Church News Sunday 16th November

SUNDAY CLUB AND FYF Sunday Club and FYF meet at 10.50am. As always there is a Crèche for pre-school children each Sunday morning.

PRAYER GROUP The prayer group will meet at 10am on Wednesday 19th November in the hall. All are welcome to come and join us.

PASTORAL CARE TEAM Do contact either your elder or the coordinator, Janette Steele (01349 861591), if you feel we could help you. Please allow time for arrangements to be made if you need to be taken to appointments.

LADIES BIBLE STUDY The group meets in the Hall each Wednesday at 1.30 pm for about an hour. At the moment we are looking at the World Day of Prayer Bible studies “Streams in the Desert”. The group will examine Genesis 42:1-7, 46:1-7, Matthew 1:18-21, 2: 13-20. The ladies are friendly and would welcome any newcomers into the group. Look forward to seeing you there.

Congregational Board The next meeting of the Congregational Board takes place in the church hall on Thursday 27th November 2014 at 7pm. Copies of minutes and agendas are now available to uplift and those who receive them by email should now have them.

KIRK SESSION The Kirk Session will meet in the Church Hall on Thursday 27th November immediately after the Congregational Meeting.

FERINTOSH FOCUS The next edition of the Ferintosh Focus will be issued at the end of the month. Any articles should be with the Editorial team by Friday 21st November.

COMMUNICANT On Sunday 30th November, Miss Victoria Macrae, having completed Communicant Classes, will be admitted to the Lord’s Table and become a Communicant Member of this congregation. Could the Kirk Session please meet at 10.45am in the small hall prior to worship that morning.

RETIRING COLLECTION The sum of £106.50 was raised for the Earl Haig Fund at the retiring collection last Sunday.

PRESBYTERY OF ROSS WEBSITE The Presbytery of Ross has a new website at presbyteryofross.wordpress.com. In addition to information about each of the churches in the Presbytery it contains details of news and events which may be of interest to Church-goers and the community right across the area. Please visit the website and bookmark or favourite it so you can check back.

COMMUNITY CHOIR The Community Choir meets again on Wednesday 19th November at 7.30pm in the church hall.

JUST PRAYER A quarterly meeting at which folk from different congregations can pray together for God’s gracious intervention at this difficult time in the history of the Church of Scotland takes place at Inshes Church on Tuesday 18th November at 3 pm.

LIFE AND WORK The order for 2015 is due to be placed shortly. There will be an increase of 20p per month. Anyone wishing to place and order or anyone wishing to cancel their order should contact Georgie Jack on 861860 by today as cancellations cannot be taken after today.

TEA / COFFEE & CAKES AFTER SERVICE ON 7TH DECEMBER The Sunday Club and FYF would like to invite you to come round to the hall after the morning service on Sunday 7th December, where they will be serving tea, coffee and cakes, in order to raise money for the sponsorship of a teenage girl in South America they have been supporting for the last several years.

GUILD Guild Week begins today. Members are reminded to “Wear Your Badge”! (Anne has some for sale) On Friday 21st November, there is to be a “Big Sing” in Perth North Church at 2pm. Saturday 22nd November, Dingwall Castle Street Guild is hosting a Coffee Morning from 10am. On Sunday 23rd November members will be taking part in the Morning Service here at Ferintosh to mark the end of Guild Week. We are warmly invited to Urray and Kilchrist Guild Gathering on Monday 24th November (more details next week). If you want to attend and be involved in any of these forthcoming events please attach your name to the list inside the black folder at the back of the Church.

This week’s Order of Service