News & Updates

Notices - Sunday 30th September


Sunday 30th September
All young people S1 upwards are warmly invited to Y.F., which meets tonight in the hall after the evening service. Come along and bring a friend.

Tuesday 2nd October
Youth Club meets from 7:30-9:30pm for S2-S6 in the Hall.
Saturday 6th October
There will be a Fundraising Lunch in aid of the Slavic Gospel Association from 12-2pm in the MA Hall. All welcome.
Special Collection
A Special Collection will be taken for the work of Campaigners at the close of all services on Sunday 7th October.
The Record - Price increase:
Some of you may have noticed that the price of the denomination's magazine The Record has increased from £1.50 to £2.00 per copy.  This is the first increase in several years but the main reason is due to several more articles being added to each issue.

Youth Camps – Thanksgiving Prayer Points:
Give thanks to the Lord for his goodness for drawing 348 young people, the highest number for 10 years, to hear the good news of the Gospel at camp this summer

Give thanks for the commitment, dedication and enthusiasm of
the 108 camp leaders who gave sacrificially of their time

Give thanks for all the cooks, drivers, parents and other volunteers

Pray for all the seeds sown at the camps- that they would take root, grow and that there would be a fruitful harvest

Pray for the future of Free Church Youth Camps

Your Voice in the Church Survey
During the month of October, the Free Church is conducting a denomination-wide survey about communications. The survey is for absolutely everyone who attends or has connections to a Free Church congregation- not just members.

The survey can be completed online via the following link on the Free Church website -
Alternatively, hard copies are available for people to complete and return.  Please do take this opportunity to help improve communications in the Free Church by providing your feedback through the survey.  As a church, we want to hear your voice.

Blythswood Care Shoebox Appeal
Leaflets are available at the door today for anyone wishing to contribute to this year’s appeal.

Midweek Meetings: All at 7.30pm
Monday – Monthly Bilingual (Seminary)

Wednesday – English- Rev James Maciver (MA Macleod Memorial Hall)
Continuing the study in the Letter of James, Session 9 will be “Is My Eye on Possessions or on Christ’s Return?” All welcome.

Thursday – Gaelic -Rev KI Macleod- (Seminary)
Saturday – English (Seminary)

Children and youth groups
Parent & Toddler meets on Tuesday (1.00–3.00pm) and Thursday (9.45-11.45am)

C Club (6-7pm) - Monday in the Hall
Cross Trax (7-8.30pm) - Monday in the Hall
Kidz Zone (6.15-7.30pm) - Thursday in the Hall

Sunday 7th October
After the evening service, there will be a Congregational Fellowship where the hospital chaplains will talk about their work. All very welcome.

Monday 8th October
Deacons’ Court will meet at 7pm in the Session Room, Kenneth Street.

Friday 12th October
The next meeting of the 55+ Fellowship. Catriona Murray will be the speaker at this meeting.