Falkirk Free Church, Beaumont Drive, Carron Falkirk                                                                                                                       

 

Free church of Scotland

 

Registered Scottish Charity No-SC038272  

    CONSIDERING THE HEAVENS

    REFLECTIONS ON THE APOLLO 8, 11 AND 15 SPACE MISSIONS

    INTRODUCTION

    Psalm 8 asks the question that all of us encounter during our lives, vv.3-4:

    “When I consider your heavens, the work of your fingers, the moon and the stars, which you have set in pl...

    25/09/2018

    ‘Do not think that I have come to abolish the Law or the Prophets; I have not come to abolish them but to fulfil them … until heaven and earth disappear, not the smallest letter, not the least stroke of a pen, will by any means disappear from the Law until everything i...

    “Blessed is he whose transgressions are forgiven, whose sins are covered. Blessed is the man whose sin the LORD does not count against him and in whose spirit is no deceit.”

    Psalm 32:1-2

    This (and perhaps some subsequent) articles are some personal reflections on the fir...

    Samuel Rutherford is probably best-known as one of the Scottish Commissioners to the Westminster Assembly which produced the Westminster Confession of Faith – he was extremely influential in what was produced.

    Little is known of his early life. He was born in the villag...

    Patrick Hamilton (1504-1528) literally lit the flame of the Reformation in Scotland. Ten years after Luther started it all in Germany by hammering his 95 Theses into the church door in Wittenberg, Hamilton died a horrific and agonising death, but started something in S...

    Jesus said: “I tell you the truth …”

    Matthew 5:18

    The truth has become quite a big deal in the present time.

    It’s often commented that we are living in a “post-truth” era, where actual facts are said to be less important in forming peoples’ opinions than appeals to emotio...

    24/08/2016

    “Behold, I am making all things new.”

    Revelation 21:5

    So the Olympic Games Rio 2016 are over. It’s certainly been a success story for Team-GB, and there has rightly been great excitement surrounding medals won and world records set.

    You may have seen that the organizers t...

    24/06/2016

    “Great is his love towards us, and the faithfulness of the LORD endures forever.” Ps.117:2

    On Sunday 5th June a large congregation gathered at Falkirk for the celebration of 25 years since the beginning of the congregation. A significant number of founder-members are st...