A movement seeking to empower leaders,
equip the church and restore hope

  The vision

What we do

We are growing Centres of Mission, these are regional networks of people longing to see hope restored in their communities. Centres of Mission are currently being established in Edinburgh, Glasgow and Belfast with plans for expansion in the future. Each Centre of Mission is composed of 3 key elements; Innovate, Renovate and Cultivate.


Equipping pioneers to reimagine church and provoke church planting.


Encouraging existing church leaders to restore a missional heart and discipleship culture in their churches.


Training disciples to grow in knowledge and faith to take the gospel into every area of culture and society.

More about what we do

Putting mission and discipleship tools in the hands of everyone


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Introducing Aaron…

Introducing Aaron…

Aaron | January 25, 2018

My name is Aaron and I joined the Cairn team in September. My role with Cairn is split between working with existing churches as part of the Renovate team and resourcing pioneers and church planters through Innovate. I’m passionate about seeing people learn how to follow Jesus in ways that make sense to them and […]

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Introducing Fiona…

Introducing Fiona…

Fiona Stewart | December 7, 2017

I work part-time for Cairn but I often think my other job, as Creative Director for Foolproof, equips me well for this role. I am a theatre practitioner, a workshop leader, a writer and an improvisor, and these skills come in handy when working with Cairn in Glasgow. Being part of Cairn feels like being […]

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Introducing Alan…

Introducing Alan…

| November 1, 2017

Hi! I’m Alan, I’m the Director of Innovate with Cairn. When I was three I moved to the new town of East Kilbride. Our family were the 14th family to move in to a community that eventually numbered 11,000. We were there because my Dad was the new Church of Scotland minister. The next Sunday we […]

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