Children’s Church

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February 2023 Children’s Church is paused for the time being.

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Childlren’s Church is in the choir vestry

Every Thursday

Join us for half an hour of songs, Bible stories, prayers and fun. Just turn up!  You can wheel your buggy into church and then go through the double doors to join in the fun. See also our Facebook page St. Mary Magdalene Clitheroe

We have praise songs, prayers and refreshments for pre-schoolers and their carers. For more information please contact Joan Moore 01200 424151 or 07966 744698.  As a guide children’s church might have four mothers and five children (from a few weeks – 3yrs) and 3-4 adult volunteers.

At Children’s Church:

  • We provide for participants of all ages, from children as young as a few months up to their accompanying adult
  • There is a clear spiritual content which is child-friendly and fun
  • There is opportunity for mothers and carers to socialise

‘Godly Play’ is what its founder Jerome Berryman calls his interpretation of Montessori religious education. There are various useful websites to explore – is one.