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Contemporary story of Zacchaeus

All-ageSpecial event
This is the dramatic story of Zacchaeus in a new context - on the streets of London rather than Jericho, drawing on imagery from a famous money-making board game.

Like a mustard seed

4-7 year olds, 8-11 year olds, All-age
The parable of the mustard seed is one of the most memorable and profound stories that Jesus told his followers. This outline explores some of its meaning with reference to three other Bible stories.

Harvest at home

All-age
This is a simple harvest fundraising activity for families to do at home in the week leading up to a special Harvest Thanksgiving service at church.

A harvest of compassion

All-age
Harvest is an opportunity to thank God for our food and also look outward. This outline draws on Isaiah 58 with ideas for an all-age celebration to help us look outward on the world with compassion at this festival time.

An all-age Trinity

All-ageAll-Age service
The Feast of Trinity comes on the Sunday immediately after Pentecost and celebrates the mystery of God as three in one. This outline is full of lively suggestions for exploring this mystery in an all-age service or special event.

Power from on high

8-11 year olds, All-age
Pentecost is the next festival after Easter but it often gets overlooked. Just as God breathed into Adam at creation, we need the breath of God's Spirit to bring us to new life in Christ. This is a reflective story suitable for an all-age service.