Children and families

Children and families

Practical and user-friendly material and resources for church children's groups, Sunday Schools and midweek groups and more.
Get Messy! January- April 2023: Session material, news, stories and inspiration for the Messy Church community
£4.85
Each issue contains four session outlines (one per month), including handout sheets, take-home ideas and a planning template, together with information...
Get Messy! May- August 2023: Session material, news, stories and inspiration for the Messy Church community
£4.95
Please note this will be the final issue of Get Messy in this format. Each issue contains four session outlines (one...
Messy Parables: 25 retellings for all ages
£9.99
Jesus' parables intrigued, inspired, engaged and challenged the crowds, combining everyday imagery with surprising twists that prompted all ages to...
Messy Church Does Science: 100 sizzling science-based ideas for Messy Churches
£9.99
Helping Messy Church leaders use science to explore aspects of the Christian faith In popular culture there is a perceived...
Parenting Children for a Life of Faith omnibus: Helping children meet and know God
£12.99
Equipping parents to raise God-connected children and teens. Collecting all the wisdom of titles previously published as Parenting Children for...
Seriously Messy: Making space for families to talk together about death and life
£8.99
When families experience bereavement and loss, it can be hard for the wider church community to know how best to...
Refresh: Introducing adults to faith through toddler groups
£7.99
Refresh Café is a fun and effective way to build fruitful relationships with parents and carers in your community. It’s...
It Takes a Church to Raise a Parent: Creating a culture where parenting for faith can flourish
£8.99
Parents are the primary disciplers of their children, but we as a church are called to be their community who...
A-cross the World: An exploration of forty representations of the cross from the worldwide Christian Church
£16.99
Around the world today the cross is, arguably, the one universally recognized symbol of the Christian faith, but this unifying...
Get Messy! Volume 2 - Christian basics made messy
£16.99
Get Messy! Volume 2 contains twelve session outlines for Messy Churches. This volume takes you through the basic themes of...
Comfort in the Darkness: Helping children draw close to God through biblical stories of night-time and sleep
£7.99
Sleep, dreams and the night can be mysterious and sometimes troubling. Children can be afraid of the dark, have nightmares...
Messy Church: Fresh ideas for building a Christ-centred community
£9.99
Overflowing with creative ideas to draw the community together for fun, food, fellowship and worship, this resource book contains 15...
Easter Family Time
£2.50
An affirming Easter gift for Messy Churches to give to their Messy families to use at home over Easter. This...
Creative Ways to Tell a Bible Story: Techniques and tools for exploring the Bible with children and families
£9.99
This resource offers a treasure trove of ideas for opening up a Bible story (the way in), telling the story (the...
Making Disciples in Messy Church: Growing faith in an all-age community
£7.99
Messy Church has been widely and enthusiastically adopted as a proven and effective way of introducing families to an experience...
Messy Cooks: A handbook for Messy Church catering teams
£5.99
Messy Cooks is a handbook for everyone involved in Messy Church catering teams! As well as being a useful treasure...
The Essential Guide to Family Ministry: A practical guide for church-based family workers
£8.99
A comprehensive foundation for those working in the increasingly complex and diverse area of ministry with families, The Essential Guide...
Messy Prayer: Developing the prayer life of your Messy Church
£7.99
Equipping your Messy team to pray and encourage others to do so, both within and outside the Messy Church context....
Faithful Grandparents: Hope and love through the generations
£9.99
There has never been a more important time to find meaningful and acceptable ways of passing on faith from one...
Family Prayer Time: On the journey together
£2.50
This colourful, quirky and fun addition to our Messy minibooks series is designed to encourage and guide families into a...
The Gospels Unplugged: 52 poems and stories for creative writing, RE, drama and collective worship
£12.99
Need stories that jump off the page, into the imagination and, from there, into daily life? Drawn from all four...
Christmas Family Time
£2.50
An affirming Christmas gift for Messy Churches to give to their Messy families to use at home over the Christmas...
Sports Fun for Messy Churches
£5.99
A More Than Gold approved title for 2012 Sports Fun for Messy Churches is a great way to enhance your...
Messy Crafts: A craft-based journal for Messy Church members
£6.99
Messy Crafts is a craft book with a difference! As well as bulging with craft ideas to inspire your creativity...
The Lord's Prayer Unplugged: A wealth of ideas opening up the prayer in ten sessions
£12.99
The Lord's Prayer Unplugged provides a unique opportunity to explore the biblical breadth and depth encapsulated in Jesus' famous prayer....
Family Question Time: Check out the adventure!
£2.50
Based on the idea of the gospel being good news for messy people, young and old, Family Question Time is...
Family Jesus Time: Going on the faith adventure
£1.99
Love God... Love your neighbour... Love yourself. The gospel is good news for messy people, young and old, and this...
Parenting for Faith: The Course - Leader’s Handbook
£4.99
This Leader's Handbook is an essential companion for those running a Parenting for Faith course, a video-based resource for parents,...
Parenting for Faith Course Participant's Handbooks
£16.95
Save 15% when you buy this pack of Participant's Handbooks for your Parenting for Faith course.   Pack includes:   Participant's...
Parenting for Faith: The Course - Participant’s Handbook
£3.99
This Participant's Handbook is a useful companion to people using the Parenting for Faith course, a video-based resource for parents,...