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Life and Work Magazine

12 issues per year View Reviews   |   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.

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Life and Work  |  January 2018  


In this issue

CELEBRATING YOUNG PEOPLE
- The Church and the Year of Young People

HOLOCAUST MEMORIAL DAY
- History and background
A survivor of genocide in Rwanda tells her story

HOMELESS SUNDAY
A prayer

BRIDGING GENERATIONS
Intergenerational work and the Church
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

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I like to keep up with what is happening in the Kirk and Life and Work is ideal for what I want to read. Reviewed 22 September 2020
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Always has great articles. Reviewed 10 March 2020

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Articles in this issue

Below is a selection of articles in Life and Work January 2018.

From The Editor EDITORIAL Follow the Editor on Twitter @LifeWorkEditor IN the depths of the January midwinter, natural everyday light feels like a rare commodity. The days are still short and the nights...
PRAYER God of the poor and the dispossessed as I walked home something moved in a shop doorway catching my eye And suddenly I stopped for the something was a someone stretched out on a cardboard matt...
LETTERS Gospel Debate I found Mr Glen’s recent letter in the November edition, about the Gospel, a chilling document. It seemed to me that he wrote what to him was Gospel Truth, with no possibility of an...
Celebrating Young People Thomas Baldwin learns more about plans for the 2018 Year of Young People within the Church of Scotland. IF there’s one thing most people in the Church of Scotland would probably agree on, it’s ...
Young people make a diference The Moderator of the Church’s National Youth Assembly tells Thomas Baldwin about the importance of the Year of Young People. COVER The Rt Rev Dr Derek Browning, Moderator of the General Assemb...
The Big Question Holocaust Memorial Day falls on January 27. This month’s question is: ‘Does your church mark Holocaust Memorial Day?’ Would you like to take part in a future Big Question? Send us your details a...

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