From the Pulpit 30 Sep ’18

Categories: Intimations

Ways & Means Committee are arranging for a Nearly New Clothing and Shoe sale on Saturday 6thOctober.  We are glad of your donations of any nearly new items, which can be brought into the church at any time.

Harvest Thanksgiving takes place on Sunday 7thOctober.  As in previous years we will be supporting the work of Loaves and Fishes through donations of tinned produce.  The table is already in place in the Hall of Fellowship to receive your donations.  Loaves and Fishes are also looking for donations of shirts and ties for the men whop dine at the Oasis Café in Renfield St. Stephen’s Church Glasgow. Being smartly dressed while dinning out helps to restore a sense of dignity and self-worth.

A Pilgrimage to Dryburgh Abbey with High Tea at Carfraemill Hotel is now confirmed for Tuesday 23rdOctober.  Cost is £15 per person, which is the cost of the High Tea all other costs are covered through existing funds.  If you wish to take part in the pilgrimage please enter your name on the list in the Hall of Fellowship by Sunday 30thSeptember after which we may not be able to guarantee a place on the bus.

The South Parish Church, from which Westwood was established, is hosting a 60thanniversary concert with music group Octave on Saturday 29thSeptember at 7.30pm.  If you wish to attend tickets at £10 can be purchased in advance. Posters around the church will give you more information or search for the event on our church website.

Elders and church members who take part in door duties (door duty squads) are strongly encouraged to take part in fire drill rehearsal within the church this afternoon at 2pm. The rehearsal will help to build confidence prior to the congregational Fire Drill to be held on a Sunday in October

The Kirk Session meets on Monday 8th October at 7.30pm.

Author: RevKev

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