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The related readings for this Sunday are:

Daniel 7:9-10, 13-14
Psalm 93
Revelation 1:4b-8
John 18:33-37

(All links are to Bible Gateway)

We have chosen the theme: God: the greatest king

This week is also Christ, the King and Woman against Violence


Arrow Reflection
 
Written by Rev'd Canon Dr Stephen Dawes - Canon Theologian of Truro Cathedral - Download

Arrow Worship

Introduction

God is great, amazing As an opening video we are offering "God is great, amazing" by Graham Kendrick & Steve Thompson  -  DownloadSample

The backing track is distributed using PRS Licence LE-0013013. Please do not pass it on outside the IDEAS scheme.

This is also available in a version with words to lead singing or to help the hard of hearing
The Splendour of the King As an opening video we are offering "The Splendour of the King" by Chris Tomlin, Jesse Reeves & Ed Cash  -  DownloadSample

The backing track is distributed using PRS Licence LE-0013013. Please do not pass it on outside the IDEAS scheme.

This is also available in a version with words to lead singing or to help the hard of hearing and is also used in the prayers of praise.

Prayers:

A call to worship
A call to worship

A prayer of approach
A prayer of approach

The prayers in this section are also in a PDF file - Download

The prayers of praise make use of "The Splendour of the King" by Chris Tomlin, Jesse Reeves & Ed Cash (available above).

Please remember to download both the video and PowerPoint files and always keep them in the same folder.

A prayer of praise
A prayer of praise
A prayer of confession
A prayer of confession

Songs: The following songs could be used in this part of the service

God is great, amazing God is great, amazing, SOF 730, MP 836, TS 126

Available as a full video with words and music - Download - Sample

The backing track is distributed using PRS Licence LE-0013013. The words are copyright: Graham Kendrick & Steve Thompson, © 1993 Make Way Music and used with permission. Please do not pass it on outside the IDEAS scheme and declare its use on your CCLI report.
We lift up our heads We lift up our heads, SOF 1094

The words are copyright: David Fellingham, © 1997 Thankyou Music and used with permission. Please do not pass it on outside the IDEAS scheme and declare its use on your CCLI report.
Christ, above all glory seated Christ, above all glory seated, HP 189, CP 164

Available as a video with words and music - Download - Sample

The backing track is distributed using PRS Licence LE-0013013. The words are by Anonymous Latin and James Russell Woodford. Please do not pass it on outside the IDEAS scheme.
The Splendour of the King The Splendour of the King, STF 15, SOF 2065, TS 2073

Available as a full video with words and music - Download - Sample

The backing track is distributed using PRS Licence LE-0013013. The words are copyright: Chris Tomlin, Jesse Reeves & Ed Cash, © 2004 Sixsteps Music, Worshiptogether.com songs, Adm Kingswaysongs & Alltrop Music,  Adm Song Solutions copycare and used with permission. Please do not pass it on outside the IDEAS scheme and declare its use on your CCLI report.
Arrow Material suitable for children

Talks

Children's talk
For children there is the story of Jenny on a rough Channel crossing - Download

There are also a PowerPoint slide to accompany the talk - Download
All age talk
There is an all age interactive address that uses Daniel's vision and Jesus being brought before Pilate to explore Jesus the King - Download

There are also PowerPoint slides to accompany the talk - Download

Songs:

 Sing it – shout it Sing it – shout it - Words

Available as an animated video with words and music - Download - Sample

The backing track is distributed using PRS Licence LE-0013013. The words are copyright: © Greg Leavers and used with permission. Please do not pass it on outside the IDEAS scheme and declare its use on your CCLI report.
I’m walking in love I’m walking in love, KS 552

Available as a video with words and music - Download - Sample

The backing track is distributed using PRS Licence LE-0013013. The words are copyright: Andy Read, © 2002 Kevin Mayhew Ltd. and used with permission. Please do not pass it on outside the IDEAS scheme and declare its use on your CCLI report.
Jesus is the King Jesus is the King

Available as an animated video with words and music - Download - Sample

The backing track is distributed using PRS Licence LE-0013013. The words are copyright: Paul Sheely, © Emu Music Australia Inc (Permission applied for). Please do not pass it on outside the IDEAS scheme and declare its use on your CCLI report.

Animations are by Malcolm Evans

Arrow Word

Readings:

Daniel 7:9-10, 13-14 Daniel 7:9-10, 13-14 on Lectionary Video B6 - Sample
Psalm 93 Psalm 93 is available as a Just Worship Video Download  - Sample
John 18:33-37 John 18:33-37 is available on The Visual Bible - John - Sample
John 18:33-37 John 18:33-37 is covered by The MiracleMaker - Sample
The Lord is king and has put on glorious apparel (Psalm 93) The Lord is king and has put on glorious apparel (Psalm 93), Words

The words are copyright: From Common Worship, © 2000, 2010 The Archbishop's Council. Please do not pass it on outside the IDEAS scheme.
Daniel 7:9-10, 13-14
Daniel 7:9-10, 13-14
This week's readings are from the NIV

Scripture taken from the HOLY BIBLE, NEW INTERNATIONAL VERSION®. Copyright © 1973, 1978, 1984 Biblica. Used by permission of Zondervan. All rights reserved. 
Revelation 1:4b-8
John 18:33-37
John 18:33-37

Talk:

A Talk
There is a talk that explores the idea of Christ the King using todays readings - Download

There are also PowerPoint slides to accompany the talk - Download

Drama:

Sketching out te Gospel
Sketches:

By Ann Bossingham - A Roman View -  Roman soldiers discuss the days happening - Download

From Sketching out the Gospel by Dave Hopwood - The Roman Trial  - Jesus is brought before Pilate - Download



Songs:

Jesus, the first and the last Jesus, the first and the last, HP 735, STF 329

Available as a video with words and music - Download - Sample

The backing track is distributed using PRS Licence LE-0013013. The words are by Charles Wesley. Please do not pass it on outside the IDEAS scheme.
Hark what a sound, and too divine for hearing Hark what a sound, and too divine for hearing, HP 236, RAS 660, CP 28

Available as a video with words and music - Download - Sample

The backing track is distributed using PRS Licence LE-0013013. The words are by Frederic W H Myers. Please do not pass it on outside the IDEAS scheme.
Mine eyes have seen the glory of the coming of the Lord Mine eyes have seen the glory of the coming of the Lord, HP 242

Available as a video with words and music - Download - Sample

The backing track is distributed using PRS Licence LE-0013013. The words are by Julia Ward Howe. Please do not pass it on outside the IDEAS scheme.


Arrow Response

Prayers:
 
A prayer for others
A prayer for others

The prayers in this section are also in a PDF file -  Download
An offering prayer
An offering prayer

A blessing
A blessing



Other Resources:

At the breaking of the Bread The intercessions from At the Breaking of the bread for Ordinary 3

At the Breaking of the Bread is a set of PowerPoint communion liturgies to match the Methodist Worship Book created for Methodist Publishing by the Family Friendly Churches Trust
All Included
An intercessions from All Included  for November.

All Included is a set of 16 all age communion liturgies. One for each month of the year and then Christmas, Easter, Trinity and Covenant. There is also a Baptism/Dedication service. Each service is available as PowerPoint files and also PDF booklets for printing. Also includes a Baptism/Dedication service.

Songs: The following songs could be used in this part of the service

Praise the restless, roving Spirit Praise the restless, roving Spirit, Words

Available as a video with words and music - Download - Sample

The backing track is distributed using PRS Licence LE-0013013. The words are copyright: Brian Wren, © 2000 Stainer & Bell Ltd. and used with permission. Please do not pass it on outside the IDEAS scheme and declare its use on your CCLI report.
The Lord our God is searching The Lord our God is searching, SOF 2050

Available as a video with words and music - Download - Sample

The backing track is distributed using PRS Licence LE-0013013. The words are copyright: Andrew Mitchell, © 2006 Thankyou Music and used with permission. Please do not pass it on outside the IDEAS scheme and declare its use on your CCLI report.
An army of ordinary people An army of ordinary people, SOF 20, MP 32, TS 20

Available as a video with words and music  - Download - Sample

The backing track is distributed using PRS Licence LE-0013013. The words are copyright:  Dave Bilbrough, © 1983 Thankyou Music and used with permission. Please do not pass it on outside the IDEAS scheme and declare its use on your CCLI report


Arrow The Digital Hymnbook

These are new songs and canticles we have added to our own online collection of hymns and songs. You can see more at The Digital Hymnbook.

Song Author Books and links
Thou who dost rule on high Wesley Littlewood, © The Trustees for Methodist Church Purposes (CCLI) HP 386
Thou art before me, Lord, Thou art behind Ian Pitt-Watson, © David Pitt-Wason (CCLI) HP 543
Thy kingdom come, O God Lewis Hensley HP 783, RAS 638, CP 607, MP 949
Thy love, O God, has all mankind created Albert Bayley, © Oxford University Press (CCLI) HP 411
To You before the end of day © 1976 St Cecilia's Abbey, Ryde (CCLI) HP 639

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