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Youth & Children

Welcome to the Youth & Children's pages of the Congregational Federation.

We aim to support all our churches in their ministries with children and young people: advising, coaching and helping to deliver hands-on programmes.  Any church can invite us to get involved.

Monday 15th May 2017

News of the national staff team

Kathryn is in the office Monday, Tuesday, Friday and Saturday. She will be in the Nottingham office on Wednesday and London Thursday for the ICF Regional Meeting. Saturday is Youth & Children's Group.

As well as concluding the work of the Y&C Department, working on the administration of Summer Camp and preparing for the final Youth & Children's Group meeting (of the current committee structure), Kathryn has been working with Heather and Judith to create an exhibition celebrating the history and life of Heaton Park Congregational Church aka The Studio called "This Place This Church This Community", which has now launched and is available to visit until the 26th May.


Click the flyer below to go to the Summer Camp 2017 event page.

 Summer Camp 2017 flyer

Faith shared of her experience on the CWM Training in Mission programme during 2015 at Youth & Children's Group, you can watch her video below showing a snapshot of her 5 months in Taiwan, 1 month in Kiribati and 4 months in New Zealand.



Watch the Young Leaders' Sketch they created for CF-XTRA Factor here:

Young Leaders' Sketch CF-XTRA Factor 2015

For those of you who wanted to see it again, and for those of you who missed it; here's the Young Leaders' sketch from CF-XTRA Factor!

Posted by CF-XTRA on Monday, 17 August 2015


Watch the report to May Assembly 2015 about the Youth & Children's Department work (2014/15):