Festivals

Medium Term Lesson Plan – Light

Explore how light is used as a symbol during Advent and the Christmas season

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What is the significance of a Christingle

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What is the significance of a Christingle

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Click here a ‘Make a Christingle’ Sheet The origins of Christingle services are unknown but the word means ‘Christ Light’ and celebrates Jesus coming as the light of the World to show people the way to God. The orange is round like the world. It […]

Advent Adventures

A Free Downloadable Collective Worship Resource

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Advent Adventures

A Free Downloadable Collective Worship Resource

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THE ADVENT ADVENTURES ‘Advent Adventures’ is a resource for use in Collective Worship at Christmas. The 10 monologue scripts tell the unfolding ‘big story’ of Christmas and can be used daily across the two weeks in the lead up to the Christmas holidays in assemblies […]

Palm Sunday

An animated version of the events of Palm Sunday

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Palm Sunday

An animated version of the events of Palm Sunday

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This is a short animated retelling of the events of Palm Sunday.

Christianity Unpacked – Christmas

Complete Lesson Resources

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Christianity Unpacked – Christmas

Complete Lesson Resources

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Christmas is probably the most popular of all Christian festivals. From the beginning of September shops and restaurants are getting ready for the ‘Christmas rush.’ But for Christians, the significance of Christmas is not found in the shopping or the decorations – it is not even in […]

The Christian calendar and colours of the Church year

Use these resources to explore the symbolic colours used throughout the Christian year.

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The Christian calendar and colours of the Church year

Use these resources to explore the symbolic colours used throughout the Christian year.

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The Anglican Church, together with the Roman Catholic Church and others, use a calendar that divides the year into different seasons. The tradition has grown up for the seasons to be associated with different colours. Click here to download the activity sheet  Click here to […]

How can you help people in need throughout Advent?

Download this Traidcraft Advent Calendar. For each day of Advent it shows how we can pray for the world and help the people in some of the poorest countries in some practical ways.

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How can you help people in need throughout Advent?

Download this Traidcraft Advent Calendar. For each day of Advent it shows how we can pray for the world and help the people in some of the poorest countries in some practical ways.

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Click here to download the Traidcraft More-Than-Just-A-Paper-Chain-Advent-calendar

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