A Christmas Reflection

A Christmas Reflection

Hidden within the Christmas story is I believe, an example of how best to live our lives. It’s a story about caring for others, celebrating diversity, and understanding our shared humanity. The nativity account brings together a cast of characters from every part of...
Assembly: How not to be compassionate

Assembly: How not to be compassionate

I’m aware that sometimes teachers/chaplains/youth workers stand up in front of young people and tell them all the things they should be doing. Today’s assembly was on compassion so I took the opportunity to be honest about how difficult doing the...
Anger Management Guide

Anger Management Guide

I stumbled on this Anger Management guide from Moodjuice – it could be adapted to use with group of young people or used in mentoring work.  I’ve found the worksheets and sections on patterns of thinking particularly helpful in exploring with young people....
Assembly: Life is

Assembly: Life is

Life is a journey filled with lessons, hardships, heartaches, joys, celebrations and special moments that will ultimately lead us to our destination, our purpose in life. The road will not always be smooth; in fact, throughout our travels, we will encounter many...