The following Raffle Prizes have been won by
the following people and need to claim from the
Chapel House ASP:-
1st Prize - Luxury Christmas
Hamper – Catherine Pollock, 23 Fisher Avenue
2nd Prize - £25 Meal Voucher
– Rena Coll, 27 Meadow View, Cumbernauld
5th Prize – Children/s
Christmas Hamper – Stephen Kerr –
7 Foxdale Dr, Bonnybridge
6th Prize – Bottle of Finest
Malt Whisky – L. Burns, 55 South Dumbreck
8th Prize - £20 Meal Voucher
– M. Watkins, 3 Bogside Rd
9th Prize – Box of Luxury
Chocolates & Bottle of Wine – John Doyle,
1 Blenheim Court
10th Prize – Tin of Quality
Chocolates – Pat Docherty
12th Prize - Box of Luxury Chocolates
& Bottle of Wine – K McAteer, 4 Lennox
13th Prize - Box of Luxury Chocolates
& Bottle of Wine – Mary Lang
14th Prize – Box of Quality
Biscuits – M. Savage, 64 Arden Grove
15th Prize - Box of Luxury Chocolates
& Gents Haircut Voucher – M. Morrison,
3 Lochan Rd
All other prizes have been claimed
Thanks for everyone who donated prizes and bought
tickets for this raffle.
Approximately £1300 was raised - thank you!
What’s Happening This Week
10am - Teas in Hall
10:30am - Men’s Group
4.30pm - Legion of Mary
7.00pm - Parish Draw Group ‘A’
6-7pm - Choir
7:30pm - SSVP
8-10pm - Women’s Guild
1pm - Dementia Support Group
6.15pm - Youth Group Outing
In Your Prayers Please remember
the housebound, sick & anniversaries that occur at
Tea & Coffee in Hall there
will be no teas today, Sunday due to the lunch taking
place, but there will be teas tomorrow, Monday after Mass.
Your Gift to God & His Church
is greatly appreciated. Offertory: £1080 Thank you.
Please Note Mass on Wednesday
at 9.30am instead of 7pm due to Carols & Readings
New Parish Website will be launched
Thank you to all those who came out to our first Candlit
Mass on Wednesday. A big thank you to the children who
led us in the reading and prayers. Well done. This Wednesday
at 7pm we will have a Service of Carls and Readings read
by our young people Fr John Peter will hear confessions
before & during the service. After the service there
will be mulled wine, mince pies and goodies for the children
in the hall. Please be extra generous with your time.
This Sunday is Gift Sunday please
leave any gifts in the Mortuary chapel. Thank you.
Christmas Cards instead of writing
cards to parishioners why not write your name and greeting
on the tags at back of church & donation to SCIAF
and the tag will be put on the tree. Names will be published
on the 3rd Sunday of Advent. Names and donations need
to be in by THURSDAY.
SCIAF Real Gifts like warm blankets,
emergency water supply, a shelter for a family, school
books, chickens just to name a few. Contact Catherine
McGrath for more information.
“Not on your own at Christmas”
is a Community project organised by volunteers which started
in 2013. Our aims are to bring local people together who
live on their own or are full time carers for someone
in the home. Christmas is a special day and no one should
spend it alone. If you would like to join us for dinner
and friendship, entertainment and some fun, by the 18th
December 2017. Transport can be provided. Contact Anne
Russell on 821758 or email@example.com
Poinsettias the last couple of
years we have asked parishioners if they would like to
donate a poinsettia to the chapel for Christmas in memory
of loved ones. The response has been marvelous, so we
are hoping to do the same this year. If you would like
to donate one then please leave at the back of the chapel
anytime from Sunday 17th. If you would like to put a name
tag on it please feel free. Church open until 4pm Mon
- Fri, all day Saturday.
Columban Singers Carol Service
at Anderson Church tonight, Sunday 7pm
Readers For Christmas would our
Readers please sign up for slots over Festive season.
Piety Stall more stock &
boxed Christmas cards have arrived.
Mass times on Christmas Day
Vigil Mass (Sunday) 6pm.
Carols at 1145pm followed by Midnight Mass.
Christmas Morning 11am
Dementia Group's Christmas Treats
Wed 13th Dec. 2-4pm showing "lt's a Wonderful Life"
with festive refreshments & Wed 20th Dec the primary
children will be singing carols and light refreshments
served.2- 2.40pm in the church hall. All welcome. The
group will close on 20th Dec and reopen on Wed Jan 10th
Holy Calendars made by the Dementia
Group are on sale at back of Church - only £2.
Amazon Shopping. We recently
received £41.18 form Amazon. If you are planning
to shop with them, please go through our parish website.
Youth meetings with Archbishop Cushley
on the 3 Fridays of Advent in the cathedral hall starting
at 7pm. The archbishop is very keen that as many as our
15 to 30 year olds come together to share and develop
their faith. Fr Daniel is more than happy to provide transport
for those who would like to come along. Speak to him as
soon as possible.
Youth Conference (16-30yrs) Fr.
Daniel will be attending this from 27-29th Dec. See Fr.
Daniel for further details.
Building Fund - Second Collection
has been suspend until after Christmas period with the
exception of Sunday 10th Jan when there will be a special
collection for Justice & Peace.
Welcome to Edie Maria Toft who
was baptised last week and congratulations to her parents.
Parish Draw Reminder for promoters,
please note draw will take place on 11th & 18th Dec.
Fr Deighan will visit from Lennoxtown
this Saturday to celebrate the 9:30am Mass and hear confessions
May She Rest in Peace Please
remember in your prayers Catherine Kelly who died on 7th
December and funeral arrangements to be confirmed.
Youth meetings with Archbishop Cushley
will take place on the three Fridays of Advent in the
Cathedral hall starting at 7pm. The archbishop is very
keen that as many as our 15 to 30 year olds come together
to share and develop their faith. Fr Daniel is more than
happy to provide transport for those who would like to
come along. Speak to him as soon as possible.
Our joint Choir have changed
their meeting evening to a Tuesday from 6 - 7pm. New and
former members very welcome. The group have started rehearsing
for Advent and Christmas.
Readers Rotas are
ready to be picked from the Mortuary Chapel or by clicking
Eucharistic Ministers Rota is
available by clicking here