Messy Church Activities June 2019

Blindfold GameJesus promised that God would send us a helper, called the holy spirit to be with us and help us all the time. Do you like letting somebody help you? What is it like listening to your helper? Do you find it easy to trust?

Bindfold instructions

Hover Craft – with Stanley and District Men’s ShedStanley and District Men’s shed

The cushion of air under the hover craft helps it to move smoothly. We sing God Behind, God Beside God ahead. God is with us all the time to help us as we move through life.

hover craft

Hover Craft theory

Wind Twirl – Hang up your wind twirl and watch it, You can’t see the air but how do you know it is moving? You can’t see the Holy spirit either, how could you know the holy spirit is at work?

wind twirl

Fruit Bingo Play the game and see if you can discover all the fruits of the spirit.

fruit bingo

Big Surpising Painting – what do you see appearing? What signs can you see appearing in the world of Love, joy, peace patience, kindness, goodness, faithfulness, humility, and self-control ?



Edible Fruitle Drive make a whole person with all the fruits of the spirit. Love, joy, peace patience, kindness, goodness, faithfulness, humility, and self-control help us to live life to the full.

fruitle drive

Fruit Sweet Prayers – Think of individuals or organisations who show Love, joy, peace patience, kindness, goodness, faithfulness, humility, and self-control. Choose a fruit treat Stick the wrapper to the tree and thank God for this person or people.

Windmill Make a windmill, it looks nice, but what is missing? what fills you with energy and helps you to live life to the full?

windmill instructions

Big air zooka – Be surprised by the power of the air! Have you ever experienced an amazing thing you could never have expected. The Holy Spirit can work in amazing ways too.

Make an air zooka – and move the air with it, you can make lots of small differences in the world. What small things could you do to make the world better?

mini air zooka instructions

Giant Bubbles See how the air transforms the bubble mixture into something wonderful and beautiful.


HUGE bubbles from Dr Zig’s from Wales.

Many thanks to the Hospitality volunteers who provided a yummy tea, and to the Tayside Hotel where we bought our delicious takeaway pizzas.

Many thanks to everybody who collected things for us to use in activities, donated money, food,  drinks and everything we needed.

1Notices 12 may 2019

Future dates at Sunday 1st September and Sunday 8th December 3-5pm.

Messy Church flier June 2019