1. Welcome to our Sunday 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 Hut, Penninghame
Evening Services: 6:30 pm, Penninghame Parish Church.
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.
Choir Rehearsal, 7:30 pm, Wigtown Parish Church.
4. Tuesday: Presbytery, 7 pm, Mochrum Church.
Guild, 7:30 pm, Lesser Hall. Christmas crafts.
5. Thursday: Prayer and Bible Study, 7:30 pm, the Manse.
6. Saturday: The Choir will be singing at the County Buildings, Wigtown from 11 am.
7. Next Sunday: Morning Star Cantata.
Morning Services, Wigtown Parish Church 10:00 am.
Kirkcowan Parish Church 11:30 am.
Evening Service,7 pm, Wigtown Baptist Church.
8. Monday 11th December: Guild Carol afternoon, 2pm, with mince pies and shortbread afterwards. Wigtown Church Hall.
9. Thursday 14th December: Christmas Memorial Service, 7 pm, St. John’s Church, North Strand St. Stranraer. For families who have suffered the loss of a child.
10. Saturday 16th December: The Choir will be singing at the Kirkcowan Village Hall 2:30 pm.
11. Thursday 21st December: Wigtown School Christmas Assembly, 9:30 am, Wigtown Parish Church.
12. Christmas Services:
Sunday December 17th
10.00 am, Morning Worship.
3.00 pm, 9 Lessons and Carols, Wigtown Parish Church.
Monday 18th December
7 pm, Christmas Carol Service, Sacred Heart church.
Sunday December 24th
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 December 25th
11.00 am at Wigtown Parish Church, Joint Christmas Day Family Service.
13. 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.
14. 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, Coffee, Jams/Preserves, Packet Rice, Tinned Ready Meals, Corned Beef and Tinned Potatoes. Remember the Basics Bank Reverse Advent Calendar. See poster for details. Thanks so much for your continuing support.