News & Intimations

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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 : Today at both services the items of Praise are taken from Church Hymnary Third Edition (CH) .

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.


Church Magazine : 

Articles for the Summer edition are now sought.  They could be typed and either placed in the Magazine Folder in the Vestibule or, preferably, emailed to the editor at     Handwritten articles can still be placed in the folder.

Closing date for articles is today.

The magazine should be available to distributors on Sunday 25 August.


Holidays : The holiday period is now 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 editors 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.


Sunday School  : Sunday School is closed for the Summer holiday period. 

The new session for the group will commence on Sunday 25 August.


The Ladies’ Bible Study Group : The Ladies’ Bible Study class is closed for the Summer recess.

The new session for the group will commence on Tuesday 27 August.

During the recess period an open invitation is extended to all ladies who would wish to meet informally in the Red Brick Café at Jans on Tuesdays from 10.30 am to 12.00 noon.


The Prayer Fellowship : The Prayer Fellowship is closed for the  Summer recess.

 The new session for the group will commence on Tuesday 27 August.


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.



Greetings and Intimations

Hymn     CH  138      How excellent in all the earth                      

Reading                       Psalm 8                                     (Pew Bible Page 546)

Hymn      CH  279      Thine be the glory




Reading                       Matthew 28 : 18 - 20           (Pew Bible Page 1001)                                                                                                                                                               

Hymn      CH  369      God and father, we adore thee                     


Hymn      CH  570      I am not worthy, holy Lord


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





Greetings and Intimations

Hymn  MP       81       My faith looks up to thee                    




Sermon                           Luke 24 : 36 - 49                 (Pew Bible Page 1062)

Hymn  MP   565         I’ll of salvation take the cup 


Hymn  MP   590         Now Lord ! according to thy word


Intimations – Sunday 4 August 2019

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