HILTON WEEKLY BULLETIN Sunday 19th November 2017


Sunday 19th November 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 

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

PM Rev. Alasdair MacAulay in the APC

Youth Fellowship:  The YF meets in the Tain manse at 7:30 pm.



Free Lunch Free Lunch is on from 12 noon till 2.00pm. Please come along and bring a friend. 


House Bible Study:The Bible study is at 7:30pm at James and Murdina Skinner’s, 28 St. Vincent Road, studying  Phil. 2:19-30.

Northern Presbytery: Northern Presbytery meets in Brora Free Church at 7:30 pm.


Prayer Meeting and Bible Study: The Joint Seaboard Prayer Meeting is in the United Free Church at 7:30 pm


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

Next Sunday:

AM: Rev. Andrew MacLeod

PM: Rev. Andrew MacLeod

Communicant Members:  We give thanks to the Lord that the following people have been added to the communicant roll of the congregation after professing their faith in Jesus; Christine Mackenzie, Annella MacDonald and Patricia Woods.

Coffee Morning:  There will be a Coffee Morning and Sale of Work here on the morning of Saturday 25th November from 10:30 to 12:30. Donations will go to Tain and Fearn Free Church and local charities. Adults £3, Children 50p

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 Kathleen MacInnes.   There are a couple of spare copies from the last few months that you could take to have a look at, if you are interested.

National Day of Prayer:  The Free Church National Day of Prayer is on Thursday 30th November.  There will be no Wednesday meeting that week and more details of what is planned for the Thursday will be included in next week’s bulletin.

Fiona Christie:  Fiona who was at one time a member of Tain Free Church expects to finish her work with Latin Link in Colombia next year.  It is expected she will return from Colombia around Easter and continue to serve with Latin Link until July.   Fiona still has to raise £1500 towards her commitment to the projects she is currently involved in.  If you would like to make a contribution towards that, you can place that in an envelope, marked Fiona Christie, in the collection plate.


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:  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 the minister, , Alasdair, 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