Next Sunday: Morning Worship at 11.00am includes Admission of New Communicants. Office Bearers – please meet in the Lang Hall at 10.15am.
Notice: Would members of the Congregation please note that only the Church Officer and Organist are permitted to enter the Vestry before the morning service. Anyone who must speak to the Minister before the service please consult with the Church Officer.
Thanks: Adult Education and Mission Committee would like to thank all who contributed to the Mission funds using the small boxes. £400 was donated to the Wheel Chair Trust in Africa. Christian Aid Report: The fundraising for 2008 amounted to £1,208.61 of which £261 was raised at our Bread and Cheese Lunch. Thanks to Lesley Steel for all her work.
Enquirer’s Meeting: Will be held in the Heritage Room tonight at 7pm. Open to anyone who wants to learn more about Church membership, whether or not they intend to join. For more information please speak to the Minister – 0141 887 0884, or telephone the Church Office on 0141 887 4647.
Fabric Committee: Meets on Tuesday 17th February in the Session House. Please note the time of the meeting has been changed to 7pm.
Trinity Magazine: The February edition will be available for distributors to uplift next Sunday.
Guild: The Spring Meeting of the Presbyterial Council takes place on Wednesday 18th February in Wallneuk Church at 7.30pm. The guest speaker will be Rev. Nan Low of Neilston Parish Church.
Adult Education & Mission Committee: Please note that the time of the meeting has been changed to 7pm to avoid parking problems. The meeting will be held in the Session House.
Family Race Night Fundraiser: 21st March in the Wynd Centre.
Tickets are now on sale in the hall after Sunday Services and also in the Wynd Centre from Monday 16th February. Donations are sought for raffle prizes and will be gratefully accepted. If you wish to donate a prize, please speak to Elma Steel.
Inter-Church Relations: As part of our activity in the Ecumenical Partnership, the Presbytery Plan and PACT we are beginning further outreach on inter-church relations. Anyone specifically interested in this is asked to speak to either the Minister or the Convenor.
Celebrate the mingling of religions, folk and secular Russian music in the Morningside United Church on 18th February from 7pm to 9pm. Register your interest with Christine at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Wynd Centre Coffee Shop is currently short of volunteers for Wednesday and Thursday afternoons and for Friday morning and afternoon. If you can assist in any way please see John Stewart or phone the office on 0141 887 4647.
Forthcoming Concert: Wednesday 25th February in Oakshaw Trinity Church, PACT are sponsoring a concert by the Hamilton Caledonia Bowling Club Male Voice Choir. All proceeds going to the charity, Country Holidays for Inner City Kids (CHICKS) which provides free holidays for disadvantaged children from all parts of the UK. Tickets £5 from Jim McDougall and Sheena Young.
Oakshaw Oracle 15th February 2009