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Psalm 57 1 Have mercy on me, my God, have mercy on me, for in you I take refuge.I will take refuge in the shadow of your wings until the disaster has passed. 2 I cry out to God Most...

@SU Magazine | Mar 2016

In our latest edition of @SU we’ve turned the spotlight firmly on the Bible. It is, of course, right at the heart of everything we do! Our work helps children and young people find ways to explore the Bible for...

List making and shaving foam

I don’t know about you, but I just LOVE making lists. (Cool, right?) I take great pleasure in getting out my trusty notebook to make a plan of what I’m going to do, how I’m going to do it, when...

What can man do to me?

Psalm 56 1 Be merciful to me, my God, for my enemies are in hot pursuit; all day long they press their attack.2 My adversaries pursue me all day long; in their pride many are attacking me. 3 When I...

A biblical model of community

The start of a new year is always a good time to think about some of the exciting challenges that lie ahead. Later this year as part of my role as Urban Ministries leader, I will be helping put on...

National campaign highlights how to spot signs of abuse

We are supporting the Scottish Government’s campaign to raise awareness of the risks and warning signs of child sexual exploitation (CSE), which launched 28 January. The national campaign will comprise a new TV advert aimed at parents and carers –...

MSYP Missives: Poverty

How many of us, when we hear the word ‘poverty’, see a montage of Christian Aid / Save The Children / Compassion adverts in glorious technicolor, bringing a tear to our eyes and tugging gently on our heartstrings? How many...

Smooth as Butter

PSALM 55 1 Listen to my prayer, O God, do not ignore my plea;2 hear me and answer me.My thoughts trouble me and I am distraught3 because of what my enemy is saying, because of the threats of the wicked;for...

Introducing Braehead Primary SU Group

I wholeheartedly believe every school should have an SU Group. I have been working in the local community at Lochside for almost four years and although we had children’s clubs, holiday clubs, trips, residentials and all the usual outreach activities, I felt something was missing in our relationship with the children and community we serve.

Using Guardians of Ancora in Ministry

How excited do you get when children really engage with God’s word? Recently I ran a couple of SU Groups and an evening primary event where the children got excited! We used the new app Guardians of Ancora to have...

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...