Category Archives: Children

Advent Journey: I Wonder Trail

A great idea from Hannah at Chiddingfold: To help children engage more fully with the prayer stations “On the Advent Journey” which had been placed in the church, she produced a series of I Wonder questions to use along side … Continue reading

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Creative Ideas for Children’s Ash Wednesday and Holy Week Services

Ideas for helping children to engage with Ash Wednesday and Holy Week on the excellent “Building Faith Blog”

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All Age Worship Resources

A new website full of All-Age Worship resources to download.  Full All Age services, Seasonal services, shorter services, short talks, puppet scripts, dramas and prayer stations.  See http://www.allageworshipresources.org Looking for some new material for Christmas?  Have a look and see. … Continue reading

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From Evidence to Action: Guildford PDE Roadshow

The ‘Evidence to Action Roadshow’ in Guildford Diocese showcased how the Parish Development and Evangelism Team can help you and your parish to grow. Using research to discover what growing churches have in common, the roadshow seeks to help you … Continue reading

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No Rota at St Mark’s!

I love this idea from St Marks – a way to get rid of rotas and still have a service that involves people. Perhaps a good idea for people who don’t do rotas – because they are of a younger … Continue reading

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More than poppies for Remembrance

Have a look at these ideas for reflective prayer activities linked to themes of World War One and Remembrance.  They will work in both churches and schools. We put them around the church as part of our WW1 “Burpham Remembers” events … Continue reading

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Toddler Praise service

Our baby and toddler group is a proper toddler praise service each Sunday – they get very cross if anyone uses the word ‘creche’! They have a puppet/toy story from the Bible, songs, a prayer, games, toys and crafts. In … Continue reading

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