Lord’s Day – 12th, 19th & 26th July
Lord’s Day Services
12th July – 11am Morning Service only
19th & 26th July – No Services
2nd August – 11am Morning Service only
All our Audio & Visual Sermons can be accessed from our website at: https://sermons.barvas.freechurch.org/
Visual Sermons can also be accessed from our YouTube channel at: http://bit.ly/barvasfc
Please make use of the many other online services that are currently available: https://freechurch.org/online-services
Murdo will be on Holiday from Friday 10th July until Thursday 30th July.
Sunday School has concludd for the Summer Holidays. We’re so thankful to our Teachers who faithfully taught our children during Lockdown, and for the Children who joined with us each week, working so hard. We hope and pray that the will have a good break and we will see them for a new term. If you would like to join our Sunday School, please don’t hesitate to get in touch.
YF has concluded for the Summer Holidays. We’re thankful to the Lord for the Kids who joined with us each week, and those who shared their testimony. We look forward to seeing everyone again after the summer!
Prayer & Bible Study
On Wednesday evening at 7.30pm there will be a time of Prayer and Bible Study led by one of the elders.
Church Services & Activities
In response to all that has happened regarding the Coronavirus Pandemic, and taking into consideration all the advice and recommendations from the Government, Free Church Board of Trustees and the Western Isles Presbytery; It is with a heavy heart that we have decided to suspend all Church Services on the Lord’s Day and all activities during the week, until further notice.
In order to love our neighbour and protect those who are most vulnerable in our congregation, the Kirk Session have taken the decision to suspend all pastoral visitation until further notice. However, we want to continue to provide pastoral care and keep in touch by means of telephone, email, WhatsApp and Facebook. If there’s anything that we as a Kirk Session can do to help you through this uncertain time, please don’t hesitate to get in touch.
Presbytery Prayer Meeting
The Western Isles Presbytery encourages us to come aside and pray in our homes every Monday evening at 8pm. Please join with us in prayer, as we pray for our nation at this time of crisis.
Barvas Food Bank
Out of a desire to help and support the needs our community, Barvas Food Bank is ready to provide food parcels for those in need on the Westside. If you would like to discretely and confidentially receive a food parcel, please contact Murdo – 07770824552; Sarah – 07927236450 or Louis – 07870362440.
If you would like to contribute to the Foodbank, donations can be dropped off at the Barvas & Brue Community centre on Tuesdays & Fridays betweem 3:15 – 4pm
“Holiness is the habit of being of one mind with God, according as we find His mind described in Scripture. It is the habit of agreeing in God’s judgment, hating what He hates, loving what He loves, and measuring everything in this world by the standard of His Word.”