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Kirk moves towards one-to-one discernment conversations

31 October, 2019

Those exploring a calling to one of the recognised ministries within the Church of Scotland will now be offered a one-to-one discernment conversation, as the Kirk moves away from the Vocations Conference approach and towards ...

Jennifer Hamilton

Jennifer Hamilton 1962-2019

29 October, 2019

All of her many friends and colleagues across the Church of Scotland were deeply saddened to learn of the death of Jennifer Hamilton, Depute Solicitor of the Church, on Wednesday ...

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A prayer for radical change: Richard Frazer

28 October, 2019

As the Church of Scotland continues its challenging work on the three-year radical action plan which was approved by this year’s General Assembly, we call on those from across the ...

Rt Rev Colin Sinclair in front of a stained glass window

Kirk Moderator embarks on Lanark Presbytery visit

26 October, 2019

The Moderator of the General Assembly of the Church of Scotland, the Rt Rev Colin Sinclair, has begun his 10-day tour of Lanark Presbytery, where he will meet farmers, teachers, ...

Lomond Parish Church receiving the Eco Congregation Scotland Gold Award

Lomond Parish Church scoops environmental award

25 October, 2019

A church in the west of Scotland has become the first in the region to gain a prestigious environmental award after years of hard work. Lomond Parish Church receiving the ...

Martin Fair beside a graphic saying Together We Pray

A prayer for radical change: Martin Fair

21 October, 2019

As the Church of Scotland continues its challenging work on the three-year radical action plan which was approved by this year’s General Assembly, we call on those from across the ...

Rt Rev Colin Sinclair speaking in Trafalgar Square

Thy Kingdom Come increased its impact in 2019

19 October, 2019

The global prayer movement Thy Kingdom Come reached Christians in more than 170 countries in 2019 and 70% of those who took part felt more encouraged to share their faith. ...