cover‘On the road… A journey through the Bible for migrants’ is a booklet that takes the reader on a journey through 33 Bible passages. The seven chapters correspond to different stages of the journey and contains several Bible passages to read and think about. The booklet also contains stories of people who share their experience of leaving their home country.

The seven chapters of the booklet corresponding to different stages of the journey and finally settling in a new country:

  • Why leave?
  • A difficult journey
  • Seeking a place
  • Are all means acceptable?
  • Finding a place to settle
  • Is a return possible?
  • God is close to everyone

To help the reader make a practical response, each chapter contains questions and suggestions:

  • Think about the meaning of the passage
  • Discuss possible applications of the passage
  • Pray about the passage
  • Go a step further by reading more from the Bible
Psalm 121:8

About the resource

Produced for the United Bible Societies fellowship, this resource is being used around the world to reach out to the people affected by leaving their home countries. It reinforces their faith in God or perhaps introduces them to the hope and comfort they can find in Jesus.

Churches have also found this resource useful for equipping their own people with appropriate Scripture when dealing with migrants, refugees or displaced people.

If you or your church currently work or will be working with people who may benefit from this resource, you can obtain copies of the booklet via the order form below.

Order information

‘On the road…’ costs £1 per copy and is available in English, Farsi and Arabic versions. Orders can be placed via the form below. An invoice will be enclosed with your delivery and you can subsequently pay by cheque or credit/debit card. The minimum online order is 10 copies and sample copies are available prior to ordering if required.

Postage costs will apply to your order. Please get in touch to discuss specific charges. Alternatively, you can arrange to collect your order from Bible House (view directions to our office.)

To find out more about ‘On the Road’, or if you require sample copies, please contact Pearl Liddle on 0131 347 9822 or email pearl.liddle@scottishbiblesociety.org.

‘On the road… A journey through the Bible for migrants’ is produced by the French Bible Society. Scripture quotations are from the Contemporary English Version of the Bible.