What is UTurn?

UTurn Is A Lifestyle That Makes Young People Find Real Happiness And Real Power Through God Who Makes Them Shine In Their Life.


 To guide young people to walk hand in hand with Jesus, shining like stars in their life.


  • Connecting with the youth
  • Caring for the youth
  • Training the youth
  • Empowering the youth
  • In the UTurn lifestyle...

What we do?

We work with young people of ages 13-30 in the following ways.
Through the UTurn Clubs, we hangout with our Uturn community in various cities, nurturing them to tackle their life’s problems and mentoring them to help others.
Through UTurn Events throughout India, we invite many young people to join our community and experience our lifestyle with us.
Through Buddy Groups, we mentor young “Buddies” to learn and practice the Uturn lifestyle.
Through our TV & Social Media programs, Blogs and Music, we teach and encourage young people to beat their issues and struggles in a practical way.
We hope to see a generation of youth who will be happy and powerful individuals in the nation fulfilling their life’s purpose.

Join us today in this journey! 

UTurn Leaders

Samuel Dhinakaran is an anointed man of God ministering among the youth of India and around the world. He has completely dedicated his life to serving God and His people. Over the past years, Samuel has come a long way ministering alongside his family, displaying his gifts and talents for the glory of God. During his early days, he ministered to little children and elevated to nurture young minds during his teenage. Undeterred from God’s ministry he pursued his B.Tech in India and an MBA from the University of Texas. He currently serves as the associate president-youth in the world renowned global ministry Jesus Calls which has prayer towers in 12 countries. He is the leader of UTurn, a youth ministry that aims to inculcate a holy and blameless lifestyle that glorifies God by adhering to His word and being anointed by the Holy Spirit according to Philippians 2:15. Hundreds and thousands of people gather for his meetings to receive comfort, healing and deliverance. Over 80,000 youngsters thronged to hear the Word of God Shared by Bro. Samuel, at Gujarat. Samuel has delivered the comforting Word of God to a gathering of over 400,000 people in a meeting held in Rourkela, Odisha. His meetings draw an average crowd of 100,000 people and 4000 youth. He is a worship leader, preacher, prayer intercessor and an administrator. Several of his music albums in various languages have been an all-time favourite to many people around the world. Samuel Dhinakaran is widely known to the world through television ministry as he has been consistent on Television ever since an early age of 4. His unwavering involvement in God’s ministry since his childhood has gained a great reputation among millions of people. He continues his vision of drawing young people to the love of God through crusades, campaigns, television ministry and social media. Just as his father and Grandfather, Samuel Dhinakaran precedes his ministry tirelessly with great self-sacrifices. His challenge to young people is that they can live a holy life dedicated to God and taste real happiness and power to excel to their heights in their life's purpose.

You may write to Samuel Dhinakaran for your prayer needs: [email protected]

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Stella Ramola is a singer, who has performed as the headliner in many concerts hosted by UTurn, where around 2000 people gathered each event.  She hosted two seasons of a biblical game show called, "Do You Know Your Bible?," which aired on regional television networks and YouTube. Because of her passion for music, Stella pursued a Bachelor of Science in Music Business and is currently pursuing a Master of Science in Digital Marketing. She consistently uploads original music and covers of her favorite songs on YouTube, which has gained over 4 million views. Stella has never been inactive in ministry from her adolescence and is adored by many people for her consistency in the Jesus Calls & UTurn ministries. Stella’s heart is to encourage young people to live out their unique purpose, given to them by God, as they share His love through their life and walk in holiness. In 2019, she created a YouTube channel, naming it the same as her highly-interactive Instagram page - “Stellazlife.” Through the YouTube channel she demonstrates how young people can live their everyday lives while integrating faith into everything they do. Moreover, through her very own website, Stella shares her thoughts on biblical truths and how to incorporate faith in one’s day-to-day life and live as a young, follower of Christ.

You may write to Stella Ramola Dhinakaran for your prayer needs: [email protected]

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UTurn Team

Ambrose Jayasingh - UTurn Manager

Samuel Jeremiah - UTurn Media Producer

Michael D. Barnabas - Editor