News in brief from around the local churches
Fernhill and Cathkin Church’s Guild are holding a daffodil tea today (Wednesday). Admission is £3.
There will be a special Easter service at Lochbrae Court tomorrow.
Fernhill and Cathkin Church’s Tuesday tea room is open each week from 9.30am to 11.30am.
The Fitness Follies keep fit class led by Myra Kerr meets every Wednesday at 10.30am. Burnside Blairbeth Church will hold 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. There will be activities as well as a sandwich and club lunch.
They will also be having an Easter fun day on April 15 from 11am to 1pm. The fun will include an Easter egg hunt.
To find out more contact the church office on 0141 634 7383 or take a look at the Facebook page Burnside Blairbeth Messy Church. 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. 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, and the community cafe. Stonelaw Church’s Cafe@The Meeting Place is open Monday to Saturday from 10.30am2.30pm. Tea and coffee are available, along with home baking and a second-hand book stall.
Stonelaw Church holds 30-minute services in the Meeting Place on the first Wednesday of every month at 2pm. Flemington Hallside Church are now preaching from both the pulpit and online.
The weekly sermons are being uploaded to their website. Anyone who wants to catch up on the sermon can visit www. flemingtonhallsidechurch.com/ sermons.
The church holds a community cafe each Thursday from noon until 2pm.
The women’s guild meet on Wednesdays at 7pm and friendly hour 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 June 10. 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.
The church’s board games and film evening continues on the first Saturday of each month.
The garden club has resumed each Saturday morning from 9.30am until midday. Cambuslang Parish Church’s community cafe is open every Wednesday from 10am until noon. 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 hold a race night on Friday, April 28, in the church hall. There will be raffles and auctions and tickets cost £7.50, which includes a buffet. A men’s shed has started up in Rutherglen Baptist Community Church.
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’s Salvation Army have a host of events going on, including toddler groups, the jam club and singing groups. More information can be found at www.salvationarmy.org.uk/ rutherglen. If you have any church news or events that you want publicised get in touch with jonathan. email@example.com.