News and press releases

Bible man

Let us play

5 January, 2017

The Church of Scotland has teamed up with a Christian charity to hold a unique fun packed conference aimed at attracting more men to the pews.

Why Believe?

Why Believe? videos will share stories of faith

5 January, 2017

The Why Believe? Group is a part of the Church Without Walls group within the Mission & Discipleship Council, and exists to resource and encourage the church when it comes to explaining the reasoning behind ...

Sheila Nicoll

Elder made OBE for fairer finance work

4 January, 2017

A Church of Scotland elder who has been at the forefront of an organisation which aims to show banks and pay day lenders a fairer approach to finance has been made an OBE. ...

New church heralds bright future for Castlemilk

4 January, 2017

The opening of the new Castlemilk Church in Glasgow was one of the most joyful occasions of the last year. Here, Rev Sarah Brown looks back at one of the most eventful periods of her ...

‘Invisible Church’ author optimistic about future of faith

29 December, 2016

This first book to consider why people stop attending church based on thorough research turned into a publishing phenomenon this year. Author Steve Aisthorpe’s “The Invisible Church” became an instant best seller, and challenged many ...