Cooking on Rations

Lizbeth Smith (nee Bett) was introduced to SU Holidays as a pupil at Alloa Academy, and started to attend camps in the early 1940s, before beginning to volunteer as a cook in the post-war years. "For a 12-year-old girl from...

Open Bible Celebrations

OPEN BIBLE CELEBRATIONS Saturday December 9th was a very special day for Open Bible (SU), Ukraine, when approx. 200 people gathered at their campsite in the village of Vorzel to give thanks to God and to celebrate the rich blessings...

Reflection on Rwanda

I was meant to write this article when I got back from Rwanda. I thought it was going to be a pretty easy thing to write; after all, I had been to Rwanda before... It is easy to write about what we did, but the part that is hard to talk about is how the trip affects you.

@SU Magazine | November 2017

The brand new edition of @SU Magazine is now ready for you to enjoy. This edition we look at "Changing Scotland".

A newfound fire for God

My normal preparations for an SU event certainly wouldn’t include getting vaccinations, changing money into Euros, and purchasing mosquito repellent. That was because this was a unique SU event I was getting to be part of... I was heading for...

Big Celebration – "the big picture"

Over 450 people of all ages gathered at Lendrick Muir on Saturday 19 August for the annual Big Celebration. It was a great day celebrating God’s faithfulness over 150 years of Scripture Union ministry, and sharing that celebration with guests...

12 amazing days...

Scripture Union exists in over 130 countries worldwide and for 12 days at the end of August we had the privilege of hosting 7 guests from 4 of those international movements.

United as God's children

“I don’t know why I’m here, to be honest. I’m scared of going off with a group of people I’ve only just met. They’re all extremely experienced, gifted young leaders and I’m not really sure what I add to the...

Soul Survivor Scotland - Photos & Bird's Eye View

We’ve just enjoyed another fantastic Soul Survivor event at Lendrick Muir. It has been so encouraging to witness over 1,000 young people uniting in worship, hearing and responding to God's word, with an openness to pray for each other.

Not your typical tourist destination

When asked if I was going away this year and I responded with “I’m going to Ukraine”, I was met with many quizzical and puzzled faces. For Ukraine isn’t the typical British tourist destination, even less so now that the country is technically still at war in the East.

SU Scotland in the news!

Scripture Union Scotland featured in a Special Report in Wednesday's Kirkintilloch Herald.

Soul Survivor Scotland – bookings still open!

We’re delighted to be hosting this amazing youth event at Lendrick Muir once again from 5–9 August 2017. Over five fun-filled days we'll worship God, hear from his word, and pray for one another. Mike Pilavachi and Andy Croft will...