One Church Basingstoke is committed to supporting schools and churches in helping children engage with the message of Jesus. We do this by providing resources around the time of the major church festivals.
Here is a series of 5 videos and activity sheets from the 1CB children and families team for you to use with your school, church and family. Please feel free to share them with those you think will find them useful.
Here is a retelling of the story of Pentecost suitable for use with children.
Here are links to the resources and events that have been created for Easter 2021. These have all been planned to be used in a Covid-Safe manner.
- The Easter Journey – a pack of resources for schools/churches/parents to help their children explore the meaning of Easter. Designed to be used from Palm Sunday on 28th March through until Easter Day on Sunday 4th April. Find out more here.
- In Search of Easter – an interactive treasure hunt using QR codes and clues hidden around Basingstoke Town Centre. Clue sheets available from 1st – 23rd April at London Street United Reformed Church, RG21 7NU; St Michael’s Church, RG21 7QW; St Mary’s Church Eastrop, RG21 7PZ; Trinity Methodist Church, RG21 8SR. Find out more here.
- The Easter Experience – hosted by St Mary’s Church Eastrop on Saturday 3rd April. Find out more here.
- The Garden, the Curtain and the Cross – Easter Day: Sunday 4th April. Find out more here.