Lewis Presbytery hold special service in light of Assembly decisions

Lewis Presbytery of the Church of Scotland is holding a special Presbytery Service tonight, Wednesday, June 3rd, at 7.30pm in St Columba’s (Old Parish) Church, Stornoway.

A statement from the Presbytery said: “Many people within the Presbytery are hurting and confused following the decisions made by this year’s General Assembly in relation to human sexuality and the Ministry and this will be an opportunity for worship, reflection and fellowship under the leadership of Presbytery.

“The purpose of the Service is to show solidarity across the Presbytery and several Ministers of Presbytery will participate. Rev Tommy Macneil will preach. A Statement has been prepared by the Presbytery in response to these General Assembly decisions and the Statement will be distributed at the Service.”