I never wanted to work with the under-5s. I preferred children who were toilet-trained, and could walk and talk. As a person who loves reading and writing, I found it hard to relate to these tiny bundles... More

A round up of the month's children's news. More

Parenting can feel like something of a high-wire act, especially when it comes to discipline. Rachel Turner explores the balance between punishment, teaching... More

As this is the December issue, I thought I ought to talk about Christmas. It does seem to have become... More

Do we have a tendency to save ‘real worship’ for children who are ‘old enough’? Do our toddler groups... More

Good Friday can often be a tough part of the Easter story to explore. It involves sadness, pain and despair,... More

Meeting aim: To discover that Jesus is alive.  More

Recent research suggests that as many as one in six young people will experience an anxiety condition... More

How do we encourage our children to have fun in our children’s groups and church, while ensuring their... More

The environment our children are growing up in seems to be constantly changing. What does that mean for... More