Palestine NOW Let's Talk

palestinePalestine NOW is a new group which wants to get people talking about Palestine, the issues affecting it and Israel, the organisations who are helping IOPT and it is a way for people to understand what is going on and work together. The group is mainly aimed at Christians and hopefully soon there will be resources on the group page to help people understand what is going on and for them to use if they choose to do a talk in a church or something similar.

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Rave in the Nave

Rave in the Nave -  Important information about Rave in the Nave

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Rave in the Nave Event - Evolving and being Re-imagined!

The Rave in the Nave youth event, held in Ely Cathedral, this year celebrated its 23rd year in existence. The event, geared to young people age 11-18, has over many years been hugely successful and seen over 18,000 young people and youth-leaders enter the Cathedral doors. The event has provided an opportunity for young people to enjoy and engage with Christian music bands, a ...variety of entertainment, a chill-out Café, 'The Spirit Zone', and the opportunity to explore elements of the Christian faith and to hear live testimonies.

We celebrate the impact that this event has had on people's lives but recognise that, against the backdrop of an ever-changing Youth culture, it is time to re-evaluate what sort of new missional initiative might be even more fitting to today's young people and culture and engage them in a new way. With this in mind, Rave in the Nave will not take place as usual in July 2016 but is looking to evolve and change. A new group under the umbrella-name of 'RE-IMAGINE' is gathering to meet to partner and discern what missional outreach event or project will meet the aims of connecting young people to the gospel.

Members of the current RE-IMAGINE group include Ely Diocese, Newmarket YFC, Urban Saints, Cambridge YFC, Ely Cathedral, The Salvation Army, Ely Churches, and The Methodist circuit. If you are interested to be part of this process please email us on This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

INVITATIONS: - It would be great for many of those who attended Rave in the Nave in the past to post memories, testimonies or stories about the impact Rave has had over the years! To do this, please go to the Rave in the Nave Facebook page and leave your memories or comments on there! or email:  This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.  

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Crossfire is a United Reformed Church Youth Camp - 26th - 29th May 2017

cflogo-large-wborderCrossfire is a United Reformed Church Youth Camp -  26th - 29th May Second May Bank Holiday Weekend 2017 (Friday - Monday) £30.00 (£40 if booked after 15th April)  Crossfire will be held at Stathern Lodge Farm, Nr. Melton Mowbray, Leicestershire  LE14 4EX. 

crossfireThere will be the usual mix of talks, small group sessions, sung worship lead by the Crossfire worship band, night walks and fantastic cooked food. If you come, you’ll be sent a list of exactly what you need to bring. Crossfire is an exciting event for young people 12+ years (year 7 and up) brought to you by GEAR and United Reformed Church Youth as part of the United Reformed Church.  All of the Crossfire camps are dedicated to provide a safe place to meet with God, to discover and be reminded of all Jesus Christ has accomplished on the cross, and to learn how to live a gospel centred life … and have a lot of fun doing so!

Website:   Crossfire  for more information and booking form about events   Download: Poster and Booking Form

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