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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  |  January 2019  


IN THIS ISSUE

CELEBRATING 150 YEARS OF SOCIAL CARE
- A look back at the proud history of social care in the Church of Scotland.

REMEMBERING THE IOLAIRE
- How the Isle of Lewis will mark the sinking of the Iolaire, 100 years on.

LEST WE FORGET
- A gallery of images from across Scotland as churches marked the centenary of the end of World War One

BURNS DAY
- The Very Rev Dr John Chalmers looks at the Bard’s relationship with the Church.
- The Very Rev Dr Finlay Macdonald offers prayers based on Burns’ poems.

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 January 2019.

From The Editor Follow the Editor on Twitter@LifeWorkEditor AND so a new year dawns with the promise of new beginnings. What will 2019 mean for the Church of Scotland? I posed a similar question at the beg...
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 afield. DIGITAL SUBSCRIPTION Available at www.lifeandwork.org 6 months: £11.9...
LETTERS Remembrance Reading about Alastair Stephens’ recovery in the mortuary in the Somme reminds me of my late father’s similar experience. He volunteered at the age of 16, was wounded at Gallipoli a...
The Big Question This month’s question is: ‘How have CrossReach services impacted your life?’ Maria Wilson, Project Co-ordinator, Glasgow Day Opportunities. Mairi Baker, worker at Whi...
When words fail Ron Ferguson explains how broken words and music can bring comfort. FOR me, one of the most challenging events of the year that’s just passed (ie 2018) concerned a young woman who volunteered t...
’We are not on our own’ The Rt Rev Susan Brown offers a message of hope for 2019. Photo: iStock IN Dornoch, on the last day of the year, there is a massive street party which increases the local population enormous...

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