TAIN WEEKLY BULLETIN Sunday 4th December 2016

Sunday 4th December 2016

Welcome to our services today. 



I was glad when they said to me, “Let us go to the house of the Lord.”                     

Psalm 122:1

 Tea & Coffee are served in the hall after the morning service.

 Please stay behind if you are able.


                      11.30 am:    Rev. A. MacAulay

                      6.00 pm: Rev. A. MacAulay

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

           Crèche duty today:  Clara Robertson. 

            Crèche Next Sunday: Cathie MacKenzie and Ina MacLean.

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

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

            Youth Fellowship:  The Y.F. meets tonight in the manse. 

            December Door Duty: Duncan MacLean and John Garvie.


                          Road to Recovery Road to Recovery Christmas Meal is at 6:30 pm.  

                             If you have signed up to donate food, the church hall will be open from 3pm on Tuesday                                                             


                      Tain lunch Club meet from 12 noon till 2.00pm. Team 1 on duty.

                      Prayer Meeting & Bible Study    The joint prayer meeting with the APC will be in our hall and will be taken by Rev. A. MacAulay. 

                         We will be looking at Paul’s Prayer in Colossians 1:9-14.

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


                     Casan Beaga. The Parent and Toddler group  meet this week.

                         (Snacks Duty – Cathie MacDonald and Murdina Skinner)                     

Next Sunday 

                        AM   Rev. Richard MacDonald

                        PM  Rev. A. MacAulay

New Church Fund:   The final collection of this year for the New Church Fund takes place today.   Donations should be put in the plate as you leave the service or in a marked envelope as you enter.  

Lunch Club Funding:   We are delighted that funding has been secured which will enable the Tain Lunch Club to continue throughout 2017.   A grant of £2000 was awarded by Lloyds TSB Foundation for Scotland.

Fundraising Calendar:  if you have still to pay for calendars, please ensure you do so in the next couple of weeks.  There are a small number of calendars left, priced at £5.  Put your payment in an envelope in the collection plate with your name and “Calendars” written on it.  Cheques should be made payable to Tain and Fearn F.C. New Church Fund.  

Jewellery & Phones Collection:  There are boxes at both doors for unwanted jewellery, gold, silver or platinum as well as disused silver cutlery, watches or clocks.   Mobile phones are also welcomed, but please erase any data and remove the sim card.  Do not include phone chargers.



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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