Sunday, May 29, 2016

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Markinch and Thornton Parish Church of Scotland

The Union between Markinch Parish Church and Thornton Parish Church took place in 2014.

It is appropriate that these two adjoining parishes now form a two building union, as the church in Thornton was originally opened in 1835 as a chapel of ease for Markinch Parish Church.

The Rev. Carolann Erskine BD(Hons) was inducted as the new Minister on 12th April 2016


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The Kinghorn Singers at Markinch The Kinghorn Singers at Markinch

Come along to hear the Kinghorn Singers in Markinch church hall on Friday 29th April at 7pm. Tickets from Karen Wood (07717 023906). Also available from Betty Gray in Thornton... 


The Induction Of Our New Minister The Induction Of Our New Minister

Markinch Church was packed on Tuesday 12th April 2016 for the Induction of Rev. Carolann Erskine as the new minister of Markinch and Thornton Parish Church. The Moderator of Kirkcaldy... 


Induction of Rev. Carolann Erskine Induction of Rev. Carolann Erskine

The Service of Induction for Rev. Carolann Erskine will be held at 7.00pm on Tuesday 12th April in Markinch Church.  Read More →


A new Minister for Markinch and Thornton A new Minister for Markinch and Thornton

We are delighted to announce that after Rev. Carolann Erskine preached as sole nominee last Sunday, the congregation voted for her to serve as our new Minister. It is hoped that... 


Sole Nominee to preach at Markinch on 7th February Sole Nominee to preach at Markinch on 7th February

Important notice to all members of Markinch and Thornton Parish Church. The Rev. Carolann Erskine will preach as sole nominee for the position of minister at Markinch and Thornton... 


Markinch and Thornton Parish Church Quarterly Newsletter – November 2015 Markinch and Thornton Parish Church Quarterly Newsletter – November 2015

The November 2015 copy of our Church Newsletter “News From The Pews” can be downloaded below in PDF format. The printed version has recently been distributed to all households... 


Markinch and Thornton Parish Church Quarterly Newsletter – August 2015 Markinch and Thornton Parish Church Quarterly Newsletter – August 2015

The August 2015 copy of our Church Newsletter “News From The Pews” can be downloaded below in PDF format. The printed version has recently been distributed to all households... 


The Lord High Commissioner visits Markinch The Lord High Commissioner visits Markinch

We were honoured with a visit by The Lord High Commissioner, Lord Hope of Craighead and his wife to Markinch this week. As Her Majesty The Queen’s official representative at... 


Markinch and Thornton Parish Church Quarterly Newsletter – May 2015 Markinch and Thornton Parish Church Quarterly Newsletter – May 2015

The May 2015 copy of our Church Newsletter “News From The Pews” can be downloaded below in PDF format. The printed version has recently been distributed to all households in... 


Markinch and Thornton Parish Church Quarterly Newsletter – February 2015 Markinch and Thornton Parish Church Quarterly Newsletter – February 2015

The February 2015 copy of our Church Newsletter “News From The Pews” can be downloaded below in PDF format. The printed version has recently been distributed to all households... 


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Lent Discussion Series at Christ’s Kirk, Glenrothes Lent Discussion Series at Christ’s Kirk, Glenrothes

A Lent discussion series will be held at 7pm on Sundays from 17th February to Sunday 24th March at Christ’s Kirk, Pitcoudie Avenue, Glenrothes. Come to all or any of the sessions. Everyone... 


Friendship Camp in Sistarovat, Romania. Friendship Camp in Sistarovat, Romania.

One of our church members, Nicola Thomson travelled with a group of 16 people from Glenrothes Baptist Church to the Friendship Camp in Sistarovat, Romania which was held from the... 


Christian Aid Week  –  13th to 19th May 2012 Christian Aid Week – 13th to 19th May 2012

Let’s give the tools to help people in poverty out of poverty.  Christian Aid Week  13th – 19th May 2012.  We have the following events organised at Markinch Parish... 


Celebrate and Discover – Saturday 24th March Celebrate and Discover – Saturday 24th March

Markinch Parish Church are taking part in Kirkcaldy Presbytery’s ‘Celebrate and Discover’ where amongst other things we will be showing other churches how we... 


Life and Work magazine March ’12 Life and Work magazine March ’12

Life and Work is the magazine of the Church of Scotland. In a history spanning over 130 years, it has established itself as the pre-eminent voice of the Church of Scotland. Though... 


Haiti – Two years on Haiti – Two years on

Since the tragic earthquake of January 2010, the people of Haiti have been working hard to get back on their feet, thanks to the £11 million raised by Christian Aid’s Haiti... 


Markinch Christmas Tree Markinch Christmas Tree

The Deputy Session Clerk from our church, Tracy Thomson, was given the privilege of switching on the Christmas tree lights in Markinch recently. Over 200 people attended and... 


East Fife Ladies Choir to sing at Markinch Parish Church East Fife Ladies Choir to sing at Markinch Parish Church

The choir will be singing in Markinch Parish Church on Friday 11th November at 7.30pm. Tickets are £5 and include refreshments following the concert. Money raised will help... 


Concert in aid of Help for Heroes Concert in aid of Help for Heroes

The Re-scheduled Concert by The East Fife Ladies Choir On behalf of Help for Heroes Tuesday 17th May at 7.00pm in Markinch Parish Church. Please use your old ticket if you bought... 


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