News & Intimations

"I to the hills will lift mine eyes...the isles shall wait upon me"

Intimations – Sunday 1 May 2016

Categories: Intimations

Image: Church Service, Portree Parish Church

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.

Sunday School & Youth Fellowship are on holiday this week.  They will next meet on Sunday 8 May.

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 meets in the Manse at 7.00 pm each Tuesday evening   All are welcome to attend.

Pastoral Visits :  The Minister asks that he would be kept informed of any member of the congregation who is ill, in hospital or would welcome a visit from him.

Kirk SessionA meeting of the Kirk Session will be held in the Manse at 7.30 pm on Thursday 5 May.  Minutes and Agenda for this meeting are in the Front Vestibule.

New Communicant Members :   Any Adherent who would wish to become a full communicant member of the church should speak to the Minister at the end of the service or contact him by telephone.   We would dearly love to see more Adherents take up full communicant membership of the church and take Communion on 15 May.

Church & Society NewsletterAnyone wishing a copy of the latest edition should see Mary Rankine.

Church MagazineThe 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 trevordee@btinternet.com

Church Officer  –  Evening ServicesWe are seeking further volunteers (male or female) to join the rota for opening and closing the church.  If you can help in this way please see Bill Marshall or Lachie Gillies.

Church Coin Boxes :  Anyone wishing one of these boxes should see Bill Marshall.  All monies raised through this scheme go to the Fabric Fund.

 

MORNING SERVICE

 

Greetings and Intimations

Hymn    CH                                       

Reading                       Psalm 149                             (Pew Bible Page 634)

Hymn    CH               

Prayer

Offering                                 

Prayer

Reading                       Romans 12 : 9 – 21            (Pew Bible Page 1139)                                        

Hymn    CH   

Sermon

Hymn    CH               

Benediction

EVENING SERVICE

 

Greetings and Intimations

Hymn  MP                                                     

Prayer

Offering                                 

Reading                       Isaiah 11 : 1 – 10                Bible Page 696)

Sermon

Hymn  MP                             

Benediction