The General Assembly of the Church of Scotland has pledged its commitment to ensuring the voice of young people will be heard and assist in its development and growth.
The Church of Scotland’s Mission and Discipleship Council has today indicated it is planning for growth in numbers and not managing decline, encouraging the pioneering work of ‘Fresh Expressions.’
The Church of Scotland Guild has issued a rousing, rallying call to recruit new members including more men and younger people and for new groups to be set up.
The Convener of the Church of Scotland’s Social Care Council the Reverend Syd Graham emphasised to the General Assembly today that despite facing serious financial challenges his council would not be reducing the quality of services across Scotland.
Today, Tuesday May 21, four surviving relatives of great grandchildren of legendary Scottish missionary, explorer and hero Dr David Livingstone were the special guests at the General Assembly of the Church of Scotland.
The General Assembly of the Church of Scotland in a groundbreaking decision called for the Church to maintain its historic doctrine in relation to human sexuality but, in line with the Kirk’s historic position of allowing congregations to call their own minister, to permit an individual Kirk Session to call a minister in a civil partnership if it chooses to do so.
The Moderator's complete sermon urging the General Assembly to unite.
The Moderator of the General Assembly of the Church of Scotland, the Right Reverend Lorna Hood has indicated insight and respect for the wide range of views among members of the Church.
Thousands flock to celebration of Celtic Christianity.
In today's Scotland on Sunday article on the General Assembly two significant mistakes were made. David Fergusson wrote to clarify.
A former Moderator of the General Assembly of the Church of Scotland warned the Church that it has to do more to attract people to the ministry and reduce the time it takes for candidates to the ministry to be trained.
The Very Reverend Albert Bogle's reflection on his year in office in his address to the General Assembly of the Church of Scotland.
The Church has agreed today to take urgent action to tackle a growing pensions deficit.
History was made when The Right Reverend Lorna Hood, Minister of Renfrew North Parish Church and a Queen’s Chaplain was today, Saturday May 18, installed as the new The Moderator of the General Assembly of the Church of Scotland.
A Church of Scotland congregation in Stornoway in the Western Isles, is inviting all congregations in the Church to join with them in an hour of prayer on Monday 20 May 2013.
Opening Speech of the Lord High Commissioner to the General Assembly of the Church of Scotland on Saturday 18 May.
Gaelic singer, Karen Matheson, is going to sing at the Ross Band Stand in Princes Street Gardens on Sunday as part of a Christian festival celebrating the life and work of the Church of Scotland.
The Church and Society Council of the Church of Scotland today, 17 May, has released a revised version of its report, 'The Inheritance of Abraham?' prior to the meeting of the General Assembly of the Church of Scotland next week.
Reverend Lorna Hood who is about to become the next Moderator of the General Assembly of the Church of Scotland is well used to wearing a dog collar. But the Minister found herself envisaging a new type of “collar” when she set about dealing with the loss of the Moderator's ring.
Boys at Geilsland School will have a very important visitor for afternoon tea this Monday (May 20) when Lord Douglas of Selkirk, the Lord High Commissioner of the General Assembly of the Church of Scotland tours their school