TAIN WEEKLY BULLETIN Sunday 12th November 2017


Sunday 12th November 2017

Welcome to our services today.

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

“I was glad when they said to me, “Let us go to the house of the Lord.”     Psalm 122:1


AM Rev. Neil Maclean

PM – Rev. Alasdair MacAulay

Children’s Church: – Children for Creche and Sunday School go through to the hall after the second singing.

Crèche duty today: Cathie MacKenzie and Alice Fraser

Crèche Next Sunday: . Lorna MacIver and Marlene Lobban

Evening Prayer Group: Meets at 5.35 pm in the Hall.

November Door Duty: Bill Ferrier



Craft Group: The Craft Group meet in church hall from 2:00 pm – 4.30pm.

Road to Recovery:  Road to Recovery will meet in hall at 7.30pm


Tain Lunch Club: Meets from 12pm-2pm. Team 3 is on duty. 

Congregational Prayer Meeting and Bible Study The Congregational Prayer Meeting and Bible Study will be in Hilton at 7:30 pm.   This will be our final look at The Five Points of Calvinism.   We will be looking at “Perseverance of the Saints”


Casan Beaga.(Parent and Toddlers) Parent and Toddlers meets in the Hall at 10 am.  (Snacks Duty – Emma Goss and Linda Bousefield )


Prayer Group:All are welcome for prayer and fellowship in the home of David and Anne Wilkie, 10 Duthac Wynd, at 11am

The Youth Fellowship: The YF night out is to the Trampoline Park in Inverness. is to the Trampoline Park in Inverness.


Next Sunday:

AM: Rev. Alasdair MacAulay         

PM: Rev. Andrew MacLeod   

Fearn Communion:  The guest preacher at this weekend’s services in Hilton is Rev. Angus MacRae of Dingwall.   He will share his testimony after the Sunday night service.

Communicant Members:  We give thanks to the Lord that the following people have been added to the communicant roll of the congregation after professing their faith in Jesus; Christine Mackenzie, Annella MacDonald and Patricia Woods.

Electric PAT Testing:  All the portable electrical equipment that is used in the church and hall will be tested on Tuesday morning.   Any electrical items that are used in the building must be available for testing in the hall first thing on Tuesday morning. 

Rosskeen Ladies Meeting:   The speaker at the next meeting on Monday 13th November at 7:30 pm is Carina MacIver of Invergordon, who is a youth worker at Dowanvale Free Church in Glasgow.  

House Bible Study:  The next Bible study will be on Tuesday 21st Nov at 7:30pm and will be at James and Murdina Skinner’s, 28 St. Vincent Road. The passage for study is Philippians 2 v.19-30  Each study is self contained and the aim is to generate informal discussion.  


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.


Thank-you for attending our service today. 

Note: There is a loop system in the church. We stand to sing and remain seated for prayer.

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