Church


10
Apr 2016

TEA AND COFFEE will be served in the Fraser Hall after the morning service. All welcome. IT IS WITH SADNESS that we announce the death of one of our members, Mrs Phyllis Walker of Eastwood Court Care Home, Giffnock. Mrs Walker’s funeral will take place on Wednesday 13th April at 11am at Linn Crematorium. Please remember Mrs Walker’s family and friends in your prayers. TODAY WE WELCOME the friends and family of Laura and Fraser and their daughter, Ella Patricia Simpson. Ella will be baptised this morning. We pray that as she......

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04
Apr 2016

TEA AND COFFEE will be served in the Fraser Hall after the morning service. All welcome. DISTRICT VISITORS, who have not already done so, are asked to collect their copies of Good Neighbour and Life & Work from the room off the transept. ARTICLES FOR THE MAY EDITION OF GOOD NEIGHBOUR should be received at the Church Office by Tuesday 5th April if at all possible (after 5th April the secretary will be on holiday). Please send any later articles to Alison Harvey (alih21@virginmedia.com) or Jill Liddell (liddell.jill@gmail.com). Please note that the......

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30
Mar 2016
Christian Aid Logo

The recent 36th annual Christian Aid Art Exhibition and Sale took place in Carmichael Hall on Saturday 12th March. Once again it was well supported by local and invited artists who entered approximately 300 art works. The event was very busy with the tea room area well filled for much of the day. A particular thank you must   deservedly go to the willing volunteers who helped serve many cups of tea and coffee throughout the event. Figures are still to be finalised for the total sales including home baking, craft stalls, and......

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20
Mar 2016

TEA AND COFFEE will be served in the Fraser Hall after the morning service. All welcome. URGENT – WE HAVE NO VOLUNTEERS FOR TEA/COFFEE DUTY FOR EASTER SUNDAY. Please help by adding your name/s to the rota in the Centenary Chapel. TODAY WE WELCOME the friends and family of Lyndsay and David and their son, Lucas Alexander Aitken. Lucas will be baptised this morning. We pray that as he seeks to follow Jesus, Lucas will know His love and presence in his life. KIRK SESSION MINUTES OF THE MEETING OF 7TH MARCH......

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15
Mar 2016
Holiday Club

HELP, HELP, HELP, HELP, HELP! Holiday Club time is here again! Get your winter woollies out and join the Polar Explorers. The Holiday Club is on from Monday the 11th till Friday 15th April. If you can help out, even for just one day, we would be delighted to have you. All Welcome. Please contact Alison Harvey if you are able to help....

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13
Mar 2016
Baptism at Greenbank

Jamie was born on Monday 15th December at 6.03am at Calderdale Hospital Halifax. He weighed 8lb 3.5 oz. His parents are Kirsty and Anthony Birks and he has a big sister, Alice. His godparents are Alastair Cowan, Kirsty’s brother, and Kirsteen MacDonald, one of Kirsty’s best friends from school. Everyone had a lovely day apart from perhaps Jamie who, it turned out, had a perforated eardrum! It was especially nice that Alastair came all the way from Australia to be his godfather....

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13
Mar 2016

TEA AND COFFEE will be served in the Fraser Hall after the morning service. All welcome. TODAY WE WELCOME the friends and family of Kirsty and Anthony and their son, James George William Birks. James will be baptised this morning. We pray that as he seeks to follow Jesus, James will know His love and presence in his life. IT IS WITH SADNESS that we announce the death of one of our members Mr Joseph Gardiner, Lindsayfield Lodge Care Home, Rosa Burn Avenue, East Kilbride. Mr Gardiner’s funeral will take place on......

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07
Mar 2016
Downs Syndrome Awareness

The charity that is closest to my heart is Down’s Syndrome Scotland (DSS). Sixteen years ago, on Sunday 21st February, my sister gave birth to her third child, Amy, and soon after was told by the doctors at Yorkhill Hospital that Amy had Down’s Syndrome. My sister’s world was turned upside down. She had to grieve for the child that for 9 months she thought she was having and start accepting an uncertain future. Down’s Syndrome Scotland is a charity based in Edinburgh that gives invaluable support and advice to families like......

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06
Mar 2016

THE STATED ANNUAL MEETING OF GREENBANK PARISH CHURCH will take place on Sunday 13th March 2016, commencing immediately after the morning service. Minutes of the Stated Annual Meeting of 2015 along with copies of the report and accounts for 2015 will be available at the church doors before the meeting. THERE WILL BE A MEETING OF THE KIRK SESSION TOMORROW, MONDAY 7TH MARCH. The Agenda and Reports are now available in the Centenary chapel for those who have not received them by e-mail. Please note the Reports have been revised as the......

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04
Mar 2016
Church Of Scotland Logo

Diane Adam, Gillian Foy, Peter Howard, Alexander Howie , Graeme Rae and Kate Sanderson have been ordained into the eldership at Greenbank. We welcome them and hope that everyone will support them as they take up their duties. Alex Howie is the new elder for district 12 ; Gillian Foy is the new elder for district 29 ; District 47 has merged with district 10 and the new elder is Graeme Rae....

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