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 Church)
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 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. 4th Sunday of each month
(in St Ninian's Church)
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 the 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 Food for Thought 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 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 Guild meets on Wednesday 4th November at 2.00 p.m. The speaker is Gary Robson, a member of the Society of Friends (Quakers).
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. This week, 5th November, this takes the form of the Guild Coffee Morning.
The Congregational Board meets on Tuesday 10th November at 7.00 p.m. in the Church Hall and is followed immedately by a meeting of the Kirk Ssssion.
The Auldearn Kirk Session meets on Thursday 12th November at 7.00 p.m. in the Lethan Road Hall.
Please make sure all contributions to the Christmas Issue of The Link are with Clifford by Sunday 15th November.
Having had just two Sundays of Sick Leave and no Annual Leave at all during 2015, the Organist is taking his summer holiday on Sundays 15th and 22nd November! We are delighted that Mr Jim Buchanan is standing in for Donald at the organ on these two Sundays.
On Sunday 15th November Donald is playing the organ and directing the music for the morning service in the Parish Church of Saint Cuthbert, Princes Street Gardens, Edinburgh; the Introit is George Thalben-Ball's They that wait upon the Lord and the Anthem is R H Lloyd's View me Lord. Should you happen to be in Edinburgh that Sunday morning please come and be made very welcome in St Cuthbert's.
On 22nd November Donald really is having a holiday and plans to be in Durham with Barbie RELAXING!!
The Sacrament of the Lord's Supper will be celebrated in both churches at the morning services on Sunday 29th November.
The third in the 2015-16 series of concerts making use of the newly refurbished organ will take place on Saturday 5th December at 7.00 p.m. when Donald Maclagan, our own Organist, will give an organ recital of Music for Advent and Christmas.
During the winter months the series will be suspended but in the spring we hope to have a concert given by pupils of Nairn Academy and Millbank Primary School; and we can give advance notice that on Sunday 5th June 2016 at 7.30 p.m. there will be a concert given by the Badenoch Chorale, John Crombie Director and Alan Buchan Organist. The programme will include the Coronation Mass by W A Mozart and other choral works, ensemble works and solo organ works played by John Crombie and Alan Buchan.