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Church continues to imagine Scotland’s future

9 October, 2014

The Church of Scotland is to continue promoting discussion, debate and respectful dialogue on Scotland's future following the high level of engagement in the referendum vote.

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Gaels Blow Away Dementia Perceptions To Win Award

29 September, 2014

Youngsters at a Gaelic speaking primary school and residents at a care home run by the Church of Scotland's Social Care provider, CrossReach, for elderly people living with dementia are breaking down language and generation ...

Penicuik North Kirk has joined a local credit union

Penicuik North Kirk joins local Credit Union

25 September, 2014

Penicuik North Kirk has joined other denominations in the area to take a stand against debt and poverty by joining forces with a local credit union to bring fair and affordable savings, mortgages and loans ...

£500,000 available to fund change in church and community

23 September, 2014

The Go For It Fund's bi-annual Main and Continuation Grant application deadline is this Friday, September 26. Around £500,000 is available for projects to apply for grants averaging £15,000 per year. These will be projects ...

Church of Scotland holds referendum service of unity

21 September, 2014

Political figures from both sides of the Scottish independence debate gathered at St Giles Cathedral in Edinburgh for a special church service to promote unity in the wake of the referendum.

Taiwanese Moderator’s Message to Scotland

17 September, 2014

The Presbyterian Church in Taiwan is observing how the Church of Scotland is promoting a message of harmony before and after the independence referendum.