News


01
May 2019
Greenbank Church Walking Club

Programme 2019 We leave from the Church at the times shown. All dates are Saturdays. New members are warmly welcomed. Come along and enjoy good company and plenty of fresh air. 25th May Dalmeny/South Queensferry 9am 22nd June Isle of Bute 8.30am 20th July Mugdock Country Park 9.30am 17th August Conic Hill 9.30am 14th September Erskine/Overton House 10am 19th October Strathaven 9.30am For further details contact Allan McLaren (639 5848) or Douglas Paterson (638 6350)...

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01
May 2019
Greenbank Church Plant Sale 2019

The Annual Sunday Club Plant Sale & Coffee Morning. There will be a wide selection of bedding plants all Professionally supplied to the Sunday Club and waiting to be planted in your garden. This is the Sunday Club’s main fund-raising event of the year and your support will be very much appreciated....

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28
Apr 2019
Church Service Intimations

INTIMATIONS 28/4/19 TEA AND COFFEE will be served in the Fraser Hall after the morning service. All welcome. DISTRICT VISITORS, please collect your copies of Good Neighbour and Life & Work from the room off the transept today. THE FEBRUARY & MARCH PRESBYTERY REPORTS are available in the Centenary Chapel for those members of the Kirk Session who did not receive them by email. SPECIAL NOTICE – We have had notification of bogus workmen operating in the Clarkston area recently. It is unusual these days for reputable companies to go around knocking......

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21
Apr 2019
Church Service Intimations

LEGACY UPDATE An update in February let you know that the Kirk Session had come to the view that proceeding with its preferred option of creating a new church on the site opposite Williamwood High School was likely to result in a high risk of delay and too large a funding gap to make it feasible. It went on to say that the Session had gone back to the other options in the original feasibility report, i.e. building a new church on our existing site, probably on the manse site, or re-designing the current sanctuary building to increase its flexibility, replacing the......

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16
Apr 2019
Spring Craft Fair

Spring Craft Fair and Table Top Sale 2.00pm to 4pm Over 20 local crafters and small businesses have stalls at this event. Come along for a browse and find some unique gifts. Tickets are £2 for an adult (children are free) and include a cup of tea, coffee or juice and some home baking.  ...

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14
Apr 2019
Church Service Intimations

TEA AND COFFEE will be served in the Fraser Hall after the morning service. All welcome. You will be handed a piece of card as you enter the church with a PALM BRANCH on one side and an invitation to participate on the other; as you leave the church, at the end of the service, please take a PALM CROSS with you. THERE WILL BE A MEETING OF THE KIRK SESSION TOMORROW, Monday, 15thApril. The Agenda and reports are now available in the Centenary chapel for those members of Session who did......

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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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