Baby Bouquet

I made this bouquet for a friend at work who is having twins, my colleagues and I wanted to give her a gift when she left to go on maternity leave. I made all the elements from ideas I found online (the links are all below). But I love the ideas you see of presenting baby…

Pentecost Flames

There are so many lovely things you can do with the symbol of flames for the Holy Spirit at Pentecost. I’ve been desperate for Pentecost to come ever since I thought of this.  Usually if I’m doing something visual in worship it is an interactive idea, but this was just to look great. Though having…

Empty Nest

I know that having a craft/sewing room is an incredible privilege. But oh my goodness it is one I’ve got used to! Right now The Pumpkin Room looks like this: Builders are coming tomorrow to start on at least 2 months of work fixing internal subsidence damage. With all the stuff gone you can see…

Serve – looking outward for vocation

This was my favourite prayer station in the set. So often calling invites introspection, which is fine, but this looks out into the world for what is needed and where we can contribute best. The idea is that you look through the pile of mini maps and let yourself be drawn to one. That then…

Follow – Plotting our calling

This was our opening prayer station in this batch I’m posting here. As people started to fill it in we started to see stories intertwine. You will need Sticky backed plastic blackboard available from Amazon here. Chalk and I used chalk pens for the lines Card footprints for the ‘next steps’ I used these but they vary in…

Trust – Message in a Bottle

This is a prayer station idea which has been really meaningful for people at our young women’s vocation event. It also looks really lovely as it fills up with scrolls. The idea is that we write on the paper something which we know we need to give over to God. The neck of the bottle…