Stories


John And Jess


Eden Wythenshawe Park

Manchester

It’s been over 23 years since we launched our very first Eden team into Wythenshawe and we have come full circle and are ready to go again, sharing the good news of Jesus to this community. Read More...

2020 Milestones For Eden


Sarah Small

As 2020 draws to a close, we caught up with Sarah Small, Head of Eden Network UK, for her review of the year. Read More...

Matt


Eden Buttershaw

Bradford

As well as spending their days meeting the practical needs of their communities during the pandemic, our Eden teams have also been tirelessly pointing their neighbours to Jesus. We caught up with Eden Buttershaw’s new team leader, Matt, to find out what’s been happening for young people in Bradford. Read More...

Bramwell & Natasha


Eden Blaen-Y-Maes

Swansea

Home to around 3,000 people, Blaen-Y-Maes is a town that many have forgotten about and desperately needs to hear about the love of Jesus. To build community and share the gospel in every opportunity are Bramwell and Natasha. Read More...

Paul & Lewis


Eden Ragworth And Primrose Hill

Ragworth

It was ten years ago when I decided to give God a chance. Both myself and my wife became Christians through a combination of our connection with CAP and Eden. Through these friendships and conversations I realised that what they were saying about God must be real. Initially I decided to give all this God stuff a go for six weeks, but here we are ten years later and I’m now leading an Eden team. Read More...

Ellie, Emily & Pete


Eden Teams

Openshaw, Fir Vale, Walsall

Belonging to an Eden team is for people from all walks of life. Emily, Pete and Ellie were all living at home, just out of school, plugged into their local churches before they joined Eden as university students. They share their stories… Read More...

Gavin & Jem


Eden Walsall

West Midlands

Before we heard about Eden, we were working out in India together as missionaries, but we had to come back (quite suddenly) knowing we wouldn’t be able to return long term as Gavin got seriously ill. It soon became clear that if we wanted to follow God’s plans for us together, as a team, that could no longer involve India. Read More...

James, Hannah & Eli


Eden Falinge

Rochdale

Before moving to Falinge, we were working as youth and kids workers for our local church in Rochdale. As most of the young people were moving on to university or elsewhere, that gradually slowed down and came to an end quite naturally, so we started to think about what was next for us. Read More...

Liz, Will & Faith


Eden Buttershaw

Bradford

When we first heard about Eden we felt a strong calling, but we also knew that if it was right, it had to be right for all of us. Faith was about nine years old at the time, and she really did not want to go. We visited Buttershaw as a possibility, and as we were driving up the M1 she said, “I don’t know why we’re bothering. We’re not moving.” Read More...