Tag Archives: Easter

Easter ‘Faith at Home’ with the family

Here are two ideas for exploring the Easter story at home this weekend. Some of you will have seen the animation The Super Cool Story of Jesus at the Easter Fun Morning in Hardwick.  Following on from The Well Good … Continue reading

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Hardwick Easter Fun Morning

Last Saturday’s Easter Fun Morning included Messy Church style Easter activities such as Easter ‘bonnets’, Easter gardens, egg decorating, and footsteps to the cross (ie cutting around your footprint in paper and together making a footprint trail along the aisle … Continue reading

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The Easter Experience (in Dry Drayton church)

The Easter Experience is a semi-immersive story telling experience that takes groups of children from the school through the stories of Holy Week and Easter.  Our version has been put together by an excellent and hardworking team in Dry Drayton … Continue reading

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Easter service for Dry Drayton school, 1 April 2014

At the Dry Drayton Easter service on 1 Tues, we explored the meaning four different crosses from around the world using Bible passages and stories. Yr 3/4 told us about their ‘It’s not fair!’ project in which they are using … Continue reading

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Learning and prayer in Lent

Lent is traditionally a time of self-reflection and prayer to prepare for Easter.  Rather than giving something up why not do something special to demonstrate your commitment to following the way of Jesus.   Here are some ideas… Support your prayer … Continue reading

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For Pentecost

The following caught my eye this week and is from Pentecost by William Blake. Unless the eye catch fire, the God will not be seen. Unless the ear catch fire, the God will not be heard. Unless the tongue catch … Continue reading

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Gazing up into heaven: a meditation

I used this meditation as an extra on the back of the Ascension Day service sheet.  I think it captures the way that earth connects to heaven in the Ascension story, and our commission to bear witness to Jesus on … Continue reading

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