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Survey finds around half of Scots feel more neighbourly after lockdown

A Christian Aid survey has found that around half of Scots are feeling more connected to their neighbours as the six-month anniversary of lockdown approaches. The survey, which was carried out for the charity by...
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Fresh call for lasting peace in South Sudan

The Church of Scotland has joined international calls to redouble efforts to secure lasting peace in South Sudan. Rt Rev Dr Martin Fair, Moderator of the General Assembly, is among Christian figures and members of...
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Scottish churches issue joint call to prayer for Sunday

This Sunday (20 September), Christians across Scotland will join together in a prayer at 7pm in response to the COVID-19 pandemic. As with previous weeks during lockdown and the phased easing of restrictions, 14 Christian...
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Mother determined to use rock star son’s ‘voice’ to champion mental health

The mother of Frightened Rabbit singer Scott Hutchison believes he could be alive today if he had access to appropriate mental health support services. Marion Hutchison said she thought he would have had a "good...
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CrossReach partnership helps people access counselling

A partnership between CrossReach and volunteers from the Scottish Tech Army will make it easier for people in need of support to sign-up for vital counselling services. In response to an increase in demand for...
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Refugee integration programme extended for three months

A ground breaking project that has helped transform the lives of refugees seeking sanctuary in Scotland has been extended by three months. The New Scots Holiday Programme, which enables congregations to provide hospitality and friendship...
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General Assembly 2020 to be held online in October

This year the Church of Scotland will take an unprecedented step when—amid the restrictions of the Covid-19 pandemic—the 2020 General Assembly will convene remotely during the evening of Friday 2 October and all day on...
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Join Christians in prayer this Sunday

This Sunday (13 September), Christians across Scotland will join together in prayer at 7pm in response to the COVID-19 pandemic. As with previous weeks during lockdown and the phased easing of restrictions, 14 Christian churches...
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It’s a Fair Question – Christians mustn’t take Scotland for granted

A Kirk minister whose family were killed by extremists in Pakistan said Christians must never take living in Scotland for granted. Rev Aftab Gohar said believers are "very fortunate" to live in a peaceful country...
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Funding cut proposals to advice centres “incomprehensible”

The Church of Scotland has urged Glasgow City Council to scrap "reckless" proposals to withdraw funding from advice centres. The Presbytery of Glasgow said it is "incomprehensible" to reduce service provision during a health crisis...
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