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Clubs and Societies CHEERFUL CHESTERS Mon, 11am, Raigmore Community Hall, Ashton Rd. Main objective is to help people with severe respiratory problems through regular gentle exercise under the direction of a qualified physiotherapist. Call Maureen on 01463 221204
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FORTROSE SCOTTISH COUNTRY DANCE CLUB Mon, 7.30pm (7.00pm for beginners), Gordon Memorial Hall, Rosemarkie. All welcome. Call Susan on 01381 610253
HIGHLAND ARCHERY 4 ALL Mon, 7.30pm - 9.30pm, the church hall next door to Farmfoods, Inverness. Welcomes archers of all abilities/disabilites, run by really friendly group & all welcome Call Andy MacKinnon on 07753 426141 or find us on Facebook HIGHLAND CHARITY JIVE 7.30pm - 10.30pm, Culcabock & Drakies Community Hall. It’s easy to learn modern jive - no partner needed. Friendly atmosphere. £5. Weekly beginners & freestyle classes. All welcome. (Until 29th June 2018) email@example.com HIGHLAND HISTORICAL SEARCH SOCIETY Inverness based metal detecting club. Free equipment loan, tuition & regular places to detect. Beginners/new members welcome. Call Len on 01808 521340 HIGHLAND LGBT FORUM Reg. charity with regular social events in Inverness for lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender people. www.gay-ness.org.uk HIGHLAND WHEELCHAIR CURLING CLUB Tues, 1.30pm - 3.30pm, Inverness Ice Rink. If you use a
wheelchair or have mobility problems come & see what we do. Equipment provided. Call Mo Simpson 01463 716227 or 07798 710404. Email at firstname.lastname@example.org INVERNESS & DISTRICT FOOTBALL ASSOCIATION (Apr - Sept). Call George Davidson on 01463 798543 INVERNESS 41 CLUB Last Thurs of month (Sept - May) then occasionally during the summer. The Assoc. of ExRound Tablers Clubs meets as Inverness 41 Club. New exRound Table members most welcome. Call 01463 223504 or at email@example.com INVERNESS ROWING CLUB Sun, 10.30am. On the Caledonian Canal 5 mins drive from the centre of Inverness, www.invernessrowingclub.co.uk MORNING CALL FREE daily telephone call to be made to any person who needs the reassurance of such a call. Made between 8.30am & 10am. Call Alan Michael on 01643 790410 MUIR OF ORD ART GROUP Tues, 6.30pm - 9pm & Sat, 9.30am - 12pm, the Old School, Great North Rd, Muir of Ord. Call Annie MacLean on 01463 870274. NASTY NESSIE'S ROLLER GIRLS Wed, 8pm - 10pm. Beginner training sessions, Must be over 18 & female. www.nastynessiesrollergirls.wordpress.com NOAH'S ARK TOTS Tues - Fri, 9.45am - 11.30am, Culduthel Christian Centre, Culduthel Avenue, Inverness www.culduthelchristiancentre.org RESOLIS BABY & TODDLER GROUP Fri, 10am-11.45am all year round, Resolis Memorial Hall, Black Isle. All parents,
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grandparents & carers welcome with children from birth to 3 years old, local & outwith the area. Call Lili on 07851 083880 or firstname.lastname@example.org SALVATION ARMY LUNCH CLUB Every Thurs, 12pm - 1pm, 3 courses £3. The Salvation Army, Tomnahurich Street, Inverness. Call 225276 SOROPTIMIST INTERNATIONAL OF INVERNESS AND NAIRN 2nd & 4th Mon evenings, Lochardil House Hotel. Call Mrs Janet Home (Secretary) on 01463 221185 THE CLAN DONALD SOCIETY OF THE HIGHLANDS AND ISLANDS For details call the Membership Secretary on 01381 620121 or at email@example.com www.clandonald.org THE INVERNESS SINGERS Wed, 7.30pm - 9.15pm, Crown Church Hall, Inverness. Call Ken Young on 232835 or at firstname.lastname@example.org THE NESS BRIDGE CLUB Visitors & beginners welcome. Located above the Cale Social Club, Greig Street, Inverness. Call Alan or Susan on 07730 437804 or 07981 790104 VILLAGE VOICES IN GOOD TUNE Wed, 7pm - 9pm, the Gordon Memorial Hall, Rosemarkie. No need to read music as all songs are taught by ear & harmonies develop easily. If you ever wanted to be part of a group & just haven't had the chance, come & join us!' Call Maureen Weir on 01381 620559 or at PLEASE NOTE Details of Clubs & Societies are published on a rotational basis. If you would like your details to be included in this section please email email@example.com
Here at SpotLight, we are constantly looking at providing both useful and interesting information for our readers and following a number of suggestions we are, this month, introducing a regular new book feature - The Monthly Book Club. For the feature we have tried to pick a good cross section of book types which are mostly new releases (we are fortunate to have an ex librarian on our staff to help us with the selections!). Most of the books listed will be available in print and on Kindle.
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Pastoral Leer & Church Meetings The Darkest Hour…The Finest Hour Billy Graham said: ‘the greatest need in our world today is the need for hope.’ He preached a message of hope in person to more than 100 million people and to millions more via television, satellite and film. His message of hope was sourced in the bible and he would introduce his point with ‘the bible says…’ His message resonated with those who had turned away from God and he warned them that those who forget God have no hope (Job 8:13). The word hope is often used with uncertainty about the future. ‘I hope it won’t rain tomorrow.’ Yet wishful thinking cannot overcome the harsh realities of life: when we are feeling alone, when we experience pain and suffering, when life seems out of control, when we are crippled by personal failure or when we are wounded by the actions of others. Christian hope or biblical hope is a confident expectation about the future because of God’s faithfulness to the world he created. When we go through heartache and grief we need to remember that God cares for us, God loves us and he came into our world to share in our suffering and to bring liberation from it (Romans 8:18-25). Therefore, Christian hope is like an anchor that gives us stability in the storm. Christian hope is a confident expectation that we will safely reach the shore because we trust in the lighthouse to guide us in the darkness. Christian hope is certain that the world is full of darkness, evil and pain but equally
certain about the trustworthiness of Jesus, The Light of the World. ‘In him was life, and that light was the light of all mankind. The light shines in the darkness, and the darkness has not overcome it.’ (John 1:45) As we approach Easter one of the most popular films in the cinema is the Bafta award winning, The Darkest Hour. It is the story of how Britain faced the overwhelming darkness of Nazi Germany. When most of our leaders were tempted to give up and give in to the forces of darkness, one man, Winston Churchill, chose wisely and bravely to resist and lead the nation to overcome the darkness. Light and darkness are contrasted in many of the scenes to give the message that hope is alive even when the odds seem overwhelming. Decisions matter in life, and Churchill’s decision not to give up is inspirational and worthy of remembrance. At Easter we remember the decision Jesus Christ made to enter our world and to do battle with the forces of darkness. Under severe pressure to take an easier path Jesus chose the cross. As he prayed in Gethsemane, it became clear to Jesus that the only way sinful humanity could be reconciled to God was for a perfect man, the Son of God to die for the sins of the world. Anticipating the full horror of the cross, he prayed to Father God: ‘not my will, but yours be done’. He died for you. He died for me. The death of the innocent in place of the
Old High St Stephen's, Church of Scotland 1) Old High Church, Church Street, Inverness. Sundays 11.15am. Tel: 01463 250802. 2) St Stephen’s Church, Southside Road at Old Edinburgh Road, Inverness. Sundays 10am. Tel: 01463 250802.www.oldhighststephens.com St Andrew's Cathedral, Scottish Episcopal Church Ardross Street, Inverness. Tel: 01463 233535. Website: www.invernesscathedral.com St Clement's Parish, Church of Scotland Church Street, Dingwall. Sundays 11.30am. 6.30pm: evening worship. Sunday school meets in church hall 11.20am (term time). Tel: 01349 863063. St Columba, Church of Scotland Sundays, 10:30am at Drummond School, Drummond Road, Inverness IV2 4NZ. Tel: 07535 290092. Website: www.stcolumbainverness.org St Columba’s Catholic Church Culloden, IV2 7PW. Sunday Mass 9.30am. Tel: 01463 233519. Website: www.stmarysinverness.co.uk St John the Evangelist Episcopal Church Southside Road, Inverness. Sunday Family Eucharist alternates monthly between 9.45am or 11.15am (see website). Contact Canon John Cuthbert, 01463 233797. www.stjohnschurchinverness.org St Mary-in-the-Fields, Episcopal Church Culloden. 9.45am: Sunday service and family communion. Tel: 01381 622438. St Mary's Catholic Church 30 Huntly Street, Inverness, IV3 5PR. Saturday Vigil 6pm. Sunday Mass 10.30am and 6.30pm. St Michael & All Angels Episcopal Church Abban Street, Inverness. Sunday Family Mass alternates monthly between 9.45am or 11.15am
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guilty was the darkest hour in human history. At 3pm in the afternoon Jesus cried out in the darkness as he bore the full weight of judgement for our sin. This was the darkest hour but it was also the finest because God’s love was hour demonstrated to his world and God’s rescue plan was accomplished. ‘God so loved the world that he gave his only Son that whoever believes in him will not perish but have eternal life.’ (John 3:16) This confident expectation is based on faith in the historical fact of Christ’s death and resurrection. On the third day, Jesus rose again. There is nothing harder to overcome than death itself. The one who conquered death is the one who gives us hope for this life and the next. What kind of hope do you have for your darkest hours? Billy Graham was not afraid of death. He said, ‘I look forward to death, with great anticipation. I am looking forward to seeing God face to face.’ The Christian can say even on the darkest and most painful of days: ‘I know that my redeemer lives…and I will see God.’ (Job 19:25) Because Christ lives, his darkest hour can become for us the finest hour. Come to Christ this Easter and receive the gift of eternal life – which begins right now as you open your heart to him. Pastor Alasdair Macleod Culduthel Christian Centre Inverness
(see website). Contact Canon John Cuthbert, 01463 233797. www.stmichaelschurchinverness.org St Ninian's Catholic Church 21 Culduthel Road, Inverness, IV2 4AN. Saturday Vigil 5pm. Sunday Mass 10am. Tel: 01463 236620. Website: www.saintninians.org.uk Smithton Free Church Murray Road, Smithton, Inverness. Sundays 11am (with crèche) & 6pm. 01463 793191 / www.smithtonchurch.com The Reformed Baptist Church Telford Road, Inverness. Website: www.wicketgate.co.uk The Salvation Army Sundays 10.30am & 6.30pm at Tomnahurich Street, Inverness. All welcome. For information call 01463 225276 or visit www.salvationarmy.org.uk/inverness Trinity Church, Church of Scotland 60 Huntly Place, Inverness. Sundays 11am. First Sunday of the month: 6:30pm service. Website: www.trinityinverness.org.uk Urray & Strathconon Free Church Urray at West Road, Muir of Ord and Strathconon at The Strathconon Community Hall. Tel: 01463 871223. Email: firstname.lastname@example.org West Hill Free Church (Continuing) Culloden, Inverness. Sundays 11am & 6.30pm. Thursdays & Saturdays 7.30pm. Tel: 01463 796961. www.invernesswesthillfcc.org Inverness Presbytery www.invernesspresbytery.co.uk/congregations
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Reader, God did not give the Ten Commandments as a means of approach and acceptance with Him if you kept them, but to show you that you cannot keep them, because you are a sinner and separated by your sins from Him. You have a need of a Saviour, that your sins might be washed away. All have sinned, all need the Saviour which is Christ the Lord. He alone is the way, the truth and the life the only way back to God for you. Do you know the Lord Jesus as your Saviour?
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Parliament Blog & Tide Times This year marks 100 years since some women got the vote. Nicola Sturgeon (our female first Minister who appointed a gender balanced cabinet) led a debate in Holyrood to mark the occasion. A lot has changed in 100 years, and for that I am truly thankful. But while we have made some bold changes already, let’s not be complacent, or take progress for granted. With that in mind, I am glad to see the theme of this year’s International Women’s Day is #PressforProgress. We need concerted, deliberate action if we are going to achieve gender equality. Research shows that gender parity is over 200 years away. Women should not have to wait this long for equality, we deserve it now.
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In February, I announced a new loan scheme for 2016 LFASS payments to ensure that farmers and crofters, including here in Moray, get 90% of their entitlement as early as possible. I am aware that upland and hill farmers are often the ones working at the margins and so need and deserve our support the most. Offer letters will be received soon and I encourage people who are eligible to apply. Given how challenging life is right now – with weather, inflation, austerity, even delivery charges still higher for people here than elsewhere in the UK I and my government colleagues are totally focused on doing all we can to ease the strain. The income tax measures passed as part of this year’s budget mean that 70% of people will pay less income tax than they do now with over half of all Scottish taxpayers paying less than people earning similar amounts who live elsewhere in the UK. The extra £219 million our tax measures will raise will be spent on vital public services. The budget also delivers an additional £400 million for our NHS, and funds towards building 50,000 additional homes across the country and near double free early learning and childcare by 2020. And the reforms we are taking forward on business rates are aiming to make Scotland the best place to do business in the UK. These are challenging times, not least in terms of cuts by the UK Government to the overall Scottish budget. We must do all we can with what we have to invest in what matters to people, and to help people too do more for their families and businesses.
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charity ceilidh, with footerin aboot, presented by uhi event management students in aid of children 1st, scotland 7pm, eight acres hotel, elgin. £15. to book please call 01343 576226 (mon - fri, 9am 4pm) quoting "ceilidh" grampian transport museum: opens for the 2018 season. range of transport exhibits, from 1800s, to some of fastest cars ever made 10.30am, montgarrie road, alford. call 01975 562292 www.gtm.org.uk dms@tooth & claw, inverness tbc devils queen@the market bar, inverness 10pm eilidh steel & mark neal@ the market bar, inverness 9pm, all welcome kinky karma@ johhny foxes, inverness 10pm retro night@mad hatters, inverness 10pm
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culloden: the battle in history & memory; speaker prof murray pittock. annual 1745 association commemoration talk 8pm, culloden battlefield visitors' centre inverness hospital radio fundraising country night 8pm - 12.30am, the mayflower lounge, yhistle bar, celt street, inverness. £10. email helen macpherson at firstname.lastname@example.org broken records@tooth & claw, inverness tbc
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the storm breaks: a battle remembered 11am, culloden battlefield visitors' centre. ticket incl take away hot soup. follow in the footsteps of the armies as they meet for the final engagement of the '45
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pril tends to be the month when everything in the garden starts to wake up, and on the first of the sunny days my phone starts to ring off the hook and it’ll be November before I know it! I love it though, this time of year, especially so as I’ve been doing lots of work in my own garden that will start to show itself soon enough – plants and trees that have gone in ‘bare root’ will suddenly burst into life, belying their straggly appearance when they arrived in cardboard boxes a couple of months ago! I’ll be looking to spend some time in the garden before the spring growth spurt kicks in (usually some time in May, and it lasts about 6-8 weeks). During the spring growth spurt, you have to work hard to stand still sometimes, so a bit of extra effort now will pay dividends.
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