School for Urban Leadership

Releasing the potential of urban people & places through practical, formative & accredited programs.

Our focus is on releasing the unique potential of urban people and places through practical, formative and accredited leadership development programmes. As part of Seedbeds Learning, the School for Urban Leadership believes the most inspiring leaders grow in unexpected places. That hope for our world today rises and falls with urban leaders on the front lines of the most challenging urban situatio

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“Hope is not a lottery ticket you can sit on the sofa and clutch, feeling lucky. It is an axe you break down doors with in an emergency. Hope should shove you out the door, because it will take everything you have to steer the future away from endless war, from the annihilation of the earth's treasures and the grinding down of the poor and marginal... To hope is to give yourself to the future - and that commitment to the future is what makes the present inhabitable.”

― Rebecca Solnit, Hope in the Dark: The Untold History of People Power

Newbigin Annual Public Lecture 2024 - Seedbeds 07/05/2024

Newbigin Annual Public Lecture 2024 - Seedbeds Revd Dr Deirdre Brower Latz will give this year’s Newbigin address to stimulate Christians into more thoughtful engagement in the places they live and serve. Every summer we offer a public lecture with a high profile Christian leader who embodies a contemporary spirit of Lesslie Newbigin. In previ...

Apprehension to awe: a journey in pioneer ministry 26/04/2024

Thanks Soobie Whitfield!

Apprehension to awe: a journey in pioneer ministry Do you have ideas for mission in your community? Would you like to explore how your community can flourish in God’s love? If so, why not come and be part of the Newbigin Pioneering Hub to see if your hopes can be realised.

Wesley White Memorial Service 20/04/2024

Thinking of my friend and colleague Wesley White today:

Wesley White Memorial Service In loving memory of Wesley Warren White.May 11 , 1995 - April 5, 2024.

New Urban World Journal: Latest Issue — New Urban World Media 02/04/2024

Congratulations to Andre Van Eymeren and all the team on the reboot of the Journal. The theme of cities and the climate crisis is a crucial one! Great that it can be accessed free here:

New Urban World Journal: Latest Issue — New Urban World Media New Urban World Journal (NUWJ) Volume 8, Issue 1, 2024 is now available to read and download. This issue of NUWJ looks at Cities and Climate Change. The journal provides a mix of academic articles, practioner perspectives, and reviews.

Photos from School for Urban Leadership's post 02/04/2024

Love what Cathy Ross and Church Mission Society (CMS) are pulling together around political theology.


So very grateful for our latest MA intensive with these inspirational leaders at Nazarene Theological College - Manchester . The theme of practicing social justice informed by Christian faith, hope and love can go deep! Could you be our next ?

New Seedbeds Centre in Manor Park URC, East London 19/12/2023

Really looking forward to a local Christmas choir for this opening event at the new Seedbeds:Centre in Manor Park, East London. Brilliant work Dave Bonnydowns and URC Thames North Synod!

New Seedbeds Centre in Manor Park URC, East London Listen to Dave Mann talk about a new fresh expression, change maker and pioneering programmes in the Manor Park United Reformed Church building, East London


Pioneers Wanted! Our next cohort is starting soon and we are looking for Pioneers to join us in our year-long incubation and growth program. If you have an idea that could create a positive impact in your local community, we want you! Don't miss out on this opportunity to turn your vision into a reality. Apply now at

Photos from Nazarene Theological College - Manchester's post 21/06/2023
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