See Stay Alert to the Spirit in Action

Week one of the new Stay Alert to the Spirit course is now available to try without an account. Take a few minutes to check out all of week one and the video to see what the new intergenerational materials look like. For access to the rest of SATS just create an account.
Where have all the young people gone

Where have all the young people gone?

They have been named the Covid Generation. The long-term impact on education, employment and mental health are still unknown, but one thing is certain; it will be felt for generations after this one.  Our children and young people have been coping with: Cancellation of exams (and a fight for those...
Map showing land and sea around Isreal/Palestine

Join the World of Jesus

Over recent months Gordon Dey has created an eight week zoom driven course entitled World of Jesus that draws from his experience of leading pilgrimage groups to Israel and Palestine over the past 30 years.   Gordon is offering the opportunity for people belonging to JSP linked churches to...

Job Opportunity

We’re Hiring ! JSP has a new opening for a part time (8 hours p/w) Administrator. Please get in touch for the Job Description and application form: brendan@jesusshapedpeople.net 

A conversation around reshaping Discipleship in the Covid and post Covid era

JSP will lead a conversation for HeartEdge exploring the reality, challenge and opportunity for discipleship across church and community. With an explanation of Jesus Shaped People approaches, space for discussion and debate and a focus on young people. Join a panel with stories to share - and...
Photo of Brendan talking about the Stay Alert to the Spirit programme

Stay Alert to the Spirit

Our friends at The Fuelcast have produced a new video of Brendan introducing the Stay Alert to the Spirit resource which you can watch here.

New 7 week course

The new Stay Alert to the Spirit course is now available.  Why not take a few minutes and have a look at the video to see what the new intergenerational materials look like.

Where have all the families gone?

The UK is entering lockdown two.  Churches, which once had started to open, are now being asked to close again.  This time around it feels a lot more depressing.  It might be the weather and the dark mornings and evenings, but things definitely feel a lot more different. In the first half of the...

New intergenerational material

The face of ministry has changed drastically over the past six months.  We have online church, drive through church, pop up church, home church, online conferences and Zoom coffee.  But God hasn't changed.  He remains the same always. We have written the new Stay Alert to the Spirit to help the...

New Programme: Stay Alert to the Spirit

Despite our technology, wealth, and 21st Century ‘know how’ we’ve been humbled by a virus, like an elite Premier League Football Club knocked out of the FA Cup by a team no one has heard of. How did this happen, how can we get rid of it, when will it end, how is it going to affect my future are...

Staff Update

Staff Update Were pleased to say our National Youth Advisor, Dawn Savidge has returned from furlough, as has UK Team Leader Brendan Bassett on a part time basis. 

Take Time and Thy Kingdom Come

This year 'Thy Kingdom Come' is highly appropriate as Christians give special time to pray in the current Pandemic. JSP has recently become aware of a series of very 'Jesus Shaped' Ignatian style meditations entitled 'TakeTime'. We warmly recommend personal use of these during the ten days from...

Jesus Shaped People and Covid19 - News about upcoming resources

This short explainer outlines how we have gone about preparing to create new resources for churches now living with the Covid19 backdrop. In the meantime please see our 2 short reflections around themes that have emerged from this crisis, one on ‘Loss’ and the other around ‘Discovery’. They can be...

'Discovery'

This is a short reflection for churches or small groups tackling a theme around the Covid 19 crisis. It includes key questions for interaction and discussion. Please let us know if you use it or if it was helpful.

'Loss' - A short reflection for Churches including key questions

This is a short reflection for churches or small groups. It includes key questions for interaction and discussion. Please let us know if you use it or if it was helpful.

Thy Kingdom Come and Jesus Shaped People

Thy Kingdom Come and Jesus Shaped People Ascension Day, May 21st to Pentecost, May 31st 2020 The current global crisis is inspiring people to cry out, 'Lord teach us to pray'. This year 'Thy Kingdom Come' can be adopted with greater passion and purpose, as we seek for the Holy Spirit to renew us in...