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Subscribers only: Download as a PDF here. PARTY AIM: To explore the Christmas story and what it means, and to have fun doing so. BACKGROUND: This party is designed for use in a variety of contexts – for... More

Download as a PDF here. PARTY AIM: To explore the Christmas story and what it means, and to have lots of fun in doing so. BACKGROUND: This party is designed for use in a variety of contexts, for example... More

Download as a PDF here. This Nativity play has been designed for church-based children’s groups to perform within their own communities. In situations where we are often unsure who may be there on the... More

Download as a PDF here. PARTY AIM:To give parents, carers and children the chance to hear the Christmas story and respond in some way. BACKGROUND: This party plan is Santa-Rudolf-Christmas- tree-free so... More

MEETING AIM: To enjoy hearing and exploring the Christmas story together.  More

Registered users only: Download as a PDF here.ARTIST: Taylor SwiftSUITABLE FOR: Under-10s  INTRODUCTION This song tells the story of a young woman’s pain in relation to the serious illness of her mother.... More

Registered users only: Download as a PDF here.CLIP: 00:12:14 – 00:18:40  SYNOPSIS It is Christmas, and primary school teacher  Paul  Maddens is charged with producing the school’s Nativity play. Competing ... More

Registered users only: Download as a PDF here. There is no shortage of Christmas craft ideas in books and on the internet, but here are some great activities to help children think more deeply about the... More

Registered users only: Download as a PDF here.The Christmas season is packed full of parties and events designed to celebrate the birth of Jesus. Here are some games to spice up your party! GINGERBREAD... More

Registered users only: Download as a PDF here.“Whether you think you can, or you think you can’t – you’re right.” For years the thought of completing an Ironman filled me with terror. There was no way a mere mortal like me could ever complete... More