Safeguarding policies

St Paul’s Church take Safeguarding seriously.  On this page we have links to our protection policies on Children and Vulnerable Adults which contain information important to users, organisers, parents, carers and leaders who use St Paul’s Church.  They also contain information on who to contact should you have concerns regarding Safeguarding. You can download our more »

Tiny Tots

Coffee and play for Mums, Dads, Carers and Babies (bumps, newborns and babies up until walking). We meet in Garden Room 1 from 10 – 11.30am on Thursdays in term time.

Uniformed Groups

We are fortunate to have Rainbow, Brownie and Guide packs that are based at St Paul’s. They attend two services a year and many church families are involved with the groups. If you would like further information please contact the church office who will be able to put you in touch with the relevant leader.

Schools

Working with local schools At St Paul’s, St Albans we love partnering with the local schools. We see Schools Work as a key area of our Church as we seek to serve our local community. We are pleased to be able to offer schools a wide range of resources free of charge including; lessons, assemblies more »

Explorers (YR3 – YR6)

Explorers is for school years 3 – 6, children aged 7-11 (>25 on the register with about 15 weekly). We have an informal atmosphere with a slightly more mature feel to help the transformation to youth. We listen to and pray for each other, spend time soaking in God’s presence and get up to all more »

Climbers (Reception – YR2)

Climbers is for children from their second term of reception, through years 1 and 2  (>30 on the register, about 15 weekly). We enjoy learning about the Bible, games, craft and learning more about chatting to and catching what God can say to us. We meet in the Large Hall. Climbers is overseen by Tori more »

Scramblers (3+)

Scramblers is our Sunday group for children who are 3 years old until they have settled into their first half term of Reception (>30 on the register, about 20 weekly). We have playtime, storytime, creative time and singing and dancing. We enjoy worship with voices, instruments or actions or all three and prayer with each more »

Tumblers (Toddlers)

Tumblers is for children who can toddle around unaided until they turn 3 years old (>20 on the register, 10 – 15 each week). The children have 40 minutes of free play with ride on toys, colouring, playdough, trains, dressing up, dolls, books, puzzles and even a slide and trampoline! During this time the leaders more »

Stepping Stones (Babies)

Stepping Stones is our group for babies until they are confidently walking (> 20 on the register, about 10 weekly) and meets in Garden Room 1. A typical session includes 40 minutes free play during which the leaders get to know children better and pray for them and their families. Then they join with Tumblers more »

Tots

  Tots is a hugely popular baby, toddler and preschool group which meets on Friday mornings during term time from 9.30 – 11am.We fill two rooms with a wide variety of different toys and provide a craft activity as well as snacks and drinks for children and adults (including proper coffee!). There is a Bible more »

Safeguarding At St Paul’s Church

Safeguarding means the action the Church takes to promote a safer culture. This means we will promote the welfare of children, young people and adults, work to prevent abuse from occurring, seek to protect those that are at risk of being abused and respond well to those that have been abused. We will take care more »

Sunday Mornings

During the 10.30am Sunday service, we run groups for children aged 0-11. For the first 15 minutes or so the children stay in the main church service  and join in the worship however they feel comfortable (ribbons and flags available front left) before heading out to their groups. On the 2nd Sunday of the month, more »

Our Vision

At St Paul’s, we believe that children and young people are full members of the body of Christ with us and we are to mutually encourage, disciple and challenge each other as we journey together. Our vision is that we, as parents and children’s leaders, Listen to God, Enjoy Him and Do what He says more »

Kids

All gatherings and services have been suspended following advice given by the CofE in response to the Covid-19 outbreak.  Please pray for you children, children across Fleetville, St Albans, this country and the world. To help you through the next few days/weeks: Sign up to receive updates for ‘Socially Distant Disciples’ sending our resources for families more »