TAIN WEEKLY BULLETIN Sunday 5th August 2018

Sunday 5th August 2018

Welcome to our services today.

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

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


There will be a collection for New Church Fund today.

11.30am – Rev. Andrew MacLeod

6.00pm-  Rev David Wilkie

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

Crèche duty today:  Mary Mackay and June Grant.

Crèche next Sunday: Fiona Garvie and Lorna MacIver.

Summer Sunday school: – to be decided.

Summer Sunday School Next week: To be decided.

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

 August Door Duty: James Skinner and Hugh MacKenzie.



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


Tain Lunch Club: Lunch Club resumes on 29th August after the school holidays.

Prayer Meeting and Bible Study : Meeting for Prayer and Bible Study in the hall at 7:30pm.


Casan Beaga:  Parent and Toddler is off until after the school holidays.


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

Next Sunday:

11.30am:  Rev. Alasdair MacAulay

6.00pm:   Rev. Andrew MacLeod


Seaboard Gala: We are having a sales table with bric a brac, baking, craft items and calendars. Any help with donations or helping on the stall on the day would be appreciated. Get in touch with Catherine 01862850086.

Summer Sunday School: There are still a few gaps in the rota to provide cover for Sunday School during the holiday period.   Please add your name to the rota in the hall if you can help cover one Sunday.

The Record: The July/August edition of the church magazine, The Record, is available for those who have ordered it.   It is also now possible to get it electronically.   If you would prefer an electronic copy, please speak to Kathleen MacInnes.

Church Calendars: The fundraising calendars for 2019 are now available in the hall.   The price remains at £5 which includes and envelope if you wish to post it.   Please ensure that your money goes in the blue cash box that is with the calendars.   Please bear in mind that we will be looking for photos for the 2020 calendar in due course.


New Church – Fundraising Notices

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.


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.


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.

You are always welcome at any of our services during the week and you can find more information about us at


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If you would like a visit from Alasdair, the minister, please call 01862 892 156      or email


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



CDs and mp3 files of our Sunday Services are available.  Please use the forms in the vestibule if you wish to order any or please e-mail your request to Tom Walker on tom@tain.co.uk stating which sermon you would like.