Easter for Families
There’s lots going on for Holy Week at St Mary’s including daily night prayer on Zoom at 8.30pm, times for private prayer in St Mary’s church and bookable services on Easter Sunday. Do visit see the What’s On page of our website for full details.
Come to the grounds at St Mary’s over the Bank Holiday weekend and complete our Easter Trail. This can be done outdoors using social distancing. Check this page to find out when it goes live!
Some other materials that come recommended for families this Holy Week:
For young children:
- The Roots Holy Week Take Home Sheet
- The Godly Play series of short videos that Nicola has recorded. Here are links to the first five: Week 1 | Week 2 | Week 3 | Week 4 | Week 5
- A 7-minute Lego version of the Easter Story: Bible Builders - The Easter Story in LEGO - YouTube
For older children:
- A family devotional: Dwell Easter Resource_devotional.pdf
- A 15-minute re-telling of the Easter Story using pictures, music and puppets
- A video showing how to fold a Palm Cross.