Maddiston news from Thursday, April 16

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Parish Church

The Friday Youth Club is on holiday. The Sunday services begin at 10 a.m. with Communion followed at 11 a.m. by a time of refreshments and fellowship. The Family Service is at 11.30 a.m. when the guest speaker will be David Campbell from Brightons. The soloist will be Linda Harper from Maddiston. Children and young teens can go out of the service and into their own groups. Discovery Club Extra, Creche and Youth Bible Group at noon. The Evening Service is at 6.30 p.m. when the guest speaker will be Derek Malcolm. The Parent and Toddler group resumes on Monday at 9.30 a.m. The Prayer Meeting is on Wednesday at 7.30 p.m.

Salvation Army

A very warm welcome awaits you at Maddiston Salvation Army, anyone is welcome to attend any of our activities. Sunday Worship is at 10.30 a.m. in the Salvation Army Centre, Main Street, Maddiston, FK2 0LU. For further information contact (01324) 711793. We are always looking to develop our programme and are looking for volunteers. The weekly programme is - Mondays: 5.45 p.m. – Praise Group, 6.30 p.m. Songsters (Choir). Tuesdays: 11 a.m. - Prayer Meeting; 12.30 p.m. – Lunch Club, two-course meal plus tea/coffee & biscuits (£3); 2 p.m. - Home League (Ladies Meeting); 5.30 p.m. – Kidz Club (off April 21). Thursdays: Parent and Toddlers, 9.30 a.m.; Fridays: 9.30 a.m. - Parent and Toddlers; 5.45 p.m. – Praise Group; 6.30 p.m. - Band. On Saturday, April 18 at 7 p.m. we have a concert led by our band, with special guests, Alan and Ian Midwinter and Lt Luke Reading (Shotts Corps). Everyone is welcome, there is no charge for admission, but an Offering will be taken for the work of the Salvation Army. Next Sunday, our service will be led by our Minister, Envoy David Robertson.

Golf Club

A domino competition goes ahead at the Manuelrigg premises every Sunday afternoon when the winner can pick up a coo pie.

Muiravonside Church

Last Sunday, morning service in Muiravonside Parish Church was conducted by Mrs Liz Orr. During the Intimations a warm welcome was given to Mr Ian Ritchie, our organist for the service. This Sunday, the Service in Muiravonside Parish Church will commence at the usual time of 11.30 a.m. and will be conducted by the Minister, Rev. Louise McClements. There is no Sunday Club during the Easter holidays but resumes on Sunday, April 26. The Falkirk Foodbaank collection is still ongoing and there is a box in the vestibule to collect any donations for this cause. The Spring Fayre takes place on Saturday, April 25 in Maddiston Community Centre. The event starts at 1.30 p.m. All the usual stalls. Tea ticket (including entry) costs £1.50. Entry only costs 20p.