Merry Christmas from The Children’s Society

We’re wishing all of our supporters a Merry Christmas and a very Happy New Year.

Advent: How to beat bullies

With under 24 hours to go until Christmas, Nkechi shares her personal experience on how to beat the bullies. There is deep wisdom in her words – both for those who face bullying and those who don’t – because the principles she shares ring true in standing up to any injustice.

Advent: A temple for the Lord

Trust is something that comes with relationship. Today Rose Hudson-Wilkin explores the role of trust in the relationship between David, Nathan and God in 2 Samuel 7.1-11, 16. Trusting in God and making space to listen to God’s ambitious promises for us is not easy but it definitely worth it.

Celebrating your Christingle moments

Over the past 25 years your Christingle services have raised almost £25 million pounds to support our vital work.

'The internship has been an eye opening experience'

Ben, one of our interns based in Birmingham, shares his experience of working with the Stars National Initiative website.

Advent: Five ways to well-being for children and teenagers

The Children’s Society asked thousands of children and teenagers about what makes them happy. Here we provide simple, straightforward advice on five ways to well-being for children and teenagers.

Advent: Following Christ in a broken world

As our season of waiting reaches its final Sunday, here is a video to focus our thoughts.

Advent: The importance of prophecy

Sharing prophetic visions requires bravery because speaking truth to power is often not easy or comfortable. Bishop Tim encourages us to pray for the courage to be brave and truthful.

Host a pancake party

Kick off Lent with your community and have a flipping great time – host a pancake party

267 years of Christingle

For our first Christingle service, held in December 1968 at Lincoln Cathedral, we expected 300 people but some 1500 attended the celebration.