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Lent and Easter = special events

{ 0 } 14th March 2017

April 2017 - All welcome to explore the real Easter story:  Go on a journey of discovery, in each place and day you’ll hear something worthwhile and different about our and Christ’s life.

Sun 2nd 9:30am @ Auchtertool…

sunday services

{ 1 } 28th February 2017

Here is a special invite to you:

Just come, bring yourself (and a friend if you wish): we will welcome you warmly AND / OR give you the space you need.

In Auchtertool Kirk, every Sunday start 9:30am -…

around the year

{ 0 } 28th February 2017

Auchtertool Kirk’s yearly seasonal cycle:

(Baptisms, Blessings, Funerals, Weddings = any time.)

SPRING

25th March 2017, 10-12noon: the famous “Daffodil Tea” coffee morning, produce & plant sale in aid of Auchtertool Kirk funds in Auchtertool Village Hall. Please support this vital…

conversations around faith - lent studies

{ 0 } 28th February 2017

Why is there suffering? Why did Jesus suffer and die?

What do Christians celebrate at Easter?

What is the Passion of Christ?

Were Jesus teachings revolutionary? Why did he get into trouble?

Did he rise back to life?

 

These and…

who we are

{ 0 } 28th February 2017

Auchtertool Kirk 

Your local parish church: we care about everyone, especially in Auchtertool village and the surrounding rural area with farms and cottages. 

We mean EVERYONE. We are a “broad church”. 

Part of worldwide Christianity

what we do

{ 0 } 28th February 2017

Sunday worship 9:30am in the kirk, children are always welcome and included; incl. Young Church; toys. The atmosphere is friendly and relaxed, all ages and abilities, indeed everyone will be welcomed. Worship is well planned but is less formal than…

Christmas time in Auchtertool

{ 2 } 30th November 2016

CHRISTMAS TIME IN AUCHTERTOOL

As midnight approaches on Christmas Eve, it is an experience to sit in atmospheric candlelight in Auchtertool Kirk with the east wind howling outside in the black night and the single church bell peeling out across the…

The Organ

{ 102 } 4th March 2013

The organ was gifted to the congregation by Rev. William Stevenson (who was minister of the church at the time). Then, in the early 1890’s, in Scotland, most congregations sang without accompaniment. Organ music was a radically new thing then.

The…

Stained Glass Windows

{ 25 } 4th March 2013

East window: St Andrews and St John

The windows in the east wall of the church showing St. Andrew and St. John are dedicated to the memory of the Liddell family. The inscription reads, “In affectionate remembrance of our grandparents and other…

Auchtertool Kirk War Memorial

{ 55 } 4th March 2013

Auchtertool’s one and only war memorial is not a built structure in the village (like in most places here) but, unusually, a window in the kirk.

The parish of Auchtertool was larger in the past, because of that you find names…

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