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What is it? – Video series aimed at reaching those who have questions relating to life, faith, and meaning. It is an interactive series where everyone is given food and encouraged to engage in conversation.

What is it?- it’s a film series that encourages questions, acknowledges doubt, and offers an engaging perspective on the Christian faith.

What is it?-  Six interactive sessions for small groups based on The Lord’s Prayer, covering topics such as intercession, dealing with disappointment, learning to listen and spiritual warfare.

What is it? – 8 Session course to help your group to come gain a deeper understanding of the Bible and its workings

What is It? – It’s an easy way to do the hard work of reaching the youth in your community by creating an accessible environment through the Eden bus for 6 weeks, then followed by a Youth Alpha course to help develop the new relationships further in a church setting.

A Back to School with God Sunday church service is a fantastic way to pray for and support your young people and school staff at the start of a new school year.

BUS Younger Stories

Leading for life is a series of stories about young leaders from within our union of churches who are developing their influence in different spheres of society.

From politics to the environment. Uni’s to colleges these young leaders are focused on bringing the presence of Jesus to those they work with and the projects they work on.

Jesus said that he had come so that people could have life to the full. These young leaders pray and hope that as they lead they will see abundant life flow into every aspect of their relationships, work and community.

BUS @ Soul Survivor

We are grateful to Amanda Hiddleston from Stirling Baptist who has written about her experiences at Soul Survivor Scotland, which took place in Lendrick Muir at the end of July. Soul Survivor Scotland 2019 was an absolute blast and an incredible week, which is always one of my personal highlights of the year. This is […]

Summer = Soul Survivor!

Hundreds of young people will descend on Lendrick Muir with their camping chairs and tents from 20th – 24th July for Soul Survivor Scotland. BUS Younger will once again be hosting a camp, which will see young people from a number of our churches camping in the BUS Younger camping village. As well as fantastic […]

New Venue – Same Amazing Day Out!

PPT+ Saturday 15th June 2019 12-8pm Errol Airfield Showground, Perth Last year BUS Younger partnered with PowerPoint Scotland to hold the first ever PPT+ day, which saw hundreds of young people from across Scotland gather together in early June at Stirling University Sports Centre. This year PPT+ will be at a new venue, the Errol [...]

Headphone Culture

You see them everywhere! They can either be hardly noticeable or they can look like two massive Krispy Kremes on the side of someone’s head. Headphones are everywhere! Every now and again I sit on a bus or train and try and do two things: 1) don’t look at my phone and 2) don’t listen [...]

Youth Events

This year there are so many exciting events and opportunities for young people. Here are a few which we would love you to ‘save the dates’ for: 15th JUNE VENUE TBC PPT+ is a day to experience the full breadth of the Kingdom of God from around Scotland. The day seeks to bring together young [...]

Three Streams – One Vision: Deep Impact 2019

The annual Deep Impact conference was held in Aviemore from 18th - 20th January. The conference attracts around 350 Young Leaders, Youth Workers, and Children and Family Workers, with many of the delegates coming from churches within our Union. The conference helps delegates explore what it means to work with the young people of Scotland, [...]

Leading For Life – Rebecca Donaghey

Rebecca Donaghey is a 20 year old, who is currently in her second year studying Social Sciences at City of Glasgow College (COGC). Rebecca was born and raised in the town of Kirkintilloch, just outside Glasgow. Being born into a Christian family Rebecca spent her early childhood attending a Catholic Church with her Father. However, [...]

Andrew McCallum- Leading For Life

Andrew McCallum is 19 years old and is currently studying in his 3rd Year of Politics at the University of Strathclyde. He is originally from the town of Ellon, just North of Aberdeen, where he grew up attending Ellon Baptist Church. Since moving to Glasgow in 2016, he has been worshipping at Adelaide Place Baptist [...]

Leading For Life- LessWasteLaura

Laura Young, aka LessWasteLaura, is a 22-year old student currently studying for her masters in Environmental Protection and Management at the University of Edinburgh joint with the SRUC. Laura has a passion for the care of the environment and has used that passion to start her own Instagram page, influence her church, Newton Mearns Baptist Church (NMBC), to become more eco-friendly and has even created her own week-long resource which her church is about to start using.

Churches Growing Younger!

What if growing younger as a church, didn’t rely on lighting effects, contemporary bands, trendy preachers in skinny jeans, super simple teaching and a young cool city centre venue? Well the great news is that after years of research none of these things are essential! Good News! No matter where you are, what your current [...]

The 10:10 Project

How can we reach the young people of Scotland with the life transforming news of Jesus? On the day that Billy Graham died at the age of 99, I find myself reflecting on our need to see a new generations of evangelists rise up to impact their generation. Perhaps we will get back to stadium [...]

We are excited to announce the ‘Young Leaders Conference’ taking place this Autumn alongside the Baptist Union of Scotland assembly. This year we are partnering with our friends at Onelife to bring the emerging leaders of Scotland two days of exploring Godly leadership and encountering the transforming love of Jesus.

For the last 10 years our good friends at Onelife have been running young leaders conferences that have impacted thousands of young people across the UK, to inspire them to lead for Jesus in whatever sphere of society he calls them into. We are excited to be joining them in offering this conference as a way of investing in the emerging generation of christian leaders here in Scotland. Our prayer is that many would ‘rise up’ to be exceptional Godly leaders bringing kingdom influence wherever they find themselves.

This conference is for 14-21 year olds.

Book now and join us on the 1st & 2nd November

Events

Powerpoint Scotland

Soul Survivor

Dimond Scotland