Notices for this Sunday – (Easter 5) – (28 April 2024) and the week ahead.

Apr 26, 2024

Services

Christ Church Lanark – Sunday 28 April 2024 (Easter 5) – Sung Eucharist – 10.30 am

Holy Trinity Lamington – Sunday 28 April 2024 (Easter 5) – Eucharist – 10.30 am

Preacher & President

At Christ Church Bobby Burgon will preach and Rob Thain will preside. At Holy Trinity Lamington Drew will preach and preside.

Steward

The Steward on duty this coming Sunday is: Irene Bryce

Choir Practice

Choir Practices are suspended for the time being.

Memory Lane

Our Dementia Support Group will meet for their usual fun and frolics on Wednesday from 1 pm until 3 pm in the church hall.

Confirmations & Receptions

In June of this year I shall be celebrating the silver jubilee of my ordination to the priesthood. Bishop Kevin has agreed to come to Christ Church to conduct a service of confirmation and reception for anyone in the congregation who would like to be formally received into the church. If you would be interested in joining a preparation class, add your name to the list on the table at the back of the church. I will get back to you with possible dates for meetings.

Brunch & Browse

Please pick up a flyer from the table at the back of the church for our new Brunch & Browse initiative, which has its first meeting on Thursday of this week at 12 noon. If you intend to come along, please add your name to the sign up sheet next to the flyers so that the organisers know how many to cater for.

New Daylight Bible Reading Notes

The next edition of the notes is due out very soon. If you wish to receive a copy, add your name to the sheet at the back of the church.

Bishop’s Lent Appeal

Yet again your generosity has been astounding – raising £600 for this year’s Bishop’s Lent Appeal. Well done and thank you.

Away Giving Collection

This Sunday, being the last Sunday of the month, all our giving in the open plate will be ringfenced for our next Away Giving Campaign in support of CHAS (Children’s Hospices Across Scotland).

Away Giving

In the year ahead the remaining recipients of our Away Giving will be: CHAS, Clydesdale Foodbank and Neuroendocrine Research.

Prayer

When she is with us on Sundays The Revd Liz Clelland will offer pastoral prayer in the Memorial Chapel after the Sung Eucharist to individuals who would like it.

Provincial Online Services

If you are unable to attend church but would like to engage in some kind of worship, click on the link below for access to the Provincial Online Service which is highlighted on the right-hand side of the “Home” pagehttps://www.scotland.anglican.org

Church Hall  

If you hear of anyone who is looking for a hall to conduct a group or activity please direct them either to me (Tel: 01555 663065… Email: thecanteringcanon@outlook.com). We currently have availability most mornings, afternoons and evenings of the week.   

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