Daily Readings – October 2017

The Bible is not in chronological order. This sometimes makes it difficult to see how it all fits together. What we are going to do this month, is to give an outline of Bible history, picking out the key people and events. The readings from the Bible are longer than usual but my comments are(…)

Daily Readings – September 2017

This month we continue our readings in the letter to the Hebrews. In contrast to the long readings when we were going through Jeremiah, this month we are looking in close detail at the letter, sometimes reading only a single verse or two verses. This enables us to dig down deeper into the text. Friday(…)

Daily Readings – August 2017

In August we turn back to the New Testament and look at the letter to the Hebrews. Tuesday 1st August Hebrews 1 We don’t know who wrote this letter, it doesn’t say. One tradition says that it was written by the Apostle Paul. In some editions of the Authorised Version of the Bible, the letter(…)

Daily Readings – July 2017

During the month of July, we shall complete our readings in the prophecy of Jeremiah. Then in August we shall turn back to the New Testament and look at the letter to the Hebrews. Saturday 1st July Jeremiah 37:1-10 Nebuchadnezzar had placed Zedekiah, a puppet king, on the throne of Judah. This changed nothing. Everything(…)

Inverness Festival Of Male Voice Gospel Praise Night

The Inverness Festival Of Male Voice Gospel Praise will take place on Saturday 25 March 2017 at 7.15pm in the East Church. Choirs from other parts of the U.K. will also be taking part and there will be community singing from 7.00pm. The guest speaker is the Rev Graham Swanson Admission is free but there will be(…)

The Gathering

The Gathering Letter received from Lynn Fraser A local community project – Inverness Townscape Heritage – centred on Academy Street. Throughout the next 12 months we will be working with the teams at Inverness Museum and Art Gallery, The Highland Archive Centre and Inverness Library to share items from their collections that help to tell(…)

Elevate Latin Link Event 27 August 2016

Elevate is a monthly inter-church youth event for the Highlands. Elevate restarts on the 27th of August (a Saturday!) with an Elevate/Latin Link joint event, held at Culloden-Balloch Baptist Church. It would be great if you could encourage any S3-S6 youth to come along, and if you could share this event on your facebook page.

Another Women in the East day

On Saturday 12th November 2016 there will be another ‘Women in the East’ Day . Details to follow but please keep this day free.

Girls Brigade Awards and Achievements 2015-2016

As we come to the end of another session we have a number of girls to congratulate. Firstly, our Duke of Edinburgh’s Award winners, Nicole Smith on achieving her Gold and our three Bronze award recipients, Mhairi Jane Campbell, Eilidh MacDonald and Mary MacVicar. Nicole and her parents will attend the official presentation at Holyrood(…)