December

Featured resources for December

Feast of St Francis Xavier

Feast of St Francis Xavier

St Francis Xavier was a founder member of The Society of Jesus (the Jesuits). Courageous and intrepid, in the early days of exploration he took the message of Christ into new lands, notably Asia. For this reason he, with St Thérèse of Lisieux, is the Patron of Missionaries. St Francis Xavier fulfilled his mission to…

Feast of St Nicholas

Feast of St Nicholas

Saint Nicholas was Bishop of Myra (in modern-day Turkey) during the 4th Century. Known for his generosity and pastoral care, especially towards the poor, St Nicholas’ legacy developed into a much loved and familiar Christmas character. These resources carefully re-tell the story of the real St Nicholas and encourage children to follow his example by…

Advent & Christmas resources

Advent & Christmas resources

The season of Advent begins four Sundays before Christmas and is a time of prayerful preparation. During Advent we recall the Israelites’ long wait for the Messiah’s birth and remember that Jesus was born into the world and will come again. Each year Mission Together produce engaging and fun resources to help children keep Jesus…