Ayr: St Columba Church

1 December 2019

AT THE DOORS TO WELCOME YOU TODAY: Team 8: Dorothy Bone, Linda Sharp, Shona Frew, Jim Brown, Jessie Davidson, Sheena Stewart, Peter T MacDonald, Fiona Boyd, Maureen Fullerton, Stuart Reid, Laraine Christian and John Ballantyne

Sunday 1 December 2019
SERVICES CONDUCTED BY THE MINISTER REVD. DR. SCOTT MCKENNA
9.30 am Family Worship Duty Team: 8
10.00 am St. Columba Kids
11.15am Morning Worship
THE MINISTRY OF FLOWERS: The flowers that adorn the Sanctuary today, have been given to the Glory of God by Mrs Wendy Campbell, Mrs Elizabeth Macleod and Mrs Jay Mair

Sunday 8 DECEMBER 2019
SERVICES CONDUCTED BY THE MINISTER REVD. DR. SCOTT McKENNA

9.30 am Family Worship: Duty Team: 9
10.00 am St. Columba Kids
11.15am Morning Worship
1.00pm Congregational Lunch – Kylestrome Hotel

20’s IN THE PEWS: This year’s recipient is Alzheimer’s (Scotland). The total collected during November was £74.34. Please remember your 20’s for this very worthwhile cause.
LIFE & WORK: Pre-ordered copies of the December edition are available for uplifting at the main door of the Church. There are extra copies available at both doors priced £2.80.
CONGREGATIONAL CHRISTMAS LUNCH: 8th December at the Kylestrome Hotel, 1.00pm for 1.30pm. Everyone who requested a place has been accommodated. Please check the Table plans in the Carrick Park Vestibule. Please put your cash in an envelope with your name, this will be collected on the day. Cheques should be made payable to “The Kylestrome”.
CHRISTINGLE SERVICE: Sunday 1st December at 4.00pm at Lochside Parish Church – all very welcome.
GUILD: The Guild members would like to thank the Congregation, family and friends who supported us at our Christmas Coffee Morning. We are delighted that we raised £1850 for our Projects and other charities; this could not have been achieved without your generosity.
MENS ASSOCIATION: a warm welcome is extended to tomorrow’s meeting. John Rattenbury is the speaker – “A wee dram history” is the subject!
FOOD BANK urgently required – 750ml diluting juice, tinned potatoes, tinned main meals (mince, stew), jam; small packets of tea bags, tinned puddings and UHT milk.
OASIS CAFÉ: Drop into the Struthers Room 10.30am – 12 for a cup of tea/coffee. The Team will be here every Thursday morning, with a warm welcome, cosy chat and friendly faces.
THE CAFÉ will close for Christmas on Thursday 12th December – reopens Thursday 9th January
NIGHT BEFORE CHRISTMAS: This is a local charity, serving those in our community for whom Christmas may not have all the sparkle of our own.. Boxes will be dedicated in Church today
DAYR TO SING: 2.30pm in Struthers Room every Thursday. Open to all with respiratory problems and their spouse/carer/ friend. Volunteers also warmly welcome!
DREGHORN MUSICAL SOCIETY: Christmas Concert – Wednesday 11th December – 7.30pm in Grand Hall, Kilmarnock. The bus list is available in the Carrick Park vestibule.