A fantastic turn out for this years Abbey Youth Group Quiz saw a full hall battle it out for the 2017 trophy. Congratulations to team “Third Time Lucky” who won after 6 rounds of questions!
The annual Celebration of the Young Church Service was held on Sunday 25th June. This year we were joined by Rev Kate Reynolds, minister at St Andrew’s Church of Scotland, Tiberias and mission partner to the Presbytery.
Our third Summer Walk took us round Limekilns and Broomhall. The weather started well but ended in a thunder storm!
This years Sunday School Picnic ventured to the Kelpies in Falkirk. We still had our picnic, quiz and races but also enjoyed a nature quiz and a walk round the Kelpies.
The Kilbarchan Singers performing in the Abbey at 3pm on Saturday 27th May.
An upside Down Service at the Abbey ahead of a trip to Heart and Soul in Princes Street Gardens.
Another very successful year at the Abbey stall at Heart and Soul in Princes Street Gardens in Edinburgh. This year we were handing out knitted squares and encouraging people to knit their own and perhaps even create a blanket! Over 700 squares were handed out so people will be knitting …
The ‘Word of Life’ campaign celebrates this chosen theme for the annual gathering of the Kirk in Edinburgh on 20 May by urging members to gather a group of people to each hold up a specially designed letter spelling out the phrase, go to a nice place in their community, …
The Great Abbey Mens Bake off was a massive success with all the baking being sold and making a grand total of £456 for Scottish Love in Action and The House of Grace in Israel. The 11am Abbey Congregation descend on the Abbey Mens Bake Off stall after the service!!