The Linkage of our church with Blantyre, Livingstone Memorial Church has been approved and the Service of Linkage took place on Thursday 26th March 2015 at in St Andrew’s Church, Blantyre.
The Interim Moderator of the linked charge was Rev Douglas Wallace and our Locum minister was Rev Sharon Colvin. We welcomed these appointments and look forward to working with them in the coming months.
St. Andrew’s Parish Church Linked with Livingstone Memorial Parish Church welcomed a New Minister on Tuesday 25th April with a Service of Induction for the Rev. Murdo C. Macdonald MA BD at Livingstone Memorial in Blantyre. Officiating at the service from Hamilton Presbytery were;
Moderator of Presbytery: Rev Gavin W.G.Black BD (Min)
Preacher: Rev Sarah L Ross BD (Hons), Mth, PGDip
Presbytery Clerk: Rev Dr Gordon A McCracken BD, CertMin, DMin
The congregation welcomed Murdo & his Family as they start off a new part of their journey together with a night of welcoming speeches and musical entertainment.
Also welcomed on the night friends and family from other churches in the community of Blantyre and the family and friends of Murdo from previous charges Bathgate High Parish Church and also Whitburn South Parish Church, where Murdo and his family have been worshiping with over a few years.