Posts by Becky Sedgwick

Becky Sedgwick is the Local Parenting for Faith Coordinator. Before this, she worked as a Children and Families Worker for 9 years at St James’ Church, Devizes, where she ran Parenting for Faith courses. 

Becky Sedgwick

Bible dads and the five key tools

7 Jun 2019
Parenting for faith isn’t a new thing. People have been parenting for faith since – well, the beginning of faith – and that includes many parents we read about in the Bible.

Supporting bereaved families

6 Jun 2019
It can feel difficult to know how best to help families when someone dies. Here we have brought together ideas and resources suggested by children’s, youth and families pastors from all over the UK. We do hope they will be useful to you.

Summer Sundays

17 May 2019
Most churches do something different over the summer holidays. Whether it’s no kids’ groups, modified kids’ groups, all in the main service or a month of all age – or something different – planning summer Sundays is a kids’ leader’s headache.

Connecting well using creative prayer

16 May 2019
Many of us enjoy creative prayer or it may be part of the curriculum your kids are using at church. But with children it can be tricky. Sometimes the excitement of the activity can take over and it becomes difficult to help them focus on the prayer bit.

When catch is hard

8 May 2019
It’s not uncommon for children and young people (and adults too!) to find that they struggle to catch from God. These are some ideas that might help.