A long overdue thanks to the many Sunday School teachers who have helped and taught me. Looking at the teaching and activities in this weeks Acts Overview (Lesson 3) I realised just how much of a debt I owe to the other excellent Sunday School teachers I have known. The teaching structure was based on … Continue reading I can’t do it alone:
Or why you haven't heard from me for a while "The shame is strong with this one" - Darth Vader I actually very much enjoy writing stuff for Sunday School - and I enjoy having the opportunity to share what I've written with other people. So you wouldn't think it would be over a month … Continue reading The shame of not blogging
Slowly but surely (That slowness is my uploading speed) Getting the God rescues New Testament series uploaded is taking it's time - sorry about that! There's about half of it up at the moment if you haven't seen it yet. I am somewhat reassured by the fact that the Spirit is making me more and … Continue reading Jesus Rescues!
No, this is not becoming the Organised Sunday School Blog I guess you weren't expecting that though Just to let you know there's a new menu option ~Pre-school~ since I'm going to be writing a lot of material for 0-4 year olds I figured they deserved their own section. Have a click and see what's … Continue reading A couple of tiny changes
The New City Catechism for Kids Cat-eh-kism: difficult to say, difficult to spell A catechism is a method of learning Biblical truth in the manner of question and answer. When I first learned about this I was somewhat sceptical: I didn't think it was particularly bad but it seemed somewhat like teaching things without explaining … Continue reading Catch it if you can!
Kids in Sunday School Firstly check out Tuesday's post: Why I'm pro kids in Church for the other side of this argument. Then read through this blog right to the end for what my ideal scenario would be. Sunday School can reach kids in a way church for all cannot Imagine giving a sermon,you've explained … Continue reading Why I’m pro
Kids in Church All through the service; every service On reading that title you're probably either thinking: "Yes, obvs" or "What?! Are you crazy?!" I'm super interested in knowing which category you fall into - leave a comment and let me know!Whichever camp you fall into keep reading long enough to let me explain my … Continue reading Why I’m pro
Next week is the start of Ramadan, a month where Muslims across the world will be fasting and praying that they will grow closer to God. What a great prayer! And we know that many of them will be earnestly seeking: Ask and it will be given to you; seek and you will find; knock … Continue reading This month
He is not here he has risen! And what a difference that makes to all of us I love Easter - I love the tunes; glorious, triumphant, soaring, key changes and all. I love the celebration; chocolate eggs, hot cross buns, spring colours. I love that the waiting is over; no more 'giving up' for … Continue reading Why do you seek the living among the dead?
There will be new stuff coming soon and there's plenty of good stuff already here I'm not posting anything new this week - my parents are coming to visit, I've recently started a mid-week preschool playgroup that requires a lot of planning, I've not been super organised and I've got some filling in the gaps … Continue reading Hang around: