If you go South-west up High Street you will find us on the left. Normally on Sundays parking is available at either side of the church.
If you use satnav enter our postcode - IV12 4AA
Scottish Charity Numbers
St Ninian's: SC015361
Welcome to Nairn St Ninian's Church of Scotland
Auldearn and Dalmore Church is linked to Nairn St Ninian's Church and shares the Minister and Organist
You are very welcome to join us in Worship. Here you will find a traditional Presbyterian form of worship with emphasis on prayer, the preaching of the Word, and congregational singing of Hymns and Metrical Psalms.
10.15 a.m. Every Sunday
(in St Ninian's)
Morning Service Fellowship - tea/coffee is served in the church hall after the morning service, all are welcome to come through to the hall.
12 Noon Every Sunday
(in Auldearn) Note that from Sunday 7th December 2014 to Sunday 29th March 2015 inclusive the Auldearn services will be held in the Lethan Road Hall; with the exception of Christmas Eve when the service will be in the church.
6.30 p.m. 1st Sunday of each month
joint service with the other local denominations
(in the St Ninian's Hall)
6.30 p.m. 2nd and 4th Sundays of each month
(in the St Ninian's Hall)
We wish to call a new minister to join and lead us.
Our visions are to be churches which seek to inspire the people of both towns and surrounding areas with the good news of Jesus Christ through enthusiastic worshipping, witnessing, nurturing, and serving the Lord.
The new Minister will challenge us, renew our vigour and lead us to follow the example of Jesus and help to build and embrace the Congregations of both these parishes.
A Parish Profile is available for download from this website and copies are also available from the Clerk to the Nominating Committee.
Informal enquiries may be made to the Interim Moderator.
Applications including a CV, Personal Statement and details of two referees, or recommendations, are invited and should be addressed to the Clerk to the Nominating Committee.
During the vacancy Revd Fraser K Turner LTh is Interim Moderator and Locum.
Should you require the services of the Interim Moderator, or consult him in confidence then he will willingly make himself available to meet you. Please telephone him on 01463 794004 or email him on firstname.lastname@example.org
The Sanctuary is normally open for quiet prayer and contemplation, or just to look round quietly, each Thursday morning during the time of the Coffee Break in the Hall.
Gift Aid envelopes are provided at the end of each pew. If you are a UK tax payer and would like to make a financial offering during the service please fill in your details and the amount of your donation on the reverse of the envelope. Thank You.
Visits - If you know of anyone in hospital or who would appreciate a visit in their own home from a Minister please let your elder or Grace McCloy, Session Clerk know. Raigmore Hospital notification system only works when patients specifically request a visit from their Minister on admission. Please notify us when members or adherents are admitted to hospital so we can ensure that they receive a ministerial visit and remember them in our prayers. Additionally, a visit from a member of the Pastoral Care Group may be arranged by contacting Mary Heggie on 01667 456158.
The Monday Night Bible Study Group takes place at 1 Caledonian Street at 7.00 p.m.
On the First Tuesday of each month at 12 noon there is a Soup and Sandwich lunch in the St Ninian's Hall with a Gospel message.
The Bible Study Group meets on the 2nd and 4th Wednesdays of each month except July, August and September from 2.00 to 3.30 p.m. in the Church Hall. Meetings comprise of an exposition and time of open prayer specifically for people of the churches and town of Nairn. Anyone interested in joining this group should please contact either Isabel Bryce or Dorothea Cooke.
The Coffee Break is a group of members who meet in the Church Hall each Thursday morning from 10:00 a.m. This is a service provided by the church for everyone in the community to come in and have a cup of coffee and a chat in the relaxed atmosphere of the hall.
The World Day of Prayer is on Friday 6th March 2015. The service will be in St Columba's Scottish Episcopal Church, Nairn, at 7.30. The Baptist Church singers will lead the praise but anyone from the other churches is welcome to join them provided they can attend rehearsals. Please contact Norma McIntyre.
The Annual General Meeting of the church will take place on Wednesday 11th March at 7.30 p.m. in the Hall.
Click here to view / download the Parish Profile
Historic Pipe Organ to be restored - Press Release 13th February 2015