HILTON WEEKLY BULLETIN Sunday 7th January 2018


Sunday 7th January 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.


Services today:

10.00 amIain Alasdair MacDonald

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

6.00pm Rev. Donald MacIver

Missionary Prayer Notes:  The Missionary Prayer Notes for January are now available.

Monthly Record: The January  Monthly Record is now available.

Free Church 2018 Camps Brochure: Camp brochures for 2018 are now available.

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



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


Craft Group: meet in the Hall in Tain from 2 to 4.30 pm.  All welcome.


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


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

Next Sunday:

10.00am: Rev. Alasdair MacAulay    

6.00pm:Rev. Alasdair MacAulay

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

Seaboard Hall Rota:  If you would like to help with this, please see the list in the hall.

House Bible Study:  The Bible study will meet next week on Tuesday 16th January. 

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 Anne Allan.  

Calendar Payment:   If anyone has yet to pay for Calendars that they have taken, please do so as soon as possible either by putting it in a named envelope in the collection box or by giving it to David Merrick.

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.


 New Church Fundraising Information.

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 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