A picture of the outside front of Cathcart United Free Church, with the words Cathcart United Free Church of Scotland showing.
A picture of the outside front of Cathcart United Free Church, with the words Cathcart United Free Church of Scotland showing.
Cathcart United Free Church of Scotland
Cathcart United FreeChurch of Scotland

Women's Association


The Cathcart United Free Women's Association meets on the 1st and 3rd Tuesday of each month from October until April, with the exception of January, when no meetings are held at all.


The meetings start at 7.30pm.  We are a small group and if any ladies would like to come and join us, they would be made most welcome.


We have speakers at all of our meetings with the exception of the Annual General Meeting at the end of our session.


The Speakers are varied and we try to make them as interesting as possible.  Hope to see you there.

Programme for session 2018-2019

Theme: Walking in Wisdon

How Much better to get wisdom than gold, to get insight rather than silver! (Proverbs 16:16)

Tuesday 02/10/18 Harvest Supper - Mr Angus Morrison
Tuesday 16/10/18 Mrs Cindy MacKenzie - Make Up Demonstration
Tuesday 06/11/18 Mrs Sheena Whiteford - Street Pastor
Tuesday 20/11/18 Mr Kevin Robertson - The Samaritans
Saturday 24/11/18 COFFEE MORNING
Tuesday 04/12/18 Mr Kevin Smith - Nostalgic Music
Sunday 09/12/18 Tearfund Lunch
Tuesday 18/12/18 Christmas Party
Tuesday 05/02/19 Reverend Alasdair MacMillan
Tuesday 19/02/19 Music for Dementia
Friday 01/03/19 World Day of Prayer
Tuesday 05/03/19 Mr Bill Barr - Music & Colour
Tuesday 19/03/19 Mr Mike Hughes - World War II in West of Scotland
Tuesday 02/04/19 Shelter Box
Tuesday 16/04/19 Annual General Meeting


United Free Church Of Scotland

Glasgow And District Women's Presbyterial Association

Dates of meetings




Milngavie United Free Church

Speaker: Mr John Cross (Moderator of the General Assembly of the United Free Church)





Croftfoot United Free Church

Speaker: Mr Alan Ogg, MND Scotland (Motor Neurone Disease)





Candlish Wynd United Free Church

Speaker: Mr Jason Mortimer, Paramedic with the Air Ambulance Service






Church Offices, 11 Newton Place, Glasgow


The Coffee Pot


The Women's Association also run 'The Coffee Pot' at Cathcart UF, which is held once a month on Wednesday afternoons between April and September.


It provides an opportunity for members of the community to drop in for a chat while being served tea or coffee, and a choice from a selection of home baking -baked by the ladies of the association who have quite a gift for it.


Photo shows some of the ladies from The Coffee Pot team.


For more info on the Coffee Pot see here.

Women's Annual Conference Weekend 2019 (Carronvale House, Larbert)

United Free Church of Scotland Women's Annual Conference Weekend

Carronvale House Conference & Training Centre, Larbert, FK5 3LY

Friday 6th September - Sunday 8th September 2019


Need to Recharge Your Batteries?


This is a great time away from the hustle and bustle of life. Why not join us for a relaxing and revitalising weekend of frirendship.

We have all had such a fantastic time here and would like you to share this with us.


  • 2 Sessions with our Guest Speaker includes a talk and group discussion
  • Refreshes and deepens our faith in the Lord
  • Times of Worship
  • Accommodation 3* A-listed country house set in lovely grounds
  • Delicious meals - tea and coffee 'on tap'
  • Free time on Saturday to relax, go shopping, watch films, have a chat, bring out your knitting


Guest Speaker - Deirdre Lyon

Deirdre grew up in the south side of Glasgow. Before entering the ministry she was an RE teacher at Renfrew High School. Deirdre always had a calling and studied for the ministry of the United Free Church in 1999.


Her roles within UF Congregations include her student placements at Langside and Shawlands. She was Assistant Pastor at Knightswood, Clydebank and Duntocher and full time Minister at Cumnock and Bellshill. Deirdre is currently Assistant Minister at Darnley.


Deirdre is known for her mission work where she was involved with bringing 50 water filtration units to Dembi Dollo in the west of Ethiopia.


In her spare time, Deirdre loves spending time with her wee dog Millie and family, including her two granddaughters.



Full Weekend Sharing room - £106

Full Weekend Single (very few) - £118


Both Sessions Friday - Saturday Lunchtime Sharing room - £65


One session plus meal (either Friday or Saturday) - £16


Other options available - please ask


To book contact:

Mrs Jan Gillies (sec)

TEL: 01259 222981

Email: janette.gillies@sky.com

Please email office@cathcartuf.org.uk if you have any questions about Cathcart United Free Women's Association.

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Cathcart United Free Church, 7 Struan Road, Glasgow G44 3AT Scottish Registered Charity No: SC001573