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Shoes for Schools

Scripture Union Amatola are working to help learners in disadvantaged schools, one pair of shoes at a time, through their ‘Shoes 4 Schools’ project. The project was started in 2007 by Scripture Union Amatola’s then Regional Director

Child Protection: A team effort

SU believes that Child Protection is as urgent and important as it’s ever been – and is paying renewed efforts to this key aspect. While it is a great privilege and joy to be involved in ministry with children and teenagers, it is also a massive

Merlewood Holiday Bible Club 2016 | SU South Coast

Merlewood Holiday Bible Club 2016 In July the South Coast Region went into a local community called Merlewood to run our annual holiday club. Merlewood is a rough and tough community with many challenges ranging from drug abuse, to fatherless homes a

Welbedacht Holiday Club | SU Durban

Welbedacht Holiday Club We had a brilliant holiday club this July. We had the South African Police partner with us: they spoke to the children about abuse, drugs and safety and each child was given a soccer ball. The highlight of the holiday club how

Tot siens Alf Friend | SU South Africa

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

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

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

SUIS Change of Leadership | SUIS

As you will no doubt be aware, Xavier Moran is to leave SUIS at the end of December after having been the National Director for the past seven years. He and his wife Lara and their two children are moving to Cape Town where Xavier is to join Scriptur

A Tribute to Hazel Krige | SU South Africa

Hazel Krige, nee Mills, widow of Steyn Krige, died in Johannesburg on 6th September 2014. A keen camper as a schoolgirl, she became a popular Scripture Union camp officer. Devoted to children, she had six of her own, and supported child evangelism al

Mission Unstoppable | SU Algoa

“Mission unstoppable” was the theme of our holiday club this June/July holidays, and yes, it was a very exciting season watching kids connect with their creator and engage in a journey which is unstoppable! God has always used kids to pas