old £ coins could be donated to the church. This would be very much appreciated. Thank you in anticipation.
Today’s Readings (Mary Wilkinson):
Isaiah 43: v.1-3
Philippians 2: v.5 – 11
John 10: v.1 – 11
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