24 February Southern Presbytery

The Southern Presbytery will meet, D.V., in Shettleston Free Church (Continuing), 97 Wellshot Road, Glasgow, G32 7BL, on Monday 24 February 2020 at 5:00 pm for Visitation of Records and at 7:00 pm for Ordinary Business.

25 February Presbytery of the Outer Hebrides

The Presbytery of the Outer Hebrides will meet (D.V.) in Stornoway Free Church (Continuing) on Tuesday 25th February 2020 at 6.00pm for Examination of Records and at 7.00pm for Ordinary Business.

3 March Committee Meetings

Inverness1Committees will meet (DV) in Greyfriars Free Church (Continuing), Westhill, Inverness, IV2 5BP, on Tuesday 3 March.

Timetable: (TO BE ADVISED)

Group 1: Legal Advice & Property 11:45 pm-1:45 pm; Finance, Sustentation & Supply 2:00-6:00 pm.  

Group 2: Training of the Ministry 11:45 am-2:30 pm; Publications 2:45 pm-4:30 pm; Public Questions, Religion & Morals 4:30 pm-6:00 pm.

Group 3: Youth & Education 11:45 am-1:30 pm; Home & Foreign Missions 1:45 pm-3:45 pm;  Ecumenical Relations 3:45 pm-5:00 pm; Assembly Arrangements & Nominations 5:00 pm-6:00 pm.

Psalmody Committee from 6:00 pm.


4 March End Abortion Now Conference

Apologia Church, Arizona, USA, will hold an End Abortion Now (EAN) Conference on Wednesday 4th March from 11:00 am to 4:00 pm at Partick Free Church Continuing, 2-4 Thornwood Terrace, Glasgow, G11 7QZ.

EAN2020The event is part of their 2020 UK tour with the Glasgow location being their only UK mainland venue.

There will be three sessions/speakers. 

1. ‘Why the Church’ - Pastor Luke Pierson, (11:00 am - 12 noon) 
2. 'Righteous Principles of Abortion Ministry’ -  Pastor Zack Morgan (1:15 pm - 2:15 pm) 
3. 'The Command and Promise of Justice’ - Pastor Jeff Durbin (2:30 pm - 3:30 pm). 
A Q&A session if time allows.
A light lunch will be provided from 12 noon - 1:00 pm.
All are welcome. Please download and display/distribute the A4 flyer below.

21 March Dores Youth Conference

Dores Free Church of Scotland (Continuing) is holding an event on Saturday 21st March from 11:15 am to 3:00 pm aimed at young people. Rev. Graeme Craig will speak about Geology and will explain what the rocks reveal about our Creator, (DV). 

Duthil Dores

This is an event free for all young people aged 11-18 years.

There will be time for questions, meeting old friends and making new ones! If the weather is reasonable, it may be possible to spend some time outdoors during lunch break, so please bring a sensible pair of shoes and a warm jacket.

Further details will be found on the attached leaflet and Booking Form. Those intending to come from the Mainland & Skye are asked to contact Rev Davide Ratti 07599 298 946, or if coming from the Western Isles Alan MacKenzie 07900 123 923.

10 April Spring Conference

The Spring Conference is due to take place in Inverness on Friday 10th April (D.V.) from 10:00 am to 4:00 pm, at Culloden-Balloch Baptist Church – which is located at Wellside Road, Balloch, Inverness, IV2 7GS.

The aim of the Conference is to promote Biblical doctrine and foster Christian fellowship. Although the Conference is organised by the Free Church (Continuing) it is open to all and we welcome visitors from other churches and denominations. God willing there will be a creche and children's programme at the Conference. Booking options include a buffet lunch.

Spring ConferenceTalkingThe title of this year’s conference is 'Revival', and as usual there will be two sessions. 

At the morning session, Rev. Maurice Roberts (retired) will speak on 'The Principles and Necessity of Revival'. At the afternoon session, Rev. Murdo A.N. Macleod (Snizort) will speak on 'Twentieth-Century Revivals in the Western Isles'.

There will time for questions after each session.

All are most welcome and we trust that the Lord will bless the teaching and fellowship to all who attend.

A brochure and a booking form for the Conference are available for download (see below), giving directions to the venue and providing details of the programme. We encourage you to download the form and to consider attending.

If you require any further information please get in touch with the Booking Secretary Mr. Lindsay MacCallum, 5 Salvesen Crescent, Alness, Ross-shire, IV17 0UJ. Telephone: 01349 884170.

If you are able to intimate the Conference in your congregation, on your website or by any other appropriate means then we would be grateful.

7-10 September 68th Free Church School in Theology

The 68th Free Church School in Theology will be held from 7th to 10th September 2020.

Details can be found HERE.

Bookings can be made online (preferable) by visiting the School's website and following the instructions. Alternatively, a Booking Form may be downloaded from the site or obtained from the Secretary, Rev Andrew R Allan, 23 Kingfisher Drive, Glasgow, G13 4QA, 0141 328 1707, and returned to the Secretary to book your place.

Mr. Colin Campbell from the Evangelical Bookshop, Belfast, will provide a comprehensive bookstall. Mr. Campbell has asked if there are any books in particular people would like him to bring, just let him know.