As promised, here are the details of the winners of yesterday’s SMASH Easter Egg decoration competition.
Thank you to everyone who entered today’s Easter Egg decoration competition. It was very hard to choose the winners and runners up, who will be revealed in tomorrow morning’s SMASH worship. Congratulations to everyone who entered, who received a lollipop for their efforts!
Today, we held our annual Easter service at St. Mary’s Church. Years 3 & 4 took the service alongside Reverend Karen and told us all about the events leading up to Easter Sunday. Thank you to all the relatives of those children who were able to join us.
Matthew 2:11 “On coming to the house, they saw the child with his mother Mary, and they bowed down and worshipped him. Then they opened their treasures and presented him with gifts of gold and of incense and of myrrh.” Merry Christmas Merry Christmas from all the staff and governors at Gomersal St. Mary’s CE(C) […]
Matthew 2:9-10 “After [the Magi] had heard the king, they went on their way, and the star they had seen in the east went ahead of them until it stopped over the place where the child was. When they saw the star, they were overjoyed.” Day 24: Christmas Around The World – USA The United […]
Matthew 2:1-2 “… Magi from the east came to Jerusalem and asked, ‘Where is the one who has been born king of the Jews? We saw his star in the east and have come to worship him.’” Day 23: Christmas Around The World – Spain Most people in Spain go to Midnight Mass or ‘La […]
Matthew 2:1 “After Jesus was born in Bethlehem in Judea, during the time of King Herod, Magi from the east came to Jerusalem.” Day 22: Christmas Around The World – Slovakia In Slovakia, Christmas celebrations begin with Advent. Many Slovaks are Roman Catholics so this is the start of the important spiritual preparations for Christmas. […]
Luke 2:25-32 “Now there was a man in Jerusalem called Simeon, who was righteous and devout. He was waiting for the consolation of Israel, and the Holy Spirit was upon him. It had been revealed to him by the Holy Spirit that he would not die before he had seen the Lord’s Christ. Moved by […]
Luke 2:22-24, 3:21-22 “When the time of their purification according to the Law of Moses had been completed, Joseph and Mary took [Jesus] to Jerusalem to present him to the Lord (as it is written in the Law of the Lord, ‘Every firstborn male is to be consecrated to the Lord’), and to offer a […]
Luke 2:21 “On the eighth day, he was named Jesus, the name the angel had given him.” Day 19: Christmas Around The World – France In France, a Nativity crib is often used to help decorate the house. As well as having the normal Nativity figures in them, French scenes also have figures such as […]