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Latest NEW Primary Assemblies

How should we treat our enemies?

This assembly introduces children to Jesus’ most radical teaching about loving one’s enemies.


Who will remember me?

This assembly explores ideas about death and the afterlife and offers a biblical perspective for consideration.

How should we treat other people?

This assembly introduces children to Jesus’ Golden Rule through considering how Paddington treats others.


Why is it wrong to steal?

This assembly considers what the Bible teaches about stealing.


Who is baby Jesus?

This assembly explores Christian beliefs about Jesus and the religious significance of Christmas.


What is the purpose of life?

This assembly explores the theme of purpose and considers a biblical perspective.

Is it good to be alone?

This assembly explores a biblical response to the experience of loneliness as portrayed in The Lego Batman Movie.

Where does happiness come from?

This assembly explores what the Bible teaches about the ultimate source of happiness and links the theme of Trolls to the story of Pentecost.

What makes a hero?

This assembly explores what the Bible teaches about heroism and links the narrative of the film Moana to the Easter story.

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This assembly explores what the Bible teaches about work.


Is it ever right to get angry?

This assembly explores what the Bible teaches about anger.

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This assembly explores what the Bible teaches about utopia, and seeks to foster within all children mutual respect and tolerance of those with different faiths and beliefs.

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This assembly explores what the Bible teaches about God: his transcendence (the belief that God exists beyond the world that we know and experience) and immanence (the belief that God exists within the world that we know and experience).

Latest NEW Secondary Assemblies

How do we find contentment in life?

This assembly explores how our values and beliefs affect our relationships with other people. It presents a biblical perspective on wealth and possessions, stressing the importance of friends and family to our emotional wellbeing.

Is there such a thing as right and wrong?

This assembly explores issues of right and wrong, and presents a biblical answer to the question of how to make the right choices. It encourages students to look for help from other people, and from reliable sources.

Can human beings be divided into good and evil?

This assembly uses an excerpt from Wonder Woman to consider the Christian perspective that everyone is good, made in the image of God, but everyone has also rebelled against God, and is capable of evil action.

What is family?

This assembly explores the Bible’s teaching on why what makes families a little bit difficult, might also be the thing that makes them something to be excited about.

Are human beings capable of reaching agreement without resorting to conflict?

This assembly examines the importance of good communication in situations of conflict and stress, and explores the Bible’s teaching on conflict and peace.

Why should we get back up from a fall from grace?

This assembly explores the Bible’s teaching on the value of learning to pick ourselves up in the face of adversity, and how true humility about ourselves can help us feel free.

In a stressful situation can the people around us be trusted?

Good team-mates put each other’s needs before their own comfort and help us to discover that we are capable of extraordinary courage.  This assembly explores the Bible’s teaching on selflessness, trust and courage.

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This assembly explores the Bible’s teaching on what friends are for, and what makes them so special.


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Through reflection on an Old Testament proverb and a verse from a New Testament letter, this assembly offers students the opportunity to consider how our actions impact others and to reflect on their friendships.

What Kung Fu Panda 3 dvddoes it mean to just be you?

This assembly explores the Bible’s teaching on what it might mean (and not mean!) to be ourselves in the context of our local and global community of fellow human beings.

Is it Star Wars force awakensmy responsibility to stand up for what is right?

This assembly explores the Bible’s teaching on the importance of fighting for and doing what is right even when doing so is scary and difficult.

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