Categories SU South Africa

Honouring the Gilmours | SU South Africa

SU honours the contribution Gwen and Graeme Gilmour have made over many years. Gwen passed away on 29 June this year. Gwen worked for SU, both at HQ and at Park Road. According to Graeme, “Gwen first worked for Eddie Prest at 83 Camp Ground Roa

Overcoming Adversity | SU Durban

We received this wonderful feedback from “S” in KZN and hope it brings you encouragement! I’m a 21 year-old who is thankful to God and everyone who was involved in the writing and publishing of Khula. This SU daily devotional is mea

SCHOOL MISSIONS: Where the battle rages | SUIS

The transition from local church youth ministry to school chaplaincy moved me into my first continuous work with young people who didn’t go to church, weren’t interested in anything religious, and who had some serious questions about God, the Chu

Extending to new territories | SU Gauteng North

At a recent camp at Clairefort Lodge in White River, we had 40 young people attending, with three Associate Staff from that area joining me. The camp was fulfilling and exciting. Many children gained a lot and they shared about their wrong choices ma

A tribute to Garnet de la Hunt | SU South Africa

25 August 1933 – 28 April 2014 Garnet served Scripture Union for many years as before leading the organisation as National Chairman from 2007 to 2012. I was privileged to serve under his leadership and observe his tireless energy, his generosit

We are proud to have new Trendsetters on board | SU Durban

Charlene Nadar is one of the Trendsetters to have joined the organisation in January 2014. Having a deep passion to work with young people, Charlene has decided to give one year of her time to serve God in connecting with young people through SU Durb

Welcome (back), Don Glass! | SU South Africa

Don Glass has come on board as SU’s National Operations Chairman. Welcome back into the SU family Don, and we really value your input into the life of SU. Born in Swaziland of Missionary parents, Don gave his heart to the Lord at a Scripture Union

Committed to our youth | SU South Africa

Many in the SU family remain strongly committed to the youth of our country, having been involved as volunteers in SU activities, perhaps on staff, as financial supporters and so on… Val Ruger of Fish Hoek is one such person. Recently we receiv

2 Oceans, 3 Pitts | SU South Africa

Hou, bene, hou! If another person among the millions lining the Old Mutual 2 Oceans marathon route shouts this chirp, I may resort to violence… Can I squeeze out a smile, raise my sweaty arm in a wave? Grace. Only 2kms to go, the worst part of

Island style! – KHULA | SU South Africa

Over the past year, SU South Africa partnered with SU Vanuatu (South Pacific Islands) by providing our Khula Teens daily Bible-reading guide as a basis for their new resource, known as Grow. In line with SU International’s new drive to encourage cr