Motion ref. S6M-00134
Rev Neil MacMillan Installed as Moderator of the Free Church of Scotland
Submitted by: Jeremy Balfour, Lothian, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party.
Date lodged: Wednesday, May 26, 2021
Supported by: Colin Beattie, Miles Briggs, Alexander Burnett, Donald Cameron, Sharon Dowey, Murdo Fraser, Pam Gosal, Rachael Hamilton, Stephen Kerr, Liam Kerr, Bill Kidd, Fulton MacGregor, Ruth Maguire, Edward Mountain, Alexander Stewart, Paul Sweeney, Annie Wells, Brian Whittle
That the Parliament congratulates Rev Neil MacMillan on his installation in Edinburgh as the Moderator of the Free Church of Scotland on 17 May 2021; acknowledges the significant contribution of the retiring Moderator, Donnie G MacDonald, in the service of the church particularly during the challenges of the last year; understands that Neil leads Cornerstone church in Morningside, Edinburgh, and teaches Mission and Evangelism at Edinburgh Theological Seminary; notes that he is both a son and grandson of the manse and is committed to see Scotland return to the gospel, and wishes Neil and his wife, Louise, success as he represents the Free Church.