April’s Life and Work


Easter 2015

The Rev Dr Martin Fair considers whether the risen Christ can be encountered when least expected.

Easter reflections from Ron Ferguson and the Very Rev Dr James Simpson.

The Big Question: Is enough emphasis placed on Easter?

Easter prayer from the Moderator of the General Assembly

The Water of Life

In the month of April showers, Jackie Macadam considers the impact of water (either too much or too little) on the lives of millions of people – and their faith.

Engineering a New Future

Angus Armstrong highlights the work of a Christian charity bringing clean water and sanitation to impoverished communities.

A Beadle’s Tale

The Very Rev Dr James Simpson sheds light on the history of the Church of Scotland Beadle.

The Money Question

The Rt Rev John Chalmers emphasises the importance of affordable credit.

‘An Extraordinary Possibility’

The Rev Professor David Fergusson considers the differences – and links – between science and faith.

Striving for a Fairer Nation

Thomas Baldwin discovers the plans of the Rev Martin Johnstone, new Secretary to the Church and Society Council.

Memorial to a Pioneer

Moves to commemorate the life of Robert Stirling, Church of Scotland minister and groundbreaking engineer and inventor.

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