TAIN WEEKLY BULLETIN Sunday 21st January 2018


Sunday 21st January 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


11.30am –Rev. Andrew Macleod   The Lord’s Supper is served during the morning service today.             

6.00pm Rev. Andrew Macleod   

Children’s Church: Children for Creche & Sunday School go to the hall from the start of the service today.  They will come back through when the Lord’s Supper is served.

Crèche duty today: Cathie MacKenzie and Alice Fraser

Crèche next Sunday: Catherine Walker and Lindsay Rogers

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

January Door Duty: John Ross and Samuel Robertson



Craft Group: The Craft Group meets in the hall in Tain from 2 pm to 4:30 pm. 

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


Tain Lunch Club: Lunch Club meets from 12pm-2pm. Team 4 is on duty.   

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


Casan Beaga.(Parent and Toddlers) Parent and Toddlers meets in the hall at 10am.

(Snack Duty – Cathie MacDonald & Murdina Skinner .)

Kirk Session:The Kirk-Session meets in the manse at 7pm.


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

Next Sunday:

11.30am: Rev. Alasdair MacAulay                       

6.00pm: Rev. Alasdair MacAulay  


Lord’s Supper: The Lord’s Supper is served during the morning service today. The evening service will be followed by fellowship in the hall.  

Funeral of Dugald MacArthurThe funeral service will take place in the church on Tuesday at 11 am.  Interment will be in Harris.

House Bible Study The Bible Study group will meet next at 7:30 pm on Tuesday 30th January at James & Murdina Skinner’s – 28 St. Vincent Road.  The passage for study is Philippians 3:12 – 4:1.  New faces are always welcome, and as each study is self-contained, people can attend the group as and when it is suitable for them.

Asda Tokens:  If you shop at Asda, there is currently an opportunity to put your green tokens towards our New Church Project.    If we get most tokens out of the three groups, we will receive £500.      

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.


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.