Here are a just a few examples of churches in Edinburgh that you may wish to check out, please do speak to a CU member or get in touch if you would like some more information. We are also doing a CHURCH SEARCH for freshers in September, click on the link for more information :)
Charlotte Chapel is a large, independent baptist church with the vision of reaching the lost with the message of the gospel. This more traditional church boasts a large number of both families and students.
St Columba's Free Church
Located at the top of the Royal Mile, Jesus is at the heart of St. Columba's as much as the church is in Edinburgh. Featuring a more celtic style of music, this church loves modern songs and a-capella psalms in true Free Church fashion.
Carrubbers Christian Centre
A non-denominational evangelical church in the centre of the city on the Royal Mile, this mid-sized church boasts one of the best young adult groups in the city: Logos. Led by David Nixon, you will be challenged to your full potential in understanding the scriptures.
Kings Church Edinburgh
Kings Church Edinburgh is part of an international family of churches called New Ground, part of Newfrontiers. There is a great student track within this modern church proclaiming the gospel in Edinburgh
City on a Hill Church
City on a Hill is a contemporary church in Edinburgh and has a diverse mix of people in the congregation. With a handful of Heriot-Watt students who regularly attend this church is led by Pastor Peter Anderson
Chalmers is a friendly and informal church on the south side of central Edinburgh. They welcome people of all ages, all church backgrounds or none, and especially those thinking about the Christian faith for the first time. They are an evangelical church committed to the simple gospel, Bible and prayer.
P's and G's
Originally named St Paul's and St George's, this large, vibrant Episcopalian (Anglican) Church has evolved with the times and features a diverse congregation spanning all ages. There is a good student ministry meeting every other Wednesday.
Situated in Tollcross, Central is a large Baptist church. In the morning there is a more traditional gathering, and in the evening a more modern thriving community of students, walking together with God to transform the city of Edinburgh through their Student Communities.
Bruntsfield Evangelical Church
Bruntsfield Evangelical Church is an eclectic mix of all sorts of people with a handful of Heriot-Watt students who attend regularly. Looking around on a Sunday you can see people from every age and stage of life. Bruntsfield has a relaxed environment. The service is normally led by an individual from the church who leads everyone through the different elements of the service, prayers, songs, notices, children's talk etc.