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Church of Scotland Moray Presbytery


Our vision statement Our Vision Statement. • to provide places of community worship. • through preaching, teaching and witness to influence the life of the community. • to explore new opportunities for mission. • to meet both the spiritual and the pastoral needs of the membership, allied to a sensitive and considered approach to other religions in our area. • to effect a Christian witness within the local community which will attract new people to the church. • to welcome, support and meet, where required, the spiritual needs of people living and working in our midst
Office bearers


Rev. Louis C Bezuidenhout,  BA, MA, BD, DD Ord 1978. Ind. 2014 4 Manse Road, Kinloss, Forres IV36 3GH Tel: 01309 690474 Email:

Session Clerk and

Finance Convenor

Mr. Barrie Wallace

Drayton House Monaughty, Alves, Forres, IV36 2RA Tel: 01343 850372 Email:

Dep. Sess. Clerk

Miss Sandra McIver

Tannachy Beg, Bogton Road, Forres, IV36 3TWTel: 01309 673855 Email:


Ms Lesley Procter

Burghead Church Officer

Mr Patrick Glendinning

tel: 01343 830932

Alves Church Officer

and Webmaster

Mr Ian Rae

tel: 01343 850226 email :


Mrs Eleanor Butler

tel: 01343 850209


Mr David French

tel: 01343 830433

Guild contact

Elizabeth Ogilvie

Presbytery Elder

Mrs. Doreen Mackenzie

3 Forest Place, Burghead. Elgin IV30 5XW Tel: 01343 830223 Email: m

Presbytery Elder

Mrs Helen More

38 Grant Street, Burghead IV30 5TT Tel: 01343 835550 Email:

Youthwork Convenor

Bob Johnson

tel: 01343 835021

Fabric Convenor

Gilbert Farquhar

Church Organisations • Kirk Session: 18 Elders - meets as required. • Congregational Board: Elders plus 8 members elected from the congregation - meets as required. • Guild: Alves and Burghead both have active and well- supported independent Guilds. • Boys Brigade: At Burghead. • 'Awesome Club' for young people (P3-P7): at Burghead - meets weekly in autumn & spring terms. • The Girl Guide organisation makes regular use of the Burghead Church Hall
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