'Isle of Tiree' tagged posts

The Big Questions

The Tiree Music Festival is over for another year. The festival site at Crossapol is more or less cleared. The Big Top is down and it went off on the ferry this morning. And the festival goers from the Mainland and other islands have gone home. At the warm invitation of TMF the church on…

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…

Visitors are always welcome

  Whether it be residents or those from ‘overseas’ visitors are always welcome at Tiree Baptist Church. Many who arrive by plane or ferry keep coming back to the island and the church. In May it was great to welcome about thirty cyclists from ‘West Glasgow New Church’ along with various other visitors. It was Pentecost…

Photo of John and Carina Craib

Welcome Visitors

It was a real joy to welcome John Craib, pastor of Bearsden Baptist Church, and his wife Carina. John and Carina have spent a few days on the island, seeing the sights. On the Sunday morning at An Talla, Carina spoke, very much with the children in mind, about two sisters that you read about in…

A Work in Progress

Not a pretty picture, rather a work in progress. Anyone, resident or visitor to the island, passing through Baugh will see a white church building on the machair. The property a former meeting place of Tiree Baptist church may look redundant and neglected but is in fact being lovingly restored and renovated to make it…

A Big Thank You

A “Big Thank You” to all who worked so hard to provide the food on sale in the Tiree Baptist Church Tent at the Tiree Show 2014. Thanks to your efforts, donations and those who made purchases almost £1,100 was raised for the Baugh Project. You may have observed that work has already commenced on…