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Lord Wallace of Tankerness

Moderator to preach in childhood church

4 December 2021

Lord Wallace is preaching in his childhood church for the first time in his role as Moderator of the General Assembly of the Church of Scotland. He said it was a great privilege to be ...

Rev Elsie Macrae

Advent Day 5: A prayer from Rev Elsie Macrae

2 December 2021

For the fifth day of Advent, Rev Elsie Macrae, the minister at Moffat: St Andrews, Kirkpatrick Juxta and Wamphray, has written a prayer on our theme for this year — Light in the Darkness. Father

Rev Hayley Cohen

Advent Day 4: Hospitality

1 December 2021

An East Lothian minister is encouraging people to extend dinner invitations to those spending Christmas alone. Rev Hayley Cohen of Northesk Parish Church in Musselburgh said they would be fallowing in the footsteps of Jesus

Lord Wallace

Advent Day 1: Lord Wallace introduces Advent

28 November 2021

Lord Wallace, Moderator of the General Assembly of the Church of Scotland, invites you to join in with this year's Advent calendar: Light in the Darkness. Meaning 'coming' or 'arrival', Advent is a time of


New volume of Fasti Ecclesiae Scoticanae released

24 November 2021

A historically significant series of books that lists every Church of Scotland minister since the Reformation — the Fasti Ecclesiae Scoticanae — has now published its twelfth volume. The latest edition of the book covers

Woman praying

Kirk joins in prayer alongside Christian partners

18 November 2021

This Sunday (21 November), 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,

Sunflower field of hope

'Field of Hope' raises £6,500 for good causes in Fife

17 November 2021

A Fife church spearheaded a community project featuring hundreds of thousands of sunflowers and raised more than £6,500 for good causes. The money will benefit 15 local charities and groups and was generated through donations