Advent and Christmas Resources 2018

Advent and Christmas Resources 2018

Advent starts on Sunday 2 December 2018 Explore the many Kids Friendly resources we have created and found for you to help share this amazing season and message with children and families. Below is a summary of each of the resource pages we have created.  Click on

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Commemorating the Reformation with Children

Why commemorate the Reformation with children? We think there are at least 5 good reasons: 1. To share an important element of our “Christian” story 2. To remind children that God does extraordinary things through ordinary people 3. To remind children that they (and all Christians) are

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Celebrating Bible Month

Celebrating Bible Month

July is Bible Month.  Choose any Sunday or every Sunday in July to celebrate and explore the Bible with children. Bible Sunday Resources Bible Month is a great time to encourage children to read the Bible.  To help with this, we’ve produced this five week session plan

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Matariki

From June 7 – to mid-July Matariki, the Maori new year is marked by the rise of the Pleiades star cluster Matariki, and the sighting of the next new moon.  Different tribes celebrate Matariki at different times. You may want to check out your local Council or

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Disability Awareness Sunday

Disability Awareness Sunday

18 June 2017: Jesus set a high standard for His church in terms of including everyone.  If we truly want to emulate Him, then we must remember and seek out those who are sometimes relegated to the fringe of our community.   Living with a disability or

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Young Leaders Ministry Internship, Taranaki

Do you have young people who could benefit from an internship in “hands on” Christian mission and leadership? Jennie McCullough, Mission Enabler at St Paul’s Opunake in Taranaki, is offering young people (17+) an opportunity of a lifetime in a short term (10 week) INTERNSHIP IN CHRISTIAN

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Kids Friendly Jan/Feb 2017 Resource News

Kids Friendly Jan/Feb 2017 Resource News

We hope you’ve had a good break and are feeling creative and enthusiastic about the year ahead. Our January e-news is packed full of ideas, resources and notification of training events to get you fired up and equipped for Term 1. Our Kids Friendly Planning Calendar is

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