News in brief from around the local churches
Flemington Hallside Church are now preaching from both the pulpit and online.
The church’s weekly sermons are being uploaded to their website.
Anyone wanting to catch up on the sermon should visit www. flemingtonhallsidechurch.com/ sermons
The church continues to hold a community cafe each Thursday from noon until 2pm.
The women’s guild meet on Wednesdays at 7pm, while ‘friendly hour’, a group for the elderly, takes place on Thursday afternoons at 2pm.
The next Stand up for Sunday will be on Sunday, April 23.
This service will be led by some of the younger members of the congregation.
The church will also be having a summer fun day on Saturday June 10, this is always a great day with the community coming together.
Burnside Blairbeth Church will be holding Messy Communion on Good Friday from 11.30am until 1pm.
This is a spin-off from the popular Messy Church events that take place on the first Saturday of every month.
The services are aimed at families.
There will be activities as well as a sandwich and club lunch.
To find out more contact the church office on 0141 634 7383 or take a look at the Facebook page Burnside Blairbeth Messy Church.
Cambuslang Parish Church’s community cafe is open every Wednesday from 10am until noon.
Cambuslang and District Voluntary Care Club Coffee Morning & Sale will take place this Saturday, April 8, in Cambuslang Parish Church Hall from 10am until noon.
Please come along and enjoy coffee, cakes and friendly chat.
There will also be stalls selling second hand books, CD’s, DVD’s, baking and bric-a-brac .
Fernhill and Cathkin Church’s Tuesday Tea Room is open for all each week from 9.30am to 11.30am.
The Fitless Follies Keep fit class led by Mrs Myra Kerr meets every Wednesday at 10.30am. All old and new members are very welcome.
St Columbkille’s Church is offering a chance to have a cuppa every day of the week after 10am mass.
There will be a hot cup of tea or coffee and roll with bacon or sausage.
All proceeds will go towards keeping the church hall functioning.
They will also be holding a race night on Friday, April 28 in the church hall.
There will be raffles and auctions on the night and tickets cost £7.50 which includes a buffet.
King’s Park Parish Church has a range of activities on offer over the next week.
These include: Zumba class, caterpillar music, mother and toddlers group, mixed badminton and the community cafe.
A men’s shed has started up in Rutherglen Baptist Community Church.
The objective of men’s shed is to give men who have time on their hands a place to meet.
A workshop area will be built at one end of the hall, with a relaxation area available to sit and chat and put the world to rights over a cup of tea.
To be part of this project call in any Thursday between 10am and 4pm to the upstairs hall or call Ron Taylor on 07821137069 for more information.
Rutherglen Baptist Community Church have also now started having Messy Church services one Saturday in each month.
Croftfoot United Free Church hold T In The Croft every Friday from 10am until noon.
They also hold Lunch at the Croft on the first Friday of the month from 11.30am-1.30pm.
Entry is £1.50.
Rutherglen’s Salvation Army continue to have a host of events going on, including toddler groups, the jam club and singing groups. More information can be found at https://www. salvationarmy.org.uk/ rutherglen Castlemilk Parish Church hold community meals on the first and third Fridays of the month. Soup, pizza and pavlova are available from 6pm-8pm along with live music.
Rutherglen West and Wardlawhill Church friendship cafe runs every Tuesday from 10am-noon.
Stonelaw Church’s Cafe@The Meeting Place is open Monday to Saturday from 10.30am - 2.30pm.
Tea and coffee is available, along with home baking and a second-hand book stall.
Stonelaw Church has also started holding 30 minute services in the Meeting Place on the first Wednesday of every month at 2pm.
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