Christmas Eve service on Saturday 24th December is at 7.30pm in the Church. Our Young Church will lead us in their Christmas Nativity play which will involve the children and some adults from the congregation. Your favourite carols will be included in this great opportunity to come together as we get ready to celebrate Christmas. You are encouraged to wear your Christmas Jumpers, hats and ties to brighten the atmosphere even more. There will be Christmas Refreshments served afterwards in the hall.
Our Christmas Day Service on Sunday 25 December takes place at 10.30am (please note the earlier time) at Bellshill Central Church, 346 Main Street. This is a shorter service suitable for all ages – especially children. You are encouraged to bring along a Christmas Gift to show off and wear your Christmas Jumper and Hat (or tie!). Activities for children and young adults are available in our Young Church groups that meets during the morning service. All are warmly welcome to our service of worship. We’re a warm and welcoming church family at the heart of Bellshill. We would love to see you join us.
Advance Notice of Joint services in the New Year with St Andrew’s UF Church are:
Sunday 1st January 2017 at 11 o’clock in Bellshill Central Parish Church and Sunday 8th January 2017 in St Andrew’s UF Church. Normal services at 10.45am resume in Bellshill Central Church on Sunday 15th January 2017.
A massive thank you to all you helped organise our Christmas fundraising and social event on Saturday 3rd December. We were treated to A Shoppers Carol service in the Church from 12noon with carols and readings and a humorous retelling of the Christmas Story, then we were seated from 1pm in the hall for Christmas Afternoon tea, with a sumptuous spread provided, friendly banter, Christmas music and even a visit from Santa. Thank you to those who donated items and gifts for our Christmas raffle. We raised in excess of £1100.00 for our Church funds – and we thank everyone for your contribution to this fantastic amount.
Our church guild next meets on Monday 9th January at 1.30pm All ladies and gents are welcome to come along to a warm and welcoming group, full of fellowship. Full event details for the year are available online.
Church choir next meets on Friday 6th January at 7.30pm All are welcome to come along and join us.
Friday night club – a club for all ages – including crafts, games, table tennis and refreshments – resumes in the Church Hall on Friday 13th January from 7pm in the church halls. Families welcomed
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