News and events

Eleanor MacKenzie charity learning award

Kirk employee scoops industry award

21 November, 2018

A member of staff from the church offices has been rewarded for her hard work with a Charity Learning Award.Internal Communications, Learning and Engagement Officer Eleanor MacKenzie won the title of 'Learning & Development Professional ...

Ina McHattie, whose two uncles were killed in WWI, unveils the plaque dedicated to John McCrae

Plaque dedicated to WW1 poet unveiled at Ayrshire church

20 November, 2018

Did you know the Remembrance poppy had Ayrshire roots? The poppy was, of course, chosen as the flower of Remembrance because of its prevalence around the battlefields in WW1, but also because of the poem ...

Visiting Giffnock Synagogue

Interfaith Week: a chance to come together

16 November, 2018

The Church of Scotland has been participating in talks, workshops and meetings across Scotland as part of this year's Interfaith Week.Speaking about the seven-day programme, the Moderator of the General Assembly, Right Rev Susan Brown ...

Bennochy Parish Church’s display is made out of 1,200 recycled plastic bottle ends

Kirks mark Remembrance Day with moving poppy displays

12 November, 2018

Congregations across the Church of Scotland have come together to mark the Centenary of the Armistice of the First World War with beautiful cascading poppy falls created by church members, local communities and ex-servicemen and ...