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    The congregation of Maxwelltown West invites you to visit us, or to call upon us if we can help you.

About Maxwelltown West

We seek to be a place of welcome to all in our parish - a centre of Christian worship and fellowship.

We seek to provide a framework for family life and a place where young people may be nurtured in Christian values.

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About the Church of Scotland

The Church of Scotland seeks to inspire the people of Scotland and beyond with the Good News of Jesus Christ through enthusiastic worshipping, witnessing, nurturing and serving communities.

The Church of Scotland is one of the largest organisations in the country, with more than 340,000 members.

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Recent news

Good News from the World Church Team

The humanitarian project in Bondo, initiated in 2007, has during those 11 years, raised over £72,000. From small beginnings the community led by Winnie Owuor and her helpers has now reached a position of self-sustainability.  For example, the development of their fish farming “Small Business Fund” provided by Maxwelltown West Church has now been so successful that it has been…


A deliverance proposed and accepted at last year’s General Assembly of the Church of Scotland reversed centuries of the Church’s hostility to the ancient practice of Pilgrimage and affirmed its place in the life of the Kirk.  Congregations were asked to explore the opportunities for pilgrimage locally, in a modern-day setting. The tradition of pilgrimage is seeing a resurgence in…

Letter from the Interim Moderator

Greetings to you all at the beginning of a New Year. The past year has seen difficult times for our congregation here in Maxwelltown West, but as we look forward to a new year, I believe that there are new beginnings happening within our community, and I hope and pray that these will continue to grow and flourish during the…