Faith Life Newspage 2016-17

September 2017

Making bunting for the Macmillan Coffee Morning tomorrow! 

May 2017
Mustard Seeds will be selling cups of squash for 10p every Wednesday in the playground during June and July in aid of 'Urafiki'. All money raised will help us support our sponsored friend, Pauline, go to school. 
School Led Mass
Here's a photo of our School led Mass today (7/5/17) at Blessed Sacrament Church. 
The  children decorated our Easter cross with butterflies and led the Gloria with signing. Thank you to all children and families who came to celebrate with us! 
Easter Garden
Mustard Seeds gathered to create an Easter garden which will be displayed from Friday 31st March in the window of the shoe shop on Fore Street in Heavitree. Stop by and have a look!
"How do you feel? Let God help you!"
In Fun Faith Berry Pomeroy and Plympton Classes have made emoji posters with bible passages to encourage and support us no matter what we are feeling!
Pop into the Reception area of the school to check out our 'Faith Life' book!
Ash Wednesday Liturgy led by Okehampton
During our liturgy we listened to and watched Jesus' 40 days in the desert, received blessed ashes on our foreheads and offered our class lenten symbol which was signed by everyone in the class to symbolise that we are all a part of God's family. 
Fairtrade Fortnight: Mustard Seeds and the Fair Trade Tuck Shop. 
For 2 weeks Mustard Seeds ran a successful fair trade tuck shop during break time. 
Fun Faith: 
Rougemont celebrating a class mass with Fr Jonathan.
Fun Jelly Bean Faith in Yrs 3/4!
Yr 3/4 learned their jelly bean prayer and made jelly bean faith boxes
A big thank you to all who supported raising money and buying CAFOD World Gifts this Christmas.
Mustard Seeds deciding what projects to embark upon in the Spring Term. 
Our Epiphany liturgy was led by Totnes Class. Gold, frankincense and myrrh were offered. "What gift can you bring Jesus?"
Mustard Seeds helped to prepare the class advent wreaths. 
The Chris the King Liturgy, led by Kingswear Class, celebrated Jesus as our new born king, our servant king, our living king, and the king of heaven and earth. Each class made a crown decorated to show the different ways that Jesus is our King.  
Fun Faith explored big open questions and made faith tellers to play with their friends. 
Mustard Seeds made glittery crowns for school children to wear at the school led Sacred Heart Family Mass on the 20th November. 
November 2016
The pupils in KS2 enjoyed Jelly Bean Faith and Fun Faith with Mrs Quinn
Mustard Seeds made posters to encourage children to donate food to the needy in Exeter. 
Yr 1 & 2 children led the signing in Prayer and Praise to the song "If I were a butterfly....."
Drop Off... Drop In
An opportunity to meet old friends and new over fresh coffee and homemade cake. Every Wednesday 8.45 - 9.30am in Bickleigh Room. All welcome!
Mustard Seeds made origami fish badges to wear at school to show they follow Jesus. 
Frs John and Jonathan joined us to celebrate mass at the beginning of the new school year. 
Fun Faith
On a Wednesday afternoon, different classes partipate in 'Fun Faith' sessions. Here, Berry Pomeroy children explored 'Jelly Bean' faith and Plympton made faith games to explore Reflective faith Questions. 
Class RE Books
Check out our display in the atrium where you can see the RE work that different classes did last year. 
Each child decorated a fish to symbolise that they will try to follow Jesus this year.
At our opening liturgy for the new school year, each class was presented with a with a new class candle to light each day when they pray.