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Need activities and ideas for primary RE, collective worship, church home groups, children’s and families work or for faith in the home?

The BRF Resource Hub is your one-stop shop for free tried and tested ideas from over 20 years of working in primary RE (through Barnabas in Schools) and in resourcing churches.

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Talking about Christmas - a Special Birthday

01.03.2021

Remembering and celebrating Jesus’ birth at Christmas.

Advent Christmas Nativity

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The baptism of Jesus: a storytelling idea

31.05.2021

It’s no accident that we begin each New Year by reminding ourselves of the story…

Advent Christmas Epiphany Storytelling

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The Christmas Big Picture

31.05.2021

An activity drawing parts of the Christmas story

Advent Art Bible Christmas Craft Storytelling

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The Christmas Tree's Tale

31.05.2021

A story for children to act out around Twelfth Night

Advent Christmas Storytelling

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The Cross and the Crib

01.03.2021

A presentation for Advent and Christmas that links the events of Bethlehem to the life,…

Advent Christmas Nativity

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The forgotten story of Christmas

31.05.2021

The story of Zechariah and Elizabeth is often overlooked in our eagerness to tell what…

Advent Carol service Christmas John Peace Storytelling

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The Giving of Gifts - Talking about Christmas

02.03.2021

Studying the visit of the Magi (wise men) to the baby Jesus, the gifts they…

Advent Christmas Epiphany Nativity

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The goldfish bowl: Why did Jesus come?

10.02.2021

An activity using storytelling and symbols to explain the key Christian ideas about creation, fall,…

Advent Christmas Creation Easter

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The Light that lasts forever

31.05.2021

An activity for a children’s group or for use in an all-age service near to…

Advent Christmas Craft Prayer Storytelling

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The new beginning

31.05.2021

This reflective story has been used regularly by the Barnabas team as a presentation of…

Advent Christmas Easter Good Friday Lent Reflective

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The promise of a child

31.05.2021

A retelling of a story from the early chapters of Isaiah for Advent which could…

Advent Christmas Storytelling

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The story of the big surprise

28.05.2021

Will you be telling the Christmas story at an all-age service this December? This idea…

Advent Christmas Storytelling

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The story of the other wise man

02.03.2021

A first-person dramatic story leading to a presentation about the meaning of Christmas.

Advent Christmas Epiphany Nativity

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The Unusual Journey

28.05.2021

An idea for celebrating Advent with your children groups.

Advent Bible Christmas Craft Storytelling

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