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Minister writes new song for COP26

27 October 2021

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

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Church members encouraged to take part in COP26

24 October 2021

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

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Call to prayer continues in response to the pandemic

21 October 2021

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,

Walkers made up of the Young Christian Climate Network, the Church of Scotland and Christian Aid

Young Christians on 1200-mile walk to COP26 reach Scotland

15 October 2021

A group of young Christian climate activists who are walking a 1,200-mile route from Cornwall to the COP26 in Glasgow have been officially welcomed into Scotland by representatives from Christian Aid and the Church of

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Moderator visits clothing recycling project at Edinburgh church

14 October 2021

A church outreach project which encourages people to re-use clothing and footwear sends out a "very powerful" environmental message. Lord Wallace, Moderator of the General Assembly, made the assessment after meeting staff and volunteers at