Last week year 9 students from St John Houghton Catholic School in Ilkeston were getting involved with Give It Up! at the Diocesan Retreat Centre, The Briars in Crich.
They did a session on the Give It Up! campaign which included watching parts of the DVD, making their own donation envelopes to keep at home and then each small group decorated a large bee poster with the lists of things they’re giving up for Lent.
The Briars Team were also planning to put a bee poster on their bedroom door with the things they are giving up for Lent too!
A BIG thank you to Fr Joe and the Briars Team as well as the staff and students from St John Houghton school that worked very hard to create their posters and make their pledges. Below are a few of the posters…