Growing servant leaders

Growing Servant Leaders Training up young leaders is an important ministry in the church; as young people begin the transition into adulthood, we must equip them for their role in tomorrow's generation. If they are to step up as leaders,...

Communicating Gods love without words

On the 8th of July I set off very early to Edinburgh airport to meet with a group of people I had only met a couple of times before, who were to become some of my closest friends. Our group...

Celebrations and the Big Celebration

We enjoyed a lovely day on Saturday with almost 500 people joining us at Lendrick Muir to celebrate the ministry of Scripture Union in Scotland. The Big Celebration is one of the main events in SU Scotland's calendar. It's a...

Watch the Big Celebration video again

Thanks so much to everyone who came along to the Big Celebration on Saturday, it was a great day and I hope you all enjoyed it (check out the photos from the day on our facebook page). If you weren't...

Patient, persevering, unheralded, Christ-like commitment

Christine Murison and I attended a funeral just recently. We both so much wanted to attend that we agreed with our colleagues to transfer our planned meeting to the town in which the service was held so that we could...

Opportunity to serve in Ukraine

Want to get some leadership training, cross cultural experience, personal and spiritual development and in-depth Bible teaching? Are you aged 16+, with a strong Christian faith, a willingness to share it with others and a willingness to work as a...

Andys message to volunteers

You're making the difference It's National Volunteers' Week, and when I reflect on the major influences in my life, SU volunteers rank right up there with my parents and youth group leader. It was SU volunteers who ran a group...

Working with young people on the edge

On Saturday we held the first of two 'Beauty for Ashes' training events for those with a heart for sharing God's love with disadvantaged children and young people in Scotland. It was a great day and a pleasure to welcome...

Training the next generation of leaders

Last week I was at Basecamp at the Atholl Centre in Pitlochry. Basecamps are training events for 16-18 year olds, mostly young people who have been involved in SU Holidays or Missions and want to learn to be leaders. This...