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Women and child in Kenya

Church elder Ailsa voices her passion for charity Feed the Minds

26 February, 2017

The BBC’s Call the Midwife deserves praise for tackling the thorny topic of Female Genital Mutilation this week. This painful and dangerous practice affects 200 million women worldwide, according to the World Health Organization. Church ...

Rev Ann Knox

Rev Ann Knox begins ministry at Inchinnan

22 February, 2017

A Gourock woman who was so shy when she left school that she "didn't have the nerve to go to university and could never have imagined speaking in public" has been welcomed into her first ...

Souad from Syria

Church leaders urge UK government: Keep taking child refugees

10 February, 2017

Rev Dr Richard Frazer, convener of the Church and Society Council of the Church of Scotland and Honor Hania, chair, Commission for Justice and Peace, Catholic Bishops’ Conference of Scotland released the following statement urging ...

World Mission with Mozambique visitors

Mozambique visitors enjoy a warm welcome from Kirk

10 February, 2017

Two church leaders from Mozambique spoke to the World Mission Council this week as part of their six-week visit to Scotland to learn about the Kirk’s approach to worship, church governance and pastoral care. ...