It was great to be part of the team that welcomed Naomi from the Briars yesterday. We waited in reception for her arrival and took Naomi to our school chapel where she was greeted by our choir. Naomi was really impressed with our ‘Joy to the World’ Briars welcome song.
Here are the Lectio Divina resources to be used in schools as part of our celebration of the Year of the Word.
Available to download are the guide, a document with the pictures you might wish to display on the board during a session and the additional GCSE Scripture pack.
On Wednesday morning I couldn't believe my eyes, the sunrise was beautiful. Later on that morning we had morning prayer arranged by one of the small groups which focused on the story of Moses parting the Red Sea.
After morning prayer we took part in the the official Briars Olympics
Over the last few days we have been having loads of fun, activities and adventures.
On Tuesday morning we all woke up from our nice relaxing sleep and went downstairs for breakfast. There were 8 different types of cereals, porridge, toast and boiled eggs.
After breakfast we played a game
After having left school around 4.00 yesterday, we arrived just before supper. To say the students were excited would be an understatement. After finding their rooms, meeting the team, eating hot dogs and chips and finishing with evening prayer, you would think they'd be ready for bed. Not so much.
Congratulations to our Year 11 students Holly, Hannah and Ryan who have now been commissioned as Eucharistic Ministers at St Barnabas, Cathedral Nottingham. They will now be able to assist with the distribution of Holy Communion during school/parish Masses.What a beautiful celebration this morning.... Ryan and Holly have written this
This Remembrance Day, De Lisle college celebrated and commemorated the lives of those who fought for our country. Each year group engaged in a short but moving act of worship where we learnt about the pivotal battles of World War 2. The section on D day was particularly effective and
We've been busy celebrating the month of All Souls this November. As a chaplaincy team we have been leading prayers in our classes as well as having a prayer area on both of our Sites. Everyone has been sending in their names of loved ones that have passed away as