70 years of Westbrook

1 year ago

In 2018 we mark the 70th anniversary of Westbrook, our residential centre near Ryde on the Isle of Wight. In 1948 the house and grounds were purchased by The Crusaders Union, as an enduring memorial to Crusaders who lost their lives during the second World War. This week it is 70 years since...

Can You Take Young People With Additional Needs On Overseas Mission?

1 year ago

Going on an overseas mission trip can often be a transforming and life changing experience; offering an opportunity to serve in a very different culture and environment, challenging our worldview and our perceptions of our role in the world. Taking young people on a short-term mission trip experience can equip...

Introduce a friend to effective youth resources

1 year ago

What should we do? Did you know that 28% of churches offer no youth activities? And of those who do, 57% of small and medium-sized churches don’t believe their youth work is effective...  (source: “Losing Heart”, Youthscape 2016)   What if… there was a way to equip churches to offer effective youth activities; a way...

One Journey to Transform a Lifetime

1 year ago

The journey is far more important than the destination. Urban Saints is passionate about empowering group leaders to take their young people on cultural adventures of discovery, that deepen their relationships with each other and with God, and challenge them to live justly wherever they are in the world. Urban Saints offers...

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Give us your feedback

1 year ago

We're currently reviewing the Urban Saints website to better represent the Urban Saints vision for 2020. We've had the current version of the site for a few years now and we'd love to get some feedback from regular users, like you, to help us decide how to improve it and...

Farewell from Matt

1 year ago

Stepping down to step up This is the day (30th June) I step down from working at Urban Saints in order to step up to lead my local church. It’s hard to imagine that 18 years have flown by. When I joined Crusaders in May 2000 I was 29 years old, had...