The Spiritual Child Network:

Awe and Wonder

Together on the Way

Children's Ministry Matters

Celebrating children's spirituality, their insights, experiences, gifts and questions.

Discovering ways we can travel alongside children on our shared Christian journey of faith.

Providing support, ideas and resources for those involved in children's ministry within a Christian context.

What's new:

Worship Day: An R.E. day for the whole school focussed on Worship and Prayer. Including different ways of praying, creating worship spaces, music in worship, confession and intercession: different kinds of prayer, making symbols.

Created World An event for primary school children exploring the theme of creation.

Seasonal material:


All Age Worship for Harvest: A harvest service based on the medieval cycle of the church year.

Hunger: Prayer Stations These prayer stations use the story of Elijah and the widow of Zarephath to reflect on hunger in the Bible and in the world today

The Parable of the Sower: Prayer Stations Prayer stations for the sower based on the themes of the path, the rocks, the thorns and the good earth

Bible Sunday

Prayer Stations for Bible Sunday: The prayer stations included the books of the Bible, the writers of the Bible and the Bible through the ages.

All Hallow's Eve and All Saints

All Hallows Eve: Goodies and Baddies: This Goodies and Baddies party explored the themes of light and dark, good and evil...

What's where:

Spirituality Links to Prayer, Godly Play, Sacred Space and Story

The Child in Church Links to Thoughts on Worship, Services, Elements of Worship, Prayer Stations, Under 5s, Baptism, Holy Communion, Liturgy Boxes and Children's areas.

Seasons and Festivals The church year from Advent to Christ the King. Including Seasonal Journey from Lent to Pentecost and Tree of Life - using a Christmas tree cross from Christmas to Creation.

The Child and Community Links to Children at home, Schools, Footsteps, Wider Community and Special needs.