Top Dog

PSALM 54 1 Save me, O God, by your name; vindicate me by your might.2 Hear my prayer, O God; listen to the words of my mouth. 3 Arrogant foes are attacking me; ruthless people are trying to kill me...

Not One...

1 The fool says in his heart, ‘There is no God.’They are corrupt, and their ways are vile; there is no one who does good.2 God looks down from heaven on all mankindto see if there are any who understand,...

Building Your House

Psalm 52 1 Why do you boast of evil, you mighty hero? Why do you boast all day long, you who are a disgrace in the eyes of God?2 You who practise deceit, your tongue plots destruction; it is like...

Really Wrong

Psalm 51 1 Have mercy on me, O God, according to your unfailing love;according to your great compassion blot out my transgressions.2 Wash away all my iniquity and cleanse me from my sin.3 For I know my transgressions, and my...

"Our SU Group is like a big family"

I recently visited Thorntree Primary School in the east end of Glasgow where Susan Millar leads an SU group with the help of Kathleen Millar. I seized the opportunity to ask Susan how the group came about and what it’s...

A Summoning

Psalm 50 1 The Mighty One, God, the Lord, speaks and summons the earth from the rising of the sun to where it sets.2 From Zion, perfect in beauty, God shines forth.3 Our God comes and will not be silent;a...

Naughty... Or Nice?

Psalm 49 1 Hear this, all you peoples; listen, all who live in this world,2 both low and high, rich and poor alike:3 My mouth will speak words of wisdom; the meditation of my heart will give you understanding.4 I...

The Joy of a Pink Candle

Psalm 48 1 Great is the Lord, and most worthy of praise, in the city of our God, his holy mountain. 2 Beautiful in its loftiness, the joy of the whole earth,like the heights of Zaphon is Mount Zion, the...

"Jesus is a life changer"

Bubblegum 'n' Fluff arrived in Helensburgh this year as a replacement for the Christmas event that had been running for the last few years. With youth worker, volunteers and schools all experiencing it for the first time, there was lots...

Eager Expectation

Psalm 47 1 Clap your hands, all you nations; shout to God with cries of joy.2 For the LORD Most High is awesome, the great King over all the earth.3 He subdued nations under us, peoples under our feet.4 He...

There Is Hope

PSALM 46 1 God is our refuge and strength, an ever-present help in trouble.2 Therefore we will not fear, though the earth give way and the mountains fall into the heart of the sea,3 though its waters roar and foam...

Top tips for playing games

I love games! If they are run well they help people relax and get to know each other. Here are a few of my top tips for playing games with your group... Assess risk. Be sensitive to each individual playing...