Welcome to Cupar Old Parish Church

INTIMATIONS     10th June 2018

We remember our prayer families: Ian & Nancy Masson, Ishbel Meekison, George & Jill Brown. God’s blessing on them and their loved ones. 

June 5th is World Environment Day. Please pray for all the beauty that God has surrounded us with.

Please pray for the school pupils who are heading back after exams and the younger pupils who are moving to other classes.

Cantare Youth Ensemble are performing at St Columba’s Church at 3pm today. Tea and cake will be served after the performance. Entry is free, but donations can be made, in support of Cupar Foodbank and Shelter Scotland.

House Groups

Ichthus: Monday 11th June, 7.30pm, at Lower Bunzion, Pitlessie. Contact Hazel York (659 025).

Kildene: Monday 11th June, 7.30pm, in the Lounge of the Old Parish Centre.

Retreat: Wednesday 13th June, at Caulders Garden Centre for 11.30am. Contact Jean Martin (652 100).

Pitstop: Wednesday 13th June, 7.30pm, at 102 Hogarth Drive. Contact Jill Logan (655 528).

Qwest: Wednesday 13th June, 7.30pm, at Claremont, South Road. Contact Catherine (653 202)

Filling Station meets on Tuesday 12th June at Lochiehead, near Auchtermuchty KY14 7EH. We start at 7.30pm with coffee and tea, home baking and chat, then our worship begins around 8pm. Our speaker is Caroline Traynor who is part of the eldership team in Oasis Church in Elgin. There will be an opportunity for anyone who would like to receive prayer before we finish around 9.30pm.

Church Craft Group meet from 2.00-4.00pm on Wednesday 13th June in the Old Parish Centre. Contact Jill Brown 07979 352 314.

Old Parish Centre Walking Group: Wednesday 13th June, 6.15pm, starting at the Cross. Walking is therapeutic and very good exercise. It doesn’t matter if you can’t come every week, just come when you can. Bring a friend too! Any queries contact Jill Brown 07979 352 314

Cupar Justice and Peace Group: The next monthly meeting is on Thursday 14th June at 7.00pm at St Columba’s Church Hall. All welcome. For more information contact Celia Armitage

Friends of St Columba’s Choir - summer concert on Thursday 21st June at 7pm in St John’s Church. Tickets from The Lighthouse or choir members - £10 adults, £2 children. Our charities are Mary’s Meals and Motor Neurone Disease Scotland. Book early to avoid disappointment!

Ordination of Mr Brian Porteous will take place on the afternoon of Sunday 24th June at 3pm in Torbain Parish Church, Kirkcaldy. The church is on Lindores Drive, Kirkcaldy, KY2 6PS (not far off the A92 and near the Fife Retail Park). Brian would be delighted to see folk from Cupar Old at the service.

Teambuilders, the Cupar Churches Holiday Club, seeks Team members. The Club runs in the mornings from 30th July to 3rd August, with the closing service on Sunday 5th. We need Squad Coaches (to lead small groups).Assistant Coaches (S1 and older), a games co-ordinator, someone to lead singing and more people for our prayer team. If you would like to join the team, please email cuparholidayclub@gmail.com

Regular Events at the Old Parish Centre

Contact Centre Manager Jill Brown (657 712) for more information.

Monday Café, lounge, 10.00-1.30

Monday Lunches, lounge 11.30-1.15

Tuesday Tots, Parents and Toddlers Group, 9.30–11.30; 12.30 – 2.30

Thursday Coffee and Chat, lounge, 10.00 – 11.30

Babies and Toddlers Group, 1.00-3.00

Worship Next Sunday

9.30am: Family Worship in Monimail

10.45am: Créche is available, if required, in the Old Parish Centre

11.00am: All ages end of term celebration service in the Old Parish Centre

6.30pm:   Evening Worship in the Old Parish centre 

Keep in Touch

Minister: Rev Jeff Martin

01334 656 181, jmartin@churchofscotland,org.uk

Session Clerk: Mrs Jean Martin

01334 652 100, alm2100@btinternet.com

Old Parish Centre Manager: Mrs Jill Brown

01334 657 712 or 07979 352 314, manager.opc@hotmail.com

Secretary: Mrs Liz Nelson  Intimations for Sunday 17th June to Liz by Wednesday 13th by 12 noon 01334 652 077, liznelson48@aol.com