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Reaching Refugees in Lebanon

  This photograph was taken at a refugee camp in Lebanon. It’s difficult to look at smiling children hanging onto barbed wire, with a toy gun in hand. Conflict and war seem normal to many children in the Middle East. It’s all they’ve known. You can share God’s love with children like them. Karam (not […]

The Mystery of the: New Noisy Neighbour

  See the nativity in a new way through the eyes of a mystery-solving mouse, as he discovers more about Jesus. There could be more to Christmas than we thought…   Our colleagues in England and Wales have produced a new Christmas story book. With wonderful words by Dai Woolridge and beautiful illustrations by Emma […]

This is Mary and: Joseph’s Story

  Watch, read and reflect. This is Mary and Joseph’s story. Read it in the Bible. Matthew 1:18 – 2:23 Click here to read the full story.   After you’ve watched the video, read the full story in the Bible. Then use the questions to help you think about Mary and Joseph’s story. How did […]

One Body, Sharing Christ around the World

  Reaching everyone with God’s Word is a huge mission for Bible Society NI. We can’t do it alone, and so we partner with churches and organisations here in Northern Ireland to support incredible Bible Society work all over the world. Laura Kerr, from Irish Methodist World Mission Partnership, shares her thoughts on what it […]

Story: a new resource

  We’re really excited to be telling you about a brand-new Bible engagement resource! Over the last year we have been working alongside Northern Ireland based drama company ‘Play it by Ear’, creating a resource to get people picking up the Bible and engaging with God’s life changing message. This new resource is called ‘Story’. […]

November’s Extra Insight

We love keeping you updated with what is happening through Bible Society work across the world. Every month we have a new country focus. You can read about this in our Bible-a-month calendar and in our Extra Insight email. Would you like to receive an update each month? Sign up now. This month’s country focus […]

Daily Bible Reading:Guide 2019

  Reading the Bible each day is a great spiritual discipline to develop. Some find this the most natural thing in the world to do, others of us struggle to focus, find the right time or just aren’t overly motivated. Following a reading plan is one simple way that helps some of us to be […]

Latest Prayer News:October 2018

It is important for us to keep in touch with you and share the current prayer needs from around the United Bible Societies fellowship. Our regular prayer email has recently had an update and we hope you find it more informative and accessible. If you have not joined us in this way, we need you! […]

Over 1000 Bibles Twinned

  Over 1000 Bibles in Northern Ireland have now been twinned!   It’s been great to see how people have taken up the challenge of twinning their Bible. It’s a really simple idea – you buy a Bible as a gift for someone else and then you get a label to stick in your Bible […]

Greatest Gift: Alternative Gift Catalogue

  Make Christmas Meaningful this year… While the world has turned Christmas into a commercial holiday, we seek to keep our Lord Jesus at the very centre of all we do. We want to celebrate Christ’s birth and all that means. One way to keep Christ at the very centre of Christmas is to give […]