Deanery Youth Champion
The Colchester Deanery Youth Champion is
Telephone: 07767 695166.
To encourage and promote ministry among Young people in each Deanery of the Chelmsford Diocese, Youth Champions work alongside Diocesan Youth Advisors and Area Deans (For the Colchester area these are Rachel Brett & Paul Norrington respectively). The aim of the role is to:
Beks Korniej has a real heart to see communities and churches working with and empowering young people. Beks recognises the capacity of young people to transform the church and the world and is thrilled to be joining in with and encouraging the churches across Colchester. As well as supporting and encouraging more traditional styles of youth ministry Beks is interested in encouraging Christian discipleship and worshiping communities in everyday life.
Beks would love to hear about what is happening in your church community - please email or telephone her to keep her up to date with what you're doing.
Here are some links to excellent websites for youth ministry:
Chelmsford Diocese - www.chelmsford.anglican.org/youth/ministry
Chelmsford Diocese Safeguarding - www.chelmsford.anglican.org/safeguarding
Cinnamon Network - cinnamonnetwork.co.uk
Cry in the Dark (mission work in Romania) - www.cryinthedark.org
CPPAS (safeguarding) - www.ccpas.co.uk
CYO (Colchester) - www.cyocolchester.org.uk
Fusion (Student link) - www.fusion.co.uk
Institute for Children Youth and Mission (training) - www.childrenyouthmission.org
Oasis College (training) - www.oasiscollege.org
Prayer Spaces in Schools - www.prayerspacesinschools.com
Romance Academy - www.romanceacademy.org
Self harm advice and support - www.selfharm.co.uk
Scripture Union - www.scriptureunion.org.uk
Soul Survivor - www.soulsurvivor.com
Urban Saints - www.urbansaints.com
Ventures & Falcon Camps - www.ventures.org.uk
Winstons wish (a charity for bereaved children) - www.winstonswish.org.uk
Click on the left for information about youth events and training.
The Church of England Deanery of Colchester is part of the Colchester Episcopal Area of the Diocese of Chelmsford.
The Chelmsford Diocesan Board of Finance is a registered Charity, no. 249505