Sharing the Easter story

 Sharing the Easter Story God’s Big Plan – A “Godly Play” style Easter story Every story whispers His name.  Sally Lloyd Jones.  The Jesus Storybook Bible Cheryl Harray, our Kids Friendly Advisor for the Synod of Otago and Southland, created this resource using the beautiful illustrations from

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Messy Church Resourcing Day

Bring your team to our first 2016 Messy Church Resourcing Day in Wellington. When:  Saturday 12th March 2016,   9:30 am – 3:30 pm Venue: Paraparaumu, St Paul Cost:    $ 60 per team A chance to explore in depth the five core values of Messy Church and to network,

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Super Kids Club Programme for Trial

Would you like to connect with community kids, create lifelong memories and share the love and message of God in a way that endures?  If so, you might like to trial “The Super” Kids Club curriculum available from Laingholm Baptist. We’re looking for churches to pilot this

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Christmas Music Resources

What’s new? What are the tried and tested favourites for singing the Christmas story with children and all ages together?  Kids Friendly has collated some recommended songs and CDs from people around our churches. Let us know what you love too! Hey Mary This popular interactive song

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Christmas Gift Ideas

Christmas Gift Ideas

Stories and songs The brilliant folks at mainly music are offering us their range of wonderful Christmas titles at very affordable “mainly music member” prices. C is for Christmas: Using the alphabet, this book combines the elements of the Christmas story rather than telling the story from

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Celebrating Christmas@Home

Christmas for many of us becomes a frantic, stressful time of present hunting,  prizegivings, dance shows, parties, Santa and preparation for our big summer holiday.  How can we help families bring Advent and Christmas into their homes and prepare their hearts and lives again for the coming

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Intergenerational Advent

Advent starts on Sunday 3 December 2017.  This season of preparation for the coming of Christ is a wonderful opportunity to involve children in many of our Christian practices. Advent Worship Together Worship Together:  Advent This resource is a collaboration between Kids Friendly and Worship and Arts

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Kids in mission

Operation Christmas Child: Why not start term 4 with a mission project? Our season of Advent and Christmas can be self indulgent.  Operation Christmas Child is a wonderful way to focus attention on the millions children all over the world who do not experience Christmas as a

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Networking and Training Event Wellington

Wellington Children’s Ministry Leaders Networking & Training Event TUESDAY 13 OCTOBER: 6.30 PM TO 9.00 PM St John’s in the City, Corner Willis and Dixon Streets You’re warmly invited to this Kids Friendly training and networking event. Programme: 6.00 to 7 pm:   Soup, rolls and conversation 7 to 9.00

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