Life and Work



MAY 2022

General Assembly 2022

  • The hidden art treasures in the Assembly Hall
  • Interview with the Moderator-Designate, the Rev Iain Greenshields
  • ‘No Time for Turning Back’: The Very Rev Dr John Chalmers, convener of the Assembly Trustees, urges the Church to continue the journey of reform
  • Assembly reports and timetable

Marks of Mission
Continuing the series with the Fourth Mark of Mission: to transform unjust structures of society, to challenge violence of every kind and pursue peace and reconciliation

A Privilege and a Joy
In this month’s youth column, Jamie Sutherland reflects on his experiences after being called to the Eldership at the beginning of the Covid-19 pandemic

United by Hope in Times of Crisis
This year’s appeal for Christian Aid Week
Plus: Prayers and Aid for Ukraine

Celebrate Digital Church
The Very Rev Albert Bogle says that as in-person church resumes, it is important that local congregations continue to develop their digital footprint

East Neuk Churches
John R Hume reflects on the history of some of the churches around the East Neuk of Fife

God’s Test
In the latest of the series on the Lord’s Prayer, David Searle considers temptation

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The General Assembly kicks off on Saturday May 21. Visit for daily reports during the Assembly and a free downloadable summary of the key decisions, available the following week. There will also be full coverage in the July magazine.