Resources

Upcoming Events

Aug
9
Sun
9:15 am Service of the Word with Communi...
Service of the Word with Communi...
Aug 9 @ 9:15 am – 10:15 am
Service of the Word with Communion at Milton Combe
A warm welcome to all at our communion service of one kind, for now!
10:30 am Service of the Word with Communion
Service of the Word with Communion
Aug 9 @ 10:30 am – 11:30 am
Service of the Word with Communion
Everyone is welcome to our Service of the Word with Communion, under new rules (no sharing of the cup or singing) – please maintain social distancing, thank you!
Aug
16
Sun
9:15 am Service of the Word with Communi...
Service of the Word with Communi...
Aug 16 @ 9:15 am – 10:15 am
Service of the Word with Communion at Milton Combe
A warm welcome to all at our communion service of one kind, for now!
10:30 am Service of the Word with Communion
Service of the Word with Communion
Aug 16 @ 10:30 am – 11:30 am
Service of the Word with Communion
Everyone is welcome to our Service of the Word with Communion, under new rules (no sharing of the cup or singing) – please maintain social distancing, thank you!
Aug
23
Sun
9:15 am Service of the Word with Communi...
Service of the Word with Communi...
Aug 23 @ 9:15 am – 10:15 am
Service of the Word with Communion at Milton Combe
A warm welcome to all at our communion service of one kind, for now!

Here you will find resources as recommended by Rev. Andy Bowden:

 

What is Christianity?

Christianity Explored

Christianity Explored gives people time and space to discover the best news they’ve ever heard. Over seven interactive sessions, as they explore Mark’s Gospel, people find out who Jesus is, what he achieved, and what it means for us today.

The Story of God, the World and you!

This is a place to explore the big questions of life. We don’t assume you believe in God but we hope you’ll take the time to engage with his story. It can be told as simply as 3, 2, 1…

Family Focus:

Sunday 26th July: Here are the craft pages for Tristan and Sarah’s last talk with us – we shall miss them so much!!

Sunday 19th July: The craft pages for Tristan and Sarah’s excellent explanation of God’s mercy and justice can be found here.

Sunday 12th July: Please click here for the craft pages accompanying Tristan and Sarah’s brilliant video on Jonah praying in the whale!     

Sunday 5th July: There are several colouring pages, a crafts page and a word seach relating to Andy’s talk on Jonah, which can be found herehere, here and here! Enjoy!!

Sunday 28th June – Please click here to see the craft pages to accompany Tristan and Sarah’s talk on Acts 4 v 23 – 31, about unity, boldness and the power of prayer – a wonderful explanation of the greatness of God and how our view of him should be great as well!

Sunday 21st June Here are the craft pages for Tristan and Sarah’s talk on Acts 4 v 1 – 22…spreading the word about Salvation!

Sunday 14th June – Craft pages to go with Tristan and Sarah’s talk about Repentance and what it actually means for us…are here !

Sunday 7th June –  Please click here to download the great craft pages to go with Andy, Tristan and Sarah’s Family Service on Acts 3.

Sunday 31st May –  Please see here the craft pages designed to go with Andy Bowden’s All-Age Family service on the theme of Pentecost.

Sunday 24th MayHere you will find the colouring pages which accompany Tristan and Sarah’s talk on the power of the Holy Spirit.

Sunday 17th May – Please see the following Craft pages which accompany Tristan and Sarah’s talk on Contentment, based on Psalm 131 vs. 1 – 3.

Sunday 10th May Here you will find crafts to download to go with Tristan and Sarah’s brilliant talk on discipleship.

Sunday 3rd May – Please download here a lovely colouring page to accompany Andy’s message for Sunday’s Family Service.There is also a brilliant brain-teasing word search to download here.

Worship at Home:

There are several Church of England apps for Daily Prayer and Reflections which are a wonderful resource and unite us in prayer. Alongside them,  two simple acts of worship have been crafted, particularly geared to those who are isolated or housebound. Please scroll down the link for Morning and Evening prayers – Please click here. 

Seeds Family Worship offers a fun, easy way for your family to learn, memorise and hide God’s Word in your hearts! All music is word-for-word scripture. It is a great free resource for families to use – with devotionals, songs and videos.

The Bible Project  offers some of the very best resources I have come across and is suitable across the ages, the purpose of the Bible Project is to “Help people experience the Bible as a unified story that leads to Jesus.
 
During this time of worldwide Coronavirus lockdown, The Good Book Company are delighted to offer you a free month’s worth of our premium Daily Bible reading notes that will take you deeper into God’s word, and apply it to your daily life.
Take the opportunity to spend a little more time grappling with the scriptures and pondering their meaning as we seek to serve Jesus, love our neighbours and seek His Kingdom in these difficult times. See the link below:
thegoodbook.co.uk/explore-may2020
 

Helpful Articles:

 
 A Christian Doctor Answers Questions about COVID-19 – Crossways.org article
and ”Make fear your friend”  by the Gospel Coalition

Useful Apps:

https://www.chpublishing.co.uk/apps/time-to-pray The Time to Pray App. is one you can download to smartphones or tablets. It presents everything you need for Daily Prayer, with links to the times and seasons of the church calendar. As of March 2020, the app is completely free. 
 
https://www.thegoodbook.co.uk/explore-app The Explore App contains daily Bible readings with questions to help you engage with the Bible. It runs on iPad, iPhone and Android devices. 
 
https://www.bible.com/en-GB/reading-plans/126-josh-mcdowells-youth-devotions A year long plan of daily devotionals encouraging teens to connect with the Bible that they might grow in their depth of knowledge and insight and so draw closer to Jesus. 
 
https://www.bible.com/en-GB/kids A fantastic interactive App encouraging children to engage with the BIG story of the Bible, with interactive Bible stories, quizzes and more.