Welcome

 

16th August 2022

We have recently received an update on the Mission Plan and how it will affect the Churches in Grangemouth.

The details are published in the “Zetland Church – Our Future” tab near the top of this page.

 

16th August 2022

Morning Worship: On Sunday 21st August morning worship will commence in Church at 10.30am and will be led by June.

The Sunday School will meet after their summer break. Please bring along your children/grandchildren. Pam, Ann and Laura are eager to see the children again. 

Tea & Coffee will be available after service.

Boy’s Brigade: We will have an enrollment night on Tuesday, 30th August 2022, 6,30 – 7.00 pm, in Zetland Parish Church Hall.

Zetland Stitchers: We will resume our fortnightly meetings in The Church Hall on Tuesday 13 September, from 2-4pm.

If you enjoy knitting and nattering – or even sewing, crochet and nattering, then It would be great to have you join our group! Please contact Joan H.

United Worship: On Sunday 28th August a United Worship will take place at Abbotsgrange Church at 10.30am and be led by Alison and Ronald. As this is also the day of the Duck Race and also the re-opening of Zetland Park please come along early and park or walk to Church. The Duck Race begins at 10am.

Our small Choir has approximately 12 people who will sing the Zetland Park song. If you would like to join them, please contact Woody or Alison.

Children’s Fun-Day at KHR: On Saturday 20th August there will be a Children’s Fun-Day at KHR

REHIS: If you handle or prepare food or drink, either in your own home or in the Church kitchen, for any activity related to the Church a Royal Environmental Health Institute of Scotland (REHIS) qualification is required. If you already have a qualification please consider doing an up to date refresher. Successful completion of this course allows you to prepare food at home to be brought into Church.

If you would like to do an online REHIS training course, which is currently free, please contact either Margaret C. or Alison.

Falkirk Foodbank: As with many organisations the Foodbank is looking for any volunteers to help. Please speak to Julia if your would like to know more.

Ukraine: Please continue to pray for all those associated with the people of Ukraine.

Car Parking: Parking spaces at the side of the Church Manse are for those with mobility issues only please.

Covid: The wearing of face coverings is no longer compulsory and it is now an individual choice if you wish to continue wearing a face covering in Church and you are very welcome to do so if you so choose.

Hand Sanitiser; Hand sanitiser will still be available at church entrances.

Ventilation: Due to the increased air flow in the Sanctuary for Covid ventilation reasons, please be prepared to put on additional clothing while attending Church.

 

 

7th August 2022

Morning Worship: On Sunday 14th August morning worship will commence in Church at 10.30am and will be led by the Rev John Brown. On this Sunday there will be Pulpit Exchanges in Grangemouth and Alison will be at the Kirk of the Holy Rood.

Tea & Coffee will be available after service.

Kirk Session Meeting: The Kirk Session will meet in the Church Hall on Monday 15th August at 7.00pm

Sunday School: The Sunday School will resume on Sunday 21st August in the Church Hall at 10.20am. Please bring along your children/grandchildren. Pam, Ann and Laura are eager to see the children again.

Alison has letters to be delivered inviting our young people back and if anyone would like to help to deliver the letters please see Alison.

Boy’s Brigade: We will have an enrollment night on Tuesday, 30th August 2022, 6,30 – 7.00 pm, in Zetland Parish Church Hall.

Zetland Stitchers: We will resume our fortnightly meetings in The Church Hall on Tuesday 13 September, from 2-4pm.

If you enjoy knitting and nattering – or even sewing, crochet and nattering, then It would be great to have you join our group! Please contact Joan H.

United Worship: On Sunday 28th August a United Worship will take place at Abbotsgrange Church at 10.30am and be led by Alison and Ronald. As this is also the day of the Duck Race and also the re-opening of Zetland Park please come along early and park or walk to Church. The Duck Race begins at 10am.

Our small Choir has approximately 12 people who will sing the Zetland Park song. If you would like to join them, please contact Woody or Alison.

CoG;s Wild Worship Holiday Club: Wednesday 10th August to Friday 12th August in Zetland Park from 10.30am till 12.30pm Bring a packed lunch along and adults have to accompany children. We look forward to seeing you all there. A wet weather option is to use Abbotsgrange Church Hall

Children’s Fun-Day at KHR: On Saturday 20th August there will be a Children’s Fun-Day at KHR

REHIS: If you handle or prepare food or drink, either in your own home or in the Church kitchen, for any activity related to the Church a Royal Environmental Health Institute of Scotland (REHIS) qualification is required. If you already have a qualification please consider doing an up to date refresher. Successful completion of this course allows you to prepare food at home to be brought into Church.

If you would like to do an online REHIS training course, which is currently free, please contact either Margaret C. or Alison.

Falkirk Foodbank: As with many organisations the Foodbank is looking for any volunteers to help. Please speak to Julia if your would like to know more.

Ukraine: Please continue to pray for all those associated with the people of Ukraine.

Car Parking: Parking spaces at the side of the Church Manse are for those with mobility issues only please.

Covid: The wearing of face coverings is no longer compulsory and it is now an individual choice if you wish to continue wearing a face covering in Church and you are very welcome to do so if you so choose.

Hand Sanitiser; Hand sanitiser will still be available at church entrances.

Ventilation: Due to the increased air flow in the Sanctuary for Covid ventilation reasons, please be prepared to put on additional clothing while attending Church.

 

2nd August 2022

Morning Worship: On Sunday 7th August morning worship will commence in Church at 10.30am, include the Sacrament of Baptism and be led by Alison.

If you are unable to attend Church the morning service can be viewed live, online on our Facebook page:  Zetland Parish Church , Grangemouth – Home | Facebook

Tea & Coffee will be available after service.

Church Magazine: Our next Church Magazine is planned to be published in time for the Elders to deliver the magazine before Communion on Sunday 4th September.

Therefore please send any articles that you would like to be included in the Church Magazine to Catherine W. at her usual email address by Sunday 7th August at the latest please.

The Publication Group members are Martha R., Marion McP., Margaret M., Elspeth S. and Catherine W.

Biblical Passage: If you would like to learn more about a particular biblical topic or passage in the sermon/addresses over the next few months – please let Alison know.

REHIS: If you handle or prepare food or drink, either in your own home or in the Church kitchen, for any activity related to the Church a Royal Environmental Health Institute of Scotland (REHIS) qualification is required. If you already have a qualification please consider doing an up to date refresher. Successful completion of this course allows you to prepare food at home to be brought into Church.

If you would like to do an online REHIS training course, which is currently free, please contact either Margaret C. or Alison.

Falkirk Foodbank: As with many organisations the Foodbank is looking for any volunteers to help. Please speak to Julia if your would like to know more.

CoG;s Wild Worship Holiday Club: Wednesday 10th August to Friday 12th August in Zetland Park from 10.30am till 12.30pm Bring a packed lunch along and adults have to accompany children. We look forward to seeing you all there. A wet weather option is to use Abbotsgrange Church Hall

 Praise In The Park: The next Praise In The Park will be held on Saturday 13th August at 10am

Ukraine: Please continue to pray for all those associated with the people of Ukraine.

Car Parking: Parking spaces at the side of the Church Manse are for those with mobility issues only please.

Covid: The wearing of face coverings is no longer compulsory and it is now an individual choice if you wish to continue wearing a face covering in Church and you are very welcome to do so if you so choose.

Hand Sanitiser; Hand sanitiser will still be available at church entrances.

Ventilation: Due to the increased air flow in the Sanctuary for Covid ventilation reasons, please be prepared to put on additional clothing while attending Church.

 

 

24th July 2022

Morning Worship: On Sunday 31st July there will be NO Sunday Service in Zetland Parish Church.

Instead a United Service will be held in the Kirk of The Holy Rood Church in Grangemouth at 11.00am. If you need transport or know of someone who would like a lift please get in touch with Alison. We must get in the habit of worshiping together.

On Sunday 7th August morning worship will be held by Alison, commencing at 10.30am and will include the Sacrament of Baptism.

If you are unable to attend Church the morning service can be viewed live, online on our Facebook page:  Zetland Parish Church , Grangemouth – Home | Facebook 

Tea & Coffee will be available after service.

Church Magazine: Our next Church Magazine is planned to be published in time for the Elders to deliver the magazine before Communion on Sunday 4th September.

Therefore please send any articles that you would like to be included in the Church Magazine to Catherine W. at her usual email address by Sunday 7th August at the latest please.

The Publication Group members are Martha R., Marion McP., Margaret M., Elspeth S. and Catherine W.

United Service: The next United Service will be in the Kirk of The Holy Rood on Sunday 31st July at 11am

Biblical Passage: If you would like to learn more about a particular biblical topic or passage in the sermon/addresses over the next few months – please let Alison know.

REHIS: If you handle or prepare food or drink, either in your own home or in the Church kitchen, for any activity related to the Church a Royal Environmental Health Institute of Scotland (REHIS) qualification is required. If you already have a qualification please consider doing an up to date refresher. Successful completion of this course allows you to prepare food at home to be brought into Church.

If you would like to do an online REHIS training course, which is currently free, please contact either Margaret C. or Alison.

Zetland Park Reopening: The Council are looking for some people (small choir) who may wish to lead the Zetland Park song at 1.30pm. If you would like to take part please contact Woody or Alison.

Falkirk Trinity: In 2019 a group of 12 people went on a Vine Trust building expedition to Kazunzu in Tanzania and were involved in constructing the first cluster of houses which provided a home, in a family environment, for orphaned children. Since then, homes, a central meeting place and a fish farm have been created.

In May 2023 a small group are planning to return to assist with building. If you would like to be part of the team, Falkirk Trinity would welcome you. For further details, please see Alison, It will bee an enjoyable, tiring and truly unforgettable experience. 

Falkirk Foodbank: As with many organisations the Foodbank is looking for any volunteers to help. Please speak to Julia if your would like to know more.

CoG;s Wild Worship Holiday Club: Wednesday 10th August to Friday 12th August in Zetland Park from 10.30am till 12.30pm Bring a packed lunch along and adults have to accompany children. We look forward to seeing you all there. A wet weather option is to use Abbotsgrange Church Hall

 Praise In The Park: The next Praise In The Park will be held on Saturday 13th August at 10am

Ukraine: Please continue to pray for all those associated with the people of Ukraine.

Car Parking: Parking spaces at the side of the Church Manse are for those with mobility issues only please.

Covid: The wearing of face coverings is no longer compulsory and it is now an individual choice if you wish to continue wearing a face covering in Church and you are very welcome to do so if you so choose.

Hand Sanitiser; Hand sanitiser will still be available at church entrances.

Ventilation: Due to the increased air flow in the Sanctuary for Covid ventilation reasons, please be prepared to put on additional clothing while attending Church.

 

21st July 2022

We have recently received an update from Ruth Webster, in Nepal and it is published in the’ Ruth in Nepal’ tab at the top of this page.

Thanks to Elspeth for sharing this message with us.

 

17th July 2022

Morning Worship: On Sunday 24th July morning worship will commence in Church at 10.30am and be led by our Minister, Alison.

If you are unable to attend Church the morning service can be viewed live, online on our Facebook page:  Zetland Parish Church , Grangemouth – Home | Facebook 

Tea & Coffee will be available after service.

 

United Service: The next United Service will be in the Kirk of The Holy Rood on Sunday 31st July at 11am

Biblical Passage: If you would like to learn more about a particular biblical topic or passage in the sermon/addresses over the next few months – please let Alison know.

REHIS: If you handle or prepare food or drink, either in your own home or in the Church kitchen, for any activity related to the Church a Royal Environmental Health Institute of Scotland (REHIS) qualification is required. If you already have a qualification please consider doing an up to date refresher. Successful completion of this course allows you to prepare food at home to be brought into Church.

If you would like to do an online REHIS training course, which is currently free, please contact either Margaret C. or Alison.

Falkirk Foodbank: As with many organisations the Foodbank is looking for any volunteers to help. Please speak to Julia if your would like to know more.

Church Magazine: Our next Church Magazine is planned to be published in time for the Elders to deliver the magazine before Communion on Sunday 4th September.

Therefore please send any articles that you would like to be included in the Church Magazine to Catherine W. at her usual email address by Sunday 7th August at the latest please.

The Publication Group members are Martha R., Marion McP., Margaret M., Elspeth S. and Catherine W.

CoG;s Wild Worship Holiday Club: Wednesday 10th August to Friday 12th August in Zetland Park from 10.30am till 12.30pm Bring a packed lunch along and adults have to accompany children. We look forward to seeing you all there. A wet weather option is to use Abbotsgrange Church Hall

 Praise In The Park: The next Praise In The Park will be held on Saturday 13th August at 10am

Ukraine: Please continue to pray for all those associated with the people of Ukraine.

Car Parking: Parking spaces at the side of the Church Manse are for those with mobility issues only please.

Covid: The wearing of face coverings is no longer compulsory and it is now an individual choice if you wish to continue wearing a face covering in Church and you are very welcome to do so if you so choose.

Hand Sanitiser; Hand sanitiser will still be available at church entrances.

Ventilation: Due to the increased air flow in the Sanctuary for Covid ventilation reasons, please be prepared to put on additional clothing while attending Church.

 

 

 

 

10th July 2022

Morning Worship: On Sunday 17th July morning worship will commence in Church at 10.30am and be led by Woody and June.

**It might not be possible to live stream the morning service this week.** If you are unable to attend Church the morning service can be viewed live, online on our Facebook page:  Zetland Parish Church , Grangemouth – Home | Facebook 

Tea & Coffee will be available after service.

United Service: The next United Service will be in the Kirk of The Holy Rood on Sunday 31st July at 11am

Biblical Passage: If you would like to learn more about a particular biblical topic or passage in the sermon/addresses over the next few months – please let Alison know.

REHIS: If you handle or prepare food or drink, either in your own home or in the Church kitchen, for any activity related to the Church a Royal Environmental Health Institute of Scotland (REHIS) qualification is required. If you already have a qualification please consider doing an up to date refresher. Successful completion of this course allows you to prepare food at home to be brought into Church.

If you would like to do an online REHIS training course, which is currently free, please contact either Margaret C. or Alison.

Falkirk Foodbank: As with many organisations the Foodbank is looking for any volunteers to help. Please speak to Julia if your would like to know more.

Grangemouth Horticultural Society: The local horticultural society are holding a flower show in Grangemouth Town Hall on Saturday 16th July and are looking for help with preparing and serving teas and coffees at the event. If you would like to help please contact Alison or Margaret C.

             

Church Magazine: Our next Church Magazine is planned to be published in time for the Elders to deliver the magazine before Communion on Sunday 4th September.

Therefore please send any articles that you would like to be included in the Church Magazine to Catherine W. at her usual email address by Sunday 7th August at the latest please.

The Publication Group members are Martha R., Marion McP., Margaret M., Elspeth S. and Catherine W.

CoG;s Wild Worship Holiday Club: Wednesday 10th August to Friday 12th August in Zetland Park from 10.30am till 12.30pm Bring a packed lunch along and adults have to accompany children. We look forward to seeing you all there. A wet weather option is to use Abbotsgrange Church Hall

 Praise In The Park: The next Praise In The Park will be held on Saturday 13th August at 10am

Ukraine: Please continue to pray for all those associated with the people of Ukraine.

Car Parking: Parking spaces at the side of the Church Manse are for those with mobility issues only please.

Covid: The wearing of face coverings is no longer compulsory and it is now an individual choice if you wish to continue wearing a face covering in Church and you are very welcome to do so if you so choose.

Hand Sanitiser; Hand sanitiser will still be available at church entrances.

Ventilation: Due to the increased air flow in the Sanctuary for Covid ventilation reasons, please be prepared to put on additional clothing while attending Church.

 

 

3rd July 2022

Morning Worship: On Sunday 10th July morning worship will commence in Church at 10.30am and be led by Alison.

If you are unable to attend Church the morning service can be viewed live, online on our Facebook page:  Zetland Parish Church , Grangemouth – Home | Facebook

Tea & Coffee will be available after service.

Pulpit Exchanges: Pulpit Exchanges will take place on Sunday 17th July.

United Service: The next United Service will be in the Kirk of The Holy Rood on Sunday 31st July at 11am

Biblical Passage: If you would like to learn more about a particular biblical topic or passage in the sermon/addresses over the next few months – please let Alison know.

Falkirk Foodbank: As with many organisations the Foodbank is looking for any volunteers to help. Please speak to Julia if your would like to know more.

Zetland Park Grand Reopening: The Council are looking for some people (small choir) who may wish to lead the Zetland Park song at 1.30pm. If you would like to take part please contact Woody or Alison.

REHIS: If you handle or prepare food or drink, either in your own home or in the Church kitchen, for any activity related to the Church a Royal Environmental Health Institute of Scotland (REHIS) qualification is required. If you already have a qualification please consider doing an up to date refresher. Successful completion of this course allows you to prepare food at home to be brought into Church.

If you would like to do an online REHIS training course, which is currently free, please contact either Margaret C. or Alison.

Church Magazine: Our next Church Magazine is planned to be published in time for the Elders to deliver the magazine before Communion on Sunday 4th September.

Therefore please send any articles that you would like to be included in the Church Magazine to Catherine W. at her usual email address by Sunday 7th August at the latest please.

The Publication Group members are Martha R., Marion McP., Margaret M., Elspeth S. and Catherine W.

CoG;s Wild Worship Holiday Club: Wednesday 10th August to Friday 12th August in Zetland Park from 10.30am till 12.30pm Bring a packed lunch along and adults have to accompany children. We look forward to seeing you all there. A wet weather option is to use Abbotsgrange Church Hall

 Praise In The Park: The next Praise In The Park will be held on Saturday 13th August at 10am

Ukraine: Please continue to pray for all those associated with the people of Ukraine.

Car Parking: Parking spaces at the side of the Church Manse are for those with mobility issues only please.

Covid: The wearing of face coverings is no longer compulsory and it is now an individual choice if you wish to continue wearing a face covering in Church and you are very welcome to do so if you so choose.

Hand Sanitiser; Hand sanitiser will still be available at church entrances.

Ventilation: Due to the increased air flow in the Sanctuary for Covid ventilation reasons, please be prepared to put on additional clothing while attending Church.

 

 

26th June 2022

We have recently received an update from Ruth, in Nepal and it is published in the Ruth in Nepal tab at the top of this page.

Thanks to Elspeth for sharing this message with us.

 

26th June 2022

Morning Worship: On Sunday 3rd July morning worship will commence in Church at 10.30am and be led by Alison.

If you are unable to attend Church the morning service can be viewed live, online on our Facebook page:  Zetland Parish Church , Grangemouth – Home | Facebook

Tea & Coffee will be available after service.

Praise In The Park: A Praise In The Park get together will be held in Zetland Park on Sunday 3rd July at 2pm. Please meet at the new stage area and bring along your own picnic.

Pulpit Exchanges: Pulpit Exchanges will take place on Sunday 17th July.

United Service: The next United Service will be in the Kirk of The Holy Rood on Sunday 31st July at 11am

Biblical Passage: If you would like to learn more about a particular biblical topic or passage in the sermon/addresses over the next few months – please let Alison know.

 Volunteer Cleaners: Thank you to our volunteer Church cleaners who were standing in due to holiday cover this week. Your help is much appreciated by all.

Holiday Club: The next Holiday Club Meeting will be on Monday 1st August in Klondyke Garden Centre.

Church Flowers: Thank you to Helen B. and Annette W. who have volunteered to help with the Church flowers. If your name was on the rota previously or your would like to add your name to donate flowers/money for flowers to be distributed to Church members, please speak to Helen at this time. They aim for two bunches of flowers, costing £30 in total resuming on 15th May.

Foodbank – The foodbank is in great need of unbranded foodstuffs and groceries but not toothpaste at the moment. If you would like to donate, please bring along any groceries to the Church.

Ukraine: Please continue to pray for all those associated with the people of Ukraine.

Car Parking: Parking spaces at the side of the Church Manse are for those with mobility issues only please.

Covid: The wearing of face coverings is no longer compulsory and it is now an individual choice if you wish to continue wearing a face covering in Church and you are very welcome to do so if you so choose.

Hand Sanitiser; Hand sanitiser will still be available at church entrances.

Ventilation: Due to the increased air flow in the Sanctuary for Covid ventilation reasons, please be prepared to put on additional clothing while attending Church.

 

22nd June 2022

United Service: A United Service of the three congregations of Grangemouth will be held in Zetland Parish Church on Sunday 26th June at 10.30am.

Biblical Passage: If you would like to learn more about a particular biblical topic or passage in the sermon/addresses over the next few months – please let Alison know.

Tea & Coffee will be available after service.

Praise In The Park: A Praise In The Park get together will be held in Zetland Park on Sunday 3rd July at 2pm. Please bring along your own picnic.

Bible Study/Quiz: Is held weekly on a Wednesday at 7pm on Zoom. If you would like to meet up with others for a time of fun and discussion please contact Alison for log in details for your computer or phone.

Church Flowers: Thank you to Helen B. and Annette W. who have volunteered to help with the Church flowers. If your name was on the rota previously or your would like to add your name to donate flowers/money for flowers to be distributed to Church members, please speak to Helen at this time. They aim for two bunches of flowers, costing £30 in total resuming on 15th May.

Foodbank – The foodbank is in great need of unbranded foodstuffs and groceries but not toothpaste at the moment. If you would like to donate, please bring along any groceries to the Church.

Ukraine: Please continue to pray for all those associated with the people of Ukraine.

Car Parking: Parking spaces at the side of the Church Manse are for those with mobility issues only please.

Covid: The wearing of face coverings is no longer compulsory and it is now an individual choice if you wish to continue wearing a face covering in Church and you are very welcome to do so if you so choose.

Hand Sanitiser; Hand sanitiser will still be available at church entrances.

Ventilation: Due to the increased air flow in the Sanctuary for Covid ventilation reasons, please be prepared to put on additional clothing while attending Church.

 

 

Foodbank – The foodbank is in great need of unbranded foodstuffs and groceries but not toothpaste at the moment. If you would like to donate, please bring along any groceries to the Church.

Ukraine: Please continue to pray for all those associated with the people of Ukraine.

Car Parking: Parking spaces at the side of the Church Manse are for those with mobility issues only please.

Covid: The wearing of face coverings is no longer compulsory and it is now an individual choice if you wish to continue wearing a face covering in Church and you are very welcome to do so if you so choose.

Hand Sanitiser; Hand sanitiser will still be available at church entrances.

Ventilation: Due to the increased air flow in the Sanctuary for Covid ventilation reasons, please be prepared to put on additional clothing while attending Church.

CoG;s Wild Worship Holiday Club: Wednesday 10th August to Friday 12th August in Zetland Park from 10.30am till 12.30pm Bring a packed lunch along and adults have to accompany children. We look forward to seeing you all there. A wet weather option is to use Abbotsgrange Church Hall

 

14th June 2022

Praise Service will be held on Sunday 19th June at 10.30am. Teas & Coffees will be available afterwards If you would like to help with the teas please speak to Diane or June. You are welcome to bring along some friends if you so wish.

If you would like a particular hymn. please let Alison or Brian know.

The service will include the Sunday School Prize Giving and also the Annual Stated Meeting at the end of worship.

Presbytery of Forth Valley and Clydesdale will meet on Saturday 18th June in Motherwell.

Holiday Club Meeting: A meeting of the Holiday Club will be held in St Mary’s Church Hall on Monday 20th June at 1.30pm

Kirk Session Meeting: The Kirk Session will meet in the Church Hall on Tuesday 21st June at 7.00pm. This meeting is open to all so please come along. Ronald Matandakuyfa and John Russell will attend as observers.)

United Service: A united service of the three congregations of Grangemouth will be held in Zetland Parish Church on Sunday 26th June at 10.30am.

Praise in The Park: There will be a Praise in The Park held on Sunday 3rd July at 2pm and afterwards there will be a picnic.

Church Flowers: Thank you to Helen B. and Annette W. who have volunteered to help with the Church flowers. If your name was on the rota previously or your would like to add your name to donate flowers/money for flowers to be distributed to Church members, please speak to Helen at this time. They aim for two bunches of flowers, costing £30 resuming on 15th May.

Biblical Passage: If you would like to learn more about a particular biblical topic or passage in the sermon/addresses over the next few months – please let Alison know.

Foodbank – The foodbank is in great need of unbranded foodstuffs and groceries but not toothpaste at the moment. If you would like to donate, please bring along any groceries to the Church.

Ukraine: Please continue to pray for all those associated with the people of Ukraine.

 

 

5th June 2022

On Sunday 12th June morning worship will commence at 10.30am and be led by Alison.

The Sunday School will meet in the Church Hall at 10.30am

Annual Accounts: Annual Accounts are available as you enter/exit the sanctuary.

Car Parking: Parking spaces at the side of the Church Manse are for those with mobility issues only please.

Tea & Coffee will be available after service.

Church Flowers: Thank you to Helen B. and Annette W. who have volunteered to help with the Church flowers. If your name was on the rota previously or your would like to add your name to donate flowers/money for flowers to be distributed to Church members, please speak to Helen at this time. They aim for two bunches of flowers, costing £30 resuming on 15th May.

Picnic Boxes: Thank you to all who helped to create and deliver the 64 picnic boxes to our Church members who are in the over 85’s group. Also many thanks to Bowhouse Bakers for their kind donation of cake boxes and scones

Biblical Passage: If you would like to learn more about a particular biblical topic or passage in the sermon/addresses over the next few months – please let Alison know.

Praise in The Park: There will be 3 services in the park this summer – Sunday 5th June, Sunday 3rd July and Saturday 13th August (following the Holiday Club)

Foodbank – The foodbank is in great need of unbranded foodstuffs and groceries but not toothpaste at the moment. If you would like to donate, please bring along any groceries to the Church.

Ukraine: Please continue to pray for all those associated with the people of Ukraine.

Covid: The wearing of face coverings is no longer compulsory and it is now an individual choice if you wish to continue wearing a face covering in Church and you are very welcome to do so if you so choose.

Hand Sanitiser; Hand sanitiser will still be available at church entrances.

Ventilation: Due to the increased air flow in the Sanctuary for Covid ventilation reasons, please be prepared to put on additional clothing while attending Church.

 

5th June 2022

Stated Annual Meeting; Edict

In line with Church of Scotland procedures, I am obliged to read out this edict regarding our Stated Annual Meeting:

A meeting of the communicants on the roll of this church will be held in Grangemouth; Zetland Parish Church of Scotland on Sunday 19th June 2022. At this meeting, the Kirk Session will submit a statement of accounts for the preceding year. Said accounts are available at the back of the church.

The meeting will form part of morning worship and will take place prior to the benediction,

By order of the Kirk Session,

W Speirs,

Session Clerk.

 

1st June 2022

Holy Communion: On Sunday 5th June worship for Pentecost will include the Sacrament of Holy Communion. Please continue to bring along your own elements – bread/biscuit and wine/juice/water.

The Sunday School will meet in the Church Hall at 10.30am

Queens’s Jubilee In The Park: On Sunday 5th June at 2pm the Churches of Grangemouth are holding a celebration in Zetland Park. We hope that you will come along and wear something red, white or blue and bring along a picnic. We reckon that the weather is going to be great :-