HILTON WEEKLY BULLETIN Sunday 14th January 2018


Sunday 14th January 2018

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:

10.00 am Rev. Alasdair MacAulay

Pre-school, Crèche and Sunday School- The children will go through to Sunday School and Creche after the second singing. 

6.00pm Rev. Alasdair MacAulay



Free Lunch: The Free Lunch will take place between 12 noon and 2 pm in Hilton. Come along with a friend


House Bible Study: – Bible Study at James & Murdina’s 28 St Vincent Road at 7:30 pm.  (See Notice)


Prayer Meeting and Bible Study: Cancelled due to weather conditions.


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


Communion Preparatory Service at 7:30 pm in the church in Tain followed by fellowship in the manse.

 Next Sunday:

10.00am: Rev. Alasdair MacAulay    

6.00pm: Service In Tain. (See note re Tain Communion)

House Bible StudyThe Bible Study group resumes on Tuesday evening at 28 St Vincent Road.   The passage for study is Philippians 3:12 – 4:1.   New faces are always welcome, and as each study is self-contained, people can attend the group as and when it is suitable for them.

Tain Communion:  This coming weekend is the Tain Communion weekend.  The services will be taken by Rev. Andrew Macleod.  The Lord’s Supper will be celebrated at the morning service.  There will be fellowship in the hall after the evening service. If anyone connected with the congregation wishes to profess their faith in Jesus and take communion for the first time, they should speak to one of the minister or an elder before then.    

The Record:  Payment for the Free Church magazine, The Record, can be made anytime between now and the end of the year.  The cost is £18 if you have been getting it all year.  If anybody would like to order for next year, please speak to Anne Allan

Seaboard Hall Rota:  If you would like to help with this, please see the list in the hall.  

Calendar Payment:   If anyone has yet to pay for Calendars that they have taken, please do so as soon as possible either by putting it in a named envelope in the collection box or by giving it to David Merrick.

Church Finances:  The Deacons Court would like to encourage those who contribute to the church to consider doing so by Standing Order.

· The bank details for Ordinary Income are as follows –Sort Code 80-06-36.  Account Number 06001724.

· The Bank Details for the New Church Fund are -Sort Code 80-06-36.  Account Number 10090961.


New Church Fundraising Information.

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 Alasdair the minister, please call 01862 892 156 

or email minister@tainandfearnfreechurch.co.uk

or if you would like a visit from  Andrew, the assistant minister, please call 01862 832 104

or email mowgli16b@hotmail.com

 Note: There is a loop system in the church