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What’s on in the region?

These are some of the events and activities happening for youth in the region. Feel free to email me if you know of other things going on

Regular Youth Services/Events

The Pulse – Durham Cathedral – termly youth event – more details

Refresh – All Saints Preston-on-Tees – monthly youth service – more details

Engage – St John’s Church Hebburn – 6 weekly youth service – more details

6:47 – St Ninian’s Church Gateshead – weekly youth meeting – more details

I:GNITE – series of youth events in Sunderland with top Christian bands, artists & DJs – more details

Other youth events/holidays/residentials etc.

Breathe Youth Retreat – 30th July to 5th Aug – more details

The Pulse @ Youth Invasion – at Auckland Castle 11th to 12th August 2017 – more details

Scoughall Challenge – North East Scripture Union Holiday – 29th Aug to 1st Sept – more details

YJourney – 23rd-26th October 2017 – holiday to explore Christian faith – more details


Training and Opportunities

Equip North East – one year church-based gap scheme – more details

Disciples making disciples – Thursday 21st Sept 7.30pm Bethany Christian Centre -Urban Saints evening with Matt Summerfield – more details

Christian Aid Teacher (volunteer) – accreditation scheme – more details

Bishop’s Certificate in Youth Ministry – 6 week free introductory course for volunteers. Next course starts on 10th October 2017 at St Gabriel’s Church, Sunderland SR4 7TF. Download flyer click here. Online booking click here. Please contact me if you want me to run a course in your parish/deanery (min 6 participants). It includes C1 and C2 safeguarding training.


Get involved!

GoMad – Go Make a Difference – campaign to help groups (11-18s) make a difference in their communities – more details

The Key – Framework to help young people to explore their own ideas and passions. Enables groups to bid for up to £250/£500/£1k/£2k funding (upfront cost of £200) – more details

Project Lab 2017 – Cinnamon Network competition for church-based social action projects with a youth focus – more details

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