Category: Why Street Pastors?

16 September, 2018

The Bear with no name! Can you name our new mascot Bear?

For its 25th Anniversary Ascension Trust has adopted a mascot bear, but it currently has no name. Help us name the bear as well as fundraise for your chosen Street Pastor area. Donate £2.50 per name entry (no restrictions to how many entries per person). The entered names will be shortlisted and a winner will […]

13 April, 2016

Why I’m a street pastor: Belfast volunteers reveal all

We asked the team in Belfast why they volunteer as street pastors.

16 September, 2015

#youmakeadifference tweets Chief Constable

It followed a conversation that the coordinator of Southend Street Pastors had with a rough sleeper who had contacted the team to ask for a sleeping bag.

11 February, 2015

What’s the point of Street Pastors? An answer to Critic no. 4

Criticism of street pastors occasionally appears on the letters pages of local newspapers or online. Perhaps you’ve heard someone question the role of the street pastor, or even asked the questions yourself.

9 February, 2015

What’s the point of Street Pastors? An answer to Critic no. 3

Criticism of street pastors occasionally appears on the letters pages of local newspapers or online. Perhaps you’ve heard someone question the role of the street pastor, or even asked the questions yourself.