welcome you to our worship service today. We extend a special welcome to
visitors. Please join us for tea in the hall after the morning service.
and Bibles are available at the front door. We sing
unaccompanied psalms, led by a precentor. We stand to sing and sit to pray.
There is a crèche that meets in the hall next door to the church during the
morning service: age 0-2yrs upstairs and age 3-5yrs (Tweenies) downstairs. You
are welcome to take your children to crèche before the service begins or during
the 2nd singing, after the children’s talk.
Sunday Schools as usual today.
Children going to Sunday School should go next door to the hall during the
second singing. New children are welcome to join Sunday school any time. (Laxdale
Sunday School meets at 12.30pm in Laxdale School.)
Morning Service (Church), 11am, English: Rev KI
Morning Service (Seminary), 11am, Gaelic: Rev DA Macdonald
Evening Service (Church), 6.30pm, English: Rev Alasdair I Macleod
FELLOWSHIP: Big YF will meet in the hall after the
evening service tonight (Sunday 22nd May), 8:00-9:45pm. Secondary School
aged young people join together from all over the island for a time of food and
fellowship. Elizabeth Ferguson will
speak about Relationships.
CABARFAITH meets in the Cabarfeidh Hotel on Tuesday, 7.30-9pm
and is for anyone interested in finding out more about the Christian faith in a
relaxed, informal setting.
PLEASE NOTE: The
minister, Rev James Maciver, is away from home today and next Lord’s Day due to
his involvement in the General Assembly which opens on Monday 23rd May and is due to close on Thursday 26th. Please pray for the Assembly.
WFM PLANNING MEETING
In order to plan for a ‘Women for
Missions’ group to be set up in the congregation a preparatory meeting will be
held in the upstairs hall on Tuesday 31st May, at 7.30pm. Please note that this meeting is open to all women in the
congregation. Donna Maciver will set out what will be involved in having a WFM
REVIEW BOOKLET: Please pick up your copy of the District Review Booklet and keep it for
future reference. It lists the new districts and the visiting team members who
are responsible for each district.
ADVANCE NOTICE: SY CONNECT
next walk of the Connected Wayfarers Mens’ Walking Group will take place on the
evening of Friday June 3rd,
meeting at 6.30pm in the Kenneth St car park. It is advised that waterproof
jackets & sturdy footwear, not trainers, be taken.
VISITORS TO THE CHURCH BUILDING
If you would like to volunteer to be on
duty for a few hours on a church open day, greeting visitors to the Church
building over the summer, then please give your name and contact details to either
Ali “Moley” MacLeod, Marten Walker, Donnie MacLeod or to Mairianne Campbell in
the Church Office. This is open to all, as long as you can give visitors a warm
MOLDOVA CHILD CAMP SPONSORS: Are you (or a group of your friends) able
to sponsor a Moldovan child to go to camp for a week this summer? It costs £50
to sponsor a child. Donations can be made to the Moldova Youth Camps account: Sort Code 30 25 89, Account No.
00024605 or for more info contact Eoghain MacPhee.
GAMBIA PARTNERSHIP SPONSORSHIP: Could you help support
the work of the Gambia Partnership by sponsoring
some young people to attend college? It would cost £20 per month/£250 per
year. Contact firstname.lastname@example.org, 703066
Children and youth groups
Parent & Toddler meets on Tuesday (1.00–3.00pm) and Thursday
Campaigner: C Club (6-7pm) and
Crosstrax (7-8.30pm) on Monday in the hall
Kidzone meets at 5:50pm at the Swimming Pool this