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For such a time as this...

On Saturday 20th June, at least 120 of us gathered on Zoom for the first online nationwide prayer gathering.  It was great to meet up with a wide range of supporters, volunteers and staff from Urban Saints and pray together as one. We prayed together as small groups in breakout rooms and collected...

Young people playing table tennis at a local weekly Urban Saints Group

We Stand Together

At Urban Saints we’ve been deeply saddened by the violent death of George Floyd. We believe that all humans are created in the image of God and violent crimes against members of the Black and Minority Ethnic communities are shocking to the core of our beings and our organisation. We acknowledge...

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Associate News

Crusader Associate News is our biannual magazine for those support the work of Urban Saints through the lens of Crusaders. In this edition: Our CEO, Richard Langmead, reflects on the idea that our 'mission is not in lockdown" Member of the Impact Team explain how we are still reaching out and supporting Groups and...

A youth groups session hosted via a video call

Zooming Marvellous

Tired of "making do" with Zoom meetings and other online group times? This video unpacks the experiences of one of our Urban Saints Groups during lockdown... Wilson Beare (Impact Team Leader - Ireland) spoke to Brian, who leads an Urban Saints Group in the South West, to find out how his team responded...

Mark Arnold sharing teaching and training as part of Spring Harvest Home online conference - Easter 2020

The training must go on

The Urban Saints Additional Needs Ministry is still really busy but urgently needs your help to keep going! “Thank you for the (online) training session this evening. It was definitely a good substitute for us not being able to be together properly.” Since this area of Urban Saints’ ministry started eight years ago,...

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We have some history here

At a time like this, it is reassuring to remember that Urban Saints has been around for well over a century. The people that make up this movement have overcome many tough periods and dark times – warfare, economic recession, spiritual decline and pandemics. Even when our society and culture has...