OUR ORGANISATIONS - (being updated)

New Kilpatrick is a busy congregation. Here are most of the groups that make up the life-force of the congregation but every group, every single one, is open to anyone in our community. We're not just for members.

Afternoon Guild

Every 2nd Tuesday at 2pm in the New Halls

An informal and relaxed group taken round the world with a world of speakers.

Parents & Toddlers

Tuesday - Thursday 9.30-11.30 in the Walkround.

Term time, run by parents themselves but we have a team providing tea and coffee throughout.

Badminton Club

Every Monday 2-4pm in the Old Halls.

No need to turn the heating on as you won't need it! No membership, just come along.

Bakers

Special occasions.

We've discovered a lot of world class bakers belong to the congregation who provide for Coffee Pot (every Friday) and special occasions.

#Bible

Monthly, but check webpages and order of service.

An honest, liberal and generous way of exploring and peeling back our faith stories. We focus on those that are coming up in worship.

Bookclub

Second Wednesday of every month.

A lively discussion with a large group exploring culture and story and ideas.

Bookstall

Every Sunday

New books and cards for all occasions after the service every week in the New Halls.

Boys' Brigade

Various days throughout the week.

The local BB is run by a partnership of congregations. Check their website for all the details.

Bridge Club

Fridays 7.30 in the New Halls.

Teams of four with memories better than most.

Check with the office (mail@nkchurch.org.uk about waiting list.

Church Flowers

For Sunday's and Festivals.

Join the team that creates arrangements each week or just a vase with a few stems.

Coffee Pot

Every Friday at 10.30 in the New Halls.

Given the number of bakers we have (all of them fabulous) we thought we'd let them loose on the nation every Friday. Open to the whole community

Country Dance

Every Monday, 7.30, New Halls

Not just for those who know their pa de bas from their strathspeys but for anyone who knows fun and keep fit and culture all go together.

Creche

Every Sunday during the Service in the Walkround.

We run a creche each Sunday morning when Sunday School is on for babies to 3 years old.

Daybreak

Every Thursday, 1.30, New Halls

Our group that supports those with some degree of memory loss. It is a cross community group.

Drive to Church

Every Sunday.

We try to help as many as possible to come to church and always look for volunteers.

Evening Guild

Every 2nd Tues, 7.30, New Halls

Along with speakers and activities there are a host of events, food, fairs and special meetings, and open to everyone, not just members.

Festivals

Every second year.

Creating ways to increase our community engagement and working in partnership with traders and voluntary groups.

Flower Distribution

Every week

We give away flowers to a number of homes each week supporting those with a need or concern this week.

Future Forum

Monthly.

Imagining the church in 10 years time and shaping a way to get there.

Gardening Group

Every Friday 9.30, Manse

Not looking for green fingers but enthusiasm to create a space for the whole congregation to enjoy.

Heritage Forum

Last Thursday each month.

Tying together the stories of the past to shape our present. An open group for all.

Junior Fellowship

Every Sunday 10.30 Lounge 

For all secondary pupils, exploring faith, life and community with sport, food and trips thrown in. 

Breakfast Club

Six times a year.

Help out the group that feeds a congregation before we worship.

Church

Choir

 Thursdays & Sundays

Leading worship with concerts too,

Last Sunday Choir

Last Sunday each month. 9.45

Only one rehearsal on the morning for those who like singing but too busy for weekly practice. Open to all.

NK Chorus

Last Tuesday evenings, Choir Room, 7.45

A small choir designed for those who like to perform two concerts each year. Open to whole community.

Living the Questions

Series on Tuesdays (Check orders)

Daring to ask the questions the church has disallowed in the past.

Magazine

Quarterly

To contact the editors for inclusion of articles phone or email the church office.

Magazine Distribution

Monthly

Distributing monthly Bulletin and quarterly magazine in your own time. Volunteer by contacting the office.

Mens' Association

Every 2nd Tues evening, 7.30 New Halls

A unique group of men that offers a plethora of insights and experiences open to anyone in the community.

Parish Visitors

In your own time

Our parish visitors take the church community into people's homes every few weeks with a chat and informal catch-up.

PrayNK

Weekly

We produce a weekly prayer list for the congregation to use as part of their own prayers. You can subscribe by emailing the office.

Ramblers

Regularly on Saturdays

Always an open invitation to anyone to join the Ramblers on a variety of walks on Saturday and occasionally Wednesdays.

Recorded Services

Weekly

We record services on CDs for all who find it difficult to come to church or would like a recording of a special service.

Refugee Response

Monthly on Mondays

A cross-community group finding ways to build relationships and respond to refugee needs.

Sunday Coffee

Weekly

Perhaps the most important part of Sunday where we create community in the echo of worship. Volunteers always sought to serve.

Sundays during service

Age group learning across various halls, with crafts, activities, stories, and projects.

Think Again

Seasonal

A discussion group where honesty and integrity takes us to unexpected places. Open to the whole community so we can learn from each others experiences.

WAGs

Working Age Girls

Monthly, 8pm Sundays, The Den

 

An evening of lighthearted blethering, occasional trips, and open to the whole community.

Readers & Prayers

Weekly

People willing to lead us all in ministry of the word and prayers of intercession. Phone office if interested in helping lead.

Fairtrade Stall

Sundays following the Service

 

Making the world more just one purchase at a time.

Secondhand Bookstall

Daily in the Walkround

Purchase then return. A plethora of novels, some you've probably been looking for for quite some time. All just £1.

New Kilpatrick Parish Church

Rev Roddy Hamilton

0141 942 8827

Scottish Charity SC012997

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