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Life and Work - May Issue

23 April, 2014

May's edition of Life and Work is out now. Life and Work is the magazine of the Church of Scotland. In a history spanning over 130 years, it has established itself as the pre-eminent voice ...

Power to the People

10 April, 2014

Read Priority Areas Secretary Martin Johnstone column on community activism "Power to the People"

Church of Scotland chooses new Moderator Designate

2 April, 2014

Today the Committee to Nominate the Moderator of the General Assembly of the Church of Scotland met in extraordinary circumstances and named the Rev John Chalmers as Moderator Designate to take office at the 2014 ...

North East Glasgow investment set to reap rewards

31 March, 2014

A husband and wife duo from the United States, via the Middle East, have brought their pioneering spirit to the North East of Glasgow which has seen a run-down church building transform into an innovative ...

Church joins in worldwide Earth Hour

28 March, 2014

The Church of Scotland is part of a global event tomorrow night when millions of people switch off lights in homes, offices and famous landmarks at 8.30pm local time for an hour to mark World ...

Learning to be hopeful

28 March, 2014

Priority Areas Secretary Martin Johnstone strives to see the best in people for Lent.

Lent reflections

25 March, 2014

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

Church explores fracking position

25 March, 2014

The Church of Scotland’s attempts at unearthing a position on fracking took a step forward recently when Cadzow Church Hall hosted a discussion on the issue.

Church of Scotland in London hosts referendum debate

24 March, 2014

The Church of Scotland’s support for independence debate will cross into England tomorrow when St Columba’s Church in London hosts a discussion involving key figures with interests in Scotland.