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.


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)