News


05
May 2018
Christian Aid Logo

CHRISTIAN AID WEEK is 13TH – 19TH MAY Volunteers are urgently needed to fulfil our target of visiting every home within the Parish to carry out door to door collections. If you would like to be a collector, please contact me or see me in the Fraser Hall following the service on 13th May where you will receive an envelope containing all you will need to collect within your allocated street. Last year, unfortunately, we were unable to collect from many of the 87 streets in our district due to a shortage......

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29
Apr 2018
Church Service Intimations

INTIMATIONS 29/4/18 TEA AND COFFEE will be served in the Fraser Hall after the morning service. All welcome. OUR MINISTER WILL BE ON ANNUAL LEAVE from 16th April – 30th April inclusive. If you require a minister during this time please contact Rev Tom Nelson (534 7834). Please pass pastoral requests to our Session Clerk, Mr Derek Christie (638 0044) or our Deputy Session Clerk, Mr Peter Liddell (638 7870). STATED ANNUAL MEETING OF THE CONGREGATION ‘CELEBRATING THE BLESSINGS OF 2017/18’ Intimation is hereby given and an invitation is extended to all......

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22
Apr 2018
Church Service Intimations

TEA AND COFFEE will be served in the Fraser Hall after the morning service. All welcome. THIS MORNING WE WELCOME BACK Rev. James Whyte who will be conducting our worship. IT IS WITH SADNESS that we announce the death of one of our members, Mrs Angela Terry of 8 Mansefield Crescent, Clarkston. Mrs Terry’s funeral will take place on Tuesday 24th April at 3.45pm at Linn Crematorium. Please remember Mrs Terry’s family and friends in your prayers. IT IS ALSO WITH SADNESS that we announce the death of another of our members,......

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01
Apr 2018
Church Service Intimations

TEA AND COFFEE will be served in the Fraser Hall after the morning service. All welcome. TODAY WE WELCOME the friends and family of Elizabeth and James and their son, Alexander John George Wilson. Alexander will be baptised this morning. We pray that as Alexander seeks to follow Jesus, he will know His love and presence in his life. THE AGENDA AND REPORTS FOR THE KIRK SESSION MEETING OF 9 APRIL are available in the Centenary Chapel for those members of the Kirk Session who do not receive them by email. DISTRICT......

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26
Mar 2018
Welcoming New Elders

On Sunday, 25th February, six members of the congregation, Lynn Armstrong, Graeme and Helen Bradshaw, David Mitchell and Laura and Fraser Simpson were ordained as elders. Jeanette Mackay, who has been an elder for 35 years at St James in Paisley, was admitted as an elder in Greenbank. Here’s the low down on them. Lynn Armstrong Lynn was honoured and humbled (and terrified) when asked to be an elder. She was christened and went through Sunday School at Greenbank Church, many years ago. She met her dear husband Craig at Orchardhill Church.......

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26
Mar 2018
The Lodging House Mission News

LODGING HOUSE MISSION Sunday Opening Following the success of the 2016 project to commence Saturday opening, LHM decided to open on Sundays for the duration of the Glasgow Winter Night Shelter (1st December 2017 until 31st March 2018). The LHM is delighted to tell us that the Board has made a decision to open permanently on Sundays. LHM’s opening hours are now 8am – 3pm, 364 days every year (closed only on New Year’s Day). This is a major step forward in their aim to provide food, warmth, security and a host......

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26
Mar 2018
Greenbank Church Kirk Session

KIRK SESSION – WHAT DO THEY TALK ABOUT? The Kirk Session met on 6th February with 44 members attending and they discussed a wide range of issues. Worship: The Kirk Session received reports on the services over the Christmas period including the well- attended Family Nativity Service, Nine Lessons and Carols, Watchnight Service and Christmas Day Services. Over Lent it is the intention to promote House Groups in addition to the Saturday morning group. Volunteers were called for to host the groups during the Lent period. Messy Church continues to attract good......

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25
Mar 2018
Church Service Intimations

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 elders, Mr Gordon Burnside of 20 Mansefield Road, Clarkston. Gordon’s funeral will take place on Thursday 29th March at 2pm at Linn Crematorium. Please remember Gordon’s family and friends in your prayers. IT IS ALSO WITH SADNESS that we announce the death of one of our members, Mrs Christina Cross of Rowandale Nursing Home, Shields Road, Glasgow. Christina’s funeral will take place on......

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18
Mar 2018
Church Service Intimations

TEA AND COFFEE will be served in the Fraser Hall after the morning service. All welcome. TODAY WE WELCOME BACK Rev James Whyte who will be conducting our worship this morning. THERE WILL BE A MEETING OF THE KIRK SESSION on Sunday 25th March at 11.45am in the church to approve the Annual Accounts for the year ended 31st December 2017. The accounts have been emailed to elders and associates and posted to those not on email. Please make sure you bring along your copy of the accounts to the meeting. THE......

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18
Mar 2018
Priase Gathering Choir in Glasgow

JOIN THE PRAISE GATHERING 2018 CHOIR – would you like to be part of the 300+ voice praise gathering choir and sing with us at Perth Concert Hall and Glasgow Royal Concert Hall on 16th and 24th June 2018?   No experience is necessary, just a heart for praising God! This year’s programme contains songs from Hillsong Worship, Matt Redman, Zach Williams, and David Crowder, alongside some traditional hymns, and songs old and new from the Brooklyn Tabernacle Choir. Cynthia Greene, a soloist with the Brooklyn Tabernacle Choir, will be our special guest. Online Registrations Can be made......

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