Glasgow Street Pastors is a volunteer-based initiative with a mandate to be a visible Christian influence in the city of Glasgow.
Teams of Street Pastors walk the streets of Glasgow every weekend demonstrating compassionate care in the heart of the city. We operate a Safe Zone at St George’s Tron church every Saturday night, on Friday’s during the festive period and at other busy times in the city centre. The aim of all our activity is to help, to care and to listen. We work in partnership with local churches, Glasgow City Council, and Police Scotland, forming what is known as the Urban Trinity.
GSP is also part of a larger international movement of Street Pastors.
Co-ordinator's News March 2019
During the month of March our teams on the streets and in the Safe Zone assisted over 150 people who found themselves in a state of vulnerability while using the city centre on a Friday and Saturday night. What a blessing therefore that we had 85 Street Pastors patrolling in our teams during March and 29 providing help and support to the vulnerable in the Safe Zone. Our presence in the Central Station also provided assistance to over 20 people. We are blessed in GSP with an amazing team of...