The Story of the Shoes

The Story of the Shoes

Sometimes the delivering the children blessing can be quite tricky. It can be a difficult task to pitch it at the youngsters while keeping the rest of the congregation engaged. I recently used this poem by Leanne Freiberg called ‘The Shoes” and found that...
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...
Where is God Powerpoint

Where is God Powerpoint

This is a simple PowerPoint slideshow adapted from a 13 year old girl’s poem ‘Where is God?’ Where is God Poem PPT The full poem is below… Where is God? God’s in the snowflake that melted But not in the snowball you threw She’s in the midnight...
Hoods – A poem by Mr Gee

Hoods – A poem by Mr Gee

Are young people really as bad as the media makes out? Are they any different from previous generations? A poem by Mr Gee. To Hood! Or not to Hood! That is the question. Whether it is nobler in the mind to suffer the slings and arrows for wearing such an outrageous...