August 30, 2019

Dear all,

When I first arrived at St Mark’s 6 years ago, one of the first things I did in my new role as the Youth Minister was hold a ‘Parents Evening’. An opportunity for parents to feed into the vision for the youth work for the next season and share their thoughts...

April 30, 2019

Hello all!

At the end of March a group of 19 youth, students and leaders from St Mark’s went away for the weekend to Min-y-Don Christian Adventure Centre. This is something we’ve done annually for the last 6 or so years and it is by far one of the best things we do. The...

November 1, 2018

The annual Youth Lock-In. Unless you are a parent or carer of a teenager, or one of our heroic volunteer youth leaders, you are likely to be unaware that this event occurs at St Mark’s around this time of year.

The Lock-In, as the title suggests, is an event where young...

May 31, 2018

A few weeks ago, during staff prayers, we were encouraged to think back on the moments when we first gave our life to Jesus. For me this was at a youth camp. I had not grown up as a Christian and had reluctantly agreed to go with my friends who were part of the local y...

January 26, 2018

I love my comfort zone. It’s familiar and safe and I would live there if I could. I also know that it is not where I grow as a person and a follower of Jesus.

For many months now we have been hearing this phrase - ‘going deeper’ and asking what it looks like to go deepe...

December 5, 2016

When I was growing up, Christmas officially began on the night of 30th November. This was when my dad would go into the loft and bring down the advent calendar. This advent calendar was special because it was handmade by our family, and was made up of 24 pockets, each...

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