Youth Blog

Saints Residential 2015 – by Joe and Oli Fuller

On Saturday the 18th of April, the Saints group went on a residential for one night near Petersfield in Hampshire. After an hour’s drive in the minibus we arrived at the Privett Centre and unpacked our sleeping bags and kit into our dorms. Firstly we had free time...

SAINTS Climbing Session

On March 1st, around a dozen SAINTS enjoyed a climbing session at The Arena, led by our very own qualified climbing instructor Mike King. Here are some of the photos taken by Rev Jo…...

Young Performers

During the year there are many opportunities for our young people to take part in worship and teach the congregation about God. On January 25th Sunday School performed the story of the Conversion of St Paul during the 9.45am service. The play contained many moments of...

SAINTS Pamper Evening 01/02/15

SAINTS recipe for successful pampering Take one chapel. Adorn it with fairy lights, tablecloths and beanbags. Dim the lights and turn on the iPod. Add the following ingredients: – a dazzling array of nail varnishes, art pens and decorations – a choice of...

The Big Sleep Out 2014 – by Grace Eminson

At the start of half term my dad and I did the Stonepillow Big Sleep Out with Graham, Alex and Kate Jones. We did it to raise money for all the homeless people. When we arrived at the cathedral, we made shelters. They were cardboard boxes and when we had finished we...

Youth Songs of Praise 29/06/14

On the afternoon of Sunday 29th June, many of our Sunday School members took part in a Youth Songs of Praise. The music, readings and prayers all reflected the theme of God’s creation and the natural world. Recorder player Daisy Donoghue, and her cousin Elise...

Sunday School Summer Picnic

On Sunday 8th June some of our families gathered at Eartham Woods for a Sunday School Picnic. To supplement our own food, we were treated to a barbecue and then toasted marshmallows over a campfire. Sunday School leader Jenny Ellis – who knows the terrain very...

Ascension Day Balloons – 29th May 2014

After our children’s Ascension Day service we released a host of helium balloons. Notes were attached to each balloon explaining that it had been released to celebrate Jesus’ rising into heaven. We also asked the “finders” to contact us to let...

Father Christmas pays a visit

The Wednesday Club held a Christmas Party for toddlers, parents & carers.  The toddlers danced to festive songs and tucked into festive treats, while the grown-ups enjoyed a glass of mulled wine and mince pies.  The toddlers were treated to a surprise visit from...