7th July 2019

Thought before worship

And one of the Pharisees, a lawyer, asked Jesus a question to test him. “Teacher, what is the great commandment in the law?”  And He said to him,’You shall love the Lord your God with all your heart, and with all your soul, and with all your mind. This is the great and first commandment. And a second is like it,…’    Matthew 22. 35

Intimations

Welcome and Psalm  93

CH4 462: The King of Love my Shepherd is,

Prayer and Lord’s Prayer

First reading: Hebrews ch 4 v 14 –  ch 5 v 6

CH4 547: What a friend we have in Jesus,

Second reading: Hebrews ch 6 vv 9 – 20

CH3 411: My hope is built on nothing less

Prayers of  Thanksgiving and Intercession

CH4 528: Make me a channel of your peace.

Sermon

Offering

Prayer of Dedication

CH4 737: Will your anchor hold in the storms of life,

Benediction: Colossians ch 2 verses 6 and 7

CH4 786: May the God of peace go with us

Welcome and Collection Duty
John Hastings; Jill McEwan, Patricia McKenzie,
Mary Wallace, Jan Hastie.

INTIMATIONS

Worship next week: Sunday, 14th July, 2019: 11.00am morning worship with locum David Matheson.

Tea and coffee fellowship: All are invited to join us after the  service today. Helpers are required for the tea rota. If you can help, please add your name to the list on the notice board in the Simmons Hall or contact M. Wallace (07764 573423).

Skills List: A ‘skills list’ is up in the Simmons Hall. If you can help with a job, please add your name.

Flower Ministry:  The flower rota has vacancies. Contact A. Dunbar to help or donate flowers. Decoration of the church and flower distribution is a big part of our outreach, e.g.- bringing contact and a bouquet to the unwell or housebound.

Food Boxes: We collect/donate foodstuffs etc. to a local food bank. Boxes in the  Simmons Hall will be forwarded regularly.

Converted Sweety Jars: labelled jars are placed in the church entrance vestibule and Simmons hall inviting donations of small change for support of local needy causes and charities.

Minutes of the Deacons’ Court:  Elders and Deacons may collect their copy of the minutes of the meeting of 12th June, 2019 which are available in the Simmons Hall .

Copy for Contact magazine: Material for the next issue of Contact is now due and can be handed in (or emailed) to Fiona Saddington or any member of the editorial team – but please, no later than Sunday 21st July.

CHURCH DIARY FOR JULY/AUGUST 2019.

Sunday, 21st July: 11.00am morning service, with Leader, David Matheson.

Sunday, 28th July: 11.00am morning service, with Leader, John Ronnie.

Sunday, 4th August: 11.00am morning service, with Leader, Raymond Wittie.

Sunday, 11th August: 11.00am morning service, with Elders and friends.

Sunday, 18th August : 11.00am morning service, with Leader, David Matheson.

FORTHCOMING EVENTS:

Thursday, 5th September: 7.30pm Kirk Session meets in the Centenary Hall.

Friday, 4th October: Max West’s Got Talent 2019; Organised by the CHYPS Group.

GENERAL INFORMATION

Locum: David B Matheson
Telephone: 01387 252042
e:- davidb.matheson44@btinternet.com

Pastoral Care: Rev. Sally Russell, Interim Moderator.
Telephone: 01556 503645
e:- srussell@churchofscotland.org.uk

Intimations to Bob Wilson. e: wilson24rb@tiscali.co.uk

Mob:- 07710 375713

Visit our website: – www.maxwelltownwest.org.uk

Registered Scottish Charity No: SC015925 CCLI No: 1194718


30th June 2019

Thought before worship
Thomas said to him, ‘Lord, we do not know where you are going; how can we know the way?’ Jesus said to him, ‘I am the way, the truth and the life; no-one comes to the Father but by me. If you had known me, you would have known my Father also; henceforth you know him and have seen him.’      John 14: 5 – 7

Intimations

Welcome and Psalm 31 vv 1 – 8

CH4 192: All my hope on God is founded,

Prayer and Lord’s Prayer

Old testament reading: Numbers ch 13 vv 15 – 20 and 25 – 33

CH4 129:The Lord is King! lift up your voice!

New testament reading: Hebrews ch 4 vv 1- 13

CH4 739: The Church’s one foundation

Prayers of Thanksgiving and Intercession

CH4 268: O God of Bethel! By whose hand

Sermon: Rest and be Thankful

Offering

Prayer of Dedication

CH4 198: Let us build a house where love can dwell

Benediction: Matthew ch 11 vv 28 – 30

CH4 786: May the God of peace go with us

Welcome and Collection Duty
Valerie Coltart, Leslie McWhan, Anne Wears,
Elizabeth Crossan, Maysel Coulson.

INTIMATIONS

Worship next week: Sunday, 7th July, 2019:  11.00am morning worship with locum David Matheson.

Tea and coffee fellowship: All are invited to join us after the  service today. Helpers are required for the tea rota. If you can help, please add your name to the list on the notice board in the Simmons Hall or contact M. Wallace (07764 573423).

Skills List: A ‘skills list’ is up in the Simmons Hall. If you can help with a job, please add your name.

Flower Ministry:  The flower rota has vacancies. Contact A. Dunbar to help or donate flowers. Decoration of the church and flower distribution is a big part of our outreach, e.g.- bringing contact and a bouquet to the unwell or housebound.

Food Boxes: We collect/donate foodstuffs etc. to a local food bank. Boxes in the  Simmons Hall will be forwarded regularly.

Converted Sweety Jars: labelled jars are placed in the church entrance vestibule and Simmons hall inviting donations of small change for support of local needy causes and charities.

Minutes of the Deacons’ Court:  Elders and Deacons may collect their copy of the minutes of the meeting of 12th June, 2019 which are available in the Simmons Hall today.

CHURCH DIARY FOR JULY 2019.

Sunday, 14th July: 11.00am morning service, with Leader, David Matheson.

Sunday, 21st July: 11.00am morning service, with Leader, David Matheson.

Sunday, 28th July: 11.00am morning service, with Leader, John Ronnie.

FORTHCOMING EVENTS:

Saturday, 6th July: Pilgrimage walk no.6: ‘The Martyr of the Solway’; a circular walk of 5 miles; meet at 2.00pm at Kippford Village Hall; if  interested, sign up on the list at the foot of the poster in the Simmons Hall, or tel: David Johnson on 261627

Thursday, 5th September: 7.30pm Kirk Session meets in the Centenary Hall.

Friday, 4th October: Max West’s Got Talent 2019; Organised by the CHYPS Group.

GENERAL INFORMATION

Locum: David B Matheson
Telephone: 01387 252042
e:- davidb.matheson44@btinternet.com

Pastoral Care: Rev. Sally Russell, Interim Moderator.
Telephone: 01556 503645
e:- srussell@churchofscotland.org.uk

Intimations to Bob Wilson. e: wilson24rb@tiscali.co.uk
Mob:- 07710 375713

Visit our website: – www.maxwelltownwest.org.uk

Registered Scottish Charity No: SC015925 CCLI No: 1194718

23rd June 2019

Thought before worship
He is ‘the righteous’, and therefore able, according to the rules of the Holy God, to be our substitute, to stand in our place, pay our penalty, bear our sins, for according to the Word of God, only the sinless can substitute for sinners: ‘Your lamb must be perfect’      From Exodus 12: 5

Welcome and Psalm 19 vv 1 – 6

CH4 225: Summer suns are glowing over land and sea;

Prayer and Lord’s Prayer

Introduction to book of Hebrews

CH4 476: Mine eyes have seen the glory of the coming of the Lord;

Old testament reading: Habakkuk ch 2 vv 5 – 14

CH4 235: God is working his purpose out,

New testament reading: Hebrews ch 1 vv 1- 9

Prayer of Intercession

CH4 724: Christ’s is the world in which we move;

Sermon

Offering

Prayer of Dedication

CH4 512: To God be the glory, great things he has done!

Benediction: Philippians ch 2 verses 10 and 11

CH4 786: May the God of peace go with us

Welcome and Collection Duty

Ian McLauchlan , Thelma Buisson, Ron Thomas,
Emily Jane Wears, Anne Walter.

INTIMATIONS

Worship next week: Sunday, 30th June , 2019: 11.00am morning worship with locum David Matheson.

Tea and coffee fellowship: All are invited to join us after the  service today. Helpers are required for the tea rota. If you can help, please add your name to the list on the notice board in the Simmons Hall or contact M. Wallace (07764 573423).

Skills List: A ‘skills list’ is up in the Simmons Hall. If you can help with a job, e.g. cleaning at the manse, please add your name.

Flower Ministry:  The flower rota has vacancies. Contact A. Dunbar to help or donate flowers. Decoration of the church and flower distribution is a big part of our outreach, e.g.- bringing contact and a bouquet to the unwell or housebound.

Food Boxes: We collect/donate foodstuffs etc. to a local food bank. Boxes in the  Simmons Hall will be forwarded regularly.

Converted Sweety Jars: labelled jars are placed in the church entrance vestibule and Simmons hall inviting donations of small change for support of local needy causes and charities.

Next Congregational Consultation Time: 10.00am until 12.00 noon on Saturday, 29th June. This will be an opportunity for the congregation to have an input into the Church’s Parish Profile. Information collected at this meeting will be passed to the team who will draft our initial Parish Profile. The Parish Profile, once finalised and approved by the whole congregation will form the basis of our advertising to call a minister.

CHURCH DIARY FOR JUNE/JULY 2019.
Sunday, 30th June: 11.00am morning service, with Leader, David Matheson.

Sunday, 7th July: 11.00am morning service, with Leader, David Matheson.

Sunday, 14th July: 11.00am morning service, with Leader, David Matheson.

Sunday, 21st July: 11.00am morning service, with Leader, David Matheson.

Sunday, 28th July: 11.00am morning service, with Leader, John Ronnie.


FORTHCOMING EVENTS:

Thursday, 5th September: 7.30pm Kirk Session meets in the Centenary Hall.

Friday, 4th October: Max West’s Got Talent 2019; Organised by the CHYPS Group.

GENERAL INFORMATION

Locum: David B Matheson
Telephone: 01387 252042
e:- davidb.matheson44@btinternet.com

Pastoral Care: Rev. Sally Russell, Interim Moderator.
Telephone: 01556 503645
e:- srussell@churchofscotland.org.uk

Intimations to Bob Wilson. e: wilson24rb@tiscali.co.uk
Mob:- 07710 375713

Visit our website: – www.maxwelltownwest.org.uk

Registered Scottish Charity No: SC015925 CCLI No: 1194718

16th June 2019

Thought before worship
“Go therefore and make disciples of all the nations, baptising them in the name of the Father, the Son and the Holy Spirit…”    Matthew Ch 28 v 19

Introit,  JP 44: Praise Group sing Father we adore thee

Welcome and Psalm 8

SoGP 55: Jesus is Lord! Creation’s voice proclaims it,

Prayer and Lord’s Prayer

Set the scene: Show You tube: Zacchaeus

( Luke ch 19 vv 1 – 10 )

JP 300: Zacchaeus was a wee little man

Zacchaeus: Jesus transforms us

SoGP 33: God forgave my sin

Presentation to our “STARS”

Trinity Reflection: We three Kings of Theology are

CH4 692: Jesus puts this song into our hearts (Praise Group)

Offering

Prayer of Dedication

CH4 110: Glory be to God the Father

Benediction: Luke ch 18 verses 16 and 17

CH4 804: You shall go out with joy ( x3 )

Welcome and Collection Duty
Kathleen McMillan , Edith Beeton, Tom Bryden
Mary Wallace, Eileen Riddick.

INTIMATIONS

Worship next week: Sunday,23rd June , 2019: 11.00am morning worship with locum David Matheson.

Tea and coffee fellowship: All are invited to join us after the  service today. Helpers are required for the tea rota. If you can help, please add your name to the list on the notice board in the Simmons Hall, or contact M. Wallace (07764 573423).

Skills List: A ‘skills list’ is up in the Simmons Hall. If you can help with a job, e.g. cleaning at the manse, please add your name.

Flower Ministry:  The flower rota has vacancies. Contact A. Dunbar to help or donate flowers. Decoration of the church and flower distribution is a big part of our outreach, e.g.- bringing contact and a bouquet to the unwell or housebound.

Food Boxes: We collect/donate foodstuffs etc. to a local food bank. Boxes in the  Simmons Hall will be forwarded regularly.

Converted Sweety Jars: labelled jars are placed in the church entrance vestibule and Simmons hall inviting donations of small change for support of local needy causes and charities.

Next Congregational Consultation Time: 10.00am until 12.00 noon on Saturday, 29th June. This will be an opportunity for the congregation to have an input into the Church’s Parish Profile. Information collected at this meeting will be passed to the team who will draft our initial Parish Profile. The Parish Profile, once finalised and approved by the whole congregation will form the basis of our advertising to call a minister.

CHURCH DIARY FOR JUNE/JULY 2019.

Sunday, 30th June: 11.00am morning service, with Leader, David Matheson.

Sunday, 7th July: 11.00am morning service, with Leader, David Matheson.

Sunday, 14th July: 11.00am morning service, with Leader, David Matheson.

Sunday, 21st July: 11.00am morning service, with Leader, David Matheson.

Sunday, 28th July: 11.00am morning service, with Leader, David Matheson.

FORTHCOMING EVENTS:

Saturday, 22nd June: 7.00pm Hungarian Choir Concert at Max. West Church. Helpers required for catering; please speak to A. Dunbar, tel: 251455 or e-mail: parkdale8445@gmail.com

Thursday, 5th September: 7.30pm Kirk Session meets in the Centenary Hall.

Friday, 4th October: Max West’s Got Talent 2019; Organised by the CHYPS Group.

GENERAL INFORMATION

Locum: David B Matheson
Telephone: 01387 252042
e:- davidb.matheson44@btinternet.com

Pastoral Care: Rev. Sally Russell, Interim Moderator.
Telephone: 01556 503645
e:- srussell@churchofscotland.org.uk

Intimations to Bob Wilson. e: wilson24rb@tiscali.co.uk
Mob:- 07710 375713

Visit our website: – www.maxwelltownwest.org.uk

Registered Scottish Charity No: SC015925 CCLI No: 1194718