News and events

Dove flying in the sky

Kirk joins in prayer on Pentecost Sunday

20 May 2021

This Sunday (23 May), as Pentecost takes place, 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

Youth team leader Neil Young next to the first piece of public art in Blackhill in 15 years painted by Rogue One.

Talking Ministry: Christ cares

14 May 2021

A Church of Scotland youth worker in Glasgow has spoken of "the absolute privilege" of working with young people, including helping to reduce violence and provide better opportunities for those growing up locally. Neil Young,

Hands holding a candle

Kirk joins together in continued Sunday prayer

13 May 2021

This Sunday (16 May), 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

Rev Ben Thorp

Joy as Glasgow church welcomes new minister

13 May 2021

A former IT professional is being ordained as the Church of Scotland's newest minister this evening. Ben Thorp will be inducted into Sandyford Henderson Memorial Church in Glasgow during a small in-person service at 7pm

Bible

Scottish churches issue call for Sunday prayer

6 May 2021

This Sunday (9 May), 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

Two wedding rings on a table beside purple flowers

General Assembly to consider legislation on same sex marriage

6 May 2021

This year's General Assembly will bring forward prepared legislation which could ultimately allow Ministers of Word and Sacrament and Deacons to conduct same sex marriages. Under this new proposed Act, brought forward by the Kirk's...