This year Sea Sunday is marked on 8 July 2018, but can be celebrated on any Sunday in the year, and is an opportunity to think and pray about the lives of seafarers and those who minister to them.
Apostleship of the Sea
Resources for Catholic churches include a resource booklet, poster, editorial for parish newsletters, video and audio. Packs will be sent out to parishes towards the end of June but are also available online.
Resources for churches from the Sailor’s Society include a pamphlet with prayers, sermon outline, stories from chaplains and songs/hymns. There are also posters, a collection box kit, lesson plan and Powerpoint presentation, plus activities for children such as a cut-out boat and boat colouring sheet.
The resource pack can be ordered for delivery by post or can be downloaded from the Sailor’s Society Sea Sunday website.
The Mission to Seafarers
Resources to order or download include sermon notes, pew leaflet, children’s leaflet and poster.
They can be downloaded from the Mission to Seafarers website.