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.
Crèche: Volunteers for crèche duties are sought to cover days when the regular staff members are unable to attend. If you are able to help with this matter please contact Sandra Beaton or Angela Smith.
Sunday School and Youth Fellowship meet every Sunday during the school term. They meet initially in the Church before moving to the Church Hall.
The Ladies’ Bible Study Group meets in the Church Hall on Tuesdays from 10.30 am to 12.00 noon. All ladies welcome.
The Prayer Fellowship will meet in the Church Hall at 7.00 pm each Tuesday evening All are welcome to attend.
Summer Opening of the Church to Visitors : The Minister, Kirk Session and Ishbel Beattie are delighted that sufficient volunteers have come forward to cover all five days of the week for the Summer Opening of the church from the beginning of June to the end of August.
Retiral Offering : A Retiral Offering will be taken at both servicestoday. This collection will go towards the costs of major projects in our church buildings.
Apologies for this item not appearing in the Intimation Sheet for last Sunday. White envelopes can be handed in on any Sunday.
Church Magazine : The next edition of our magazine is due to be issued in August. We welcome items on your favourite hymns, poems, humorous stories, etc.
We would welcome especially items on “The Environment” and “Childhood Memories of Summer”
Please submit your items as soon as possible to enable an early start to be made on this edition. Items may be left in the folder in the Front Vestibule or, preferably, emailed to Trevor Dee at firstname.lastname@example.org
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.
Greetings and Intimations
Address to Young People
Reading Numbers 13 : 26 – 33 (Pew Bible Page 150)
Reading Matthew 10 : 28 – 33 (Pew Bible Page 975)
Greetings and Intimations
Psalm 19 Show me thy ways, O Lord
Reading Isaiah 36 (Pew Bible Page 719)
Psalm 119 Thou my sure portion art alone