Category Archives for "Youth and Children"

Nov 08

Messy Remembrance

This posts looks at Remembrance and allows us to create a Poppy and reflect, pause and pray as a way of remembering those who have fought and died for us to have peace and justice.  To make your Torn Poppy follow the instructions available: http://www.housingaforest.com/torn-poppy-craft/ You can make a Poppy lantern using the template below […]

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Oct 31

YACC Light Party

God’s light prayer. We are Children of light, no longer in the darknessLord, I thank you for shining your light into the darkness. You help me look forward to brighter days. Lord, I thank you for yesterday and I’m thanking you for today too. I thank you for the love you are showing towards me, […]

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Oct 30

Light Party: Walk in the light

Today’s Light Activity is a game called: Walk in the light   Supplies: flashlight (not a phone flashlight – one with a defined beam)   Play: To play, shine a flashlight on the floor in front of the kids, moving it around at random. Kids must try to step on the light while you move […]

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Oct 28

Light Party: Light switch

Today’s Light Party activity is to…….   Help me be a Light to others: Light Switch Cover   To make a Light switch cover you will need: tracing paper or baking parchment, felt tip pens, cellotape or bluetac and scissors Measure your light switch and then draw/ measure out the correct size square on your […]

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Oct 27

Light Party: Christian Pumpkin Carving Story

Being a Christian is kind of like being a pumpkin.   Here’s what God does when we invite Him into our hearts…   Step 1: Wash Your Pumpkin   “We’re not a pumpkin, but we’re kind of like one. God picks us from the patch, brings us in and washes us clean. Just like a […]

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Oct 26

Light Party: Light house craft

Todays craft is to make your own lighthouse. You will need two plastic cups, red tape, black tape and a battery tealight.    The link for the main instructions is here: https://foryourfamily.wordpress.com/fun-craft-ideas/mini-lighthouse/    Whilst making your light house listen / watch to My lighthouse 

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