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Algoa SUmmer Camp 2015 | SU Algoa

Scripture Union Gauteng North ran four camps; three for teens and one for kids with a total of 113 young people and Summer Special camp is for kids from grades 4-7. Our theme for this year was Unfrozen (friendships). We explored friendships between R

Enriching Experience on a Bike! | SU South Africa

Savouring the intimate moments with the Father on the most uncomfortable seat I have ever sat on (a bicycle seat), my spirit has words and emotions for which my soul is still searching. Having completed the Cape Town Cycle Tour 2016 and looking back

Tot siens Alf Friend | SU South Africa

SU South Africa extends condolences to the family and friends of Alf Friend who passed away recently.

FIVE reasons why you should be camping

Scripture Union has always believed and still does believe in earning the right to speak to the lives of young people. We believe that camping creates unique opportunities to build these relationships and also refreshing ways to communicate the Gospe

SU Staff Conference 2015 | SU South Africa

Our biennial Staff Conference was held this year in July at Stoney Ridge Campsite. The theme was “Back to School – Enabling for Impact”, with the focus was on how we, as staff, can enable volunteers to really impact young people in

I <3 Volunteering

February… The month of LOVE! Let’s just say for a moment that instead of thinking “éros” love (Greek word meaning “love, mostly of the sexual passion”), we think “agápe” love (Greek word meaning “lo

Three creative ways of journaling

Once you have decided to journal, use these creative ways to enrich your journaling experience. 1. Photo Journal using Instagram For those who would like to try something different, use an Instagram account to document your journaling. With Instagram

Making journaling come alive

WHAT IS JOURNALING? The reality is that all our lives are full of journaling moments but because a large percentage of us not intentionally journaling, we miss and soon forget these moments. In the Old Testament, the Israelites had a unique way of jo

Get by with a little help: Why use Bible reading notes

I walked right past it. All senses were primed. My eyes were scanning the terrain. My ears were tuned. It was the reason I was there. But I still missed it. In a tree, not more than 40 metres from me, was a magnificent leopard. What a sight. A sight