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Lasswade & Rosewell Parish Church (Church of Scotland) Scottish Charity number SC015878
Lasswade & Rosewell
Rev Lorna M Souter
Telephone: 0131 663 6392
Mobile: 07889 566418
Email: Click here to email
Common Vision Statement: ‘A church where people of all generations seek to journey together with God to grow in faith and trust and be led by God to use their gifts to make a difference in the lives of others, sharing God’s love in word and action and enabling them to become disciples of Christ.’
We are open again at Rosewell Church for worship again on Sundays at 10.00 am booking is required please see details on our Services page.
Lasswade and Rosewell online service are available here
Joint online services with Cockpen and Carrington Parish Church are available here
The legacy of Lives of the First World War is a permanent digital memorial on iwm.org.uk, which is free to access and search. The IWM website is now live. The link is to the family community, Rosewell War Memorial Hall and Lasswade War Memorial and Church Plaque
Thank you to those who added to the Rosewell or Lasswade community.
In September 2019 Cockpen and Carrington and Lasswade and Rosewell Churches became registered members of Eco-
The following explains a bit more about the vision and values of Eco-
Our Vision -
We care passionately for God’s creation
We are a faith based movement
We are rooted in local groups of Christians
We work co-
We encourage transformational change at individual, community and national levels
In prayer, worship and conversation we discover what it means to care for God’s creation
We put that care into action individually, locally, nationally and globally, desiring to live justly in a transformed world
We commit ourselves to campaigning on urgent threats to the web of life in our vulnerable world
At Cockpen and Carrington and Lasswade and Rosewell, an environmental check-
Some of the criteria which we have looked at and considered are:
Raising church family awareness for environmental issues in our magazine and on our church websites;
Encouraging wonder at and concern for creation around us in our worship and congregational life;
Taking action in our church buildings to reduce waste and energy loss and to develop biodiversity and wildlife in our church grounds; encouraging our church families to do the same at home;
Ways to raise awareness and respond to local, national and global environmental concerns.
Having carefully considered each section, we have applied for and are now waiting on being assessed for our Bronze award.