Church Life

Music

The Marchmont St Giles’ Church Choir At present, music at Marchmont St Giles’ is largely the preserve of the Church choir and Organist, whose function is to embellish the singing during the service on Sunday mornings and at Christmas etc.  Although the choir is currently quite small, averaging 10 to 12 singers on any given Sunday, it …

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Safeguarding

PROTECTION OF CHILDREN AND VULNERABLE ADULTS A summary of good practice for paid and voluntary workers “It is the responsibility of each individual within the fellowship of the Church to prevent the physical, sexual or emotional abuse of children and protected adults” From Policy Statement of General Assembly, May 1997   What to do If …

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The Guild

Marchmont St Giles’ is in the happy position of having an active Guild which presents a varied programme of events and speakers during the year.  It has regular Morning Coffee  which have found a new lease of life from the parents of children attending events in the Church Centre on a Saturday morning.  This has …

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The Shuttle

The Shuttle is the magazine of Marchmont St Giles’ Parish Church and is published on the 2nd Sunday of the month except for July, August and January.  It is available in standard (a5), large print (a4) on request, and on the website (ThE Shuttle) pdf * and contains a calendar of services and events in the Church …

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Who’s who

Minister – Rev Dr. Karen Campbell. Karen Campbell is the Minister of Marchmont St Giles’.  She was born in Edinburgh and completed her BD and MTh there in the 1990s.  From 1996-2002, she was the senior Assistant at St Giles’ Cathedral, before being called to Marchmont in 2002. In 2012 she completed her Doctorate in …

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