1. Welcome to our Morning Star Cantata Service, this Morning. As we worship together may we know God’s presence.
The notices for this week will scroll at the beginning and end of the Service and are displayed on the Notice Board. After this Service you are welcome to stay behind for refreshments. Thanks to those who provide this.
2. Youth Group, 5:30 pm, The Manse.
7 pm, Wigtown Baptist Church
3. Monday: Drop-In, hosted by the Guild, 10:30 -11:30 am, Church Lesser Hall (enter by side door).
Ninian Moment, Noon Sacred Heart Church, Wigtown.
An Afternoon of Christmas Carols, 2 pm, Church Hall (Lesser Hall). The Guild extends a very warm welcome to all. Please come along and enjoy an afternoon of carol singing, mince pies, shortbread and fellowship.
4. Thursday: Prayer and Bible Study, 7:30 pm, the Manse.
Christmas Memorial Service, 7 pm, St. John’s Church, North Strand St. Stranraer. For families who have suffered the loss of a child.
5. Saturday: The Choir will be singing at the Kirkcowan Village Hall 2:30 pm.
6. Next Sunday:
Morning Services, Wigtown Parish Church 10:00 am.
Kirkcowan Parish Church 11:30 am.
3.00 pm, 9 Lessons and Carols, Wigtown Parish Church.
7:00 pm, Carols by Candlelight with the Creetown Silver band, 7 pm, Kirkcowan Parish Church.
7. Christmas Services:
Monday 18th December
7 pm, Christmas Carol Service, Sacred Heart Church.
Thursday 21st December
Wigtown School Christmas Assembly, 9:30 am, Wigtown Parish Church.
Sunday 24th December
10.00 am, Christmas Eve Christingle Service.
11:15 pm, Watchnight Service, Wigtown Baptist Church.
11.30 pm, Candlelight Watchnight Service. Kirkcowan Parish Church.
Monday 25th December
11.00 am at Wigtown Parish Church, Joint Christmas Day Family Service.
8. Saturday 10th February: Vocations Information day. Want to serve God in the Church of Scotland? It’s your call? Conforti Institute Coatbridge. Booking essential. To register contact the Ministries Council. Poster at the door.
9. Prayer Points:
Pray for those who are struggling in body, mind, heart or soul. Pray that the peace of God which passes all understanding will guard their hearts and minds in Christ Jesus (Phil. 4:7).
Pray as we approach Christmas that the message of the birth of the Saviour would be heard in the midst of all the trappings surrounding Christmas.
Pray for the Machars Basics Bank. This week’s needs are: Long Life Milk, Sugar, Pasta Sauce, Packet Rice, Tinned Vegetables, Coffee, Shampoo, Shower Gel and Toothpaste. Remember the Basics Bank Reverse Advent Calendar. See poster for details. Thanks so much for your continuing support.