An independent report on the work of the Church of Scotland's Go For It Fund has recognised its success in forming 'closer bonds' between congregations and communities. Following the General Assembly's decision to retire the ...
P1 pupils at an Edinburgh primary school have each been gifted special hand knitted teddy bears. The 65 adorable toys were made in the colours of Buckstone Primary School by members of the knitting group ...
The UK Government must act as social media companies continue to fall short when tackling racist, antisemitic, Islamophobic and Anti-Hindu hate online. Very Rev Dr Susan Brown, convener of the Faith Impact Forum of the
Starting today and continuing until Saturday 22 August, church members across Scotland and beyond will be taking part in a Week of Prayer. During this time you'll be able to watch a morning reflection everyday
This Sunday (16 August), Christians across Scotland will once again join together in prayer at 7pm in response to the COVID-19 pandemic. As with previous weeks during lockdown and the phased easing of restrictions, 14
This week we remember 75 years since the end of World War Two, which drew to a close after peace was signed in the pacific on Wednesday 15 August, 1945, and became known as Victory
A minister turned detective and put the fear of God into a thief who stole his mobile phone. Rev Bill Wishart locked his Samsung Galaxy Note 9 remotely and posted a message on the screen
The Moderator of the General Assembly of the Church of Scotland, Rt Rev Dr Martin Fair, has written a prayer reflecting on yesterday's train tragedy which happened near Stonehaven. It scarcely bears thinking about; a
The author of a new book which explores new ways of responding to the will of Jesus came to faith after a near death experience while ice climbing in Norway. Steve Aisthorpe, who argues that
A Lebanon crisis appeal has been launched by Christian Aid following last week's explosion at the port in the country's capital Beirut. The explosion, which has left over 200 people dead and more than 5,000
Rt Rev Dr Martin Fair is inviting everyone to join him for a week of prayer starting on Monday 17 August and finishing on Saturday 22. The initiative will include contributions from the Church of
The Church of Scotland has created a new guide for Gaelic speakers and learners which will particularly support worship leaders who want to use the language with confidence. Described as a guide to biblical and
This Sunday (9 August), Christians across Scotland will once again join together in prayer at 7pm in response to the COVID-19 pandemic. As with previous weeks during lockdown and the phased easing of restrictions, 14
The head of Alpha Scotland has spoken of his unusual journey to faith, which began when he was working as a bouncer and caught up in alcohol and drug addiction. In an interview with Rt
Eco-congregation Scotland have launched a collection of new worship materials, as part of their support for churches during the period of Creation Time, which begins on 1 September. Released annually, the prayers, blessings, activities and...
Churches Together in England, of which the Church of Scotland is a member through the Presbytery of England, has issued a statement calling on churches to support efforts to bring about racial justice. Rev Alistair
This Sunday (2 August), Christians across Scotland will once again join together in prayer at 7pm in response to the COVID-19 pandemic. As with previous weeks during lockdown and the phased easing of restrictions, 14
An anti-poverty campaigner has urged the Scottish Government to directly involve people with "lived experience" in all decision making around tackling inequality. Rev Dr Martin Johnstone said he would introduce the rule at meetings if
Very Rev Colin Sinclair, former Moderator of the General Assembly of the Church of Scotland and Convener of the Nominations Committee, has called on church members to put forward their nominations for the next Moderator.
The COVID-19 pandemic has exacerbated deep and often hidden inequalities across the world and could tip over into "catastrophe", according to a new report. Author, Christian Aid, said an immediate and decisive recovery plan was