Here you will find resources as recommended by Rev. Andy Bowden:
What is Christianity?
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.
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…
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 May – Here 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 non 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 26th April – Craft pages to accompany Tristan and Sarah’s talk based on Hebrews 11:1-3 (on the Sermons page), looking at building our faith by trusting God’s promises, may be found here: Faith from the Word, Crafts, Verses in a matchbox
Sunday 19th April – Pages of crafts to accompany Tristan and Sarah’s talk can be accessed here:Crafts
More Easter Weekend Activities – lots more fun Easter-themed things to do and make over the weekend and beyond – please click on these links: Colouring page, Dot to dot, Easter Activity Sheets plus all sorts of Family Easter Activities !
A Messy Church Easter Activity Pack with things to make and do (including a hot cross bun recipe) to celebrate this special season. Please click here for the Activity pack and enjoy!
Crafts for Palm Sunday: Please click on the following link to download the Messy Church craft pages to do, ideally before Sarah and Tristan’s talk on Sunday 5th April: Crafts
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.
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: