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A boy, a girl and a global movement…

By Terry Williams, Scripture Union International He was just a young man telling children about God’s love while on holidays at the beach. She was just a young girl…

By Terry Williams, Scripture Union International

He was just a young man telling children about God’s love while on holidays at the beach. She was just a young girl teaching a Sunday School class, when her passion for helping children read the Bible for themselves led her to create the first Bible reading card.

These two young people, Josiah Spiers in 1867 and Annie Marsden in 1879, were formative pioneers in shaping the movement we know today as Scripture Union – a movement that now spans 120 countries worldwide.

In Queensland, it has been friends like you carrying this movement forward.

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Posted: 21/02/2017

Spirituality vs. Religion?

by Steve Forward, SU QLD’s Chaplaincy Development Officer and Research & Innovation Coordinator I sometimes hear people say, “I’m spiritual, not religious”, and wonder what they are really trying to…

by Steve Forward, SU QLD’s Chaplaincy Development Officer and Research & Innovation Coordinator

I sometimes hear people say, “I’m spiritual, not religious”, and wonder what they are really trying to express…

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Posted: 19/07/2016

What’s new with bible engagement?

Meet Eric Swavley, our Bible Engagement Officer. Over the last two years, Eric has been developing new ways of applying biblical principles to SU QLD’s work, particularly camping. “The Bible…

Meet Eric Swavley, our Bible Engagement Officer.

Over the last two years, Eric has been developing new ways of applying biblical principles to SU QLD’s work, particularly camping.

“The Bible is a part of our DNA. It is foundational to our core values and who we are,” Eric says.

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Posted: 18/01/2015

What is Family Space?

Family Space is a resource-based website that’s all about nurturing the family unit.

Our mission is to equip, empower and nurture family households and church families across Australia.

Family Space seeks to support children, teenagers, parents and churches through practical resources, activities and expert advice.

We’re all about nurturing healthy families and creating healthy communities.

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