Welcome to Growing Young Disciples


We're passionate about helping local churches thrive in their crucial task of nurturing the next generation for the glory of the Lord Jesus.

At Growing Young Disciples, we aim to provide both encouragement and practical support, uniting parents, volunteer leaders, churches, and full-time gospel workers in a shared mission: to cultivate and strengthen our children’s and young people’s relationship with God.

Join us in this thrilling and eternally significant endeavour, as we equip and fortify those dedicated to discipling the emerging generations to Christian maturity.

Join us for a dynamic conference experience packed with inspiring speakers, practical workshops, networking opportunities and rich ministry support.

6–9 January 2025. Yarnfield Park.
What we offer

Embark on a transformative journey with our Seminary-level training in children’s, youth, and family ministry.

The GYD Academy is now open for bookings!

What we offer

Short Training Courses and Days

Convenient options designed to fit into busy schedules, covering a variety of topics relevant to children’s and youth ministry.

What we offer

Bespoke Training Events

We understand that one size doesn’t fit all. That’s why we offer customized training events tailored to the unique needs of your organization or church.

Where we serve

Growing Young Disciples serves primarily across the United Kingdom and Ireland, yet our reach extends far beyond borders. Through our innovative online platforms, our training programs are accessible to anyone, anywhere in the world. Join us from the comfort of your own home and become equipped to make a lasting impact on the next generation, no matter where you are.

Growing Young Disciples has a threefold mandate: to train, resource, and advise…

Meet the team…

6–9 January 2025.

Yarnfield Park.

Conference 2025

This year, our theme is ‘Christ: Prophet, Priest, and King’. We will use the traditional categories of Jesus as prophet, priest, and king to enhance our understanding of his life, death, burial, resurrection, and ascension. Be prepared to be blown away by the majesty and beauty of the Lord Jesus!

Seminary level training in children’s, youth and family ministry.

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