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Sunday 15 January 2012

ORDER OF SERVICE
Please stand (if you are able) as the bible is brought into the Church
CALL TO WORSHIP
HYMN 448 Lord, the light of your love is shining
PRAYER AND LORD’S PRAYER (see below)
TALK TO YOUNG PEOPLE
HYMN 144 I love the sun
(young people leave after this hymn)
SCRIPTURE Psalm 139: 1 – 18 (Margo King)
ANTHEM Prayer of St Richard of Chichester (LJ White)
SCRIPTURE John 1: 43 – 51 (Margo King)
HYMN 96 You are before me, God you are behind (t. 336)
SERMON
HYMN 556 I need thee every hour
OUR MORNING PRAYERS
OFFERING & DEDICATION
- The garden of prayer (Edward Broughton)
HYMN 533 Will you come and follow me?
BENEDICTION & SUNG AMEN (3-fold, Hymn 819)
RECESSIONAL
- Herr Christ Der eining Gottes Sohn (Bach; BWV Anh.55)

The Lord’s Prayer
Our Father in heaven, hallowed be your name; Your kingdom come, your will be done; on earth as in heaven. Give us today our daily bread. Forgive us our sins as we forgive those who sin against us. Save us from the time of trial and deliver us from evil. For the kingdom, the power and the glory are yours now and forever. Amen

A WARM WELCOME TO OUR WORSHIP TODAY – if you are a visitor please sign our visitor‟s book in the vestibule. Our church has something for all ages and activities go on throughout the week.

Please join us in the Large Hall after the morning service where tea & coffee is available, served by the Gift Aid Team.

Large print copies of the order of service are available from the duty team.

OUR COMMISION FOR 2012 – Go forth from our Church, seek out Christ wherever he may be found, and share the good news with all who bear him no ill will. Bring light to those in thick darkness, a voice to those no one speaks for, and hope to those no one cares for. May God make you a sharer in the promised light, may Christ Jesus fill you with his sense of what is right and may the Holy Spirit be to you like rain that gives life to the fertile earth. We pray for peace and love, to serve the Lord.

WORSHIP ON THE WEB – our morning services are available on line at www.williamwoodparishchurch.org.uk at “Worship on demand”.

WILLIAMWOOD SINGERS – resumes on today (Sunday 15th January) at 6pm in the Session House.

SESSION MEETING – the Session will meet next at 7:30pm on Wednesday 18th January in the Session House.

CHRISTIAN UNITY – the annual exchange of pulpits takes place next week (Sunday 22nd January) when we welcome Rev Tom Nelson of Netherlee Parish Church to conduct worship at Williamwood.

BB PARENTS’ ASSOCIATION – Massive thanks to all who helped with our recent fund-raiser. Whether you bought a ticket, sold a ticket or donated to the hamper, thank-you! We raised just over £830.

The BB also have a ‘limited edition’ 2012 Tea Towel for sale which has been specially made to mark our 75th anniversary year. These are available today from Mark Gordon, for the fantastic price of £3.50, in the Large Hall.

THE GUILD – Could anyone from the Guild attend the World Day of Prayer meeting in St Joseph’s Church hall, this Tuesday 17th January at 7.30pm? If this is possible could they please contact Moira Yeoman.

CHURCH FLOWERS – The rota for the delivery of flowers for the months of January and February is now available in the vestibule.

FAIR TRADE STALL –Sunday 5th February after morning worship.

WILLIAMWOOD CHURCH FAMILY CEILIDH in Clarkston Tennis and Bowling Club, Eastwoodmains Road at 7.30pm on Saturday 25 February. As usual a great night is promised for all the family. Tickets on sale from next week (after Church in large hall or see Events Committee). Hope to see you there. (Please note attendance numbers need to be monitored due to hall restrictions so pre-purchased ticket will be required). Any donations for lucky ticket draw on the night gratefully received by any member of the Events Committee; Carole Lyons, Betty Patrick, Jean Nimmo, Lillian Broadly, Norrie Dallas, Mary Montgomery, Maisie McFarlane).

LOCAL COMMUNITY CHOIR – if you are interested in being part of a local community choir please let Alan Mathew know. This is just a project in its infancy and more details will become known as time progresses.

CHURCH NOTICE BOARDS – are for the use of our organisations & regular users of the premises. All other literature should be given to the Session Clerk/Minister. Do not place notices on glass doors or windows.

NEXT WEEK – Sunday 22nd January
BIBLE READER – Carole Ferguson
TEA/COFFEE – Doors Open team

DATES FOR YOUR DIARY
Sunday 22nd January Pulpit Swap for Week of Christian Unity
Sunday 19th February Guide Thinking Day & Souper Sunday
Saturday 25 February Church Family Ceilidh (see notes)

Sunday 8 January 2012

11 o’clock
ORDER OF SERVICE
Preludes
- Meditations after Christmas (James Mansfield)
- Pastorale (Frederic Archer arr. Land Smith)
Please stand (if you are able) as the bible is brought into the Church
CALL TO WORSHIP
HYMN (Sheet) We three Kings of orient are
PRAYER AND LORD’S PRAYER (see below)
Time with the young people
HYMN 312 Away in a manger
(young people leave after this hymn)
SCRIPTURE Ephesians 3: 1-12 (Margaret Robertson)
ANTHEM Brightest and best (Malcolm Archer)
SCRIPTURE Matthew 2: 1-12 (Margaret Robertson)
HYMN 317 Before the world began
SERMON
HYMN 301 Hark the herald angels sing
OUR MORNING PRAYERS
OFFERING & DEDICATION
- Fantasia on Forest Green (Lani Smith)
HYMN (Sheet) As in the East a light told magi of a King (t. 449)
BENEDICTION & SUNG AMEN (3-fold, Hymn 819)
RECESSIONAL
- Darwalls 148 (A Mason)

3 o’clock Informal Communion
Call to worship
Hymn 465 Be thou my vision
Prayer with sung Kyrie
Scripture reading
Meditation
Hymn 523 Lord you have come to the seashore
Communion with sung Agnus Dei
Prayer
Hymn 758 May the God Of Peace
Dismissal and the Grace

A WARM WELCOME TO OUR WORSHIP TODAY – if you are a visitor please sign our visitor’s book in the vestibule. Our church has something for all ages and activities go on throughout the week.

Please join us in the Large Hall after the morning service where tea & coffee is available, served by the Kwenderana Group.

Large print copies of the order of service are available from the duty team should you need one.

OUR COMMISION FOR 2012 – Go forth from our Church, seek out Christ wherever he may be found, and share the good news with all who bear him no ill will. Bring light to those in thick darkness, a voice to those no one speaks for, and hope to those no one cares for. May God make you a sharer in the promised light, may Christ Jesus fill you with his sense of what is right and may the Holy Spirit be to you like rain that gives life to the fertile earth. We pray for peace and love, to serve the Lord.

INFORMAL COMMUNION – takes place today (Sunday 8th) at 3 o’clock in the Choir Area – all welcome.

IT IS WITH SADNESS that we announce the death of one of our Choir Members & Elders, Mrs Alison Jamieson. Alison’s funeral will take place on Monday 9th January at 11am in Linn Crematorium. Please remember Alison’s family and friends in your prayers.

WORSHIP ON THE WEB – our morning services are available on line at http://www.williamwoodparishchurch.org.uk at “Worship on demand”.

DOORS OPEN – resumes on Monday 9th January. Please come along and enjoy the quietness of our church & Iona Chapel, and have a cuppa.

BOYS BRIGADE – BB Bible Class resumes Sunday 8th and the Junior Section resumes on Monday 9th with the Anchor Boys starting back on Friday 13th.

GUILD – Next meeting is on Tuesday 10th January at 7:30pm with guest speaker David Yeoman, on our Guild Theme “Thanking God for His creation”. There will be a sales table. All welcome.

ROSEBUDS – resumes Thursday 12th January at 6:30pm.

WILLIAMWOOD SINGERS – resumes on Sunday 15th January

SESSION MEETING – the Session will meet next at 7:30pm on Wednesday 18th January in the Session House.

CHRISTIAN UNITY – the annual exchange of pulpits takes place on Sunday 22nd January when we welcome Rev Tom Nelson of Netherlee Parish Church to conduct worship at Williamwood.

LOCAL COMMUNITY CHOIR – if you are interested in being part of a local community choir please let Alan Mathew know. This is just a project in its infancy and more details will become known as time progresses.

CHURCH NOTICE BOARDS – are for the use of our organisations & regular users of the premises. All other literature should be given to the Session Clerk/Minister. Do not place notices on glass doors or windows.

NEXT WEEK – Sunday 15th January
BIBLE READER – Margo King
TEA/COFFEE – Gift Aid Team

DATES FOR YOUR DIARY
Sunday 22nd January Pulpit Swap for Week of Christian Unity
Sunday 19th February Guide Thinking Day & Souper Sunday

WEELKLY ORDER OF SERVICE
Intimations for inclusion in the Order of Service should be sent to Alan Mathew by 12 noon on Thursdays at the latest williamwood.organist@gmail.com or 07852 908166.

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Sunday 4th December 2011

Sunday 4th December 2011 at 11 o’clock
2nd in Advent & Christmas Gift Service

Please stand (if you are able) as the bible is brought into the Church
CALL TO WORSHIP
HYMN 273 O come, O come, Emmanuel (Christmas gifts received during hymn)
LIGHTING THE ADVENT CANDLES BY THE CONNELL FAMILY
SUNG TOGETHER Like a candle flame, Flickering small in our darkness, Uncreated light Shines through infant eyes God is with us, alleluia! Come to save us, alleluia! Alleluia!
PRAYER & LORD’S PRAYER (see below)
TALK TO THE YOUNG PEOPLE
HYMN 314 Child in the Manger (Young people leave after this hymn)
READING: 2 Peter 3: 8-15a
ANTHEM “The Advent Gift”
READING: Mark 1: 1-8
HYMN 334 On Jordan’s bank the Baptist’s cry
SERMON
HYMN (sheet) Gather your people (Slane)
OUR MORNING PRAYERS
OFFERING “Peace to you”
PRESENTATION & DEDICATION OF OFFERING
HYMN 286 Tell out, my soul, the greatness of the Lord!
BENEDICTION & SUNG AMEN (HYMN 825 – sung twice)

Our Reader today is Garry McDonald

A WARM WELCOME TO EVERYONE – our church has something for all ages and activities go on throughout the week. Large print copies of the order of service are available. If you’re a visitor, please sign our Visitors Book in the Vestibule. Please join us in the hall afterwards for tea/coffee served in aid of the BIBLE SOCIETY.

PRAYER – Come, Advent God, and complete the special work of love which you began in Jesus of Nazareth. Many are cast down with spiritual needs, thirsting for the peace of your forgiveness and the warmth of your healing love. Come to them with the grace they desperately need. At evening or midnight, morning or midday, Come, Lord Jesus. AMEN.

GIFT SUNDAY – we again donate to Church House selection boxes & toiletries suitable for young girls. Your continued support for this is much appreciated.

KIRK SESSION – the Kirk Session will meet briefly on Sunday 11 December after the Service of Lessons and Carols.

WHAT’S ON DURING DECEMBER

WILLIAMWOOD SINGERS – Thursday 8th December at 7:30pm – please join us in our “Songs of Joy” a celebration of Christmas. Invitations available from the events team, Norah & the Singers. A suggested donation of £4 is welcome.

LESSONS & CAROLS – Sunday 11 December at 11:00am – our choir tell the Christmas story through music with bible readings by members of the congregation

MAKE WAY FOR CHRISTMAS – Sunday 11 December at 7:00pm – singers from our Church present an upbeat, modern and relevant version of the Christmas Story – everyone is welcome – contemporary music and hymns to suit all ages.

NATIVITY SERVICE – Sunday 18 December at 11:00am – the Sunday School take the service with their Nativity Play –come along and see our children at their best!

CAROLS BY CANDLELIGHT – Sunday 18 December at 4:00pm – A Family Service of favourite Carols by Candlelight (or torch).

CHRISTMAS EVE SERVICES
6:30pm – Carols round the Crib – children visit the crib and help the minister tell the story of Jesus’ birth
11:15pm – Carol Singing
11:30pm – The Watch night Service

CHRISTMAS DAY – an informal service at 10:00am

EASTWOODHILL SERVICE – takes place today at 2:30pm. If you can, please come along and support our Christmas visit.

LIFE & WORK and INSPIRE – are available for collection in the usual places for distributors and those who collect their own magazines.

FAIRTRADE – the 1st Sunday stall will be in the hall after this service. Please browse the goods on sale.

WORSHIP ON THE WEB – our morning services can now be heard online at http://www.williamwoodparishchurch.org.uk and click on “Worship on demand” – please pass this onto anyone who cannot join us in person on Sundays.

TEA & COFFEE ROTA – organisations please note the new rota for 2012 is now available in the Kitchen – please chose some dates to serve tea after church.

CHURCH NOTICE BOARDS – are for the use of our Organisations & regular users of the premises. All other literature should be given to the Session Clerk/Minister. Do not place notices on glass doors or windows.

DOORS OPEN – Looking for Peace? Looking for a quiet space, time to pray, or a friendly chat over a cuppa? Our Church and Iona Chapel are open for visitors each weekday morning from 10 o’clock until 11:45am.

For Baptisms (whatever your age), Weddings, joining the Church and for anyone who needs a visit please contact the manse. NB: Mr Reid’s day off is Monday.

TEA DUTY – Next Sunday, 11th December, the tea and coffee will be served by the members of the Guild

THANK YOU – we all express a big thank you to Anne & Murdoch Hodge and Ross McGhee for their hard work in getting the Church ready for Christmas, in putting up the splendid Christmas tree and other festive decorations!

The Lord’s Prayer
Our Father in heaven, hallowed be your name; Your kingdom come, your will be done; on earth as in heaven. Give us today our daily bread. Forgive us our sins as we forgive those who sin against us. Save us from the time of trial and deliver us from evil. For the kingdom, the power and the glory are yours now and forever. Amen

Williamwood Parish Church: Minister: Rev Iain MA Reid, B.D.
E-mail: reviain.reid@ntlworld.com

WIDER & COMMUNITY NOTICES
SING CAROLS FOR BLYTHSWOOD! at Braehead on Wednesday 7th December, from 6.30-8pm, and raise funds for the Shoebox Appeal. Collectors are also welcome! We will supply collecting cans and carol sheets if required. To take part please register with Margaret Tooth, Area Fundraising Manager, Blythswood Care, 35-37 Montrose Ave, Glasgow G52 4LA. Tel 07970 863 533 or http://www.blythswood.org

THE EASTWOOD PARK THEATRE – Please see our notice boards for details of two films being screened in November and December.

KATIE & FRIENDS has been set to help Katie (a little girl from Carolside) who has an inoperable tumour. We hope you would help by buying wristbands at £2 each or 2 for £3. Available in the vestibule.
CONCERT AT STAMPERLAND – Wed, 7 December, 7.30 pm – Christmas Concert with Nicola Cassells. Tickets £8/£5 for concessions, with shortbread & mulled wine.

Sunday 18th September 2011

The 14th after Pentecost & Battle of Britain Sunday
Please stand (if you are able) as the bible is brought into the Church

DRAFT ORDER FOR WORSHIP
CALL TO WORSHIP
HYMN 84 Now Israel may say, and that truly
Prayer & Lord’s Prayer (See below)
Time with the Children
HYMN (SHEET) Be Bold! Be Strong! (Children leave after this hymn)
BIBLE READING Philippians 1: 12-26
ANTHEM My voice shalt thou hear in the morning O Lord (John Goss)
BIBLE READING Matthew 20: 1-16
HYMN 643 For me to live is Christ
THE SERMON
HYMN 623 Here in this place – gather us in
OUR MORNING PRAYERS
OFFERING & DEDICATION
HYMN 374 From Heaven you came
BENEDICTION & SUNG AMEN
CH4 825 sung twice

Recessional: The Dambusters March – Eric Coates arranged A.W. Mathew

Our Reader today is Margo King

The Lord’s Prayer
Our Father in heaven, hallowed be your name; Your kingdom come, your will be done; on earth as in heaven.
Give us today our daily bread. Forgive us our sins as we forgive those who sin against us. Save us from the time of trial and deliver us from evil. For the kingdom, the power and the glory are yours now and forever. Amen

A WARM WELCOME TO EVERYONE to our service this morning. Our church has something for all ages and activities go on throughout the week. Large print copies of the order of service are available from the door stewards. If you’re a visitor, please sign our Visitors Book in the Vestibule – we’d love to get to know you! Please join us in the large hall afterwards for tea, coffee and conversation, served for the RAF Benevolent Fund.

A PRAYER BEFORE WORSHIP – Almighty God, You created the heavens and the earth, And made us in Your image. Teach us to discern Your hand In all Your works And to serve You With reverence and thanksgiving; Through Jesus Christ our Lord.

WILLIAMWOOD MUSIC – do you play an instrument, do you like to sing? Do you have ideas on how a “Music Group” can add to our worship? If you have any CDs, music or ideas of your favourite worship songs we want to hear them. Please stay behind if you are able.

LATE SUMMER MUSIC – raising funds for St. Andrew’s Hospice today at 7:30pm in St. Thomas’ Church Riddrie. Ceciliana Chamber Choir and Orchestra. Special Guest Michelle McManus. Featuring the Requiem in D Minor, Mozart; and Choral Suite from Mass for Peace, Karl Jenkins.

MUSIC MAKERS – We meet in the Church for half an hour on Sunday 24th September for boys & girls in P1-P7, from 12:15-12:45.

ORGAN ANNIVERSARY – two more dates for your diary ― Saturday 1st October at 3pm with Alan Mathew playing for an Organ Recital & Sunday 2nd October at 7pm for a Songs of Praise Service

CHRISTIAN AID – Sponsored Swim – Saturday 1 October at Eastwood Baths with Sponsor forms and more information from Ross McGhee (638-4883) or Anne Clark (644-4476). Swimmers can complete up to 20 lengths of the pool anytime between 5:30pm and 7:30pm.

BACK TO CHURCH SUNDAY – a national initiative that Williamwood are taking part in on Sunday 2 October. We have the possibility to “double” our congregation that day. Quite simply invite one person to Church, bring them along and make them feel welcome. You could invite your neighbour, a friend, or someone who’s not been to church for a while.

HARVEST THANKSGIVING – Members of the congregation wishing to donate harvest goods for the benefit of the needy of Glasgow are invited to bring them along to the CHURCH on Saturday 8 October between 10.30am -12pm where they will be gratefully received. Items which will be useful are: CANNED – Soup, Meat, Fish, Veg, Puddings, Fruit, Custards, Pastas; DRIED – Breakfast cereal, soup, biscuits, Fruit, Rice, Sugar, Pastas, Oats; DRINKS – Tea, Coffee, Fruit juice; OTHERS – Preservatives, Toiletries. NO OUT OF DATE OR HOMEMADE GOODS PLEASE. The centres we are supporting this year are Kirkhaven, Talbot Association and the Wayside Centre. Thank you for your continued support, Helen McKenzie

THOMAS CHALMERS LECTURE – Sunday 23 October at 3pm in the “Tron Theatre Complex”, Argyle Street. Email davidcjackson22@hotmail.com if you intend to attend this event as spaces are limited. More details on notice boards.

THE GLASGOW PASSION will take place on 6 October in George Square. Find out more (and register for tickets quickly) at http://www.glasgowpassion.co.uk. Contact Iain or Trish if you’d like to go – transport may be arranged.

CLARKSTON DISASTER – Clarkston Churches Together will hold a service in October at Greenbank Church to commemorate the 40th anniversary. An act of remembrance will also take place on Friday 21 October at Clarkston Toll. If anyone wants to share memories or to have an input in the services please contact Mr Reid.

CHRISTMAS SHOPPING – Ladies (and gents), don’t rush to do all your Christmas Shopping too early!!! Events and Young Woman’s Group are holding a Shopping evening in the church halls on Tuesday 8th November. There will be a great variety of stalls (20 confirmed to date) as well as refreshments and a wee bit pampering. If anyone would like a table for selling their wares on the evening or have a contact who would like a table please see Carole Lyons

CHURCH GARDEN – For the next couple of months we will “cut back” and meet on the 2nd & 4th Tuesdays to tend to the Church Gardens – Thanks, Jimmy Craig.


on Sunday 2nd October – invite someone to come along

DOORS OPEN – Looking for Peace? Looking for a quiet space, time to pray, or a friendly chat over a cuppa? Our Church and Iona Chapel are open for visitors each weekday morning from 10 o’clock until 11:45am.
For Baptisms (whatever your age), Weddings, joining the Church and for anyone who needs a visit please contact the manse (571 7949). Mr Reid’s day off is Monday.

NEXT SUNDAY Tea served by the Printing Group
Bible Reader – Tony Drysdale

DATES FOR YOUR DIARY
Saturday 1st October 3pm – Anniversary Organ recital here at Williamwood given by Alan Mathew
Sunday 2nd October Back To Church Sunday 11am – Special “Back to Church” Morning Service; 7pm – Organ Anniversary Songs of Praise Service
Tuesday 4th October 7:30pm – Guild Resumes with Communion and a Songs of Praise – all welcome
Sunday 9th October 11am – Harvest Service
Saturday 5th November Sunday School Coffee Morning
Tuesday 8th November Christmas Shopping Night (see intimations)
Sat. 19th November Williamwood’s Got Talent – see Carole Lyons if you can help out or wish to participate
Saturday 3rd December Christmas Fair

Sunday 26 June 2011

ORDER OF SERVICE
Please stand (if you are able) as the bible is brought into the Church
SUNG CALL Lord I lift your Name on high (x3) (CH4 558)
HYMN 198 Let us build a house – All are welcome!
PRAYER & LORD’S PRAYER (see below)
HOLIDAY KLUB TIME
HYMN (sheet) Blessed be the Name of the Lord
(Children and Young Folks leave after this hymn)
SCRIPTURE Isaiah 52: 7 – 10 (Kirsty McNeill)
SUMMER CHOIR
SCRIPTURE Mathew 10: 40 – 42 (Kirsty McNeill)
HYMN 14 The Lord’s my shepherd, I’ll not want
SERMON
HYMN 532 Lord, you have come to the seashore
OUR PRAYERS
OFFERING & DEDICATION (Voluntary – How beautiful are the feed; Handel)
HYMN 519 Love divine, all loves excelling
BENEDICTION & THREE FOLD AMEN
ORGAN RECESSIONAL: Chorale Prelude Wir glauben all einen Gott; JS Bach; BWV 1098
(We believe in One True God)

Sunday 22 May 2011

PRELUDES (by T Mee Pattison)
Voluntary in D for flutes
Voluntary in D (Oboe solo)

INTROIT How sweet the Name of Jesus sounds (no. 461, vs 1, 3, 4)
CALL TO WORSHIP
HYMN 200 Christ is made the sure foundation  (Westminster Abbey)
PRAYER AND LORD’S PRAYER
SCRIPTURE Acts 7: 55 – 60 (Kathleen Craig)
ANTHEM Angel voices, ever singing (arr. Tambling)
SCRIPTURE 1 Peter 2: 1 – 10 (Kathleen Craig)
HYMN 36 God is our refuge and our strength (Stroudwater)
SERMON
HYMN 532 Lord, you have come to the sea shore
OUR PRAYERS
‘GIVING THANKS FOR CHRISTIAN AID WEEK’
OFFERING AND DEDICATION (Invocation, sung by the Choir)
HYMN 511 Your hand, O God, has guided (Thornbury)
BENEDICTION & THREE-FOLD AMEN

RECESSIONAL
March in G (Caleb Simper)