AUTUMN 1 : STEWARDS of CREATION
Genesis: God created the earth and then put human beings there to care for the earth.
Sometimes, we do a good job of this, and sometimes we don't.
Pope Francis named the time from September to the feast of St Francis of Assisi, 2021, as the Season of Creation.
During the Season of Creation, we carried out two weeks of learning and action all about caring for the environment - for God’s beautiful creation. We teamed up with the family of schools that creates Our Lady and All Saints Catholic Multi Academy Company (MAC) and Columban Missionaries Britain, because together we are stronger, ‘Stronger in Faith’.
We wrote to our local MPs, we sent out tweets, leaflets and messages, we took part in a peaceful protest and spoke to the Lord Mayor or Birmingham and MP for Climate Change, we prayed to God for strength to make a difference.
Each class pledged to take on an extra job in order to become STEWARDS OF CREATION! We even , now, have an 'Eco Team'. See our 'Gallery' on this page for an update on their actions.
SPRING 2: OPTIONS FOR THE POOR AND VULNERABLE
'Being faithful to God means taking the risk of setting aside one's own needs and plans in order to serve others' - Pope Francis
During Lent we all chose a groups who needed our help - those who were vulnerable in some way, in our society.
We thoroughly enjoyed supporting Priestley Rose Care Home, Make a Wish Foundation, Heartlands Hospital , Lets Feed Brum, Caflo Food Bank, the local community environment and The Pantry Food Bank
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