As a church school, our Christian ethos is very important to us. Each half term, we have a new Christian value that we focus on through assemblies, class worship time and throughout the school day.
Our current value is:
Below are some Bible verses and Bible stories that the children will be looking at based on this value...
Bible Verse about Compassion
.“If among you, one of your brothers should become poor, in any of your towns within your land that the Lord your God is giving you, you shall not harden your heart or shut your hand against your poor brother . . .”
Bible Stories about Compassion
- (Luke 10 verses 25-37) He had compassion on the Jewish man who had been beaten, robbed, and left to die on the side of the road.
- (Matthew 15 verses 29-38) Before feeding a crowd of 5000 Jesus expressed to His disciples that He had compassion on them.
Jesus Feeds the 5,000 - YouTube
- (Mark 1 verses 40-45) Jesus was “moved with compassion” when a man with a serious skin disease came to Him on his knees begging for cleansing.
Jesus Heals – Jesus has compassion on 10 lepers and heals them, only one says thank you.
The Thankful Leper (Luke 17: 11-19) - YouTube
- (Matthew 20 verses 29-34) Jesus had compassion on two blind men, and He restored their sight.
(Jesus has compassion for all people)
(Jonah should have had compassion for the people of Ninevah, which he did in the end)
(Jesus had compassion for the man who could not walk)
(Jesus had compassion for the blind man)
Christmas Story Series
The Christmas story split into 4 parts (You could just look at 1 part each week, over 4 weeks):
Our School Prayers
The Lord’s Prayer:
Our Father, who art in heaven, hallowed be thy name; thy kingdom come; thy will be done on earth as it is in heaven. Give us this day our daily bread; and forgive us our trespasses as we forgive those who trespass against us; and lead us not into temptation, but deliver us from evil; for thine is the kingdom, the power and the glory, forever and ever, Amen.
Our school prayer: ‘Dear God, thank you for our school where we are happy to love, learn and pray together. Sorry for all the wrong things we all do. Please help us to show compassion in and out of our school. Amen.’
Welsh Diolch Prayer: ‘Diolch am ffrindiau, diolch am deulu, diolch am ysgol, diolch am fyd. Diolch am fwyd a diolch am gartref, Diolch i Dduw am bopeth o hyd. Amen’
Here are some songs we sing during our assemblies: