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Dear Me, love from Me

I’ve been doing quite a few workshops recently, and at the end I often ask people to write themselves a postcard in the form:   Dear Me [insert your name here] Have you remembered to do bubbles prayers in Toddlers? Love from Me [see above]   After a few quizzical looks (it seems this concept is […]

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Celebrate the blossom

“Clean your teeth, please!” I said as my 2 year old put down her orange-paste-laden toothbrush. We were almost ready to go out, and I really wanted to get going. Saying nothing, she placed her toothbrush on the window sill, carefully pushed her long hair back behind her shoulders then picked up the brush and starting doing her teeth. As […]

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Bubbles blessing

This is a a great way to pray with people of all ages, including very young children. Get out the bubbles and say that they represent the blessings of God, that is, all the good things in our lives, as the Bible says that every good and perfect gift comes from God (James 1:17). I […]

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Working with Under 5s

This Saturday I will be speaking at a Lichfield Diocese event in Stoke on Trent about Working with Under 5s. Here’s a few of the thoughts I’ll be sharing: Working with under 5s: Seeing Jesus at work among the nappies and play dough There are many challenges when working with under 5s. I’m sure you can list a […]

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HandsOn discovery

This Friday Team GodVenture (aka me, my Mum and Dad) will be at the Hand in Hand conference in Eastbourne. We’ll be helping run the HandsOn Discovery area as well as selling the new book and other GodVenture products. HandsOn Discovery is a really fun area with 10 zones for different ways of exploring faith, […]