05 Jun

Summer holiday club

The theme of this year’s holiday club is “Guardians of Ancora”. The holiday club will run from 4 – 8 July.

There will be a meeting on Tuesday 14 June at 7.30pm for all those who are interested in helping. This will be a chance to look at the material and also meet other volunteers.

If you want to find out more please contact Valerie Sim.

26 Mar

Ladies’ Supper

Tuesday 29 March, 7.30pm

The Women’s Fellowship finishes up for the session this Tuesday with a Ladies’ Supper. This will be held in the small hall at the Church.

If you would like to come along, please let Margaret Carswell know for catering purposes.

All are welcome to attend.

14 Feb

Call for toiletries at Airdrie Foodbank

The Airdrie Foodbank has now been running at the Church for a few months and this week we provided for 30 people and families.

There is currently a specific need for toiletries, particularly for men but those for women and children would also be appreciated.

If you are able to help, please deposit items in the collection basket in the vestibule.

Please continue to pray for those who attend the Foodbank, as well as those who volunteer each week.

15 Jan

Change to Tuesday’s Women’s Fellowship

There is a replacement speaker at Women’s Fellowship on Tuesday 19 January.

Graham Steven, Fundraising and Marketing Manager at Glasgow City Mission, will be our guest and will talk about the work of the organisation.

We will be collecting men’s toiletries for the mission so if you’d like to contribute, please bring some along with you.

For more information, please contact Linda Murray.

11 Jan

Arrival in Repalle

We arrived safely in Repalle to hundreds of children and young people greeting us with petals, garlands and fireworks. Their smiling faces and chorus of ‘Welcome to India’ made the long journey seem so worthwhile.

After a night’s sleep we set up the clinic and saw the youngest class. The children were treated for minor ailments and had some dentistry done (sometimes a bit traumatic!!) but for their long term good. Read More

06 Jan

IREF trip 2016

This year sees another trip by teams from the UK and USA to IREF in India to provide medical and preaching support to those who stay there.  The trip will run from Friday 8 – Thursday 21 January.

Jason, Lynn and Lindsey are on the team this year and will be posting updates on this website throughout the trip.  You can view all the updates here.

In addition to website updates we’ll also be posting a daily prayer request on our Facebook page.  These are all taken from the prayer diary that has been prepared for the trip.

Please support those who are travelling to India in prayer.

06 Dec

Christmas Celebrations 2015

We have a range of services and events celebrating Christmas this year at Airdrie Baptist.

Sunday 13 December

11am: Morning service with Re:Hope Glasgow

6.30pm: Carols by Candlelight with Re:Hope Choir

Tuesday 15 December

7.30pm: Christmas Carols with Airdrie Salvation Army

Sunday 20 December

11am: Morning service with Kids@ABC Nativity

6.30pm: Carol Service

Christmas Day

10.30 – 11am: Family Service

03 Dec

Fundraising Ceilidh for IREF

Saturday 30 January 2016

The ABC 20+ group are hosting a fundraising ceilidh for IREF on 30 January 2016, 7.30 – 10.30pm.

The event will be held at Gartlea Community Centre and will feature ceilidh band “Haud Yer Lugs” and a buffet.

Tickets cost £10 for adults, £5 for children (under 5s go free) and are available from Elizabeth Richardson or Karin Dunnett. All are welcome.

03 Dec

Christmas Carol Service

Tuesday 15 December 2015, 7.30pm

We are hosting our Christmas Carol Service in the Church on Thursday 15 December in the Church. Once again we will be joined by the Salvation Army Band.

The evening starts at 7.30pm and refreshments and mince pies will be served afterwards.

The event is suitable for people of all ages, children included. All are welcome, please invite your friends.

24 Nov

Acoustic Cafe Church

Acoustic guitarSunday 29 November 2015

The last Acoustic Cafe Church of the year will take place in the Church hall this Sunday night at 6.30pm.

Like before, it is a chance to enjoy fellowship in a relaxed, cafe-style environment.

The evening will feature music, a speaker and plenty of tasty treats to enjoy.

All are welcome and we look forward to seeing you there.

23 Nov

Funeral of Margaret Foster

The funeral of our sister Margaret Foster will take place at Airdrie Baptist Church on Thursday 26 November 2015 at 10.30am.

The funeral service will be followed by a short committal service at New Monkland Cemetery and a reception in the Church hall.

Please remember Margaret’s loved ones in your prayers at this time.

18 Nov

Funeral of Norma Bridges

Norma and David Bridges

The funeral service of our dear sister and Deacon, Norma Bridges, will take place at Airdrie Baptist Church on Tuesday 24 November 2015 at 10.30am.

The service will be followed by a short committal service at New Monkland Cemetery and refreshments will be available at the Tudor Hotel.

Please remember David, Pamela, David, Iain and the wider family in your prayers at this time.