“The Lord bless you and keep you;
The Lord make His face shine upon you,
And be gracious to you;
The Lord lift up His countenance upon you,
And give you peace.”
Greetings and Intimations
Reading Genesis 28 : 10 – 22 (Pew Bible Page 30)
Reading Matthew 13 : 24 – 30 (Pew Bible Page 979)
Greetings and Intimations
Reading Revelation 13 : 11 – 18 (Pew Bible Page 1243)
The Lord’s Prayer
After Morning Worship Fellowship : After Morning Worship today Tea , Coffee, Juice and biscuits will be served in the Church. Please stay behind for as long or short a time as you can manage and enjoy a time of fellowship with other members of the congregation and with visitors to our church.
Crèche: There is a crèche in the Church Hall behind the Church if anyone wishes to leave their children there during the morning service.
Vestry Hour : The Minister now holds a regular Vestry Hour when is available to discuss any matters that members of the congregation might wish to raise with him. These meetings are held in the Vestry each Tuesday evening from 5.45 to 6.45 pm.
Sunday School & Youth Fellowship are closed for the duration of the school Summer holiday period. Classes will meet again on the first Sunday after school resumes.
The Ladies’ Bible Study Group will not meet during the Summer holiday period. The next meeting of the group will be at the end of August.
The Prayer Fellowship group will meet in the Church Hall at 7.00 pm this coming Tuesday evening. All are welcome to attend.
Coffee Mornings : Coffee Mornings, in aid of church funds are held in the Church each Thursday from 10.30 – 12.00 Please come and support this fund raising initiative.
Retiral Offering : A Retiral Offering will be taken at both services on Sunday 28 July. This collection will go towards the costs of major projects in our church buildings.
Holidays : The holiday period will soon be upon us and members of the congregation will be visiting many different parts of the country. If anyone visits a church elsewhere and finds that, like Portree Parish Church, spare copies of a magazine are available to visitors then the Magazine Committee would be extremely grateful to receive a copy. These can provide ideas for future articles in our own magazine
Any magazines obtained can be placed in the Magazine Folder in the Front Vestibule.
“Spiritual Journaling” : A one day retreat focusing on journaling and ways to refresh your spiritual life will be held in the Mission Hall, North Kessock from 10.00 am to 15.30 pm on Saturday 21 September 2013.
Anyone interested in this retreat should see the notice in the Front Vestibule which gives further information on journaling and details of the cost etc.