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Moncrieff Parish Church

House of Commons recognition for East Kilbride church

20 August 2021

Church members in East Kilbride have been recognised in the House of Commons for their "tireless" work to support vulnerable people during the COVID-19 lockdown. The congregation of Moncrieff Parish Church worked closely with other ...

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Join in prayer this Sunday in response to the pandemic

19 August 2021

This Sunday (22 August), Christians across the country – and further afield – will join together in prayer and reflection at 7pm in response to the pandemic. As with previous weeks during lockdown, 15 Christian ...

Steven Owens

Talking Ministry: The Next Chapter

17 August 2021

A candidate for Ministry of Word and Sacrament has described how leaving his former career in the third sector and beginning a job within a presbytery was "a defining moment" in his life. Speaking as

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A prayer for Afghanistan

16 August 2021

Rev Dr Marjory MacLean, convener of the Committee on Chaplains to Her Majesty's Forces, has written us a prayer for Afghanistan as we remember the sufferings of the people of that land and the sacrifices

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Churches invited to take part in a National Giving Day

9 August 2021

Congregations across the Church of Scotland are invited to take part in a National Giving Day initiative this autumn. The 2021 General Assembly agreed to encourage congregations to take part in the one-off initiative on

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Sunday prayers continue across the Church of Scotland

5 August 2021

This Sunday (8 August), Christians across the country, as well as further afield, will join together in prayer and reflection at 7pm in response to the pandemic. As with previous weeks during lockdown, 15 Christian

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Kirk joins in prayer in response to the pandemic

29 July 2021

This Sunday (1 August), Christians across the country - and further afield - will join together in prayer and reflection at 7pm in response to the pandemic. As with previous weeks during lockdown, 15 Christian

Bertha Mwandi

Fife church members support new mothers in Zambia

27 July 2021

Church of Scotland members in Fife are helping to save the lives of newborn babies and their mothers in Zambia. Money donated by Hope Park and Martyrs Church in St Andrews and Strathkinness Church is

Sheila Foote

Charities set out their stalls at Aberdeen church

26 July 2021

An Aberdeen church is helping a wide range of charities recover some of the fundraising income they lost during the COVID-19 pandemic lockdown. Cults Parish Church is hosting a twice-weekly "Summer Market Stalls" initiative and

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Kirk marks 100 days until COP26

23 July 2021

Today (23 July) marks 100 days until the 26th UN Climate Change Conference of the Parties (COP26) arrives in Glasgow on Sunday 31 October.