Welcome to Cupar Old Parish Church

INTIMATIONS     13th May 2018

We remember our prayer families: David Cunningham, David & Breta Jordon, Janice Geddes, Estifanos Zewede, Yennawoin Kebede. God’s blessing on them and their loved ones. 

Please continue to pray for all the young people who are sitting exams.  

Please pray for unity for all the churches in Cupar as part of the body of Christ.

Prayer Walk – Monday 14th May. Where – meet at the Parish Centre, when – at 11.00-12.00. Please come and join us for a walk in Cupar and to pray for our town. If you would like more information please contact - Janice on 652 957.

House Groups

Ichthus: Monday 14th May, 7.30pm, at lower Bunzion, Pitlessie. Contact Hazel York (659 025).

Kildene: Monday 14th May, 7.30p-9pm at Kildene, Westfield Road.Newcomers always welcome! Contact Shena or Brian  Porteous (01334 653 561).

Pilgrim House Group meets on Tuesday 15th May at 10.30am, at Glebe House, Ashlar Lane. Contact Lesley Anderson (652 537).

Retreat: Wednesday 16th May, 10.00am, meet in the quiet room of the Parish Centre. Contact Jean Martin (652 100).

Pitstop: Wednesday 16th May, 7.30pm, at 102 Hogarth Drive. Contact Jill Logan (655 528).

The Wednesday Café, for people with dementia and their carers, will be having their next meeting on Wednesday 16th May from 2pm-3.30pm in the Old Parish Centre lounge. We are having a ‘Seated Sports Afternoon’. We are also having a visit from Faye Smart from Alzheimer Scotland so this would be an ideal opportunity for anyone with any queries about dementia to pop in for a cup of tea and chat. Contact Shena Porteous (01334 653 561). 

Christian Aid Week 13th – 19th May: envelopes are still available today and  donations may be handed in in the vestibule today or on the 20th . If you know of anyone who can’t get to church but would like to donate or if you would be willing to ask family or neighbours please take extra envelopes. Your help will be most appreciated. Christian Aid quizzes, £1 each, are also available. Many thanks, Rena Cleland (652 261; david.cleland1@btinternet.com).  

Cupar Old Ramblers the next ramble is on Saturday 19th May leaving the Parish Centre at 9.00am heading to Dunkeld – Loch of the Lowes – a waymarked circuit in rolling countryside North of Dunkeld with a chance to see ospreys. Confirmation to Peter Manson (655 931) on Friday 18th of your attendance would be helpful.

A ticket has become available for The Big Sing at the General Assembly on Tuesday 22nd May at the Assembly Hall, Edinburgh. An evening of praise and celebration, shared with Commissioners and Delegates from the Assembly. The evening will also mark the end of the current strategy ‘Be Bold, Be Strong!’ and in particular to celebrate the work of the Project Partners. The event is scheduled to begin at 7pm (doors open at 6pm) and it is anticipated to be over by 8.15pm. If anyone is interested please speak to Jean Martin (652 100).

Church Family BBQ: You are warmly invited to join us at Craigtoun Country Park, St Andrews on Sunday 17th June following morning worship for the annual BBQ. Tickets available from the Sunday Club leaders and are £6 for adults and £2 for children which includes food, cold drinks, ice cream and games for all ages! Please bring your own hot drinks We hope you can make it!

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 in the Old Parish Centre

11.00am: Family Worship at Cupar Old 

Children begin in worship, then go to Sunday Club in the Old Parish Centre.

6.30pmEvening Worship with refreshments from 6.00pm 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

Youth Worker: Mr Zian Mackay 

07429637778, zianmackay@gmail.com 

Secretary: Mrs Liz Nelson

Intimations for Sunday 20th May to Liz by Wednesday 16th by 12 noon 01334 652 077, liznelson48@aol.com