"You get to learn about Jesus and the Bible, it's fun"
'Messy Church is a way of being church for families based around hospitality, creativity and celebration. It began in 2004 in the UK and has since caught the imagination of churches of all denominations around the world as they try to rethink how to be church for people who have little or no church connection.'
Lucy Moore - founder
Helen Ellis of All Saints Church, Hoole,
Helen is very happy to be contacted if you would like her to talk to you and your church about starting up a
Quotes from people who have attended a Messy Church session
"It's 'church' for the week. It's church for my daughter who doesn't get to church 'cos she's at her dads'"
"Because it's good and it's relaxing, it's safe for the kids because all the adults are so welcoming"
"It's fun, there's loads of activities to do"
"It's a place where you can have friendship and fun. It's non-jugemental, you can be who you are, you feel at home"
"There's nobody stopping you doing things"
Messy Church http://www.messychurch.org.uk
Diocesan Children's Resource Library dev/docs/children/Childrens_Resource_list_18052011.pdf
Baker Ross Resource Supplies http://www.bakerross.co.uk
Yellow Moon - Arts, Crafts and Educational Toys http://www.yellowmoon.org.uk
Hobby Craft - The Arts and Crafts superstore http://www.hobbycraft.co.uk
Scrapstores - http://www.scrapstoresuk.org/