September 9, 2023

Presbytery of the Outer Hebrides Colloquium

Report by Callum MacLean Following the decision of the Presbytery to initiate a Colloquium, the Stornoway Free Church (Continuing) Kirk Session and Deacons’ Court were privileged to sanction the use of their church building for the purpose of conducting a […]
May 8, 2023

Spring Conference Report

The annual Spring Conference of the Free Church of Scotland (Continuing) took place on Friday 7th April in Westhill Church, Inverness. The speakers were Rev. John Keddie (rtd), a former lecturer in Church History & Principles in the Free Church […]
July 9, 2022

Statement concerning Decisions taken by the Church of Scotland

(The General Assembly received an Overture from Members of the House concerning decisions taken by the Church of Scotland at their Assembly. The General Assembly adopted the following statement and directed that it be sent to the Church of Scotland, […]
June 27, 2022

Ministerial Jubilees Celebrated

A spirit of happy fellowship and thankfulness pervaded proceedings as the Southern Presbytery met in Partick on 25th June to mark the ministerial jubilees of Rev. William B. Scott and Rev. Donald N. MacLeod.  In addition, they oversaw the signing […]
May 18, 2022

2022 General Assembly

The General Assembly will meet, God willing, on Monday 23rd May at Liberton Kirk, Kirkgate, Edinburgh, EH16 6RY. The Assembly will commence with public worship conducted by the retiring Moderator at 6.00pm. Following the election of a new Moderator the […]
May 11, 2022

Sri Lanka Update

I spoke with Rev. Partheepan on Tuesday 10th May. He and his family are well and his wife Dino is able to continue nursing at the local hospital. The present national curfew impacts them and the congregation, but is not […]
April 28, 2022

2022 Spring Conference Report

The Spring Conference of the Free Church of Scotland (Continuing) was held in its Westhill Church, Inverness, on Friday, 15th April. The theme of the Conference was ‘Revival’. There is an awareness in the Church for the need of Revival […]
April 26, 2022

School in Theology Programme Announced

The organisers are pleased to announce that the programme for the 69th School in Theology has been finalised. The 2022 speakers and subjects have been chosen and include, Rev John W Keddie, ‘The Life and Times of Moody Stuart’; Rev […]
April 20, 2022

Update on Sri Lanka Mission

The economic collapse and the resulting civil unrest within Sri Lanka is being widely reported. Prices have escalated, while the value of the country’s currency has plummeted. The Sri Lankan Rupee is presently the world’s worst-performing currency. For many, basic […]