Other Resources

Links to other charities and organisations you may find helpful during this time.

Resources for Parents and Children’s Workers

Equipping Every Kid seek to introduce the kids of today’s generation to the real Jesus.
As we emerge from lockdown it is becoming increasingly obvious that we are not transitioning so much as rebuilding. Nehemiah knew all about rebuilding. Why not jump into his story with the kids in your church? Discover how God loves to rebuild, that He has big plans, and we all have a part to play.
Nehemiah: Plans and Jobs
A Holy Spirit course for kids - how cool is that? How much this new generation needs a fresh encounter of the Holy Spirit. EEK have adapted Dave Holden's Holy Spirit Course... for kids!
Holy Spirit Course
The beginning of any story is important, and the Bible is no different. Genesis 1-3 tells us why we are here. We can point our youngest disciples to a God who created us out of love and for a purpose. Check out EEK's first preschool series.
The Beginning
Halloween is often a problematic celebration for followers of Jesus with its pagan roots in the worship of Satan and the celebration of death. However recently in Western society it is more often about parties, dressing up or eating sweets, and can create unique opportunities to engage with our Trick or Treating neighbours. This content can be slotted into a usual Sunday morning or incorporated into a light party. It unpacks the Valley of Bones story in Ezekiel 37, revealing a God who does not ignore or overlook scary and gruesome things. He loves to step in to change and transform them. Our God is not afraid to get His hands dirty. Jesus dying on the cross is proof. God loves to step in, and we can too!
Halloween
Coming soon! A series on Mark's gospel, taken from Phil Moore's Straight to the Heart of Mark book, adapted for kids with a parkour theme. Plus a series on the Fruit of the Spirit.
Their website includes content for churches to use with kids during online meetings, content for churches now meeting together again after lockdown and content for parents to use at home. Resources here

Care for the Family and the Kitchen Table Project, have created a video to encourage leaders in ways to equip and support families to build faith at home in this season. Other videos are also available on their Youtube feed. Watch here

GodVenture for family prayer ideas and resources for connecting with God and each other. Visit www.godventure.co.uk

Resources for Youth Workers

Onelife exists to equip and connect young people and students to become exceptional leaders in every sphere of society. Resources here

Newday is one of the largest Christian events for young people that takes place in the UK every year. Catch up with all the content from Newday 2020 Live and Online. Catch up here

Resources for Church Leaders

Cinnamon Network work closely with churches across the UK and Ireland to help them transform their communities. They have a series of resources on their website. Resources here

Stewardship exist to help the Christian community in the UK to give and receive and to inspire generosity. They have some excellent resources on various topics on their dedicated Covid-19 page. They have also opened up their telephone helpline to any church needing advice, rather than just those subscribing. Resources here

Other Resources

Jubilee+ are hosting regular Zoom calls addressing the impact of coronavirus in different contexts and how churches can support people in their communities. Their vision is to see the church in the UK be a champion of the poor and a means to healthy communities across the nation. Resources here

The Psychology of Crisis Webinar by Dr Henry Cloud. Watch here

CAP UK provide some useful resources for churches in this lockdown period. Resources here