Worship

Worship is at 10.00 am. on each Sunday throughout the year, including Remembrance Sunday.

The Sacrament of Holy Communion is celebrated on the last Sundays of February, May and October.

There is a Christmas Eve Service at 6.30 pm. which usually takes the form of nine Lessons and Carols. There is also a service on Christmas Day itself at 10.00 am.

A short act of Holy Communion follows the Easter Day Service.

The normal praise book is Church Hymnary 4th edition, with occasional items from other Christian Song Books.

The Congregation

The congregation represents a cross-section of residents of Forres. albeit with a leaning towards older age groups. Its life and witness is led by the Kirk Session (Minister, when one in post, and Elders), and a Congregational Board elected by the congregation administers its finances and property. Its worship and other activities aim is to strengthen people's faith, and to encourage the service of Christ in today's world. St. Laurence is a congregation in the Presbytery of Moray.

The Communion Roll currently stands at 305 with 39 adherents.

Currently (2020) there are 15 elders and 6 other members of the Congregational Board.



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