Lady praying - the key to effective discipleship is to be more like Christ

Be more like Christ

1 year ago

What is discipleship? It is not knowing more information about Jesus but knowing Jesus and being transformed into his image by constant exposure to God’s grace. Jesus naturally discipled the disciples by hanging out and growing with them 24/7. This enabled the disciples to become more Christ-like in their behaviour. Becoming...

The cover of the Urban Saints 2018 Camps brochure - in 2018 we are making these Camps as accessible to all as possible

Camps For All

1 year ago

The fantastic Urban Saints Camps programme is already filling up fast and we'd love to make these fantastic annual opportunities open to every child and young person. However, for some, there may be reasons why our Camps are difficult to connect with... Here's three ways we have gone to great lengths to...

These ants have fed on one type of food and it has changed who they are - it's the same for the young people we disciple. They need a varied and healthy diet - not just spiritual milk

Spiritual Maturity

1 year ago

There is an idol of youth in our culture. I don't mean we worship young people, but we have a preoccupation with youth; whether it's looking younger, feeling young again, or recapturing what we missed out on. However, do we honestly want to go back to the school playground where we...

Urban Saints logo Board of Trustees election result Jan 2018

Trustee Election Results

1 year ago

In January 2018, there was a vote to elect five Trustees to the Urban Saints Board. Two were returning Board members and the other three had been co-opted in 2017 and were now looking to become permanent Board members too. For full details, including the results, click the button below: 2018 Election of...

A colourful group of young people on an Urban Saints Camp - the new Operations Director will ensure that all runs smoothly and seamlessly for these young people this and every summer

Recruiting: Operations Director

1 year ago

We are looking for someone to build a first-class Operations Team and implement efficient and robust operating systems across the organisation. You will have a strong grasp of systems, processes, management structures, resources and logistics. You will be able to lead the Operations Team and deliver effective use of our resources...

Young people enjoying the Urban Saints M + M Camp

Helping Young People Attend Camp

1 year ago

“Is James* booked in for camp this year?” I vividly remember asking James’ dad this question as he was dropping James off at our church Youth Group.  James’ dad looked sad. “James can’t go,” he said to me, “I’ve been off work for months and we can’t afford it.” I nodded, understanding their...