The FirstServe Christian gap year programme, run by Counties, GLO and Echoes International, is designed to bring young people closer to God through mission. Watch Nathan, one of our 2019 intake, explain how he has decided to follow God’s plan for His life.


  • for all of our FirstServers, as they study at Tilsley College, serve in a local church placement and then serve overseas
  • for the tutors, church leaders, mission workers and mentors, as they guide our FirstServers through their year
  • for the FirstServers, as they study God’s Word and take part in the discipleship course which runs throughout the year, that they might have a deeper relationship with God.