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The Moderator on a Chance to Thrive

25 October, 2011

An opinion piece from the Moderator of the General Assembly of The Church of Scotland, Right Reverend David Arnott on a Chance to Thrive.

Pray it forward

4 October, 2011

Pray it forward is a new resource from the Mission and Discipleship Council that aims to help individuals and congregations find ways of talking to and about God.

CrossReach announces residential schools study

3 October, 2011

Scotland's largest voluntary social care organisation has announced a five-year joint study with Strathclyde University into the effectiveness of residential schools for vulnerable youngsters.

Pray now!

29 September, 2011

Pray Now is a popular annual collection of modern prayers for all, whatever their denomination - by individuals, prayer groups and leaders of worship. It offers a place to start when you feel you have ...

9/11 message from the Moderator

11 September, 2011

Ten years on since the attack on the Twin Towers we live in a much changed world. The old securities we once relied on now seem to have gone.

Call for clear labelling

18 August, 2011

Church and Society Convener, Rev. Ian Galloway, is calling for leading supermarket chains to actively consider their ethical and corporate responsibilities ensuring consumers can make an informed choice about the products they buy. ...

Local ecumenism

26 July, 2011

The ecumenical autumn conference, local ecumenism, is just around the corner. Register early to avoid disappointment.

Solidarity and condolences to the people of Norway

23 July, 2011

In the wake of the violent attacks in Norway yesterday (July 22) that killed atleast 91 people dead, Right Reverend David Arnott, Moderator of the General Assembly of the Church of Scotland, has written to ...

Press release: Church seeks assurance over Malawi

22 July, 2011

Press release: The Church of Scotland and Christian Aid have written to the Department for International Development asking for assurance that funding cut for Malawi will still reach the most vulnerable people.

Crisis in Malawi

21 July, 2011

The Church of Scotland’s World Mission Council are extremely concerned with the situation in Malawi following widespread demonstrations leading to riots that took place last night, most notably in Lilongwe, Blantyre and Mzuzu. ...