• The Highlands Support Refugees – Update
    Thank you to everyone who reacted after the presentation last Sunday about The Highlands Support Refugees. On Saturday the most recent container to be shipped was loaded and it set off on its journey to Syria. It’s gone to Syria rather than Lebanon due to current administrative issues with aid arriving there. That is now around ...
  • Church of Scotland Online Advent Calendar
    A new online Advent calendar will bring the true spirit of Christmas to life with 25 specially created videos made by members of the Church of Scotland ministries team. Each of the thought provoking, often hard-hitting, films feature trainee ministers, probationers, a deacon and youth workers from across the country who reflect on a word that ...
  • Elsie Normington Foundation Evening
    Tuesday 26th January saw Kirkhill Church hold a Ladies’ Evening in aid of the Elsie Normington Foundation. This was a fun evening with a Valentine shopping theme. We had seven vendors: The Corner on the Square, Beauly; Far and Away Travel; The Men Shed; The Potters House, Kiltarlity; Georgia May; The Drawing Room; Caton Creations; plus an information stall ...
  • Kirk Session Strategy Away Day
    The Kirk Sessions of both churches had a very productive ‘away day’ on 27 September 2015. The purpose of the day was to begin a process of forming a shared vision for the future of our two congregations and identifying priorities in terms of worship, witness, service and mission. You can read more details about what ...
  • Young Life Update – Dec 2015
    Young Life in the Highlands here in Kiltarlity, Kirkhill and Beauly is only just beginning.  We now have a committee, which is dedicated to bringing a worker here to this area.  There is a lot of work before us in making this a reality, including job description, raising funds and finding the right person.  This ...
  • 120th Anniversary of the Founding of Wardlaw Guild
    The 120th Anniversary of the founding of Ward law Guild took place on Wednesday 14th October when 22 members and friends attended and spent a most pleasant afternoon. Six ladies were presented with Long-Service Certificates ranging from over 10 years to over 70 years loyal service for which they have our sincere congratulations.
  • ‘Open the Book’ Reaches 2,000 Schools!
    Bible Society says it is ‘thrilled’ that its initiative ‘Open the Book’, can now be found in 2000 registered primary schools, and that there are 11,000 volunteer Bible storytellers going into schools across the UK. ‘Open the Book’ is a three-year rolling programme of themed and dramatised Bible stories, which are presented by teams of volunteers, ...
  • Stamp Appeal 2015
    This year the Stamp Appeal will support the work of the Church of Scotland HIV Programme which aids partners both in Scotland and overseas to support those infected and affected by HIV. HIV and AIDS do not often make the headlines these days. Many people think that the problems caused by the global epidemic are ...
  • Ordination & Induction of Jonathan
    After a vacancy of 3 years, and a long and widespread search for a minister, Dr Jonathan Humphrey was ordained and inducted to the ministry of the Kiltarlity and Kirkhill churches on Friday 27th March 2015. Jonathan hails from Penicuik, and from his previous church in Gorebridge, some 50 faithful followers and friends travelled to Kiltarlity ...
  • Highland Food Bank
    As most of you are already aware, the Highland Foodbank provides emergency food and support to local people in crisis.  Your generosity over the years has been greatly appreciated, but the need for Foodbanks seems to be increasing in these economically challenging times. Highland Foodbank would be grateful for the following products. The list is split ...