My Street Pastors Experience

We’ve been interviewing some of our volunteer Street Pastors to hear about what being a Street Pastor is really like. This week, we spoke to one of our Street Pastors who is a Team Leader. Tell us a bit about yourself: I work part-time. My children are now all young...

My Street Pastors Experience

We’ve been interviewing some of our volunteer Street Pastors to hear about what being a Street Pastor is really like. This week, we spoke to one of our Street Pastors who has been with us for a while. Tell us a bit about yourself: I am a retired Insurance Director. I...

My Street Pastors Experience

We’ve been interviewing some of our volunteer Street Pastors to hear about what being a Street Pastor is really like. This week, we spoke to one of our newer Street Pastors. Tell us a bit about yourself: As a very busy retired teacher I like to be involved in the...

My Street Pastors Experience – Sue

We’ve been interviewing some of our volunteer Street Pastors to hear about what being a Street Pastor is really like. This week, we spoke to Sue. Hi Sue! Tell us a bit about yourself: I have been a Christian for 40 years and am a qualified school teacher but have left...

Conversation with a Church Leader

Steve, one of our Street Pastor Team Leaders,  interviewed John Kirkland, Vicar at All Saints, Hoole to talk about Chester Street Pastors. Here's Steve's report: We chatted about the impact that having 5 Street Pastors in the church family was making.  There was a...

The Cost of a Street Pastor – Part 3 – Care

This week, Ken, one of the trustees, continues our series on the cost of a Street Pastor.   This is the third in this four part series in which I am concentrating on the attributes of a Street Pastor. As you would expect, Street Pastors are aiming to be...

My Street Pastors Experience – Hilary

We’ve been interviewing some of our volunteer Street Pastors to hear about what being a Street Pastor is really like. This week, we spoke to Hilary. Hi Hilary! Tell us a bit about yourself: I am a retired Speech and Language Therapist, my husband Neil is also a Street...

Interview with CH1ChesterBID

We've recently been getting in touch with some of the other organisations that we partner with to see what they have to say about Chester Street Pastors. Nicholas White from CH1ChesterBID, answered some questions for us:   How is your organisation linked with...

Training – Part 2

Elaine, one of our Trustees who is responsible for Street Pastor training, writes this week about how our Street Pastors are trained. How initial training happens: For new volunteers it begins with the opportunity to join two Friday or Saturday night patrols in...

Giving Away Our Faith

This week, Gordon, our Chair of Trustees, shares with us an example of the training that is given to our Street Pastors. This article summaries teaching I have given to Street Pastors as part of their training on evangelism. I first came up with the model when I was...