When we first heard that schools would be closing, we were facing a big change in our lives.  Yet that has now become the new normal for us.  Several weeks on, we hear that schools are preparing for going back, but not…



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Book Review: ‘The End of Youth Ministry? Why Parents Don’t Really Care about Youth Groups and What Youth Workers Should Do about It’ by Andrew Root Reviewed by Andy Castle Link: https://www.amazon.co.uk/End-Youth-Ministry-Parents-Theology/dp/1540961397 So I was intrigued, and flattered, when someone from the marketing…



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How should we be talking to children about faith during this difficult and challenging time? Children react to news stories in a variety of ways.  Over the past few weeks I have seen completely different perspectives from children.  One view was a…



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Children seem to have plenty to say to each other, some are still vocal when we want them to listen, yet when it comes to asking children to pray, have you ever experienced the room go quiet as no-one is confident  enough to…



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