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Life and Work Magazine

12 issues per year View Reviews   |   Write Review From $1.83 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  |  December 2018  


IN THIS ISSUE

'COMPELLED BY THE LOVE OF CHRIST'
- Christmas Day workers

SHOCKING KNOX
- The two women at the helm of New College, Edinburgh

'O LITTLE TOWN OF BETHLEHEM'
- Holy Land Reflections

FROM MONTY PYTHON TO MINISTRY
- Moderator- Designate appointed
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 Friday, February 12, 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 Tuesday, September 22, 2020
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Always has great articles. Reviewed Tuesday, March 10, 2020

Really entertaining

Best in class Reviewed Tuesday, July 23, 2019

Thought provoking

One of the best of its type Reviewed Thursday, July 18, 2019

Articles in this issue

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

From The Editor Follow the Editor on Twitter @LifeWorkEditor CHRISTMAS has always been my favourite time of the Church year. I have distinctive memories of learning to sing Away In A Manger as a P1 at scho...
PRAYER Lord Jesus Christ The advent of Your birth draws near. The time of waiting and wonder, The time of longing and lingering Is nearly over. As one year rolls into another We teach ourselves amidst the r...
A SPECIAL OFFER FOR NEW SUBSCRIBERS SIX MONTH UK POSTAL SUBSCRIPTION FOR ONLY£12 TO TAKE ADVANTAGE OF THIS OFFER PLEASE COMPLETE THE FORM BELOW SUBSCRIPTION FORM The editorially independent magazine of the Church of ...
LETTERS Music and the Black Dog The Very Rev Dr John Chalmers in his contribution to the October Life and Work wrote on the impact of depression on the spirit, the black dog. In particular, he referred t...
The Big Question This month’s question is: ‘What do we owe the people who are working on Christmas Day?’ The Rev Alistair Cumming, locum minister St Andrews in the Grange, Guernsey and Presbytery Clerk t...
Justice for all Ron Ferguson says the poor are paying the biggest price for an economic recession triggered by the wealthy. HERE’S an image of our times, especially as we move towards Christmas. It is not a co...

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