Little boy waving a streamer in a praise serviceEveryone joins in a praise service.

Children's picture of Zechariah up a tree meeting JesusThe children of St Mark's illustrated the story of Zechariah climbing up a tree to see Jesus.

Children and Young People

Pre-school children


Teddy Bears picnic Ashover: Children, with their parents or carers, meet on Thursdays fortnightly for stories, songs, crafts and games with a Christian emphasis - in The Bassett Rooms, Ashover. Parents and carers are welcome to stay and join in. In July there is a teddy bears' picnic and bigger brothers and sisters can come along too in the school holidays.
Contact: Janet Bonsall 01246 590330



Christmas Tree with Children in Ashover ChurchAshover: Allsorts get together each Sunday during the 10.45 am service at Ashover Church, except for Family Services and school holidays; they enjoy songs, Bible stories and crafts. In December they decorate the Christmas tree in church.
Contact: Anna Bell

Family Services

There are regular Family Services in Ashover, Handley and Wessington churches.

A tissue paper stained glass window being madeIn a family servcie at Ashover the children and helpers made a "stained" glass window to illustrate Let your light so shine.