As part of the run up to Easter we wanted to understand what Passover and the Last Supper was all about. The Passover meal is a big deal and one of the most important events in the Jewish calendar because it remembers when the children of Israel were freed from slavery and led out of … Continue reading Rascals do Passover and the Last Supper.
One of our Compass members aged 9 reports on what we did at Compass tonight: "Tonight at Compass we played loads of different games with James McKnight who is a coach and an instructor. It was really fun and I was really tired after it. We played games like Port and Starboard, Parachute games, races … Continue reading Compass member reports on tonights Compass and Souper Sunday!
Young people's mental health is something that I am hoping we will be doing A LOT of sessions on! This week at Rascals was the first of our Healthy Mind, Healthy Soul weeks. The aim of this session was to get young people thinking about how to look after their minds and in a very … Continue reading Healthy Mind, Healthy Soul 1. at Rascals.
Last Tuesday at Rascals we had a mad run through of Shrove Tuesday, Ash Wednesday and Lent! It was all going on. There were screams from the kitchen during our pancake flipping competition - especially when they hit the floor...chocolate sauce and sqooshie cream, messy paints going everywhere and then there was the burnt ashes … Continue reading Shrove Tuesday, Ash Wednesday and Lent at Rascals!
Happy Valentine's Day on what must be the most beautiful day of the year so far. This was at Bankfoot Church this morning. What a beautiful place we get to live in, what a wonderful God we get to serve!
Last week at Compass we did the 46 day season of Lent in a flurry and record time of 1 hr and 15 mins. ( Well 55 mins if you take away the games and snack.) It was Shrove Tuesday, so good place to start. Susan and Lucy made brilliant pancakes with the young people … Continue reading Shrove Tuesday, Ash Wednesday and Lent at Compass.
During our 'Healthy Mind, Healthy Soul, Week' at Compass we talked about our minds and how to look after them. We looked at different parts of the brain (using play doh), discovered that it's pretty complicated and that we should look after it. So we played table tennis - apparently scientifically proven to be the best sport … Continue reading Healthy Mind, Healthy Soul week at Compass