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Sunday 5 February 2012

Please stand (if you are able) as the bible is brought into the Church. In preparation for the singing of each hymn, please stand as soon as the organist begins playing the introduction, but please remain seated during the hymns if you find it difficult or uncomfortable to stand.

WELCOME AND CALL TO WORSHIP
HYMN 103 Fill your hearts with joy and gladness (tune 110)
PRAYER AND LORD’S PRAYER (see below)
TALK TO YOUNG PEOPLE
HYMN 351 Jesus hands were kind hands (young people leave afterwards)
SCRIPTURE Isaiah 40:21-31 (Ross Johnstone)
ANTHEM He shall feed His flock (G.F. Handel)
SCRIPTURE Mark 1:29-39 (Ross Johnstone)
HYMN 485 Dear Lord and Father of mankind (men v2, ladies v5)
SERMON
HYMN (sheet) The Lord’s my shepherd (I will trust) (Townend)
OUR MORNING PRAYERS
OFFERING Offertory Anthem: O Let the Son of God enfold you
HYMN 510 Jesus calls us here to meet him (vs 1-3) (Blaenwern)
BENEDICTION
CELTIC ALLELUIA & AMEN (HYMN 822)

The Lords 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 CHURCH TODAY! If you’re 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 service where tea/coffee is available, served by the Sunday School. Large print orders of service are available from the duty team.

WE’RE WELCOMING NEW MEMBERS – a New Year & a New Start! In February/March a small group of people will be joining us as full members of Williamwood Church. They will be meeting with the minister at the manse for a few hours in preparation for this commitment to Jesus & his church. Please remember them in your prayers. If there is anyone else, of any age, who would also like to join the group or find out more, please contact Mr Reid on 571 7949 & he will be happy to answer any questions.

WORSHIP ON THE WEB: visit http://www.williamwoodmusic.com/on-demand/
THE BOYS BRIGADE has a ‘limited edition’ 2012 Tea Towel for sale – specially made to mark our 75th anniversary and are available from Mark Gordon, priced £3.50, in the Hall.

TODAY: Fair-trade stall (in hall) and Music Makers (Church) after the service.

NEXT WEEK:
Tea and Coffee served by Events Team, Bible Reader is Doreen Lynas.
Music Group meets at 12:30pm until just after 1pm in Church.
All welcome to Informal Communion at 3pm in the Church.

INSPIRE: please pass articles for the Spring issue to Moira or Louise by next week at the very latest.

LIFE & WORK: February’s issue is now available to collect.

GUILD MEETING: Tuesday 7th.February at 7.30pm. The speaker is the Rev. Russell McLarty on The Place for Hope Project. Sales table also. All welcome.

CONGREGATIONAL BOARD: meeting on Wednesday 8th February at 7:30pm in the Session House.

KWENDERANA PARTNERSHIP GROUP are holding a Craft Table Top Sale in Busby Church on Sat 11 Feb. (10am-12 noon). £10 can hire a small table(s) and there will be a tea room, baking stall & unwanted gifts stall. Stall donations are gratefully received. Entry is £2 (£1 kids) incl. Tea/coffee & home baking.

GUILD PRESBYTERIAL COUNCIL: Bring & Buy Sale and Coffee Morning Sat 11th Feb. (10-12noon) at Langside Parish Church. Tickets are available from Marion Baldock.

SUNDAY 19TH FEBRUARY: Guide Thinking Day & Souper Sunday

COMMUNION: Sunday 11th March, with services at 11am and 3pm.

CHURCH QUIZ: Sunday 11th March at 7:30pm – please pass details of your organisation’s team(s) to Mark Gordon ASAP.

BB COFFEE MORNING: Saturday 18th February 9:45-11:30am, tickets £2 (Kids 50p) at the door. Rolls & Sausage on sale; plus home-baking, book/gift stall, Chocolate tombola and sweetie box competition – donations all welcome – hand them into Church on Friday 17th, the evening before, or first thing on Saturday 18th. Anyone who can help, speak to Helen or Mark or any member of the BB Parents committee, or come along on the morning itself. (Helen McKenzie 577 6872)

KICK OFF WILIAMWOOD’S 75TH ANNIVERSARY AT THE FAMILY CEILIDH – Saturday 25 February at Clarkston Bowling & Tennis Club, Eastwoodmains Rd (7.30pm till late) – Tickets on sale after Church from the Events Committee (£6, £3 kids). NB: due to hall restrictions, entry is by pre purchased tickets only. Come along for dancing & fun. Any prizes for raffle on the night greatly appreciated & can be passed to Carole Lyons, Jean Nimmo, Betty Patrick, Lillian Broadly, Mary Montgomery, Norrie Dallas, Irene Heffron or Maisie McFarlane.

CHURCH DINNER: 11th May at the Holiday Inn, EK, approx £30 (no more). Please see Margaret Robertson, names only just now.

YWG: past members please get in touch with Jean Simms, with the view for a Celebration Reunion cheese and wine. Phone 638 6764

CHURCH NOTICE BOARDS are for the use of our organisations & regular users of the premises. Please, do not place notices on glass doors or windows.

PRAYER CIRCLE: Confidential – 17 people who will pray for a person or situation. Contact Lorna on 571 8821 or Anne 644 4776

Sunday 23 January

Morning Worship
Christian Unity Sunday
Rev. George Mackay, B.D., Cert Min

ORDER OF SERVICE

Please stand (if you are able) as the bible is brought into the Church

Sung Call – Clap your hands all you nations (the Choir)
Praise CH4 543 – Longing for light, we wait in darkness
Prayer and Lord’s Prayer
Talk to the young people
Children’s prayer
Praise CH4 532 – Lord, you have come to the seashore
(young folk leave after this hymn)
1st Reading – 1st Corinthians 1: 10-18 (Tony Drysdale)
Anthem – Everyday God (words/music Bernadette Farrell)
2nd Reading – Matthew 4: 12-23 (Tony Drysdale)
Praise CH4 510 – Jesus calls us here to meet him (omit verse 4)
Sermon
Praise CH4 542 – Lord, speak to me, that I may speak (t. Warrington)
Prayers for others
Offering and Dedication
Praise CH4 511 – Your hand, O God, has guided (t. Thornbury)
Benediction & Three-fold Amen