November Notices


10 Nov – 16 Nov                    Sun 10             10.00am  Choir practice

                                                                         10.30am  Morning worship – Remembrance Sunday

                                                                                        Sunday school & crèche

    Tea and coffee in transept after service


                                                Tues 12           10.30am  Lyle Gateway  (US)


                                                Wed 13            7.00pm    Bible Study (US)


                                                Thur 14            10.30am  Lyle Gateway (US)

                                                                        2.00pm    Lyle Kirk Guild (US)



Communion Cards and freewill offering envelopes will be available for elders to uplift from Sunday 10th November from the side chapel.



17 Nov – 23 Nov                    Sun   17          10.00am Choir practice                                                                                                                                  10.30am Morning worship with sacrament of baptism

                                                                                       Enrolment of 1st Greenock BB  

   Sunday school & Creche

   Tea and coffee after worship

                                                                        3.00pm   Music in Lyle Kirk


                                                Tues 19           10.30am  Lyle Gateway (US)


                                                Wed 20            7.00pm   Bible Study (US)


                                                Thur 21            10.30am  Lyle Gateway (US)

                                                                        7.00pm    Kirk Session (US)



The officers and boys of our own 1st Greenock Company of the Boys’ Brigade will be enrolled during our morning service on 17th November.  The service will be suitable for all ages. Former members are welcome to join the Company at the front of the church and row 4 will be reserved for that purpose.




24 Nov – 30 Nov                    Sun 24            10.00am  Choir practice

                                                                        10.30am  Morning worship                                                                                                                                             Sunday school & creche

                                                                                        Tea and coffee after worship


                                                Tues 26           10.30am  Lyle Gateway (US)


                                                Wed 27            7.00pm    Bible Study (US)


                                                Thur 28            10.30am  Lyle Gateway (US)

                                                                        12.00pm  Social Committee outing to Chart Room

                                                                        2.00pm    Lyle Kirk Guild, Annual Business Meeting (US)


                                                Sat 30              11.00am   Messy Church (US)



Music in Lyle Kirk on 17th November -  Songs of Praise


Messy Church – come and join the fun of Messy Church on Saturday 30th November – all welcome


Messy Nativity - this will start its journey on 1st Dec visiting households every day up to Christmas eve when it will return to the church for the service. There is a calendar for anyone who would like to add their details if they would like to host the Nativity set for a day.  Please contact Pam Stewart for more details.


Lyle Kirk Guild – Meetings for this month    14th November            Sailor’s Society

                                                                        28th November Annual Business Meeting


Fuzzy Parish – Gourock St John’s Church are holding a Christmas craft and gift coffee morning on Saturday 7th December - there is an opportunity for individuals to take a table for £10 and sell their own items - please contact Ruth Bennett for more details if interested


Church Office - The church office is usually open each Thursday afternoon between 2.00pm and 4.00pm for anyone in the church who needs assistance with admin work/printing etc. 


Social & Fundraising –The Social Committee have organised a trip to The Chartroom at Kip Marina for a St. Andrew’s Lunch with entertainment on Thursday 28th November. Tickets priced £15 are available from the committee. If you would like to come but are worried about transport please say when you get your ticket and we will help arrange transport for you.  So set your watches for 12 for 12-30 on the 28th November for a celebration of our patron saint and the land of our birth.  Please wear something tartan!


Dates for diary – Sacrament of Holy Communion on Sunday 1st December at 10.30am and 3.00pm