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Work Place Chaplaincy Scotland Blog

Focus (Workplace Word, Chic Lidstone)

One day, an old Native American chief was walking by a river with his grandson. Thinking about what wisdom to impart to the boy, he told him that our minds are like rivers, in that to be fresh and healthy, they are always flowing. When they are not f...
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Midlothian Council - Stobhill Depot Training Event (For Information Only)

Health and Wellbeing Poster On Thursday, 6th September, Midlothian Council are running a health and wellbeing event. This event is for the staff at Midlothian Council and Paul Hayes, Midlothian Council Chaplain and Paul Wilson, WPCS Central Scotland ...
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A “Q Tip”

Back in the 1920s when Polish-American entrepreneur Leo Gerstenzang saw his wife putting little pieces of cotton balls on to toothpicks, he invented Q-tips®, known to us as cotton buds. He thought this was a safer way to clean his baby’s ears. Mr. Ge...
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Black Isle Show

Christina, Ann and Chic enjoyed making lots of new friends, and meeting old ones, at the Black Isle Show near Inverness. They all agreed that it was good to have a presence at the show and have many good conversations.

Work Place Chaplaincy Scotland Introduction and Training Day - Wednesday, 22nd August

Could you be involved in this rapidly expanding area of Christian Service?  For those interested, or involved in workplace chaplaincy: Wednesday 22nd August, Palmerston Place Church, 10 Palmerston Place, Edinburgh EH12 5AA Introduction Session -...
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Smile Power

Here is a simple poem, attributed to various authors including Spike Milliagn.  In its simplicity it actually says quite a lot; if you think about it! Smiling is infectious, you catch it like the flu, When someone smiled at me today,&n...
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The Great Get Together - In Memory of Jo Cox, MP

  The Great Get Together - In Memory of Jo Cox, MP, was held in Glasgow on the morning of Saturday, 23rd June.   The invitation came from Anas Sarwar, MSP for Glasgow region who  invited people of all faiths, beliefs and backgrou...
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McCrae's Battalions

On Sunday 1st July 2018, a service will be held in St Cuthbert's Church, Edinburgh to mark the end of the WW1 Centenaries.  Start time is 10.30am for 11.00am.  The attached  poster gives full details of the event and we would enco...
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Display Space at St Mary's Episcopal Cathedral

WPCS has been provided a display space at St Mary's Episcopal Cathedral in Edinburgh for the next 6 weeks.  Andrew Greig (Edinburgh City Centre Chaplain) and Andrew Reddish (volunteer chaplain) got the stand set up on Friday morning. Andrew...
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Jigsaw

We’ve all made a jigsaw at some time in our lives. When I was a kid we used to love making jigsaws on holiday and if staying with others they would join in and it became more of a community event rather than just a family thing! And definitely not on...
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