Have you ever heard of the peppered moth? God has created many living things, some amazingly powerful, others wonderfully complex and intricate. The peppered moth is not particularly remarkable in any of these ways; it does not stand out among God’s creatures; so possibly you have not heard of it. Yet many people who believe [Read more…]
Archives for August 2016
These three matters are not usually brought into mutual connection. There may not appear to be a connection on face value. The truth is, however, that we cannot consistently oppose same-sex “marriage” or sodomy from Scripture unless we also maintain Scripture’s requirements in relation to head covering and hair length. Those who claim to be [Read more…]
After a vacancy of many years, again there is a minister of the gospel in the charge of Halkirk, which extends to Thurso, Wick and Strathy as well. Rev Wilfred A Weale was inducted to the charge on Friday 12 August 2016. Recordings of the induction are now available on the website: The induction sermon [Read more…]
As we know from God’s Word, God created the universe in six days. We are told in Genesis chapter 1 what was created on each day. We are also given a summary in the Shorter Catechism: “The work of creation is God’s making all things of nothing, by the word of His power, in the [Read more…]
[This letter by C H Spurgeon to a young girl was first published in the October 1908 issue of The Free Presbyterian Magazine.] Westwood, Norwood, 30th March, 1891. My dear Katie Grant I was a little while ago at a meeting for prayer where a large number of ministers were gathered together. The subject of [Read more…]
So what exactly is the theory of evolution? It tries to explain how life first began; and it tries to explain how this first form of life changed over long periods of time, producing new life forms, which then changed into other life forms. When we consider evolution, it is important to remember that it [Read more…]
A number of recorded sermons preached in the 1970’s by the late Rev Ian R Tallach (1936-79) are now available on the website. These can be found by going to the Sermons page and selecting Rev Ian R Tallach in the Speakers drop-down box.
How did the universe, the world and you and I come into existence? The Bible tells us in Genesis, chapter 1, that God created everything out of nothing by just speaking the word of command. He did this in six days. On day one He created light by saying, “Let there be light”. On day [Read more…]
Meran Mhor was her Gaelic name; in English she was known as Marion Macleod. She lived in Elphin, a little village in Sutherland, in the far north of Scotland. Under God’s hand she owed a great deal to a catechist named Donald Mackenzie (a catechist’s main duty was to teach the people the Shorter Catechism). [Read more…]
The Northern Presbytery is to meet in Halkirk Free Presbyterian Church on Friday, August 12, at 7 pm, God willing, for the induction of Rev W A Weale to the Halkirk congregation.