WORSHIP FOR CHILDREN
Welcoming you & your family
The Team have had to come up with a new pattern of worship offering physical and digital services, as a consequence of the COVID-19 pandemic. Click on the button to download the current worship pattern, or scroll further down to see upcoming services (physical and digital) suitable for little feet.
Bedtime Church is now pre-recorded. If you’d like a copy, please e-mail our Children & Youth Worker Amy Todd.
A toddler group for pre-schoolers and their carers. We meet Mondays, 9.00 to 10.30am, term time only, in the Church Rooms, Chipping Campden. No need to book just turn up - everybody welcome. Currently closed due to covid. Contact Ros Bishop.
Bright Sparks is a school club for both KS1 & KS2, ran at either lunchtime or Afterschool. The children have a great time learning stories from the bible through games, craft, and discussion.
Collective worship happens once a week in all 7 of the teams’ Primary schools. It is a fun opportunity for Amy and the rest of the team to go into school and support their values for the term and the RP curriculum.
Prayer spaces in school is a wonderfully creative and engaging way for Amy and the team to support mindfulness, reflection, and faith. This is hugely popular with teachers and pupils. Once a year Amy and some of the team hold Soul space a weeklong Prayer space event held at the local high school CCS in Chipping Campden.
Mentoring is something Amy feels privileged to do. Working under the TLG banner. Amy is on hand to support pupils who need targeted intervention.
Life group is held once a week for both the younger youth and youth within the VaCE team. This is an opportunity for young people to get into scripture and explore the Christian faith in a deeper way. It is a fun, relaxed environment where friendships are formed, and discipleship is at its core.
Explore is a lunchtime club ran in CCS the local high school in the heart of Chipping Campden. It is Co lead by a team of youth leaders from various villages within the Cotswolds. The aim is to allow pupils to explore the values and beliefs surrounding the Christian faith in a relaxed and engaging way.
Church & Services
Bright sparks Sunday is held on the 4th Sunday of the month in the scout hut in Chipping Campden. A Messy church style service for all the family. This is a popular, fun, and relaxed service where families can enjoy fresh coffee and pastries whilst their children join in the various craft tables.
Junior church is currently held in both St Peters and St Pauls Blockley and St James on the 3rd Sunday of the month. This is open to all children in both KS1 and KS2. It is a fun way for the children within the church to explore and grow in faith.
Amy is involved in the planning and delivery of multiple family service within the VaCE Team. A multi-generational service for all the family to enjoy.
KS1 - KS2
YOUTH & CHILDREN
Open to KS1 and KS2 children. Held the last week of August. Every year the team create a fun action packed 3 days for the children to enjoy!
Throughout the year various social activities are planned for both the children and the youth with the Team. The Christmas movie night has become a firm favourite!