General Assembly 2018 Thursday update

Thursday at the General Assembly began with an open time of prayer. Rev A Ritchie introduced the various representatives present from other churches in Scotland. Reports received covered our work overseas and our partnership with TEAR Fund in Cambodia. Encouraging reports from both the Ministry Committee and the Christian Education and Evangelism Committee. The Ecumenical Relations Committee presented a report setting how how we see our relationship with International and National Church bodies being developed in the years to come.  The evening saw the voice of young people being heard as the Youth Committee presented a discussion session ‘Tell the Moderator.’