Easter Sunday, 1st April 2018 at 11am

BELLSHILL CENTRAL PARISH CHURCH OF SCOTLAND

EASTER SUNDAY – 1ST APRIL 2018 AT 11 O’CLOCK

Choir Introit – Jesus is Risen – Alleluia!

Opening Responses

Minister – The Lord is Risen!
Congregation – He is Risen indeed! Alleluia!

HYMN – See what a morning! (Sheet)

Easter Acclamation

Introduction to Easter Drama

(Please stand to join in the Hymns during the drama)

  • Palm Sunday (including the Hymn We have a King – Sheet)
  • The Last Supper (including the Hymn MP 988 How deep the Father’s love for us) ~ During Communion the choir will sing “Take and Eat”
  • Denial and Arrest
  • Jesus before Pilate
  • Soldiers mock Jesus
  • Crucifixion (including the Hymn MP 85 Come and see)
  • Jesus is Risen! (including the Hymn MP 357 Jesus Christ is Risen today)
  • Jesus among His disciples (including the Hymn Come people of the risen King – Sheet)

Prayer of Thanksgiving and for Others (Jim Grier)

Offering Uplifted and Dedicated (Rev Kevin de Beer)

HYMN 689 – Thine be the Glory, Risen Conquering Son

Benediction and Sung Amen

Sunday 1st October 2017 @ 11.00am

Order for Worship

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Harvest Thanksgiving

We prepare to worship God
Welcome and Church Notices
Choir Introit – When all thy mercies (Godre’r Coed)
Call to worship
HYMN 152 For the beauty of the earth
Prayer and Lord’s prayer
We worship with the Children
Talk with the Children
HYMN (sheet) Bless the Lord O my soul (10,000 Reasons)
Offering and Dedication
We listen to God’s Word
1st READING: Ecclesiastes 11:7-12:13
ANTHEM Look at the world (John Rutter)
2nd READING: Revelation 2:1-7 (read by a Church Member)
HYMN 494 O, for a closer walk with God
SERMON: Before the stars go dark
We respond as Christ’s folk
HYMN 882 Lord of all hopefulness (t. Slane)
Prayers for others
HYMN 224 He who would valiant be
Benediction and 3-fold Amen
We go out into the world to LOVE and to SERVE

 

Sunday 9th July 2017 at 11 o’clock

isaiah-25-1I really do love you, please let me help you

We prepare to Worship God
Welcome and Intimations (session clerk)
Introit Welcome everybody, it’s good to see you here
Call to worship
Hymn 13 All hail the power of Jesus’ name
Prayer and Lord’s Prayer
We worship with the Young Folk
Time with the children
Hymn Our God is a great big God
Offering
Anthem CH4 575 Over my head, I hear music in the air
We listen for God’s Word
Reading/s Isaiah 25:1-9 and Luke 14:1-15
Hymn 702 Through all the changing scenes of life
Sermon
We respond as Christ’s Folk
Hymn 385 Jesus, the name high over all
Prayers of intercession
Hymn 200 Great is Thy faithfulness
Benediction and three-fold amen
We go out, to Love and to Serve

Tea and Coffee are served after this service.  All are warmly invited.

Sunday 6th November 2016 at 10.45am

All Saints Day.

Entry of choir & minister
Welcome and Intimations (session clerk)
Choir Introit – HGSP 741 Glory to you, O Lord (t. Darwall’s 148th)
Call to worship: Wisdom of Solomon 3 (selected portions)
Hymn 152 For the beauty of the earth (t. Dix) (Bible is placed in pulpit)
Prayer and Lord’s Prayer
Time with Children
Children’s Hymn 640 The Church’s one foundation
Offering uplifted by duty team (organ music: Reflection “Let Saints Appear” Lani Smith)
Anthem – All that I am – William Himes
Reading/s Genesis 3:14-21 and Revelation 21:1-6a
Hymn 770 Will your anchor hold in the storms of life?
Sermon
Hymn 201 Guide me O Thou Great Jehovah
Prayer of Intercession
Hymn 689 Thine be the Glory
Benediction and three fold amen (Sung)
Postlude: For all the Saints (Sine Nomine) Lani Smith

Please join with us in the hall afterwards where tea and coffee are served, and enjoy and chat and further fellowship.

Sunday 9th October 2016 @ 10.45am

A Warm Welcome awaits you at Bellshill Central Parish Church.  All are welcome to our service of worship.

Welcome and Intimations (session clerk)
Choir Introit – Awake my soul and with the sun (MP 804 vs 1&7)
Call to worship: 1 Corinthians 10:31
Hymn 418 Lift up your heads to the coming King (Bible is placed in pulpit)
Prayer and Lord’s Prayer
Time with Children
Children’s Hymn 52 God sent His Son
Offering
Anthem – All that I am (Wm Hime)
Reading/s 1 John 2:1-14 and Matthew 6: 5-15
Hymn 102 Come, Thou long expected Jesus (Stuttgart)
Sermon – You are an example…
Hymn 251 How sweet the name of Jesus sounds
Prayer of Intercession
Hymn 379 Jesus shall reign (Warrington)
Benediction and three fold amen (Sung)

Sunday 2nd October 2016 @ 7pm

Big Hymn SingThe Big Sing Poster

Rejoice the Lord is King
Colours of Day – Light up the Fire
Salvation belongs to our God
By cool siloam
O God of Bethel
Dear Lord and Father of Mankind
In Christ Alone
Tell out my soul
Amazing Grace
At the Name of Jesus
King of Kings, Majesty
Will your anchor hold
Ye servants of God
The day You Gave us

Raising much needed funds for St. Andrew’s Hospice, Airdrie.

If you’re a choir singer please come along and form part of our huge BIG SING choir.   Just bring along a copy of CH4 (Church Hymnary 4th Edition) or Hymns of Glory Songs of Praise and you’ll find most of the music there.  

THE NOW FAMOUS BELLSHILL CENTRAL CUPPA WILL BE SERVED IN THE HALL AFTERWARDS.  

Sunday 2nd October 2016 @ 10:45am

Harvest Thanksgiving

Welcome and Intimations (session clerk)
Choir Introit – Come you thankful people come
Call to worship
Hymn 152 For the beauty of the earth (tune Dix)
Prayer and Lord’s Prayer
Time with Children – celebrating the harvest
Children’s Hymn 732 We plough the fields and scatter
Offering
Anthem – God who made the Earth (Korean melody, arr. J Bell)
Reading/s 1 Kings 19:1-18 and Mark 6:30-44
Hymn 557 Praise God from whom all blessings flow
Sermon
Hymn 4 Abide with me
Prayer of Intercession
Hymn 689 Thine be the glory
Benediction and three fold amen (Sung)
Organ Postlude – Now thank we all our God (Karg Elert)

Please join with us in the hall after this service for our annual Harvest Lunch in aid of Church Funds.   Tickets are available and can be reserved via the contact us page, or simply pay on the day.   Everyone is warmly welcomed in praise, thanks and fellowship.

Sunday 18th September 2016 @ 10.45am

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Welcome and Intimations (session clerk)
Choir Introit HGSP 6 God shall endure for aye (t. Stroudwater)
Call to worship: Psalm 9 Brandt version
Hymn 506 Oh Lord my God when I in awesome wonder
Prayer and Lord’s Prayer
Time with Children
Children’s Hymn 88 Come bless the Lord
Offering
Anthem “Love Divine” John Stainer
Reading/s Psalm 23, Genesis 12:1-8 and Revelation 22:1-5
Hymn 649 The King of love my shepherd is (tune St Columba Erin)
Sermon “You are Psalm 23”
Hymn 94 Come, let us sing of a wonderful love
Prayer of Intercession
Hymn 656 The Lord is King! Lift up thy voice

Sunday 11th September 2016 @ 10.45am

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Welcome and Intimations (session clerk)
Call to worship: Matthew 7:24-25
Hymn 372 Jesus lover of my soul (Bible is placed in pulpit)
Prayer and Lord’s Prayer
Time with Children
Children’s Hymn 128 Father God I wonder
Offering
Reading/s (read by a church member) 1 Corinthians 3:11-17 and 1 Peter 2:1-10
Hymn 64 Break thou the bread of life
Sermon
Hymn 275 I heard the voice of Jesus say
Holy Communion
Hymn 415 Let us with a gladsome mind
Benediction and three fold amen (Sung)

Organ music including 

  • Jesus the Lord said “I am the bread” by G Morrison
  • He shall feed his flock; Handel
  • Adagio for Strings; Barber 

Sunday 4th September 2016 @ 10.45am

Welcome and Intimations (session clerk)
Choir Introit – Morning has broken
Call to worship: Psalm 1 (Brandt)
Hymn 560 Praise my soul the king of heaven (Bible is placed in pulpit)
Prayer and Lord’s Prayer
Time with Children
Children’s Hymn 185 God is good we sing and shout it
Offering
Reading/s (read by a church member) Galatians 5:16-26 and John 15:1-11
Hymn 67 Breathe on me, breath of God (t. Carlisle)
Sermon – You are a branch of the True Vine. (Rev Kevin de Beer)
Hymn 352 I’ve found a friend, o such a friend (t. How deep the Father’s love)
Prayer of Intercession
Hymn 201 Guide me, O Thou great Jehovah
Benediction and three fold amen (Sung)

Young Church resumes today (4th September) – all young folks are very welcome – mums and dads too!

Tea & Coffee are served after the church service in the church hall – we hope as many as possible will stay behind for this time of friendship and fellowship.