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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 […]

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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 […]

The Big Christmas Quiz

How much do yo know about this Christian festival?

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The Big Christmas Quiz

How much do yo know about this Christian festival?

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Use this quiz as an introduction to topic of Christmas and explore how much the class really know about this Christian festival. Click here for a lesson plan on how the quiz can be used

Unwrapping Christmas Lesson

Why is Christmas so important for Christians?

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Unwrapping Christmas Lesson

Why is Christmas so important for Christians?

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Used alongside the ‘Big  Christmas  Quiz’  and the ‘Why  Christmas?’ film, this lesson looks to explore key events in the nativity story and explain their importance to the person of Jesus. It also aims to explain the significance of Christmas to Christians today. Click here for […]

Medium Term Lesson Plan – Light

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

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Medium Term Lesson Plan – Light

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

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  Click here to download the medium term lesson plan for ‘Light’

The Story of Christmas

What happened at the first Christmas?

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The Story of Christmas

What happened at the first Christmas?

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In this fun film Gran tells Mark, her grandson, and all the children watching the story of the first Christmas. In doing so she answers the BIG questions: What is an angel? Were there really three wise men? Why did they bring such strange gifts? […]

The First Christmas

What do we learn about Christmas in the Bible?

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The First Christmas

What do we learn about Christmas in the Bible?

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Christmas is an important time for Christians. It is the time when they remember God coming to earth in the form of a baby (this is known as the incarnation). In the Bible, Jesus is referred to as ‘Immanuel,’ which means ‘God with us.’ The […]

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What makes Christmas so special?

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Christmas

What makes Christmas so special?

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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.’ Most schools will put on Christmas plays, in towns Christmas lights decorate the streets and Christmas trees can be seen […]

Mary

What was her part in the Christmas story?

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Mary

What was her part in the Christmas story?

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Mary was a girl in her teens, engaged to be married to a man she loved called Joseph. One night, she was visited by an angel who gave her a unique task – a part to play in saving the world. Watch this film to […]

How to create an advent calendar.

Use these templates and guide to create a fun advent calendar

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How to create an advent calendar.

Use these templates and guide to create a fun advent calendar

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