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Kirk members invited to join in prayer this Sunday

7 October 2021

This Sunday (10 October), Christians across the country - and further afield - will continue to join together in prayer and reflection at 7pm in response to the pandemic. As with previous weeks during lockdown,

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The church-run baby bank supporting families in Lewis

7 October 2021

A baby bank founded by a church congregation on the Isle of Lewis has helped more than 70 families experiencing difficulties since it was started at the end of 2019. 'Oisean a' Chalman' or 'Doves

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Church of Scotland backs Challenge Poverty Week

4 October 2021

The Church of Scotland will mark this year's Challenge Poverty Week (4-10 October) with a series of short videos featuring the work of the Priority Areas team and the congregations they support. In partnership with

The Moderator, Lord Wallace with Rt Rev Joh Armes and Archbishop Leo Cushley

Moderator addresses Kirking of the Parliament service

1 October 2021

The Moderator took part in the annual Kirking of the Parliament service, held at St Giles Cathedral on the evening of Friday 1 October, delivering his sermon to a congregation that included HRH Prince Charles,

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Community outreach "Music Hub" opens at Edinburgh church

17 September 2021

A ground-breaking community project which uses the power of music to promote health and wellbeing is being launched in Edinburgh today. The "Music Hub" at Stockbridge Church is led by professional cellist, Clea Friend, who