Our Lady Queen of Peace, Year 11

On Wednesday 12th December, the team were invited into Our Lady Queen of Peace in Skelmersdale to work with year 11 on their Mission Day. The theme for their Mission Day was ‘Imago Dei’. Throughout the course of the day we reflected upon what it means that we are created in the image and likeness […]

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Our Lady Queen of Peace, Year 8

We enjoyed an amazing two days at Our Lady Queen of Peace in Skelmersdale exploring the theme of “Do unto others as you would have them do unto you” with year 8. The days included a number of activities looking at how we can live out this theme, as well as workshops which looked at […]

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Stonyhurst College, Year 9

At the beginning of October, half of the team headed to Clitheroe to work with Year 9 pupils from Stonyhurst College. The retreat offered the opportunity to focus on ‘Finding God in all things’ and we explored the theme through a number of games, discussions, activities and, of course, prayer. As our first experience of […]

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St. Mary’s, Astley, Year 7

The team spent two great days working with year 7 at St Mary’s, Astley as part of their Welcome Conference, looking at the theme of “Love your neighbour”. The days included sessions that looked at how we can love ourselves and how we can show love to those around us, as well as workshops which […]

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St. Edward’s Year 7

We spent the day joining Year 7 at St Edward’s College, for a day focussing on key elements of our faith. Through the help of four fun filled workshops we concentrated on: The Rosary; The Eucharist; One Body; and Reconciliation, and the team were delighted at the enthusiasm and interest shown by the young pupils. […]

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Archbishop Beck Mission Day

On Friday 29th June, the team were invited into Archbishop Beck for a Mission Day focusing on the theme of ‘Finding out who I am’. The team worked with years 7 and 8 for two sessions asking them to think about the person that God has created them to be. As it was the feast […]

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Bellerive FCJ, Year 8

On the 8th of March we had the pleasure of going into Bellerive FCJ Catholic College for a Mission Day with Year 8 focusing on the theme of “Who do you say I am?” from Matthew 16:15. This theme allowed the young people to look at who do they say God is and how Lent […]

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Cardinal Heenan, Year 9

Over two days, the Animate Team worked with all of Year 9 at Cardinal Heenan Catholic High School. The theme for the Year 9’s Mission Days was ‘Preparing for the future’. Throughout the two days we explored this theme incorporating scripture from Proverbs 19:20-21. We focused on the idea that every young person is on […]

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St. Edward’s College, Year 7 Mission Days

On 14th and 21st November, the team were invited into St. Edwards Catholic College to work with year 7 in a day of faith exploration. Throughout the day, the pupils attended 4 workshops. The first was on the Body of Christ, looking at what they can bring to the communities they belong to, but in particular their […]

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Bellerive FCJ VI Form Mission Day

We worked with the sixth form students from Bellerive on the 2nd November looking at the theme of ‘Solidarity, its A Simple Life’. We wanted to challenge the students on social justice with a ‘hard hitting’ opening session, where the students were driven to do more and realise that their thoughts and actions can make a […]

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