‘Tis the season to begin thinking about the Sunday School year. I often recommend these links to parents and prospective storytellers and doorkeepers, so I will collect them here tidily in one spot.
First, the consummate video introduction to Godly Play, done by St. John’s Parish in Stamford, Connecticut:
Then, the story of “The Great Family” beautifully told by Tami Burks in “The Great Family: Father Matthew Presents.” Gather the children around to watch this with you! (Oh, and by the way, I’m a great fan of Father Matthew. Be sure to check out all his videos.):
The mother ship is, of course, located here at the Godly Play Foundation.
I am partial to beautifully made materials that come from within the congregation, but sometimes time and talent don’t come together at the same time. During those circumstances we use our treasure to buy the beautifully made materials from Godly Play Resources.