Three Newly Licensed Ministers Called To Western Isles

Three newly licensed Free Church ministers were called by Western Isles congregations last week. During a meeting of the Presbytery on 10th July, presided by Rev. Murdo Campbell of Barvas Free Church, Rev. David MacDonald accepted the congregations call to Back Free Church as the Assistant Minister. Due to family commitments, Rev. MacDonald was...

Read more: Three Newly Licensed Ministers Called To Western Isles

2017 Leadership Bootcamp Report

Neil MacMillan opened up Bootcamp with the words “Prepare to suffer”, which looking back wasn’t as dramatic a warning as we thought! With the 6 am morning runs (not forgetting the added Crossfit), intense morning teaching and a three-hour activity session in the afternoon, we were tired. Encouraged by the teaching, but tired. Added in were clean...

Read more: 2017 Leadership Bootcamp Report

Dumfries Free Church Welcomes Rev. Trevor Kane

In an evening that was marked with much encouragement, joy and hope, the Dumfries congregation gathered on Friday 30th June with friends from the town and further afield to hold the service of ordination and induction of Rev Trevor Kane to the charge. The service was conducted by the moderator of Glasgow and Argyll Presbytery, Rev Ivor MacDonald,...

Read more: Dumfries Free Church Welcomes Rev. Trevor Kane

ETS Student Placement Experiences

Each year Edinburgh Theological Seminary (ETS) students take part in a 6-week summer placement as part of their training for future full-time ministry within the Free Church of Scotland. As one of those students, Calum Cameron travelled to Carloway Free Church on the idyllic Isle of Lewis, here he shares some of his thoughts about the time he...

Read more: ETS Student Placement Experiences

Westminster Theological Seminary Honour Former Moderator

Former Free Church Moderator, Rev. Dr John Nicholls, has been recognised by Westminster Theological Seminary (WTS), Philadephia with an honorary Doctor of Divinity. The award stated that “At recent meetings of our Faculty and Board, we unanimously voted to honour your long and faithful career of honouring God’s Word, Christ’s Gospel, and our Refor...

Read more: Westminster Theological Seminary Honour Former Moderator

© (2017) greyfriarschurch.org