Barclay Viewforth Church congregation on Blackford Hill

Interested in helping with the Children’s work?

You cannot fail to observe the large number of children worshipping at Barclay Viewforth. What a Blessing. We have an active Sunday  programme of classes throughout the year for our children  ranging from Creche to Next. This year’s session is drawing to a close with presentations on Sunday 17th June and a small picnic for the… Continue Reading Interested in helping with the Children’s work?

The Grove – Seeds sown yesterday, bearing fruit tomorrow

The Grove An introduction to Barclay Viewforth Church Hi! We are looking for your help on Sunday the 2nd October. Our mission statement ‘Making God’s love known in Jesus Christ’ has been around for a number of years now. In an effort to equip ourselves to do this more fully we are launching The Grove.… Continue Reading The Grove – Seeds sown yesterday, bearing fruit tomorrow

Chapel Wins Out in Twelve Goal Thriller

Charlotte Chapel 7 Barclay Viewforth United 5

A veritable feast of goals on Saturday 20th saw a spirited Barclay team fighting their way back into the game, before conceding eventual defeat to sharp opponents Chapel.

Thanks to manager Andrew Stephenson for this match report…

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Football: Cabrera dominant in clash at South Gyle

Barclay Viewforth United 1 Cabrera 10 The challenges continue at Barclay, with another unfortunate scoreline against league newcomers Cabrera on Saturday 23rd. There was a well taken goal at 4:0 and a couple of great goal line clearances, but aside from that it was hard to find positives from the performance. Manager Andrew Stephenson was… Continue Reading Football: Cabrera dominant in clash at South Gyle

Football: Crisp Win For Gorgie Kicks Off 2016

Gorgie 5 Barclay Viewforth United 2 A frosty winters morning at Peffermill set the scene for this first Barclay match of 2016 – a Norrie Wilson Cup tie against Gorgie on Saturday 16th. An early strike from Gorgie gave them the advantage. For much of the first half Barclay pressed for an equaliser, enjoying plenty… Continue Reading Football: Crisp Win For Gorgie Kicks Off 2016

Football: Three points secured in Oxgangs Thriller

Barclay recorded a much needed win on Saturday at Colinton Mains, creeping past AC Oxgangs in a pulsating match. The drizzle had set in well before kick off, and on the soft and unpromising surface there unfolded an end to end contest. The match was characterised by attacking verve by both sides and a fair… Continue Reading Football: Three points secured in Oxgangs Thriller

Football: Barclay Exit Cup Despite Improvements

Charlotte Chapel 3 Barclay Viewforth United 0 It was a considerably more poised performance on Saturday’s second leg Buckstone Roofing Cup match at South Gyle. In dreich and overcast conditions Barcay had the better of the opening exchanges before a stray defensive pass gifted Charlotte Chapel centre forward Iain McCalman a well executed mid distance… Continue Reading Football: Barclay Exit Cup Despite Improvements

News from The NET Missional Community

What’s been happening at the NET? We have been continuing our study of The Apostles’ Creed on Thursday Evenings. Our last study was on 25th June and we will have a summer break with a new study series (still tbc) commencing in August so a perfect time to come along if you have considered it… Continue Reading News from The NET Missional Community

The NET Big Day Out: Option 2 Hill walk

Written by Daniel Gotts While everyone else went to Blair Drummond to see the lions and other ferocious beasts, four of us took the less scary option and headed for the hills. The weather forecast was pretty mixed and the skies a bit grey – but we were hardy souls. After an hour or so… Continue Reading The NET Big Day Out: Option 2 Hill walk

The Net Big Day Out: Option 1 Blair Drummond Safari Park

Written by Leanne Wilson On 28th March 2015 a large group from The Net met at Blair Drummond Safari Park for fun, sharing and lunch. Annaliese and I were delighted as it was Annaliese’s 2nd birthday and although we could only stay for a short time we got to see all of our friends. Everyone… Continue Reading The Net Big Day Out: Option 1 Blair Drummond Safari Park