DIVINE CONNECTIONS – MY JOURNEY TO STREET CONNECT

DIVINE CONNECTIONS – MY JOURNEY TO STREET CONNECT

I’m Laura Caldwell and I joined the team at Street Connect at the beginning of December 2023 as their Business Support Officer.  Prior to this I had spent the previous 4 years working for a small Falkirk charity which provided free counselling and bereavement support...

FROM TEACHING TO TRANSFROMING LIVES: MY JOURNEY TO STREET CONNECT

My name is Ruth Gilchrist and I’ve just joined the Street Connect family, in the role of Part time Project Worker. I trained and worked as a Primary School Teacher for a few years, however for the last 3 years I was working as a Women/Family worker for a church in...

The Deep Connection: Our Response

The Need Drug and alcohol addiction is both a cause and a consequence of the often vicious and complex cycle of poverty, homelessness, and poor mental health. Individuals who struggle with addiction may find it difficult to maintain stable employment and housing due...

The Deep Connection: Addiction, Homelessness, and Mental Health

Drug and alcohol addiction is both a cause and a consequence of the often vicious and complex cycle of poverty, homelessness, and poor mental health. Individuals who struggle with addiction may find it difficult to maintain stable employment and housing due to the...
prayer for #worldhomelessday

prayer for #worldhomelessday

On this World Homeless Day, as the chill of colder weather draws near and homelessness continues to rise, let us join our hearts in a heartfelt prayer for those who are presently without a home Lord may you help anyone who is currently homeless to connect with the...
The Journey of Surrender

The Journey of Surrender

“Surrender” can be a word that for many might seem intimidating and hard to follow in today’s culture. However, this is a long standing key within the Christian tradition which facilitates a deeper life in God. This is something I have experienced in my own journey,...
Holiday Planning with a Difference!

Holiday Planning with a Difference!

Planning your summer holiday?   Did you know – it’s easy to raise money for charity as you do it?    You, our generous supporters and donors, can help us end addiction by restoring connection. We can keep our drop in cafes open, recovery groups running and...
Committing the care of your soul to the Saviour

Committing the care of your soul to the Saviour

By Craig Halkett How do we care for our souls in the midst of the stresses and struggles of everyday life? We can see that Paul’s prayer to the Church in Ephesus gives us some invaluable guidelines to follow. Have a read at Ephesians 3 v 14 – 21 Paul’s posture of...
The Good Shepherd

The Good Shepherd

During our week of prayer and fasting, we met every day to bring our praises, thanksgiving and requests before God. We know all we do is built on prayer and led by God, therefore it is important to lay a solid foundation for what lies ahead. As we ended our week of...