Prayer using hand movements

4-7 year olds, 8-11 year olds
An introduction to prayer, using different hand positions to help us with different sorts of prayers with a link to Psalm 141: 2b

A selection of Christmas readings for children

All-ageSpecial event
This idea contains a variety of readings and poems that could be read by children or children and adults as part of a Christmas carol service, Christingle or special event.

A Ugandan Christmas

All-age
Idea for exploring the celebration of Christmas around the world, focusing on a nativity set, a song, a prayer, a Bible story and an activity from Uganda.

Prayer activity on talking to God

4-7 year olds, 8-11 year olds
An introduction to prayer and into understanding the different ways in which we can approach God with links to Jesus' teaching on prayer in Matthew chapter 6

Amos - judgement and justice

8-11 year olds, All-age
This outline is part of a mini series for Advent and explores the book of Amos and how his message helps us to get ready for the events of Christmas.

Hosea - judgement and love

8-11 year olds, All-age
This outline is part of a mini series for Advent and explores the book of Hosea and how his message helps us to get ready for the events of Christmas.

Mary and the angel

8-11 year olds, All-age
This Advent idea unpacks the story of Mary and the angel from the beginning of Luke's Gospel and explores what it might teach us about our own response to God.

Micah - judgement and hope

8-11 year olds, All-age
This outline is part of a mini series for Advent and explores the book of Micah and how his message helps us to get ready for the events of Christmas.