The Message has been rooted in the Midlands through Eden for a number of years. In 2018, we took our missional work to the next level through Higher Midlands 2018, seeing thousands of young people at our gigs and introducing many to Jesus for the first time. In the next few years, we’ll be planting more community-transforming Eden teams, building up our creative schools work and looking at opportunities for Christ-centred enterprise and work in prisons.

The latest from Midlands

Higher sees 25,685 pupils in the Midlands and introduces more than 1,200 to Jesus

The Higher Tour is well and truly on the road – with the Midlands leg completed in February and March 2018. 

Eden Walsall: The Higher Tour in Walsall

In March this year the Higher tour went to the Midlands and Eden Walsall had the opportunity to be a part of it. Mission team BrightLine ran a great session on self-esteem at Walsall college with one of the teachers…

Today's prayer point

Thank God for Lewis, the new team leader of Eden West Bowling (Bradford). Pray for him and his family as they settle into their new community.

Higher Midlands Highlights

We’re the best not-for-profit to work for in the UK!

The moment we won Best Not-for-Profit To Work For in the UK

‘We realised we were looking for Eden’

Gavin and Jem Hicks became unsure of God’s direction for their lives after leaving India. However they soon found purpose and a home in Eden Walsall, West Midlands. They share their story…

We’re the Best Not-for-Profit To Work For in 2018 according to the Sunday Times!

We were second last year and this year we’ve gone one better and come out on top!

Eden Walsall: Bringing the community together

‘I have prayed for so long to hear children’s voices ringing round this church once again and can only thank God for answering my prayers at long last and trust that He will continue to bless and anoint ministries here in this parish’

Martin Storey – ‘Birthing a Vision’

Celebrating Christmas with Eden Walsall

Thanks to their local housing group, Eden Walsall were able to put on a Christmas party for the families in their community.

Being The Message: out now!

Being The Message is the new book from The Message team! Release date: 1 December 2017.

Eden Walsall: Fashionable Truth

Eden Walsall held a workshop for the young people of their community focussed on being clothed in salvation, sharing how God designed them and how he has amazing plans for their future.

Celebrating 25 years of The Message!

Rachel Hickson – ‘Keep Your Cutting Edge’

‘We have snakes if you ever need them!’

Our Eden teams give so much to their communities and it’s amazing when we see these communities giving back. Eden Walsall saw such a moment only recently.

Bring Back The Tribe!

Andy Hawthorne

Andy Hawthorne – ‘Grace, Grace and Even More Grace’

Introducing… SoulBox and Amongst Wolves

We’ve launched two brand new missions teams to work in schools across the UK as part of the Higher Tour

Andy invites you to the Message Conference

Flow Podcast 2018

Flow Podcast Episode 34 (Apr 2017)