Activities

We know that now with the schools having to close, there are going to be a lot of people trying to find things to do to not only entertain the children but themselves. We will have some daily activities for you all.

Women in the Bible, Elizabeth

Our Women in the Bible series is a journey through the Bible meeting some of the Women of the Bible we will be joining our own women from the Young @ Heart Ladies Groip for this journey

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Women in the Bible, The Good Woman

Welcome back to our Women in the Bible series where we have been meeting some of the Women who are in the Bible, this week we are meeting The Good Woman This journey so far we have met Eve, Rachel & Leah, Rahab, Ruth, Deborah, Esther and Bathsheba The Good Woman or the Proverbs 31…

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Young @ Heart Ladies

A quick post for our Young @ Hearters. On Wednesday, 20th May, Young@Heart Ladies will enjoy their next Lockdown Craftyness afternoon. This photo is just to get you guessing as to what we’ll be making. Big Clue: you will need everyday items like these from around the house for this crafty idea from Lynne. coronavirushope…

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Women in the Bible, Bathsheba

Our Women in the Bible series is a journey through the Bible meeting some of the Women of the Bible we will be joining our own women from the Young @ Heart Ladies Groip for this journey

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Young @ Heart Ladies

Good morning to all our Young @ Heart Ladies we have a great activity for you all to do this week, please see below for it. We also have all the answers to last week’s quiz for you. The quiz answers can be found here Quiz Answers Colouring activity Colouring Activity Both these can be…

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Women in the Bible, Esther

Our Women in the Bible series is a journey through the Bible meeting some of the Women of the Bible we will be joining our own women from the Young @ Heart Ladies Groip for this journey

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Challenge Cafe

Welcome back to the Challenge Cafe, this week we are going to bring you some more activities for you all. The first activity is another one from our Him Indoors men, the have been working out a cool way to make some garden games with items you may have around the house, they even say…

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Women in the Bible, Deborah

Our Women in the Bible series is a journey through the Bible meeting some of the Women of the Bible we will be joining our own women from the Young @ Heart Ladies Groip for this journey

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Challenge Cafe

Welcome back to the Challenge Cafe, we have a couple more puzzles for you all to do and of course we have the answers to last week’s anagrams. This week we have brain teasers quiz and some word wheels Quiz In this puzzle, each letter represents a different number. Can you work outwhat number (0-9)…

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Hello and welcome to our Thursday fun day, we have been working away finding different creative and fun things to do, last week we started our green fingered activity, more from our gardener later. Just now for today we have another activity for you all to try and is good for those who don’t have…

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Women in the Bible, Ruth

Welcome to our Women in the Bible series this week we will meet Ruth. So far we have met, Eve, Rachel & Leah, and Rahab Ruth, Book of Ruth I am Ruth. My name means ‘compassion’. I was born in the land of Moab – 30 miles from Bethlehem. In those times, it was a…

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Rainbow of Hope Activity

This week we have been joining our Deacon Jean Porter for Daily Reflections session and she has been sharing with us a story about A Rainbow of Hope. Just check our front page for the story. We thought it would be good to follow this theme this week and encourage people to draw some pictures…

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Challenge Cafe

We are a bit later today with our Challenge Cafe, any way we are here now with our Young @Heart Ladies and Him Indoors men for this week’s virtual meeting. Last week we brought you some brain teasers for kids and adults, the answers are at the end of this page. This week we have…

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Creative Fun

This week we are getting all green fingered with our latest creative activity please join us

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Women in the Bible, Rahab

Our Women in the Bible series is a journey through the Bible meeting some of the Women of the Bible we will be joining our own women from the Young @ Heart Ladies Groip for this journey

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Camp at Home

Good evening all our friends, joining us to take part in the Scouts Camp at Home. Tonight we are brining you another small activity to try. So please take time to join the 1st Raploch Scouts and take part. How do you see the World? This activity needs some paper and pens, You are going…

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The Road to Emmaus

Hello and welcome back to our weekly Kidzone slot, we hope you all enjoyed last weeks Easter Story and you all had a great time celebrating Easter. Today we are going to be travelling along the road to Emmaus in a journey that happened not long after Jesus had died on the cross and had…

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Challenge Cafe

This week we are keeping it simple with some brain teasers.

Have a go and see if you can work them out.

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An Easter Story, Jesus appears to the disciples

Welcome to our final part of our Easter Story, where Jesus appears to the disciples this happens on Easter Sunday too but we wanted toilet you all enjoy your day. Jesus Appears to the Disciples www.whyeaster.com Later on the same day, two of Jesus’s followers were walking from Jerusalem to a town called Emmaus (about…

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An Easter Story, Resurection

Good morning, welcome back to our Easter Story, on Friday we learned that Jesus was crucified and died. We left the story where Jesus had been placed in the tomb. The Resurrection www.whyeaster.com Early on Sunday morning, Mary Magdalene, one of Jesus’s followers, and some other women went to the tomb to put spices onto…

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An Easter Story, Jesus Dies

Earlier today we seen that Jesus was sentenced to death and he was placed upon a cross to die, we left the story just as he was crucified. Jesus Dies www.whyeaster.com Two thieves were being crucified at the same time as Jesus, one on the right and one on the left. One of the criminals…

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Camp at Home

Good morning and welcome to our Camp at Home activities that are inspired by the scouts #campathome activity we hope you enjoy these fun and creative activities

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An Easter Story, The Crucifixion

What a week it has been as we have followed the Easter Story, so far we have heard about Jesus arriving in Jerusalem then having a meal with his friends and now Jesus has been betrayed by a friend and arrested. Again today we will have a second activity later this afternoon. The Crucifixion www.whyeaster.com…

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An Easter Story, The Arrest

Good afternoon, yes today we have two parts of the Easter Story this morning we read about Judas betraying Jesus….. Now we continue our story as the Roman Soldiers arrest Jesus The Arrest of Jesus www.whyeaster.com The soldiers arrested Jesus. Jesus was taken to the court of Caiaphas (the High Priest), the teachers of the…

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An Easter Story, The Betrayal

Good morning everyone, it is great to see you back here as we continue our Easter Story, so yesterday we had the last supper and finished with Jesus asking God for his help as he has a feeling he is going to be betrayed. We will have a second story and activity later today. Betrayal…

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Creative Fun

Hope you all have been having a great week and enjoying our Easter Story. Again inspired by our friends at Home Start we are going to bring you a great craft to help with your Easter egg hunt. Easter Baskets These are simple baskets to make. What you will need: Plain or coloured paperRulerPencilScissorsStaplerStickers to…

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An Easter Story, The Last Supper

It is great to welcome you back to our Easter Story, today we are begining to look at what happened on the Thursday before Easter, so we are skipping a bit ahead of our days. We have already seen Jesus arrive in Bethlehem and flip the tables at the temple then we heard about how…

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Women in the Bible, Rachel & Leah

Our Women in the Bible series is a journey through the Bible meeting some of the Women of the Bible we will be joining our own women from the Young @ Heart Ladies Groip for this journey

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Camp at Home

Good evening welcome back to our Camp at Home, we hope you managed to build your tents and safe camp fire. Tonight we are going to be doing a quick and simple activity as part of #campathome This activity comes from the Scout website and is a great one for all ages. Best Foot Forward…

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An Easter Story, Turning Tables

Good Afternoon, welcome to the next part in the Easter story. This week we will be following the Easter story each day our posts for this will go up on our activity pages at 10am. Today may be Monday but we need to jump back a day as just after Jesus arrived in Jerusalem at…

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Challenge Cafe

This week as it is Easter week and we are having a part of the Easter Story each day we are brining you some ester themed activities.

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An Easter Story, Palm Sunday (part 2)

Good afternoon if you have been following our recent posts this week you would have seen our first part of our Easter Story. As today is Palm Sunday we are going to conclude this part of the Easter story as part of Ark Roadshow online.

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Camp at Home

This week our challenge is to set up camp. This can be as big and creative as you and your family like. You can go all traditional with a tent or for more fun create your own tent.

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Creative fun

We hope you enjoyed last week’s activity where we asked you all to create a drawing or craft of your best friend. This week we are going to get more creative and this time we would like to ask everyone to be creative about their favourite part of Easter with their family. Now this could…

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Women in the Bible, Eve.

This week we join the Young @ Heart Ladies with the next part of the Women of the Bible series, this week we will be focusing on Eve.

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Camp at Home

Good evening to all our campers, as you would have seen on Friday we announced that we would be taking part in a huge nationwide activity organised by the Scouts called Camp at Home.

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An Easter Story, Palm Sunday.

This week we are starting to explore the stories of the Bible that lead us to Easter. This week we are looking at Palm Sunday which is this Sunday (5 April) we did plan an Ark Roadshow for then and it isn’t cancelled we are going to have it online (well as much as we…

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Challenge Cafe

Welcome to our challenge cafe we hope you enjoyed last weeks anagram quiz and word search, the answers to the anagrams will be at the end of this page. Today though our Him Indoors group and our Young @ Heart Ladies group have a few more challenges for you to try and as always they…

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Camp at Home

We have seen a superb idea from our friends at the Scouts to help during this time, it is called Camp at Home and was announced by Northumberland Scouts so as we have our very own Scouts here at St. Mark’s we are going to join them at camp.

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Creative fun

Here at St. Mark’s, normally today we would be overrun by kids attending Home Start. Unfortunately, they aren’t on. So inspired by the friendships made at the Home Start Group, we have thought of this creative bit of fun. This activity doesn’t need a printer or a computer just some craft items and the good…

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Women in the Bible

Over the next few weeks we are going to be bring you activities around Women in the Bible. This is in partnership with our Young @ Heart Ladies, so let’s join them on this journey through the Bible.

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Rainbow Trail

We have a second activity for kids to do today. This is a community-wide idea St. Mark’s friends and the Raploch Community Partnership have posted on their Facebook pages and is promoted on local Facebook groups. We want to encourage everyone to join in and draw or paint a rainbow and display it for people…

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Challenge Cafe

The Challange Cafe is our online activities for adults brought to you by our Young @ Heart Ladies and our Him Indoors men. These activities and ideas are aimed at our older friends but most will be great for all.

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Activities for all

Hello to all our friends We have been working to build an online activity programme for you all. Today we will see this start with our Challenge Cafe inspired by our men shed group, Him Indoors and our ladies group Young @ Heart. It will run every Monday. On Tuesday we will have a family…

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Activities

We have found a great few family style activities for you all. We hope these keep you all entertained as we work to make some more for you all.

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