Posts from July 2020

Posts from July 2020

Daniel In the Lions Den – Sunday 26th July

What’s today about? What are some things you know you should do; that are right things to do? Try to list them or write them down.  Now imagine if someone told you not to do them? Would you?  In our story today, God friend Daniel is told that he should not pray to God anymore otherwise he would be in big trouble – being fed to lions kind of trouble! Daniel knew what the right thing to do was. Would…

Resuming In-Person Worship – Stage 1

As a temporary step towards resuming face-to-face services, during the rest of July and August, we will be offering a simple Holy Eucharist at All Saints’ Cyncoed. Due to the requirement to maintain 2 metres physical distance, the capacity for this service is limited to 14 households (or extended households). Up to 4 members of the same household may sit together, without the need to physically distance. If you wish to attend, on your own or with others, you MUST…

Dry Bones – Sunday 19th July

What’s today about? Have you ever seen a skeleton? Have you ever thought about how amazing your body is? With all it can do? With out bone we would be very floppy and if you where just bones well you wouldn’t move because you had no muscles. You would be a bit stuck without both!  Todays story has a lot of skeletons in it! God has a special message for Ezekiel. Ezekiel was living with Gods people the Israelites far…

Parable of the Sower – Sunday 12th July

What’s today about? What do you need to listen to? Instructions? How to play a game? Your parents/carers? Teachers?  How well do we listen?  Sometimes it is hard to listen, Sometimes we can forget, sometimes we can get distracted. When we listen to good advice and people tell us how to keep safe or enjoy something it helps us and others as well. When we listen to someone it shows love to them. In our story today we hear Jesus…

Opening for Private Prayer

Starting from next Sunday, 12th July, All Saints Cyncoed will be open from 3.00pm to 5.00pm every Sunday afternoon for private prayer. We have put measures in place to ensure the building can be used safely, while maintaining physical distancing. Take a look at this video to get a sense of what the church building will be like when you arrive: Volunteers Needed To do this, though, we need the support of volunteers. There will be two shifts – 2.45pm…

Online Sunday school – The Lost Sheep

What’s today about? Have you ever been lost? How did it feel?  Our story today was told by Jesus about a lost sheep and a Shepherd going looking for it. God is a little bit like the Shepherd look for lost sheep. Being a Christian (following Jesus) is not about how good you are but knowing God finds us and loves us no matter where we are.  We’re going to hear from the Bible, pray, explore what it means to…