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Building in a time of uncertainty

After the disruption of 2020, trying to prepare for 2021 was going to provide a challenge, with uncertainty about how Covid-19 would continue to impact. Yet we would not allow a pandemic to stop Urban Saints from our mission – reaching out to young people with the good news of...

Justice given a Boost at recent conference

Boost – the youth work training conference organised by The South East Partnership – has continued to gather and support youth and children’s leaders online since the beginning of the pandemic. Instead of one large annual conference in London, there have been several zoom sessions, featuring a wide variety of...

Rachel Donaldson-Leigh - one of the leaders at a new youth project in Lichfield, trained and supported by Urban Saints

From first thoughts to fruition

As we start to see Groups coming back together to meet face to face again, we're excited to see more new Urban Saints Groups planted and started over the next few months. A key part of planting a new Group in a community is training the volunteer leaders who feel...

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Urban Saints announce new Chief Mission Officer

It is with pleasure that Urban Saints can now announce that Anthony Horton (Ant) has been appointed as our new Chief Mission Officer. Ant comes with much experience as the CEO of east to west, a Christian youth work charity based in Egham. Ant began his career in the reprographics industry but...

Making disciples however we can

There's nothing like getting to meet the Leaders from Urban Saints Groups around the UK and Ireland. Sadly the opportunities to do so in the last year have been few and far between but one positive has been that most of us have become much more familiar and comfortable with speaking on video....

In March things change

If ever there was a moment for us to get together to pray, it's now. Next month, the mission field we operate in will start to change again. The latest Covid-19 restrictions will begin to be lifted and it coincides with our latest 48 hours of prayer. God's timing is wonderful...