HILTON WEEKLY BULLETIN Sunday 18th June 2017


Sunday 18th June 2017

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 are served in the hall

after the morning service today.


10.00am-  Rev. A. MacAulay

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

Sunday School PrizesThe children will receive their books before they go out.

6.00pm- Rev. Calum MacInnes in the APC     

Youth Fellowship:   The Y.F. meets tonight at Rod & Emma Mackenzie’s in Hilton at 7:30 pm.       


Free Lunch The Free Lunch takes place in Hilton between 12 noon and 2 pm. Come along and bring a friend.  


Northern Presbytery meets in Brora Free Church at 7:30pm.


The AGM of Tain & Fearn Free Church will be held in the Tain church at 7:30 pm.   There is a copy of the accounts available at the door.


The Kirk-Session will meet in the manse at Tain 7:00pm.


Friday Prayer Group.  All welcome for prayer and fellowship at David and Anne Wilkie’s home, 10 Duthac Wynd, Tain at 11.00am


Preparatory service for Communion Weekend this evening at 7.00pm

Next Sunday:

AM – Rev. Murdo Campbell (See note below re Fearn Communion )           

PM – Rev. Murdo Campbell 


Fisherfolk Festival ServiceThe annual open-air service as part of the Fisherfolk Festival will take place in Balintore harbour today at 2:30pm.   The speaker is Rev. A. MacAulay.

Fearn Communion:  The communion in Fearn takes place this coming weekend.  The visiting preacher is Rev. Murdo Campell of Barvas Free Church.   Murdo will take the preparatory service at 7pm on Saturday and both services on Sunday.  If anyone connected with the congregation wishes to profess their faith in Jesus and take communion for the first time, they should speak to the minister or one of the elders.

Holiday Club   The Club will take place on the first week of the holiday – 3rd – 9th July. If you are able to help, please let Mary Paterson know.

Holiday Club baking: If you are able to help with baking for the Holiday Club, please see the sign-up sheet in the hall.


New Church Fundraising Events

Tain Gala Stall:  The Fund Raising Committee is organising a stall at Tain Gala on Saturday 1st July to sell our Calendars along with plants, tablet and tea-loaves. Donations of these latter items will be gratefully received on the Friday (30 June) from 6 pm to 8 pm in the Hall. Volunteers who are willing to staff the stall for a time should contact Morag Matheson.

Easy FundraisingWe now have an easyfundraising account.   If you shop online, the church can gain a donation for every purchase you make from numerous retailers, at no cost to you.   You can sign up at the following site easyfundraising.org.uk     then follow the simple instructions to join. This service is free every time for both yourself and the church

Gift Aid Forms:  Please consider completing a Gift Aid Form if you are a tax payer and you donate to the church.

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.

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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