Today Julia received a letter from Highland Foodbank thanking us for donations at Harvest Festival. Relevant paragraphs are below. "We would like to thank the members and friends of St. James’ & St. Anne’s Church for responding to our 2021 Harvest Appeal and donating an amazing 100kgs of food and £50 in cash. Your donations … Continue reading Harvest Festival – THANK YOU!
Gordon has been reading & reviewing again! Pop over to the Book Review page https://stjamesandstanne.com/book-reviews/ to check out his latest offering. A 'lighter' review this time of 4 novels.
This morning we participated in joyful worship for Harvest Festival at St James the Great in Dingwall. The church was beautifully decorated with produce and flowers (thanks to Janet, Denise & Penny for their work) and members of the congregation brought many offerings to be donated to the local food bank. We also took the … Continue reading Harvest Festival
In today’s Gospel we have one of the most important questions that Jesus asks of his disciples – not just those who were with him while he lived but of all his disciples – us included. He asks them – Who do you say that I am and Peter is there with the answer – you … Continue reading Norma’s reflection from the Service on Sunday 12th September
A message from Julia. Given the rapid rise of Covid cases in the Highlands it seems wise to cancel the service that was due to be held at the Parsonage tomorrow and move it to a zoom service instead. I do hope you will join us as Rev Norma Higgott leads us in a service … Continue reading Change to services
Gordon has just sent us a new book review. Just pop over to the book review page to see what it is and what his thoughts were....
Some will remember Emma and Ailsa from their performances at St James. We hope to be able to welcome them and other musicians back soon. Meanwhile here are details of a concert they are giving in Cromarty this coming Friday.
A number of people asked for copies of yesterday's reflection. Also attached is a pdf of the JRR Tolkien story told (The book is difficult to find but this pdf is freely available. Just click on the link to read all of it) Reflection When I was doing some reading on the Bread of Life … Continue reading Norma’s Reflection from Sunday’s Service
May you know the Lord's light and strength in your life today and always....
It was a joy to be able to return to Saint James on Sunday to celebrate our patronal saint on his feast day. If you missed the service you can catch up with here... https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=JBjt-cioX9s In our worship we thought about what it means to be a pilgrim and as part of that thought of … Continue reading Patronal festival for St James 2021