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Category Archives: Children and youthwork

Events for children.

Release Celebration!

For our final release of the academic year we had a celebration! We had a barbecue, a water balloon fight, games like capture the flag and a visit from Ben Jones from ‘Missional Generation’. Ben talked to us about getting to know Jesus and about their new app called ‘Missional Generation Resourses’! This app teaches […]

Lawrence at Matugga

The Revival Centre Matugga Lawrence (our children and youth worker) is currently at Matugga in Uganda, together with some Disciple Year students from the New Wine programme.  Its being a busy, challenging and uplifting trip. A highlight has been the three hour very energetically attended church service on Sunday (15 May) where Lawrence spoke. The […]

Youth are loved

It was so good to gather with young people and their leaders from local churches at All Saints on Sunday. The evening was worshipping Jesus together, hearing a message of God’s love and then preparing a love gift to take out and bless our community with. Creative inspiration goes to our friends at The Sanctuary […]

Open House for Matugga Revival Centre.

  You are invited to… Ruaridh’s Open House for raise funds part of which will go to the Matugga Revival Centre in Uganda. When: 10:30-4:30 on Saturday 28th January Where: 8 Cheltenham Avenue, Ilkley, LS29 8BN Why: I am raising money for kitchen building in the Revival centre in Matugga and water sanitation projects in […]

Secret Church

Around the world millions of Christians have to meet in secret. They would love to worship in freedom and to share the good news of Jesus with those around them, but to do so means violence, imprisonment or even death. And so they keep hidden. As a part of the week of prayer for Christian […]

Dotty Saints’ Print

God’s Awesome Creation – on Sunday in Dotty Saints we looked at how God created the world and said it was really good. So we created our own little galaxy (fingers, paints) and it was awesome as well !! Dotty Saints – for pre-schoolers and their families,  every Sunday in Church House 9.15-9.45am (coffee from […]

Release Party

For the end of term, Release joined up with youth groups from Christchurch and St John’s Ben Rhydding for a Christmas party held at Dan’s Den. Food, games, Christmas bingo and a reflection on Jesus, ‘Prince of Peace’ from Rob Hilton of Christchurch were enjoyed by over 40 young people. The evening closed with a […]

Release Urban Sleepout

We were fortunate in having a mild dry winters night for our Sleepout challenge, which saw 15 members of Release making beds & shelter to sleep around our ‘Stable’. The Stable was reserved for the girls – cardboard laid on the pallets to give a little warmth and comfort.  The boys used tarpaulin, cardboard boxes, […]

Rewind to Christmas 2016

We love telling the story of ‘God with us’ in as many ways as possible and to as many people as possible.In Wednesday 230 children and staff from 5 Ilkley schools visited All Saints for Rewind to Christmas.Exploring why Christmas is such an important time around the world for Christians.Fast moving and fun the children heard how […]

The Advent Sleepout Challenge 2016

During Advent, people in the Bradford area will be giving up a night of comfort and sleeping out with their friends, families, church groups, clubs and community groups. All Saints Ilkley will be holding a Sleepout  (on Friday night December the 9th).   Young people from the church will be taking part in a programme of activities […]