Sunday 14th August 2016 


I was glad when they said to me, “Let us go to the house of the LORD.”  Psalm 122:1

Welcome to our services today in Tain.
Tea & Coffee are served after the morning service.
Please stay behind if you are able.
Today:   AMRev. Neil Maclean              
There is a crèche for pre-school children in the Hall during the morning service for anyone who wishes to make use of it.

                  Crèche duty today:  Mairi MacAulay and Rae Ross.

                  Crèche Next Sunday: Catherine Walker and Mary Mackay
                 Sunday School –   Sunday School resumes this week and children go through to the hall after the second singing.
                Evening Prayer Group:  This meets at 5.35 pm in the Hall.
            PMRev. Donald MacIver
August Door Duty:  Duncan MacLean and George Robertson.
               Road to Recovery meet at 7.30 in the hall.            


            Prayer Meeting & Bible study  at 7:30pm. in the hall. 
            Women’s Bible Study: The start date will be confirmed soon.

            Lunch Club: meets from 12pm-2pm.  Team 4 is on duty

Thursday Casan Beaga. The Parent and Toddler Group meet at 10am

    (Snacks Duty – Fiona Garvie and Cathie MacKenzie.)    

Next Sunday:   AM –  Rev. Alasdair MacAulay  

                                       PMRev. Alasdair MacAulay        

 New Church Fund Fundraiser: Thanks to everyone who helped-out and contributed items for our stall at the Seaboard Gala in Balintore yesterday.                                      

New Church Fund The August Collection for the New Church Fund raised £2290. In addition to that, donations totalling £975.50 were received during the month of July.

HTC Lecture: Highland Theological College has organised a public lecture by Professor Donald Meek on the subject of – ‘The 1810-15 Journals of the Itinerant Highland Preacher Dugald Sinclair’.   This will be on Monday 29th August at 7.30 pm in Dingwall Free Church and admission is free.

Sutherland Convention:  The Sutherland Christian Convention takes place as usual in Dornoch Academy from Friday 2nd to Sunday 4th September.at 7.30 pm on Friday/Saturday and at 8.15 pm on the Sunday.  The speaker-this year is Rev Professor Donald MacLeod on the subject of The Holy Spirit and His Work.  A poster is on display in the Hall.

Tain Communion: The Communion weekend will be on 24th and 25th September. The visiting preacher that weekend will be Rev. David Meredith who is Missions Director for the Free Church. 
The Lord’s Supper will be celebrated at the Sunday evening service.
Anyone connected with the congregation who wishes to profess their faith for the first time and sit at the Lord’s Table should speak to the minister or one of the elders before then. 
Thank-you for attending our service today. 

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If you would like a visit from the minister, please call 892 156      or email minister@tainandfearnfreechurch.co.uk

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Note: There is a loop system in the church.

We stand to sing and remain seated for prayer

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