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Latest News

All Aboard Online coming soon!

Ripple Children’s Ministry is planning to start online sessions of the All Aboard programme beginning Sunday 26th April. The sessions will include the our usual mix of activities including stories, quizzes, prayers, games and challenges. There will be accompanying resources available in the All Aboard section of this website. Just click on the All Aboard tab at the top of the page to get

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Free resources from

Each month Worshiphousekids provides a free video to download. This month they are making a bundle of 3 kids worship songs with accompanying videos freely available for anyone who wants to download them. The aim is that while we are not able to worship together in person, these songs can be used at home and all three of these will be appropriate and encouraging

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Useful websites

Here’s a newly compiled  list of useful websites for leaders who do Children’s Ministry from the Children’s Ministry Network. Many thanks to them for putting the list together. Useful Websites for Children’s Ministry word Useful Websites for Children’s Ministry pdf  

Resources from Illustrated Ministry

Below are some resources that Illustrated Ministry are providing for free during the Coronavirus pandemic. Click here to access the site and get all the free resources emailed directly to your inbox.  Here’s what is available so far. GodCallsMe Lent-Week3 Lent-Week4 Lent-Week5 PalmColoring Palm Sunday Easter AlleluiaPoster_A4  

Holy Week and Easter Resources from Derry and Raphoe Diocese

Here’s another great resource for Easter that Kirsty McCartney, the Diocesan Children’s Officer from  Derry and Raphoe has put together and is sharing widely with dioceses around Ireland  and beyond.  Holy Week and Easter Sunday The resource is for  families to do together over Easter. For more information and resources from Derry and Raphoe Diocese please see: Seeds Children’s Ministry on Facebook

Easter Activity Pack from Down and Dromore Diocese

Here’s a great resource that Julie Currie, the Diocesan Children’s Officer from  Down and Dromore has put together and is sharing widely with dioceses around Ireland  and beyond.  The Easter Activity Pack for Families 2020 The resource is for  families to do together over Easter. Julie says ‘Families need to take time out and celebrate Easter and celebrate being family together, change their schedule,

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Lost Sheep resources

The Lost Sheep provide a fabulous array of brilliant resources for children with the most eye catching, attractive and  often humorous illustrations. Click on the link above to visit their website. It is worth clicking on to their free resources tab and sending an email so that they can contact you about free resources available. They are like many companies providing some free resources

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Competition Winners for Patrick’s Mysterious Adventure 2020

A big thank you to all the schools who took part in our schools competition for Patrick’s Mysterious Adventure 2020. Unfortunately we were not able to host you all as planned this year due to the Coronavirus pandemic but we are thrilled that so many of you took part in the competitions and have passed on all your entries to us. Karen Webb has

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Aimee’s picks for beating the stay at home blues

Aimee Gibson who is the Youth and Children’s worker at Lambeg Parish has compiled a list of resources to keep the kids educated entertained during this extended school break. Aimee’s Online Resources  

More free resources

Roots on the web are providing some free resources at this time when our normal routines of worship services and groups are disrupted, See free ROOTS resources for worship at home by clicking here Sally Lloyd-Jones, the author of the Jesus Storybook bible is going to be recording some storytelling sessions. Click here to see her first Story Time with special guest Tony Plana,

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