Welcome to Cupar Old Parish Church

INTIMATIONS FOR SUNDAY 13TH AUGUST2017

We remember our prayer families: ,  Margaret Williamson, Peter & Christine Meager, Leslie & Wanda Wheelans, Ann Whyte, Betty Caldwell, Andrew & Margaret Glen, Sandy & Sheena Shand, John & Jean Dewar, Douglas & Sandra CorstorphineWe ask God’s blessing on them and their loved ones. 

COMING EVENTS: 

Saturday 19th August

Cluster Outing to Lindisfarne.  The bus is full for our day trip to Lindesfarne. Please be at Fluthers car park by 7.45 am.  The bus will leave at 8 am sharp to arrive before the tide comes in.  Lunch on your own.  In the afternoon, for those who want a guided tour, Trudi Newton will lead a leisurely group and Jim Campbell will lead a more strenuous tour.  All are welcome for an afternoon worship at the St Cuthbert centre at 4 pm.  Departure is at 5.30 pm, with arrival in Cuparat about 9 pm.  The bus will not stop for an evening meal, so please plan accordingly.

Saturday 19th August – Departure time 9.30 am

Cupar Old Ramblers; Kinross Vane Farm. Marked trails through RSPB reserve with optional hill climb. Contact Peter Manson by Friday evening  (655931). 

Sunday 20th August

Family Service in the Old Parish Centre.  We will begin the new season of Sunday Club on 20th August with a festive, child friendly worship service in the parish centre hall.  This will give us the opportunity to try out the new sound, projection and loop systems that were installed last month.  Worship begins at 11 am.  Breakfast will be served at 10.15 am.  Come join in the fun!

Saturday 2nd September

One ticket available for the Church of Scotland Guild Annual Gathering 2017 - Go in Love - at 10.30am in the Caird Hall Dundee. If anyone is interested in attending please get in touch with Eileen Spurr 655010.

COMING SOON

The Guild Programme for 2017/18 beginning with the Rededication of the Guild on Sunday 10th September.

FUNDRAISING AND CHARITIES

Clic Sargent: Anne and Alan Clark were amazed and delighted that so many joined them for their Sunflower Tea Party, despite the torrential rain, and gave so generously to a cause so close to their hearts.  Before gift aid, the sum of £1540 was raised for young lives vs cancer and they hope everyone had an enjoyable afternoon. Thank you all once again.”

 

REGULAR EVENTS AT THE OLD PARISH CENTRE

Contact Centre Manager Jill Brown on 657 712 for general information.

 

TuesdayBefriending Café. Meets from 2 – 4 pm, in the lounge of the Old Parish Centre. Contact Jill Brown, (Tel: 07979352314 or 01334657712)

WednesdayOld Parish Centre Craft Group: 2-4 pm this Wednesday 16th August and every second Wednesday in the month.  Come along with whatever craft you enjoy.

WednesdayWednesday Cafe, for people with dementia and their carers. Takes place this Wednesday 16th August from 2pm - 3.30pm in the lounge. Our theme for this month is ‘Holiday Memories.’ Any queries? - contact ShenaPorteous (01334 653561)

Thursday      Coffee and Chat:  in the lounge of the Centre from 10 – 11.30 am.  Why not pop in for a coffee, chat or game of scrabble? No need to come every week.  More information from Jill Logan (655528).

 

WORSHIP NEXT SUNDAY

9.30 am    Monimail, Family Worship

10.45 am Breakfast in the Old Parish Centre

11.00 amCupar Old, All Age Family Service in the Old Parish Centre hall.

 

KEEP IN TOUCH

MINISTER: Rev Jeff Martin, 01334 656181jmartin@churchofscotland.org.uk  

SESSION CLERK: Mrs Jean Martin, 01334 652100alm2100@btinternet.com

OLD PARISH CENTRE MANAGER: Jill Brown, 01334 65771207979 352314, or (manager.opc@hotmail.com).

SECRETARY: Anne Fitzpatrick 07757 057350(secretaryopc@hotmail.com). Please submit intimations for Sunday 20th August  by noon on Wednesday 16th August.  

 

Missed a service? Listen again to the morning services you have missed by borrowing a CD recording of the service from the Resource Centre in the Old Parish Centre. Or listen again to the sermon through the church website. The latest sermon can be found on the website Home page, with nine previous sermons available on the Listen Again page http://www.cuparold.org.uk/articles/audio_sermons

For more information please contact Jim Hanson (01334 653036)  james.hanson@mac.com