Welcome to Cupar Old Parish Church

INTIMATIONS        12th January 2020

Prayer 

In 2020 help us to cultivate more gratitude in our lives. This year please give us all the courage to keep raising our voices about the climate emergency which affects people living in poverty the worst.

Housegroups

East of Eden, Monday 13th – 7.00pm, at 9 Ashbank Gardens. Contact Hazel  (659 025).

Kildene, Monday 13th – 7.30-9pm at Kildene, Westfield Road. Contact Shena (653 561). 

Pitstop, Wednesday 15th – 7.30pm at 102 Hogarth Drive. Contact Jill L (655 528).

Qwest, Wednesday 15th – 7.30pm, at 13 George Govan Road. Contact Shona (656 799).

Filling Station meets on Tuesday 14th at Letham Village Hall from 7.30pm, all welcome. Our speaker is Simon Guillebaud and he has quite a story to tell – check him out on Google!

Wednesday Café, for people with dementia and their carers, meet on the 3rd Wednesday of each month from 2pm – 3.30pm in the Parish Centre on 15th we are having a Scots Afternoon – sharing music, poetry, jokes etc! Please encourage anyone you know who could benefit from this sociable café to come along – or better still, offer to accompany them for their first visit. This café is for everyone in the community – no church connection required. Any queries? – contact Shena (653 561).

Guild, meet on Wednesday 15th at 2.30pm in the Parish Centre. Topic -  Stars of the Silver Screen presented by Andy Paterson. Please note January and February meetings are at 2.30pm. Everyone most welcome to come along. Contact Eileen  (07886 936 922)

Cupar Youth Group, Infinite, S2-S6, are meeting at the Old Parish Centre,  Wednesday 15th from 7:00-8:30pm for some Bible study, fun and games and snacks; all welcome. For more info contact Hendrick 07944 420 792

Pray in the New Year. Join our prayer day in the Prayer room at the Parish Centre on Saturday 18th. We hope to have a day of continuous prayer 8am-8pm. You can book a prayer slot by writing your name on the notice outside the prayer room. For more information please contact any member of the prayer team.

Cupar Cluster of Churches – Statheden Hospital

With your help an exciting Christian Outreach Project is in the offing.

The proposal is to visit Dunino Ward at Stratheden hospital one evening per month between April and October. We will be interacting with the clients through games, quizzes and supper. An open meeting to discuss the proposal and take it forward has been arranged for Tuesday 21st January 2020 at 7.00pm in the Old Parish Centre. If you are interested please put the date in your diary and speak to the minister or contact Jean  at jeanmartin1968@gmail.com 

A Date for your Diary! Friday January 31st. The Guild are having a Scottish night in the Parish Centre (fundraiser for the Guild projects) at 7pm. There will be music, singing and poetry from special guests of our congregation. Stovies will be served before the concert commences. Tickets will be £5 for adults and £3 for children.

Parish News, articles for the Spring/Summer 2020 edition of the Parish News should be in the hands of the Editorial Team by Friday 31st January. Contact Colin Maclean (cuparoldparishnews@googlemail.com) 

Regular Events at the Old Parish Centre

Contact Centre Manager Jill Brown (07979 352 314) for more information

Monday       Café, lounge, 10.00am - 1.30pm 

Lunches, lounge, 11.00am – 1.15pm 

Tuesday    Tots, Parents and Toddlers Group: 9.30-11.30am, 

Thursday   Coffee and Chat, 10.00-11.30am 

Worship Next Sunday 

 9.30am: Family Worship in Monimail

10.45am: Crèche in the Parish Centre

11.00am: Family Worship, children begin in worship then go to Sunday Club in the Parish Centre.

6.30pm: Evening Worship led by the Pitstop House Group. Come and join us for tea and coffee from 6.00pm

Keep in Touch

Minister: Rev Jeff Martin

01334 656 181, jmartin@churchofscotland.org.uk

Session Clerk: Mrs Jean Martin

01334 652 100, jeansmartin1968@gmail.com 

Old Parish Centre Manager: Mrs Jill Brown

07979 352 314, manager.opc@hotmail.com

Secretary: Mrs Liz Nelson: Intimations for Sunday 19th January to be submitted by 12 noon on Wednesday 15th (01334 652 077 or liznelson48@aol.com)