Town Pastors, working in pairs, wearing bright distinctive jackets and headgear,
are Christian volunteers from local churches who are out in the town centre of Felixstowe
most Saturday nights being a positive influence on the streets and providing help
and support to vulnerable people.
In addition there is the prayer team: some pray at the base in town and others pray
What do Town Pastors do
on an evening out?
They provide a positive influence in the town - backed by prayer. Help may range
from giving dehydrated people some water to drink, assisting people to get a taxi
or a lift, waiting with vulnerable people, help to defuse potentially-difficult situations
situations, and work with other agencies to promote safety.