Moderator joins with faith leaders to condemn attack

Moderator joins with faith leaders to condemn attack

Rt. Rev. Dr Russell Barr joined with representatives of ecumenical and interfaith groups and with Muslim faith leaders to condemn the deadly attack at Westminster Palace on Wednesday 22 March and to call for peace and healing. They issued the following statement:

As representatives and leaders of our various faith communities, we are united in our condemnation of Wednesday’s terrorist attack in London.

Love of God and love of neighbour are the guiding principles of our faith traditions and we deplore all acts of violence.

Trusting in God’s healing presence and power, our thoughts and prayers are with everyone who has been bereaved, injured or left traumatised by this terrible incident

We urge everyone of whatever faith tradition or none to live peaceably with their neighbours and to actively uphold the values of compassion, love and respect.

Right Rev Dr Russell Barr, Moderator of the General Assembly of the Church of Scotland
Dr Naji Arfaj, Executive Director, Edinburgh Central Mosque
Hassan Rabbani, Annandale Mosque, Leith, Edinburgh
Imam Sayed Razawi, Director General, Scottish Ahlul Bayt Society, Edinburgh
Rev Matthew Ross, General Secretary of Action of Churches Together in Scotland, Stirling
Iain Stewart, General Secretary, Edinburgh Interfaith Association, Edinburgh
Maureen Sier, Secretary, Interfaith Scotland, Glasgow

Revival FM seeks talented people to join the team

Revival FM seeks talented people to join the team

100.8 Revival FM at its Cumbernauld studio base is currently seeking talented folk to join the team!

As the “Heart & Soul of your community” featuring uplifting music across all genres, the Revival FM presenters encourage people with daily tips on navigating life’s challenges.

There is also the Revival FM What’s On Guide intimating events in and around Cumbernauld, Kilsyth, Kirkintilloch and across central Scotland plus national and international news and the “Word in Season” thought of the day, written and voiced by regular people who have been touched by an extraordinary saviour.

Additionally, Revival FM hosts, promotes and delivers exciting concerts and inspiring events.

“If you’d like to become part of the Revival FM team, we would welcome the gift of your time in helping prepare weekly programmes, download featured programming, post social media and spreading the word about Revival” says Connie MacLeod, Revival FM Promotions Officer (pictured right).connie-macleod-revival-fm-2

Computer skills would be helpful, however, previous radio broadcasting experience is not required.

Connie adds: “All we ask is a few hours of your time each week; an authentic passion for Jesus and a willingness to have fun learning! If this sounds like you, or someone you know, contact me, Connie MacLeod, Revival FM Promotions Officer by email at:

Please pass the word! Thanks.”

“Go therefore and make disciples of all nations”. Matthew. 28:19

Will McFarlane exclusive on The Gospel Blues Train

Will McFarlane exclusive on The Gospel Blues Train

This Friday, 10 March from 8.00pm, The Gospel Blues Train presented and produced by Blues musician Lins Honeyman, features an exclusive acoustic performance of the gospel Blues standard ‘Lay My Burden Down’ by former Bonnie Raitt guitarist Will McFarlane. 

Born in California, Will has appeared on recordings by the likes of Etta James, Bobby ‘Blue’ Bland and Little Milton as part of the famed Muscle Shoals rhythm section, and he kindly agreed to record an exclusive track for the show.  Be sure to tune in to 100.8 Revival FM!

The Gospel Blues Train with Lins Honeyman, Friday 10 March 8.00-9.00pm; repeated Saturday 11 March at 7.00-8.00pm and Tuesday 14 March at 10.00-11.00pm plus Catch Up anytime for up to 7 days.

New Auditorium for the Easter Celebration

New Auditorium for the Easter Celebration

The Revival Easter Celebration 2017 will be held in the New Auditorium of The Glasgow Royal Concert Hall during the Easter Weekend of Saturday 15 April and Easter Sunday, 16 April.  Performance on both nights commences at 7.30pm.

The £14m custom built centre at The Glasgow Royal Concert Hall has a new 600-seat auditorium with rehearsal space.  It is also the new ‘home’ of RSNO.

The Easter Celebration 2017 presentation is “KINGDOM POWER GLORY” which will be performed for two nights only at The Glasgow Royal Concert Hall New Auditorium.

This Easter weekend features The Celebration Choir with Concert Orchestra, The Gospel Heirs plus other guests to be announced.

Tickets for ‘Kingdom Power Glory’ are now available and can be purchased in person at The Glasgow Royal Concert Box Office at 2 Sauchiehall Street, Glasgow G2 3NY or call the Concert Hall Box Office on 0141 353 8000 or book online here.