Lockdown Blessings

Lockdown Blessings

Lockdown Blessings   By Simon Dennis, Minister of Sheddocksley Baptist Church Like everyone in the UK, the 23rd of March brought a sudden closure of everything familiar, including our newly renovated church building. We quickly discovered that His ways are always...
Have Yourself a Very Covid Christmas?

Have Yourself a Very Covid Christmas?

Have Yourself a Very Covid Christmas? By Jenny Wilson, eConnect Editor The clocks have changed, the nights are drawing in and our thoughts turn to one of the most important festivals in the Christian calendar, when we celebrate the birth of our Lord and Saviour....
Council on Zoom – Council Digest September 2020

Council on Zoom – Council Digest September 2020

Council on Zoom – Council Digest September 2020 For the first time ever, we saw our autumn Council on 2 September 2020 being held via the Zoom video conferencing platform, though it was deemed an informal meeting due to restrictions within our Articles of Association...
Reimagining Church as Family

Reimagining Church as Family

Reimagining Church as Family By Caz McCrone, Pastor: Youth, Young Adults and Integration at Queen’s Park BC Over the years, I have seen and experienced, the benefits of age targeted ministries. My current role is mainly focused on youth and young adults and I continue...
A Roadmap to Reconciliation

A Roadmap to Reconciliation

A Roadmap to Reconciliation By Martin Hodson, General Director, BUS Following Jesus is a roadmap to reconciliation. We know that God ‘was reconciling the world to himself in Christ’ (2 Cor 5.19). And those who are reconciled by the cross become part of a ‘new...
Scottish Baptist College – Adjusting and Adapting

Scottish Baptist College – Adjusting and Adapting

Scottish Baptist College – Adjusting and Adapting By Graham Meiklejohn When you begin to tell the story of 2020, where do you start? Much has happened already in the first half of the year. Along with many others, the Scottish Baptist College found itself quickly...
Yearning for Hope – Stories of Transformation

Yearning for Hope – Stories of Transformation

Yearning for Hope – Stories of Transformation Shaun gave his life to Jesus and was baptised in 2019 at Central Church, Edinburgh. Here he shares the hope he now has through knowing Jesus even in the midst of uncertain and unsettling times. ‘Today I described my life...

Resources

On these pages you will find information, advice and support for church leaders. This includes guidance on ministry, mission, training, safeguarding, financial and legal compliance.

Prayer

Prayer is at the heart of our Union. The prayer calendar is a framework to help individuals or congregations pray for all our churches throughout the year.  Every Sunday evening several hundred people from our churches across Scotland join in our National Prayer Livestream.