Life and Work – January 2019 issue

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Celebrating 150 Years of Social Care
Lynne McNeil looks back at the proud history of social care in the Church of Scotland.
Jackie Macadam looks at some of the innovative work carried out today by the Church of Scotland’s Social Care Council, CrossReach.

‘True Enrichment in Life’
Jackie Macadam interviews Susan MacKenzie, a lifelong volunteer for the Girls’ Brigade

‘It’s Even More Amazing Than I Thought’
Thomas Baldwin meets Amanda Mukwashi, the new chief executive of Christian Aid.

Remembering the Iolaire
How the Isle of Lewis will mark the sinking of the Iolaire, 100 years on. Plus, a prayer by the Very Rev Dr Angus Morrison

Lest We Forget
A gallery of images from across Scotland as churches marked the centenary of the end of World War One

Burns Day
The Very Rev Dr John Chalmers looks at the Bard’s relationship with the Church.
The Very Rev Dr Finlay Macdonald offers prayers based on Burns’ poems.

Plus news, reviews, letters, registers and crosswords


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