Martin Johnstone with Pope Francis

Kirk poverty campaigner reflects on Vatican visit

12 November, 2014

Martin Johnstone, the Church of Scotland's Priority Areas Secretary, recently attended the first Global Meeting of Popular Movements hosted by the Vatican in Rome. Here he reflects on his visit.

Military Chaplains: Service to God, Service to country

9 November, 2014

Church of Scotland military chaplains have long given pastoral support and care to the men and women serving at home and overseas in the British military in a tradition which continues today on land, sea ...

Moderator reflects on CrossReach week

7 November, 2014

The Moderator of the General Assembly, the Rt Rev John Chalmers reflects on the events he has attended over the course of CrossReach week.

New event seeks to inspire faith driven action

7 November, 2014

Church and Society and CrossReach are joining together to run a national Church of Scotland conference on how faith drives people to engage in society and the role of faith in local and political involvement. ...

CrossReach: care and compassion to be proud of

6 November, 2014

"Care and compassion to be proud of," those were the words of Alan Baird, the Chief Social Work Adviser in Scotland, after visiting a CrossReach service earlier in the year.