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Rev Stella Campbell

Church to explore increased training grants

20 May, 2015

The Church of Scotland will take steps to provide more financial support for trainee ministers. The General Assembly voted in favour of the plan as part of a discussion of the Ministries Council report. ...

Heart and Soul celebration 2015

Church celebrates at Heart and Soul

18 May, 2015

Princes Street Gardens buzzed on Sunday afternoon with the atmosphere of the Church of Scotland's popular Heart and Soul event, now in its fifth year.

Very Rev John Chalmers

Outgoing Moderator calls for unity

18 May, 2015

Outgoing Moderator Very Rev John Chalmers has used his final address to urge Church members to unite and work together in harmony to fulfil the mission of the Church.

General Assembly 2015 starts tomorrow

15 May, 2015

The Church of Scotland's General Assembly begins tomorrow with the installation of the Moderator Rev Dr Angus Morrison, who was forced to withdraw last year after being diagnosed with prostate cancer. Now fully recovered, one ...

Very Rev David Arnott

And now for the Good News...

14 May, 2015

A new publication featuring some of the successes and good work of the Church and its members is coming to parishes around Scotland.

Tremendous reception for ‘Tomorrow’s Calling’

13 May, 2015

The 'Tomorrow's Calling' vocations campaign has attracted a fantastic response from the public through newspapers, broadcasters and on social media. The specially commissioned video promoting the work of parish ministers has been viewed almost 20,000 ...

Ben Lomond summit

Donations for Nepal keep on climbing

5 May, 2015

The Moderators' Munro Challenge has raised more than £11,400 so far through online donations to Christian Aid's Nepal Earthquake Appeal- and more is on its way.