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Advent Day 22: Share The Gift

22 December, 2019

For the 22nd day of Advent, Very Rev Albert Bogle invites everyone to watch his short film: Share The Gift. The film, which is set just before Christmas, was created to show that it is ...

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Advent Day 19: Minister "revs" up mobile manse

19 December, 2019

A minister has clocked up thousands of miles travelling around her rural parish in a "mobile manse". Rev Fiona Ogg, who looks after an area that spans 131 square miles of Lochaber in the Highlands, ...

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'Andy Murray' stars in Perthshire Nativity scene

17 December, 2019

A felt antler wearing alpaca named after tennis player Andy Murray was one of the stars of a quirky nativity scene at a Perthshire church. The adorable animal was joined by two pygmy goats wearing ...

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Advent Day 16: An Advent message from Rome

16 December, 2019

For the sixteenth day of Advent, Rev Dr Peter McEnhill, the minister at St Andrew's Church of Scotland in Rome, shares an Advent message from Italy, reflecting on Luke's account of Christ's birth. Rome - ...

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The Bogle Band and Christian Aid release songs for Advent

14 December, 2019

Two specially written Christmas songs have been released this December - both with connections to the Church of Scotland. The Bogle band, which features Very Rev Albert Bogle the pioneer minister behind the online ministry ...