Scrapbooking is a much nicer way to put it than pinching other people’s ideas! But, in all seriousness, this is a really clever way of collecting ideas as you see them, keeping them together and even using them to share with your teams and in training sessions. I began a scrapbook when travelling round the […]

Catalyst for change

September for us has been ‘Messy Church’ month. Following on from our audit of work in this Diocese – which was carried out between January and March this year – Messy Church was found to be one of the main areas of growth. The blog this week is all about how getting involved in one […]

Ask the Lord of the Harvest

Last week we thought about the return to school and the theme of ‘new beginnings’. Already though the nights are drawing in and the days are shorter and darker. The weather is feeling autumnal and so the next season begins in our church year and in our work with children and young people. This time […]

Back to School

It’s the perfect time to start something new as parents, teachers, children and young people all return to their normal routine. ‘Back to school’ time also gives us great opportunities for new engagement through schools and in our regular groups. Here are some ideas for ‘new beginnings’ this new term. Assembly Most children will be […]