Our Church

Our Church is an opportunity for congregations up and down Scotland and beyond to share their challenges, successes and history.

If you are interested in telling us a bit about your church community then we would love to hear from you.

Rev Philip Majcher

Crown Court Church in Covent Garden

27 November 2018

Rev Philip Majcher, minister of Crown Court church in Covent Garden, writes about the oldest Church of Scotland congregation in London and its plans to celebrate its 300th anniversary in 2019.

The Songs and Memories Group (SAM) at Monifieth Parish Church

Monifieth Parish Church

3 July 2018

Rev Fiona J Reynolds of Monifieth Parish Church, Angus, shares the story of her church in its 10 year celebrations since three local congregations united.

An exhibition created for the church by ex-offenders as part of the House of Grace project

St Andrew's Tiberias

5 June 2018

In this month's Our Church we hear from the Rev Kate McDonald, associate minister of the Church of Scotland congregation in Tiberias, Israel and chaplain of the nearby Scots Hotel. ...

Statue of William Farel, John Calvin, Theodore Beza, and John Knox


4 May 2018

In the heart of the Old Town of Geneva is the Auditoire de Calvin, the spiritual home of the Church of Scotland congregation.

Knitted teddy bears for Teddies for Tragedies

Kirkwall East linked with Shapinsay

5 April 2018

Rev Julia Meason, minister of Kirkwall East linked with Shapinsay, writes about focusing on outreach and the unique challenges that serving two churches on two islands brings.

Outside of the Steeple Church in Dundee

The Steeple Church, Dundee

6 March 2018

This month Rev Robert Calvert, minister of the Steeple Church in Dundee writes about keeping the doors of the church open and life at the heart of the city.

Martin's Memorial Church from the outside

Martin's Memorial Church - breaking barriers

5 January 2018

In this month's Our Church we hear from Martin's Memorial Church, Stornoway, on the Isle of Lewis, and find out how over the last decade they have worked hard to ...

The 'Angel Tree' with presents that have been donated

Glens and Kirriemuir Old Parish Church

4 December 2017

Rev Linda Stevens, who is based at Glens and Kirriemuir Old Parish Church and is a Team Minister for West Angus Area Ministry, writes about their annual ways of marking ...

Letham St Mark's confirmation service

Letham St Mark's in Perthshire

2 November 2017

Rev James Stewart minister of Letham St Mark's Church of Scotland in Perth explains how his Church puts mission at the front and centre of its work.