News in brief from around the lo­cal churches

Rutherglen Reformer - - News from the Pews -

Cam­bus­lang Par­ishchurch cafe will close for the months of July and Au­gust.

The last cafe date be­fore the sum­mer hol­i­days will be next Wed­nes­day, June 29, and it will re-open on Wed­nes­day Septem­ber 7.

Stonelaw Par­ish Church in­vite the lo­cal com­mu­nity into the build­ing with the Cafe @ the Meet­ing Place be­ing open Mon­day to Satur­day from 10.30am to 12.30pm.

A se­lec­tion of teas and cof­fees are avail­able along with home bak­ing and there is a sec­ond­hand book stall.

Stonelaw Par­ish Church will also hold their next Sun­day Lunch Bunch this week­end, June 26.

It takes place at the Lee Burn in East Kil­bride, on the last Sun­day of ev­ery month im­me­di­ately af­ter church and costs £15.

It’s a chance to en­joy a nice lunch while hav­ing some com­pany.

Flem­ing­ton Hall­side Church con­tin­ues to wel­come the pub­lic to its com­mu­nity cafe each week from noon un­til 2pm on Thurs­days.

Fern­hill and Cathkin Church are host­ing a hol­i­day club for pri­mary aged chil­dren.

Reg­is­tra­tion takes place on June 27 from 10.30am and the club is on un­til 3.30pm.

Ac­tiv­i­ties in­clude crafts, games and mini Olympics while lunch is pro­vided.

Tick­ets are also on sale for a con­cert the church will host on Septem­ber 2.

Stu­dio 32 are per­form­ing on the night from 7.30pm. Tick­ets cost £5 and can be bought by call­ing Bri­die Kelly on 0141 533 2684.

Ruther­glen West and Ward­lawhill Church’s gar­den team meet ev­ery Satur­day morn­ing from 9.30am un­til mid­day.

Any­one want­ing to take part is wel­come to go along and help out.

Their weekly friend­ship cafe of­fers a warm wel­come.

The cafe runs ev­ery Tues­day from 10am-noon in West and Ward­lawhill Par­ish Church in Western Av­enue.

Ruther­glen Old Par­ish Church will be open from noon un­til 2pm each Thurs­day when anyy­one is wel­come to visit and find out about the church’s 1,400 year his­tory.

In­for­ma­tion about their var­i­ous or­gan­i­sa­tions is avail­able on their web­site at www.ruther­glenold.com Croft­foot Par­ish Church are hold­ing heal­ing ses­sions ev­ery Fri­day from 1.30pm un­til 3pm.

The ses­sions are aimed at help­ing any­one who is un­der pres­sure, bur­dened or feel­ing de­pressed, as well as those suf­fer­ing from sick­ness of any kind.

Any­one vis­it­ing the church will be of­fered tea or cof­fee, dur­ing which time a cou­ple of trained team mem­bers will be pray­ing for God’s guid­ance prior to meet­ing with a per­son.

They will then lis­ten to the per­son’s re­quest, in pri­vacy and with con­fi­den­tial­ity, be­fore pray­ing for heal­ing in Je­sus’ name.

To­ry­glen Par­ish Church have a host of events com­ing up over the next few months.

The church’s car boot sales con­tinue on the last Satur­day of each month from noon un­til 3pm in the Cor­ner­stone Hall.

Due to the on­go­ing un­avail­abil­ity of the car park, th­ese are be­ing held in­doors and have be­come more of a craft mar­ket/high-end ta­ble top sale.

To book a ta­ble for £10 then tele­phone 075137 46553.

The church also plans to hold a sum­mer BBQ.

This will take place on Satur­day, July 16 at 6pm.

More in­for­ma­tion on up­com­ing events can be found at www.face­book.com/ to­ry­glen­parish.church

Burn­side Blair­beth Church are run­ning a ser­vice on the first Satur­day of ev­ery month in the Rodger Me­mo­rial build­ing in Kirkriggs Av­enue.

Messy Church is aimed at fam­i­lies.

It starts with an hour of crafts and games, where those tak­ing part might get messy, and is fol­lowed by a cel­e­bra­tion with a Bi­ble story and singing, fin­ish­ing with a two-course meal to­gether.

Croft­foot United Free Church’s bi­ble study group are now meet­ing on Thurs­day af­ter­noons.

They are also now of­fer­ing study group ses­sions at the manse at 2pm and run­ning for an hour each week.

The topic is“If you want to walk on wa­ter you’ve got to get out of the boat!”

They also con­tinue to hold their T in the Croft ev­ery Fri­day, of­fer­ing tea and cof­fee from 10am to noon. All are wel­come and en­try is with a dona­tion.

Castlemilk Par­ish Church’s of­fi­cial open­ing of their new build­ing is draw­ing closer.

They’ll move in dur­ing Au­gust, with the for­mal open­ing tak­ing place on Septem­ber 4 at 2pm.

If you have any church news get in touch with jonathan. ged­des@trin­i­tymir­ror.com

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