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World Church Committee

About the World Church Committee

The Church of Scotland is part of the wider Church and this Committee seeks to keep matters relating to that wider Church before Presbytery, serving as a link between the Church's Councils and local Congregations.

Committee Remit

To bring important issues affecting the World Church to Presbytery’s attention.

To establish links in areas of concern and interest to Presbytery and its congregations.

To act as a link between the Ecumenical Relations Committee and World Mission Council and the congregations of Presbytery.

To inform the Ecumenical Relations Committee and the World Mission Council of significant events relating to the world Church taking place within Presbytery.

To support and encourage the work of Presbytery’s Mission Partners, including through organisation of deputation tours.

To act as a link between Christian Aid and Presbytery.

(Standing Orders: 2 September 2014)

Committee News

World Mission Conference Posted on 06 Mar 2015

'History in the Making' reflects on issues and topics of World Mission in the past century and their relevance today.  The event - featuring speakers Callum Henderson, Peter Chirnside, and Carol Findlay - will take place in Dalziel St. Andrew's Church, Motherwell on Saturday 18th April, from 10:00 am till 12.30pm.  Download the digital flyer by clicking here.

The Presbytery of Hamilton is a component element of The Church of Scotland, Scottish Charity No SC011353