The Craft Group at Abronhill Parish Church, along with the Fundraising committee and the hospitality team are holding a Craft Lunch in the church halls from 11.30 until 2.30 on Saturday 2 November. Craft items will be on sale including Christmas cards and small gifts, and light lunches will be available. Please put the date in your diary now – we’ll post more information nearer the time.
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The Banner group has produced a beautiful banner depicting all the groups within our church under the heading of Bind Us Together. This lovely work is now proudly displayed in the church for all to see and appreciate.
- Other news:
- Sunday 16th June was the Sunday School’s Prize-giving. The service was a joyful one with the children entertaining us with action songs and encouraging us all to join in a lively rendition of Alleluia Praise the Lord. All the men were given a chocolate and book mark to celebrate Father’s Day. Thank you Sunday School and teachers.
- The Guild, the Boys’ and Girls’ Brigades have all had another busy and interesting year and are now taking a break for the summer.
- Tickets are now available for the Ladies Lunch and Fashion Show at the Westerwood Hotel on Saturday 21st September. All proceeds will go to our Sanctuary Refurbishment Project. The fund is now growing due to the many fund-raising events and some recent substantial grants for which we are extremely grateful.
A Lunch and Fashion Show is to be held at the Westerwood Hotel on Saturday 6th October in aid of our Sanctuary Refurbishment Project.
We are pleased to note an increase in the youth organisations and we look forward to the service on Sunday 7th October which the young people are organising and presenting. The Guild Dedication will also take place on that day.
The Quinquennial Visit by representatives of Falkirk Presbytery will take place on Monday 8th October. They first meet with the Minister, then the Congregational Board and then with the Kirk Session. Our Session Clerk advises that, in general, the purpose of the visit is to see how we are getting on; what we have done over the past five years; what our plans are for the future and to be sure that we are in ‘good health’.
This month the Guild will be looking at the start of a Three Year Theme which is based on their motto Whose we are and Whom we serve. At their meeting on 10th October they will be concentrating on ‘A faith to proclaim’.
On Sunday 14 October the service is expected to be conducted by the Presbytery Visitation Team.
Harvest Sunday is on 21st October. Donated dried/tinned goods and a retiral offering will go the Glasgow City Mission.
Kildrum’s Lunch Club (full name Cumbernauld Community Lunch Club) has restarted for its new session. This is a group where over 55’s can meet in the hall of Kildrum Parish Church on Tuesdays and Thursdays for their lunch, which is served at 12.30pm, although they meet up usually about 12pm for a chat and such before the meal. It costs £3.30. If you are over 55 and live in Cumbernauld you are welcome to come along. If you are interested please contact Betty Whitelaw as the number of lunches has to be ordered in advance.
The people at Cumbernauld Old are delighted to report that the Lunch & Fashion Show in the Westerwood Hotel on the afternoon of Sunday 22nd April was an even bigger success than last year, raising a quite astonishing £4780 on the day for Project ROCK. Our grateful thanks go to Evelyn Murray, Irene Whyte and FROX of Falkirk, plus everyone else who worked so hard behind the scenes and, of course, to everyone who attended the show and helped us raise so much for Project ROCK. Words almost fail us… THANK YOU!
Tickets are now on sale for a fundraising Lunch & Fashion Show in aid of Cumbernauld Old’s Project ROCK. The Show will be held on Sunday 22nd April at the Westerwood Hotel, Cumbernauld at 1.00pm for 1.30pm. The price for a two course meal, glass of wine or soft drink, tea or coffee is £25 per person. Tickets are available from either Evelyn Murray (01236 728861) or Irene Whyte (01236 612099).