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Thank you for caring...

posted 17 Aug 2020, 08:02 by St.Serfs Tullibody-Clacks

St. Serf’s church wanted to thank all the staff in Menstrie Nursing Home and The Orchard Nursing Home for caring for the older generation in Tullibody, so presented a plaque to both Nursing Homes in recognition of all the hard  work and dedication they give.



Virtually Keswick Convention 2020

posted 31 Jul 2020, 01:33 by St.Serfs Tullibody-Clacks

The Keswick Convention has gone on line this year.  There is a week of meetings 27-31 July.  This year the theme is Hope! 
Lots going on including Prayer, Morning Bible Readings with Christopher Ash, seminars, a lively Children's & Youth programme, Evening Celebrations & more #KesConv20.  Please follow the link below.
https://vkc.keswickministries.org/

News update July 2020

posted 22 Jul 2020, 06:20 by St.Serfs Tullibody-Clacks

News July 2020  

The latest news leaflet can be found by clicking here.

Services in the Church building

posted 17 Jul 2020, 03:23 by St.Serfs Tullibody-Clacks

We are now able to hold services in the church building and these will start on Sunday 26th July


10.00am & 12.00noon

There are a number of restrictions on what we can do and for example for the time being we will not be able to sing hymns.  We ask you to wear a face mask and to follow government advice www.gov.scot   

The number of people we can have in the building is also limited so we will be holding two services.  The second service will be a repeat of the first one so please only come to one of them!

We appreciate that some people either can’t or don’t want to come to the church building.  We will also have an on line service every Sunday at 2pm.  We also have an on line service every Thursday (recordings are available on the Services and Meetings page).

Online Giving (New!)

posted 10 Jun 2020, 01:00 by St.Serfs Tullibody-Clacks

The Church of Scotland has set up a system to allow us to donate online.  There is a new "Donate Now" menu option on our website that will take you to the page where you can donate.  The page is set up to allow you to give to Tullibody St Serf's and your donations will be gratefully received.
Thank you.

May 2020 update from the minister

posted 1 Jun 2020, 03:57 by St.Serfs Tullibody-Clacks   [ updated 1 Jun 2020, 04:00 ]

The congregation have been given a new banner which is now hanging in our church building. When Noah and his family came out of their confinement in the Ark, God told them that the rainbow in the sky was a reminder of his power to save and of his goodness and mercy. The rainbow is a symbol of God’s love and his promise of a new beginning and a better world. You can read about Noah and the rainbow in Genesis chapters 6-8.
It is a strange time. We are all having to cope both with the fear of Coronavirus and with the problems of isolation and often loneliness. There is the frustration of not being able to do the things we want to do or to see the people we want to see. ‘Lockdown’ was quickly followed by Palm Sunday, Holy week and Easter Sunday. The celebrations surrounding Easter were very different this year. We are told that Jesus prayed in Gethsemane, “Father, if you are willing, take this cup from me; yet not my will, but yours be done.” He went through the emotional mill in Gethsemane. Jesus’ followers deserted him and he died alone on the cross. He was very much alone. He even felt that God the Father had abandoned him. As we all know Jesus the Son of God went to the cross as God’s plan to bring forgiveness and salvation. Jesus was however fully human and it would be wrong to think he did not experience the things that all people feel. It would be wrong to think he did not experience the things that you and I are feeling right now. But the cross was not the end. On the third day he rose to life. After that, over a period of 40 days, he appeared to various people.
On Easter Sunday he spoke to Mary Magdalene outside his tomb. That evening he joined two people walking from Jerusalem to the nearby village of Emmaus. When they realised it was Jesus they ran back to Jerusalem to tell the disciples. The disciples told them that Jesus had appeared to Peter. Then Jesus came and stood among them. A week later he appeared to the disciples again while they were hiding behind closed doors in fear. After some of the disciples had gone fishing, Jesus spoke to them. He appeared to a large crowd on one occasion. The risen Jesus Christ in all his power and glory comes to all who will receive him. The human Jesus who has endured loneliness, fear and suffering comes to us. They are one and the same. There is only one Jesus Christ. Jesus took our humanity and redeemed us, he is the eternal and unchanging God, he was dead and now lives forever. He comes to all who seek him. Christ knows exactly how you feel – for he is God and knows all things. Christ understands exactly how you feel – for he has experienced the human condition. He promises all who truly seek him that they will find him, and he promises to all who find him the peace that only he can give. May you know he is with you today.

Drew Barrie.

(If you would like to print a copy of the news letter then a PDF can be found below)

The Harvester - Spring 2020

posted 18 May 2020, 01:47 by St.Serfs Tullibody-Clacks



The spring 2020 Harvester is available here.

If you're looking for past editions, they can be found in the The Harvester section of the News.

After every storm there is hope

posted 18 May 2020, 01:26 by St.Serfs Tullibody-Clacks

After every storm there is hope

Online recorded services

posted 9 May 2020, 00:13 by Richard Bradley   [ updated 9 May 2020, 00:14 ]


If you're looking for the recorded services then you'll find the most recent one on the Home page.
If you would like to listen to past recordings then check out the Online Services - or get there via the Services and Meetings page.

Week 2 - recorded service

posted 1 May 2020, 00:17 by Richard Bradley   [ updated 1 May 2020, 07:42 ]

The second recorded service is now available here...

Service : 30th April 2020

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