Givenet SUPPORT button SMALL red     Donate with JustGiving

Work Place Chaplaincy Scotland Blog

Subcategories from this category:

East of Scotland
Featured

A Change in Altitude

In 1997 Steve Fossett was at 24500 ft, trying to fly round the world in a hot-air balloon when he faced a serious problem. Steve takes up the story; “Whilst heading east across the Atlantic Ocean, the prevailing winds were carrying me straight for Li...
Continue reading
Featured

An Unsung Heroine

Lynne and Jacqueline went down to the dark and dusty basement to find some more loo rolls! When rummaging through cupboards they came across a treasure trove, not of money but the story of a heroine which had been forgotten for over 100 years ..........
Continue reading

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...
Continue reading

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...
Continue reading

Tap Tap Tapping

Adan Abokor tapped out the book, Anna Karenina, using his finger and wrist to keep his neighbouring cell mates sane. After 7 months in solitary confinement Adan realised he could communicate with his fellow prisoners who were also in solitary confine...
Continue reading