Welcome to The Linked Parishes of Acharacle and Ardnamurchan!

On this page you will find basic information about our services. On other pages there is more information and various contact details. Please feel free to get in touch if you would like more information or are visiting the area and would like to double check service times.

There is a new post on the Acharacle news and blog page - please check it out! There will be more added to these pages very soon.


Sunday 23rd August
Worship at Ardnamurchan Parish Church, Kilchoan, at 11am will be led by Rev John Thomson - and at Acharacle Parish Church at 11am by Rev Fiona Ogg.
In the afternoon there will be a Songs of Praise at the Sanna Mission Hall at 2.30pm. What a setting and, usually, what a crowd!

Ardnamurchan Church building.

Latest news.
Working Group - A working group has been set up to liaise with the Project Manager (post being advertised now at www.ruralnetwork.scot ).

Click here to view the Ardnamurchan Parish Church Repair and Re-ordering project.

Scone Teas

Ardnamurchan Parish Church (Kilchoan) on Wednesdays, 2-4pm
Scone Teas!!! How can you resist?

Find a Parish -

To find us on a map why not try clicking on this link. 'Find a Parish' feature on the Church of Scotland web-site www.cos.churchofscotland.org.uk/church_finder/

Services -

Are usually at 11am and 2pm alternating at each church building on a weekly basis, except during the summer. Please see the notice boards outside each church for weekly information. Term-time Sunday School at Ardnamurchan Church, Kilchoan, is fortnightly at 11am on the days that worship is at 2pm.

General Information -

Visitors passing through Acharacle or visiting Kilchoan have been heard to ask, 'What do people do all day?' There is so much going on! Scenery to look at and clamber over, rivers to kayak down, fishing on lochs, rivers and the sea. Welcoming accommodation and fabulous food. Why not come and sample time in a beautiful remote and rural location?


If you are buying anything online would you consider buying through this website link? For each purchase made there is a donation to the churches - every penny counts! Thank you. It really is easy to register and contribute - try it.... www.easyfundraising.org.uk/causes/aandaparishes


There is a Foodbank in Fort William. Donations for the Foodbank can be left in each church, there is a dedicated box for donations, from where the goods will be collected and taken to Fort William. Tesco in Fort William has a dedicated 'bin' for donations.

Thinking of ministry?

Here's a link to the Church of Scotland page where there's a video about ministry today. http://bit.ly/1KDdbw8


The first photo is of the interior of Acharacle Church and the second of the exterior of Ardnamurchan Church at Kilchoan. Both pictures are available, for a donation, on a postcard from the respective churches. If you do want to copy these from the web-site please do consider getting permission first, thank you.

Acharacle Parish Church
Ardnamurchan Praish Church

Worship in July

(All, unless otherwise stated, all worship will be led by Rev Fiona Ogg)


Sunday 2nd - 2pm, communion

Sunday 9th - 11am, led by Stuart Crawford

Sunday 16th - 11am

Sunday 23rd - 11am, then 2.30pm Songs of Praise at Sanna Mission Hall

Sunday 30th - 2pm

(Sept 6th - 2pm, followed by a short communion)

... and more!

Monday 3rd - 11.30am - 2pm
Church Lunch at Shielbridge Hall
Donations going to Christian Aid

Tuesday 11th and 25th -
10.30am - noon - teas and coffees in the Church Chalet

No Messy Church this month.

Bible Study in Acharacle Church Chalet restarts in September.


Sunday 7th - 11am, followed by a short service of communion

Sunday 9th - 11am, led by Rev Alan Lamb

Sunday 18th - 11am, led by Rev John Thomson

Sunday 23th - 11am, led by Rev John Thomson, then 2.30pm Songs of Praise at Sanna Mission Hall

Sunday 30th - 11am, led by Rev Mary McLauchlan

(Sept 6th - 11am, communion)

All events - donation only, no set charges. Funds raised go to the maintenance of ministry in the Parishes.