News & Updates

Notices - Sunday 27th August

Creche: 11.00am in the upper hall for children up to age 3.
Volunteers Today: Christine Ann, Maighread and Donna Mackinnon.
Volunteers 3rd September: Fiona, Catherine, Ruby and Alison.                                               

Holiday Tweenies: 11.00am in the main hall for children aged 3-7.
Volunteers today: Liz, Gillian, Christina and Joni.
Volunteers 3rd September: Johan, Alison and Lydia.


Everyone is welcome to the M. A. Hall after the morning service for a time of fellowship. Tea and Coffee will be served by Mary Ferguson.


There will be a congregational fellowship following the evening service tonight in the M.A. Hall.


Monday 28th August 1.00pm - 3.00pm – Toddler Group in M.A. Hall


Tuesday 29th August 7.30pm – Ladies Craft Croup in MA. Hall.


Wednesday 30th August 7.30pm – English Prayer Meeting in the Seminary and on Zoom, led by Rev Calum M. Smith.


Thursday 31st August 7.30pm – Gaelic Prayer Meeting in the Seminary led by Rev James Maciver.


Saturday 2nd September 7.30pm – English Prayer Meeting in the Seminary


Sunday 3rd September 9.00am – Ladies Prayer Meeting on Zoom.


Services next Lord’s Day 3rd September
English 11.00am (Church) – Rev James Maciver
Gaelic 11.00am (Seminary) – Mr Murdo Martin
English 6.30pm (Church) – Rev Calum M. Smith


Sunday School
As Sunday School will start again next week, it would be appreciated if parents who are intending to register their children in Sunday School could contact Ian Murdo Macleod by email, text or phone to let him know, so that he can arrange to put the registration process in place as soon as possible.

Ian’s contact details are as follows:

Email: muirneagtong@btinternet,com

Mobile: 07887 722269

Home: 01851 705669


Explorers start on Thursday 7th September. If you wish to join, please get in touch with one of the leaders or email [email protected].


We were sorry to hear of the death of John Macleod, Newton Street. We extend our condolences to his sister Dena and her husband George, along with all his nephews and nieces, neighbours and friends.


Food Hygiene Training
It is essential that groups who prepare and serve food for congregational activities includes at least one person who holds a Food Hygiene Certificate.

Could anyone who wishes to complete this course, either for the first time or as a refresher, please contact ChrissAnne Mackenzie on 07733 054810 or email

[email protected].


2024 Keswick Convention Trip
The High Free Church congregation hopes to arrange a coach trip to the 2024 Keswick Convention for the week of 13th – 20th July.

Booking early is necessary for accommodation. There is an information sheet at the front door with contact details for all who are interested.


North Tolsta Free Church Communion Schedule


Thursday 31st August



Rev Donald M Macleod

Friday 1st September



Rev Thomas Davis

Saturday 2nd September

12 noon


Rev R J Campbell (Retired)

Saturday 2nd September


Bi Lingual


Prayer meetings

Led by the Elders


Lord’s Day 3rd September








Rev R J Campbell




Shawbost Free Church Communion Schedule



Friday 1st September

English at 7.00pm


Rev Colin Macleod (Back)

Gaelic at 7.00pm


Rev John Macleod


Saturday 2nd September

English at 12noon


Rev Colin Macleod

Bi-lingual PM - 6pm

Church Hall


Lord’s Day

3rd September

English at 12.00 noon


Rev Colin Macleod

English at 6.00pm


Fellowship in Church Hall after evening service