Advent is here!

Join us for Advent. The theme is Crib to Cross and progresses each Sunday, starting with The Problem, moving onto The Promise, The Signs and Deliverance. We complete the story on 26th December with From Crib to Cross:The Victory. Each service, we are lead in worship by our minister, Alwyn Landman.

Generous Giving

Over the past few weeks, we have been raising money for those in need at the Schaw Kirk. We’ve raised £186 for the Disasters Emergency Committee ( 14 charities who respond to world disasters), £256 for Breast Cancer Now  (the care and research charity) and £100 for Poppy Scotland, on its 100th anniversary. A big […]

#Lest We Forget

This year, Poppy Scotland( in past times called The Earl Haig Fund), Scottish Charity SC014096, celebrates it 100th anniversary. The Schaw Kirk family have chosen this charity to benefit from collection on Remembrance Sunday. We will hold two services on 14th November. The first is at Schaw Kirk at 11.30am and the second is at […]

National Giving Day

The Church of Scotland’s National Giving Day is an opportunity for people of all ages to reflect on God’s presence through these challenging times and to offer gifts of thanksgiving back to God. Our Treasurer, Eleanor Crate, has intimated that our reserves are very much in need of a boost, following a steep decrease in […]

Wear It Pink!

Time to rake through your cupboards looking for pink things! On Sunday 24th October we will Wear It Pink at the Schaw Kirk. Please come and join in- even if it’s only pink socks. The reason is two fold- to have fun and to raise money for Breast Cancer Now, the care and research charity( […]

Harvest Service

Our Harvest service is on Sunday 3 October at 11.30am. The church is being decorated by Jean Burns and the service will be led by our minister, Alwyn. We look forward to singing that well known favourite, “We plough the fields and scatter” and hope you can join us!

Guest Preachers

We are delighted to welcome a number of guest preachers over the next few weeks, while our minister, Alwyn, is in South Africa. A huge welcome goes to Isabell Montgomerie, Christine Stewart, Barbara Urquhart, Simon Hesset and Muriel Wilson. We really appreciate them leading us in worship and praise over the next few Sundays and […]


We can now sing in church as long as masks are still worn. This is great news as many of us have really missed being sing to God’s praise on a Sunday morning with our fellow churchgoers. Social distancing required has been reduced from two metres to one metre and this allows us to have […]

FRIENDSHIP Competition Winners

Our minister, Rev Dr Alwyn Landman, presented competition winners with their prizes in front of the Schaw Kirk on 9th April. Rebecca Elder and Eli received a £50 M and S voucher for the photo “Me & My Son”. Tracey Cowan and Kari Rose received a £10 M and S voucher for the photo “Kari […]

We are delighted to announce the winners of our FRIENDSHIP photo competition to celebrate Easter. The standard of entries was so good, we ended up with 3 prizewinners. The winner of £50 M and S voucher is Rebecca Elder with “Me & My Son”. Runners up are Tracey Cowan with “Kari Rose and robin” and […]