Book of the month
The Christmas Story
Explore the story of the first Christmas together as a family! The Christmas Story is written for parents, grandparents and carers to share with their children through an interactive family Bible and prayer time. Each section provides a brief comment on the passage, questions to discuss, a visual aid to encourage engagement with the story, an activity idea, a prayer idea, a key verse and an Old Testament story link.
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Seven Sacred Spaces
Too often people’s understanding of and engagement with ‘church’ is reduced to corporate worship, when it is so much more. George Lings identifies seven elements in Christian communities through the ages, which when held in balance enable a richer expression of discipleship, mission and community.
The following worksheets are designed to help you go deeper with the seven sacred spaces. They can be used in a group or in a one-to-one meeting, and with children and teenagers.
- An introduction to the seven sacred spaces
- Seven sacred spaces: follow-up material
- Seven sacred spaces: in harmony and distorted
- Seven sacred spaces: virtues and vices
- Seven sacred spaces: introductory questions
- Seven sacred spaces: digging deeper
- Seven sacred spaces: their roles
- Seven sacred spaces: what is their overall shape?
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