CONGREGATIONAL INFORMATION

Flowers in the sanctuary today are provided by May Lobban and Wendy McGhee

The music today is played by the Band

Thanks to all those who contributed to last week’s offerings:

Freewill Offering £379.50
Open Plate £208.78
Total   £588.28

Welcome Desk:
If you know of anyone who is in or just out of hospital or who needs an elder or staff member to call, please leave the information at the Welcome Desk. We would also appreciate suggested names to receive flowers after today’s or a forthcoming service – call at the Welcome Desk.

Prayer Meeting:
Please gather for the congregational prayer meeting half an hour after this morning’s service in the Primrose Room.

Anniversary Photos:
Can anyone with any photos relating to any events we had for our 50th anniversary please pass on to me. We hope to have an end for Anniversary year display. Thank you. Helen Cuthbertson

Healing Hour:
The next Healing Hour will be on Monday 26th of November 7.30 pm to 8.30 pm in the Williams Room. All welcome! Every blessing. Anna Corlett.

Food Bank Christmas Hampers:
We are once again hoping to provide a Christmas Meal hamper to our Food Bank users. Please consider donating to this appeal – a list of suggested items is available in the foyer. If you would prefer you can donate online; www.justgiving.com/campaign/EKfoodbankChristmashampers. As always your continued support to the food bank is very much appreciated. Last day for donations 16 December.

Guild Songs of Praise:
Please come along and join us for “Guild Songs of Praise” as part of Guild Week on Sunday 25 November at 6.30 at Moncrieff Parish Church. Everyone welcome, both men and women.

Painting:
As you can see the painting is progressing well, but we are still looking for further help. If you are able to help with painting, please contact either Roy Marriott 07901547230 or John Weir 07983503026. Also it is essential that NO Sellotape, Blue tac, White tac be used on any of the walls as this caused staining on the newly painted walls.

Santa Dash/Stroll:
Helen and Roy Marriott will be taking part in this event on 2 December at the Heritage Loch in aid of funds for Kilbryde Hospice. If you feel you are able to sponsor us, we would greatly appreciate your sponsorship!

Retiring Offering:
The retiring offering on the 2nd December 2018 will be in aid of Bethany Trust.

Advent Drop In Reflection:
Saturday 1st December from 10am until 2pm. The sanctuary is open for a time of reflection as we head into the advent season. There are a number of readings etc to guide you. A time of quiet, for seeking God. You go at your own pace, can come and go as time allows. All welcome.

The Glasgow Phoenix Choir Concert:
“Celebrate Christmas” A seasonal and joyous musical celebration, Doors 7pm, Concert 7.30pm Saturday 8th December at Moncreiff Church Tickets £5 by calling 01355223328, or Anna Forrest or at the door.

Christian Aid Can Collection:
Sainsbury’s Store – Kingsgate Retail Park: The East Kilbride Christian Aid Committee has been invited to carry out a can collection at the Sainsbury’s Kingsgate store on Friday 14th December between 11.00 – 16.00. We are looking for volunteers to help cover the day. If you can help even for a short period, can you let Joan Thomson know and I will arrange to forward your details to the organisers. (01355 238100 or joan-thomson@btconnect.com).