HILTON WEEKLY BULLETIN. Sunday 28th August 2016.


Sunday 28th August  2016

We are very pleased to welcome you to our service today.

We hope you feel welcome and trust that you will benefit from worshipping God with us.                   

During the service we stand to sing and remain seated for prayer.

Tea/coffee in the hall

after the morning service today

Today: AM – Rev. A MacAulay

Sunday School, Pre-school class and crèche meet this morning. Children leave after the second singing.

             PM – Rev. William Paterson

Prayer Notes: The Missionary Prayer Notes for September are available at the door.

Monday  The Free Lunch will run in Hilton from 12 noon—2 pm. Come along with a friend!


                       There will be a prayer meeting in Hilton at 7.30 pm.

                      The Women’s Bible Study will not resume until after the October Holidays.

Next Sunday:  AM – Rev. A MacAulay          PM – Rev A MacAulay (APC will join us)

Property Upkeep Fund: There will be a collection for the Property Upkeep Fund at the close of both services next Sunday.

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.    Last weekend’s fundraiser at the Seaboard Gala raised over £500.  Thanks to everyone who donated items and who helped out in any way.

New Church Fund Account:  We now have a dedicated bank account for the New Church Fund which people can contribute to at any time.  If anyone would prefer to give by Direct Debit or Standing Order you can arrange that with your bank. 

The account number is 10090961.  

The sort code is 800636.  

The account name is – Tain & Fearn Free Church of Scotland No. 2 Account.

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.

Rosskeen Induction:  The induction of Rev. Calum MacMillan as minister of Rosskeen Free Church takes place on Friday 9th September at 7:30pm in Rosskeen Free Church.  The service will be taken by Rev. Roddy Macrae, Helmsdale.

Church Pew: If anybody wants the church pew that is currently in the hall in Tain, it is available for a small donation to the New Church Fund.

Fundraising Calendar:  The fund-raising team plan to produce a calendar, which will include a variety of scenic views from this area.   If you have a good photo that you would be willing to contribute, please speak to Rona Grigg or email it to her on catrionagrigg@btinternet.com

Sutherland Convention:  The Sutherland Christian Convention takes place in Dornoch Academy from Fri 2nd to Sun 4th September.  Friday & Saturday meetings are at 7:30pm & Sunday at 8:15pm.  The speaker is Rev Professor Donald MacLeod on the subject of The Holy Spirit and His Work. 

New Website: The church now has a new website which can be accessed at http://tainandfearnfreechurch.highland.today/ – If you wish to offer any feedback on it, please email the minister, whose address is on the back of this bulletin.


Sermon Recordings:  If anybody wishes a copy of any sermon as an MP3, via e-mail – please e-mail your request to Tom Walker on tom@tain.co.uk stating which sermon you would like.

You can find more information about us at http://www.tainandfearnfreechurch.co.uk/
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If you would like a visit from the minister, please call 892 156 
Note: There is a loop system in the church