TAIN WEEKLY BULLETIN. Sunday 9th October 2016

Sunday 9th October 2016 

Welcome to our services today. 


Then Moses led the people out of the camp to meet with God…                              

(Exodus 19:17)


Tea & Coffee are served in the hall after the morning service.
 Please stay behind if you are able.

Today: – Rev. A MacAulay

             Crèche – The children go through to the Hall after the second singing.

                There is no Sunday School today due to the holidays. 

            Crèche duty today: Catherine Walker and Mary Mackay.

            Crèche Next Sunday:  Clara Robertson and Alice Fraser.

            Prayer Notes: Missionary Prayer Notes for the month of October are available in the vestibule at the front door of the Church

            Evening Prayer Group:  This meets at 5.35 pm in the Hall.

            October Door Duty:  James Skinner and Ian Mackay.

Tuesday    Craft Group meet in the Hall from 2 to 4.30 pm.  All welcome. 

                            Road to Recovery meets in hall at 7.30pm

Wednesday   Tain lunch Club Tain lunch Club will resume after the holidays.

Bible Study and meeting for prayer – 7:30pm. 

Thursday     Casan Beaga. The Parent and Toddler will not meet this week or next week.

Next Sunday: AM – Paul Murray (Final year student at ETS) 

                                                  PM: Rev Donald Mackenzie

Health Centre Clean-Up: It is intended to clear weeds, moss and litter from around the old Health Centre to prevent it from becoming more of an eyesore. This will take place this Saturday 15th October from 10am. If you are able to help, please come along. It would be helpful if you could bring any of the following with you; spades, shovels, barrows, garden refuse bags, buckets, or a trailer. A petrol strimmer would also be useful.

Jewellery Collection: The New Church Fundraising Committee are organising a collection of unwanted jewellery, gold, silver or platinum as well as disused silver cutlery, watches or clocks. Broken or damaged items can be contributed also. There will be a box at the door and another near the hall door to receive items. It is best to put smaller items inside an envelope.

Midweek Offering: All donations in the plate at the midweek meeting will be put towards the New Church Fund from now on.

Indoor Sale  There will be an indoor “Car Boot Sale” as a fundraiser for the New Church on Saturday 5th November from 10am to 12 noon, in the church hall.  Donations are welcome. e.g. baking, books, hand made goods, bric‑à‑brac, new and good-as-new items.  For more information, see Catherine Walker or Morag Matheson.

MacMillan Coffee Morning: There will be a Coffee Morning in aid of MacMillan Cancer Support in the church hall on Friday 4th November – Time will be confirmed in due course.

Blythswood Shoebox Appeal:  Leaflets are available at the door.  Completed boxes can be delivered to the Church or to the Blythswood Shop by Friday 4th November.


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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