"Everything Douglas Bond writes is a fascinating read." Joel Belz, WORLD Magazine
Thursday, June 26, 2014
KNOX 500: day 2, William Guthrie, John Welsh of Ayr
Full Scottish breakfast, complete with sautéed mushrooms and black pudding (don't ask what's in it), and multiple cups of tea!
Fenwick Church built 1643 (in jougs below)
Free Church Continuing pastor Gavin Beers explaining the life of John Welsh husband of Knox's youngest daughter Elizabeth, who is buried next to the 14th century tower of St John the Baptist pictured below
Disruption church built in 1845, now Westkirk pub--delicious lunch
Knox overlooking the streets of Ayr where he preached; young adults having an impromptu game of pool at a charity shop
Douglas Bond, author of more than 25 books, is husband of Cheryl, father of six, and grandfather of two. He is director of the Oxford Creative Writing Master Class, a ruling elder in the PCA, a speaker at conferences, and a leader of Church history tours in Europe.