Lent Study Groups for 2019

Lent 2019

Study groups will be held in the West Kirk Session House 11am-12noon on Wednesdays


Encounters between Jesus and different people in John’s Gospel.  All welcome.

6th March Nicodemus 3: 1-21

13th March The Samaritan Woman 4: 1-42

20th March The Large Crowd 6: 1-15

27th March The Woman Caugh in Adultery 8: 1-11

3rd April The Man Bord Blind 9: 1-34

10th April Lazarus and his sisters 11: 1-53

Dumbarton Future Focus

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Dumbarton Future Focus is an oportunity for members of theKirk Logo 3 congregations in the Dumbarton linkage to be involved in planning a vision for the Church of Scotland in Dumbarton for the next decade and beyond.  All are welcome.

Dumbarton Future Focus Agenda – Saturday, 16 February 2019

  • 10:00-12:30
    Morning Session – Understanding our community and what we do, investigating what we could do differently
  • 12:30-13:00
    Lunch – tea/coffee will be served but please bring your own food
  • 13:00-15:00
    Afternoon Session – Focusing on priorities for the future, identifying key first steps

Venue: West Kirk church hall

Details also on our Facebook Page

Advent And Christmas Services 2018

Dumbarton Riverside Advent and Christmas Services 2018

Here are the dates and times of Christmas Church Services for Dumbarton Riverside in December 2018:

Sunday 2nd December Communion 11:30am At Riverside
Sunday 9th December Gift Sunday, led by the Choir 11:30am At Riverside
Christmas Messy Church in the Halls 12:30-2pm At Riverside
Sunday 16th December Nativity Play, led by the Sunday School 11:30am At Riverside
Sunday 23rd December Joint Service with the West Kirk at Riverside 11:30am At Riverside
Monday 24th December Christmas Eve All Ages Service 7pm At Riverside
Watchnight Service in the West Kirk (Tea/Coffee & Carols from 10pm) 11:30pm At The West Kirk
Tuesday 25th December Family Service (everyone is invited to bring in one of the gifts they have received) 10:30am At Riverside
Sunday 30th December Joint Morning Service in the West Kirk 11:30am At The West Kirk


Remembrance Sunday 11 Nov 2018 from 10:45am

This year the joint Remembrance Sunday at Dumbarton Riverside 2018Remembrance Sunday Service with Dumbarton: West Kirk will be held at Riverside, starting at 10:45am

We have collated the Rolls of Honour of names for those who died in both World Wars from the Dumbarton churches which are now represented by Riverside and The West Kirk.  To view the full list click here:RollOfHonourPewCards2018

We have been researching more information about those we are remembering.  If you know of any further details we could add please do let us know.

Click here to read more about the Rolls of Honour.