Hello! There’s lots going on for young people here at St James’ & St Luke’s. Come and join us! All our regular sessions are completely free. Find out more below. Rev’d Nick Gurney is currently heading up Youth work across Glossopdale. See the update of what’s been happening below – it’s been fantastic!
Sunday Morning Youth is on 10:45am-12pm in the Vineyard for secondary school aged children.
- Great games and snacks
- Time to discuss questions about life and Christian faith and explore the Bible
- Opportunities to listen to God and pray for one another
Come and get involved! It’s always great to have new faces. Email Suzanne at the church office for more details (email@example.com).
Roots youth club is on 7:00-8:30pm on Sundays in the Vineyard for secondary school aged children.
- Tuck-shop, tabletop games and time to chat
- Loads of fun doing crafts and active games
- Drinks, snacks and interesting conversations
- Chill quiet time to reflect and breath
- Occasionally learn a new skill, eat together, and have a guest speakers
Come and join us, you’d be most welcome! Email Suzanne for more details.
TNT is an afterschool drop-in 3-4:30pm on Fridays at Dinting Church for secondary school aged children.
- Free toast (sometimes cake!)
- Free teas/hot chocolates/milkshakes
- Board/card games and good music
Come and chill out! TNT is overseen by Rev Nick Gurney (firstname.lastname@example.org).
Events and Outings
We aim to have a monthly special event for the young people. This varies from BBQs to adventure trails or meeting with other youth groups in the wider area. Please do invite your friends! Email the office to find out what we are planning next.
Annual Youth Camps
Youth Weekend Away – Our next one planned is 7th-9th October 2022 in the Peak District and costs £50 per person. In collaboration with other regional youth groups we’ve had amazing fun on youth weekends away. Email Rachel Blake for more details (email@example.com).
New Wine/Luminosity – This year we at Whitfield Parish attended UNITED Week B: 29 July – 3 August 2022. We encourage families with young people to join us next time! You can book here.
Whether you’re a young person or a parent, here are some resources which are freely accessible that you may find fun, helpful and encouraging.
Answering Questions About Faith
These websites offer some good answers to help us understand Christian faith
Devotional & Prayer Resources
Mental Health Support Resources
Activities & Fun
Youth for Christ have been putting out free youth sessions and plans: https://yfc.co.uk/youth-work-online-all-sessions/
Youth for Christ YouTube Channel
Scripture Union Lockdown: Support and Resources
Why not browse the Christian Classics Ethereal Library?