Welcome to Cupar Old Parish Church

INTIMATIONS       15th April 2018

We remember our prayer families: Julia Campbell, Maureen Stewart, Peter & Ruby Walls, David & Winifred Farmer, Moira McLellan. God’s blessing on them and their loved ones. 

Ask God to work in our hearts, making us more aware of and actively engaged with the need, pain and suffering in the world around us. 

Pray for the invitation to people to assist in the holiday club this year.  

Minister on Holiday: Jeff Martin is away on holiday through 16th April. If you have any pastoral concerns during that time, please contact your district elder or one of the neighbouring clergy: Rev Ian Wotherspoon (01334 650 710) or Rev Jim Campbell (01334 829 350).

Copies of Signed Annual Accounts for year ended 31st December 2017 are now available for perusal/collection on the window sills in the vestibule prior to our Stated Annual General Meeting on 22nd April 2018.

House Groups

Ichthus: Monday 16th April, 7.30pm, at Lower Bunzion, Pitlessie. Contact Hazel York (659 025).

Kildene: Monday 16th April, 7.30pm, at Kildene, Westfield Road. Newcomers always welcome. Contact Shena Porteous (653 561).

Retreat: Wednesday 18th April, 10.00am, at The Old Parish Centre. Contact Jean Martin (652 100).

Pitstop: Wednesday 18th April, 7.30pm, at 102 Hogarth Drive. Contact Jill Logan (655 528).

The Wednesday Café, for people with dementia and their carers, are holding their next meeting on Wednesday 18th March when we are having a Fun Quiz. We meet in the lounge of the Old Parish Centre from 2pm-3.30pm for our usual chat, coffee and cake. Any queries? – contact Shena Porteous (01334 653 561). 

Pastoral Care Conference: Leader – Ken Jeffrey, When – Saturday 21st April 10am to 4pm, Cost - £10, Venue – Mid Deeside Church, St Marnan Road, Torphins, AB31 4JQ. Lifts available. More information – Jill Logan (655 528).

Cupar Choral Society - Spring concert - Saturday 21st April in St John’s Church at 7.30pm. The programme includes a selection of spirituals from John Rutter’s ‘Feel the Spirit’ and two items by Karl Jenkins -  Adiemus and The Armed Man. Tickets £12/£10 at the door. 

This year’s Cupar Church’s Children’s Holiday Club will run from Monday 30th July – Friday 3rd August, in the mornings, at the Old Parish Centre. We are looking for volunteers to join the team. Young people who will have completed S1 by then are welcome to take part as junior leaders, and there are many roles for adults too. For more information, please email Rhona at 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 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

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 

07407 402 100, zianmackay@gmail.com 

Secretary: Mrs Liz Nelson

Intimations for Sunday 22nd April to Liz by Wednesday 18th  at 12 noon 01334 652 077, liznelson48@aol.com