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We are passionate about enabling children and young people across the South West of England to encounter Jesus, get to know him, and make a choice to Live for More. In May 2019, we are going to walk the South West Coast Path to pray for the region, and to raise £10,000 to help fund the development of new resources for children and young people around the region.

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SWYM’s 20th Anniversary Celebrations

September 1997 saw the official launch of SWYM, with the first five trainees moving into Mid Devon. Twenty years later on and how SWYM has grown. It...

What would Jesus do in the snow?

It’s 1st March and spring is in the air, right? Umm, no. Blizzard conditions are forecast and the local schools are shut…So the difficult decision...

Helping Young People Develop a Faith that Endures

I grew up in a town called Bexhill. It’s in East Sussex, between Hastings and Eastbourne. Bexhill is a green town – lots of tree-lined avenues,...
SWYM is an amazing organisation who do a brilliant and vital job in training, equipping and resourcing youth leaders all over South West England. I urge you to get involved and support SWYM in any way you can – be a part of this fantastic work that God is doing! Mike Pilavachi