Our Stories

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 in secret

“I got to know a woman in one of our restricted countries where it is against the law to share the Christian faith with children under 18. Her story shows how God can work even in the most difficult situations. The woman had two sisters, so there were just three daughters in the family. In…
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I have God on my side

After suffering from severe anxiety, Katie had only attended church because she had to – after an experience of God at a Scripture Union camp she found her life transformed and discovered a new confidence and fulfilment she had never had before.  
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Finding value through school mission

A Scripture Union team member in Botswana explains how one young student found new meaning in her life after she heard God’s message of love for her when an international SU team visited her school.
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Tackling racism in South Africa

Derryl Henning is a Scripture Union staff worker in South Africa – he shared his story during an SU Global Day event on zoom. Despite facing traumatic racism from birth he is hopeful for the future of his country and excited about the impact SU is having in local schools. Derryl Henning – Scripture Union…
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Getting up at 5am

A member of Scripture Union in Vietnam explains how she has been inspired by a young boy who read the whole Bible in eight months, getting up at 5am and asking his mother questions about it. Watch the video here. Inspired Bible reading in Vietnam from Scripture Union International on Vimeo.
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The story of Scripture Union

Find out more about the story of Scripture Union and how you can join with us in this transforming work of building God’s kingdom around the world. Watch our video below.
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I think it’s a calling from God

A young entrepreneur from Namibia talks about her calling to young people with special needs. 26-year-old Vicky Joel is a businesswoman and Scripture Union volunteer who has set up a school for children with special needs. She believes God has called her into this life-changing ministry.
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Why I love Scripture Union

Trainee leader with Scripture Union in Scotland, Hannah, explains how going on their annual summer camps had a lasting impact on her life, helping her grow in confidence and forge lasting friendships.
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Doing things together in the Pacific

National Director of Scripture Union in Fiji, Nacaniele Tikoduadua, talks about how hundreds of volunteers are reaching thousands of children and young people in schools across Fiji. Their values program is helping them talk about the issues they face and consider what the Bible has to say for their lives.
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