Youth

The youth are an integral part of our church. They are not only 'the Church of the future', they are part of the Church today! 

We seek to encourage, empower, and equip all the young people that we encounter throughout our various programmes. This means helping them up when their down, speaking truth into their lives, and giving them the tools they need to tackle life.

Our programmes vary for different year groups and interests. Some of them have a nominal fee to cover certain expenses and outings, others are entirely free.


Rock Solid

This evening is a hangout space for Year 7-9s. It is always a relaxed schedule that varies from week to week; it often incorporates social time, both small and wide games, creative activities, music, sport, and more. We usually end with a short group discussion. Rock Solid only runs during school term time.

Who: Yr. 7-9s           When: Tuesdays 7-8:30pm          Where: St. Philip's Church

How Much: 50p


Yr. 7-9 Cell

First and foremost, we have CAKE! More importantly though, we seek to create a supportive and encouraging atmosphere. We meet on a weekly bases to hang out, play a game or two, pray together, and take a look into God's Word.

Who: Yr. 7-9s          How Much: FREE

When & Where: (Please contact The Parish Office if interested in joining a Cell Group)


Yr. 10+ Cell

Cake and Snacks are central, but around those we have discussion, prayer, and games. This is a relaxed group that meet weekly to share what is going on in their life and support each other in prayer. We socialise and play a few games, as well as have an open discussion time about life, God, and everything therein.

Who: Yr. 10+s          How Much: FREE

When & Where: (Please contact The Parish Office if interested in joining a Cell Group)


LaZer

This group meet on a Sunday morning whenever there is a Morning Worship service at St. Philip’s Church. We meet on the stage to play games, chill with friends and talk about life.

Who: Yr. 7-9s          Where: St. Philip's Church          How Much: FREE


Youth Encounter

This is a relaxed service that is run by our youth for all youth. It is designed to Encourage, Inspire, and Equip our young people for all life will throw at them both now and in the days to come.

Who: Yr. 7-13s          When: 1st Sunday of Each Month (October-July)

Where: St. James' Church          How Much: FREE


Belong.

Belong is a week away for young people year 7+. This year it will be at Whitemoor Lakes (www.acuk.net/whitemoorlakes). It is a time for both bonding with friends as well as making new ones. The week is full of outdoor & indoor activities, games, seminars & workshops, food, worship, social time, reflective space, and much more! At Belong we hope to create an atmosphere that enables our youth to meet with God where they are at; whether that is encountering God for the first time or deepening their existing relationship with God.

Who: Yr. 7-13s           When: 19th - 23rd February 2018          Where: Whitemoor Lakes

How Much: £240 - Earlybird -or- £250 Standard

(Please contact The Parish Office for more information)


Summer Camps

In the past we have take a group of youth to Summer Camps like the Sandiley Venture Camp, Soul Survivor, and New Wine. If you're interested in coming along to something we do over the summer, please contact The Parish Office.