And also on the right there are some links to useful resources.
Any ideas can be added here !
We are very pleased to have received a month's trial supply of the excellent "Look" Sunday newsletter/worksheet for children by Redemptorist Publications to try out - let us know what the children think of these.
For Lent 2012
This is interesting for some background reading http://www.bbc.co.uk/religion/religions/christianity/history/whokilledjesus_1.shtml
We have been asked by the welcomers to keep making sure we have two of the older children and an adult ready to do the Offertory as I think we have missed this on a couple of occassions.
November 2011 THE NEW TRANSLATION
There is some information at the Scottish Catholic Education Service website about the New Translation and a downloadable Mass Response card.
I just found these interesting photographs on flickr of a trip to the Holy Land - pages 45 and 46 show photographs of shepherds in the fields in Bethlehem and on the actual "Shepherds Field" where the shepherds saw the angel. Fantastic photographs.