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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 – 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

The Worship Journey – monthly at Bethany Church, Houghton-le-Spring – more details

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

ASK 7:7 – North East Youth for Christ’s new regional youth event – more details

Other youth events/holidays/residentials etc.

Cedarwood Festival 5th-7th July 2019  Lambton Estate, Chester-le-Street  Further details 

ReNEw Holidays – Christian holidays open to all aged 8-16. They are opportunities for children and young people across the North East to spend 4 days and 3 nights together at Scoughall Campsite (just north of Dunbar) – making friends, exploring faith, having fun, trying out new activities, and much much more….

reNEw 1 for 8-12 years olds – Tuesday 20th- Friday 23rd August
reNEw 2 for 12-16 years olds – Wednesday 28th – Saturday 31st August

Further details


Organising a residential holiday and local venues

Organising a residential (CPAS) – download

Seahouses Hostel (Northumberland) – more details

Marrick Priory (North Yorkshire) – more details


Training and Opportunities

Bishop’s Certificate in Youth Ministry – 6 week free introductory course for volunteers and others involved in youth ministry. It includes C1 and C2 safeguarding training. The next course starts on 8th May 2019 at Shildon Alive, 91-95 Church Street, Shildon DL14 1DT.

Further details

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Please contact me if you want me to run a course in your parish/deanery (min 6 participants).

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

Growing Young Leaders – for young people in school years 10-13. After a really successful first cohort, the 2019-2020 course starts on Friday 20th September 2019 and running through each month to April 2019, including 2 short residentials. This is based on a CPAS course. Further details and booking form

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Get involved!

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

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