Speaking in tongues

A selection of words for 'hello' and 'peace' in several different languages. This activity gives a taste of how the Holy Spirit enabled the praises of God to be heard in every language on the day of Pentecost.

Mrs Dinn at the Inn

All-ageSpecial event
Finding a new way to tell the story of Christmas is always a challenge. This charming version with illustrations could be just what you need to share the wonder of Christmas with adults and children at a special festival service.

The forgotten story of Christmas

The story of Zechariah and Elizabeth is often overlooked in our eagerness to tell what happened to Mary and Joseph at the first Christmas. The following outline offers a storytelling template to be used in all-age worship and with children's groups.

The shepherd's song: a joy-filled meal

8-11 year olds, All-age
Offering hospitality to strangers is a strong Middle Eastern tradition. In Psalm 23, David sings with joy about the welcome he experiences as a guest of God's generous hospitality.

A Remembrance Cross

8-11 year oldsSpecial event
Background information, Bible link, story, craft and reflection ideas for a session exploring the cross linked to Remembrance Day.

Remembrance Sunday - making peace

All-ageAll-Age service
Ideas for a children's group on Remembrance Sunday including material suitable for use in an all-age/parade service.