Does poverty really exist in the developed world

In May 2010, I moved back to Scotland with my family having spent the previous twenty years living and working in Mumbai, India's largest city with a population of around twenty million people. Taking up the Urban Ministries Leader role...

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,...

Do you know what youre throwing away

SU Scotland has recently received a gift of £500, raised purely from the sale of old stamps! Stamp collecting is one of the most well-known hobbies - from the joy of collecting to the ability to make new friends, lots...

Bringing the Bible to life in primary schools

Thank you to all the Bible Alive Activators and Supporters who gathered in Perth on Saturday 1st October. This day was part of the process of Bible Alive being transferred to being run by SU Scotland, and was a chance...

Interview with Mahbuba

For many years SU Scotland has supported the work of Scripture Union in Tajikistan, and we were delighted to recently welcome Mahbuba who, with her husband, leads Scripture Union's ministry in Tajikistan. As Communications & Marketing Coordinator, I had the...

How will the church look in the next 20-30 years

It's not looking great. Recent statistics for the UK show a 90% decline in the numbers of people under 20 attending church over the last 20 years[1]. What will that mean for the church in the next 20-30 years? It...