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DISCOVERS AT HOME – Samuel is called! -17TH JAN

WHATS TODAY ABOUT? When was the last time you were called? Maybe it was by parent asking you to come and eat? Or maybe you got in trouble and you were called to sort it out? Maybe you’ve been called to help with something? Take some time and maybe write down the different ways which you can get called? In our story today we think of a different type of calling: God’s calling. We’ll think about someone special in the…

Discoverers At Home – St David’s Day – 1st March

Whats today about? Today is all about Saint David. Today is the day we remember him – March 1st. It’s also a time to remember everything Welsh. How many Welsh things can you list? Saint David was a very important man he did lots of wonderful things. But he was humble he said to “remember the little things.”. St Paul wrote a letter to some Christians he knew in Colossae, the book is called Colossians in it he says “You…

DISCOVERERS AT HOME – Jesus takes on a challenge – 21st FEB

Whats today about? Temptation! Do you know what it means? Can you name some things you maybe tempted to do? Jesus was tempted and challenged to do some things which he knew weren’t right and listen to someone (Satan) who wanted him to do wrong. Sometimes we can be tempted to do things we know aren’t right but God can be there to help us when we are. Today we will hear the story, reflect, make some bread, pray and…

DISCOVERERS AT HOME – Transfiguration – 14TH FEB

Whats today about? What do you see? Do you see letters or funny shapes? Try looking from a different angle or moving closer or further back from the scene… did anything change? In our story today Jesus changes in front of his disciples and some special people appear as well. Jesus wasn’t just a man, he was special, he was God’s son. Sometimes people aren’t what they appear to be the first time you see them which shows us we…

DISCOVERERS AT HOME – Creation – 7th Feb

Whats Today about? What is your favourite animal? What is your favourite place? Who is your favourite person? There are so many wonderful things that are in this world in our story today we hear about God making the world and it all being good! Sometimes things can get messed up and people don’t look after Gods world. Pollution and global warming are big issues for our world. God asks us to look after his world. How can you do…

Discoverers at home – Promises At Candlemas – 31st Jan

What’s today about? Have you had to keep a promise? Try and write, draw or remember out-loud how many promises you have made. Were they easy to keep? Todays story is all about promises the promise that God would send someone to save his people Israel (spoiler its Jesus!) God promised as well that Simeon will see this saviour before he died. This promise was not just not just for Gods people Israel, it was also for the whole world!…

DISCOVERS AT HOME – Jesus at a Party – 24TH JAN

Whats today About? When was the last time you where at a party? Possibly a long time ago! Can you imagine being at party and the cake running out? Or all the drinks? In todays story all the wine ran out at a wedding Jesus was at, no one knew what to do and they where a bit worried. Jesus knew what to do though. Today we are going to hear a story, reflect and pray. STORY TIME! QUESTIONS? CHOOSE…

Discovers at Home – Baptism Of Jesus -10th Jan

Whats Today About? Have you ever waited for something? Or looked forward to being able to get something new? Maybe a game, toy or your teams kit! I wonder if there is something you can’t wait to get? In our story today we see a big reveal! Jesus is baptised and revealed to be Gods Son! We are going to hear the story, do a craft and pray together! Story time! Questions? Choose One Of the Following What did you…

In person services suspended

Having reviewed our arrangements earlier today, we have made the difficult decision to suspend all in person services in Cyncoed Ministry Area until, at least, the end of January 2021. We recognise that, for many, the ability to attend services in person is a great comfort and a lifeline in these challenging times. However, at the same time we must also take seriously our Christian responsibility to safeguard and protect the most vulnerable in our community. Therefore, we have decided…

Advent & Christmas 2020

In 2020, Advent & Christmas will be very different to previous years, because of the various Covid-19 restrictions in place. We are living our lives as never before – distanced from each other, anxious, uncertain, fearful, sick and grieving. Many feel the shadows of darkness and despair all around them. So, this year, we invite you to join us for a mix of online and in person services which draw us towards the light. The light of Jesus, which is…

Diocesan Healing & Reconciliation Conference (Online)

Revd Beverley, along with Revd John and others from across our Diocese, have organised what looks to be a fantastic online conference on Saturday 7th November to explore healing and reconciliation. The half day includes a keynote address from Dr Gillian Straine, who spoke so well at our Ministry Area Study Day last summer, and a great selection of group workshops. Have you wondered about any of the themes of healing, wholeness, wellbeing, or rebuilding relationships? Are you looking for…

‘Fire break’ Lockdown Update

Following the Welsh Government’s announcement of a new ‘circuit breaker’ lockdown from 23rd October to 9th November, our in-person services on upcoming Sundays will be suspended. During this period all our online services will continue, along with our new online Life Groups. If you are struggling, and we can help in any way, do get in touch with one of our team.