Strangers paid for my holiday

1 month 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

1 month 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...

Man speaking through a tin can telephone - an update on communications from Urban Saints

Hear, hear

1 month ago

We're really grateful to all those who have signed up to receive updates and communications from Urban Saints. Our Communications Team have been working hard to update our records of all those who wish to remain in contact with Urban Saints. It does mean that we have been a little quiet recently,...

A Transformational Journey

1 month ago

ReNew South Africa What an amazing time learning about a different culture, justice and adventurous faith in South Africa! We have just returned from the Urban Saints ReNew trip, and we are buzzing with excitement for all God has planned as a result of the journey. We learned about African realities, justice issues...

The 7 ethical questions blog on Premier Christianity - and our reflections on it

The Adventure of Living Justly

2 months ago

For over 2000 years, the adventure of pilgrimage has been a powerful part of a Christian's development. We believe that every young person should have the opportunity to take part in an Overseas Adventure that pushes boundaries, accelerates discipleship and engages them in justice whilst they learn and make friends. Over the...

Urban Saints invited to join the European Disability Network

2 months ago

The work of the Additional Needs Ministry at Urban Saints has been recognised internationally as the steering group of the European Disability Network have invited us to join, representing children and young people from the UK with additional needs or disabilities. The European Disability Network seeks to see a dynamic disability...