Commonwealth Games Activities

Commonwealth Games Activities

Below are some Commonwealth Games activities that are suitable for children and could be used to connect with the Queen’s Baton Relay as it makes its way to Glasgow. The Commonwealth Games run from the 23rd July – 3rd August. Commonwealth Baton: Design...
What Children Want at Church

What Children Want at Church

A leader who knows their name.  Kids want to be known personally. If they get lost in the crowd, you’ll lose them. It’s vital you get them out of the row and into a small circle.  They want to have fun. They want to laugh … play games … be...
School Mentoring Resources

School Mentoring Resources

Over the past few years I’ve supported a number of young people at our local high school. In my work I’ve drawn heavily on the following mentoring resources which provide a good number of challenges, activities, quizzes and exercises. Each booklet is...
Children’s Session: Showing Kindness

Children’s Session: Showing Kindness

Children’s Session Showing Kindness “It’s best to start small. Give a cool cup of water to someone who is thirsty, for instance. The smallest act of giving or receiving makes you a true apprentice. You won’t lose out on a thing.” Matthew 10:42 Team Game: Steal...
Children’s News Feed Wall

Children’s News Feed Wall

    Create a ‘News feed’ wall, encourage the children to write on strips of paper things that they’ve done, news they have etc and stick them onto the News Feed. For younger children you may want to use speech bubbles. It can also be used to help tell that days...