Friends of Holytown ChurchThis is a new group which is being formed to help with the repair and maintainance of the Church and details regarding membership will be issued soon.Social Evening on 7 October was a great success with £800 raised.
Snake at Summer Fayre. See more photos of our Summer Fayre under GROUPS -Other Activities
•The vote on whether to adopt a Unitary Constitution has been held back until the congregation are supplied with more details. •At present our Church works with a Kirk Session (responsible for spiritual matters) and a Congregational Board (responsible for finance and property).•Under the Unitary Constitution, everything would be governed by the Kirk Session who would set up various groups. These groups would then report back to the Kirk Session.•Members of the congregation will be encouraged to join the groups.•The vote will be whether to abolish the Congregational Board and allow the Kirk Session to take responsibility now for the finance and property of the Church.
MargaretMilnehasbeenourNewsletter Editor for the past 60 years. Quite an achievement and well done Margaret.We welcome the new Editor, Lucy Reid, and we are sure you will be happy with the new layout that Lucy has produced and also enjoy reading the Newsletter (which can be viewed in the “News” section)..