Ex-serviceman Sandy Wright, 86, came to his minister Rev Graeme Glover with an idea for a Table of Remembrance at his local church, St Columba's in Jersey, to commemorate Remembrance Sunday.
An art installation, created by high school pupils and themed on the environmental crisis, was unveiled during yesterday's Sunday service at a Church of Scotland in Edinburgh. Five students from Holyrood High, a Catholic school ...
The Church of Scotland took part in COP26 activities throughout the weekend including joining in the day of mass mobilisation, and hosting an ecumenical service at Glasgow Cathedral with participants from all around the world.
A special COP26 service featuring Christian churches and organisations from around the world will be held at Glasgow Cathedral this Sunday afternoon, 7 November. The event, which has been organised by Glasgow Churches Together, will
During a meeting with the Moderator of the General Assembly of the Church of Scotland, the President of Malawi encouraged church members to continue to "provide direction" and "take care of His creation". His Excellency
Kirk elder Tara Shannon, 26, attended the Conference of Youth (COY) as an official delegate. Hosted by YOUNGO, the Children and Youth Constituency to the United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change, the event took
This Sunday (7 November), as the COP26 conference continues in Glasgow, Christians across the country - and further afield - will continue to join together in prayer and reflection at 7pm in response to the
The unique challenges facing people who look after a "mega parish" on Shetland have been highlighted in a new video. Rev Dr Fran Henderson takes viewers on a journey from Skaw Beach, the most northerly
Rev David Coleman, who is the environmental chaplain for Eco-Congregation Scotland, led the Time for Reflection session at the Scottish Parliament remotely today, telling MSPs that neglecting care for the planet and those who live
An art installation repurposing old chairs has been unveiled at Glasgow Cathedral to launch the programme of COP26 events which will be taking place at the historic building. 'I will learn to sit with you
Two new ministers, Rev Drew Gebbie and Rev Katherine Taylor, have been ordained and inducted into the Church of Scotland as Ministers of Word and Sacrament this week. After their separate ordinations and inductions last
This Sunday (31 October), Christians across the country - and further afield - will continue to join together in prayer and reflection at 7pm in response to the pandemic. As with previous weeks during lockdown,
Scotland's national clinic director has thanked faith communities for their efforts to suppress COVID-19 and urged people to continue taking precautions to reduce the spread. Professor Jason Leitch said the virus is still causing harm
As Black History Month comes to a close we take a look at the life of the American writer, preacher and abolitionist Frederick Douglass, who visited Scotland 175 years ago and made an impact on
A minister with roots in Glasgow has recorded a new song for the COP26 UN Climate Change Conference taking place in the city from 31 October to 11 November to encourage people to take action
The Moderator of the General Assembly is embarking on a mini tour of "important" life changing social care projects run by CrossReach. Lord Wallace said he was "very much looking forward" to seeing just a
A minister who believes that the possession of illegal drugs should be decriminalised has been named as the next Moderator of the General Assembly of the Church of Scotland. Rev Iain Greenshields, who thinks addiction
With a week to go until COP26 begins on Sunday 31 October, Church of Scotland congregations across the country are encouraged to take part at local events, online or in person. Speaking about our need
This Sunday (24 October), Christians across the country - and further afield - will continue to join together in prayer and reflection at 7pm in response to the pandemic. As with previous weeks during lockdown,
Before he was the Church's mission partner in Nepal, Joel Hafvenstein spent years working for different international aid organisations in Afghanistan. He served in Helmand province as part of a team trying to discourage the