Resources for making the most of your summer Whether your regular scheduling continues or Sunday School is taking a break Summer is already here in Chicago: with a vengeance! Kids break up for vacation much earlier here than we do in the UK (If you're in a school there: keep going - you're really close!) … Continue reading Summer days, drifting away…
Looking at letters Helping kids access non-narrative texts They're one of the things we spend most of our time on in Church and Bible studies, they're where most of our theology comes from and they're crucial to how we interpret the Bible. Yet the New Testament letters (19 out of 27 books) are infrequently covered … Continue reading More from Paul
All about Paul Although Paul would probably like me to point out it's actually all about Jesus We're starting the year as we mean to go on: overlong blog post subtitles and excellent new material to help you prep for your Sunday School classes. This first in the new series features A Scary Day for Ananias … Continue reading Brand New Miniseries
For Kids and Teens and pointing people in the direction of Jesus Scripts for Teens: Don't Miss Christmas This comedy shows you all the nativity characters you never normally get to see; because they didn't show up! The shepherd who's just doing his job properly and the advisor worried about Herod's temper if he goes. … Continue reading More Christmas Scripts
We're nearly there and I'm nearly ready At last! Four advent scripts for four advent Sundays. Head on over and enjoy hearing from fictionalised (but I hope plausible) Biblical characters about some the events in the run up to Christmas. Joseph wonders how the start of his new family will play into the promise that … Continue reading Advent’s completed…
Just in the nick of time or was I aiming to post on the relevant day? (It's the first one.) The script for Second Sunday is up and on the second Sunday of Advent. This one was a little harder to write as I didn't get the inspiration I had with the others. It's also … Continue reading More Advent Stuff
Just in time Some stories for advent I'm writing four scripts for advent one linked to each Sunday of advent. These are probably my favourite things to write: first person accounts. Just for a little while I get to imagine what it would have been like to be there, to see this, be visited by … Continue reading The holidays are coming!