All across the world Scripture Union teams are seeing how God is transforming young lives as they come alongside children and young people. Below are a few of the latest stories of how God has been at work and how Scripture Union has played a part.

Faith and hope in the darkest places

Living out the Christian faith in one of our restricted countries can come at a huge cost. A Scripture Union team member in one of these countries, shares his testimony, of how faith can grow even in the most difficult circumstances.  “I was born and brought up in a Buddhist family. Since my childhood I…

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Taking the Long Way Home

Former CEO of Scripture Union England and Wales, Peter Kimber, has just published a book, entitled ‘Taking the Long Way Home,’ which charts his life’s adventures and also includes fascinating insights into the history and impact of Scripture Union around the world. Peter, now aged 85 and living in Scotland, was born and grew up…

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I’m important to God

A member of Scripture Union Vietnam’s online Bible groups shares how his life has been transformed through learning about God’s Big Story and how he now knows that he is important to God. Isaac also talks about new friendships formed and the way he has learned from Bible characters and their journeys with God.

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Kenya’s national director calls for end to silence on violence against children

National Director of Scripture Union Kenya, Nancy Kahuthia, has called for action to stop violence against children, which has seen an increase following the recent pandemic lockdowns. Speaking on national television, Nancy headed up a discussion on how government and faith organisations could take steps to tackle the problem, with statistics showing that one in…

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Husky dog inspiration

Scripture Union Moscow’s new Husky Dog camp called ‘The Huskies’ Kennel’ is helping children open up about their feelings and connect with one another. Inspired by a sheep shearing camp run by Scripture Union in New South Wales, Australia, the team invited children to live and work alongside the dogs as part of the camp.…

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Power to change

Opening up the Bible after school rugby games is helping transform the lives of young Fijian players. Two Scripture Union volunteers in Fiji have been travelling with school rugby teams on tour and leading them in Bible studies, alongside their teachers and parents. SU staff member Anne said, “The teachers eventually gave us an opportunity…

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