Sunday 3rd September 2017

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: AM Rev.Andrew Macleod  

                                   PM Rev.A. MacAulay

Crèche and Sunday School- Children can go through to the hall after the second singing. 

Property Upkeep Fund:  There is a collection at the close of both services today for the Property Upkeep Fund.

Missionary Prayer Notes: September Missionary Prayer Notes are available at the door


Free Lunch – The Free Lunch will take place tomorrow in Hilton from 12 noon to 2pm. Come along with a friend.


Midweek Meeting : The midweek meeting for Prayer and Bible Study will be led by Rev. Andrew MacLeod.


Friday Prayer Group. Prayer Group at David and Anne’s, 10 Duthac Wynd at 11am.

Next SundayAM – Rev.Andrew Macleod                   

                           PM – Rev. Andrew MacLeod

New Church Plans:  The plans will be on display in the church hall.   If you wish to give feedback, please fill in one of the sheets that are through in the hall.

Tain Communion:  The guest preacher for the communion weekend on 16th and 17th September will be Rev. Iver Martin. The Lord’s Supper will be celebrated at the evening service. If anyone connected to the congregation wishes to profess their faith, and take communion for the first time, they should speak to the minister or any of the elders.

Bible StudyIt is being proposed that the planned Bible Study will take place on a Tuesday evening.  Each study will be self-contained.    If anyone is willing to host it in their home, please let the minister know.  It is likely to be led by David Wilkie.   If anyone is happy to host it in their home, please let the minister know

Northern Convention:  The convention will take place in Castle Street Church, Dingwall from Sun 24th – Thurs 28th September.   The main speaker is Rev. Ian Hamilton.   More details on the notice board poster. 

ETS Courses:  Edinburgh Theological Seminary will begin its Saturday Lectures in mid-September.   There is a leaflet on the notice-board and a list of the subjects covered.   The course can be done online at a time that suits the individual.    ETS also has an Access to Theology course on a Tuesday evening from 6:30 – 8:30 pm, September to May and this can also be done by distance learning.     Also available to do remotely is a course on Presbyterianism.   You can study the literature or speak to the minister if you wish more information.

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:  Please consider completing a Gift Aid Form if you are a tax payer and you donate to the church.

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 the minister, please call 892 156 

or email minister@tainandfearnfreechurch.co.uk


Note: There is a loop system in the church