Our Sunday prayer sheets and sermons are now available here.  Please do share them (in print or electronically) with others who cannot worship online but who would like to follow at home.


12 September 2021

Order of Service (including sermon) (PDF)

Recording of service (including prayers, Bible readings and sermon) (see below)


Hymn: Fill your hearts with joy and gladness (video below)


Hymn: Take my life and let it be (audio)

5 September 2021

Order of Service (including sermon) (PDF)

Hymn: You servants of God, your Master proclaim (audio)

Hymn: O for a thousand tongues to sing (video below)

It is Communion Service in Caddonfoot Church - due to Covid guidance this is not taking place during the service in Caddonfoot Church - here is the online service (use your own bread and wine/juice).  All welcome.  


29 August 2021

Order of Service (including sermon) (PDF)

Hymn: Great is thy faithfulness (video below)


Sermon video below (recorded in Heriot Church)


Hymn: Come down, O love divine (video below)

22 August 2021

Order of Service (including sermon) (PDF)

Hymn: Christ is made the sure foundation (video below)


Sermon video below (recorded in Heriot Church)


Hymn: Let us build a house where love can dwell (video below)

15 August 2021

Order of Service (including sermon) (PDF)

Hymn: Immortal, invisible, God only wise (video below)


Sermon on 1 Kings 3.4-14 - the Wisdom of Solomon (video below)


Hymn: The perfect wisdom of our God - Keith and Kristyn Getty, Stuart Townend (video below)

8 August 2021

Order of Service (including sermon) (PDF)

Hymn: Just as I am, without one plea (audio)

Sermon on 1 Kings 19.4-8 and John 6.35,41-51 (video below)


Music for Reflection: Jesus Christ, Bread of Life - Taizé (audio)

Hymn: I heard the voice of Jesus say (video below)


Beirut Reflection Service

A service of reflection, recorded today to mark the anniversary of the blast at the port of Beirut. To stand in fellowship with our friends and partners in Lebanon. 

1 August 2021

Order of Service (including sermon) (PDF)

Hymn: Guide me, O thou great redeemer (video below)


Sermon on John 6.224-35 (video below)


Hymn: How sweet the name of Jesus sounds (video below)

25 July 2021

Order of Service (PDF)

Hymn: Lord of creation, to you be all praise (video below)


Sermon on John 6.1-21: Grace and Generosity (PDF)

Sermon on John 6.1-21 (video below)


Hymn: For your generous providing (audio)


11th July 2021


An audio of the sermon and all age address above: recorded at Heriot Sunday 11th July

(apologies for the background noise).

The service sheet and prayers are here

4 July 2021

Order of Service (PDF)

Hymn: Christ is made the sure foundation (audio file)

Sermon on Mark 6.1-13 (PDF)

Sermon on Mark 6.1-13 (video below)


Hymn: Lord of all hopefulness, Lord of all joy (video below)

27 June 2021

Order of Service (PDF)

Hymn: Fill your hearts with joy and gladness (audio file)

Sermon on 2 Samuel 1.1, 17-27 (PDF)

Sermon on 2 Samuel 1.1, 17-27 (video below)


Hymn: Look forward in faith (audio file)


20 June 2021

The Minister is on study leave - thank you to Rev Geoff Hewitt for leading worship today.   Here is the Order of Service:

Order of Service (PDF)

13 June 2021

The Minister is on study leave - thank you to Rev Geoff Hewitt for leading worship today.   Here is the Order of Service:

Order of Service (PDF)

Geoff's service isn't being recorded, but if you would like to watch a full service, we'd suggest joining 

"Reflections at the Quay" today on BBC1 at 11.30am or on iPlayer.

6 June 2021

Order of Service (PDF)

Hymn: Praise to the Lord, the Almighty, the King of Creation (audio)

Sermon on 1 Samuel 8.4-22 (PDF)

Sermon on 1 Samuel 8.4-22 (video below)


Hymn: Rejoice! The Lord is King (video below)


30 May 2021

Order of Service (PDF)

Hymn: Holy, holy, holy, Lord God almighty! (audio)

Sermon on John 3.1-17 (PDF)

Sermon on John 3.1-17 (video below)


Hymn: I am a new creation (video below)


23 May 2021

Order of Service (PDF)

Hymn: Come down, O Love Divine (audio)

Sermon on Acts 2.1-21 (PDF)

Sermon on Acts 2.1-21 (video below)


Hymn: O breath of life, come sweeping through us (video below)

16 May 2021

Order of Service (PDF)

Hymn: Here in this place (video below)


Sermon on Acts 1.1-11 (PDF)

Sermon on Acts 1.1-11 (video below)


Hymn: For my sake and the gospel's, go (video below)

9 May 2021

Order of Service (PDF)

Hymn: Alleluia!  Alleluia! (video below)


Sermon on John 15.9-17 (PDF)

Sermon on John 15.9-17 (video below)


Hymn: A new commandment (video below)

2 May 2021

Order of Service (PDF)

Hymn: Oh, for a closer walk with God (video below)


Sermon on John 15.1-8 (PDF)

Sermon on John 15.1-8 (video below)


Hymn: Holy wisdom, lamp of learning (video below)

25 April 2021

Order of Service (PDF)

Hymn: The King of Love my Shepherd is (video below)


Sermon on John 10.11-18 (PDF)

Sermon on John 10.11-18 (video below)


Hymn: Thy hand, O God, has guided (video below)

18 April 2021

Order of Service (PDF)

Hymn: Come, ye faithful, raise the strain (video below)


Sermon on Luke 24.26-48 (PDF)

Sermon on Luke 24.26-48 (video below)


Hymn: Christ has risen while earth slumbers (video below)

11th April 2021


Sermon in PDF format

Easter Sunday 4th April

Order of Service (PDF)

Greetings from Luwatala Church, Malawi (video below)


Song: Easter Hallelujah (video below)


Sermon on Mark 16.1-8 (PDF)

Sermon on Mark 16.1-8 (video below)


Hymn: Jesus Christ is risen today - played by Helen Taylor (video below)


Hymn: Thine be the glory (video below)



Sunday 28 March 2021

Order of Service (PDF)

Hymn: Hosanna, loud hosanna (video below)


Sermon on Mark 11.1-11 (PDF)

Sermon on Mark 11.1-11 (video below)


Hymn: Ride on, ride on, the time is right (video below)


Hymn: My song is love unknown (video below)



Sunday 21 March 2021

Order of Service (PDF)

Hymn: Unless a grain of wheat shall fall (video below)


Sermon on John 12.20-33 (PDF)

Sermon on John 12.20-33 (video below)


Hymn: O Jesus I have promised (video below)

Sunday 14 March 2021

Order of Service (PDF)

Hymn: For this I have Jesus (video below)


Sermon on John 3.14-21 (PDF)

Sermon on John 3.14-21 (video below)


Hymn: Lift high the cross (video below)


Sunday 7 March 2021

Order of Service (PDF)

Hymn: O worship the Lord in the beauty of holiness (video below)


Sermon on John 2.13-22 (PDF)

Sermon on John 2.13-22 (video below)


Hymn: Inspired by love and anger (video below)

Sunday 28 February 2021

Order of Service (PDF)

Hymn: O Love, how deep, how broad, how high (video below)


Sermon on Mark 8.31-38 (PDF)

Sermon on Mark 8.31-38 (video below)


Hymn: Lord of the church, we pray for our renewing (video below)

Sunday 21 February 2021

Order of Service (PDF)

Hymn: O God, you are my God alone (video below)


Sermon on Mark 1.9-15 (PDF)

Sermon on Mark 1.9-15 (video below)


Hymn: Forty days and forty nights (video below)

Sunday 14 February 2021

Order of Service (PDF)

Hymn: Christ whose glory fills the skies (video below)


Sermon on Mark 1.40-45 (PDF)

Sermon on Mark 1.40-45 (video below)


Hymn: I heard the voice of Jesus say (video below)

Sunday 7 February 2021

Order of Service (PDF)

Hymn: Christ is made the sure foundation (video below)


Sermon on Mark 1.29-39 (PDF)

Sermon on Mark 1.29-39 plus Communion (videos below)



Hymn: Brother, sister, let me serve you (video below)

Sunday 31 January 2021

Order of Service (PDF)

Hymn: For the beauty of the earth (video below)


Sermon on 1 Corinthians 8.1-13 (PDF)

Sermon on 1 Corinthians 8.1-13 (video below)


Hymn: Come down, O Love Divine (video below)

Sunday 24 January 2021

Order of Service (PDF)

Hymn: All people that on earth do dwell (video below)


Sermon on Jonah 3.1-10 (PDF)

Sermon on Jonah 3.1-10 (video below)


Hymn: There's a wideness in God's mercy (video below)


Sunday 17 January 2021

Order of Service (PDF)

Hymn: Be still, for the presence of the Lord (video below)


Sermon on 1 Samuel 3.1-10: Are you listening? (PDF)

Sermon on 1 Samuel 3.1-10: Are you listening?  (video below)


Hymn: Take my life and let it be (video below) 

Sunday 10 January 2021

Order of Service (PDF)

Hymn: Look at the world (video below)


Sermon on Acts 19.1-7: God's gifts in baptism (PDF)

Sermon on Acts 19.1-7: God's gifts in baptism (video below)


Hymn: Be thou my vision (audio)

Sunday 3 January 2021


The text for the full service 

Sunday 27 December 2020

Order of Service (PDF)

Hymn: It came upon the midnight clear (video)

Sermon: "The Big Picture" by the Moderator of the General Assembly, Rt Rev Martin Fair (video below)


Hymn: Good King Wenceslas (video)

Sunday 20 December 2020

Order of Service (PDF)

Hymn: The Angel Gabriel from heaven came (video below)


The Christmas Story in Lego (video below)


Hymn: Once in royal David's city (video below)

Sunday 13 December 2020

Order of Service (PDF)

Hymn: Tell out, my soul, the greatness of the Lord (video below)


Sermon on Luke 1.46-55: My Soul Magnifies the Lord (PDF)

Sermon on Luke 1.46-55: My Soul Magnifies the Lord (video below)


Hymn: O Holy Night (video below)

Sunday 6 December 2020

Order of Service (PDF)

Hymn: On Jordan's bank the Baptist's Cry (video below)


Sermon on Mark 1.1-8: The beginning of the Good News (PDF)

Sermon on Mark 1.1-8: The beginning of the Good News (video below)


Hymn: In the bleak midwinter (video below)

Sunday 29 November 2020

Order of Service (PDF)

Hymn 472: Come, thou long expected Jesus (video below)


Sermon on Isaiah 64.1-9: Advent Waiting (PDF)

Sermon on Isaiah 64.1-9 (video below)


Hymn 273: O come, O come, Emmanuel (video below)


Sunday 22 November 2020

Order of Service (PDF)

Hymn 128: How shall I sing that majesty (audio)

Sermon on John 11.17-44: Behold our King! (PDF)

Sermon on John 11.17-44: Behold our King! (video below)


Hymn 459: Crown him with many crowns (video below)

Sunday 15 November 2020

Thank you to Moira Wintersgill, final year ministry student, for leading worship online and in our churches today.

Order of Service (PDF)

Sermon (video below)

Sunday 8 November 2020

Order of Service (PDF)

Hymn 120: God we praise you, God we bless you (audio file)

Sermon on John 9.1-11: Jesus heals the man born blind (PDF)

Sermon on John 9.1-11: Jesus heals the man born blind (video file below)


Hymn 419: Thine be the glory, risen, conquering Son (video file below)

Sunday 1 November 2020

Order of Service (PDF)

Hymn: Dear Lord and Father of Mankind (video below)


Sermon on John 6.30-40: the Bread of Life (PDF)

Sermon on John 6.30-40: the Bread of Life (video below)


Hymn: Magnificent, marvellous, matchless love (video below)

Sunday 25 October 2020

Order of Service (PDF)

Hymn: Immortal, invisible, God only wise (video below)


Sermon: John 8.12 (PDF)

Sermon: John 8.12 (video below)


Hymn: Shine Jesus Shine (video below)

Sunday 18 October 2020



Sunday 11 October 2020

Order of Service (PDF)

Sermon on Matthew 25.14-30: The Parable of the Talents (PDF)

Sermon on Matthew 25.14-30 (video below)


All I Once Held Dear: by Graham Kendrick (video below)

4 October 2020 - HARVEST THANKSGIVING

Mini-newsletter: Autumn 2020 (PDF)

Order of Service (PDF)

Hymn: We plough the fields and scatter (video below)


Sermon on Acts 10.10-34 (PDF)

Sermon on Acts 10.10-34 (video below)


Hymn: For your generous providing (audio)

27 September 2020

Church News and Notices (PDF)

Order of Service (PDF)

Hymn 132: Immortal, invisible, God only wise - played by Alexander McDonald

Sermon on Acts 9.19-31 - Saul's Conversion: The Sequel (PDF)

Sermon on Acts 9.19-31 - Saul's Conversion: The Sequel (video below)


Hymn: In Christ Alone (video below - shown with permission)

20 September 2020

Order of Service (PDF)

Hymn: Praise, I will praise you Lord, with all my heart

Sermon on Acts 8.26-40: The gospel spreads to Africa (PDF)

Sermon on Acts 8.26-40: The gospel spreads to Africa (video below)


Hymn: Now through the grace of God we claim

Sung blessing: Now go in peace, now go in love

13 September 2020

Order of Service (PDF)

Hymn 33: As the deer pants (audio)

Sermon on Acts 8.4-25 (PDF)

Sermon on Acts 8.4-25 (video below)


Hymn 605: Thanks to God whose word was spoken (audio)

6 September 2020

Order of Service (PDF)

Hymn 83: I rejoiced when I heard them say (audio)

Sermon on Acts 7.54-8.4 - What can we lay down for the gospel? (PDF)

Sermon on Acts 7.54-8.4 - What can we lay down for the gospel? (video below)


Hymn 198: Let us build a house where love can dwell (audio)

30 August 2020

Order of Service (PDF)

Hymn 120: God, we praise you. God, we bless you

Sermon on Acts 6.1-7: God's priorities for his Church (PDF)

Sermon on Acts 6.1-7: God's priorities for his Church (video below)


Hymn 679: One is the body and one is the Head

23 August 2020


Order of Service (PDF)

Hymn 189: Be still, for the presence of the Lord

Sermon: Acts 5.29-32 - "We must obey God not man" (PDF)

Sermon: Acts 5.29-32 - "We must obey God not man" (video below)


Hymn 453: Christ, of God unseen the image

Blessing - Hymn 786: May the God of peace go with us

16 August 2020

Order of Service (PDF)

Hymn 196: Come, now is the time to worship

Sermon on Acts 4.32-5.11 The Church God seeks (PDF)

Sermon on Acts 4.32-5.11 The Church God seeks (video below)

Hymn 188: Thou hidden Love of God

9 August 2020

Here's the first of two worship services prepared for Church of Scotland congregations by the Moderator, the Rt Rev Martin Fair.  I hope you enjoy this service, and sharing in worship along with congregations throughout the land. 

2nd August 2020

'Seeing the Opportunity"

View the service in full with the YouTube video. Alternatively listen to the video whilst following the written service in PDF (below the video). 

PDF version of service on 2 August 2020

Sunday 26th July 2020



Sunday 19 July 2020

Order of Service (PDF)

Hymn 128: How shall I sing that majesty - played by Alexander McDonald

Sermon on Hebrews 12.1-3 (PDF)

Sermon on Hebrews 12.1-3 (video below)


Hymn 476: Mine eyes have seen the glory - played by Alexander McDonald

Sunday 12 July 2020

 Order of Service (PDF)

Hymn 132: Immortal, invisible - played by Alexander McDonald

Sermon on Hebrews 11.32-40 (PDF)

Sermon on Hebrews 11.32-40 (Video below)


Music for reflection: Debussy's Arabesque No. 1 - played by Alexander McDonald

Hymn 465: Be thou my vision - played by Alexander McDonald


Sunday 5 July 2020

 Led by Rev Elspeth Harley (Caddonfoot l/w Galashiels: Trinity) and others - including our own Dianne Wilson


or click HERE for a PDF version of the service

Sunday 28 June 2020

Order of Service (PDF)

Hymn 599: Holy Spirit, hear us - played by Alexander McDonald

Sermon on Ephesians 1.3-10: God's Unchanging Plan (PDF)

Sermon on Ephesians 1.3-10: God's Unchanging Plan (video below)

Hymn 186: Father God, I wonder - sung by Phill Mellstrom (audio)

Hymn 646: Forth in the peace of Christ I go - played by Alexander McDonald

Sunday 21 June 2020

Order of Service (PDF)

Hymn 500: Lord of creation, to you be all praise - played by Alexander McDonald

Sermon on 2 Corinthians 12.1-10 - Strength in Weakness (PDF)

Sermon on 2 Corinthians 12.1-10 - Strength in Weakness (video below)


Music for Reflection: Beauty for Brokenness - written and sung by Graham Kendrick (video below)

Hymn 489: Come down, O Love Divine - played by Alexander McDonald

Sunday 14 June 2020

Order of Service (PDF)

Hymn 336: Christ is our light! - played by Alexander McDonald

Sermon on 1 Peter 2.1-10 (PDF)

Music for Reflection: Anhelos by Luis Calvo - played by Alexander McDonald

Hymn 642: Ye that know the Lord is gracious - played by Alexander McDonald

Sunday 7 June 2020 (Trinity Sunday)

Order of Service (PDF)

Hymn 110: Glory be to God the Father - played by Alexander McDonald

Sermon on John 14.15-31 (PDF)

Hymn 519: Love divine, all loves excelling - played by Alexander McDonald


Sunday 31 May 2020 (Pentecost)

Order of Service (PDF)

Hymn 573: Jesus Saviour, Lord, now to you I fly - played by Alexander McDonald (audio)

Pentecost talk (video)


Sermon on Acts 2.1-21: Wind and Fire (PDF)

Sermon on Acts 2.1-21: Wind and Fire (video)


Music for reflection: Etude by C Rose - played by Alexander McDonald (audio)

Music from Luwatala: Women's Choir (video)

Hymn 595: O breath of life, come sweeping through us - played by Alexander McDonald (audio)

Sunday 24 May 2020

Order of Service (PDF)

Hymn 439: Look, ye saints, the sight is glorious! - played by Alexander McDonald

Talk: God's Salvation Plan - click here for the video on our Facebook Page

Sermon: Luke 24.45-53 - by Eve Hartswood (PDF) 

Sermon: Luke 24.45-53 (audio)

Music for reflection: Song 1, composed and played by Alexander McDonald

Hymn 553: Just as I am, without one plea - played by Alexander McDonald

Sunday 17 May 2020

Order of Service (PDF) - service led by Rev Victoria Linford

Hymn 462: The King of love my shepherd is - played by Alexander McDonald

Talk: Planting Seeds - click here for the video on our Facebook Page

Sermon: John 16.12-24 - Seeing Jesus again (PDF)

Sermon: John 16.12-24 - Seeing Jesus again (audio)

Music for reflection: Ave Verum, by Mozart - played by Alexander McDonald

Hymn 237: Look forward in faith - played by Alexander McDonald

Sunday 10 May 2020 (with Communion)

Order of Service (PDF) - service led by Rev Victoria Linford

Hymn 412: The strife is o'er, the battle won - played by Alexander McDonald

Sermon: John 14.8-14 - Seeing the Father (PDF)

Sermon: John 14.8-14 - Seeing the Father (audio)

Music for Reflection - played by Alexander McDonald

 Sacrament of Holy Communion - click here for the video on our Facebook Page

Hymn 702: Lord, in love and perfect wisdom - played by Alexander McDonald

Sunday 3 May 2020

Order of Service (PDF) - service led by Eve Hartswood

Hymn 532: Lord, you have come to the seashore - played by Alexander McDonald (audio)

Sermon on John 21.1-14 (PDF)

Sermon on John 21.1-14 (audio)

Reflection by Rev Thomas Nyang'ama, Zomba, Malawi (PDF)

Luwatala Choir B (video)

Luwatala Choir A (video)

Hymn 340: When Jesus saw the fishermen - played by Alexander McDonald (audio)

Sunday 26 April 2020 

Order of Service (PDF)

Hymn 782: Lord of life, we come to you - played by Alexander McDonald

Sermon on John 20.24-29 (PDF)

Sermon on John 20.24-29 (audio)

Music for Reflection: Elgar's Nimrod - played by Alexander McDonald

Hymn 413: The day of resurrection - played by Alexander McDonald

Sunday after Easter 19 April 2020 

Order of service (PDF)

Hymn 417: Now the green blade riseth - played by Alexander McDonald

Sermon on John 20.19-23 (PDF)

Sermon on John 20.19-23 (audio)

Music for Reflection: Mozart's Ave Verum - played by Alexander McDonald

Hymn 419: Thine be the glory - played by Alexander McDonald

Easter Sunday 12 April 2020

Order of Service (PDF)

Hymn 410: Jesus Christ is risen today - played by Alexander McDonald

Sermon on John 20.1-18 (PDF)

Sermon on John 20.1-18 (audio)

Hymn 419: Thine be the glory - played by Alexander McDonald

Good Friday 10 April 2020

Order of Service (PDF)

Hymn 380: There is a green hill far away - played by Alexander McDonald

John 19.1-42 - read by Victoria and Tim Linford

Sermon on John 19.1-42 (PDF)

Sermon on John 19.1-42 (audio)

Music for Reflection: Highland Cathedral - played by Alexander McDonald

Hymn 392: When I survey the wondrous cross - played by Alexander McDonald

Maundy Thursday 9 April 2020

Order of Service (PDF)

Hymn 793: Stay with me, remain here with me - played by Alexander McDonald

Sermon on John 13.31-38 (PDF)

Sermon on John 13.31-38 (audio)

Music for Reflection: Beethoven's Pathetique Sonata - played by Alexander McDonald

Hymn 375: This is the night, dear friends, the night for weeping - played by Alexander McDonald


Palm Sunday - 5 April 2020


Order of Service (PDF)

Hymn 365: Ride on!  ride on, in majesty! - played by Alexander McDonald

Prayer and All Age Address (Audio file 1) - Eve Hartswood

Music from Luwatala (Audio file 2)

Sermon, Prayers and Reflection (Audio file 3) - Eve Hartswood

All Age Address and Sermon (PDF) - Eve Hartswood

Hymn 367: Hosanna! Loud hosanna! - played by Alexander McDonald


Sunday prayer sheet (Lent 2020)


Sermon 29 March 2020 - The Garden of Gethsemane (PDF)

Sermon 29 March 2020 - The Garden of Gethsemane (audio)


Sermon 22 March 2020 - Jacob wrestles with God (PDF)

Sermon 22 March 2020 - Jacob wrestles with God (audio)