Prayer Live on Zoom Over the Summer

Prayer Live on Zoom Over the Summer

Prayer Live on Zoom Over the Summer By Jenny Wilson, Connect Editor We continue to enjoy gathering online on the first Sunday or the month to hear stories from our churches across Scotland and pray together about what we have heard. As the summer is a time when many...
The Joy of Interconnectedness

The Joy of Interconnectedness

The Joy of Interconnectedness It is always so encouraging to hear stories of our churches connecting with one another. Here is a fantastic story of a city church, an island church and a rural church enjoying connecting with each other in this season. (Editorial note:...
Who are we as we come out of Lockdown?

Who are we as we come out of Lockdown?

Who are we as we come out of Lockdown? By Ali Laing, Next Generation Development Co-ordinator Summer 2021 seems to be marking a time that we begin to get something resembling normality. Despite some small increases in infections hospital admissions seem to have...
Let’s just say it’s personal!

Let’s just say it’s personal!

Let’s just say it’s personal! By Barbara Henderson, Inverness Baptist Church We hear about the idea that gained traction at Inverness Baptist to handwrite over 400 Easter cards for the local community! The Easter team at Inverness Baptist Church were quick...
Kirkintilloch Baptist Serving Scotland on The Service

Kirkintilloch Baptist Serving Scotland on The Service

Kirkintilloch Baptist Serving Scotland on The Service The BBC recently filmed a 30-minute service from Kirkintilloch Baptist (KBC) for their series of televised church services, The Service, broadcast on BBC Scotland. Rev Mark Fyfe, minister of Kirkintilloch Baptist...
Centre Stage

Centre Stage

Centre Stage By Martin Hodson, BUS General Director This last year God has helped me see how prone I am to putting myself centre-stage. A few other people have told me they have been on the same journey. We’ve been telling the story of the last 12 months in terms of...
Together Through Lent – Week 6

Together Through Lent – Week 6

Week 6 – Perseverance   Friday 26th March In our final week of Together Through Lent, we’re looking at the practice of perseverance. Neil shares some quick thoughts from Luke 22 as we see Jesus’ example of perseverance in the garden of...
Together Through Lent – Week 5

Together Through Lent – Week 5

Week 5 – Thankfulness   Friday 19th March As we start week 5 of journeying Together Through Lent, Sam shares his reflections on Luke 17 and Jesus’ practice of thankfulness, as well as some practical tips for us. Give the video below a watch, and spend...
Together Through Lent – Week 4

Together Through Lent – Week 4

Week 4 – Connecting with Creation   Friday 12th March Andrew shares his thoughts around Jesus practising Connecting with Creation in Luke 12:22-34 as we start week 4 of our Together Through Lent journey Give the video below a watch, and spend a bit of time...

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.