There will be a cup of tea/coffee in the hall after the morning service. Followed by our bring and share lunch. All welcome.

Evening Prayer – A time of prayer will be held before the evening service at 5.20 pm. All welcome.

Testimony evening – Tonight after the evening service Isaac Gajendran will speak about how he came to faith and also about the church in India.

Harvest Thanksgiving – There will be a harvest thanksgiving service on Wednesday the 8th of November.

Ladies Bible Study – This Thursday at 7.30pm. Location will be shared via the WhatsApp group. Please ask if you would like to join it or come along to the study.

Quiz in support of Damaris House
When? Friday 10th November at 7pm.
Where? Fortrose Free Church.
Please come along, invite friends and family and enjoy the evening. There are multiple choice questions, picture rounds and questions for different interests from chocolate to China, Frozen to Finland, The Beano to boxing. Teams of up to six. You can be allocated a team on the night. Donations will be for Damaris House in Athens which supports women and their children who have been the victims of trafficking. Tea/coffee and goodies will be provided and there will be a short talk on the work of Damaris House.

Thank you to all who helped with the setup, running and providing bakes etc. for our Praise evening.

Preacher next weekend – We look forward to welcoming Dr. David Forbes next Sunday, 12th. He will be preaching both services.

Fortrose Free Church Women’s Choir is now “New Song Women”
Ladies, if you would you like to serve the Lord with your singing voice, you’re invited to be a part of the FFC Women’s Choir, now called “New Song Women” We will work on music for the Fortrose Free Church Carol Service set to take place on 16th December 2023 at 6pm. All ladies are most welcome, and no audition or experience needed, only a desire and commitment to serve the Lord in song with one another for His glory. Romans 15:5-6.
6 rehearsals will be held at Fortrose Free Church on alternating Friday evenings and Saturday mornings, and we’ll prepare two pieces for the Carol Service.
Fridays 7:30-9pm
27th October
1st December
15th December
Saturdays 10-11:30am
11th November
18th November
9th December
Sign up by speaking with Eileen Mackintosh, 07709 175753 or get in touch by email:

Blythswood’s St Andrew’s Day Afternoon Tea – Thursday 30th November 2-5pm – Kingsmills Hotel. Tickets are £27.50 per person/£195 per table of 8 and can be purchased at We are also looking for craft stalls, if you would like to book a stall, or for more information, please contact Elma on

2024 Calendars are now available at the door with a suggested donation of £5. We are grateful to Sandy Sutherland for producing these and allowing the proceeds to stay with the congregation. Be sure to get yours before they are gone.

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