Youth and Children
Here you will find all the up to date information about what is happening with youth and children at HTR while the church is closed because of the coronavirus outbreak.
Find out some helpful tips to help with school closure
Worship at home
Youthscape have created a liveblog around the coronavirus which includes resources for youth groups
NSPCC livestreaming and online video guidance
Here is a resource aimed at helping young families to engage with biblical themes and stories through secular books on anxiety
Activites and thoughts for different age groups:
Topics include: Major festivals, Under 5s, Film clips, Creative prayer, Colouring sheets, Science, Outside activities, Songs for children , Bereavement
Digital Family Prayer Adventure https://www.thykingdomcome.global/resources/digital-family-prayer-adventure-map
Prayer Prod: A reminder to take 10 minutes away from work, chores and home life to be with God.
Faith at Home / YCW: Faith at Home is a monthly digital magazine for parents to encourage you in sharing and exploring faith at home. Sign up for a free account with Youth and Children’s Work magazine and you can download all current and previous editions.
Bible Chat Mat: The Go Team at Bath & Wells Diocese have produced these printable mats to encourage faith conversations at home. Colour them in, read the Bible passage and discuss the questions and pray together.
Worship for Everyone: Experienced children’s worship leaders Nick and Becky Drake are leading online ‘Family At 4pm’ worship sessions via Facebook every Saturday at 4pm.
Engage at Home / daily family prayer & worship activities: Engage Worship are producing a daily simple prayer and worship activity for families to do together using movement, interaction, craft, play and more.
Bible Podlets: These simple podcasts from Blackburn Diocese Board of Education offer Bible study and discussion suitable for all ages. Each podcast is 15-20 mins long.
Rend Co Kids: This website has lots of great videos of well-known Rend Collective songs in a child-friendly style.
Bethel Kids: This is the official Youtube channel of Bethel Kids with videos of all their well-known songs.
Hillsong Kids: This is the official Youtube channel of Hillsong Kids with videos of all their well-known songs.
is a time to:-
L-isten to God's voice and reflect.
O-bey His word and His teachings.
C-all on Jesus name and be calmed.
K-now what is the purpose of all this.
D-well in His presence. Do not panic.
O-ffer a prayer for everyone's safety.
W-ait and be patient. This too shall passover.
N-uture our personal relationship with Him.