We live in a time in which understanding of the human developmental process is rapidly increasing. Current social policy creation in England is largely uninformed by such knowledge. Dr Pam Jarvis argues that those who create social policy in England need to consider the wisdom of the years to underpin policy decisions of the future.
ADVENTure – advent family devotion resource. Advent is a great time to encourage people to do something different. ADVENTure is a great resource to help families read and explore Scripture together during the season, with reflections, activities, prayers and fun. ADVENTure from The Resource £1
SOUL SURVIVOR EXPLORING YOUTH MINISTRY DAY – Saturday 23rd January, 9.30am-7pm – Soul Survivor Watford warehouse, WD247GP – Free! Please book on here so that we have an idea of numbers. DOWNLOAD PDF On Saturday 23rd January we’re holding a one-day conference for anyone who is passionate about young people and would like to explore what it means to reach and disciple the […]
TECHNOLOGY DOESN’T MATTER AS MUCH AS YOU THINK – a fabulous and thought provoking article about young people’s “appetite for relationships—the deep, heart-aching, knowing relationships that increasingly seem difficult to find in a fast-paced society separated by distance, speed, and sheer busyness” Read more here: click
Check out the Advent Conspiracy Resources – Spend Less, Give More, Worship Fully & Love All – learn more at adventconspiracy.org. There are loads of ideas and resources here and also Family Guides & Sunday School curriculum! Watch their inspiring YouTube Clip (click the picture)
“It’s as if we’re treated like aliens… and the church is full of zombies” Zombies vs. Aliens For young people aged 13-25 years old A chance to have your say on life | faith | church | future with guest speaker and food Friday 4th Dec 7:30-9:30pm Aspex, Gunwharf Quays, Portsmouth Limited Spaces -Booking Essential This […]
Excellent resource from the Church Urban Fund, “Faithfully Volunteering” – good practice guide for faith-based projects involved in volunteering. Download the free PDF resource here.
The latest edition of Church Growth has an interview with Matt Summerfield who heads up Urban Saints. He reflects on the challenges of helping young people to engage with church and faith in today’s context and offers his own top tips for youth ministry. What would you say is the biggest challenge for the […]