'The Old Kirk and Muirhouse parish church' (created 7th June 2014), based at 42 Pennywell Gardens, Edinburgh  EH4 4PE, is on a journey to share the Good News of Jesus & His redeeming love, in north west Edinburgh, Bonny Scotland.
We are part of the Church of Scotland [www.churchofscotland.org.uk]: with Facebook  @OKMPC, Twitter  @OK_M_Church charity no. SC006457.
now that the Jan.'21 COVID-19 restrictions have been lifted, we can meet again for worship services on Sundays.
We have had 'Risk Assessments' for Sunday worship accepted, and can now meet again for Sunday worship from March 28th (Palm Sunday, 2021): the letter explaining the  'Terms and Conditions' of attending after reopening on 28th March, including how to book a place at Sunday worship will be found here.
A video of the whole of this week's service can be found at  https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=e_2hPJ75Zjs   (a list of earlier sermons is in the 'Whats Happening" page, as a document called 'tok&mpc weblinks2sermons 2020_21'.)
Usually, for other events - see the 'Our Gatherings' page for the weekly 'Order of Service' (which includes our notices) in 'Intimations/What's Happening' page, but these are not usual times.              We are also pleased to say that the Wednesday girls' groups (Brownies, Guides etc) will be restarting the week starting 18th April, outside initially - see Girl Guide page for contact details.

Rev. Douglas Nicol is Interim Moderator of the parish of  'The Old Kirk & Muirhouse' church: mobile no. is 07458-301-773.

Our Locum Minister is    Rev. Alex Douglas: our other staff are back from 'furlough': listed on 'Our Directory' page.

a) The General Data Protection Regulation [GDPR] came into effect in the UK on 25 May 2018. It replaces the existing law on data protection (Data Protection Act 1998) & gives individuals more rights and protections with regard to how their personal data is used by organisations. Congregations must comply with its requirements as there are no relevant exemptions for charities or small organisations. TOK&Mpc strives to adhere to best practice with regard to Data Protection, our basic policies are found here.
b) Some of our community engagement work was presented at the 'International Conference on Making Place 2019': our poster can be found at  http://www.healthscotland.scot/media/2644/community-led-placemaking_muirhouse-and-west-pilton_hina-hirani.pdf 
c) N.B. most events in our buildings are suspended due to Government COVID-19 instructions: stay safe & visit trypraying.co.uk.
If you can’t get to Church? a) Cramond Kirk's Facebook page, Facebook.com/cramondkirk2, has short meditations - 5-8 minutes of Scripture & reflection; b) D. Mains church services are at Facebook.com/dmpc1; c) there are short reflective videos on the Church of Scotland website, and a list of services you can access online, go to https://thekirkonline.info/: d) listen to christian UCB radio on DAB radio, other christian stations are available. e) watch one of out Sunday services, using the link above, or from the list in the 'tok&mpc weblinks2sermons 2020' document on the 'Whats Happening" page; f) Sundays, 7pm, say a prayer written by scottish christian groups, #prayersofhope - a copy here
We were proud of our involvement with the Centipede Project see March'15 folder of 'What's Happening' page, for a presentation on what they did (& URL below), and are sorry that this project has come to an end. See North Edinburgh Arts website for details of activities which naturally follow on - we wish them well:
Subpages (1): some COVID-19 resources