Last night was our church’s annual ‘all kids’ team meeting, and I left feeling so…. conflicted. My favourite part of any meeting is when we tell stories. Stories transform a room. We all lit up with laughter... More


In Bible storytelling to children, as far as possible, we respond to what our audience is like – their age, cultural background, experience of God and the circumstances we find ourselves in. Jesus, the... More

Hannah Oakland suffered with postnatal depression following the births of both her children, who are now aged 5 and 3. She runs a support group in association with the charity PANDAS for other parents... More


2 books and an album More

When we think of Jesus, how often do we remember that he was only 30 years old when he began his public ministry? If he had come on the scene in 2016 he’d be part of the much studied, ballyhooed, and often... More


Recharge is a Bible study just for you, to nurture your own relationship with God. So stop, sit, breathe and read More

Lucy Moore was part of the team that set up the very first Messy Church in Portsmouth. Now, she is Messy Church team leader and responsible for developing the work of Messy Church nationally and internationally.... More


Review of 5 books More


The worship music strummed to a finish as my son flashed me a wide smile and whispered, ‘I think this is the church I want to go to!’ More

Bob Hartman is a performance storyteller who has spent many years writing and telling stories. Bob combines key words, actions and characters to create memorable retellings of Bible stories . We spoke... More