About Us

Kirkliston Parish Church is the parish church of Kirkliston and we have been worshipping here since at least the 12th century.

We are a church that believes in community as we try to make Jesus and his Gospel relevant to people today.

As of 2018 we meet each Sunday for two morning services:-

  • at 10.15 am we offer a traditional service of worship
  • at 11.30 am we have a more relaxed family orientated service

Coffee is served in the church centre between services which allows a time of fellowship with attendees of both services.

At significant points in the Church calendar, such as services for communion and remembrance of contributions made in conflict situations (e.g. Armistice Day), or our Annual Stated meeting (the ASM), there will be a single joint service in the Church building at 11.00 am or 10.15 am respectively.

We would like to warmly invite you to any of our services.

To enlarge the map shown here to help you see where we are located in the village, right-click with your mouse over the map and select to ‘open link’ in a new window or new tab…

We also have touchpoints with other Churches in the area.  The only other Church in the village currently is Kirkliston Community Church with whom we engage, for example, to share activities at Christmas, village Galas, and local schools.


Who’s Who

The following table lists some of the people you might want to contact at some time, and which you can do by using the form on the CONTACT US page.  The contact message, when submitted, will generate an email which will be received and duly processed by the Kirk Admin Team.

Kirkliston Parish Church – Useful Contacts
ROLE POSITION HOLDER & PROFILE
Minister Maggie Lane has now retired as minister of Kirkliston Parish Church. The Rev. John Cowie is interim moderator for the Kirk Session, and Rev. Christine Clark our locum minister.
Treasurer Rob Brechin has lived in Kirkliston for 50 years, was Fabric Convenor for ten years and treasurer for the last 15 years
Pastoral Care Katie Marshall is the Team Lead and has been a member of Kirkliston Parish Church for around 26 years and an elder for several years, covering various Parish locations
Admin Karen McKay and Jan Wemyss are joint Team Leads.  Both are long-standing Elders; Karen currently for Maitland Road (west) and Humbie Road, Jan for Allan Park
Property Wilson Marshall heads up the Property Team.  He is an elder and has served previously on the Finance team
Session Clerk Paula Roots is also an Elder for Newbridge
Roll Keeper Karen McKay maintains parish membership documentation
Webmaster Bill McKay is currently the Elder for Newmains Road. He has served previously as the Admin team lead at Kirkliston

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