Children and Families Ministry

Children are a welcome part of the church family and a significant group within the life of every parish.

As a diocese, we offer training, advice, resources and support for clergy, PCCs, volunteers and employed Children’s Workers involved with:

Please follow the links under Children & Families Ministry on the right-hand-side of this page to find out more.

For news, ideas and resources why not: sign up to receive our children's leaders mailing; browse our mailing archive; or visit Tried and Tested, a place to find and share things that have worked well in local churches.

Children & Families Ministry Team:

Emma Coy Emma Coy

Children & Families Ministry Adviser


01483 484910

Stef1 Steff Shepherd

Assistant Children & families Ministry Adviser & Resource Centre Assistant


01483 484914

Training and events


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“The kingdom of heaven is like a mustard seed that someone took and sowed in his field;

it is the smallest of all the seeds, but when it has grown it is the greatest of shrubs and becomes a tree, so that the birds of the air come and make nests in its branches.”

Matthew 13:31

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