Monthly Archives: April 2016
“Why not indeed!” said I, the, at the time, enthusiastic volunteer Youth Worker for Aberfeldy Parish Church of Scotland. So in 2006, with the support of the then minister, Rev Sandy Gunn, and no money, we piloted a high energy youth event involving inflatables, with six excited young people leading the way. Over 40 young people attended, and that was the birth of The Breathe Project... read more
I heard someone’s story of how they came to faith recently. Aged about 20, he was hanging out with some friends in the street, when a couple of men from a local church approached them and invited them to come along to a group for young guys at the church. His friend was attracted by the appeal of music, food and general good times, and he went along to keep him company.
Somehow, the friendly invitation to come and have some fun morphed a little when they were there, and he found himself in the middle of a circle of adult men who were all praying for him... read more
It’s quite a question isn’t it? What would you do with a million pounds? Well, the Go For It Committee has to answer that question every year! The Church of Scotland entrusts the Go For It Fund with a million pounds, to distribute to projects across the whole of the Church on an annual basis. These projects need to have a clear link to one of our congregations, and will have an impact on their local community.