Tranent Parish Church • Scottish Charity No. SCO17423

What's On

Prayer Bulletin. A prayer bulletin for March is available in church and on the Prayer page here

Lent Bible Study: Using the book 'Holy Habits: Following Jesus' by Andrew Roberts, we meet on Wednesdays 21st, 28th February and March 6th,13th and 20th. 7pm to 8pm in the church hall. All are welcome.

World Day of Prayer is being held in our Church on Friday 1st March at 7pm.

Church Litter Pick  Saturday 9th March, 10:30am. Meet at the church gates. All welcome!

Church Games Evening - this is being held in the Church Hall on Saturday 9th March 4pm to 7pm with food. All are welcome.

Outdoor Church - Sunday 17th March. 3-4pm in Polson Park Bandstand

Kirk Session Meeting  Tuesday 19th March, 7pm.

Eco Action Group. New members - As we look to plan our 2024 programme leading to a silver Award application, we would love to have new folk join our group. See our Eco Congregation page and speak to Russell if you're interested.


Teenage Gathering: the next meetings in the upper room of the church hall are on Sundays 10th & 24th March 7:30 - 9:00pm.

Prayer Group:  Meetings are held in the church on Saturday mornings at 8am. All Welcome.

Open House: Open House takes place on Tuesday mornings in the Church Hall between 10am and 12 noon. Free tea, coffee and biscuits are served. All are welcome. There will be no Open House on 26th December and 2nd January.

Pool Group The Pool Group continues on Wednesday mornings in the Upper Room of the Church Hall from 10am to 12 noon. All are welcome.

Fair Trade Stall We have a Fair Trade stall on the last Sunday of every month. With suppies from the Fair Trade shop in Portobello, there is an opportunity to buy various goods - cash only.

Magazine Sharing – bring and borrow - in the Church Gathering Area.

Foodbank Donations: Drop off points are Church Gathgering Area, Church Hall, Fraser Centre or Foodbank itself - 3 Civic Square (10am - 2pm Monday - Friday).


Crisp Packet Bivy Bag Project:

Crisp Packet Bivibag Project - We will pause further collection of crisp packets at the moment. A huge thanks to all who collected, sorted and ironed them - we should soon have 15 bivibags completed with 2,225 crisp packets recycled.


The Church has registered with easyfundraising and you can raise donations for Tranent Parish Church at no additional cost to you each time you shop online. Over 7,000 brands will donate, including all the big names like John Lewis, BT, Tesco, Argos, Boots, Marks and Spencer and many more. Please support us by registering on:

By December 2023 we had raised over £134 through this.

Talk to Pamela or Linda if you would like to know more

Eco - Congregation

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