This DVD tells the story of Messy Church and explores the issues it raises through conversations with leaders from around the UK and meeting the children and adults who make up the congregations.
How to run your very own Messy Nativity Advent project
Mayhem, madness and magnificence... Messy Nativity!
Rev Jean Flood, Mission in the Economy, Liverpool
A beginner's guide for churches by Lucy Moore and Jane Leadbetter.
Fifteen sessions for exploring the Christian life with families by Lucy Moore. A new resource for Messy Churches, providing a further 15 sessions focused around key 'Christian basics' themes such as prayer and reading the Bible. There is also an introduction exploring and addressing situations that have arisen in different Messy Churches.
Here are some Lent and Easter resources to share with you, pulled together by Jane. Grab some new ideas or store away for another year:
Jane pulled together this useful list for Christmas that is worth keeping in a folder for future use.
From our friends in Australia -
Here it is! Full of great ideas for Messy worship, music and prayer, as well as some food for thought and reflections on the International Messy Church Conference.
Being intergenerational in Messy Church
Changing communities through fun, food, friendship and faith
A practical exploration of the Christian principle of hospitality from the founder of Messy Church.
In Messy Hospitality Lucy Moore demonstrates how hospitality can be practised in Messy Church and other church contexts to promote mission and faith formation, addressing the theology of hospitality and how it can be expressed at the welcome table, the activity table, the Lord's Table, the meal table, and in the home.
Developing the prayer life of your Messy Church
Equipping your Messy team to pray and encourage others to do so, both within and outside the Messy Church context.