09 Dec

Christmas services

Candle

Christmas is fast approaching and we have a series of special services coming up at Airdrie Baptist.

Nativity

Our young people will be taking part in our annual Nativity service on Sunday 22 December at 11am. They will be getting ready for this over the next couple of weeks during Kids @ ABC. Do come along and support them as they share the story of Jesus’s birth with us.

Carols by Candlelight

We are holding a special carol service on Sunday 22 December at 6.30pm. Tea, coffee and mince pies will be served in the hall afterwards. Promotional leaflets are available from the Church for you to give to your friends and neighbours. All are welcome!

Watchnight service

We will once again be holding a watchnight service on Christmas Eve. The service will start at 11.15pm and will be led by Gilmour Callander.

15 Nov

Anniversary weekend

Happy birthday

We are looking forward to an enjoyable anniversary weekend from 23 – 24 November and would love it if you could join us.

Quiz

On Saturday night our young people are hosting a quiz to raise money for the bi-annual trip to IREF. Fancy pitting your wits against other local brain boxes? Come along and join a team on Saturday at 7.30pm. Entry is £2 per person.

Terry Boyle

Terry Boyle

We’re delighted to have Terry Boyle of Insight for Living Ministries with us as our guest speaker on Sunday. Terry serves as UK Pastor for the ministry and hosts a weekly radio show as part of his ministry.

Church family tea

A meal will be served in the Church Hall at 5.15pm on Sunday ahead of our evening worship. Come and enjoy an informal time of fellowship as we celebrate our 176th birthday.

04 Nov

A final farewell to the Murphys

Ross Murphy

Sunday 3 November marked the end Ross Murphy’s time as Pastor of Airdrie Baptist Church.

Ross has served us faithfully as for the past 12 years, through both good times and bad.

He joined Airdrie Baptist in January 2008, accompanied by his wife, Deborah. During their time with, two more Murphys have arrived: Katie in 2008 and Grace in 2014.

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19 May

Acoustic Cafe and Barbecue

Acoustic Cafe & Barbecue, 16 June 2019

Sunday 16 June 2019, 5.30pm

We are hosting an Acoustic Cafe and Barbecue in June. This is a family-friendly event and all are invited!

It’ll be a time of food, fellowship and worship, kicking off at 5.30pm and followed at 6.30pm in the back hall.

If you’re coming along, please add your name to the sign up sheet in the vestibule. This will allow us to purchase enough food.

31 Mar

Good Friday joint evening service

Cross against a sunset

Friday 19 April 2019, 7pm

This Easter we are holding a joint service with Airdrie Ebenezer Evangelical Church, Airdrie High Kirk, Caldercruix Church of Scotland and Plains Evangelical Church.

The speaker on the night will be Mark Nelson (Pastor at Plains Evangelical) while Ian McDonald (Airdrie High Kirk & Caldercruix C of S) and Ross Murphy (Airdrie Baptist) will also be taking part.

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26 Mar

Alison Hendrie funeral

Alison Hendrie

The funeral of Alison Hendrie will take place on Thursday 28 March 2019.

There will be a thanksgiving service held at Airdrie Baptist at 1.30pm followed by a short committal service at Holytown Crematorium. Refreshments will be served at the Church afterwards.

Please uphold Billy and the wider family in your prayers at this time.

Directions to Holytown Crematorium

05 Dec

Carols by Candlelight

Candle

23 December 2018

We will be hosting a special Carols by Candlelight service on Sunday 23 December at 6.30pm.

Tea, coffee and mince pies will be available afterwards.

We hope that you will join us and invite your friends along too. We will have leaflets available at the Church for you to hand out.

02 Oct

Discipleship Explored and Alpha Youth

Discipleship Explored / Alpha Youth

October 2018 – January 2019

We are running Discipleship Explored and Alpha Youth courses over the coming months on Sunday evenings.

Discipleship Explored is aimed at Christians at all stages of their walk with Christ. Focusing on Paul’s letter to the Philippians, it gets to the heart of what drives discipleship: the love of Christ.

The Alpha Youth Series is being run at the same time for young people aged 11 – 18 and is open to anyone of faith or none. Read More

24 Sep

Evenings at Airdrie Baptist

Sunday evenings calendar

We are changing the format of our evening services from October 2018. These will include a mixture of special gospel / testimony, youth and communion focus services, as well as the now established Acoustic cafe.

We will also be hosting four family teas – a chance for the Church family to come together and enjoy fellowship over a buffet meal. These will be held at 5.30pm to make them more accessible for those with young children. Read More

25 Jun

Kathleen Bremner funeral

Ian & Kathleen Bremner

We meet to give thanks to God for the life of Kathleen Bremner on Wednesday 27 June at 1pm in the Church. The service will be followed by a short service of committal at New Monkland Cemetery.

Please uphold the wider family in prayer at this time.

30 May

Welcome to the Circus: Holiday Club 2018

Welcome to the Circus!

2 – 6 July 2018

This year’s Holiday Club will take place in the church building from Monday 2 – Friday 6 July, running from 10am – 12 noon each day.

There will be crafts, games, snacks, stories and songs.

The club is completely free and is open to all children Primary 1 – Primary 7.

If you’d like to know more or would like to volunteer to help at the club, please contact Kirsty Lee on youth@airdriebaptist.co.uk.

06 Apr

Services in the hall this Sunday

Prayer at Airdrie Baptist

Due to a delay in the new heating system installation being completed, both services this weekend will be held in the back hall.

Our guest speakers this weekend will be Ron Rye in the morning and David Mitchell in the evening.

We apologise for any inconvenience.

06 Mar

Journey to the Cross

Journey to the Cross

This Easter we are teaming up with other churches in and around Airdrie to host five services over five consecutive evenings.

Service details

DateLocationSpeaker
Monday 26 MarchPlains EvangelicalRoss Murphy
Tuesday 27 MarchAirdrie BaptistPeter McLean
Wednesday 28 MarchEbenezer EvangelicalBilly Cruickshanks
Thursday 29 March*High Church C of SIan McDonald
Friday 30 March**Caldercruix C of SMark Nelson

All services will start at 7pm.

*Communion service, followed by tea and coffee
**Followed by light refreshments

04 Mar

Evening service and heating installation cancelled

Airdrie Baptist in snow

Due to the ongoing weather issues across Scotland we have decided to cancel the evening service tonight (Sunday 4 March 2018).  Please let people who would usually attend the evening service know that it is off.

The planned installation of our new heating system has now been postponed until early April 2018.

01 Mar

Heating system

Frost

This has now been cancelled due to the snow.

We will hopefully finally replace our heating system w/b Monday 5 March.

During that week all groups and activities hosted at the Church will be cancelled, including:

  • Toddlers
  • JAM

The Youth Fellowship have made alternative arrangements so will meet as usual on Friday at 7.30pm.  For details, please contact Kirsty or Jo.

The Airdrie Foodbank will be hosted at Calderbank Church of Scotland on Friday 9 March and will return to Airdrie Baptist the following week. Read More