Heavenly God, thank you for the wonderful world that surrounds us
Heavenly God, thank you for the incredible children and young people across our diocese
Heavenly God, thank you for the amazing people who work selflessly with our children and young people
We are sorry that so often we mess up in our wonderful world, in thoughts, words or actions
Help us to see and to know how beautiful life can be,
Help us to let the beauty of our world and one another breathe
Help us to let the joy of your Spirit flourish
Thank you that through you we may have life, life in all its fullness.
We use Roots and Fruits as a Christian Collective Worship resource over a two year period. Rooted in Bible teaching there are 12 Christian Values which we focus on one per half term.The values link with the season of the Church year. We use Roots and Fruits as a Christian Collective Worship resource over a three year period - you can see the rolling program below. Rooted in Bible teaching there are 12 Christian Values which we focus on one per half term.The values link with the season of the Church year.
We invite parents to continue the theme for each half term at home using our Home School Values. Please do have a look, dip in and use the sheets to have fun, stimulate discussion and reflect. The key is to do it together!
Year A (2020-21)
Year B (2021-22)
Year C (2022-23)*
The Word of Jesus
Advent and Christmas
People Jesus Meets
Holy Week and Easter
The Parables of Jesus
The Miracles of Jesus
In Year A and B, each half term focuses on one value.
In Year C, the value covered in an individual act of worship is determined by the Bible text. Each half term contains acts of worship on all six of the following values:
Hope, Community, Dignity, Wisdom, Joy and Peace.
*The life and teaching of Jesus in Year C is covered through Worship in Years A and B and then in more detail in Year C.