Celebrating 30 years of Newtownards Urban Saints

Learning the hard way

6 days ago

David leads an Urban Saints Group in Newtownards, Northern Ireland. He spoke about the challenges of youth work today, and how his group – 30 years old this year – ‘learned the hard way’ about the necessity of prayer.  Urban Saints Newtownards has been running for 30 years this November, but...

Urban Saints Needs You - every £10 you give helps a young person be introduced to the Lord Jesus and find a sense of belonging in a weekly group

£10 will help them know they belong

21 days ago

A message from Richard Langmead, CEO of Urban Saints: I am so inspired when I hear the stories of how Crusaders, Urban Saints and other Christian youth groups have introduced people to Jesus Christ and shaped their lives of service. The joy, the memories, the friendships, wisdom and trust in Christ...

Young people enjoying an uproarious barn dance in a marquee at the Dorset Venture Urban Saints Camp this summer (2018)

A great summer is just the beginning

1 month ago

"I can't believe how much coming to Camp has affected my life" The mission of Urban Saints is to make disciples for Jesus and we know that Camps provide significant moments on that journey for many people. Our 2018 season was no exception! A fabulous team of volunteers delivered 38 Camps, on...

There's something brand new coming to the Energize website in 2019 (and some of it is already here!)

The Ultimate Energize Birthday Present

1 month ago

We're celebrating 15 years of providing life-transforming resources on-line with the ultimate birthday present for Energize! In early 2019, we'll be revealing a new-look, easier to use website. In April we sent out a survey to all Energize users about what changes they would like to see on the website. We are...

Leadership Applications Open for 2019 Camps in Ireland

2 months ago

We’re really excited to be offering two exciting and accessible Camps this Easter, Easter Boys and Easter Girls Houseparties. Our Camps welcome children and young people from all backgrounds. We run adventurous, fun-packed programmes which include the chance to explore the Christian faith. These are Camps for those aged 10-18.  We are looking...

When I see a group of young people hanging out, I see a youth group that just doesn't have any leaders yet - Wilson Beare (Modern day Albert Kestin)

Love Launching Groups

2 months ago

Urban Saints don't *just* #lovegroups... we're also planting a great number of them too! We've had an amazing summer at Urban Saints with thousands of young people going on Camps up and down the UK and Ireland. It's been absolutely brilliant to witness young people hearing the Gospel, being discipled and...