News and press releases

Women and child in Kenya

Church elder Ailsa voices her passion for charity Feed the Minds

26 February, 2017

The BBC’s Call the Midwife deserves praise for tackling the thorny topic of Female Genital Mutilation this week. This painful and dangerous practice affects 200 million women worldwide, according to the World Health Organization. Church ...

Chalmers Lecture

Lecture series ends with prophecy for the Kirk

16 February, 2017

Rev Dr Doug Gay finished his series of Chalmers Lectures at St Giles’ Cathedral last night with a call to reform the presbytery and central structures of the Church of Scotland.

Kenya tablet

Home Sweet Home

16 February, 2017

A Church member raised nearly £10,500 to build a destitute family a home after selling homemade tablet.

world mission visit

Pakistani Christians welcomed in Scotland

14 February, 2017

Pakistani Christians on a twinning visit to Glasgow have praised the Church of Scotland for its “incredible” support amidst growing difficulties in the city of Hyderabad.