Details of official engagements and visits to be undertaken by the Moderator of the General Assembly of the Church of Scotland, the Right Reverend Albert Bogle during March and April are:
2 – 11 March
Visit to Presbytery of Kincardine and Deeside, with a varied programme of engagements in the community, schools and churches.
Attending the Joint Commission on Doctrine’s Day Conference on the Year of Faith.
Guest speaker at Edinburgh Rotary.
Speaker at Opening Session, George Watson’s College Model UN Conference – 600 delegates.
Attending ‘Different Voices’ – Mission and Discipleship’s National Music Event.
Attending lunch at David Livingstone Centre, followed by preaching at Blantyre Livingstone Memorial Parish Church – to be attended by Her Excellency Mrs Joyce Banda, President of Malawi.
Dinner at Edinburgh Castle in honour of President Banda’s visit.
Taking part in commemorative service in Westminster Abbey for bicentenary of David Livingstone’s birth; wreath laying ceremony.
Canterbury Cathedral – attending enthronement of the Archbishop of Canterbury.
22 March – 4 April
Moderator and Mrs Bogle travel to Zambia and South Africa, engaging with our partner Churches there.
Preaching at Fairmilehead Parish Church – 75th anniversary.
Ministries Council consultation.
20 – 29 April
Visit to Presbytery of Ardrossan.