The Stapleford Centre has a long history of making quality material available to educationalists. On this page, please find free assemblies taken from Wisdom for Worship by Margaret Cooling. Although the book is out of print, we think the assemblies are relevant and hope you will find them helpful.
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Margaret has taught primary and secondary pupils and adult learners. Over the last twenty five years, she has developed RE curriculum materials for use by pupils aged 5-14 and several books for churches. She is also a part-time lecturer at the University of Gloucestershire.
As a free-lance trainer and writer she works for schools, LEAs, Dioceses, churches and other organisations including: HMI, CEM, the BBC and the National Gallery Company. She has written, or co-written over fifty books as well as acting as consultant to many projects.
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The assemblies given here are taken directly from the book Wisdom for Worship, by Margaret Cooling. First published in 1995, it is out of print. The original book includes introductory material that you will find useful when using the assemblies. That material is given here:
|The Dangerous Gift||Consequences||The right word (also picture page)||Advice||Gossip||Quarrels|
|Be careful how you think||What others think||Think before you answer||Think before you act|
(also picture page)
|Deception||Blowing your own trumpet||Jealousy|
|Two things I require||Riches||You can't take it with you||Giving to God|
|Love||Good actions||True beauty
(also picture page)
|Being dependable||Long-lasting good||Be a light||Forgiveness (also picture page)|
|Never stop learning||Education and life||Hope|
|Temptation||A clear conscience||Warnings||Self-control||Sincerity|
|Motives||Friends and enemies||Growing up||God's warning system|
|Seven things God does not tolerate||Seven things God does not tolerate: A Proud Look (also picture page)|