Eco-Congregation

Buchlyvie Church has registered as an Eco-Congregation. For more information on Eco Congregations, please visit:

https://www.ecocongregationscotland.org

Installation of the Moderator of the General Assembly

On Saturday 16 May at 11am the Revd Dr Martin Fair was installed as Moderator of the General Assembly of the Church of Scotland.  The ceremony took place in the Assembly Hall with only a few people physically present because of the COVID-19 restrictions, but followed by thousands of people across Scotland and around the world.  Please click on the following link to see the recording...

https://stream1.churchofscotland.org.uk/about_us/general_assembly/

Christian Aid Week

Christian Aid week is from 10 to 16 May. For more information on the great work done by Christian Aid or to donate, please click here .

Christians in Scotland asked to join in prayer on Sundays at 7 p.m.

You are invited to join the nation in prayer at 7p.m. on Sundays, and send hope to our communities by placing a candle in your window. For more information, please click here .

All services and meetings cancelled

Apologies but please note that all Church Services and Church group meetings are cancelled until further notice.

Please note that previous plans to open the building for personal prayer and reflection have had to be dropped for now.

Traidcraft 

Traidcraft sell a wide variety of Fair Trade goods, see https://www.traidcraftshop.co.uk or the print catalogues in the churches. If you take one of these home, please return it for others to use. Goods may be ordered postage-free from Fair Trader Rae Wilson, via Margaret Sparkes, mgtsparkes@btinternet.com of 01360 850492. 

Working Groups

Buchlyvie and Gartmore Churches are forming 4 joint working groups. All members of the Churches are invited to join one or more of the four working groups. 

Unitary Constitution

Buchlyvie Church have voted to adopt the Unitary Constitution. (Please see Church of Scotland site for more information  http://www.churchofscotland.org.uk/resources/office_bearers/formation_of_the_kirk/constitutions_of_the_kirk )

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Events during the Church Year

A number of events are held through the year, including:

Lenten Walks

A number of the churches in the area meet together each Saturday morning during lent for walks in or around each parish. These walks are open to everyone (and their dogs.) Pictures from previous walks are shown below.


Easter Sunday

An early morning open air service is held every Easter Sunday together with neighbouring churches.
Pictures from the very cold, but bright 2013 service held at Kinlochard are shown below.




Pictures from the 2012 service held at Kinlochard are shown below.

Kinlochard