Welcome to Cupar Old Parish Church

INTIMATIONS           2nd December 2018

Prayers 

Please pray for the new youth group which has just started after the success of the youth alpha.       

Please pray for the families, helpers and children in the Sunday Club as they make their advent preparations.

Life and Work Magazines are ready to be uplifted from the Session House today.

Lighthouse Thanksgiving Service will take place this evening at 6.30pm in St James the Great,St Catherine Street, Cupar

Church Staff Meeting Tuesday 4th December at 8.30am in the Parish Centre. The next meeting will be on Tuesday 8th January 2019.

Christmas Tree Decoration: The decorating of the Christmas trees in the Parish Centre will take place on Tuesday 4th December at 6.00pm. The tree in the church will be decorated on Tuesday 11th December at 6.00pm. Volunteers welcome.

St John’s Board Games Café Wednesday 5th December, 7.00-9.30pm.

House Group

Pitstop, Wednesday 5th December, 7.30pm, at 102 Hogarth Drive, Contact Jill L (655 528).

Cupar Choral Society will be performing Handel’s Messiah under the baton of Musical Director Michael Segaud on Saturday 8th December at 7.30pm in St John’s Church, Cupar. Tickets at £12/£10 can be purchased at the door on the night. All will be very welcome at this Christmas Concert of a much-loved work.

Church Lunch will be at Fairways Elmwood Golf Course on Thursday 13th December at 12:00. Total cost £19 for 2 courses plus tea/coffee. Menu choices and more information from Jill L. 

Cupar area churches are invited to join in carolling at the Farmers’ Market in Cupar on Saturday, 15th December, from 11:00 to 11:30 at the Market Cross. Carol sheets are provided. All—adults, children, professionals, in-the-shower-only—are welcome. Jolly attire welcomed, but not required.

Friends of St Columba’s Choir Christmas Concert on Saturday 15th December at 6.30pm in St John’s. Tickets, £10 for adults and £2 for children, in aid of Mary’s Meals and YMCA Homelessness Project in Glenrothes, are available from the Lighthouse or Shena (653 561). Book early to avoid disappointment!

Sunday 16th December is our gift service for Families. Gifts can be left in the sanctuary on that Sunday. Please do not wrap parcels, but wrapping paper would be appreciated. We will have someone from Families First with us that day. Thank you.

The Volunteers Lunch will take place on Monday 17th December at 12.30pm in the Lounge. Anyone who volunteers in any way is very welcome to come along and have a free lunch and sing a few Christmas carols. Any queries please contact Jill B.

Monimail are holding an Advent service on Friday 21st December at 6.30pm followed by refreshments. All are very welcome. 

There will be a Christmas Eve service at Moonzie Church on 24th December at 6.30pm.

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, 12.30-2.30pm

Thursday Coffee and Chat: 10.00-11.30am

Worship Next Sunday  

9.30am: Family Worship in Monimail

10.45am: Crèche and Sunday Club in the Parish Centre

11.00am: Worship incl. Holy Communion

2.30pm: Afternoon Communion 

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 9th December to Liz by 12 noon on Wednesday 5th (01334 652 077; liznelson48@aol.com)