News


07
Apr 2019
Church Service Intimations

FOLLOWING GUIDANCE FROM THE GENERAL TRUSTEES of the need to ensure that we adopt best practice in Food Safety Hygiene, we have adopted a paper which outlines basic steps to be followed when preparing and handling food. We also need to be careful about allergies and a Food Allergy Notice has also been developed. Copies of both are in the kitchen and are to be followed at all times. C. McAughtrie, Health & Safety Convenor POSTIES REQUIRED – Greenbank needs your help to deliver the leaflets about the Easter and Holy Week......

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31
Mar 2019
Church Service Intimations

THE LADIES OF THE GUILD would like to announce that the sum raised from their Bridge Afternoon held on 18th March, amounted to over £1,400. This money will all go towards Church funds. Thanks to everyone for their hard work and very generous support. POSTIES REQUIRED – Greenbank needs your help to deliver the leaflets about the Easter and Holy Week services round the Parish. Bundles of leaflets can be picked up from the front of the Centenary Chapel. DISTRICT VISITORS are asked to collect their copies of Good Neighbour and Life & Work......

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24
Mar 2019
Church Service Intimations

INTIMATIONS 24/3/19 TEA AND COFFEE will be served in the Fraser Hall after the morning service. All welcome. GREENBANK CRISIS FUND – Our Treasurer will be making a donation of £2000 from our Crisis fund in aid of the Cyclone Idai appeal. TODAY WE WELCOME the friends and family of Leanne and Steven and their daughter, Skye MacLaren. Skye will be baptised this morning. We pray that as Skye seeks to follow Jesus, she will know His love and presence in her life. THERE WILL BE A MEETING OF THE KIRK SESSION in......

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17
Mar 2019
Greenbank Church Legacy for future Generations

LEGACY UPDATE For a number of reasons beyond our control, the Kirk Session has come to the view that proceeding with its preferred option of creating a new church on the site opposite Williamwood High School is likely to result in a high risk of delay and too large a funding gap to make it feasible. The Session however remains committed to the aim of creating a sustainable, worshipping congregation for future generations and so has gone back to the other options in the architect’s original feasibility report, ie, building a new church on our existing site, probably on the manse site, or re-designing the......

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17
Mar 2019
Church Service Intimations

INTIMATIONS 17/3/19 TEA AND COFFEE will be served in the Fraser Hall after the morning service. All welcome. THE CONGREGATION wish Kirsty Milne and Gavin Macphee, whose wedding takes place on Saturday, 23rd March, every blessing on the occasion of their marriage. THERE WILL BE A MEETING OF THE KIRK SESSION in the church on Sunday, 24th March, after morning service, to approve both the Financial Statements for the year ended 31st December 2018 and the Data Protection Policy; copies of all the papers can be found in the Centenary Chapel for......

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15
Mar 2019
CHURCH HOUSE, BRIDGETON

CHURCH HOUSE At our Gift service in December, we were treated to an inspirational speech by Angela from Church House (one of the recipients of our gifts) telling us about Church House and the work it does. If you were unlucky to miss it, please turn the page for a brief résumé about their work. CHURCH HOUSE, BRIDGETON Church House, Bridgeton was set up in 1942 in the former London Road East Church in Boden Street by the local parish minister in response to the poverty and deprivation in the area and......

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15
Mar 2019
Easter Holiday Club at Greenbank Church Clarkston

Help! Help! Help! Help! Help! Greenbank’s Easter Holiday Club will be running once again from Monday 8th until Friday 12th April and we need all the help we can get! Whether it’s for one morning or five, your help would be appreciated. There will be a brief meeting after church on Sunday 24th March for anyone who wants to join us for a wet, wacky week....

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14
Mar 2019
Greenbank Church Kirk Session

KIRK SESSION – WHAT DO THEY TALK ABOUT? The Kirk Session met on 4th February with 54 members attending and they discussed a wide range of issues. Worship: Among the worship s was one from the choir which held another successful Nine Lessons and Carols in December. As always new members are welcome to join. The choir meets on a Thursday evening at 7.30pm. Other Christmas services were also well attended including the Watchnight service and the participation of young people in the service was welcomed. Thanks were also expressed to Lorna......

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10
Mar 2019
Church Service Intimations

INTIMATIONS 10/3/19 IT IS WITH SADNESS that we announce the death of one of our members, Mrs Doris MacIver, of Eastwood Court Care Home, 1 Eastwoodmains Road, Giffnock. Mrs MacIver’s funeral will take place on Tuesday, 19th March at 3.45pm at Linn Crematorium. Please remember Mrs MacIver’s family and friends in your prayers. OUR MINISTER WILL BE ON ANNUAL LEAVE from Friday, 8th March to Saturday, 16th March inclusive. If you require a minister during this time or have any pastoral requests please contact our Session Clerk, Mr Derek Christie (638 0044)......

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24
Feb 2019
Church Service Intimations

INTIMATIONS 24/2/19 THE FUNERAL OF Mrs Isobel Gardner of 47 Greenholm Avenue, Clarkston, whose death was announced last week, will take place on Tuesday, 26th February at 2pm at Linn Crematorium. Please remember Mrs Gardner’s family and friends in your prayers. THE FUNERAL of Mr John Syme of 39 Linnpark Court, Linnpark Avenue, whose death was also previously announced, will take place on Friday, 1st March at 1pm at Linn Crematorium. Please remember Mr Syme’s family and friends in your prayers. ATTENTION ELDERS(ACTIVE AND RETIRED)& ASSOCIATES! HAVE YOU UPLIFTED YOURCOMMUNION INVITATIONS/KIRK SESSION......

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