H (AMENDED) NOTICE OF NOMINATION – Section 22(5)
At a meeting held via Zoom on 3rd. May, 2021 the Nominating Committee chose the person who they wish to propose to this congregation of Kirkintilloch St. Mary’s to be our new minister. The name of the person proposed is Rev. Dr. Ruth H. B. Morrison, M.A., B.D., Ph.D.
Arrangements have been made for Rev. Dr. Ruth Morrison to conduct public worship in this Kirkintilloch St. Mary’s Church on the 30th day of May 2021, at 11am.
The Presbytery of Glasgow have approved that
• only a representative number of members of the congregation (in line with prevailing Government guidelines on social distancing) will be present whenRev. Dr. Ruth Morrison conducts public worship.• A recording of Rev. Dr. Ruth Morrison conducting public worship will be available online from 6pm on the 30th of May, 2021.• A recording of Rev. Dr. Ruth Morrison conducting public worship will be available to view on Wednesday the 2nd of June, 2021 at 11am in this Kirkintilloch St. Mary’s Church.
Should any member or adherent of the congregation of Kirkintilloch St. Mary’s not have access to the internet and wishes a DVD of the service or an Audio CD of the service to allow them to watch or listen they should contact the Session Clerk, not later than the 2nd. June, 2021 at 11am [Gordon Morrison ( 0141 578 5887].
Immediately after the service on 30th May, a vote on whether or not Rev. Dr. Ruth Morrison should be appointed as the new minister of this congregation of Kirkintilloch St. Mary’s Church will be opened. Anyone whose name appears on theElectoral Register of this congregation shall be entitled to vote.
No-one else shall be entitled to vote.
Those who are entitled to a vote shall receive a ballot paper with their printed copy of The Parishioner which shall be delivered to them, with details of how to cast their vote.
Each ballot paper will have a unique number printed on it.
Votes returned without a unique number will not be counted.
The unique numbers will not be linked to how votes are cast. All votes must be cast or returned not later than Saturday the 5th of June 2021 at 5pm.