Organisations within First Kilraughts
First Kilraughts is a busy community centre, playing host to a range of organisations and activities in addition to its main role as a place of worship.
Getting Together . . .
Sunday Evening Fellowship Meeting
The Fellowship meetings are held Fortnightly in the Circular Room at 7.30 pm. This is a time of informal worship and Bible study and has been well attended each night. A warm welcome is extended to everyone.
Contact: Rev Noel McClean
The Youth Group meets on the 4th Sunday of the month in the Circular Room at 7.30 pm - 9.00 pm. They have a varied programme of meetings ranging from spiritual to fun filled activities. Any young member of our Church secondary school age and upwards who wishes to come along will be made very welcome.
Leaders: Rev Noel McClean, Michele McClean, Maurice Christie
Our creche at 1st Kilraughts is a happy and safe environment where parents can leave babies and small children to play and be looked after while they worship during the service.
Contact: Stephanie Hunter or Jennifer Reid
Kilraughts Friendship Club (KFC)
Kilraughts Friendship Club meets on the third Tuesday afternoon of each month at 2.30pm in the Robinson Hall. All of a more mature age bracket are welcome for a varied programme of fun and fellowship with a range of visiting speakers on a variety of topics.
Contact: Michele McClean
Rainbows, Brownies and Guides
The Rainbows, Brownies and Guides meet on a Friday evening from 7pm - 8.15pm in the Robinson Hall from October - May. They would gladly welcome any young girls to come along and join them on Friday evenings.
Brownie Leader: Wilma Skelton
The Girls’ Fellowship meet on Friday evenings from May - October at 7.00 pm in the Robinson Hall this is for girls aged from 4 - 15 years. The girls take part in craftwork, cookery, glass painting and games etc.; they do have good fun and fellowship.
Leader: Miss Lillian Elliott
The Presbyterian Women’s group meets in the Circular room at 7.30 pm on the second Tuesday of the month from September to March. It has a very varied programme each year, taking in the mission of the Church at home and abroad. A warm welcome is extended to all ladies of the congregation.
A P.W. Bible Study is also held on the first Tuesday of the month at 7.30pm in the circular room - all ladies welcome.
Contact: Mrs Ruth Gracey
2nd Route Boys' Brigade
B.B. Anchor Boys
The Anchor Boys of the 2nd Route Company meets each Monday evening in the Robinson Hall from October - March at 6:15 - 7:30 pm.
Leader: Mr Steven Glenn
B.B. Junior Section
The Junior Section of the 2nd Route Company meets each Monday evening from October - March in the Robinson Hall at 6:15 - 7:30 pm.
Leader: Mrs Michele McClean
B.B. Company Section
The Company Section of the 2nd Route Company meets each Monday evening from October - March in the Robinson Hall at 7:30 - 9:30 pm.
Leader: Mr Tom Skelton
The Sunday School runs from October - June. It runs each morning from 10.45 am - 11.45 am. All children from the age of 4 years upwards are encouraged to attend Sunday School. It is important that children are given the chance to learn God’s word.
Superintendent: Mr Richard Gracey
Our Children’s church goes on all year round for children aged between 4 and 9 years old and the helpers present spiritual truths to the younger children through Bible stories, songs and craft.
Contact: Mrs Stephanie Hunter
The church choir is made up of men and women of all ages who help lead the praise on Sunday mornings. In preparation for special services, the choir practice on a Wednesday evening at 7.30pm.
Contact: Maurice Christie
The bowling club meet every Wednesday evening from September - April in the Robinson Hall at 7.30 pm. The club play quite a lot of friendly matches and enjoy the friendship and fellowship with other clubs. New members are always welcome.
Captain: Arnold McClure