As this is the December issue, I thought I ought to talk about Christmas. It does seem to have become a significant occasion over the years, but to be honest I’ve not got much to say. How about I quickly... More

We’ve all sung along to this creepy Christmas song, but have we ever stopped to ponder its backward theology? Be good and you will get presents. Be nice and Santa will reward you. If you’re on his naughty... More

Do we have a tendency to save ‘real worship’ for children who are ‘old enough’? Do our toddler groups look more like babysitters’ clubs than churches? Should we expect under-fives to be filled with the... More

Editor Ruth Jackson spoke to award-winning children’s author, Sally Lloyd-Jones. Sally’s book, The Jesus Storybook Bible, is celebrating its tenth anniversary this year, having sold over two million copies... More

Meeting aim: To think about how the Holy Spirit changes lives. More


Here is a story for you to tell at home, perhaps at bedtime or as part of a God-time during your day. Enjoy doing the actions together! Alternatively, you could also use this story in a children’s ses... More

New year isn’t necessarily a family event designed with younger children in mind. My youngest, currently four, has put in a request to stay up late this new year and watch the Bee Gees, which is what she... More

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

As it’s nearly Christmas, Alex Taylor looks at what we can do to help children celebrate this important festival in our homes More

A round up of this month's news. More