Lent reflections

Mrs Sandra McNicol, member of Maxwell Mearns Castle Church, Glasgow and Mr Andrew Kimmitt, member of Coldside Parish, Dundee gives their thoughts on Lent.... Read more

General Assembly 2014

This year's General Assembly will take place from the May 17 to 23 in the General Assembly Hall on The Mound in Edinburgh. It has met almost every year since... Read more

Souper Sunday

Souper Sunday has been endorsed by The General Assembly of the Church of Scotland as a time when congregations might choose to hold elder-led acts of worship, followed by a... Read more

Heart and Soul 2014

Heart and Soul 2014 takes place on May 18, 2014 and takes as its theme, "Hands Across The World" which aims to celebrate the life of the church through the lens of its international heritage, relationships and partners.

Safeguarding Service

Harm or abuse of children and adults at risk can happen anywhere – even in church communities. We have a duty to ensure a safe Church for all.

Starters for Sunday

Offers a range of suggested material which can be used each week for individuals and congregations. Sometimes there may be background material to the readings, at other times it may be ideas for deepening prayer, or involving children, or using drama.

Church of Scotland chooses new Moderator Designate

Rev John Chalmers named as the Moderator Designate to take office at the 2014 General Assembly.

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Vacancies and volunteering

The Church is looking to recruit for a number of roles across Scotland. These roles range from family/ youth/ outreach workers to more traditional Parish... Read more

Go For It Fund

Go For It is about funding change in church and community. The Fund aims to encourage creative ways of working which develop the life and... Read more

The Guild

The Church of Scotland Guild is a movement within the Church of Scotland which invites and encourages both women and men to commit their lives... Read more

Mission worldwide

The aim of the World Mission Council is to enable the Church of Scotland, as part of the holy catholic or universal Church, to participate... Read more

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On this day in April

The life of the Scottish church is rich in story and we lose a great deal if we allow their witness to drain away and be forgotten... Read more

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