Author: Mission Together

Christmas Appeal – Shining a Light in South Africa
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Christmas Appeal – Shining a Light in South Africa

Every year Missio, our parent charity, run a Christmas Appeal benefiting a Mission Together children’s project. This year the focus is on Nazareth House. Nazareth House is in a poor area of South Africa, with low employment, acute poverty and high rates of HIV. It provides a home for children who can’t stay with their…

Advent Resources 2019

Advent 2019 begins the Year of the Word, The God Who Speaks, an initiative Catholic Bishops’ Conference. In support we’ve revised our Advent liturgies, to encouraging deeper exploration of seasonal scriptures. Click here to open our Advent webpage and download these liturgies, class Advent calendar, faith focused craft activities and Advent assembly. You can find our…

Year of the Word

Wednesday Word provides a great and easy way for schools to engage with The Year of the Word. The Wednesday Word is a colourful and accessible double-sided leaflet which carries the Sunday Gospel into pupil’s homes every week. Its mission is to help children and their families to draw closer to God, each other, school and…

An Extraordinary Month of Mission – and a Big Thank You!
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An Extraordinary Month of Mission – and a Big Thank You!

2019 has been a truly special year for the worldwide Church family. Pope Francis declared October to be an ‘Extraordinary Month of Mission’ (EMM). Its aim: to encourage all members of our Catholic community to recognise themselves as missionary disciples, working and praying together to share God’s love with everyone, everywhere. At Mission Together we’ve…

EMM2019: School pupils bring the light of Mission to the world!
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EMM2019: School pupils bring the light of Mission to the world!

2019 has been a truly special year for the worldwide Church family. Pope Francis declared October to be an ‘Extraordinary Month of Mission’ (EMM). Its aim: to encourage all members of our Catholic community to recognise themselves as missionary disciples, working and praying together to share God’s love with everyone, everywhere. At Mission Together, we’ve…

Together in South Africa – Our new campaign for 2019-2020
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Together in South Africa – Our new campaign for 2019-2020

Each year – with your help – Mission Together helps to run hundreds of children’s projects around the world.  To encourage our supporters, we run an annual schools campaign focusing on one of these life changing projects and the children they help. In 2019 – 2020 our Together in South Africa campaign shines a light…

Thank you Mrs Filarowski for a wonderful EMM hymn!
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Thank you Mrs Filarowski for a wonderful EMM hymn!

We’ve been delighted with the response to the Extraordinary Month of Mission from schools across the country. There are too many wonderful images and stories to mention, but you can view some by visiting our Twitter feed @MissioUK. We are very grateful for all your EMM efforts, especially those of Mrs Angela Filarowski, RE Lead…

Thank you for supporting our ‘Day of Many Colours’!

Huge thanks to all schools who supported our Day of Many Colours. We’re delighted that so many celebrated how, by working together, we share God’s love everywhere! The Day of Many Colours is our annual faith and fundraising event, celebrating the Universal Church and how through Mission Together, children are helping children around the world….