Papers from the meeting on 13th June



Constitution: Worship including installation of the Moderator and Holy Communion

Presbytery Tea will be in the Kilchoan Community Centre, a short walk from the Church


  1. Sederunt, Apologies, Welcome


  1. Minutes of previous meeting – March 28th
    1. Matters arising


  1. Order of Business


  1. Sharing Good News
  1. Ecumenical Good Friday Walk of witness at Kinlochleven – MK.


  1. Notices
    1. Prayer Breakfast: 24th June, 8.15am at Kilmallie Free Church, £5, bookings to Ella Gill


  1. Correspondence


  1. Report of the Business Committee
    1. Business
      1. Receive Representative Elder Commissions for 2017/8

      2. Heart & Soul - update

      3. Agree dates for year from September as noted below.

      4. Grant powers to BC and Working Groups to act with Presbytery authority subject to liaison with Moderator and Clerk.

    1. Nomination
      1. Business Convenor

      2. Working Group Convenors

    1. Stewardship & Finance
    2. Vacancy Procedure
    3. Superintendence
      1. Local Church Review North West Lochaber

      2. Ardnamurchan Church building update


  1. Study Leave Report from Edgar & Jean Ogston


  1. Reports from the Working Groups:
    1. Ministries
    2. Ecumenical Relations
    3. Safeguarding
    4. Church and Society
    5. Presbytery Planning
    6. Property (inc Health & Safety)
    7. Mission
    8. Education


  1. Commissioners to General Assembly report


  1. News and Update from Emmasdale Congregation, Zambia


  1. Reports from Vacant Charge: Ft Augustus & Glengarry


  1. Adjournment to meet at Kilmallie Church, Caol, on Tuesday September 5th 6pm, for ordinary business.  Dates for future Presbytery Meetings are at:


Reminder: Congregations will be invited to report on Summer activities at the September meeting.

Date for 2017/2018 will be formalised at the June meeting. Provisionally these are: 5 Sep 6pm; 24 Oct 6pm; 5 Dec 2pm; Sat 3 Feb 10.30am; 27 Mar 2pm; 12 June time tba.