Children’s and Youth Ministry

This is an area of our work which we take very seriously and is still developing.

In Church
For All Age & Family Services at all churches, please see the ‘Services’ page.

Parent & Toddler Group
In St Mary’s on Wednesday afternoons from 1pm until 3pm during school
term-time. Toys, games and activities, tea and squash. £1 per family.

Tiny Tots
In St Bart’s every Tuesday in term time from 1030 -11.45. A fun time for children of
pre-school age with a parent, grandparent or carer. Come along and join our friendly
group for coffee and a chat, biscuits and lots of different toys to play with.

Youth Groups. SAACK (Silly Adults & Cool Kids!)
SAACK meets at St Bartholomew’s church hall on the 2nd & 4th Fridays of the
month - 6pm to 7.30pm - for food, discussion, fun & games.  Cost: £2 per session
More info from Benefice Office

MESSY CHURCH
A fun way for families to worship together.
Each month we have a Biblical theme - sessions consist of craft activities,
singing songs, story & prayer, followed by food which we share together.
Within the Benefice, there are 3 Messy Churches usually at the following
times:

HOLY CROSS HOATH
1st Saturday Monthly - 11.30am to 1pm

RECULVER PRIMARY SCHOOL - Main Hall
2nd Tuesday Monthly (term-time only) 3.20pm to 5pm

GOOD FRIDAY Children‘s Workshops. These are for all children and are held in
St Bart’s Church. All sorts of craft activities, and lots of things to take home
afterwards, as well as drama, music and worship.