A First

Today, Sunday 29th November 2015 was the first service to be held in our newly refurbished church premises at Baugh. This was not the official opening, the plan is to have a series of events to be held towards the end of January. This morning was one of the monthly ‘All Age Services’ and there was great excitement being in our own…

Tiree Ultramarathon

Tiree Baptist Church (which meets on Sundays in An Talla) welcomes all involved in the Tiree Ultramarathon.  We live on this beautiful island and it is joy to welcome you on board. Some of us will be running, others marshalling, still others cheering you on. If you are running some of us will be present at…

Touchdown

Alan Donaldson, general director/secretary of the Baptist Union of Scotland paid a flying visit to Tiree on the weekend 15/16th of August 2015. After a welcome to Tiree at the Airport, he shared lunch with the church secretary and his wife before a tour of much of the island. The climax of the tour was a…

A Moving Service

Sunday the 2nd of August 2015 was a very special day in the life of Tiree Baptist Church as we gave God thanks for Lachlan Mackinnon. Lachie as he is affectionally known, was born on the island 90 years ago on the 1st of August 1925, and apart from a few years of service in…

TMF Album

Tiree Baptist Church were pleased to be involved in the Tiree Music Festival (TMF) 2015. Along with the wider community, church  members were involved  in transporting campers to places of safety following the evacuation of the campsite due to high winds on the Friday evening. The School, Heylipol Church, the Crofters Shed, Business Centre, Airport…

God Be With You Jane

Jane Waites, a Yorshire Lass, working in Albania with the Baptist Missionary Society at a Christian School in Tirana got a send off at the pier from Church Secretary John Bottomley and his wife Sue. Having spent the weekend On Tiree, Jane left to carry out a speaking engagement in Oban. Jane took part in the…

Fèis Thiriodh 25th Anniversary

Please note that on Sunday the 5th of July there will be a special service at Heylipol at 11.30am. Tiree Baptist Church are thankful to God for their roots in the Gaelic culture of the island  and look forward to this service at the start of the 25th Anniversary of the Fèis Thiriodh. There will consequently…

The Visit of Jane Waites

One of the encouragements over the Summer Sundays are the visitors who attend worship, some who come back year after year. This coming Sunday (28:05:2015) we are looking forward to the visit of Jane Waites, who works as Head of Lower School (Y1 to 6) at GDQ in Albania. Jane will be involved in our…