September Life and Work

SEPTEMBER ISSUE

Decision Day: September 18

Focus on the independence referendum and the road ahead for Scotland, with contributions from both sides of the debate and the Scottish Churches Parliamentary Office.

 

The Real Winner

As the Ryder Cup comes to Scotland, the Very Rev Dr James Simpson reflects on the links between golf and faith.

 

‘An Authentic Spiritual Experience’

The Moderator emphasises the need to show that belief in science and God are not mutually exclusive.

 

A Community Investment

Jackie Macadam highlights the work of Scottish Churches Housing Action in turning redundant church property into affordable housing.

 

‘The Kirk’s Best-Kept Secret’

Jackie Macadam meets Dr Sally Bonnar, Convener of the Church’s Social Care Committee.

 

Flagging Up the Links

David Pott highlights the links between the flag of Jamaica and a Church of Scotland minister and introduces a new project building on the historic links between Scotland and the island.

 

The Canvas Town Church

John R Hume highlights the significance of a church in an east coast holiday town.

 

A Journey of Faith

Interview with the author of a new book about the Scottish missionary Jane Haining, who died in Auschwitz 60 years ago this year.

 

Plus all the regular columnists, news, reviews, letters and crosswords – all for just £2.

 

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