The Guild


                                 ABBEY CHURCH GUILD
SYLLABUS  2018 - 2019
AIM: To unite and encourage us to commit our lives to Christ
        and to enable us to express our faith in Worship, Prayer and Action.
                                    THEME - Seeking the Way
                                 TOPIC- The Unexpectad Journeys

Office Bearers

Guild contact - Linda Scott

Secretary - Eleanor Main

Treasurer - Liz Harrison

Syllabus Secretary - Eleanor Main


     May Cochrane  Mary Dow, Joan Griffith RosemaryEvans

Unless otherwise  stated, meetings will be held in
Abbey Church Hall on TUESDAYS

September  1st


Streaming from Dundee (Annual Gathering)
10am - 3pm

Joint meeting in St Andrew Blackadder
January 8th

Fish and Chip Lunch   1.00pm



Guild Dedication (Abbey Morning Service)

75 Anniversary Soup and Pudding lunch after worship



Looking back - Looking Forward

Beyond Sight Loss


Ken Reid RNIB


  9th Introduction to new theme - One Journey, Many Roads - Seeking the Way    2.00pm
Rev. Dr. David Graham 
February 3rd Abbey & Fidra Care Home Services 3.00pm

Fellowship        2.00pm



Project Boys' Brigade 2.00pm

John Sharpe  Faith in Young People
 Joint meeting in Abbey

November 6th

 Joint at St. A Blackadder  Seema's Project   2.30pm

Dr Pam Cairns of the Free to Live Trust


Prison Chaplaincy  2.00pm
Rev. Sheena Orr


Fundraiser Coffee Morning  with

Super Sunday Group 'Bake off'

10am  -  12 noon

March  5th

One Journey - Many Roads 2.30pm

Iain Gray MSP
Joint at St Blackadder Church

18th - 24th



Guild Week 

Fellowship   2.00pm



AGM with Entertainment  2.00pm


December 4th


The work of the World Health Organisation in the New Hebrides (now Vanuatu)

 Joint meeting in Abbey  2.00pm

Dr David MacFadyen


Christmas Lunch 

12.30 for 1pm



Christmas Carol Service       2.00pm




Lothian East Guilds Together
  2018   2019
  Sep 24    (Monday)

          Joint Communion                Cockenzie and Port Seton Old                  East Lothian               7.30pm

 Mar 14      (Thursday)

        Spring Rally & AGM          Prestonkirk, East Linton

         Yearning for the Road             A Traveller Girl's memories

Jess Smith    7.30pm

   Oct 18     (Thursday)

              Autumn Rally                         Haddington West Church          Fresh Start 

               Stuart Ferguson                                                                                      7.30pm                                  

  June 13      (Thursday)

          Joint Summer Rally                 St Andrew Blackadder        North Berwick 
"Srebrenica:: When your Neighbour becomes your Enemy" 

Very Rev Dr Lorna Hood OBE  and Kezia Dugdale MSP     7.30pm

    Dec 3   (Monday)

            Carol Service                     Chalmers Memorial Church                      Port Seton                            Carols and Readings              Jonny Kinross           Grassmarket Community Project






All Guild Members are invited to attend and enjoy the wider fellowship.