Categories SU South Africa

SU Global Assembly Reflections

What an amazing week it was in November 2017, when over 500 fellow brothers and sisters in the global SU family, met together in Putrajaya, Malaysia, just outside Kuala Lumpur. This would be my first (and hopefully not my last :D) overseas trip. I wa

Cape Town Cycle Tour 2018

As you know, just reading a book is hard for many children and teenagers. Reading a book written by different authors from different historical periods and in different styles can be even harder! Reading the Bible though is integral to our spiritual

General Director Vacancy January 2018

Scripture Union (SU) South Africa is a Christian mission and registered NPO (008-036) reaching out to the young people of South Africa with the Gospel. It was established in South Africa in 1924 and has presence in most of our provinces. It aims to l

Holiday Clubs July 2017

As support staff to Regions, National Office staff don’t always get the opportunity to be out in the “field”. We tend to be so focussed on admin or support that we sometimes forget why we do what we do! This past July, we decided to

Barbara Fish: Championing a truly local gem

SU’s Closer to God daily Bible-reading guide for adults has been a flagship Bible Engagement tool over many years. Initially using UK writers, closer to God is now a fully home-grown, southern African success story that speaks to our African is

Camp Havago – 2017

Thank you for your interest in Camp Havago. We are now back and are so grateful for what the Lord did on camp. I really value every prayer that was prayed. Your prayer was evident on camp and the Lord did work in our lives. It is such a privilege for

New Wordspace Co-ordinator

I was introduced to Scripture Union Western Cape in 2010. Holiday Club found me and really crept into my heart and so I continued to volunteer for the next 6 years in various areas. Towards the end of last year, an opportunity arose within Bible Enga

God at work through camp!

Camping can include challenges like transportation arrangements and catering. These challenges can at times seem insurmountable, but we have a God who has no limits. In spite of the challenges or perhaps because of them (2 Corinthians 12:9-10 –

New National Training Co-ordinator

Garland Sam has been appointed as the new SU National Training Co-ordinator. Here he is training the 2017 Foxfire Gap Year teams from African Enterprise. The teams present at the training were from different parts of South Africa and Zambia. Garland

Partnering in Bible distribution

An exciting initiative has developed in the SU Kwazulu Natal regions where the Bible Society have partnered with the SU teams in terms of targeted Bible distribution to key schools in the area. Jayce Naidoo, SU’s Durban Regional Director, is spearh