Preshal Trust – Caring for Families

January 16, 2024

The Preshal Trust send their heartfelt thanks and appreciation for the most kind and generous donations of the lovely toys, gifts and chocolates donated at Christmas. This was a huge response and much appreciated, and thank you for your continued support. Gillian Sangster.


December 22, 2023

Christingle means ‘Christ’s Light’ and it is a symbol of the Christian faith. Lots of churches hold Christingle services around Christmas time. The custom of giving out lighted candles in these services began in Germany in 1747 but it wasn’t introduced to the UK until the late 60’s.

Christingles are made up of different parts, each one being there to remind us of something and it starts with an orange …….

Come and join us at 4pm on Christmas Eve and find out what it’s all about!

All welcome

Who Let The Dads Out!

December 8, 2023

Saturday 9 December 10-11.30am

For children aged 0-5 (ish) to come along with dad/grandpa/uncle, etc. There will be toys, games, play, craft and snacks for the kids. Tea/Coffee refreshments for the dads. For more information call 01360 620970.

Carols by Candlelight

November 28, 2023

On Sunday 3 December 7.00-8.30pm we will be joined by special guests – The Inspiration Youth Choir, who will sing some songs for us and join in the usual carol singing. It’s an event for the whole village, so please come, and invite family, neighbours, and friends to join us.  It’s for all ages!  As usual, donations of mince pies, shortbread or tray bakes would be gratefully received either on Sunday morning or on the evening itself. If you are able to help serve or give help in the kitchen on the night, could you please add your name to the sheet in the foyer. Many thanks. 

Christmas Carol Singing

November 17, 2023

Campsie Parish Church along with St Machan’s are having a community carol singing event on Saturday 16 December at 3pm in St Machan’s car park- if the weather is awful it’ll be held indoors at St Machan’s church. All welcome!

Pop Up Art Shop! – Open Saturday 25th November, 10am-4pm.

November 17, 2023

Location: Blairskaith House, Tower Road, G64 4AX
Featuring the work of local artists and crafters, unique handmade gifts will be available to buy, including pottery, jewellery, paintings and more (a perfect time for finding Christmas gifts!) Card and contactless payments are accepted. Come support local artists, passionate about creativity, community and caring for our world!  10% of all sales will be given to the charity SOHTIS to support the work they do in combating human trafficking. Teas, coffees and home baking will be available for donations towards this. Everyone is welcome!

More Than a Tree

November 17, 2023

Christmas Trees that make a difference!

When you purchase one of our sustainable and locally sourced Caring Christmas Trees, every penny goes directly towards the practical and long lasting commitment we have to ending homelessness in Scotland. Enjoy decorating your home with the knowledge that you’re helping someone else find theirs.

Every year we support almost 7,000 people across Scotland tackling the root causes and direct effects of homelessness. All proceeds of Caring Christmas Trees will go towards the work of Bethany Christian Trust in ending homelessness in Scotland – Order your tree here!

Save the date!

October 27, 2023

Saturday 25 November 9:30am-Noon

Pre-Advent Retreat and Reflection: Traditionally Advent marks the Start of the Church Year. At the end of the year, it would be good to have a time of retreat but also a time to reflect on our vision and mission and what we prayerfully long for in the year ahead.

Christingle Service 4pm

December 20, 2022

What do an orange, a red ribbon, a candle, toothpicks, dolly mixtures and raisins have to do with Christmas!

Come along to the All-Age Service at 4pm on Christmas Eve to make a Christingle and find out its meaning! All welcome!

Ecumenical Carol Service

December 13, 2022

We will be joining with St Dominic’s for an Ecumenical Carol Service on Sunday 18 December at 6pm. After the Carol Service tea and coffee will be served at Torrance Parish Church. All welcome.

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Torrance Parish Church

Torrance Parish Church, 1 School Road, Torrance,  Glasgow, G64 4BZ

Telephone: 01360 620970. Email: