General Assembly – May issue of Life and Work

News on 18 Apr , 2017

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Sowing the Seeds of Peace in South Sudan
Thomas Baldwin reports on the man-made crisis which has led to famine in the world’s newest country – and the peace-building work being led by the Church of Scotland

General Assembly 2017
Interview with the Moderator-Designate
Assembly reports
Business and fringe timetables
Heart and Soul preview
An invitation to visit the historic library collections of New College

‘Behind Every Number is a Name’
Ahead of Christian Aid Week, why the work of the charity is more vital than ever

Pilgrimage Through Life
New columnist the Rev Lezley Stewart introduces herself

A Place of Renewal
John R Hume considers the history of Motherwell with a focus on Dalziel St Andrew’s Parish Church

Life on a Food Parcel
How a deacon and her husband raised funds for a local foodbank

Plus news, reviews, letters, registers and crosswords

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