News & Articles

This page is available to member churches/organisations to publicise news and information which might be of interest to other DCN members.

The Queens Baton passed through Dumfries, greeted by crowds of school children. Here are some links to More than Gold, an organization which churches in Dumfries are working with while the commonwealth games came to Glasgow.

For the More Than Gold 2014 logo to add to your publicity just go to

You’ll find publicity materials and lots of outreach resources on line at

Follow the above link then select the events map to see what else is happening in churches in Scotland. This includes the Baptist’s church registration of their Penny Bible Initiative to deliver a Luke’s Gospel to every house in Dumfries (only 22,000!)



    • Greater oneness between churches, fellowships and organisations as Jesus prayed, ’that they all may be one’ (John 17.21).

    • A growth of understanding and common life between churches, fellowships and organisations.

    • Unified action in proclaiming and responding to the gospel in the whole of life.

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More than Gold

DCN coordinated a project to give a 'Penny Gospel' to every household in Dumfries, during the Commonwealth Games.
Click here for more info.