Let's Go! An Invitation to Follow Jesus

An Ash Wednesday Service for Children

Elizabeth Hammond

Aug/2011, INSTANT DOWNLOAD

ISBN-13: 9781606741047

Purchase price includes permission to reproduce copies for all participants

Total pages: 4

Let's Go! is an interactive children's service for use on Ash Wednesday, It is suitable for children aged four through ten consisting of four interactive stations and a fifth station for the Imposition of Ashes and Eucharist. The fourth station includes the shrouding of an Alleluia Banner that can be created on the last Sunday of the Season after the Epiphany or at a Shrove Tuesday Pancake Supper. Materials required for the stations include objects easily found: water, oil, candles, small tables, and ashes.

Cast / Leaders: 1 or more Adult readers/leaders

Time Length: 30-45 minutes approximate

Age Level: designed for use with children ages 4-10

Elizabeth Hammond has been a Christian educator for over thirty years. She previously served in the Anglican Church of Canada and currently serves in the Episcopal Church USA. As a member of the Children’s Ministry Group and of the Bishop’s Committee for Teacher Certification, she continues to support lifelong formation in the Diocese of Arizona. While earning a master’s degree in education she became a contributing writer to The Whole People of God and now contributes to Seasons of the Spirit.