Cathcart Youth Ministry Partnership
Scottish Charity No: SC039290
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Partnership churches
Cathcart Baptist Church
96 Merrylee Road, G43 2RACathcart Baptist Church
Sunday Services: 11.00am & 6.30pm
Minister: Rev Dr Derrick L Watson
Tel: 07511 699805
Cathcart Trinity Church
90 Clarkston Road, G44 3DACathcart Trinity Church
Sunday Services: 11.00am & 6.30pm
Minister: Rev Alasdair MacMillan
Tel: 0141 637 6658
Cathcart United Free Church
7 Struan Road, G44 3ATCathcart United Free Church
Sunday Services: 11.00am
Join with Trinity for Evening Worship
Ministry Asst: Rev Wilma Pearson
Session Clerk: Miss L Mathieson

Senior development worker
Cara WightmanCara Wightman is the Senior Development Worker of Cathcart Youth Ministry Partnership. Cara was born in Edinburgh but grew up in a small fishing town and, later, Glasgow. She became a Christian when she was a child.

As a young person Cara toured with King's Kids, a ministry of Youth With a Mission (YWAM). She later did a Discipleship Training School and courses in Principles in Child and Youth Ministry and Early Childhood Education with YWAM. She graduated from International Christian College(ICC) in 2003 with a BA in Youth Work with Applied Theology.

While at ICC, she was placed with Kenmure Parish Church for work experience. She was a youth leader of a pilot after-school care project called Y Generation. Cara has been a group leader and an assistant team leader at Scripture Union Camps.

In December 2005, Cara was appointed as the Youth Worker at Cathcart Baptist Church. Her job changed in December 2007 when she became the Youth Worker for Cathcart Ministry Youth Partnership. The job title changed in 2010. Cara is also involved with Scripture UnionUrban Saints and the Baptist Union of Scotland.

Cara is married to Mark who comes from Leicester. He is a tremendous support to her. They have a daughter, Esther, who was born in November 2013. Mark is a care worker in a specialist care home for older people with dementia.
Trainee  youth worker
Cathcart Youth Ministry Partnership  is delighted that we now have a trainee children and youth worker - the one and only Philip Stewart. Philip will work for CYMP alongside doing the Baptist Union of Scotland INVEST training programme.

Please pray for Philip as he settles into his new role and as he balances college and the INVEST training programme. We are super excited for what lies ahead.

Funding is currently through the three Partnership Churches.
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The Vibe is a CYMP community project supported by the Church of Scotland Go For It Fund. Friends of Radiate was introduced to give opportunity for others to assist in the provision of the Radiate project.
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