Friday 9th February 2018
Today we thought about the meaning of Lent. We thought that 40 days was a long time to give up chocolate so we decided to do and act of kindness everyday instead. We worked out if we all did this we do would 1400 acts of kindness!! We ate pancakes and strawberries to celebrate pancake day and the end of term.
Friday 2nd February
Today we read Romans 12 v4-8 and thought about all the different talents we have. We spoke about how God made us all different and special. We made bricks with our talents on to stick onto our bible club display to show everyone how amazing we all are.
Friday 26th January 2018
Today we followed on the value of courage. We told each other about times we have been brave. We looked at Joshua Chapter 1.9. We made bravery badges to show all our friends how brave we are.
Friday 19th January 2018
Today in Bible Club we thought about our teachers. We realised that Jesus was a teacher who taught people about God. We made gingerbread people and decorated them to look like our teachers. Our prayers today were to thank God for all that our teachers do for us.
Friday 24th November 2017
Today at bible club we thought about all of the stories that link to our values in school. We started to make a cross that will go on display in the hall with our finger prints on it.
Friday 17th November 2017
Today we thought about what it is like to be a Christian and shared stories of our own faith. We read the bible story about Saul (who’s name changed to Paul) and how he changed to be a Christian (Act 9). We made our own Christian families and what they would be like.
Friday 10th November 2017
In bible club this week we remembered the sacrifice of all the men and women that lost their lives in the wars. We also remembered how Jesus sacrificed his life for us. We made poppies so we can always remember.
1st December 2017
We were looking at what advent is? We made our own advent candle.
Wednesday 19th July 2017
That Friday Thing CCI Bible Club, This week we had a lovely end of year party!!!! We played games, ate food, danced and said a farewell to all of our year 2 children. It has been a real blessing for me to spend every Friday with these lovely children exploring the bible and growing in faith, so thank you to all of them for making my Fridays so much fun! A special thank you to Mrs Jenkins who helps us on a Friday but sadly couldn't be with us at the party. Here are some lovely photos of That Friday Thing, Class of 16/17 God Bless You All Have a super summer!!!
Friday 14th July 2017
Today we have been thinking about the fruits of the spirit. Galatians 5: 22-23 We thought about how we could show all the fruits of the spirit in our lives. We gave examples of times when people have shown us Love, Joy, Peace, patience, Kindness, Goodness, Faithfulness, Gentleness and Self Control. We made some yummy fruit kebabs so whenever we eat fruit it will remind us of them.
Friday 23rd June 2017
Today we read the story of Moses parting the seas (Exodus 7-14) We talked about how there are consequences when we don’t do what we are asked. We thought about how scared the people would have been, would we have been scared? We made our own pictures of Moses parting the seas.
Friday 26th May 2017
Today we read the bible story of how God created the world (Genesis). We thought about all of our favourite things in the world. We reminded ourselves that God created a lovely world for us to enjoy so we must look after it. We also went on a hunt for things in the playground and made a collage picture.
Friday 19th May 2017
Today we have been reading about the birth of Moses (Exodus 1-2). We imagined what it would be like to be put in a basket on a river. We talked about times we have felt alone and worried. We remembered that God is with us all the time and is always all around us. We made baskets out of chocolate and put a baby moses in it – JELLY BABY!
Friday 12th May 2017
Today we read the bible story Daniel and the lions den (Daniel Ch6). We thought about how scared Daniel would be? We talked about how Daniel trusted God. We reminded ourselves that God is always there for us even at super scary times. We made lion pictures out of cupcake holders and drew Daniel with a smiley face to remind us of how happy God makes us.
Friday 5th May 2017
Today we thought about the Bible verse, John Chapter 8 Verse 12. We thought about how Jesus is a ‘Light’ in our lives. We wondered how we could follow Jesus’ example and be a ‘Light’ in other peoples lives. We made made decorated tea light holders to remind us to be a ‘Light’ in everybody’s lives and to remind us of Jesus’ love for us.
Friday 28th April 2017
Today we read the bible story of when Jesus met with his disciples while they were fishing. We thought about how exciting it must have been for them to see Jesus again. We wondered how we would of felt if we were the disciples and if we thought the disciples knew how special they were to Jesus. We made bread and put it into the shape of fish to remember that special time that Jesus shared food with his friends and to remember how important and special our friends are.
Friday 31st March
Today was the last bible club for this term. We talked about all the kind things we have done over the Lent period. We thought about how we have made people happy by being kind. We remembered the kind things that Jesus did for people. We drew round our hands and cut them out and wrote something kind that we have done to put on our kindness tree in the hall.
Friday 24th March
Today we thought about a very special Mummy in the bible, Mary. We wondered what it would be like to be the Mummy of Jesus and how special that is. We then thought about how special our Mummy's or mummy figures are to us and what kind things they do for us. We thought about some kind things we could do for them to say thank you. We made up some bunches of flowers to give to our Mummy's or Mummy figures to say "We Love You"
Friday 10th March 2017
Today we read from the Bible about when Jesus was tempted. (Matthew Ch 4 Verses 1-11) We thought about how amazing Jesus was that he didn’t give in to the things being offered to him. We discussed what we can be tempted with and how we can resist that temptation when we know it’s wrong. We thought about how over the Lent period instead of giving up things we can add in kindness to others. We made Kind Hands and wrote some kind things we are going to do over Lent on the fingers.
Friday 17th March
That Friday Thing CCI Bible Club Following our theme of acts of kindness we read the Parable of The Good Samaritan. We talked about how we would have felt if that was us that people ignored when we were hurt. We thought about how we should be kind and love people even if they are different to us and that Jesus loves everybody. We made some purses and put some plasters in it so next time we see someone hurt we can offer them a plaster
Friday 9th December
We had a special guest to visit us. Barbara Tooby from The Mothers Union came in to give us a book telling us the story of the Nativity.
The Mothers Union are celebrating 140 years this year and wanted to celebrate by giving books to children so they could know more about Jesus. We talked about the Nativity and Christmas and what a special baby Jesus was and then played party games to celebrate Jesus’ birthday.
Friday 2nd December
Today we talked about what a Christingle is and what it means.
We talked through each part of the Christingle and then made one to take home.
The orange represents the world. The candle reminds Christians of Jesus who believe to be the light of the world. The red ribbon goes all round the 'world' and being the colour of blood, reminds us that Jesus died. The four cocktail sticks can have two meanings; the four seasons or the four corners of the world. The sweets remind us of God's gifts to the world including kindness and love.
Challenge: Help someone in your family to make a Christingle and tell them about it, take a photo and bring in next week.
Friday 25th November
Today we read The Parable of The Great Banquet. We talked about how the man represents God.
We thought about how it would make us feel if people made excuses not to come to our party. We were invited to share a banquet together, to remind us to spend time with God and not to make excuses.
Challenge: Colour in the colouring picture of The Great Banquet and bring back next week.
Friday 18th November
Today we read the Parable of The Prodigal Son (Luke 15 :11-32)
We talked about the difference between the two brothers and if one brother deserved more love than the other.
We thought about how we can forgive people when they don’t do the right thing.
We made a hug to remind us that God loves us and forgives us even when we make wrong choices, just like Prodigal Sons father.
Challenge: Draw a picture of the father giving his son a hug when he returned and bring next week.
That Friday Thing!
CCI Bible Club 11th November 2016
This week we have read The Parable of the Sower. We talked about what a Parable was and why Jesus taught people in this way. We thought about if we were a seed what kind of ground would we grow on and how we want to grow and live our lives.
We planted some seeds to take home and talked about how we have to nurture them for them to grow, just like the bible helps nurture us and help us grow in faith.
Challenge: Next week we will be reading The Parable of The Prodigal Son, see if you can find it and read it together and bring in what you have found out about it.
22nd July 2016
On the last day of term the Friday thing had a party to celebrate.
Today we have been thinking of the value of SERVICE.
We have read the bible story of Queen Esther serving her people.
We have talked about what it means to SERVE someone and how we can SERVE people by acts of kindness. We talked about how Jesus SERVED us all through his teaching.
We decorated cakes to give to the teachers of our school to say thank you for all they do SERVING us by teaching us.
8th July 2016
Today we have been thinking about the value of HOPE. We have read the bible story of Noahs Ark.
We talked about what we HOPE for and how we can achieve our hopes and dreams.
We made a Rainbow to remind us of God’s Love and of His Hope and Promise to us.
24th June 2016
Today we have been thinking about the value of FRIENDSHIP. We have read the bible story of the Paralysed man (MARK 2 : 1-12)
We have made FRIENDSHIP bracelets and written labels to give our bracelets to someone who is very special to us.
We have talked about what makes a good FRIEND, how we can be good FRIENDS, how we choose FRIENDS, that all our FRIENDS are different and are very special and reminding ourselves that God would want us to be kind to our FRIENDS
17th June 2016
Today we have been learning about the value of RESPECT.
We have read the bible story of Moses and The Burning Bush (Exodus)
We have drawn a picture of a person we know and written how we can show this person RESPECT.
We have talked about how we can show others RESPECT and how we need to show RESPECT in the way we talk to others.
10th June 2016
Today we have been thinking about the value of Compassion.
We have read the bible story of The Good Samaritan (Luke 10 : 29-37)
We have drawn round our hands, cut them out and decorated them with words and pictures of how we can be compassionate and kind to other people.
29th May 2016
Today we have been thinking about the value of FRIENDSHIP
We have read the bible story of the paralysed man (MARK 2 : 1-12)
We have made FRIENDSHIP bracelets and written labels to give our bracelets to someone who is very special to us.
13th May 2016
Today we talked about the value of GENEROSITY
We read the bible story of THE WIDOWS MITE (Mark 12 :41-44)
We talked about what being GENEROUS means and how we can be GENEROUS not always with our money but with our time and our gifts.
Today we made our own GENEROSITREE and made some fruit to hang on it and wrote something GENEROUS on there that would make someone happy.
6th May 2016
Today we have been thinking about the value of CREATIVITY
We have read PSALM 148
We went for a walk in the church grounds and talked about all the wonderful things that God CREATED
We touched and smelt all the amazing things in the church grounds and made a picture of ourselves to remind us that God CREATED us as we are and we are all special and unique.
During term 2 the bible club children have been talking a lot about the Christmas story and have made figures of Mary, Joseph, baby Jesus, the three kings and the shepherds. They did a great job and have put them in the school entrance so everyone can have a look.
They also thought about how baby Jesus was put in a manger full of straw for his bed and used different cooking ingredients to make the bed - then got to eat them afterwards they were yummy!