Central Church weekly round up

Bellshill Central Parish Church is YOUR town centre Church of Scotland presence. We’ve been here at 346 Main Street proclaiming the Good News for over 143 years and we’d love to have you join with us. We meet weekly for worship every Sunday at 11am where adults and young folks meet together. And also at various points throughout the week during the day and in the evenings.


This coming Sunday Rev Kevin de Beer conducts our service and our Young Church a ti ities begin for a new session. The readings are from Psalm 139 & Romans 11:29-36. The hymns are I to the hills will lift mine eyes, He’s got the whole world, You are before me and Christ be our Light. Straight after the service our monthly tea and coffee is served in the hall and we encourage all ages to enjoy fellowship together.
The service will be live streamed Via our website and YouTube channel for those wishing to take part live or later on catch up. If you would like a tape, CD or dvd of the service these can be made available by speaking to Drew Aitken.

Young Church resumes on Sunday 1st September for anyone of school age. We also have creche facilities for the youngest of visitors. Our activities promote an atmosphere of learning teaching and growing. We believe this is simply the best start you could give your children and young adults. Simply meet in the church. Sit with the kids at the front or you’re welcome in the pews with the adults you came along with. After the second hymn you go through to the hall for young church.
On Saturday 31st August from 10am to 1pm there is a breakfast coffee morning at the church, where you can have the world famous Bellshill Central roll and sausage along with fine company. You won’t be beaten on quality or price anywhere else on the Main Street!
Heart and Sole, our walking group meets on Tuesday 3rd September at 7pm at the church. This is an open group and anyone is welcome to come along. We enjoy a brisk 45minute walk followed by tea back at the hall. Two legged and four legged creatures equally welcome!

The funeral service for the late Nan Orr takes place in Bellshill Central Parish Church on Wednesday 28th August at 3pm. Please remember the family in your prayers.

The funeral service for the late William Cameron (Bill) has still to be finalised. Please look at the Church website and Facebook pages for details. Pleaser remember his daughters Seonaid and Morag, and their husbands and children in your thoughts and prayers.

Our activities are starting up after the summer.
  • Music Makers and Shakers have classes on Wednesday mornings and you are promised a fun time if you come along, Arlene looks forward to seeing you. Book your place at https://musicmakersandshakers.class4kids.co.uk

    • Friday Night club are once again meeting in Fridays at 7.30pm in the church hall on a fortnightly basis. Bring your crafts. Table tennis is available for the more energetic and card making and various projects for Christmas take place. Next club is on 6th September.
  • Friday Night club are once again meeting in Fridays at 7.30pm in the church hall on a fortnightly basis. Bring your crafts. Table tennis is available for the more energetic and card making and various projects for Christmas take place. Next club is on 6th September.
Advance dates:
  • Sunday 8th September at 11am, communion service. There will be a retiral offering as you leave.
  • Tuesday 10th September at 7.30pm board and sessions meetings.
  • Friday 13th September at 7.15pm, church choir resumes
  • Sunday 15th September at 11am, the church guild lead our service.
  • Friday 20th September at 7.00pm, our annual Church quiz. Tickets available. Get your teams organised.
Our church buildings are available to hire for the whole community. Whether you’re after a large hall, a small office or the church itself, we have spaces available to suit. We have a cuy functional kitchen with ample room to prepare foodetc. We have a fully accessible disabled toilet with baby changing facilities. Our halls and church are fitted with WiFi. The church has large screens and sound system suitable for meetings and presentations. Our hall has portable audio visual equipment available upon request.

Finally, we invite you to join with our minister in his weekly YouTube podcasts. Look up Kevin de Beer on YouTube. His inspirational and thoughtful messages are watched all around the world. You can also look at some of his archive videos from his Word on Wednesday series, or 21 words.

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