Local Churches

The following Churches have provided us with details:

 

Scottish Episcopalian/Anglican/Methodist

 

(Thornhill is in the Scottish Episcopal Parish of St John’s Dumfries which is in a Local Ecumenical Partnership with the Methodist Church. The Scottish Episcopal Church is part of the world-wide Anglican Communion of Churches including the Churches of England, Ireland and Wales.)

Saint John the Evangelist Scottish Episcopal Church
Newall Terrace/ Lovers’ Walk
Dumfries
DG1 1LW

Part of the Scottish Episcopal Diocese of Glasgow & Galloway and linked with the Glasgow Methodist Circuit

Tel (01387) 254126 enquiries@stjohn’sdumfries.org

Main Sunday Service: 11am

Other Services, Organisations etc: see Website: www.stjohnsdumfries.org

(Note that transport to the 11am Service at St John’s may be available from Thornhill some Sundays: telephone 07754 596140)

Anglican services are also provided on a monthly basis through arrangements made with St John’s Dumfries by the Maxwelton Chapel Trust at

Maxwelton Chapel
Moniaive
Dumfriesshire
DG3 4DX

which is also within the Scottish Episcopal parish of St John’s; contact details in regard to Anglican services as for St John’s, above

Main Service: 9.30am, fourth Sunday in the month

Other Services & Organisations: Maxwelton Chapel can be booked for weddings, funerals, baptisms in all Christian traditions by contacting the Trust’s Bookings Secretary

Contact details: Maxwelton Chapel Trust’s Bookings Secretary, Mrs Helen Maxwell 01848 200233

 

Baptist

 

Dumfries Baptist Church
Newall Terrace
Dumfries
DG1 1LW

(01387) 268926

e-mail: secretary@dumfriesbaptistchurch.org.uk

Main Sunday Service: 10.30am (at Dumfries High School, Marchmount, Dumfries DG1 1DX)

Other Services, Organisations etc: see Website: www.dumfriesbaptistchurch.org.uk

 

Non-denominational Christian

 

River of Life Christian Centre
Dumfries Railway Station
Lovers Walk
Dumfries
DG1 1LU

info@riveroflife.org.uk

01387 264646

Main Service: Sundays, 10.30am

Other Services & Organisations: See Website – www.riveroflife.org.uk

 

The Churches listed below have not contacted us but, as a service, we include such details as we have:

 

Scottish Presbyterian

 

Morton Parish Church
Manse Road
Thornhill
DG3 5DR

Main Service: Sundays, 11.30am

Other Services & Organisations: contact the Church.

 

Roman Catholic

 

Saint Teresa’s RC Church
Glasgow Street
Dumfries
DG2 9DE

Part of the RC Diocese of Galloway

Tel (01387) 252603

saintteresa97@yahoo.co.uk

Main Sunday Services: Masses at 10.45 and 6pm

Other Services, Organisations etc: see Website: www.stteresaschurchdumfries.com

 

St Conal’s RC Church
Main Street
Kirkconnel
Dumfriesshire
DG4 6LY

Mass Centre served from St Teresa’s, above

Contact details: as for Teresa’s, above

Main Service: Vigil Mass at 2pm, Saturdays

Other Services, Organisations etc: see St Teresa’s, above

 

United Reform/Congregational

 

Dumfries United Reformed Church
Irving Street
Dumfries
DG1 1EL.

Phone 01387 262896, 01387 269828

Email: george@kismet38.eclipse.co.uk or huisdean.beattie@sky.com

Worship every Sunday at 11.00 a.m. Communion is quarterly.

Other Services & Organisations: Contact the Church or see Website: http://dumfrieschurches.org.uk/churches-in-dumfries/dumfries-united-reformed-church/



MapWhere we are

Thornhill is at the heart of Dumfries & Galloway in south west Scotland in the beautiful rolling countryside of Nithsdale, steeped in history both natural & physical.

1.5 Hours from Edinburgh by Car.
1.5 Hours from Glasgow by Car.
2 Hours from Newcastle by Car.