- 2 years ago
On our View from Earth style blog we reflect in “Sandra’s Diary” on the shortage of ministers and priests.
Andrew Barr reflects on congregations supporting married people and continuing when vicars move on.
In the light of Pope Francis letter on climate change, we revisit the lessons about the earth which the Masai Warriors bring regularly to Scotland.
And Gail reflects on impact of Pope Francis’ letter itself.
In the news, we have good news from the kirk about recruitment of ministers and World Mission highlighting the Day of Prayer for the refugees dying in the Mediterranean.
We hear of a call to an end to religious education and observance in schools, and Pope Francis speaking up for the poor and for refugees in Turin.
And our reflection faces the challenge of combating climate change for the sake of the poor and finding the road to forgiveness even in the face of senseless slaughter.