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Stand Up for Yourself

A mother is not a person to lean on, but a person to make leaning unnecessary. – Dorothy Canfield Fisher

As mothers we are always looking out for our children’s well-being and best interests. 476 more words

Newspaper Column

The Sermon - It's for Kids, Too

We have heard many questions – and a few objections – to our view that Christian families ought to have as a goal worshiping together. Many of the questions/objections have to do with children and sermons. 1,018 more words

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Mothering Sunday

Here’s a preface for Mothering Sunday, suitable for use with Additional Eucharistic Prayer two:

You made us to love and be loved,
to care for one another in good times and in bad, 39 more words


Confessions of a Church Hunter

By Sophia Sinclair

Our family recently joined the ranks of church hunters. Simultaneously loved and misunderstood, church hunters are a conspicuous group of seekers trying to find a congregation that fits. 671 more words


Children in the Church Services

I have long been a proponent of having children in the regular church services. Even though in my past I have led children’s church, I have come to the conclusion that it is not a viable solution for the congregation which I shepherd. 512 more words


Flower and Water Prayers

Draw a flower template (about palm-sized) on a piece of paper. The petals should not be longer than the diameter of the central circle of the flower. 104 more words


Short preface for AEP2 (Candlemas-flavoured)

We’re allowed to write our own little prefaces for the second Additional Eucharistic Prayer (for use when significant numbers of children are present). Here’s one for Candlemas, and there are more… 29 more words