News and events

The Bridge of Don Remembers project was officially launched at the Bridge of Don war memorial by the Lord Provost of Abderdeen, Councillor Barney Crockett and John Tough, whose uncle is named on the War Memorial. They were joined by Legion Scotland and pupils from some of the schools who are taking part.

WWI project backed by local churches scoops award

24 June, 2019

A WWI community project which was backed by local churches in Aberdeen has won a prestigious award for their work.Bridge of Don Remembers, a group made up of nine schools and three churches in the ...

Rt Rev Colin Sinclair, Mrs Ruth Sinclair and  Scottish Diaconate President

Deacons welcomed to Scotland from across Africa and Europe

20 June, 2019

Around 160 deacons from across Africa and Europe are meeting in Scotland for their 25th annual conference.The Diakonia Region Africa Europe (DRAE) assembly, which first took place in Stirling in 1994, is being held at ...

Burnside Blairbeth Community Outreach Project

New Go For It funded projects announced

20 June, 2019

The Church of Scotland’s Go For It Fund has announced its latest round of funded projects, with 13 grant recipients receiving a total of over £440,000 between them. Applications will now re-open for the final ...

Gaelic New Testament

New Bible resources for Gaelic speakers released

18 June, 2019

The Scottish Bible Society, the Gaelic Books Council and the Church of Scotland’s Gaelic group have announced new resources to help Gaelic speakers engage with the Bible and practice their Christian faith. ...