Assembly Themes

 

This term our theme for collective worship is Trust.

‘Trust yourself, you know more than you think.’ Benjamin Spock

Truth is the most valuable thing you’ll ever earn.’ Anon

Focus:

  • Putting Trust in others
  • Trustworthiness
  • Trusting that God can use us
  • Trusting when the going gets tough
  • Trusting the future to God

Our Spring term 1 theme for collective worship was Truthfulness.

‘Be truthful, gentle and fearless.’ Mahatma Gandhi

‘Three things cannot long be hidden: the sun, the moon, the truth.’ Buddha

Focus:

  • Truth and Deception
  • Choosing the Truth
  • Standing for the Truth
  • Seeing the Truth
  • Searching for the truth

Our Autumn term 2 theme for collective worship was Hope.

‘Hope is being able to see that there is light despite all of the darkness.’ (Desmond Tutu)

‘Once you choose Hope, anything is possible.’

‘Optimism is the faith that leads to achievement.  Nothing can be done without hope and confidence.’  (Helen Keller)

Focus:

  • Jesus Hope of the World
  • The Rainbow – symbol of Hope
  • Planting Hope
  • Hope for the future
  • Bringing Hope to others

Our Autumn term 1 theme for collective worship was Thankfulness.

It is not happy people who are thankful; it is thankful people that are happy.’

‘Write your troubles in the sand, but carve your blessings in stone.’

‘Every day may not be good, but there is something good in every day.’

Focus:

  • Remembering to say Thank you
  • Saying Grace
  • Extravagant thanks
  • Creation praise
  • Thankful for the good news