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 Mrs Elizabeth Newman of 15 Roland Crescent, Newton Mearns. Mrs Newman’s funeral service will take place on Tuesday 2nd August at 11am. The service will be preceded by a private burial at Mearns Cemetery. Please remember Mrs Newman’s family and friends in your prayers.
THE PROVISIONAL START DATE FOR THE INSTALLATION OF THE NEW BOILERS by British Gas is 3rd August, with a two week contract period involving a complete interruption to any heating. Please note that the Flower room will be unavailable for use until mid-September due to renovation work.
THE MINUTES OF THE JUNE KIRK SESSION MEETING are available in the Centenary Chapel for those members of the Kirk Session who have not received them by email.
COLLECTION OF LIFE & WORK Please note that, as is normal practice in the summer months, LIFE & WORK will not be delivered by the district visitors. Subscribers can collect their August edition will be ready for collection on 31st July from the Flower Room.
GREENBANK WALKING GROUP – On Saturday 20th August the group will be walking the West Highland Way from Milngavie to the Birch Tree Inn (8 miles) leaving the church at 9.30am. For further information please contact Douglas Robertson (639 7780) or Bill Dougherty (577 6069).
THE ANNUAL LODGING HOUSE MISSION SPONSORED CYCLE will take place on Saturday, 3rd September. We have 5 participants taking part this year so far. Please support the LHM by sponsoring them or by joining them. A sponsor form is available in the Fraser Hall during tea and coffee, or you can obtain a registration form for the event from me if you would like to take part. This is a great opportunity to raise funds for the LHM. This year the event will end at the LHM, so this is a wonderful chance to see their premises if you have not done so before. Thank you for your continued support. A Allan
EDINBURGH TATTOO – Giffnock South Parish Church has14 tickets remaining for Wednesday 24th August bus £12 Tattoo ticket £41 excellent seats again. (Bus leaves from Giffnock South) If anyone is interested they can contact Elaine Clarke on 07590439808? Or firstname.lastname@example.org
TEA/COFFEE ROTA VOLUNTEERS STILL REQUIRED: The rotas available for 2016 in the Centenary Chapel. If your organisation is able to help please add your details opposite the date/s of your choice.
JOHN HUME LECTURE on 29th September at 6pm, Professor Ian Campbell of Edinburgh University will be presenting the SCT Annual Lecture .at St George’s Tron Church, Glasgow.
As an SCT member church you are offered priority tickets for which there will be no charge.
If you wish to attend please do let me know how many tickets you would like to receive. You may let me know by emailing be on: email@example.com If you would like to receive your tickets by post, please do write to me requesting your tickets and please include a stamped, addressed envelope.
Georgina Treharne-Hulks,Development Officer SCOTLAND’S CHURCHES TRUST 15 North Bank Street, Edinburgh EH1 2LP. (0131 225 8644)
GRASPING THE NETTLE DINNER EVENT on Thursday 1st September at Glasgow City Hotel. 6.30pm Reception; 7pm Dinner; £36 p.p. with after-dinner guest speaker, Professor N. T. Wright. To book visit www.graspingthenettle.org/dinner or phone 01506 827217. Individual or block bookings available for tables of ten. For more info contact firstname.lastname@example.org Very Rev. John Chalmers.
THE FLOWER LIST FOR 2016 is available on the transept windowsill. Anyone wishing to donate flowers is invited to add their name at the date of their choice.
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.
NB: IN ORDER TO MAXIMISE THE LIFE SPAN OF OUR DRAINS AND DRIVE WAY SURFACE, VEHICULAR ACCESS TO THE CHURCH IS ONLY FOR THOSE WITH LIMITED MOBILITY AND THOSE DELIVERING ITEMS TO THE CHURCH AND HALLS. YOUR SUPPORT AND COMPLIANCE WITH THIS WOULD BE GREATLY APPRECIATED.
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