Secondary school children

There's lots going on for young people. Why not come along and try one of our regular groups? And watch out for the specials events, too.

Term Time

J Team – For school years 7-9

Meets on Sunday morning during the 10am service (term time only).

Ignite - For school years 7-9 

Meets at Christ Church from 4pm - 5.30pm on Thursdays (term time only).

Join us for some drinks, snacks, fun games and then some time to think and talk about the Christian faith.

Please note, we kindly ask for a £1 contribution per child per session.

ROOTED  - for school years 10-13

Meets Tuesdays at Christ church from 5.30pm - 7.15pm (term time only).

A shared meal followed by an hour of discussion and prayer, to explore faith through relevant themes and topics and build relationships.

We ask for a £10 contribution for food per half term per child.


CONNECT- For school years 9-13

Meets Friday at Christ church from 7.15pm - 9:00pm 

Our drop-in youth group in the church halls - for more information, please speak to AJ Wade

ASK - A new group starting soon. Details to follow.

Other activities for Secondary school children

Summer Camps

Christ Church has many years of sending young people to summer camps. Venture camps run lots of camps. Please speak to AJ Wade for recommendations. For more information visit


We aim to provide a major mission trip every two years, so that while are older teen are still with us they have the opportunity to serve in a substantial way, other than within their home environment.

If you would like more information about any of the activities listed on this page, please contact our Youth Minister, AJ Wade - This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

See our Events pages for details of events, many of which may be suitable for this age group.

Contact Info

Christ Church Bedford
140 Dudley Street,
Bedford, MK40 3SX

01234 327150