Christingle Making

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In preparation for the service, during lunch time, over 50 students attended the Christingle workshop led by prefects. Students made their Christingles ready to use in the service.

  • The orange represents the world.

  • The candle reminds Christians of Jesus, who they believe to be the light of the world.

  • The red ribbon goes around the 'world' and, being the colour of blood, reminds Christians that Jesus died

  • The four cocktail sticks could have one of two meanings; the four seasons or the four corners of the world.

  • The sweets (or sometimes dried fruit) remind Christians of God's gifts to the world, including kindness and love.