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Welcome to the New Home of the Pondering Platypus Resources

A plush platypus puppet with grey fur and beige beak and flippers. He his wearing a straw trilby hat

Praying & pondering with Theo the platypus (& other friends)

With fun activities the whole family can do, whatever age or ability

Using all sorts of things you may have or find ‘reasonably’ easily

A bubble lamp made from a lacquered metal in rainbow colours

Plus many ideas that can be used in church or children’s work

We Are currently transferring things over from our old Wix site, so please bear with us. We will also have even more things to upload after that.


Four Glitter sticks crossed over each other. Glitter sticks are long clear plastic tubes filled with tiny colourful beads and glitter stars and shapes. they move up and down the tube as you change their position

A Pondering Place

Depending on whether you went to church or not as a child, and if you did -the ‘flavour’ of church you grew up in, you will view the idea of spending time with God in different ways. Many people call it a ‘quiet time’, others call it their ‘daily devotions’. I was brought up withContinue reading “A Pondering Place”

A pink and furry platypus toy, looking into a plastic box with brightly coloured water beads in it

About Our Resources

All of our prayer resources are for families to use together – whatever your family looks like. We’ve been hearing that for many, family devotions have been a stressful step too far during lock-down, and that grownups in some households have lost some confidence in the area of nurturing faith at home. We really hopeContinue reading “About Our Resources”