Life and Work – February 2019 issue

News on 14 Jan , 2019

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South of the Border

The Church of Scotland congregations in England and the Channel Islands

‘Hope for a Change’

Nuclear physicist Dr David Frame is a member of the Church’s World Mission Council. He talks science and faith, and hopes for peace on the Korean peninsula

Where Now for Fairtrade?

As one of the highest-profile Fairtrade companies struggles, we ask what the future is for the movement

Challenges and Joys

Young member Gemma King reflects on growing up in the Church of Scotland

Making Love Count

In the month of romance, the Moderator highlights the importance of a life of love

Uncovering a Seam of Coal History

An appeal for help in finding all Scotland’s mining memorials

The Real Cost of Christmas

The Very Rev Dr John Chalmers describes how the poorest are paying the most for credit

A New Understanding of Friendship

The Very Rev Albert Bogle reflects on the lessons of the ‘Cell Church Movement’

Plus news, reviews, letters, registers and crosswords


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