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 members, Mrs Marion Margaret (May) Telford of Norwood Care Home, 39 Victoria Road, Barrhead. Mrs Telford’s funeral will take place on Tuesday, 28th March at 1.45pm at Linn Crematorium. Please remember Mrs Telford’s family and friends in your prayers.

WE WELCOME REV. SALLY FOSTER-FULTON, Head of Christian Aid in Scotland, who will conduct our worship this morning.

TODAY WE WELCOME mums, grans, aunts, female carers etc. of the Sunday Club children who are here for the Sunday Club family day. After the children’s address, everyone who is attending the Sunday Club family day please go out with the children to the Cowley hall.

“A LEGACY FOR FUTURE GENERATIONS” – A PRESENTATION WILL TAKE PLACE IN THE CHURCH TOMORROW AT 7.30PM, to which all members of the congregation are invited. If you would like to come but would require transport, please add your name, address and phone number to the sheet in the Centenary chapel or phone the church office (644 1841) leaving the same information. Thank you.

COPIES OF THE AGENDA AND REPORTS for the Kirk Session meeting on 3rd April are available in the Centenary Chapel for those who have not received them by email.

COPIES OF THE MINUTES OF THE KIRK SESSSION MEETINGS OF 7th February and 12th March are available in the Centenary chapel for those who have not received them by e-mail.

POSTIES REQUIRED – Greenbank needs your help to deliver the leaflets about the Easter and Holy Week services round the Parish. Bundles of leaflets with the street or part of street attached can be picked up from the front of the Centenary Chapel. Thank you very much in anticipation of your participation.

THE NEXT MEETING OF THE LUNCH CLUB will be on Friday 31st March, 12noon till 2pm. Anyone requiring transport please contact Jan on 639 0373 or Maureen on 639 5114.

VOLUNTEERS NEEDED – Greenbank Social Committee could do with some help. We are hosting an afternoon tea at Aidan’s View on Saturday 1st April from 2.00 to 4.00pm with residents of Hawthorn Court also invited. We could do with volunteers to pick up and take back folk from Hawthorn Court. If you are able to help contact Jill Liddell on 638 7870 or the church office on 644 1841.

COPIES OF THE FEBRUARY PRESBYTERY REPORT are available in the Centenary Chapel for those who have not received it by email.

SCRIPTURE UNION BIBLE READING NOTES for the next quarter are available for those who ordered them in the Centenary Chapel.

OUR MINISTER WILL BE ON ANNUAL LEAVE from 16th – 26th March inclusive. If you require a minister during this time please contact Rev Tom Nelson (585 7502). Please pass pastoral requests to our Session Clerk, Derek Christie (638 0044) or our Depute Session Clerk, Mr Peter Liddell (638 7870).

AFTERNOON TEA @ GREENBANK PARISH CHURCH HALL hosted by the pupils of Williamwood High School’s Malawi Partnership; on Saturday, 22nd April, 2pm-4pm; Adults £3; Children £1. All monies raised will go towards the building of a 3-classroom block for Ekwendeni Primary School.

VOLUNTEERS TO READ THE BIBLE LESSONS OVER THE NEXT 3 MONTHS would be much appreciated. A new list is available in the Centenary Chapel and if you would be willing to read the lesson please add your name and telephone number to the service of your choice. We are always looking for new volunteers, so even if you have never read the lesson before please consider adding your name to the list. You will be contacted on the Friday of the preceding week with the readings.

AN INVITATION IS EXTENDED to all members of the congregation to attend the 15th Annual General Meeting of the Lodging House Mission. The meeting will take place in the LHM building at 35 East Campbell Street, Glasgow G1 5DT on Wednesday 5th April at 7pm. All are welcome. If you require transport, please let me know. Alison Allan (638 3916)

LODGING HOUSE MISSION EASTER APPEAL- You are invited to support the LHM this Easter by making a cash donation. The LHM is sorry if it seems that it is always appealing for financial support, but the needs of the clients are great – the numbers attending daily are in excess of 100, and opening hours have been extended to include Saturdays. Saturday opening provides free food and fellowship unavailable elsewhere in our city on that day. You can donate via the website , by post (Lodging House Mission, 35 East Campbell Street, Glasgow G1 5DT), by telephone (552 0285), or you can use one of the envelopes in the Link Building and pass it to me if that suits you better. If possible, please Gift Aid your donation as this will increase your donation by 25%.Thank you. Alison Allan

LODGING HOUSE MISSION APPEAL FOR SUGAR The Lodging House Mission has asked for our help in replenishing depleted stocks of sugar. If you are able to donate sugar, this would be greatly appreciated. Please leave donations of sugar in the labelled blue tub which is in the Link Building. Sincere thanks for your support. Alison Allan (638 3916)

TEA/COFFEE ROTA: The rota is now available for 2017 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.

MICHAEL MCMILLAN & THE HOPE STREET BAND performing at Claremont Church, East Kilbride, G74 2AU on Friday 31st March at 7.30pm. The event is FREE and we promise you a wonderful evening of great worship, laughter and Michael’s powerful witness stories.

GOD WITH US CHOIR presents “The Wonder of the Cross” on Sunday 23rd April, 6.30pm – 7.30pm at Park Church, Giffnock. Free Admission, donations welcome, tea/coffee afterwards.

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.



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