Tags archives: Children

  • If the vestments fit??? Jo and Siobhan after the service on Sept 25th....the vicar let them try on his vestments for size. Do we have a new vicar in the making? Maybe a 'job share'!!!
  • Hi everyone hope you had a great summer break. We thought it might be fun to have some Nursery Rhyme themed activities this term. We have bought some new carpets over the summer, a ball pool and a pirate water trough so more fun to be had! Looking forward to seeing you all on Wednesday. Weds 7th... [read more]
  • Messy Church for August will be a swim and Barbecue On Wednesday 10th August at St Ives Primary School at 3.30pm A swim followed by a BBQ tea provided. Please let the Parish Office or Sara Watt know if you are coming
  • At the Family Service in April we were joined by the Beavers who were celebrating 30 years since the Beavers were established. They presented an explanation of what the Beavers are all about, and paraded their flag, which was also brought forward for a blessing. Beavers are the youngest of the Sc... [read more]
  • https://soundcloud.com/user-439388727/adventurers-at-hospital-radio-bedsidehospital radio bedside An Evening at Hospital Radio Bedside. As many of you may know, I present a radio programme every other Sunday evening from 8:30-10:30. On Hospital Radio Bedside (hospitalradiobedside.co.uk) essentia... [read more]
  •   December's Messy Church saw us remembering all sorts of people from the bible who appear in Jesus' family tree. We made little Adam & Eve figures, Noah's Ark, a burning bush to remember Moses, a whale for Jonah, ladders for Jacob, a crown for ... [read more]
  • Saturday November 28th saw us madly making and decorating gingerbread ready for the Advent Gingerbread Service the following day. A lot of the gingerbread had been pre made and cut into shapes of all the nativity figures, so that the children (and adults!) could decorate them. But the children al... [read more]
  • Georgina was so thrilled to be making candles at Messy Church, that she took it into school for her reception class 'show and tell'. She was apparently very excited for other children to see it and spoke about Messy Church with glee!
  • Messy Church enjoyed a swim party at the first school, followed by a barbecue, where parents and children enjoyed a lovely afternoon, and were blessed with perfect weather. Messy Church starts again on September 9th.
  • On Sunday May 17th we were privileged to have Bishop Johnathon join us for our All age service at 10am. We decided to make it a service of Holy Communion, and the bishop invited all the children at the service to gather round the altar while he prepared the communion, so that they could see what ... [read more]
  • Our theme this month was the story of David and Goliath, and how a young shepherd boy was able to defeat the fiercest soldier of the Phillistine Army, a man whom the rest of the Israelite army were all frightened of.  We watched a video clip of the story, and then the children talked about how trust... [read more]
  • The children, staff and parents were invited to All Saints for their Christmas Carol Service again this year, and everyone enjoyed the childrens' contribution, and also that of the after school choir.
  • The Christingle Service on Sunday was a very enjoyable festive event presented by Graham with Rev Jude participating as an orange so the children could add the ribbon and the seasons to create a real live Christingle making the whole event very interactive and fun for everyone. Here are a few photos... [read more]
  • Nutkins meets on Wednesday mornings in the Church Centre. For further details contact Lisa Hover Tel: 07403 386688
  • Scouts and guides are both part of one of  the worlds largest youth organisations, and are also  registered charities. Both organisations give young people opportunities they might not necessarily receive and welcome both boys and girls from any walk of life. The principles  are simple: to develo... [read more]
  • Our Messy Church Group is held on the second Wednesday each month from 3.30pm to 5.00pm. This is a busy and lively group where lots of constructive and relevant crafts are provided for the children to create, learn about Jesus and meet other children. This group also meets with Revd Judy Morton i... [read more]