The Anglican Church of Canada

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The Compendium of the Church Mice is a creative year-long Sunday school curriculum that weaves in the Marks of Mission. It is one of several projects emerging from General Synod’s Marks of Mission initiative.

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You can add elements from The Compendium of the Church Mice:
• View the seasonal big ideas

2017-2018

2017-2018 Key Calendar
•  2017-2018 The Church Mouse Writes: Outlines for Every Sunday

September 2017

• 10 Sunday School Teachers Planning Meeting
• 17 Party! Fun, Fruit and Facts
• 24 Music Sunday, Bread Sunday or Story Sunday

October 2017

• 1 Apprenticeship Sunday
• 8 Standard Lesson Plan with You are Chosen Activity
• 15 Music Sunday, Bread Sunday or Story Sunday
• 22 Standard Lesson Plan with Things from Heaven Activity
• 29 Standard Lesson Plan with Gifts God Has Given Me to Love? Activity

November 2017

• 5 Apprenticeship Sunday
• 12 Standard Lesson Plan with Oil in Your Lamp Activity
• 19 Music SundayBread Sunday or Story Sunday
• 26 Standard Lesson Plan with Oil in Your Lamp Activity

December 2017

• 3 Apprenticeship Sunday
• 10 Standard Lesson Plan with Putting Forth Leaves Activity
• 17 Standard Lesson Plan with So That All Might Believe, A Canadian Nativity
• 24 A Canadian Nativity (The third Sunday of the month is usually Music, Bread, or Story Sunday, but this date is best for a nativity play)
• 31 Music SundayBread Sunday or Story Sunday

January 2018

• 7 Apprenticeship Sunday
• 14 Standard Lesson Plan with Without Him Not One Thing Activity
• 21 Music SundayBread Sunday or Story Sunday
• 28 Standard Lesson Plan with Fishing for People Activity

February 2018

• 4 Apprenticeship Sunday
• 11 Standard Lesson Plan with Make Melody to Our God
• 18 Music SundayBread Sunday or Story Sunday
• 25 Standard Lesson Plan with Responding Activity

March 2018

• 4 Apprenticeship Sunday
• 11 Standard Lesson Plan with Responding through Play Activity
• 18 Music SundayBread Sunday or Story Sunday
• 25 Standard Lesson Plan with Responding through Play Activity

April 2018

• 1 Apprenticeship Sunday
• 8 Standard Lesson Plan with Responding through Play Activity
• 15 Music SundayBread Sunday or Story Sunday
• 22 Standard Lesson Plan with Peace Be With You
• 29 Standard Lesson Plan with I Know My Own and My Own Know Me Activity

May 2018

• 6 Apprenticeship Sunday
• 13 Standard Lesson Plan with Needs and Actions Activity
• 20 Music SundayBread Sunday or Story Sunday
• 27 Standard Lesson Plan with Pentecost Hats Activity

June 2018

• 3 Apprenticeship Sunday
• 10 Standard Lesson Plan with A Garden Activity
• 17 Music SundayBread Sunday or Story Sunday
• 24 Standard Lesson Plan with the Dips and Doodles—See-You-Soon Party

Resources

• What you need list
Sunday School Teachers Planning Meeting
What does one month look like with the Compendium of the Church Mice?

Standard Lesson Plan
Apprenticeship Sunday
Music SundayBread SundayStory Sunday

A resource for Living the Marks of Mission