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Important Announcement


As you are aware, the Rev Dr Ruth Morrison preached in Church on the 30th May, as our sole nominee.
Following the subsequent ballot of members of this congregation, please note the following:


I hereby declare the results of the voting for the election and appointment of a minister to the vacant charge of Kirkintilloch, St. Mary’s to be as follows:

For electing Rev Dr Ruth Morrison – 223

Against electing Rev Dr Ruth Morrison – nil

Therefore, Rev Dr Ruth Morrison has accordingly been elected and appointed as the new minister – subject to the approval of presbytery.

6th of June 2021
Rev Ian Taylor, Interim Moderator

And secondly

Notice is hereby given that this congregation of Kirkintilloch, St Mary’s has elected Rev Dr Ruth Morrison to be our new minister and a call to the said Rev Morrison has been prepared. 

This call will lie here in church until Sunday 27th June 2021.

During that time – any person whose name is on the electoral register of the congregation may sign the call in person or by means of a mandate. 

If a mandate is to be used, the relevant form may be obtained from the Session Clerk. 

Signed by

Rev Ian Taylor, Interim Moderator

I am delighted to be able to share this extremely positive news with you – both the level of response to the ballot, as well as the unanimous result, is of significant encouragement to Ruth as she looks forward to leading us into this new and exciting chapter in the life of St Mary’s.
If you are not going to be in church, but would still like your name added to the Call by using the Mandate – please just contact me by email or telephone and I will be able to arrange that for you.

Gordon Morrison
Session Clerk
0141 578 5887



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