Welcome to Cupar Old Parish Church

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Cupar Old Parish Church


 WELCOME TO WORSHIP  TODAY. We hope that our time together will help to nourish you in faith. If you are a guest and would like more information about the church, please speak with one a member of the Welcome Team serving at the door.                 

You are invited to stand at the beginning when the beadle carries the bible into the church, as a mark of respect and reverence for the Word of God which is the focus of our worship and fellowship together.

Activity bags for children are available from the Welcome Team to use throughout the service. Please return to the Welcome Team at the end of the service.

For those with hearing difficulties a loop induction system operates in this church.

Prayer Ministry: If you would like to be supported in prayer, please make your way at the end of the service to the front of the church where Hazel and Janice will be available to pray with you. Members of the Prayer Team will also be available for prayer in the Quiet Room at the Old Parish Centre during coffee. A confidential prayer chain is available for emergency or immediate prayer. Contact Eleanor Morris (657556 or 07748291571).   

Refreshments will be served in the Old Parish Centre after this service.

Worship Leaders Flowers: Mary Herd; Reader: Fiona Thomson; Intimations: Jean Martin; Preacher: Jeff Martin.   


Sunday 16th July 2017


Hymn: Come on and Celebrate SF1 73


Lord’s Prayer

Our Father in heaven, 

hallowed be your name.

Your kingdom come, 

your will be done,

on earth as it is in heaven.

Give us today our daily bread. 

Forgive us our sins

as we forgive those who sin against us.

Save us from the time of trial 

and deliver us from evil. 

For the kingdom, the power, 

and the glory are yours,

now and forever. Amen. 

Hymn: Someone Is with You

Sacrament of Holy Baptism

~ Promises

Pastor If we are a family in Christ, then this is our calling.

People of God, what is your response?

People We are family.

~ Affirmations

Pastor Trusting in the gracious mercy of God,

do you turn from the ways of sin

and renounce evil and its power in the world?

All I do.

Pastor Who is your Lord and Saviour?

All Jesus Christ is my Lord and Saviour.

Pastor Will you be Christ’s faithful disciples,

obeying his word and showing his love?

All Yes, with the help of God.

~ Welcome

Pastor Friends, I invite you to offer your blessing

as we welcome the newest member

of this fellowship of believers, Nikole Spinks.

All [singing, CH4 796]

The Lord bless you and keep you;

the Lord make his face to shine upon you,

and be gracious unto you;

the Lord lift his countenance upon you

and give you peace.

Hymn: One More Step Along the World I Go CH4 530

Reading: Mark 10: 32-45 pew bible page 1015

Children’s Message


Hymn: From Heaven You Came CH4 374

Offertory Prayer



Hymn: At the Name of Jesus CH4 458



Hymns reprinted by permission Christian Copyright licence 593406