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Jesus’ Parables: What does the parable of the Good Samaritan teach us?

Using these sheets discuss both the characters and the most important part of the parable.

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Good Samaritan

A modern retelling of a traditional parable

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Story Time – the Parable of the Good Samaritan

What do we learn from this parable about who we should care about?

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Story Time – the Parable of the Good Samaritan

What do we learn from this parable about who we should care about?

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Have you ever needed help? Have you ever helped anyone? Would you only help your friends or would you help anyone who needed help? This fun film tells the parable of the Good Samaritan and the man that he helped.

Benny the Boss and the Unforgiving Servant

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Jesus taught people using stories called ‘Parables’. The Unforgiving Servant is a parable about forgiveness. Watch the film here and think for yourself: Are there things that you would forgive and things that you wouldn’t forgive? Should we forgive other people? When you do things […]

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The Parable of the lost coin

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What do you do if you have lost something? How do you feel when you find it again? Watch this film to hear two parables that Jesus told about things that were lost and found? What did Jesus mean by these parables?

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Christianity Unpacked – Jesus’ teaching

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When he was 30, Jesus was baptised by John in the River Jordan and started his ministry – teaching people about God and performing miracles. He did this for three years. During this time Jesus’ did not have a fixed home but travelled around from […]

Parables: The Unforgiving Servant – film and lesson material

What did Jesus teach about the importance of forgiving?

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Parables: The Unforgiving Servant – film and lesson material

What did Jesus teach about the importance of forgiving?

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Jesus taught people using stories called ‘Parables’. The Unforgiving Servant is a parable about forgiveness.   Click here for additional teaching material 

Jesus’ parables

What is a parable? - The parable of the Rich Fool

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Jesus’ parables

What is a parable? - The parable of the Rich Fool

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A parable is a story used to teach people a moral lesson (for example, how to treat people in need) or a spiritual lesson (for example, what God is like). This film is an example of one of Jesus’ most famous parables – the Rich […]

The Parable of the Lost Son Video

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Jesus’ parables

What is a parable? - The parable of the good Samaritan

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Jesus’ parables

What is a parable? - The parable of the good Samaritan

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A parable is a story used to teach people a moral lesson (for example, how to treat people in need) or a spiritual lesson (for example, what God is like). This film is an example of one of Jesus’ most famous parables – the Good […]

Likewise

A modern day retelling of the Parable of the Good Samaritian

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Likewise

A modern day retelling of the Parable of the Good Samaritian

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This is a modern day retelling of the Good Samaritan seen from the point of view of a young lady. Note: Please be aware that some of the themes in this film are only suitable for older children and teenagers. We recommend that teachers watch it […]

The woman caught in adultery

Use these questions to discuss the importance of forgiveness and Jesus' teaching on judgement

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The woman caught in adultery

Use these questions to discuss the importance of forgiveness and Jesus' teaching on judgement

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Jesus calms a storm

Use these questions to discuss the miracle of Jesus calming the storm in more depth.

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Jesus calms a storm

Use these questions to discuss the miracle of Jesus calming the storm in more depth.

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Parable of the prodigal son and the waiting father

Use these sheets to explore the parable in more depth.

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Parable of the prodigal son and the waiting father

Use these sheets to explore the parable in more depth.

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How to make a palm cross

Follow these easy instructions to make a palm cross

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How to make a palm cross

Follow these easy instructions to make a palm cross

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Parables – Foolish and wise builder and the sower

What do the parables of the foolish and wise builder and the sower teach us? Use these creative ideas to explore the two parables in more depth?

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Parables – Foolish and wise builder and the sower

What do the parables of the foolish and wise builder and the sower teach us? Use these creative ideas to explore the two parables in more depth?

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Signs and Symbols

Use these sheets to discuss the idea of symbols and to focus on the key Christian symbols

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Signs and Symbols

Use these sheets to discuss the idea of symbols and to focus on the key Christian symbols

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Visit to an Anglican Church

Use these sheets and ideas to make the most of a church visit

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Visit to an Anglican Church

Use these sheets and ideas to make the most of a church visit

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What robes does a vicar traditionally wear during the Christian year?

Use these sheets to explore in a creative way what a vicar wears and the colour of the robes.

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What robes does a vicar traditionally wear during the Christian year?

Use these sheets to explore in a creative way what a vicar wears and the colour of the robes.

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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 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 […]

What do we learn from a healing miracle?

Explore and answer these questions on the sheet about the miracle of the healing of the paralytic man

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What do we learn from a healing miracle?

Explore and answer these questions on the sheet about the miracle of the healing of the paralytic man

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What can we learn from Christian art?

Use this sheet to discuss the issues around Christian art.

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What can we learn from Christian art?

Use this sheet to discuss the issues around Christian art.

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Christian Marriage

Use these sheets to discuss a Christian view of marriage.

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Christian Marriage

Use these sheets to discuss a Christian view of marriage.

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What do Christians believe about our world?

Illustrate these statements to show what Christians believe about our world.

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What do Christians believe about our world?

Illustrate these statements to show what Christians believe about our world.

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Who takes care of us?

Use this sheet to discuss the parable of the Good Shepherd and think about all the people who look after us.

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Who takes care of us?

Use this sheet to discuss the parable of the Good Shepherd and think about all the people who look after us.

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What is celebrated at Harvest?

Use these sheets to explore Harvest as a thanksgiving festival and the idea of why saying thank you is important.

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What is celebrated at Harvest?

Use these sheets to explore Harvest as a thanksgiving festival and the idea of why saying thank you is important.

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Faith through actions

Use this sheet to discuss prayer, reading the bible, saying thanks and helping others.

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Faith through actions

Use this sheet to discuss prayer, reading the bible, saying thanks and helping others.

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Confirmation

Explore what actions and thoughts take place during a confirmation service

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Confirmation

Explore what actions and thoughts take place during a confirmation service

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