Falkirk Presbytery

Comprising some 35 Church of Scotland congregations, the Presbytery of Falkirk oversees the ministry, mission, life and work of the churches and people within its bounds.

Full Presbytery

​The Presbytery of Falkirk meets seven times per year. Presbytery meetings are open meetings and therefore anyone can attend. Occasionally there are a few matters which need to... read on

Business

Comprised of Convener, Clerk, Moderator, Chaplain, Treasurer, the Four Conveners of the 4 standing Presbytery Committees; plus any minister, ordained local minister or deacon in... read on

Congregational Support

To coordinate the work of Safeguarding, Stewardship, Vacancy Support, Children & Youth Education, Elder and Adult Education, Pastoral Care Education, Guild Liaison, Worship &... read on

Ministries

To deal with matters relating to the care and welfare of those engaged in and training for Ministries in conjunction, where appropriate, with the Pastoral Care sub-Committee; to... read on

Mission and Discipleship

This Committee covers the following areas: Ecumenical, Doctrine, World Mission, Church and Society, Crossreach, and Mission.

Property and Congregational Finance

Finance: To review and adjust annual Ministry and Mission Allocations as appropriate; to monitor payments by congregations; to provide assistance and support to congregations... read on

Superintendence

  • Arranges Five-Yearly Visits to congregation.
  • Supports the work of the Presbytery Safeguarding Contact and Presbytery Safeguarding Coordinator, informing Presbytery of... read on

Treasurer’s

The Treasurer (Chair), two other members of Presbytery and the Treasurer of the Falkirk Presbyterial
Council of the Church of Scotland Guild look after Presbytery financial... read on

Vacancy Procedure

Convener plus 7 members to deal with all matters concerning vacant charges. The Vacancy Procedure Committee is appointed by Presbytery to assist vacant congregations in applying... read on