Sthie [at home] Technical Help

Facebook Watch Party This is a relatively new feature of Facebook and it allows communication in a safe, closed group while we all watch a video together. Joining the watch party Go to the Sthie group in Facebook at the right time. You will see a post which is the watch party. Click on it to make it full screen. Apple iPads don’t seem to … Continue reading Sthie [at home] Technical Help

Sthie [at home] – online worship

As one way of staying connected with each other and worshipping God we’re offering an online, video-based worship service: Sthie. [Sthie is the Manx word for ‘at home’ and it’s pronounced ‘sty’] You can access it in several ways: 1. If you use Facebook, ask to join the Sthie group. Each week we host a ‘watch party’ where people all connect together at the same … Continue reading Sthie [at home] – online worship

Cooidjagh – all together for worship

Last Sunday we tried something new at Peel Methodist Church. On a regular Sunday morning our kids go off to their own groups for the middle section of the service, while the adults remain for some more traditional hymn singing, prayer and a sermon. We  thought it would be good to try and change this pattern once a month. Partially so that the kids group … Continue reading Cooidjagh – all together for worship

Free printables: Bible verse cards

I’ve designed these little cards for the people who come to my church’s youth group to use each week. Each one shows a key verse or phrase from the gospel passage for the Sunday, from the lectionary, that we’ll be focussing on in the service. The kids will use them creatively in the the little notebooks we’ve given them. They’ll also be used for other … Continue reading Free printables: Bible verse cards

New Bullet Journal

I started using a bullet journal around 18 months ago. I really like the free-form format and having one place to put everything. But recently I’ve missed using colour and drawings, so I’ve started again in a new moleskine sketchbook with lovely thick paper. I’m going to spread a week over a double page with a sketchnotes feel. I really appreciate the mindful, creative, reflective … Continue reading New Bullet Journal