Sunday 13th May 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.



10.00 amRev. John Ferguson

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

6.00pm – Join with Tain.  See note below.



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


Congregational Meeting Prayer Meeting and Bible Study: Our Congregational Meeting for Prayer and Bible Study is in Hilton at 7:30 pm.


Deacons Court: Deacons Court meets in the manse at 7 pm.


Prayer and Fellowship Time: Prayer Group meets at 11am at David and Anne’s house.

Next Sunday:

10.00am:  Rev. Andrew MacLeod

6.00pm: – Rev. Andrew MacLeod


Tain Communion: We join with the Tain end of the congregation tonight for the evening service. After the service, the guest preacher Rev. Duncan MacLeod, will share some of his life-story in the church hall. All are welcome to stay behind for food and refreshments.

Creche: We intend to draw up a rota to provide cover for creche to ensure that mums and dads who can only get out in the morning, are able to stay in during the service.   Please consider helping with this as the more people on the rota, the less often people will be on duty.

Bible Study: The group will meet again on 22nd May at James and Murdina’s. The subject is ‘Kindness’, and the passage for study is 2 Samuel Chapter 9.

Tain Ladies Bible Study: If anyone would like to attend the Tain Ladies Bible Study Dinner organised annually by Netty Sinclair  please speak to Mairi as soon as possible. Names and menu requests need to be submitted before the 15th of June.

Faith Mission: The Faith Mission is organising a two-week Tent Mission in this area during the month of June.   The tent will be set up in the Glenmorangie Games Field from the Sunday 3rd to Sunday 17th June with meetings every evening except Saturdays at 7:30 pm.

New Church Fundraising Notices

New Church Fund Total: The New Church Fund currently stands at £168,000.  We have raised £180, 000 but have spent in the region of £12,000 thus far on professional and planning fees.

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.


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.


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