What’s On

In Touch Magazine                  48aa6af8-268c-4d9b-8d42-64632a89ca20
Items for the next publication of the magazine can be given to Sandra Hamilton or Irene Sergison until Sunday, 4 November.  Articles on any topic can be submitted, so please feel free to contribute.  As always the editor’s discretion will apply.


gift-2Afternoon Tea in a Bag
With Christmas present hunting starting soon have you seen our current venture?  On display in the Coffee Lounge is a poster advertising our latest fundraising idea.  Please take a look at this novel gift, which will come completely ready to hand over to the lucky recipient.  Orders are being taken now by Anne Paul, Anne Lyon or Jeanette Hunter, any of whom will be delighted to give you further details.


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Following the service each Sunday the flowers which have beautified the chancel and sanctuary are delivered to church members and the community.  Please, if you know of someone who would benefit from the joy of receiving them let Anne Paul know and their name will be added to the list.



guest-speakerLyndale Club                   
The guest speaker at the next meeting will be Mrs Liz MacIntyre whose topic is Letters from a Desert Rat.  We meet in the Coffee Lounge on Tuesday, 30 October at 7.30 pm.  A warm welcome is extended to all.



Jim Paxton has started a blog, find it on either the Hamilton West Church page or the Gilmour and Whitehill page. 

If you haven’t found these pages yet come along and join one or both, and join the conversation. Find Jim’s regular Blog, receive church updates or put a post on yourself and communicate with the others in the group.


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What would you like?          requests-2

Locum Jim Paxton has asked the congregation if there is anything they would like to have considered for inclusion in worship, e.g. happy clappy hymns, blessings etc.  So thinking caps on, wee suggestions make great differences!

What’s On

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Enquirers have been made by folks interested in membership of this congregation, so an open invitation is made to anyone who may be interested in an Enquirers’ Class starting soon.  Please speak to Jim Paxton or Anne Paul.

street-pastorLyndale Club

The next meeting is on Tuesday 16 October at 7.30 pm. The speaker is Mr Irvine, whose wife’s visit last year resulted in the members donating 3 large bags of much needed items to assist The Glasgow Street Pastors.


Hamilton Operatic and Dramatic Club 

From 9-13 October this wonderful club will be performing Thoroughly Modern Millie at Motherwell Concert Hall. Tickets are available from our organist and choirmaster David Black.

coffeemorning  Coffee Morning

Our Sunday School children and teachers are holding a Coffee Morning on Saturday 3 November. Lots of help will be required as there are just a few children. Tickets will be on sale soon at £2 adults and £1 children so please come along and support this event.