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Mansefield Trinity knitted crafts

Kilwinning church knitters support NHS

3 June 2020

A church knitting group previously recognised for their work by the Scottish Parliament is producing thousands of items to support the NHS during lockdown. Normally based at Mansefield Trinity Church in Kilwinning, the crafters were ...

The Moderator Rt Rev Dr Martin Fair

Moderator speaks out on violence in USA

2 June 2020

Rt Rev Dr Martin Fair has been looking at the history of the civil rights movement and the legacy of Rev Dr Martin Luther King Jr as he reflects on the crisis in the United ...

The Assembly Trustees

Assembly Trustees webinar follow-up

1 June 2020

It's just over a week since our ground-breaking, all-Church webinar. Our thanks to all who participated. Your willingness to engage was invaluable and you were honest with us about your concerns. From your overwhelmingly positive ...

The Bible

Join the Moderator in prayer this Pentecost at 7pm

31 May 2020

Christians across Scotland and beyond are invited to come together on Pentecost in prayer at 7pm. Rt Rev Dr Martin Fair, Moderator of the General Assembly, is leading for the Kirk on Pentecost as he ...

Pentecost painting on 14th century missal

Watch the church-wide Pentecost service

30 May 2020

Rt Rev Martin Fair will be hosting the service which will include worship, prayers, music, a sermon, Bible readings, and will close with the Moderator’s wife Mrs Elaine Fair singing The Blessing.

Rev Hutton Steel

Historic service to mark "exciting" new church partnership

28 May 2020

An historic service to celebrate a new partnership of churches in Aberdeen and Shetland is being streamed live online this weekend. The Presbytery of Aberdeen and Shetland brings the oversight of all churches on the ...

Man's hands praying over a Bible

Scottish churches issue joint call for Sunday prayer

28 May 2020

Once more, churches across Scotland have come together to encourage Christians to join together in prayer at 7pm on Sunday evening in response to the COVID-19 pandemic. This week, 14 Christian churches and organisations across ...

Rt Rev Dr Martin Fair

Moderator to host church-wide Pentecost service

27 May 2020

Congregations across Scotland will be joining together-remotely-for a special Pentecost service on 31 May. Rt Rev Dr Martin Fair will be hosting the service which will include worship, prayers, music, a sermon, Bible readings, and ...

Martin Fair

Join us in praying for the nation at 7pm

24 May 2020

The Moderator of the General Assembly invites you to join him in prayer at 7pm. Rt Rev Dr Martin Fair gives thanks to God for protecting and shielding us and providing strength to men and ...