School & Church Partnerships

Schools and church partnerships

Rev Becky Matthews from St Mary's Church, Launton leading a Parable -themed assembly.

Rev Becky Matthews from St Mary's Church, Launton leading a Parable -themed assembly.

Parable Garden offers schools facilitation and resources to enrich partnerships with their local churches through: 

  • Collective worship materials on parable, cultivation and seasonal themes for use indoors and outdoors
  • practical help with design and use of parable themed prayer gardens as a resource for creative engagement with Jesus's teaching and spirituality
  • joint planning and facilitation of whole school creativity workshops and reflection on parable and tree of life themes,  exploring Christian distinctiveness, ethos and character education 
  • joint planning and delivery of exploring spirituality days 
  • ‘The Sower and the seed’ materials for Collective worship and spiritual reflection (in production)
  • contributing to PCC and School Governor's meetings, as well as delivering INSET training