Welcome to Cupar Old Parish Church

INTIMATIONS       9th December 2018

Prayer 

Please pray for local services and the emergency services over the Christmas period.

Christmas Tree Decoration:  The tree in the church will be decorated on Tuesday 11th December at 6.00pm. Volunteers welcome.

Cupar Youth group, S2-S6, are meeting at the Old Parish Centre, Wednesday 12th from 7:00-8:30pm for some Bible study, fun and games and snacks; all welcome. For more info contact Hendrick 07944 420 792.

House Group

Ichthus, Monday 10th December, 7.00pm, at Lower Bunzion, Pitlessie. Contact Hazel (659 025).

Kildene, Tuesday 11th December, 7.30pm, at Kildene, Westfield Road. Contact Shena (653 561).

Pitstop, Wednesday 12th December, 7.30pm, at 102 Hogarth Drive, Contact Jill L (655 528).

Church Craft Group, Wednesday 12th December, 2.00-4.00pm in the Parish Centre.

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 Brown.

You are welcome to an ADVENT PRAYER WALK on Monday 17th December at 7.00pm meeting at the Parish Centre. Details from Janice (652 957). 

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

Worship Next Sunday  

9.30am: Family Worship in Monimail

10.45am: Crèche in the Parish Centre

11.00am: Service of Lessons and Carols and gift service, children begin in worship then go to Sunday Club in the Old Parish Centre.   

6.30pm: Community Carol Service at Cupar Baptist 

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 16th December to Liz by 12 noon on Wednesday 12th (01334 652 077; liznelson48@aol.com) Please not Liz will be on holiday from Monday 24th Dec. to Friday 4th Jan. inclusive. Intimations for Sunday 23rd, 30th Dec. and 6th Jan. to be submitted by Tuesday 18th Dec.