We produce a quarterly church magazine called City News for our congregation, visitors and friends. Click below to read or download it as a pdf.

City News Autumn 2018

Keep up with our church and Methodist news; find out more about the history of Nicolson Street in Edinburgh. 

City News Summer 2018

Find out what’s ‘PC’ for a Methodist; hear a case study from the work of Christian Aid; get advance notice about our new Alpha Course; and learn a bit more about our work with children & young people. 

City News Winter 2018

We’re proud to support the work of the Scottish Faiths Action for Refugees – read an article written by David Bradwell about their work; find out about our ‘Pause & Pray’ outreach stall in Nicolson Square and find out more about what might equip us for mission; catch up with Methodist news and about our involvement in the Court’s Chaplaincy project, one year on. 

City News Autumn 2017

Read about our involvement in all of life’s events; find out more about church-supported social enterprise, Hope’s Garden; get an update about the work of YMCA Edinburgh; and meet our new ministry team. 

City News Summer 2017

There are changes and ‘more bridges to cross’ for people in this edition of City News, but also a blessing on departures and arrivals; find out about Christian Aid’s work with refugees; and read how Methodist heritage can inform our mission in the community and help to make connections.

City News Winter 2016

Read a moving testimony about ‘running on prayer’ – praying for others each mile of the Edinburgh marathon; find out more about our new church project, raising funds for Under the Mango Tree, a Kenyan school’s charity;  and read about a trip of a lifetime across the USA. 

City News Summer 2016FrontCover

Find out about our ‘pilgrimage of faith’, take a pictoral walk around our church and café garden, meet some of our talented and creative church members, and learn more about The Gathering – an ‘improv church’! 

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Meet the church’s Artist in Residence, Kate Christmas; read a report on the continuing conversation about the theology of Marriage within the church; read a personal and fascinating ‘Burmese story’; and discover what the Week of Christian Unity was like in Jerusalem 2016.


Please contact Gillian McKinnon if you would like a paper copy of the magazine. Or perhaps you have some ideas or news for inclusion? Just get in touch!

For older issues of City News magazine, click here to go to our archive page.