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Rev. Dr David Ford – A Tribute

by Clive Bailey   We are saddened to report the death of our brother and friend, David Ford, who passed into glory on Sunday night, 16th February 2020, after suffering a stroke during the previous week. David will be sorely missed by everyone who had the privilege of knowing him, but especially by his family.…

ETS Church History and Theology Lecture

Edinburgh Theological Seminary (ETS) has announced this year’s Church History and Theology lecture will be delivered by Prof. Mark Elliott on Thursday, 5th March at 2:00 PM in the Presbytery Hall at ETS. The title of his lecture is “Covenantalism: Scotland’s Red Thread”. Mark Elliott is Professor of Divinity and Biblical Criticism at the University…

Rev John H MacLean

by Rev D G MacDonald It was with an enormous sense of sadness that we learned of the passing of Rev John H Maclean yesterday (12th February 2020). There are not the words to express how much he was loved and how much he will be missed. He was a loving husband to Morag, his trusted…

Mission in Rural Communities

Edinburgh Theological Seminary (ETS) holds four World Mission Days within the academic session. These days, two per semester, are set aside to hear God’s word, explore issues in mission, and spend time in prayer together as staff, students and interested friends.   On Wednesday 12 February 2020, the World Mission Day at ETS will focus…

Women's Pastoral Worker – Vacancy

Free North is currently looking to recruit a Women’s Pastoral Worker. The successful candidate will be involved in a variety of pastoral activities within the congregation and wider community. They will also help to recruit, pray for and involve all pastoral care volunteers.  Please send an up-to-date C.V. and covering letter to Brian Cameron in…

Prince William to Address General Assembly

His Royal Highness The Duke of Cambridge and Earl of Strathearn KG KT is due to address this year’s General Assembly of the Free Church of Scotland. The Lord High Commissioner is the Sovereign’s personal representative to the Annual General Assembly of the Church of Scotland but is also invited to address commissioners at the…

Islands Study Conference 2020

Venue Harris Hotel, Tarbert, Isle of Harris 7th– 9th February 2020   Speakers Rev. Alasdair I Macleod Edinburgh ‘The Praying of Christ’   Rev. Dr Robert Murdock Faith Mission College Principal ‘The Body, The Love Story, The Athlete’   Sunday afternoon Focus Rev. Kenny I Macleod Stornoway Free Church ‘My Years in Ministry’   Costs…