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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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 Prayer
 Readers’ Letters
 The Big Question
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 Parish & World News
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 Registers

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Life and Work  |  May 2017  


The month of the General Assembly of the Church of Scotland will be almost
upon us as this issue reaches our readers. Reports will be debated and
pronouncements made on a wide range of issues. One thing will be evident: the wind of change will begin to blow over the shape of the Church. After a series of roadshows over the length and breadth of the land from London to Lerwick the feedback on the future of the Church is being carefully analysed and considered.
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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Among the best of its kind in church magazines. Reviewed 12 February 2021
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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

Really entertaining

Best in class Reviewed 23 July 2019

Thought provoking

One of the best of its type Reviewed 18 July 2019

Articles in this issue

Below is a selection of articles in Life and Work May 2017.

From The Editor Follow the Editor on Twitter @LifeWorkEditor THE month of the General Assembly of the Church of Scotland will be almost upon us as this issue reaches our readers. Reports will be d...
Untitled Father teach us how to pray. It is so easy to bow our heads and rattle off words, words that sometimes mean little to us and probably don’t mean anything to you either. Photo: iStock Help u...
LETTERS Mental Health I read with interest Thomas Baldwin’s excellent article apropos mental illness (Life and Work – March). Cartoon: Bill McArthur I found his interview with the Rev Scott M...
The Big Question This month’s question is: ‘What do you like about church?’ “Luke 12:34 tell us ‘where your treasure is, your heart will be also’. I was only 10 years old when I first started attending church. I didn’...
‘The spiritual is in the material’ Ron Ferguson considers the vulnerability of the body. WE recently celebrated Easter, and I want to talk about bodies. Not celebrity bodies – as in, “Does my bum look big in this?” – nor in ethereal bo...
A surprise conversion The Very Rev Albert Bogle explains how social media offers the opportunity to live out the Gospel. THE inbox pings, the Twitter feed grows more followers; Jesus is still in conversation with the world...

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