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Bumper Camping Season: SU Algoa

It gives me great pleasure to share with you stories of what God has been doing through us among the young people over the just passed school holidays. December school holidays are our busiest time of the year, yet most exciting. This past holiday di

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

Getting ‘Closer to God’

For two years running, SU Amatola has actively promoted the Closer to God devotional (as well as other SU bible reading notes for children and teens) in local churches in East London. It has been a fantastic team effort and incredibly successful on m

Book Review | Out of the Black Shadows: The Amazing Transformation of Stephen Lungu

Stephen Lungu’s story is a testimony to the power of Jesus Christ to change lives. Abandoned by his mother at a young age and eventually living on the streets, Stephen survived by sleeping under bridges and scavenging food from rubbish bins. As

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

Count Me In

Count Me In is integral to SU in our training of Staff and Volunteers. SU is focused on enabling others and therefore we partner a large number of voluntary youth workers in South Africa to work at SU activities or to lead ministry in their communiti

Limpopo Holiday Club

Scripture Union Gauteng North is very thankful to be able to continue with the ministry in Tafelkop, outside Groblersdal. We started working at Matsepe Primary School with the grade 6 class running a lifeskills programme. During October 2-6 we ran a

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

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