Calendar of Events - updated 12th November 2019
For information about or corrections to Calendar of Events contact Adrian.Howlett@lylekirk.org

November 2019

Wednesday

13

'Bible Study in our World today' from 7pm to 8.30pm in the small hall in Union Street campus. Tea and biscuits will be served

Union St

Thursday

14

Lyle Gateway – 10.30am to 1.30pm. We offer many activities – the most popular activity is meeting others and having a blether! You don’t need to be a member and you will be made very welcome, so do come and join us. The Café offers hot and cold refreshments.

Union St

Thursday

14

The Guild @ Lyle Kirk . This afternoon guild members will see the DVD of the Gathering in Dundee. 2pm Small Hall

Union St

Sunday

17

Sunday Worship 10.30am. Children can join in at the Creche and Sunday School. Stay after for tea/coffee, a biscuit and a chat.

Newark St

Sunday

17

1st Greenock Company of the Boys’ Brigade annual enrolment service – 6.30pm. All are welcome to attend.

Union St

Sunday

17

Songs of Praise - presented by the Choirs of Lyle Kirk and members of the former Da Capo Singers. Organist – John Bell. Favourite hymns and arrangements. Items from Combined Choirs. 3pm

Newark St

Tuesday

19

Lyle Gateway – 10.30am to 1.30pm. We offer many activities – the most popular activity is meeting others and having a blether! You don’t need to be a member and you will be made very welcome, so do come and join us. The Café offers hot and cold refreshments.

Union St

Wednesday

20

'Bible Study in our World today' from 7pm to 8.30pm in the small hall in Union Street campus. Tea and biscuits will be served

Union St

Thursday

21

Lyle Gateway – 10.30am to 1.30pm. We offer many activities – the most popular activity is meeting others and having a blether! You don’t need to be a member and you will be made very welcome, so do come and join us. The Café offers hot and cold refreshments.

Union St

Thursday

21

Kirk Session – 7pm

Union St

Sunday

24

Sunday Worship 10.30am. Children can join in at the Creche and Sunday School. Stay after for tea/coffee, a biscuit and a chat.

Newark St

Tuesday

26

Lyle Gateway – 10.30am to 1.30pm. We offer many activities – the most popular activity is meeting others and having a blether! You don’t need to be a member and you will be made very welcome, so do come and join us. The Café offers hot and cold refreshments.

Union St

Wednesday

27

'Bible Study in our World today' from 7pm to 8.30pm in the small hall in Union Street campus. Tea and biscuits will be served

Union St

Thursday

28

Lyle Gateway – 10.30am to 1.30pm. We offer many activities – the most popular activity is meeting others and having a blether! You don’t need to be a member and you will be made very welcome, so do come and join us. The Café offers hot and cold refreshments.

Union St

Thursday

28

St Andrew's Lunch organised by the social committee. Appropriate entertainment has been arranged and everyone can help celebrate by wearing something tartan. The tickets are £15 and are available from a member of the Social Committee. Lunch will be at 12 for 12.30. If you have difficulties with transport please let us know.

Chartroom at the Kip Marina

Thursday

28

The Guild @ Lyle Kirk.  The annual business meeting followed by tea and cakes. 2pm in small hall

Union St

Saturday

30

Messy Church. A family–based session for primary school aged children and their families offering an alternative to traditional church worship.  There are plenty of different activities including games, crafts, singing and bible stories. It will be great fun for everyone of all ages 5 to 90+. Tea/ coffee/juice and a light lunch will be enjoyed. Why not come along and help make a mess! 11am – 1pm

Union St

Saturday

30

St Andrew’s Day

 

 

December 2019

 

Sunday

1

World Aids Day. Visit https://www.worldaidsday.org for more information

 

Sunday

1

1st Sunday in Advent - Sunday Worship celebrating the sacrament of communion - 10.30am with Creche and Sunday School. Stay after for tea/coffee, a biscuit and a chat.

Newark St

Sunday

1

Afternoon Sunday Worship celebrating the sacrament of communion - 3pm

Newark St

Tuesday

3

Lyle Gateway – 10.30am to 1.30pm. We offer many activities – the most popular activity is meeting others and having a blether! You don’t need to be a member and you will be made very welcome, so do come and join us. The Café offers hot and cold refreshments.

Union St

Wednesday

4

'Bible Study in our World today' from 7pm to 8.30pm in the small hall in Union Street campus. Tea and biscuits will be served

Union St

Thursday

5

Decorating the Church for Christmas – 10am. Everyone is welcome and there's a job for all ages. As a reward for all the hard work there will be tea/coffee and hot mince pies!

Newark St

Thursday

5

Lyle Gateway – 10.30am to 1.30pm. We offer many activities – the most popular activity is meeting others and having a blether! You don’t need to be a member and you will be made very welcome, so do come and join us. The Café offers hot and cold refreshments.

Union St

Thursday

5

Congregational Board  - 7pm

Union St

Sunday

8

2nd Sunday in Advent - Sunday Worship 10.30am. Children can join in at the Creche and Sunday School. Stay after for tea/coffee, a biscuit and a chat.

Newark St

Sunday

8

The 38th annual Peal of Carols. Presented by David Murray, Calum Murray and John Bell, with guests The St. James Handbell Ringers. A programme of Christmas music, both sacred and secular. As usual there will be plenty of opportunity for audience participation.  Tea/coffee and mince pies afterwards. 8pm

Newark St

Sunday

8

70th Scout Group and Finnart Explorers Christmas Post Service – stamps available at back of church costing 30p each. Cards delivered in Greenock West End and Gourock.

Newark St

Tuesday

10

Lyle Gateway – 10.30am to 1.30pm. We offer many activities – the most popular activity is meeting others and having a blether! You don’t need to be a member and you will be made very welcome, so do come and join us. The Café offers hot and cold refreshments.

Union St

Wednesday

11

'Bible Study in our World today' from 7pm to 8.30pm in the small hall in Union Street campus. Tea and biscuits will be served

Union St

Thursday

12

Lyle Gateway – 10.30am to 1.30pm. We offer many activities – the most popular activity is meeting others and having a blether! You don’t need to be a member and you will be made very welcome, so do come and join us. The Café offers hot and cold refreshments.

Union St

Thursday

12

The Guild @ Lyle Kirk. The Presbyterial Council of the guild is holding its Christmas Celebration in Lyle Kirk this afternoon. 2pm

Union St

Saturday

14

Music for Christmas – a concert by Greenock Philharmonic Society conducted by Andrew McTaggart. The programme will feature a seasonal selection. Festive refreshments. Tickets from choir members, or by contacting 07847 250529, or £8 on the door – under 12’s free. 7pm

Newark St

Sunday

15

3rd Sunday in Advent - Nativity Sunday Worship 10.30am. Children can join in at the Creche and Sunday School. Stay after for tea/coffee, a biscuit and a chat.

Newark St

Sunday

15

70th Scout Group and Finnart Explorers Christmas Post Service – last collection date.

Newark St

Tuesday

17

Lyle Gateway Christmas Celebration – 10.30am to 1.30pm. Today we enjoy our annual festive Christmas lunch. Usual activities from start then we gather around the Christmas tree at 12 noon to sing Carols followed by a festive buffet lunch. As always a good place for meeting others and having a blether!

You don’t need to be a member of Lyle Kirk – everyone is welcome, so do come and join us. If you have not experienced the Gateway Buzz, do drop in and feel it!  You will be made very welcome.

Union St

Wednesday

18

'Bible Study in our World today' from 7pm to 8.30pm in the small hall in Union Street campus. Tea and biscuits will be served

Union St

Thursday

19

Lyle Gateway – 10.30am to 1.30pm. Please note Gateway has been postponed today.

Union St

Saturday

21

Messy Church and Sunday School party. A family–based session for primary school aged children and their families offering an alternative to traditional church worship.  There are plenty of different activities including games, crafts, singing and bible stories. It will be great fun for everyone of all ages 5 to 90+. Tea/ coffee/juice and a light lunch will be enjoyed. Why not come along and help make a mess! 11am – 1pm

Union St

Sunday

22

4th Sunday in Advent - Sunday Worship 10.30am. Children can join in at the Creche and Sunday School. Stay after for tea/coffee, a biscuit and a chat.

Newark St

Monday

23

Christmas with the Choir Brigade. Relax and unwind into Christmas with The Choir Brigade and special guests Reely Jiggered. With music to inspire, relax and energise, there promises to be music for all tastes. The evening will be divided into two parts; the first will include performances from The Choir Brigade and Reely Jiggered and the second part will allow audience members to socialise whilst enjoying the music of Reely Jiggered. Mince pies and refreshments will be served. Tickets £10 available by phoning 07734 064419 or emailing  thechoirbrigade@outlook.com . Under 12s free. 7pm

Newark St

Tuesday

24

Family Christmas Eve service – 6pm. Followed by tea/coffee & mince pies/shortbread

Newark St

Tuesday

24

Watchnight service – 11.30pm. Come early at 10.45pm & join us for tea/coffee & mince pies and carols.

Newark St

Tuesday

24

Lyle Gateway – 10.30am to 1.30pm. Please note Gateway has been postponed today.

Union St

Thursday

26

Lyle Gateway – 10.30am to 1.30pm. Please note Gateway has been postponed today.

Union St

Sunday

29

Sunday Worship 10.30am. Children can join in at the Creche and Sunday School. Stay after for tea/coffee, a biscuit and a chat.support their good work.

Newark St

Tuesday

31

Lyle Gateway – 10.30am to 1.30pm. Please note Gateway has been postponed today.

Union St

 

January 2020

 

Thursday

2

Lyle Gateway – 10.30am to 1.30pm. Please note Gateway has been postponed today.

Union St

Thursday

2

Taking down Christmas Decorations at Lyle Kirk – 6.30pm.

Union St

Sunday

5

Sunday Worship 10.30am. Children can join in at the Creche and Sunday School. Stay after for tea/coffee, a biscuit and a chat.support their good work.

Newark St

Monday

6

Twelfth Night marking the coming of the Epiphany, the day when the nativity story tells us that the three wise men visited the infant Jesus . Also time for Christmas Decorations to come down!

 

Tuesday

7

Lyle Gateway – 10.30am to 1.30pm. We offer many activities – the most popular activity is meeting others and having a blether! You don’t need to be a member and you will be made very welcome, so do come and join us. The Café offers hot and cold refreshments.

Union St

Wednesday

8

'Bible Study in our World today' from 7pm to 8.30pm in the small hall in Union Street campus. Tea and biscuits will be served

Union St

Thursday

9

Lyle Gateway – 10.30am to 1.30pm. We offer many activities – the most popular activity is meeting others and having a blether! You don’t need to be a member and you will be made very welcome, so do come and join us. The Café offers hot and cold refreshments.

Union St

Sunday

12

Sunday Worship 10.30am. Children can join in at the Creche and Sunday School. Stay after for tea/coffee, a biscuit and a chat.

Newark St

Tuesday

14

Lyle Gateway – 10.30am to 1.30pm. We offer many activities – the most popular activity is meeting others and having a blether! You don’t need to be a member and you will be made very welcome, so do come and join us. The Café offers hot and cold refreshments.

Union St

Tuesday

14

Kirk Session – 7pm.

Union St

Wednesday

15

'Bible Study in our World today' from 7pm to 8.30pm in the small hall in Union Street campus. Tea and biscuits will be served

Union St

Thursday

16

Lyle Gateway – 10.30am to 1.30pm. We offer many activities – the most popular activity is meeting others and having a blether! You don’t need to be a member and you will be made very welcome, so do come and join us. The Café offers hot and cold refreshments.

Union St

Saturday

18

18 – 25 January. The Week of Prayer for Christian Unity is an international Christian ecumenical observance kept annually. It is actually an octave, that is, an observance lasting eight days. For more details click here

https://ctbi.org.uk/weekofprayer

 

Sunday

19

Sunday Worship 10.30am. Children can join in at the Creche and Sunday School. Stay after for tea/coffee, a biscuit and a chat.

Newark St

Tuesday

21

Lyle Gateway – 10.30am to 1.30pm. We offer many activities – the most popular activity is meeting others and having a blether! You don’t need to be a member and you will be made very welcome, so do come and join us. The Café offers hot and cold refreshments.

Union St

Wednesday

22

'Bible Study in our World today' from 7pm to 8.30pm in the small hall in Union Street campus. Tea and biscuits will be served

Union St

Thursday

23

Lyle Gateway – 10.30am to 1.30pm. We offer many activities – the most popular activity is meeting others and having a blether! You don’t need to be a member and you will be made very welcome, so do come and join us. The Café offers hot and cold refreshments.

Union St

Saturday

25

Burns’ Night. An annual celebration to commemorate the life of the bard (poet) Robert Burns, who was born on January 25, 1759. The day also celebrates Burns' contribution to Scottish culture. Burns' best known work is "Auld Lang Syne".  Greenock is home to the first Burns Club, referred to as 'The Mother Club', which was inaugurated on 21 July 1801 on the 5th Anniversary of the Bard's death.

 

Saturday

25

Messy Church. A family–based session for primary school aged children and their families offering an alternative to traditional church worship.  There are plenty of different activities including games, crafts, singing and bible stories. It will be great fun for everyone of all ages 5 to 90+. Tea/ coffee/juice and a light lunch will be enjoyed. Why not come along and help make a mess! 11am – 1pm

Union St

Sunday

26

Sunday Worship 10.30am. Children can join in at the Creche and Sunday School. Stay after for tea/coffee, a biscuit and a chat.

Newark St

Tuesday

28

Lyle Gateway – 10.30am to 1.30pm. We offer many activities – the most popular activity is meeting others and having a blether! You don’t need to be a member and you will be made very welcome, so do come and join us. The Café offers hot and cold refreshments.

Union St

Wednesday

29

'Bible Study in our World today' from 7pm to 8.30pm in the small hall in Union Street campus. Tea and biscuits will be served

Union St

Thursday

30

Lyle Gateway – 10.30am to 1.30pm. We offer many activities – the most popular activity is meeting others and having a blether! You don’t need to be a member and you will be made very welcome, so do come and join us. The Café offers hot and cold refreshments.

Union St