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A youth leader running a group session online

"I am desperately worried about young people..."

“Whoever welcomes one of these children in my name welcomes me.” Jesus, (Mark 9:37 NIVUK)   Mission goes online!   I was talking to a long-standing supporter on the phone recently. They were ever so worried about children and young people during the pandemic. We talked about the ways that Urban Saints is helping and as we...

Members of the Urban Saints team saying thank you

Thank you from us all

We are so grateful to everyone who plays a part - large or small - in this fantastic mission. You are the reason we are able to make disciples for Jesus. Volunteering regularly, praying faithfully or giving sacrificially all make a lasting difference. Thank you so much for partnering with us...

A group of families on one of the Llanddwywe Family Camps in 2019

Llanddwywe - A small field in North West Wales

Taking young people away is a key part of the discipleship process for many Groups. While not possible in the summer of 2020, experiences like this will remain a fundamental part of our strategy in the future. In Wales, one Camp in a farmer's field has grown into an entire...

Person praying for Urban Saints

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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Kids Club By Post - from Wales to the world!

It started as an idea to support children in isolated parts of rural Wales. The new ‘Kids Club by Post’ resource - a weekly Bible story-based pack for leaders of children’s groups to post/email to the children - has been spreading across the globe to help young people grapple with faith...