Youth choir information can be found in our Music section. Groups for babies, toddlers and primary school-aged children are detailed under Children’s activities.

Welcome!

To all secondary-school aged young people: welcome! Below you’ll find all the information you need about youth events at St Andrew’s. We’re excited to get to know you, and to grow in faith and fellowship together. Come along and see what there is on offer.

Youth Termcard for 11-18s

Click on the termcard image below for September-December 2019 details.

Some of our regular activities are listed below. Come along and try them out!

Why Group (for young people aged 11-18)

Why Group meets as part of Junior Church on the 2nd and 4th Sundays of the month at St Andrew’s Hall. We discuss life, Jesus and the Christian faith, and get to know one another better. Games and snacks often feature too!

For more info, contact St Andrew’s Ministry Experience Scheme Participant Hannah Fytche

YO CFC (Youth group for school years 7-13) 

YO CFC is a youth group for 11 to 18s to meet together, socialise, grow in confidence and share ideas. We meet at St Andrew’s Hall on 1st Sundays of the month, from 5.30pm to 7.30pm, and on 3rd Sundays starting at St Andrew’s Church at 5.30pm and ending in the Hall at 7.30pm. We are a youth group for all young people in our local community, whatever your background or beliefs — if you are aged 11 to 18, come along and see!

Check the dates in the term card above for when YO CFC is meeting this term. Please don’t hesitate to be in touch if you have any questions, large or small. Contact St Andrew’s Ministry Experience Scheme Participant Hannah Fytche.

St Andrew’s has a Safeguarding Policy which is actively applied and monitored. Our Parish Safeguarding Officer is Linda Stollwerck Boulton.

Some useful websites for young people:

The Road UK – videos for young people to answer many of the big questions surrounding the Christian faith. Topics include the historical accuracy of Christianity, the Bible, Science and faith, Judgement and tolerance, the Church.

Be thinking – aimed at 14-18s, to help you think through issues that may arise in the classroom or when talking with friends about Christianity.

We Are Tearfund – faith + lifestyle + ethical choices + tackling poverty and injustice

Exam Attack – coping with exams

Bible in One Year – Soul Survivor Bible in One Year and New Testament in One Year, with videos to help you understand and apply God’s word each day.