On a mission to make and grow disciples


‚ÄčAlan McKnight - Pastor

Alan McKnight is our Pastor. He preaches weekly and leads the church alongside the elders and deacons. Alan is married to Pamela and they have three children and two grandchildren.

Carl Robinson - Youth and Children's Pastor

Carl Robinson is our Youth and Children's Pastor. He leads our youth and children's work from zero to 19 and is heavily engaged in reaching the young people in our community. Carl is married to Sarah and they have three children, Phoebe, Joel and Caleb.

Craig Dyer - Associate Pastor

Craig Dyer is our Associate Pastor/Elder. He preaches regularly and is part of the church leadership team. Craig is also Training Director with Christianity Explored Ministries and is married to Margaret and they have three grown up daughters.

Walter Whitelaw - Elder

Walter preaches on occasion and leads a pastoral care group. Walter is married to Mary and they have two sons and six grandchildren.

Hamish Marshall - Deacon

Hamish has a particular interest in schools ministry and serves on the Parent Council of the local primary school. Hamish runs a specialist printing business and is married to Gillian, they have three children.

Kenny MacMillan - Deacon

Kenny has a particular interest in youth and children’s ministry and he oversees this for the church. Kenny runs a Tiling business and is married to Lynn, they have two sons.

Donald Phillips - Deacon

Donald has a particular interest in IT and Audio Visuals and is the churches ‘tech guy’. Donald runs technical support for a University in Glasgow and is married to Joyce, they have two sons.

Alan Swanson - Deacon

Alan serves the church as the Treasurer and is a Board member of Harper Community Initiative. He works for Blythswood Care managing their retail outlets and acts as Director for Serbia

Norman Yardley - Deacon

Norman looks after all of the building maintenance issues at church and serves a Board Member of Harper Community Initiative. Norman is a Project Manager in local government and is married to Karen, they have two sons.

Jim O’Hara - Deacon

Jim serves as the Church Secretary. Jim is also the Chair of Harper Community Initiative. He is married to Sandra and they have two children.

Maureen Dolan - Church Administrator

Maureen has a particular interest in world mission and as well as her administration role teaches English in the Kinning Perk. She is also a Board Member of Harper Community Initiative.

Steve Daye - Ministry Trainee (Pastoral Ministry)

Steve works as a Ministry Trainee at the church while he studies the Bible at the Cornhill Scotland Course in Glasgow. He is studyng on a part time basis and also works with the Forrestry Commission.


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