‘GB groups are some of the most effective bridges built between churches and their communities – they’ve so much mission potential,’ says Reverend Juliet Kilpin, Former National Chaplain, GB England & Wales.
Primarily working among girls aged four upwards, GB provides a way for your church to connect with girls and young women on a regular basis and helps you to establish relationships with their wider family and friends.
The interactive GB programme helps leaders to develop and sustain this vital youth work; there’s an action-packed programme of national events to get involved with; and our leadership and mentoring programme enables girls and young women to grow.
‘GB is great at working with girls and young women who haven’t got a church background,’ says Ruth Gilson, National Director. ‘The fun and friendship they enjoy at GB provides a non-threatening platform that enables us to explore Christian faith and the gospel together.
‘But we see this very much as a partnership with the church and we want to serve you in reaching out in your community.’
GB has just launched a brand new resource to help company leaders and church leaders to explore together about how GB is part of each local church’s mission toolbox – and how to make the most of their company!
Read more about bridge the gap here.
GB England & Wales' members aged 14 to 24 are encouraged to apply to become Youth Integration Champions and represent us on a Youth United Foundation panel.
Will you help us transform lives at the Esther Generation Weekend 2019? This weekend is GB England and Wales' annual residential weekend for girls and young women aged 14 - 25 facilitated by staff and volunteers.Read more
In 2020 Girls’ Brigade Europe will be gathering together leaders and volunteers for a weekend of fellowship, fun and rejuvenation! To help plan the event they'd love to hear the views of GB England & Wales' leaders. What type of event would you like to attend? Fill in a very brief survey and you could win a £50 voucher for your GB shop.