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Life and Work Magazine

12 issues per year Write Review From £1.75 per issue Packed every month with features, news and opinion on Christian Life within Scotland and further afield.

Life and Work was first published in 1879 and is the editorially independent monthly magazine of the Church of Scotland.

In every 60-page full colour issue you’ll find:

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 Parish & World News
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 Mediation
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 Registers

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Life and Work  |  August 2019  


IN THIS ISSUE

OPENING THE HEART
Experiences of retreat

MAKING CHANGE
Interview with Fiona Buchanan, Church elder and campaigner for climate and gender justice

DISINVESTMENT DEBATE
The case for taking Church money out of fossil fuels

..and much more
Packed every month with features, news and opinion on Christian Life within Scotland and further afield.

Life and Work was first published in 1879 and is the editorially independent monthly magazine of the Church of Scotland.

In every 60-page full colour issue you’ll find:

 Prayer
 Readers’ Letters
 The Big Question
 Features
 Comment from regular columnists
 Moderator’s Page
 Profile
 The Big Picture - photo page
 Parish & World News
 Bible Study
 Mediation
 Book Reviews
 Registers

You can enjoy Life and Work by purchasing a 6 or 12-month digital subscription; alternatively, you can buy a copy of a single issue.

Please note our digital edition does not include the loose inserts you will find with the printed edition of our magazine.
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   Really entertaining Reviewed 23 July 2019
Best in class
   Thought provoking Reviewed 18 July 2019
One of the best of its type
   Highly entertaining Reviewed 27 June 2019
Very useful as a source material

Articles in this issue

Below is a selection of articles in Life and Work August 2019.

From The Editor Follow the Editor on Twitter @LifeWorkEditor MUSIC plays a powerful part in our lives. Every major occasion from cradle to grave takes place to a backdrop of music. Experience means that ou...
PRAYER Photo: Unsplash May this moment, O love-shaped God, be long enough, and with us willing enough, may it reshape us with a love that ever renews, redeems, recreates… may we pause long e...
SUBSCRIBE to Life and Work and SUPPORT the vital and vibrant work of the Church of Scotland Packed every month across 60-pages with news, features and opinion on Christian life in Scotland and further a field. DIGITAL SUBSCRIPTION Available at www.lifeandwork.org 6 months: £11.99 12 ...
Pentecost column praise Ron Ferguson’s inspiring article on the birth of Christianity is like a breath of fresh air among all the doom and gloom outlook on the future of the Church of Scotland. I must admit to never having c...
Reference response Marcia Blackie (letters, June 2019) references my contribution to “The Big Question” in April’s edition of Life and Work, and correctly comments that not everyone is familiar with the story of Maximil...
Canadian connection You might be interested to know that as a result of your reference in the January edition, with an accompanying photo, to my celebration of forty years in the ordained ministry, I was contacted after ...

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