TAIN BULLETIN 14th May 2016

 Tain Bulletin

TAIN BULLETIN
Sunday 15th May 2016

“It is not the healthy who need a doctor, but the sick.”  Luke 5:31
Welcome to our services today in Tain.
11.30 am: Rev Alasdair MacAulay
6.00 pm: Rev Ronnie Morrison
May Door Duty:  John Ross and Alex Stewart.
Sunday School & Crèche:  The children go through to Sunday School after the second singing –
Crèche duty today: Cathie MacKenzie and Ina MacLean.
Crèche Next Sunday:  Irene Kennedy and June Grant.
Evening Prayer Group:  This meets at 5.35 pm in the Hall.
Youth Fellowship:  The Y.F. Meets in Hilton tonight at 8pm.
The speaker is Hazel Gill who will tell about the work of the Street Pastors.

Tuesday:

Ladies’ Prayer Group meets  at 7.30 pm in 2 Scotsburn Court.  All ladies welcome.
Road To Recovery meets in the hall at 7:30 pm.

Wednesday:

Ladies Bible Study  meets in the manse at 9:20am.

Tain Lunch Club meets from 12pm-2pm.  Team 3 is on duty.
Prayer Meeting & Bible Study this week is the full Tain and Fearn congregational meeting, which will be in the Church Hall at 7:30pm.

Thursday:

Casan Beaga: (Parent and Toddlers) meets in the Hall at 10am
(Snacks Duty – June Grant and Irene Kennedy)

Next Sunday:

                                 am– Rev Alasdair MacAulay.

                                 pm– Rev Alasdair MacAulay.
New Communicants
The following people professed their faith at last’s week’s communion and are now communicant members of the congregation: Hugh Mackenzie, Tina Mackenzie, Elaine Currie, Emma MacAulay, Aileen Wilson, Carol Jane Wood and Angie Young.    Maureen Ross was added to our membership by certificate from another congregation.   We praise God for his saving and transforming work.
New Volunteers: 
Additional volunteers are required to help out with a variety of tasks in the church.  We are looking for people to go on the rota for making the tea after the morning service and after the Wednesday night meetings.  We would also like additional volunteers for the occasional fellowship evenings throughout the year.  In addition, we are always looking for people to do door duty, and snack rota for the Parent Toddler, as well as people to help out with the Lunch Club on a Wednesday.  If you are on the Lunch Club rota, could you please be at the hall at 11am to help set up prior to the lunch.  If you wish to find out more about the rotas, speak to Mairi MacAulay, Fiona Garvie or Ina MacLean.
Fundraising Committee:
The committee members are Donald Beaton, Rona Grigg, John Garvie, Clara Robertson, Maureen Ross and Catherine MacLean.  The committee will be chaired by Fiona Robertson.
Prayer Meetings:   On the first Wednesday of each month we have a joint meeting with the APC that alternates between our church and theirs.  On the third Wednesday of the month we have our congregational prayer meeting where the Tain and Fearn ends of the congregation meet together and this alternates between Tain and Hilton.  Every other Wednesday the meeting is in our own hall, and everybody is welcome.
Coffee Morning:
There is a Coffee Morning in the UF hall church hall in Balintore on Sat 28th May from 10:30-12 with the proceeds going to fund Rhoda Paterson’s trip to Cambodia in August with Tear Fund.
If you would like a visit from the minister,
            please call 892 156     
or email
            minister@tainandfearnfreechurch.co.uk

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