This week we held our Love in a Box service. It was lovely to see the children putting our value of generosity into action by bringing a gift for children who won’t get anything else this Christmas. The children led us in prayers and singing and Mrs Garrett shared about the 40,000 shoe boxes which … Continue reading
Congratulations to all of year 4 for an amazing Family Worship about Ancient Egypt. Everyone worked hard on their lines and their acting. They remembered the words to all the fun songs brilliantly and sang up well. Thank you to everyone that helped by providing costumes.
At the end of the last term, Year 3 had a Roman day! We started by recreating the ancient explosion of Pompeii using brightly coloured oil pastels. We then got changed into our amazing home made Roman costumes before learning all about Roman delicacies and having a Roman feast where we tried foods brought over … Continue reading
Eagles have been learning all about parables and what they mean. They all know that a parable is a short story that Jesus told in order to teach us something. Today we learnt the story about the Wise and Foolish builders. The moral was that it is harder but better to build our lives on … Continue reading
A big thank you to everyone who donated food for the Harvest Festival today, it made a beautiful display at the front of the church for our service. The donations will go to the Rainbow Centre charity Food Stop to help support those in our town who are struggling at the moment. During the service we gave … Continue reading
This morning once again we welcomed Dave Barker from the Cheriton Baptist Church into our Worship. He told us the Bible story about Bartimaeus, who was a blind man who persevered with his quest to meet Jesus and was healed by him.
This afternoon Year 4 went for a visit to our local Mosque. While we were there, we learnt more about the five Pillars of Islam. Mrs Abed taught us more about wadu, and showed the children how Muslims wash themselves three times in preparation for prayers. Having listened to the call to prayers, we had … Continue reading
Year 6 have been studying Judaism in their R.E. lessons this term. They had a go at blowing the shofar, a ritual musical instrument carved from the horn of a ram. The class demonstrated considerable musicality with an impressive range of notes and sounds. The shofar is blown at the end of Yom Kippur to celebrate … Continue reading
The Ducklings along with other new children in the school were welcomed into the St Eanswythe’s family this week. In church they received Bibles and sang a heart warming song with their year five buddies. Before the service the buddies and their parents were able to meet and play together in the hall. Thank you … Continue reading
Yesterday the whole school had a treat. Doug Horley came with his team to lead a Praise Party with a circus theme. There were some amazing circus tricks, impressive aerial skills and some excellent songs which we will be able to use in worship. We learnt that God loves us even when we mess up. … Continue reading