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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…

Christian Aid week 2021

10th – 16th May 2021 Christian Aid Week will look a little different this year for us but there are still plenty of ways you can be part of this life-changing week locally, alongside other churches from across Cardiff East. Here are some highlights: Donate online Does digital donating work for you? Check out our Just Giving and Facebook fundraising pages. delivering Envelopes We have decided not to pursue traditional House-to-House collection this year due to coronavirus. There are still…

Discoverers at home – Easter Day – 4th April 2021

Whats today about? Whats the best news you ever had? How did it feel? Was it a surprise? Easter is about the death of Jesus and what surprised his followers was that he didn’t stay dead. He rose from the grave! God brought him back to life. He died so that we can have a life with God forever. Jesus’ friends started the day sad that they had lost Jesus but … SUPRISE! It turned into a happy day. Today…

Discoverers at Home – Jesus enter Jerusalem (palm Sunday) – 28th March 2021

What’s today about? Have you ever been excited to see something or someone? Fireworks on bonfire night? Seeing a celebrity or someone famous? Watching your favourite sport? I wonder are you quiet or loud? Usually when one of these things happens there’s lots of excitement and noise! In our story, Jesus arrives in Jerusalem and there is lots of excitement and noise they are excited because of all the things Jesus had done and what they think he will do!…

Discoverers At Home – Lets SIng – 21st March 2021

What is today about? What is your favourite song? Why is it your favourite? Is it fun to sing or dance to?  In today’s Discoverers, we will be looking at songs in the bible! There are a few places where songs are written down. For example, Mary, Jesus’ mum sings a song when she hears that she will give birth to him. There is also a whole book of songs in the bible called the psalms. They are all about…

Discoverers at home – Mothering Sunday – 14th March

What’s today about? Today we are thinking about Mothering Sunday which falls every year onthe 4 th Sunday of Lent. Traditionally, it was a day when children who hadgone to work as servants were given a day off to worship in their ‘Mother’church, the main church or the cathedral in their area. On this day theywould visit their mother and family and often take gifts. Story Time Questions? What do you think about what Jesus did? What do you think…

DISCOVERERS AT HOME – Jesus cleans the temple – 7th MARCH

WHAT’S TODAY ABOUT? Hello everybody! Friends in the ministry area and further! When was the last time you were angry? I wonder if you can remember what it was about? Was it right to get angry when you did? In todays story we see Jesus getting angry. Getting angry is an emotion like any other. It’s okay to feel angry but we need to learn to control it and know when its right to use it. Jesus is angry because…

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…