Channelkirk and Lauder Church


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Channelkirk Church



Lauder Church




“…. we serve in Jesus Christ to promote and support strong, spiritual communities within Lauderdale.”

Lauder Church

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Channelkirk Church

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Our Mission & Vision

At Channelkirk and Lauder Church Our vision and mission is to help connect people to faith

To be a sustainable rural congregation with a long term future through living and working alongside, and in partnership with, the other elements of the communities we serve in Jesus Christ to promote and support strong, spiritual communities within Lauderdale

Lauder Church History


Lauder Church is recognised as one of the finest ecclesiastical buildings in Scotland. Read all about our Church by clicking below.

Admin Updates 21st September 2020

Interesting Kirk Session meeting last week. The approved minute will appear under ‘Kirk Session’ in due course. Meanwhile approved minute from 4th August now on website. Re-opening of Channelkirk and Lauder Churches…. Planned for 4th October; alternating Channelkirk /...

Admin. Updates 8th September 2020

Last week those tidying up the Lauder churchyard met with representatives from Scottish Borders Council to discuss how the look of the churchyard might be improved. The Kirk Session will hear of the response from SBC when elders meet on Tuesday 15th September. Guild...

Admin Updates

Channelkirk and Lauder Kirk Session will meet on Tuesday 15th September 2020 by Zoom at 7pm. While our finances remain stable should you have a question about your contributions/donations please contact the Session Clerk. You can listen to our weekly Reflections by...

Admin Updates 24th August

Please click on Pastoral to read the supportive letter from our Interim Moderator the Rev Sheila Moir. Whilst our buildings remain closed - our Worship continues through this website, email communication, our Facebook page and by telephone. Recently our Church donated...

Church Worship and Activities

Sunday Worship, The Kirk Session, Special Services, Communion, Bible Study and Prayer, Fellowship, Church-based Organisations.


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The history of Lauder Church and Channelkirk Church.


Worship, Finance & Fundraising, Pastoral, Mission, Fabric.


Eighteen Elders serve as the Kirk Session with our Minister as Moderator. The Minister and Elders form the Kirk Session, the principal court of the church responsible for spiritual and temporal business, through which all decisions are taken.


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Guild News

Guild 21st September 2020

Guild Messages We are sad, as Channelkirk and Lauder Guild, to announce the death of Doreen Gilchrist a very faithful member. Doreen was a member for many years and enjoyed the meetings and our yearly outings. Doreen and her husband George, where also very kind...

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Our Church

Reflections 21st September 2020

Greetings from the Worship Team, Let us worship God. Hymn CH3 32 Prayer Creator God, our loving heavenly Father, The hedges are glowing with hips and haws, And the gleaned fields shine in the sun of this Indian summer. With the heavenly host, and the whole creation,...

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Teams & Activities

Projects as at 2020

PROJECTS The East wing of Lauder Church sits under the organ loft as seen here. The outside wall of the East Wing faces the Church Centre previously known as the Session House before its extension following a very successful project in the tercentenary year 1973. Of...

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About Us

Charity # SC009892

Congregation # 040259


Copy / Perf. Licences

CCL # 416985

MRL # 1288057

PRS # 1288064