Sundays during 10am service at St. Martin’s or St Boniface
A group for children aged 4-12 to experience and learn more about the Christian faith using age appropriate games, Bible stories, songs and crafts, while their parents are in the church service. At present, the format of this group is prepared resources at the back of church during the service.
St Boniface 10am – 3rd Sunday of each month
Starting with breakfast at 10, followed by a short, informal, engaging service and time for games and craft . It is 2 hours full of different ways to explore the Bible.
St Boniface 4.00pm
Little Stars Sunday is a fun, safe environment for babies and toddlers to play and enjoy learning about God through singing, stories and craft, while parents attend the church service.
Ground Breakers is fun, engaging, age-appropriate access to church for Yr R – Yr 6. Our time together is exciting as we learn about God in creative and interactive ways and explore what faith means to us in our everyday lives. Parents leave their children to have fun whilst they remain in church!
St Martin in the Wood
Xplode is our afterschool club for children aged Reception to Year 6. It is on every Tuesday during term time from 4-5:30pm with early arrival from 3:45pm at St Martin in the Wood church. We have lots of club activities from active team games, to board games and craft. We also have a short thought about God and life as well. The cost is £1.50 per family, including drinks and refreshments.
Primary school assemblies
A small team go into some of the local primary schools to take a Christian assembly, based on stories from the Bible presented in a creative way with quizzes, dramas, songs and a short talk.
The Children’s Ministry is headed up by Debbie Pearce (our Children’s & School Minister) alongside a huge team of gifted, talented and dedicated volunteers. If you would like to get in touch with Debbie, you can either contact the Parish Office or email her directly.
As a Parish we adhere to all recommended safeguarding issues. Copies of all our safeguarding policies can be found by clicking the policies below
We also have a policy for the employment of ex-sex offenders, this is available on request. If you have any safeguarding issues please contact Gloria Brown our safeguarding officer via the Parish Office or Rev. Ian Bird.