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A group photo of the organisers.

Perthshire church shop raises thousands

15 July, 2019

An annual church shop event run by dedicated volunteers has raised thousands for a congregation in Perthshire.Alyth Parish Church made an impressive £12,857 over five and half days, beating last year's total by more than ...

Ebola crisis in the DRC

Christian Aid launches emergency Ebola appeal

5 July, 2019

Christian Aid is scaling up its emergency operations in the Democratic Republic of the Congo as the Ebola outbreak continues to escalate, spreading disease, death and further devastation amidst ongoing armed conflict.

Service in 1970 commemorating the 350th Anniversary of the Pilgrim Fathers departure from Holland. The person behind the Communion Table is Dr Eugene Carson Blake, General Secretary of the World Council of Churches, a prominent American Presbyterian Minister who too0k part in the march on Selma to end segregation and was prominent in the Civil Rights movement. Rev John Russell is preaching behind the pulpit.

Globe-trotting minister marks 60 years since ordination

27 June, 2019

A Perthshire based Kirk minister who has lived on three continents has celebrated 60 years since his ordination.Glasgow born Rev John Russell, who has been the Presbytery Clerk of Dunkeld and Meigle since 2001, was ...