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Lord Wallace and Andy Gillies

Hospital chaplains are central to "true healthcare"

30 March 2022

Healthcare chaplains who provide spiritual nourishment to hospital patients are greatly appreciated and valued, the Moderator of the General Assembly has said. Lord Wallace made the remarks during a visit to University Hospital Crosshouse, known... ...

Lord Wallace

Moderator embarks on presbytery tour of Ayrshire

25 March 2022

The Moderator of the General Assembly is embarking on a 10-day visit to learn more about the life and work of the Church of Scotland in Ayrshire Lord Wallace said he is looking forward to

Greenbank Church

Top environmental award for Edinburgh church

11 March 2022

An Edinburgh church has won a top award in recognition of its environmental practices and addressing the climate crisis. Greenbank Parish Church has been presented with an Eco-Congregation Scotland Gold Award. Assessors commended members for

Lord Jim Wallace beside a graphic for Thy Kingdom Come

Moderator invites congregations to join Thy Kingdom Come

10 March 2022

The Moderator of the General Assembly of the Church of Scotland, Lord Jim Wallace, has written a letter of support encouraging congregations to join in with this year's Thy Kingdom Come global prayer initiative, which

A group of women together.

A prayer for International Women's Day 2022

8 March 2022

Today, Tuesday 8 March, marks International Women's Day, a day celebrated by millions across the world. Here, Very Rev Dr Susan Brown, convener of the Church of Scotland's Faith Impact Forum, shares a prayer she

Wendy Lloyd, Christian Aid's faith communications coordinator

Journey through Lent with the Church of Scotland

2 March 2022

To mark this year's season of Lent, which takes place between Wednesday 2 March until Thursday 14 April, congregations, church groups and our partner organisations are offering a selection of valuable resources to help you