The Message Enterprise Centre is a brand new concept in socially responsible business.
As well as offering excellent goods and services at competitive prices, we’re helping to train and create jobs for young people who need a second chance in life.

The latest from Enterprise

Christmas at the MEC

This Christmas, The Message Trust will be holding a Christmas Day celebration at the Message Enterprise Centre.

Introducing Good Seeds Gardening Services

Say hello to the latest business to join our Message Enterprise Centre – Good Seeds Garden Services. 

Today's prayer point

Pray for our Academy students as they head out on their placements. Pray for boldness as they share the gospel with those they meet.

Urban Hero Awards 2018 – Ruth’s Story

The Mess Cafe features on BBC News

Watch the video from the BBC about our Mess Cafe

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

Finding Family: Joe’s amazing story of transformation

After years trapped in a cycle of drugs and crime, Joe had lost everything, even his family. But after finding Christ in prison, he is now completely free from addiction and has been restored to his family.

The Message and Barnabus

The Message is partnering with Barnabus, an amazing charity working hard to end homelessness in Manchester.

Tying the knot without breaking the bank at the Message Enterprise Centre

The MEC is leading the way as a value-for-money wedding reception venue

Blogger ‘Fun For Louis’ visits Message South Africa

Andy’s review of 2016

Andy looks back at the highs and lows of 2016 – a year full of amazing surprises and many salvations

Multiplying disciples

Ying Kai shares how we can effectively fulfil the great commission through a radical exponential approach to sharing the gospel.

Here I Am, Seek Me

In this extract from his new book Here I Am, Seek Me, Andy Hawthorne highlights the importance of placing prayer, worship and waiting on the Lord at the centre of everything we do.

Clinging on for dear life

Andy Hawthorne reflects on how we deal with the rollercoaster of massive highs and lows of kingdom breakthroughs.

Transforming hope

Ruth, who works in our Mess Café is a wonderful example of how God can completely restore someone’s life from a point of despair in prison, to being given back all that they lost including their family.

Finding freedom and purpose

Danny McEwan, who recently joined our MEC Building Services team, went from being a nine stone, homeless, heroin addict, to someone with a passion to reach those for Christ who were stuck in the same boat he’d been in.

Remembering Tony Westwood

Tony, our Mess Café and Catering Manager, went home to be with the Lord this week

Returning to prison to share new life

Returning to the prison where he was held more than 10 years ago, Cyril has been sharing hope and seeing salvation

Ying Kai

Ying Kai – ‘The Great Commission’

One of our apprentices shared his testimony in a prison service last week, & led all the inmates in prayer at the end. 6 inmates signed up to our discipleship course as a result!

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