Additional Needs Ministry

7 months ago

With grateful thanks to God and the continued support of many who pray, give financially and in other ways encourage the work of the Additional Needs Ministry at Urban Saints, it has been an amazingly fruitful year for the ministry so far.   As you will see from the enclosed report,...

Mark Arnold co-presenting the Belonging Conference on September 13th 2018 with Gail Adcock from the Methodist Church

Mark Belongs In Front of the Camera

7 months ago

On September 13th, Additional Needs Ministry Director Mark Arnold co-hosted a special live-streamed conference exploring how churches can have a welcoming and accessible ministry with children and young people who have additional needs. The 'Belonging' Conference was a collaboration between the Methodist Church, Urban Saints, the Additional Needs Alliance and Count Everyone In. The Conference...

Esther

7 months ago

Meet Esther, a modern-day Giant Slayer. She’s 21 and has grown up through Urban Saints camps at Westbrook on the Isle of Wight. This summer she led on a camp there.   "From a young age I took my faith seriously, however Westbrook strengthened and stretched me in my journey. Westbrook taught me...

RECRUITING: PA to CEO

7 months ago

OUR VISION Urban Saints will be an effective disciple-making movement; reaching young people in every community in the UK and Ireland. Tens of thousands of children and young people have been introduced to Jesus through the groups and camps of Urban Saints and have followed a lifelong journey of commitment to Jesus....

Strangers paid for my holiday

8 months ago

“She was overwhelmed by the idea that complete strangers would pay for her to have a holiday.” Over the years many people have very generously given to the Camp Bursary Fund to enable young people to attend camp who otherwise may not have been able to go. One leader gave us...

Young people throw paint in the air to celebrate 70 years of Camps at Urban Saints Westbrook on the Isle of Wight

70 colourful years

8 months ago

1st August 2018. A huge crowd of young people gather on the parched grass outside the large Victorian house of Urban Saints Westbrook. They excitedly form the shape of a large number '70' and then on the count of three, throw big handfuls of paint powder into the air. There are shrieks...