Starburst 2018

Starburst 2018

Starburst 2018 – the Diocesan Children’s Ministry Conference – took place on Saturday (16th June), with over 90 people attending. The event took place at All Saints CEVA Primary School in Northampton, and the theme of the day was ‘What roots children in the church, so they continue to engage as they grow older?’ The […]

Children’s Work Cup Nominations 2017

Children’s Work Cup Nominations 2017

Three churches’ children’s groups have been nominated for this years Children’s Work Cup:  St Mary the Virgin, Weldon, St Andrew’s Wellingborough, and St Columba, Corby. The Resourcing Evangelism Among CHildren (REACH) group  will be meeting to determine which of the nominees will become this year’s winner. The nominees are: St Columba Corby wanted to work with […]

Junior Inspire fire themed day

Junior Inspire fire themed day

Young leaders from Peterborough Diocese, aged between 11 and 14, started an adventure by getting on a mini-bus at All Saints Clipson on 5 November. The beginning of their venture was travel to Midshires Covert for a fire themed day with games, sharing, learning and walking together. There was a bonfire, a wide game ‘Capture […]

Easter competition launched for Schools and Churches

Easter competition launched for Schools and Churches

The folk behind the Real Easter Egg have launched a competition for Schools, Sunday Schools and Messy Churches. There will be a prize of £250 for the winner with runner-up prizes of £150 for second placed entries. The winners will each also receive a Special Edition Real Easter Egg. The challenge The Real Easter Egg […]

The Smarties® Nativity

The Smarties® Nativity

Most of us enjoy eating sweets at Christmas but did you know you can use Smarties to think about the story of the first Christmas? You will need: A tube of Smarties                          By Rona Orme Two plates Tip out the Smarties onto the first plate so you can see all the colours.  Choose a blue one to […]

Carve a Heart

Carve a Heart

by Chad Chadwick On Saturday 29th October Peterborough Diocese partnered with World Vision as part of the HOPE Revolution mission to reach out to young people across the Peterborough area. 440 young people and youth leaders from across the Diocese (and beyond) gathered for an amazing fun-packed evening. The Kingsgate Church and Conference Centre was […]

Week of Prayer for Youth

Week of Prayer for Youth

Churches all over the Diocese are joining together in October 2015 for an inspiring week of prayer for young people in their Parish, and for youth work in their Deaneries. Whilst we really hope that very many youth groups all over the Diocese will join in, we would also like to encourage those parishes that […]

Uganda Mission Trip

Uganda Mission Trip

By Karen Setchfield Christ The King, Kettering Youth Uganda Mission Team has been working with Tearfund to organise a Summer Mission trip to Soroti, Uganda.  Andrew Buxton, part of the Mission Support in the church and  Andy Stilwell, Youth Mission Leader, have worked to make the two week trip to Uganda from 5-18 July a […]