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Sally Magnusson

Music and song ring out at the Guild's Annual Gathering

8 September, 2016

The Guild’s Annual Gathering brought 2,100 people from all over Scotland to the Caird Hall in Dundee for an inspiring weekend of sharing, worship, song and even dancing in the aisles. Another 600 people took ...

Nepali Family

Kirk raises £200,000 for Nepal Earthquake Appeal

7 September, 2016

Church of Scotland congregations have raised £200,000 for the Let us Build a House campaign, which is helping rebuild communities in Nepal after the devastating earthquake of April 2015 left more than 700,000 people homeless. ...

Castlemilk ribbon cutting

New Church favours Community Meals over Food Banks

5 September, 2016

The new Castlemilk Church in Glasgow opened its doors to more than 400 people this weekend as it embarks on a renewed mission to serve the people of the local community. It is one of ...

Rev Dr Lindsay Schluter

New minister for Hebridean churches

27 August, 2016

A minister has been appointed to lead two Church of Scotland congregations in the Outer Hebrides that have been vacant for eight and five years.

Rev Tabea Baader

Bittersweet departure for Highland minister

26 August, 2016

A Highland minister who allowed her manse to be turned into a makeshift medical centre after the local GP surgery burned down is returning to her home country of Germany.

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Faith book and conference enjoy healthy demand

26 August, 2016

A strong demand for the latest ‘Learn’ publication and an extra ‘Faith in Community’ conference this autumn are evidence of the need for church resources to help people develop their faith. ...

Daisy Chain

Early years minister visits CrossReach Daisy Chain

22 August, 2016

Scotland's Minister for Childcare and Early Years Mark McDonald MSP praised a CrossReach early years project for its work with children in Govanhill, Glasgow, saying he found it “very valuable” to hear from staff and ...