Category Archives: News & Diary

Brightons this week!

Brightons this week!

As we head towards the Easter break, here are some of the great events coming up this week at Brightons Parish Church: Wednesday 20th March – FRIENDSHIP PLUS meets 2-4pm for afternoon tea and guest speaker Catherine Anderson. A time of friendship and fellowship. Sunday 24th March – 11am CLOSING FAMILY SERVICE for Boys Brigade

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Spiritual Temperaments

Spiritual Temperaments

On Sunday 17th March, Scott spoke about knowing our spiritual temperaments so that we can know more of our crucified and glorious Saviour, Jesus Christ. For some general info on spiritual temperaments, click here. This is based on the book ‘Spiritual Pathways’ by Gary Thomas. If you would like to take the quiz Scott spoke

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Sermons now online!

Sermons now online!

Thanks to our able Communications Team and the four young people who have joined them (to help edit the Sunday audio – thanks Adam, Aidan, Jack and Stuart!), we now have the first two sermons up from Rev. Scott Burton, our new minister – more to follow! The sermons are accessible via the “Sermons” tab

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Vacancy Update – Result of Congregational Vote on November 18th

Vacancy Update - Result of Congregational Vote on November 18th

On Sunday 18th November at the 11.00 am Service, Rev Scott Burton preached as Sole Nominee. The sermon that Scott preached can be found at https://www.brightonschurch.org.uk/sermons/. After the service, the congregation voted 204 to 12 in favour of calling Scott to be our new Minister. Scott was delighted to accept and, accordingly he is now

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Sole Nominee to preach

Sole Nominee to preach

The Nominating Committee is very pleased to invite Rev Scott Burton to preach as sole nominee for Brightons Parish Church on 18th November 2018 at the morning service. Scott has just completed his training for the Ministry and has spent the last 15 months as Probationer Minister at Aberlady and Gullane. After the service, a

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Parish Profile now online

Parish Profile now online

Our Parish Profile is now available online – go to the Vacancy section of the website where the Profile and Appendices are available to download as PDFs.

Election for the Nominating Committee – result

Election for the Nominating Committee - result

At a congregational meeting after morning worship on Sunday 18th March 2018, the following thirteen people, listed in alphabetical order, were elected to the Nominating Committee: Elwyn Batt, Jean Cairns, Jason Glass,  Brent Haywood, Josh Heggie, David MacAskill, Alan Macfarlane, Heather McManus, Jean Meek, Billy Rankine, Gordon Scott, Eric Smith, Jessie Wallace Let us pray

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The Central Scotland Celebration of Hope

The Central Scotland Celebration of Hope

This event, organised by the Billy Graham Evangelistic Association and supported by a number of churches across the Central Belt will be taking place from June 15th to 17th in Falkirk Stadium. Preparations are going on including Christian Life and Witness Courses, designed to encourage and help Christians share their faith with others and welcome

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