HILTON WEEKLY BULLETIN Sunday 29th October 2017


Sunday 29th October 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.


Services today:

AMRev Alasdair MacAulay

Baptism Service:  This morning we have a baptism service with children and an adult being baptised.

Crèche and Sunday School- Children can go through to the hall after the second singing.

PM Rev Donald MacAskill

Youth Fellowship-  There is a joint Youth Fellowship in the Capstone in Alness tonight at 8pm. There will be a lift available from the manse at 7:30 pm for anyone wishing to go along. 



Free Lunch Free Lunch is on from 12 noon till 2.00pm. Please come along and bring a friend. 


Prayer Meeting and Bible Study: Meeting for prayer and Bible study in hall at 7.30pm


Prayer and Fellowship Time: There is no Prayer Group at David and Anne’s this Friday.

Induction Service:  The induction of Rev. Andrew MacLeod (see note below)

Next Sunday:

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

AM – Rev. Andrew  MacLeod                    

PM – Rev Alasdair MacAulay  


Induction Service:  The induction of Rev. Andrew MacLeod as our assistant minister will take place on Friday 3rd November in the Seaboard Hall.   The service will begin at 7 pm and Rev. A. MacAulay will preach and preside.  This will be followed by a reception in the hall.  All welcome.

Blythswood Shoeboxes:  Leaflets are available at the door.  Completed boxes can be brought to the church or delivered to any Blythswood shop (by 5th November).  Empty shoeboxes are urgently needed by the Craft Group.

Luther 500: There will be a public lecture celebrating 500 years since the start of the Reformation in Dingwall Free Church on Monday 6th November at 7:30 pm.  The speaker is Rev. Dr. Nick Needham of HTC.

Youth Cafe AGM: The Tain & District Youth Cafe AGM will be held on Monday 6th November 2017.  The meeting will be in the Youth Cafe starting at 7.30 pm and there will be refreshments afterwards.

House Bible Study: The next Bible study will be on Tuesday 7th Nov at 7:30pm and will be at James and Murdina Skinner’s, 28 St. Vincent Road.   The passage for study is Philippians 2.   Each study is self-contained, and the aim is to generate informal discussion.

Fearn Communion:  The communion weekend will be on 11th and 12th November.   The guest preacher is Rev. Angus MacRae of Dingwall.    If anyone connected with the congregation wishes to profess their faith in Christ for the first time, and take communion, they should speak to the minister or one of the elders.


New Church Fundraising Events

Calendars:  2018 Calendars are now available and can be purchased anytime.   They cost £5.00 Thanks to all those who contributed photos and please continue to take photos which may be used in future years.

Easy Fundraising:  We 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:  If you donate money to the church and you are a tax-payer – the congregation can gain additional income at no cost to you.  Therefore we would urge you to fill in this Gift Aid Form unless you have already done so.   Last year we received almost £20,000 back from the government in Gift Aid.


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 

or email minister@tainandfearnfreechurch.co.uk


Note: There is a loop system in the church