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Church of Scotland Portree, Easter

Communion :  Communion will be served at both morning and evening services 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 Praise : Normally at our morning services the items of Praise are taken from Church Hymnary Third Edition (CH) and those at evening services are taken from Mission Praise (MP). 

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.

Sunday School  & Youth Fellowship are closed for the Easter holiday break.  Classes resume next Sunday, 28 April

The Ladies’ Bible Study Group : Meetings will resume next Tuesday, 23 April.  

The 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.

Annual General Meeting : The AGM of the church will be held in the Church Hall at 7.00 pm on Tuesday 30 April.  It is hoped that there will be a good turnout of members of the congregation to hear reports on the affairs of your church. 

Tea & Coffee will be served at the end of this meeting and will give a further opportunity for fellowship with others in attendance.

Copies of the Annual Accounts for 2018 are available in the Front Vestibule.

 

MORNING SERVICE

 

Greetings and Intimations

Hymn     CH  254      When I survey the wondrous cross  

Reading                       Isaiah 53                                   (Pew Bible Page 740)

Hymn      CH  293      The Saviour died, but rose again                 

Prayer

Offering                                 

Prayer

Reading                       Matthew 5 : 38 - 48               (Pew Bible Page 970)                                                                                                                                                              

Hymn      CH  279      Thine be the glory                 

Sermon

Hymn      CH  565      I’ll of salvation take the cup

Communion 

Hymn      CH  566 v 3,4   Ye gates, lift up your heads on high                  

Benediction

 

EVENING SERVICE 

 

Greetings and Intimations

Hymn  MP  674             There is a green hill far away                               

Prayer 

Offering                                 

Reading                             

Sermon                           Luke 24 : 13 - 35                 (Pew Bible Page 1061)

Hymn  MP   214  v 1,2  He gave His life in selfless love

Communion

Hymn  MP   214  v 3,4  They heard Him call His Father’s name 

Benediction

 

 

Intimations – Sunday 21 April 2019

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