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All Age Worship and Lectionary Based Resources

Barnabas for Children


Help Its the All Age Slot 52 Instant Talks by Rebecca Parkinson

Creative Communion – Engaging the Whole Church in a Journey of Faith by Margaret Withers and Tim Sledge

Creative Ideas for All Age Church by Karen Bulley

All Age Worship by Lucy Moore

Messy Church

Church House Publishing


Come and Join the Celebration: A Resource book to help adults and children experience Holy Communion together by John Muir and Betty Pedley

Together For A Season: All Age Seasonal Resources by Gill Ambrose, Peter Craig-Wild, Diane Craven, Peter Moger

Worship Through the Christian Year: All Age Resources for the Three Year Lectionary by Diana Murrie and Hamish Bruce

Children Aloud: Adults and children worshipping together by Gordon and Ronni Lamont

Young People and Worship a Practical Guide edited by Mark Montgomery

Kevin Mayhew


Come to the Feast: All Age Services for the Church Year based on the Revised Common Lectionary by Stuart Thomas

His Spirit Is With Us: A project-based programme on Communion by Leslie Francis and Diane Drayson

Living Stones by Susan Sayers



Adult and All Age

Children and Young People

Scripture Union


Going For Growth – The Church of England


Searchlights (David Adams, pub. Kevin Mayhew)


Seasons of the Spirit (available online)


Whole People of God (only available online)


The Episcopalian Church also has free online lectionary resources


Forward Teaching


Young Church Mag


Living the Good News

http://www.livingthegoodnews.com/ A range of information sheets about all sorts of things from children's spirituality to the church year to comments on the Bible books.

Evangelical Lutheran Church

http://blogs.elca.org/faithlens/ A weekly discussion blog offering material to use with youth/young adults.

The Episcopal Church

http://www.episcopalchurch.org/50534_ENG_HTM.htm Freely downloadable weekly materials for all ages from the Episcopal Church.

Text Week

http://textweek.com/ An amazing site (not specifically child-focussed) with resources for each week's reading s + links to images & a film concordance!