The Girls Brigade Display is on Monday 20th May at 7.15pm. Everyone welcome.
5th: Acts 16 v 9-15 Psalm 67
Revelation 21 v 10,22-22 v5 John 14 23-29
12th: Acts 16 v 16-34 Psalm 97
Revelation 22 v 12-14; 16-17; 20-21
John 17 v 2-26
Acts 2 v 1-21 Psalm 104 v 24-34;35b
Romans 8 v 14-17 John 14 v 8-17(25-27)
Proverbs 8 v 1-4;22-31 Psalm 8
Romans 5 v 1-5 John 16 v 12-15
THE RE-DEDICATION OF THE CHURCH
THE MODERATOR OF
THE PRESBYTERY OF GLASGOW
REV. HOWARD HUDSON, MA. BD.
Welcome to God’s house. We are here to worship God and share his company, so relax and enjoy his loving presence.
Everyone is invited to sit in the pews at the beginning of the service, especially families, so that parents can help the children to learn appropriate behaviour before our heavenly Father.
A creche is provided for babies and toddlers at the back of the church.
3 year olds and upwards will find Young Church activities to choose, in the cosy corner. Parents are invited to accompany their young ones whenever they need a change.
Please move during hymn singing where possible.
A loop system for the hard of hearing is available.
Please switch off your mobile telephone
All stand and sing as the Bible is carried into the church.
Jesus, name above all names,
Beautiful Saviour, glorious Lord,
Emmanuel, God is with us,
Blessed Redeemer, living Word.
The Bible is placed on the lectern.
Let us worship God
PRAISE: Hymn 724 – Christ’s is the world
Please sit down after singing
Coming to Jesus
ALL: Lord Jesus,
Y.C: Step by step C: Peter had been with you
Y.C: Step by step C: You walked with him
Y.C: Step by step C: You showed him how you wanted him to live
Y.C: Step by step C: You showed Peter that all people can be your
Y.C: Step by step C: Help me to walk with you.
We travel with Jesus one step at a time.
PRAISE: Hymn 523 – Hands to work
Prayer of adoration and confession
The choir sings the anthem: In the bulb
Scripture lessons: Acts 11, v 1-18 (Pg 907)
John 13, v 31-35 (Pg 887)
A quiet moment of reflection on the passages
The choir sings: Spirit of God
SERMON: Rev Howard Hudson, MA. BD.
Our offerings are uplifted and presented
The story of the repair - Susan Waller (Property Convenor)
The congregation stand
The Session Clerk – Miss Sheilah Bond:
Reverend Sir, in the name of the parish of Shettleston Old we invite you to re-dedicate the chancel area and its furnishings and this house to the glory and service of Almighty God.
The re-dedication of the church – Rev Howard Hudson
The congregation repeat these words:
And now, as people within the household of God:
In the unity of the faith:
In the communion of saints:
In love and goodwill to all:
In gratitude for the gift of this House
To be a dwelling place of God through the Spirit:
We dedicate ourselves to the worship of God
And the service of his Kingdom
In the name of the Father, and of the Son,
And of the Holy Spirit. Amen.
PRAISE: Hymn 624 – In Christ there is no east or west
Prayer of thanksgiving, dedication, intercession with the singing of the Lord’s prayer
Our Father in heaven, hallowed be your name,
Your kingdom come, your will be done,
On earth as in heaven.
Give us today our daily bread.
Forgive us our sins
As we forgive those who sin against us.
Save us from the time of trial
And deliver us from evil.
For the kingdom, the power, and the glory are yours
Now and forever. Amen.
PRAISE: Hymn 615 – Holy Spirit
Please remain standing until the Bible leaves the church
The re-dedication of the Church will take place on Sunday 28th April at 11am. All members are asked to come and give thanks.
The Easter Holiday Club is back. Monday 8th – Friday 12th April 1.30pm – 3.30pm.
Everyone welcome, bring your children along for a fun filled week.
The Great EGG Olympics is Back
For one day only At Shettleston Old Parish church
85 Killin Street, on the Friday 29
th March at 5pm till 6.30pm. Entry free.
Is your team good enough to win or just come along and have fun?
Teams can be 2, 3, or 4 people, at most one adult per team (adult not required).
What you need is one boiled egg each, and a pound (preferable 10 x10p’s) to take part in the first “shove halfpenny world championship charity event” all proceeds to the STV Childrens appeal.
All people welcome.