News & Intimations

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

Intimations – Sunday 06 August 2017

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Bible - Portree Parish Church

Communion :  Communion will be served at the morning service today.

If  you wish to be served with the Elements please sit in one of the pews with the white cloths.  If you are unable to do this, please indicate to an Elder from where you are sitting and the Elements will be brought to you.   Those wishing the Common Cup should sit on the organ side of the church and those wishing the Individual Cup should sit on the pulpit side.

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.

Our PraiseNormally at our morning services the items of Praise are taken from Church Hymnary Third Edition (CH3)

If you feel more comfortable sitting during the items of praise, please feel free to do so.

Crèche:    There is a crèche in the Church Hall behind the Church if anyone wishes to leave their children there during the morning service.

Evening ServiceArchie MacDonald will precent the Psalms at tonight’s evening service.

Sunday School and Youth Fellowship are closed for the Summer holiday period.  They will next meet on Sunday 20 August.

The Ladies’ Bible Study Group : The group will next meet this coming Tuesday, 08 August.

The Prayer Fellowship will meet in the Church Hall 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.

Church MagazineToday is the closing date for articles for our Summer Magazine.  Items may be left in the folder in the Front Vestibule or, preferably, emailed to Trevor Dee at




Greetings and Intimations


Hymn    CH    549      Our children, Lord, in faith and prayer                  

Reading                       Deuteronomy 8 : 10 – 14       (Pew Bible Page 187)

Hymn    CH    673      Be still, my soul




Reading                       Luke 9 : 10 – 17                   (Pew Bible Page 1039)                                     

Hymn    CH    279      Thine be the glory, risen, conquering Son


Hymn    CH    571     Jesus, thou Joy of loving hearts                    


Hymn    CH    566 v4-5   Ye gates, lift up your heads on high





Greetings and Intimations

Hymn  CH  493          Lord, bless and pity us    (Selma)     



Reading                       Acts 10 : 34 – 43                (Pew Bible Page 1104)


Hymn  CH  391          God will I bless all times   (Kilmarnock)