Reflections for a time of crisis

Reflections for a time of crisis

On this page, you will find reflections for your support during the time of the coronavirus crisis. Please use these in any way you find helpful for yourself, or for sharing with friends, family and neighbours.

Prayers, readings and reflections for Sunday 27th September 2020

Today’s online service (link to video) “Acts 9: Life-changing encounters”
Today’s hymns, prayers, reading and reflections (downloadable pdf text file)

Prayers, readings and reflections for Sunday 20th September 2020

Today’s online service (link to video) “Creation in our care”
Today’s hymns, prayers, reading and reflections (downloadable pdf text file)

Prayers, readings and reflections for Sunday 13th September 2020

Today’s online service (link to video) “Daniel 11,12: The End”
Today’s hymns, prayers, reading and reflections (downloadable pdf text file)

Prayers, readings and reflections for Sunday 6th September 2020

Today’s online service (link to video) “Daniel’s Prayer”
Today’s hymns, prayers, reading and reflections (downloadable pdf text file)

Prayers, readings and reflections for Sunday 30th August 2020

Today’s online service (link to video) “Daniel the visionary”
Today’s hymns, prayers, reading and reflections (downloadable pdf text file)

Prayers, readings and reflections for Sunday 23rd August 2020

Today’s online service (link to video) “Daniel 6: jealousy gets you nowhere”
Today’s hymns, prayers, reading and reflections (downloadable pdf text file)

Prayers, readings and reflections for Sunday 16th August 2020

Today’s online service (link to video) “The writing on the wall”
Today’s hymns, prayers, reading and reflections (downloadable pdf text file)
This week’s Notice Sheet (downloadable pdf text file)

Prayers, readings and reflections for Sunday 9th August 2020

Today’s joint churches call to prayer (downloadable pdf text file)

Today’s online service (link to video) “back with God”
Today’s hymns, prayers, reading and reflections (downloadable pdf text file)

Prayers, readings and reflections for Sunday 2nd August 2020

Today’s joint churches call to prayer (downloadable pdf text file)

Today’s online service (link to video) from the Moderator 
Today’s hymns, prayers, reading and reflections (downloadable pdf text file)
link to “after church cuppa and chat” on zoom, 11.30-12.30

Prayers, readings and reflections for Sunday 26th July 2020

Today’s joint churches call to prayer (downloadable pdf text file)

Today’s online service (link to video) from the Moderator 
Today’s hymns, prayers, reading and reflections (downloadable pdf text file)

Link to video of “the Blanket Preaching” (available from 12 noon on 26th July)

Prayers, readings and reflections for Sunday 19th July 2020

Today’s joint churches call to prayer (downloadable pdf text file)

Today’s online service (link to video) based on Daniel ch.3 
Today’s hymns, prayers, reading and reflections (downloadable pdf text file)
This week’s Notice Sheet (downloadable pdf text file)

Prayers, readings and reflections for Sunday 12th July 2020

Today’s joint churches call to prayer (downloadable pdf text file)

Today’s online service (link to video) based on Daniel ch.2 
Today’s hymns, prayers, reading and reflections (downloadable pdf text file)

Prayers, readings and reflections for Sunday 5th July 2020

Today’s joint churches call to prayer (downloadable pdf text file)

Today’s online service (link to video) based on Daniel ch.1 
Today’s hymns, prayers, reading and reflections (downloadable pdf text file)

Prayers, readings and reflections for Sunday 28th June 2020

Today’s joint churches call to prayer (downloadable pdf text file)

!!  An online quiz for you to try before the service !!
Today’s online service (link to video) based on Acts 9:1-20
Today’s hymns, prayers, reading and reflections (downloadable pdf text file)
This week’s Notice Sheet (downloadable pdf text file)

Prayers, readings and reflections for Sunday 21st June 2020

Today’s joint churches call to prayer (downloadable pdf text file)

Today’s online service (link to video) based on Acts 6 and 7
Today’s hymns, prayers, reading and reflections (downloadable pdf text file)
This week’s Notice Sheet (downloadable pdf text file)

Prayers, readings and reflections for Sunday 14th June 2020

Today’s joint churches call to prayer (downloadable pdf text file)

Today’s online service (link to video) based on Acts 6:1-7
Today’s hymns, prayers, reading and reflections (downloadable pdf text file)
This week’s Notice Sheet (downloadable pdf text file)

Prayers, readings and reflections for Sunday 7th June 2020

Today’s joint churches call to prayer (downloadable pdf text file)

Today’s online service (link to video) based on Acts 4:36 to 5:16 “Holy living, living wholly”
Today’s hymns, prayers, reading and reflections (downloadable pdf text file)
This week’s Notice Sheet (downloadable pdf text file)

Our services for Pentecost Sunday 31st May 2020

This week’s Notice Sheet (downloadable pdf text file)

This Sunday morning we are joining with congregations all round the country as we worship God in the Pentecost service led by the Moderator of the General Assembly the Right Reverend Dr Martin Fair.  Use the links below.

This morning’s Church of Scotland Pentecost service (link to video)
This morning’s Church of Scotland Pentecost service (downloadable pdf text file)

Today’s evening communion service (link to video)
Today’s evening communion service (downloadable pdf text file)

Prayers, readings and reflections for Sunday 24th May 2020

Today’s joint churches call to prayer (downloadable pdf text file)

Today’s online service (link to video) based on Acts 1 vv6-11
Today’s hymns, prayers, reading and reflections (downloadable pdf text file)
This week’s Notice Sheet (downloadable pdf text file)

Thy Kingdom Come prayer journal (downloadable pdf file).
You are encouraged to use this each day from Thursday 21st May until Pentecost Sunday 31st May.

Christian Aid prayer for this week (downloadable pdf file).

Prayers, readings and reflections for Sunday 17th May 2020

Today’s online service (link to video) based on verses from Acts 4
Today’s hymns, prayers, reading and reflections (downloadable pdf text file)
This week’s Notice Sheet (downloadable pdf text file)

Prayers, readings and reflections for Sunday 10th May 2020

Today’s joint churches call to prayer (downloadable pdf text file)
Today’s online service (link to video) based on Acts 3 vv 1-16
Today’s hymns, prayers, reading and reflections (downloadable pdf text file)
This week’s Notice Sheet (downloadable pdf text file)

Prayer for VE Day

A prayer for VE Day (downloadable pdf text file)

Prayers, readings and reflections for Sunday 3rd May 2020

Today’s joint churches call to prayer (downloadable pdf text file)
Today’s online service (link to video)
Today’s hymns, prayers, reading and reflections (downloadable pdf text file)
This week’s Notice Sheet (downloadable pdf text file)

Prayers, readings and reflections for Sunday 26th April 2020

Today’s hymns, prayers, reading and reflections (link to video)
Today’s hymns, prayers, reading and reflections (downloadable text file)

Prayers and reflections for Sunday 19th April 2020

Today’s hymns, prayers, reading and reflections (link to video)
Reading and reflection on Luke 24 (the road to Emmaus) (text only)

Reflections from Holy Week
reflection for Monday (text only)
reflection for Monday (audio)
reflection for Tuesday (text only)
reflection for Tuesday (audio)
reflection for Wednesday (text only)
reflection for Wednesday (audio)
reflection for Thursday (text only)
reflection for Thursday (audio)
reflection for Good Friday (text only)
reflection for Good Friday (audio)
reflection for Good Friday (link to video)

Reflection on Matthew 21 Palm Sunday April 5th(text only)
Reflection on Matthew 21 Palm Sunday April 5th (audio file)
Reflection on Philippians 2 Palm Sunday April 5th (text only)
Reflection on Philippians 2 Palm Sunday April 5th (audio file)

Reflection on Psalm 130 March 29th
Reflection on Psalm 130 March 29th (audio file)
Reflection on John 11 March 29th
Reflection on John 11 March 29th (audio file)

Moderator’s sermon March 22nd 2020

Reflection on Psalm 23 March 22nd 2020
Reflection on John 9 March 22nd 2020

short service from CofS website
Kirk services online