Weekly Notices   Sunday 16 December 2018Added on 15 Dec 2018


1.    Prayer Ministry  Please put any prayer requests into the Prayer Boxes in Church today, or email: chlchurchprayer@gmail.com

2.    Life And Work  The January 2019 edition of Life and Work is ready for collection.  The annual cost for copies of Life And Work is £30.60 and cheques made out to Craiglockhart Parish Church for this amount should be handed in to the Church Office. Rita Sinclair.  

2.    Service of Light and Remembering Please join us this evening at 6.30 pm for our annual Service of Light and Remembering.

3.    Christmas Services  Please pick up a leaflet today with details of our Christmas Services; please use this to invite a friend, neighbour or someone you know to come and share our Christmas Services with us.

This Week

1.    Rainbows, Brownies and Guidesare having their Christingle Service on Wednesday 19 December at 6.30 pm; you are all invited to join us for this Service.

Other Notices

1.   Christmas Services  We have the following Services during Advent and Christmas; please invite friends and family to join us as we celebrate Christmas together.

                                                           Sunday 23 December    Christmas Celebration

  Monday 24 December                 6.30 pm Family Service for Christmas Eve

                                                           11.15 pm Watchnight Service

  Tuesday 25 December                 10.30 am Christmas Day Service

At our Services on Christmas Eve and Christmas Day we will have retiring collections to support the work of the British Red Cross.

2.    Christmas Celebration  On Sunday 23 December our Service will be a Christmas Celebration, a more informal Service.  The theme for our Sunday will be the visit of the Wise Men to Bethlehem.  From 10.00 am there will be coffee, tea and croissants available in the Halls.  At 10.30 am various activities will be on offer.  These will include some craft activities and talking together about the theme.  You will be able to choose to take part in some or all of these activities.  At 11.00 am we will gather together in the Sanctuary for a time of celebration together, which will involve singing, praying, the offering and reflections on the theme.  After the Service we will share coffee, tea and mince pies in the Hall.

3.    Messy Movies  We have having Messy Movies, 101 Dalmatians, on Saturday 5 January at 4.00 pm; all welcome.

4.    Chogoria Lunch  The next Chogoria Lunch will be on Sunday 6 January.  Do please make it one of your New Year resolutions to attend.

5.    Family Games Evening  We are having a Family Games Evening on Saturday 19 January at 4.00 pm; all welcome.

6.    Alpha  Our Alpha Course will be starting on Wednesday 23 January, 7.30 pm-9.00 pm. Alpha is a great opportunity to think about Jesus and to ask questions about faith.  Please come and join us in our Alpha Course this year.

7.    Thursday Bible Study Group The next meeting will be on Thursday 24 January.  Tea or coffee is served from 10.00 am and the meeting begins at 10.30 am when we will study Luke chapter 10, verses 1-20.  A warm welcome awaits you.  If you have any questions, please contact Norma Henderson 0131 445 5191.

8.    Music at Craiglockhart  Our next Concert is on Saturday 9 February with Rab Noakes.   Tickets priced £10 are available today.

9.    The Guild Quiz Winner  The winning entry for The Guild Quiz was Duncan Munro.  Congratulations to Duncan who received a gift token for £15 to spend at the Gyle.  Many thanks once again to Liz Glass for drawing up the quiz for us.