TEA AND COFFEE will be served in the Fraser Hall after the morning service. All welcome.

DISTRICT VISITORS are asked to collect their copies of Good Neighbour and Life & Work from the room off the transept today please.

AFTERNOON TEA, ENTERTAINMENT & BAKE SALE: Come and support the 3rd A Clarkston Guides this afternoon at 2pm in the church halls. Entrance £2.

NEW DISTRICT VISITORS ARE REQUIRED FOR DISTRICT 36 (BROOM/WHITECRAIGS). If you can help contact Margot or Gordon Blyth (638 7646).


TEA/COFFEE ROTA VOLUNTEERS STILL REQUIRED: The rota is now available for 2016 in the Centenary Chapel. If your organisation is able to help, even if only for a couple of Sundays, please add your details opposite the date/s of your choice.

CHRISTIAN AID WEEK this year is from 15-21st May. Volunteers are 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 come to the front of the church following the service on 15th May where you will receive an envelope containing all you will need to collect within your allocated district. Donations should be returned to the church on Friday 20th May between 7pm and 9pm, or on Tuesday 24th May between 7pm and 8pm. Volunteers are also required to count the donations on these evenings. Please consider supporting Christian Aid either by collecting or by helping with the count.  Your help will be invaluable and will make a difference to those in greatest need throughout the world. Mark Allan ( 638 3916).

THE NEW CHURCH WEBSITE IS UP AND RUNNING – – WHY don’t you have a look ?

SAINSBURY’S ACTIVE KIDS VOUCHERS are being collected by John Meek for B.B. equipment. There is a designated box in the Hall of Friendship.



LUNCH CLUB – We meet on Friday 29th April, 12noon to 1.30pm. Anyone requiring transport please phone Jan (639 0373) or Maureen (639 5114). Look forward to seeing you there.

MESSY CHURCH FRIDAY 29TH APRIL, 4PM – 6PM For more details, to book a place or offer help, please phone/text Lorna Preece at 07970192541 or email:

THE GUILD OUTING will now take place on 9TH MAY NOT 11TH MAY as originally planned. Jan Millar (639 0373).

SATURDAY MORNING BOOK CLUB: During Lent a number of people came to the Lenten Book Club on Saturday mornings. The conversations were informal, informative and enjoyable and those who took part decided that they would like the Book Club to continue. The dates set for each meeting in 2016 are 30th April, 28th May, and 25th June, with a break for holidays continuing on 17th September, 29th October, and 26th November. The Book Club will meet at 9am for one hour with breakfast refreshments being served from 8.45am. Beginning with Deuteronomy we will be reading from the OLD TESTAMENT COVENANT HISTORY – a fresh presentation of the Old Testament historical books. If you would like a copy of the book we are reading please contact the Church office so one can be ordered for you. I look forward to seeing you there. Jeanne

ON THURSDAY 5TH MAY AT 7.30PM, a 60-strong youth choir from the Otto-Hahn-Gymnasium (High School) in Nagold, near Stuttgart, Germany will be performing in Greenbank. The youngsters are very musical and highly motivated and have already toured Europe with their choral repertoire. Entry to the concert is free but a donation would be greatly appreciated. Please come along and support the young people. They have come a long way to entertain us so let’s give them a special Greenbank welcome.

A CONCERT by the FP BIG SWING BAND conductor Grace Hamilton takes place on Sunday 1st May at 7.00pm in Busby Church, in aid of the Kwenderana Partnership. Tickets £5 (Children free) are available from Bill Allan(644 1725) or pay at the door.

CALEDONIAN FIDDLE ORCHESTRA: This well -known orchestra is giving a concert, on behalf of the Glasgow Stedfast Association,on Thursday, 28th April in Clincarthill Parish Church at 7.30pm. Tickets,£5 each, can be obtained from Bill Robertson(585-0008) or just turn up at the door and pay then. The proceeds from the concert are going to Glasgow Battalion of the Boys’ Brigade in order for money to be given to companies or for special projects, to be used at the Battalion’s discretion.

ANYONE WHO WISHES TO JOIN OR KNOW MORE ABOUT GREENBANK; or knows someone who would appreciate a visit from the Minister in hospital or wishes to be prayed for, is invited to fill out one of the POSTCARDS placed on the pew boards. Completed postcards can be handed to welcome team members at the church door or posted through the letterbox at the entrance to the halls any time during the week.



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