Forming faith rituals: Playmo-Bible time

One of the things I love to do is use toys to explore a Bible story. It’s a great way to bring faith activities into your children’s world, and it enables them to use the language of play in their faith. This is especially helpful for under-5s, who may not yet be able to express themselves through speech or writing. But it’s good for all of us, adults and children, to use play to explore our faith, as it gives us the freedom to respond to God in ways we might not attempt with words.

I primarily use Playmobil figures and toys to explore the Bible. Of course, other ‘small world’ toys are available, such as Duplo, Lego, plain wooden peg...

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