Connecting You – Scripture Union's supporter and prayer magazine

Connecting You magazine

Connecting You is Scripture Union's supporter and prayer magazine, keeping you up-to-date with Scripture Union's ministries

In each edition you'll find:

  • exciting stories and updates
  • testimonies from those whose lives have been changed by the work of SU
  • ideas and resources for improving your ministry with children and young people
  • daily prayers.

You can sign up to receive Connecting You by email or post with an SU account. Just tick the News and Stories communications preference in your communications tab.

Current Connecting You stories

‘If only’… Clare knew she simply couldn’t afford to send her son on a Scripture Union holiday. But because of your generous donations to the new SU Holiday Fund, you’ve just given James a summer that neither he, nor his mum, will ever forget…
Ask children what Christmas is about, and it’s more likely that they’ll mention presents, school holidays and family get-togethers than the birth of Jesus. But your support means that this Christmas thousands of children will discover the real reason for the Christmas season.
By the end of our Jubilee year, our vision was to pioneer 150 new mission concepts for children and young people who aren’t in church. With your amazing support, by August we’d already piloted 110 and reached 11,000 children and young people, 9,000 of them with no church links.
Many churches have great ideas for sharing Jesus with the children and young people in their community. But sometimes they can’t get those ideas off the ground simply due to a lack of funds.
Here are some tips from Lizzie Hackney (Herefordshire Diocese) and Kat Gregory-Witham (Blackburn Diocese), drawn from our online series of videos on issues in mission:
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Pray for Scripture Union

We'd love you to join us in praying for Scripture Union activities, and for the children and young people who encounter the good news through them. To help you pray effectively, Connecting You features a prayer pointer for every day of the year.

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