August Prayer Diary
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Church grounds in "full bloom" - 1st August 2019
Thank you to those who give of their time to keep the church grounds looking so lovely.
All Age Family Service - Sunday 30th June 2019
David 1 - 0 Goliath
Our focus was the 'epic' old testament story of David and Goliath where the odds seemed stacked up against young David. As we found out, if God is on your side, then even the most difficult of situations can be overcome. Once again, a big thank you to all the youngsters for getting involved, whether it was being involved with the music side of things or looking after the Powerpoint presentation, sharing God's word or uplifting the offering. You are all playing such an important part in what we are trying to do here at BCNC. And finally, thank you to our Praise Band for making our worship so uplifting.
BCNC Kids & Youth Prize Giving - Sunday 16th June 2019
Well done to ALL our talented youngster's at BCNC for the role they play in the life of our church. Special mention must also go to the dedication shown by their leaders throughout the year.
Our church website hit the 80,000 mark on Monday 10th June 2019
We at BCNC believe our website should be informative, colourful, up to date and most importantly a mission statement reaching out to all proclaiming God's message of Love, Joy and Peace. Thank you to everyone who has visited our site.
Date for your diary ... Jonathan Veira coming to BCNC in 2020
BCNC is pleased to announce 'SONGS AND TALES ! ... An Audience with Jonathan Veira will take place in our church on Saturday 25th April 2020. This promises to be a fantastic evening of entertainment that you will not want to miss. To date this is his only concert in Scotland in 2020 and he is very much looking forward to being with us.
To find out more about Jonathan please click on www.jonathanveira.com
More details about ticket prices to follow shortly.
BCNC Banner Group do it again!
The latest banner produced by the BCNC Banner Group was unveiled during our Morning Worship (Sunday 2nd June 2019). The banner will be carried by our young folk when they take part in this years Cowdenbeath Civic Week Parade on Saturday 15th June.
Well done to the ladies for once again producing something really special.
BCNC Coffee Morning held in the Guthrie Hall - 1st June 2019
Thank you to everyone who supported our Coffee Morning at BCNC. We are pleased to announce the sum of £730.25 was raised in 2 hours with all monies going into the church funds. A special mention to all who gave of their time and talents to make it happen.
Young folk lead our All Age Family Service on Sunday 26th May 2019
Great to see our talented young folk leading our worship at BCNC this morning. Thanks to them and their leaders for making it such a joyous time of fellowship. And not forgetting our Praise band for lifting our praise with their enthusiastic playing.
Remembrance Service - Friday 10th May 2019
During the service candles were lit to remember loved ones no longer with us.
BCNC Easter Photos 2019
This year the Holy Week Services were held at BCNC and all three evenings were very well attended. On Easter Saturday our minister Debbie organised a time for an' Easter Reflection' in a few of the rooms where folks could spend a bit of time meditating on all the events of Holy Week. On Easter Sunday we gathered for our Family Service at 11am followed in the evening with a Celebration Praise Service including Communion. Thanks to all who played their part in making it such a joyous and uplifting experience.
All Age Family Service at BCNC - Sunday 31st March 2019
As it was 'Mothering Sunday' daffodils were handed out during the service by the young folk in the congregation. The special prayer was written and read by Hannah one of our BCNC youngsters.
BCNC GOES 'DIGITAL' on Sunday 24th March 2019
Morning Worship on Sunday 24th March 2019 will be the first opportunity to try out our new 'Digital Sound Desk' which was purchased recently. Our 'Sound Guy' at BCNC Graham Smith has had hours of fun trying to get to grips with it. Hopefully this will greatly improve the sound quality especially for those in the congregation who have hearing difficulties. We would like to thank Graham for all his time and expertise in setting it up.
Big 'thank you' to everyone who came along to our Stated Annual Meeting on Tue 19th March 2019. The evening started of with our 'Fellowship Meal' in the Guthrie Hall which as usual was superb. We then moved through to the church where we enjoyed a time of worship lead by our Praise Band. Then it was onto the business side of the evening which included remembering those who had passed away since we last meet in 2018. A special mention must go to those who gave of their time and talents to make the evening such a success.
Baby Jack's baptism during our Morning Worship (17/3/19)
Photos show baby Jack with proud parents Leeann and Grant along with Debbie our minister at his baptism during our morning service.
Exploring Prayer @ BCNC - Saturday 9th March 2019
Thanks to everyone who came along to 'Exploring Prayer'. Photos above show various different ways we can use to engage in prayer in turn helping us to have a stronger connection with GOD.
Sunday 3rd March 2019
The Lord's Prayer Sketch performed during our Morning Worship.
Great sketch performed by Heather (playing any of us) and Alan (playing GOD, think the roll came natural to him. Lol) during our Sunday Worship at BCNC which was a nice way to finish off our studies with our minister, Debbie on the 'Lord's Prayer'
Fun Filled Family Service at BCNC - 24th Feb 2019
Great family fellowship at our All Age Service led by our minister Debbie. Well done to the youngsters for their involvement in all parts of the service. A wee 'shout out' to our talented musicians for making our praise so joyful. Our Family Service is normally held on the last Sunday of the month (always check the Diary Page)
BCNC Youth & Kids 'Fundraising' Coffee Morning - Sat 9th Feb 2019
Well done to the young folks at BCNC for raising £575.00 in their first ever 'Fundraising' Coffee Morning held in the Guthrie Hall. With crafts stalls, raffle, tombola and home baking a great time was had by all. Thanks must go to our leaders, stall holders, home bakers and to those who donated prizes for the raffle and tombola. Finally a BIG 'THANK YOU' to everyone who came along and supported the event. Monies raised will help the youngsters enjoy a series of activities during 2019.
Some photos from Christmas Eve 2018 @ BCNC
BCNC Nativity congregation get dressed up for Christmas 2018 !
Christmas Nativity Service Photo's - 22nd December 2018
1st Sunday of Advent All Age Family Service - 2nd December 2018
Beath and Cowdenbeath North welcomed the Rev Deborah Dobby today as she led her first service as our new minister. It was good to see so many people in the congregation to lend their support and encouragement at the start of her ministry here in Cowdenbeath.
Everyone at BCNC is looking forward to the future working together with Debbie.
Photos from our Christmas Fayre Coffee Morning - 1st December 2018
Massive 'Thank You' to all who came and supported our Christmas Fayre Coffee Morning. Through your generosity we raised the sum of £950.00 for our church funds. A special mention for the great teamwork of everyone who gave of their time and talents to make this event such a success.
Remembrance Day Service (11/11/18) at BCNC
Thanks to the Rev Margaret Mateos for such a lovely Remembrance Day Service. During this time of worship a special collection was uplifted for the Earl Haig Fund which raised the sum of £211.75. Thank You to everyone who gave to this very worthy cause.
Great night of entertainment at BCNC, Wednesday 24th October 2018
Great to see the church utilized to stage 'THROUGH THE DECADES' performed so brilliantly by the Rosyth District Musical Society & Friends. A show filled with classic music numbers as well as some great dancing. Thanks go to RDMS for putting on such a polished and energetic performance which the audience loved. The company presented BCNC with a cheque for £210 which we thank them for.
Trauma Teddies Success !
Local police officers popped into BCNC Guild Fundraiser on Wednesday afternoon (17th October) to collect all the knitted 'Trauma Teddies' after a nationwide appeal. The idea is for the police to hand them out to children who have been caught up in a distressing / frightening situation. Well done to everyone who took up the challenge to help this very worthy cause.
Photo's taken during our Harvest Family Service - 30/09/2018
Heard the story of the 'Giant Turnip !'
Harvest Thanksgiving Family Service - 30th September 2018
An amazing response from the congregation and Lumphinnans Primary School pupils for our Harvest display in church this morning. All items received will be donated to the local Foodbank for distribution within the local community.
The total weight of all the food items came to 230.4 Kgs or 36 Stone and 4 Pounds.
Harvest Coffee Morning held on Saturday 29th September is a GREAT success!
Thank you to everyone who came along and supported this event. We are pleased to announce the sum of £700.00 was raised inside 2 hours. A special mention to the 'A - Team' for all their hard work and effort in making it such a great success.
Amazing contribution from Lumphinnans Primary School - 28/09/18
Fantastic effort from the children of Lumphinnans Primary School as part of their 'Harvest Theme' over the last few weeks they have been collecting food items which will be donated to the local Foodbank. On Friday 5th October the school will be holding their very own Harvest Thanksgiving Service in church at 10am.
Photos from Coffee, Cake and Comedy Evening - 14/09/2018
in aid of Macmillian Cancer Care
Total raised - £750.00
What a great night was had by all. Thanks to Rev Elizabeth Kenny for providing the humour to the 'Recycled Teenagers' for their 515 years of singing experience and not forgetting everyone who gave of their time and talent to make the evening such a success. And last but not least to ALL who gave so generously and helped us raise the fantastic sum of £750.00 not including 'Gift Aid' for such a worthy cause. Well done everybody !
Thanks for contributing to this good cause !
The second offering uplifted during our Holy Communion Service (9th September 2018) raised the sum of £166.00 for Christian Aid India Flood Victims Appeal.
Thanks go to everyone who gave so generously towards this urgent appeal.
Another 'Grand Design' by the Banner Group
The Banner Group which meets on Monday afternoon have been hard at work designing and creating the latest banner which was dedicated recently by Elizabeth during the Morning Service.
BCNC youngsters climb to new heights !
On Sunday 1st July 2018 the youngsters at BCNC enjoyed their end of term day out at 'Clip & Climb'. A
great time was had by all (more so the adults me thinks) and a big 'thank you' to all who made the trip possible.
BCNC Youth Saturday Night Takeaway !
BCNC Youth Group enjoying a DVD and Pizza get together in the Lumphinnans Room.