Life and Work – June 2019 issue


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June 2019

Bringing Clean Water and Sanitation

Jackie Macadam reports on the work of Toilet Twinning and AquAid

‘From Jeely Piece to Jane Haining’
Interview with Mary Miller, author of a new book on the missionary who died in Auschwitz

Baking Bread
Continuing the series celebrating 150 years of social care in the Church of Scotland, the Rev Dr Doug Gay visits CrossReach project Threshold.

Diaconate Spotlight
A major conference for deacons and deaconesses is returning to Scotland in June

General Assembly 2019

Summaries of reports to this year’s Assembly, including the Radical Action Plan

Disaster and Redemption
Continuing his series on stories of slavery and freedom in the Bible, the Rev Richard Baxter considers the best-known: the story of Joseph.

‘Go On’

The Very Rev Dr James Simpson reflects on a meeting with Sir Harry Secombe

Plus news, reviews, letters, registers and crosswords

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