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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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Dedication - what a load of differences!

02.03.2021

Here’s a storytelling way of presenting the call of the disciples. The fact that Jesus…

Disciples Storytelling

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Dependence - Peter's escape from prison

24.02.2021

This idea uses drama and storytelling to unpack the story of Peter’s miraculous escape from…

Apostles Drama Storytelling

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Determination - not giving up

02.03.2021

This idea picks up on the theme of determination through the story of blind Bartimaeus.

Drama Storytelling

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Easter - A Good Friday service for all

03.06.2021

An outline for a Good Friday service, which is for the whole church family.

Craft Easter Good Friday Holy Week Storytelling The Cross

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Easter - Palm Sunday

04.06.2021

A possible retelling of the events of Palm Sunday that comes at it from the…

Palm Sunday Storytelling

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Easter – a resurrection cross

03.06.2021

A cross that helps tell the story of Easter morning. This is a final cross…

Art Easter Good Friday Storytelling The Cross

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Easter Day – on the Emmaus Road

04.06.2021

Two ideas to use with your group, based on the story of Jesus joining the…

Easter Storytelling

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Easter Day visuals

04.06.2021

Some ideas to illustrate the truths of the Resurrection

Easter Storytelling

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Easter Day visuals

04.06.2021

Some ideas to illustrate the truths of the resurrection.

Easter Storytelling

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Easter through noughts and crosses

04.06.2021

An idea for talking to children about the events of Good Friday.

Good Friday Storytelling

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Easter through punctuation marks

04.06.2021

An all-age talk idea for Easter Sunday.

Art Easter Literacy Storytelling

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Education Sunday – Jesus in the midst

04.06.2021

The following idea is a possible Bible story to use an Education Sunday service and…

Drama Storytelling

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Epiphany – John the Baptist

04.06.2021

An idea for telling part of the story of John the Baptist with a group…

Drama Epiphany John Storytelling

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Exploring forgiveness

08.06.2021

We know we should be ready to forgive those who hurt us but sometimes it’s…

Bible Easter Forgiveness Lent Parables Peter Storytelling

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Exploring friendship using Bible Stories 1: Cain and Abel - brotherly hate!

27.02.2021

A lesson outline exploring the theme of making good and bad choices in response to…

Drama Forgiveness Friendship Storytelling

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Exploring friendship using Bible stories 6: the parable of the unforgiving servant

01.03.2021

A lesson outline exploring the parable of the unforgiving servant with some practical suggestions as…

Drama Forgiveness Friendship Storytelling Teaching of Jesus

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