We extend a warm welcome to everyone worshipping with us today.  We trust that God will richly bless our time together.

Services for Sunday 22nd April

Services for Sunday 29th April


Morning Prayer Meeting


Morning Prayer Meeting


Rev George Macaskill (Church)


Rev Calum I Macleod (Church)


Sunday Schools


Sunday Schools


Rev George Macaskill (Church)


Rev Calum I Macleod (Church)


Midweek Services

Wed (7.30pm)

Prayer Meeting (Hall – Bilingual):  Rev Calum I Macleod

Sat (7pm)

Open Prayer Time (Crèche / GP Room)



Crèche Rota

Sunday 22nd April: Laura Burns, Melanie Mackay, Christine Mutch, Sarah Macleod

Sunday 29th April:Mina Maclean, Maggie Macdonald, Carol Macdonald, Lynne Maciver


Little Lambs Rota

25th April:  Louise, Ishbel Mackenzie, Sine

2nd May: Ishbel Mackenzie, Mary Ann, Ishbel Maciver


Continuation of Joint Sunday Morning Services

The Kirk Session has, in light of our present circumstances, agreed to limit our Sunday morning 11 am services to one English joint service with bilingual praise until mid-May.  All Gaelic Psalms will be taken from our ‘Selection of Psalms for Worship’ praise booklet and is available at the door.


Continuation of Joint Midweek Prayer Meetings

The Kirk Session has also agreed to limit our midweek services to one joint bilingual prayer meeting - on Wednesday / Thursday (both at 7.30 pm) alternating from week to week – until mid-May.  Please note that the Saturday 7 pm and Sunday 9.30 am prayer meetings will meet as usual.



Cearcall meets tomorrow, Monday 23rd April at 2:00pm. We are looking forward to hearing from Kenny Maciver, Upper Coll, and hearing about his recent holiday to New Zealand.   Please come along to what will be a very interesting meeting. 


Walking Group

The Walking Group meets on Tuesday 24th April. The group meet in the church car park at 6.30pm and go for a 5k walk.  If you would like further information contact Dina (07557091593) or Isabelle (07786845916). Everyone is welcome.


Little Lambs

Little Lambs will meet this week. Wednesday 25th April, 1pm - 2.45pm.  

All babies, toddlers, parents and grandparents welcome.


Road to Recovery

Road to Recovery will meet in The Hut on Wednesday 25th April 2018 at 7.30pm.


Islands Study Conference (20-22 April)

Rev Calum I Macleod is speaking at the Islands Study Conference this weekend, along with Dr Rev Malcolm Maclean.  More info at www.isc.scot


Kirk Session


The Kirk Session will meet on Wednesday 25th April in the church hall immediately following the prayer meeting..



Our next WFM will be on Monday 23rd April at 7.30 pm in the Church Hall.  We are pleased to welcome Rev Paul and Careen Amed, Stornoway who will share a word of personal testimony.  There will be the usual Bring and Buy Stall. Any donations received will go towards this year’s WFM project.   Please come along and enjoy a time of warm fellowship.


Women for Mission Evening Event – Friday 8th June 2018

Booking Forms are now available for the above Event to be held at the Cabarfeidh Hotel, where our guest speaker this year will be Moira McCarrell, her topic is Dusty Roads and Bibles.  Moira is involved with the Scottish Bible Society and has visited Rwanda in 2014 and Malawi in 2017 to witness first-hand the work of the Bible Society in those countries in order to envision folk back home.  


Ladies from the congregation wishing to attend the Event can obtain a booking form at the Back WfM meeting tomorrow (Monday 23rd), or by phoning Chrissie Mackenzie on 820525 or Dina on 820317. The cost of the event is £30 which includes a three course meal.


Inverness Gaelic Fellowship

Rev Calum I Macleod has been invited to preach at the monthly Inverness Gaelic Fellowship service at Greyfriars & Stratherrick Free Church on Tuesday 24th April.  He hopes to leave on Tuesday afternoon and return on Wednesday afternoon.


Trust in the LORD with all of your heart and lean not on your own understanding (Proverbs 3:5)

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Minister: Rev Calum I Macleod / Assistant Minister: Rev David F Macdonald

Session Clerk: Mr Iain A Mackinnon / Church Officer: Mr Donald Stewart /

Bulletin Administrator: Anne Murray (anne_m_murray@hotmail.com)