Category: News

Good Friday joint evening service

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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Alison Hendrie funeral

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

Discipleship Explored and 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. Continue reading “Discipleship Explored and Alpha Youth”

Evenings at Airdrie Baptist

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. Continue reading “Evenings at Airdrie Baptist”

Kathleen Bremner funeral

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.

Welcome to the Circus: Holiday Club 2018

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.

Meet The Real Jesus: An evening with John Blanchard

Wednesday 13 June 2018, 7.30pm

John BlanchardWe are delighted to announce that internationally known Christian preacher, teacher, apologist and author John Blanchard is coming to speak at Airdrie Baptist Church.

Tickets are free and can be booked online via Eventbrite. A limited number of tickets will also be available on the night of the event. Continue reading “Meet The Real Jesus: An evening with John Blanchard”

Mattie Galbraith Funeral

Mattie Galbraith Funeral

A service of thanksgiving for the life of Mattie Galbraith will take place in McLaren’s Airdrie at 1.45pm on Friday 11th May. This will be followed by a short service of committal at Daldowie Crematorium, Uddingston.

“Death is swallowed up in victory. O death, where is your victory? O death, where is your sting?” (1 Corinthians 15:55)

Ian Bremner Funeral

Ian BremnerWe give thanks to the Lord for the life of Ian Bremner on Thursday 10 May at 1pm in the Church. This service of thanksgiving will be followed by a short service of committal at New Monkland Cemetery.

“..when he has stood the test he will receive the crown of life, which God has promised to those who love him” (James 1:12)

 

Heating system

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. Continue reading “Heating system”

Silver jubilee

We had the final clinic in Repalle this morning. We have seen 641 people in total and 207 teeth have been extracted! We will go out to villages next week and do clinics there.

Today has been a very special and very busy day at IREF as the degree college is 25 years old. There was a big silver jubilee celebration with dancers, singers, food and many former students coming back to share what they are doing now and receive awards (some of them remembered Jason taking their teeth out when they were very young!). Continue reading “Silver jubilee”