Order Of Service

Pitlochry Church of Scotland

18 November 2018 at 10.30am


Welcome to our Service of Worship

which will be led by The Guild

Our Organist is Gordon Mackenzie

Our Reader is





A warm welcome is extended to all, especially those who are worshipping at Pitlochry as a visitor or returning after an absence. We thank you for choosing to join us today and trust you will be comfortable in our midst.   If you are joining us as a visitor, please make yourself known to the Minister or one of the Duty Elders.  It would also be great if you signed our visitors’ book which can be found in the Porch area of the church.

The Church is fitted with a loop system.  If you use a hearing aid, please change it to the “T” setting.

Both Words only and Large Print copies of CH4 are available in the Porch.  Please ask someone on welcome duty if you require one.

Tea, Coffee and Juice are served in The Tryst (the church halls) - after the service.  An invitation is extended to all as we gather to meet and mingle.  Please do join us if you are visitors for this time of friendship and fellowship.

Tryst for Prayer


Tryst for Prayer meet weekly on Wednesdays at 10.00am in The Tryst Lounge.Open to all.

Prayers are offered for personal, local, national & international situations.  If you would like someone to pray for you and your situation just let us know – every personal situation is held in confidence.

Email: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or drop a note through the letter box of the church marked – For Prayer, or speak to the minister after the service on Sundays.

















Wednesday 21 November

Tryst for Prayer 10.00am

Coffee & Chat

Choir Rehearsal 6.25pm



Save our School, secure our future

Pitlochry High School (Secondary) is currently under threat of closure – the impact this will have on our children’s education and thriving community will be devastating.

PKC are hosting the following Community Drop-In sessions –

Mon 19  Nov 10.00am – 1.00pm PHS

Mon 19 Nov 3.30pm – 7.30pm PHS

Make your voice heard and secure the future for our children and our community. PHS Parent Council    



 6th Annual Christmas Tree Festival 1-2 December 2018

In the Church we are looking forward to a magical & colourful display of decorated Christmas trees, all illustrating different themes captivating the hearts and imaginations of children and adults alike.

In the Tryst and Lounge there will be a Festival craft and produce market, refreshments and visits from Santa Claus!


The Christmas Carol Concert on the evening of Sunday 2 December at 6:30pm will celebrate the end of the Festival and reveal the winner of the Best Tree Competition.  We will also be revealing how much we have raised for this year’s Charity Partners: ‘Help for Heroes’ and ‘Penumbra’. (See article in The Torch magazine for further information).

 Please get involved –


 Here’s how YOU can help.

 We need the help of everyone in the Church to make our Christmas Tree Festival a success.

 Please sign up to our volunteer   Sheets

Door Stewards / Musicians to play and sing during the Festival / Kitchen helpers / Childrens’ Craft leaders / Distributors of publicity, & volunteers to help set up and dismantle the Tree displays.



Life and Work is the magazine of the Church of Scotland.  In a history spanning over 130 years it has established itself as the pre-eminent voice of the Church of Scotland.  Each monthly issue includes a forum for views on current social and moral issues, a monthly meditation and regular articles on the spiritual side of life, reviews of the latest books, videos and Christian resources, and regular features on the Church worldwide.

New subscribers are always welcome and past copies of the magazine are available to borrow from the notice boards in the Church and The Tryst.

COST: - There is a small increase in the cover price which simply reflects the ongoing increase in production costs.  Ordering through the Church gives a 9% discount. The Annual cost for 2019 is £30.60. 

Payment is not due until January 2019.

The order form for 2019 must be submitted no later than the 12th of November.  I would therefore ask that you notify me if you wish to subscribe for the forthcoming year no later than Sunday 11 November.

Patricia Walters Tel. 01796 474290


Pastoral Care

If anyone would like a visit from the Pastoral Care and Fellowship Group, please contact Romilly Carter



Listen again to the sermons on line by clicking on the icon on the home page.

Service for the Housebound:

Recorded copies of the Sunday morning service are available on CD for those unable to get to

church.  Please enquire at The Tryst Office for further details.

   Church Office - The Tryst:

Telephone:   01796 474 010

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  This Order of Service can be downloaded below as a pdf file

   Web address:



   Rev Mary Haddow 


   Joint Session Clerks:

   Mrs Ginnie Wilkie

   Mr Hugh Mackintosh


Scottish Charity Number: SC 008361







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