An Invitation…

Don’t care what you say it’s hard to resist a nice invitation.   The Minister, Rev Kevin Mackenzie, recently received a very nice invitation to be Moderator of Hamilton Presbytery 2018 / 19.  The invitation came via the Presbytery’s Nominations Committee and after a little time to think it through and give it some prayerful…

Youth Work Survey

The Church of Scotland’s Mission and Discipleship Council invite you to take part in their Youth Work Survey.  In fact there are three surveys… one if you are aged between 11 & 30 years, one if you are a member of a congregation, and one if you are a member of a Presbytery.  It is…

A Royal Occasion

Now then.  Every so often us Ministers get an occasion to look forward to.  An unexpected invitation arrives in the post and no matter what is in the diary you move heaven and earth to accept the invitation…

Indy Ref 2

OK.  This one is going to run for a long time, potentially.  Nicola has played her hand taking the first steps toward Indy Ref 2 for Autumn of 2018 / Spring 2019. Facebook has lit up, at least in Scotland, with posts and comments for and against.  It’s like there’s been a huge underground movement…

Talk Time

WoW. World of Work is what that means. Now I’ve done a few of them in my time speaking to the children in the local school about what I do at work. It’s a short talk when you only work one day a week!