Supporting Your Ministry with
Children, Young People & Families.
The Children, Youth and Families Department supports and promotes a number of excellent projects which parishes can engage with and use as an effective part of their ministry both within the church setting, or out in the community e.g. in schools.
Find out more about specific projects by clicking on the different links on the left hand side of the page.
15 Fantastic ideas for 2015!
Hot off the press our '15 fantastic ideas for 2015' handout outlines 15 brilliant ideas for your church to try out this coming year!
From simple and effective activities for all age worship, to more ambitious projects such as Messy Festivals and Make Lunch.
To download the '15 fantastic ideas for 2015' handout please click here: 15_Great_Ideas_v4_current.pdf
Supporting your ministry with Children, Young People and Families.
You can also download a copy of our leaflet 'Supporting your Ministry with Children, Young People and Families' which contains a handy overview of all the projects and initiatives we promote by clicking here:
Fri 28 Apr 2017 - Sun 30 Apr 2017
Spring Weekend is a chance to get away for the weekend and spend some time with your friends doing some great activities!
Fri 26 May 2017 - Sat 3 Jun 2017
The Intents Youth Festival returns for 2017, with its usual mix of joyful eccentricity and dedicated worship.
Using and Adapting Church Buildings Creatively
Sat 17 Jun 2017
Come and imagine your church buildings from a mission perspective....
Newday Festival 2017
Mon 31 Jul 2017 - Sat 5 Aug 2017
Newday is one of the largest Christian events for young people that takes place in the UK every year. Young people aged right through their teenage years and on into their early 20’s join together from churches up and down the UK and Europe to learn about and worship God.
Soul Survivor Peterborough
Sat 19 Aug 2017 - Tue 29 Aug 2017
Every summer thousands of youth gather together across four weeks at events in Scotland, Stafford and Peterborough to worship God, learn what it means to live for Jesus in every area of their lives, to pray for one another, and to have loads of fun!
Integrate Camp 2017
Sat 26 Aug 2017 - Sun 3 Sep 2017
Integrate Camp is a camp specifically aimed at supporting youth form smaller groups with their leaders, or for those on the edge of church.
Cormorants Sailing Holiday
Sat 21 Oct 2017 - Sat 28 Oct 2017
An annual sailing holiday in October Half Term on the Northern Norfolk Broads for young people aged 11-17 years old.
Soulshaper: Residential Weekend for 12-18 year olds
Fri 10 Nov 2017 - Sun 12 Nov 2017
Pack your bags for a fun packed discipleship weekend at the Horstead Centre! Meet with other young people, hang out with friends and make new ones.