Moderator's Blog

Created: Helen Silvis Updated: Helen Silvis Updated: 13 Feb 2017 5:14pm

The Moderator and Mrs Barr with Archbishop of Westminster Cardinal Vincent Nichols

Mrs Mods Blog: Liverpool and London

13 February, 2017

Mrs Mod takes us with her as she accompanies the Moderator as he takes the last service at a Liverpool Church of Scotland and meets the Israeli ambassador and the Lord Mayor of London.

Created: Helen Silvis Updated: Helen Silvis Updated: 05 Dec 2016 2:00pm

Shetland

Mrs Mods Blog: Grasping the Nettle and CrossReach week

5 December, 2016

Mrs Mod shares her thoughts as she hosts staff lunches helps launch Grasping the Nettle for schools and visits social care projects during CrossReach week.

Created: Helen Silvis Updated: Helen Silvis Updated: 26 Oct 2016 3:29pm

Moderator in microlight

Mrs Mods Blog: Lothian Presbytery visit

26 October, 2016

Mrs Barr and the Moderator visit foodbanks, make a pilgrimage from Whitekirk to North Berwick and take to the air in a microlight.

Created: Helen Silvis Updated: Helen Silvis Updated: 14 Oct 2016 2:49pm

Cargilfield

Mrs Mod's Blog: From Cargilfield to Royal Burgess

13 October, 2016

Mrs Mod and the Moderator enjoy a Seafarers concert, attend an interfaith event in Glasgow and learn about the philosopher Duns Scotus.

Created: Helen Silvis Updated: Helen Silvis Updated: 14 Oct 2016 2:04pm

Tattoo

Mrs Mod's Blog: From the Tattoo to the Guild gathering

22 September, 2016

Mrs Mod learns about Grasping the Nettle and that landmines still prevent people walking the banks of the River Jordan where Christ was baptized

Created: Helen Silvis Updated: Helen Silvis Updated: 14 Oct 2016 2:05pm

Boys Brigade

Mrs Mod's Blog: From Troon to Gartmore

5 September, 2016

Mrs Mod is impressed with the Boys Brigade, several Go For It projects and the National Youth Assembly

Created: Helen Silvis Updated: Helen Silvis Updated: 05 Aug 2016 11:16am

Russell with GA sign

Mrs Mod's Blog: From Holyrood to Snowdonia

5 August, 2016

Mr and Mrs Barr attend a garden party with HM the Queen before heading south to attend two more General Assemblies.

Created: Jane Bristow Updated: Jane Bristow Updated: 15 Jul 2016 11:07am

Mrs Mod's Blog: From The Old Kirk & Muirhouse Parish Church to The Somme

15 July, 2016

A visit to the Old Kirk & Muirhouse Parish Church, a reception for the hard work of all the stewards at the General Assembly, and the Battle of the Somme commemorations.

Created: Jane Bristow Updated: Alan Murray Updated: 07 Jul 2016 4:09pm

Caldercruix and Longriggend Parish Church

Mrs Mod's Blog: from Caldercruix to milking cows

7 July, 2016

Sunday 19th June and we set off for Caldercruix near Airdrie. We arrived at Caldercruix and Longriggend Parish Church in plenty of time for the 10am service.

Created: Jane Bristow Updated: Jane Bristow Updated: 30 Jun 2016 1:43pm

St Pauls Cathedral

Mrs Mod's Blog: From Belfast to London

30 June, 2016

We had to leave Belfast before the end of PCI assembly in order to get to London in time for the rehearsal for the Queen’s Official service at St. Pauls on Thursday 9 June.