Welcome to the website of Burnhead Parish Church.
During your visit we hope to give you a glimpse of the life and work of our church. From the friendly fellowship of the weekly service to the many organisations we offer. We extend a warm welcome to everyone and an invitation to join our worship and the many varied activities we offer the community of Viewpark and surrounding area.

Events

Bible Study

Monday 22nd April 2024
7:15pm - 8:30pm

Bible Study continues this Monday in the Session Room. All are welcome, where no one is expected to know all the answers as we explore together God’s Word and how it affects us today – we hope you can join us. In the beginning was the Word, and the Word was with God, and the […]

Pre-5 Praise & Play

Tuesday 23rd April 2024
10:00am - 11:30am

Pre-5 Praise & Play meet every Tuesday morning in the Church Extension during school-term at 10am for an hour and a half of fun through Bible stories, song and art while learning of the Lord’s love. A warm invite is extended to all children and their parents / carers / guardians to come along and […]

The Guild

Tuesday 23rd April 2024
1:30pm - 3:00pm

The Guild was founded in 1887 by Rev Dr Archibald Charteris as the Church of Scotland Women’s Guild.  Charteris’ aim was for “a movement of all the willing women workers in a parish, old and young, rich and poor, for mutual help and united action”. Within years there were 29,000 members in 400 branches.  Membership […]

The Girls’ Brigade

Wednesday 24th April 2024
From 6:00pm

The  Girls’ Brigade was formed in 1968 but its roots actually go back 124 years to the establishment of The Girls’ Guildry in Glasgow in 1900. The Girls’ Brigade offers a four sided programme – Spiritual, Physical, Education and Service – tailor  made for each age range, offering awards based on skills and activities where  […]

Private Prayer

Wednesday 24th April 2024
10am-12pm

We are delighted to announce the Church Sanctuary is open on Wednesdays 10am to 12noon for private prayer.   “Therefore I tell you, whatever you ask in prayer, believe that you have received it, and it will be yours.” Mark 11:24 (NIV)      

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Recent Posts

Weekly Intimations

To keep up to date with what is happening at Burnhead, the latest weekly intimations sheet can be found here…

Holy Week Timeline:
Saturday in the Tomb

Jesus’ body lay in the tomb where it was guarded by Roman soldiers throughout the day on Saturday, which was the Sabbath. When the Sabbath ended at 6 p.m., Christ’s body was ceremonially treated for burial with spices purchased by Nicodemus: “He brought about seventy-five pounds of perfumed ointment made from myrrh and aloes. Following […]

Holy Week Timeline:
Good Friday’s Trial, Crucifixion, Death, Burial

Today we’ll trace Jesus’ steps on Good Friday, the most difficult day of Passion Week. Christ’s journey turned treacherous and acutely painful in these final hours leading to his death. According to Scripture, Judas Iscariot, the disciple who had betrayed Jesus, was overcome with remorse and hanged himself early Friday morning. Meanwhile, before the third […]

Holy Week Timeline:
Thursday’s Passover, Last Supper

Our tour through Holy Week takes a sombre turn on Thursday. From Bethany Jesus sent Peter and John ahead to the Upper Room in Jerusalem to make the preparations for the Passover Feast. That evening after sunset, Jesus washed the feet of his disciples as they prepared to share in the Passover. By performing this […]

Holy Week Timeline:
Silent Wednesday

The Bible doesn’t say what the Lord did on Wednesday of Passion Week. Scholars speculate that after two exhausting days in Jerusalem, Jesus and his disciples spent this day resting in Bethany in anticipation of the Passover. Bethany was about two miles east of Jerusalem. Here Lazarus and his two sisters, Mary and Martha lived. […]

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