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Epiphany Toy Service

On Wednesday 17th January 2018, it was time for the annual Toy Service as part of our Epiphany celebrations. Thank you once again to all the children who kindly donated their toys to be sent to children in Romania. What a colourful display they made!

Mags Zaharia, who runs Little John’s House in Romania, led the service and spoke to the children about some differences and similarities between the children there and here in Devon. We agreed that all children everywhere love toys. Mags’ niece, Rosie, showed us a traditional Romanian costume that some children might wear there. What a lovely way for our children to do something for those less fortunate than themselves.

Thanks also goes to the members of the Collective Worship Focus Group, who each had a part to play in the service.

Mags will speak to the older children later in the term about ways that they could raise money for Little John’s House, as the charity is celebrating its 25th birthday this year.

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