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Alex Taylor

About Alex Taylor

Alex Taylor is part of the children's and youth team at the Diocese of London. He is an experienced children's and youth worker and writer.

Alex Taylor / 29 May 2020

A little bit of learning

Whether you have a degree in children’s ministry or never had any training at all, this time of enforced slowdown might be the perfect opportunity to brush up on your skills.

Alex Taylor / 13 May 2020

Praying with children and young people

Alex Taylors shares some ideas for praying with children and young people that anyone can try.

Alex Taylor / 13 May 2020

Theology, COVID-19 and children

Alex Taylor from the Children and Youth Ministry Support team reflects on the content of a popular podcast episode talking about church during the COVID-19 crisis.

Alex Taylor / 7 April 2020

Taking stock

Alex Taylor shares how we can make use of this time to create a bit of space for reflection.

Alex Taylor / 17 March 2020

Working from home for the novice

New to working from home? Alex Taylor from the Children and Youth Ministry Support team offers us his tips from 7 years experience of working from home.

From dust you come
Alex Taylor / 19 February 2020

Lent through a child’s eyes

How do children interact with Lent? And how can we help them explore this season of preparation and reflection in a way that draws them closer to God? Our children’s team have some suggestions.

Alex Taylor / 5 December 2019

Christmas: stop and think!

In the past, I have been scornful and actually quite ranty about Christmas. I’ve railed against terrible Christmas songs and the way we … Read more

Alex Taylor / 8 October 2019

Holiday club how to

This summer, Katie O’Conor visited some different holiday clubs across the Diocese, seeing the diverse range of ministries taking place. So, if you’ve … Read more

Alex Taylor / 15 April 2019

Oh gosh, it’s Good Friday again

Jonathan Brooks shares some ideas and thoughts that can be helpful in broaching a conversation about Good Friday with children.

Prayer post it notes in schools
Alex Taylor / 10 April 2019

Running a prayer space

Running a Prayer Space in your local school can bring great benefits to the students and staff. Catherine Clayton explores how you can go about it.

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