TEA AND COFFEE will be served in the Fraser Hall after the morning service. All welcome.
IT IS WITH GREAT SADNESS that we announce the death of Miss Astrid Yeates. Astrid’s funeral will take place on Thursday 7th February at 1.30pm here at Greenbank and thereafter at Mearns Cemetery. Please remember Astrid’s family and friends in your prayers.
THERE WILL BE A MEETING OF THE KIRK SESSION ON MONDAY 4TH FEBRUARY. Papers are now available in the Centenary chapel for those who have not received them by e-mail.
ALL ELDERS: District elders can now pick up their Communion invitations along with their tickets for the Kirk Session Coffee Morning from the front row of the Centenary Chapel. Non district elders and retired elders can pick up their Kirk Session Coffee Morning tickets from the side of the Centenary Chapel.
THE CHURCH OFFICE WILL BE CLOSED ON MONDAY 4th FEBRUARY but will be open from Tuesday to Friday inclusive.
PETER HOWARD IS GIVING AN ORGAN CONCERT at Kelvingrove Art Gallery and Museum on Saturday, 9th February at 1pm.
ASDA HAS CHOSEN SNAP COMMUNITY YOUTH CLUB as one of 3 nominees for the current green token scheme for local good causes which runs from now till the 31st March. If you are shopping there, please pop your green tokens in the Youth Club box. If we win ASDA donate £500 to our funds or 2nd and 3rd earns us £200 which would help to boost our funds. Lindy Dallas
DISTRCIT VISITORS are asked to collect their copies of Good Neighbour and Life & Work from the room off the transept today.
A PRAYERS FOR HEALING SERVICE will take place in the CHURCH at 6.30pm next Sunday – all welcome. Prayer requests can be written on the pew cards and inserted in the Prayer Box at the front door of the church.
THE GUILD meet on Wednesday at 2.15pm when Yvonne Neville will regale us with her exploits on ‘The Holiday from Hell’. Visitors welcome.
FRIENDSHIP CAFÉ will meet on Friday between 10am and 11ish, new customers or helpers very welcome. Enjoy some coffee or tea and our speciality toasted fruit loaf with butter. Blair Miller (577 5449)
COLOUR CIRCLE ART EXHIBITION AND SALE takes place on Saturday, 9th February, 10am – 2pm. Tickets £2, include tea, coffee and home baking (available from members or at the door). Proceeds in aid of CHAS.
SPOILT FOR CHOICE? We now have three districts without visitors: – District 12: Seven homes – church end of Eaglesham Road; District 31 has five homes in Highfield Drive; District 51: Ten homes all in Greenwood Road. If you can help, please contact Margot or Gordon Blyth (0141 638 7646).
THANKS TO THE MONDAY BROWNIES for their attractive Recycling Posters, made as part of the Zero Waste Badge. Please come and see them on the Eco notice board and in the corridor outside the halls and take heed of the message. The Eco Group.
SUNDAY MORNING TEA ROTA IS NOW AVAILABLE FOR 2019 in the Centenary Chapel. Volunteers are still required for March.
If you can help, please add your details opposite the date of your choice.
CHURCH TRANSPORT – There is currently an urgent need for a driver for the Greenbank Church transport rota. The duty would involve picking up passengers 1 week in 6 and bringing them to and from the Sunday morning service. Mark Allan [638 3916].
EMPLOYMENT OPPORTUNITY – Secretary to the Housing and Loan Fund, Housing and Loan Fund for Retired Ministers and Widows and Widowers of Minsters, Grade 7, £40,553 – £44,478 per annum pro rata. Permanent, 28 hours per week. For more information please see the vacancies and volunteering section of the website. Human Resources Department, The Church of Scotland
ON THE ACTIVITES NOTICEBOARD IN THE HALLS ARE DETAILS REGARDING:
CHRISTIANS AGAINST POVERTY MONEY TRAINING COURSE on Saturday 16th March in Edinburgh. Please contact the church office if you are interested in attending the course with a view to running sessions for our community.
THE LHM ANNUAL HOMELESSNESS SERVICE – 3rd February.
KNITTING FOR ALL CLASSES – Tuesdays.
THE ST. AIDAN’S LECTURES 2019 – Mondays, 4th, 11th, 18th, 25th February, 7 for 7.30pm
GIFFNOCK SOUTH CONCERT SERIES – 2nd Feb, 2nd March, 13th April, 4th May, 1st June
DIGI KNOW? GLASGOW PARENTS/YOUTH WORKERS/CARERS – Training day hosted by Police Scotland & Cyber Security Challenge UK – 15th February, 10am-4pm
CHILDREN ARE MOST WELCOME to remain in church for the duration of the service however, if parents would prefer, we provide a CRÈCHE for children under 3 years of age in Room C, behind the stage in the church halls, for the duration of the service on Sundays when the Sunday Club meets.
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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