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The related readings for this Sunday are:

Acts 3:12-19
Psalm 4
1 John 3:1-7
Luke 24:36b-48

(All links are to Bible Gateway)

We have chosen the theme:  The resurrected Jesus


Arrow Reflection
 
Written by Rev'd Ann Bossingham, MA, BEd - Download

Arrow Worship

Introduction

Oh, the mercy of God As an opening video we are offering "Oh, the mercy of God" by Geoff Bullock -  Download Sample

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

There is also a version of this video with words to lead singing and help the hard of hearing
Thank you for saving me There is also "Thank you for saving me" by Martin Smith  - Download - Sample

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

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
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

Good Christians all, rejoice and sing Good Christians all, rejoice and sing, HP 191, CP145, RAS 238

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

The backing track is distributed using PRS Licence PRS Licence LE-0013013. The words are copyright: Cyril Alington, © Sir Richard Mynors and used with permission. Please do not pass it on outside the IDEAS scheme and declare its use on your CCLI report.
This is my, my response This is my, my response, SOF 2074

The words are copyright: Johnny Parks & Phil Mawhinney, © 2005 Thankyou Music and used with permission. Please do not pass it on outside the IDEAS scheme and declare its use on your CCLI report.
Oh, the mercy of God Oh, the mercy of God, SOF 958, MP 1099, TS 914

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

The backing track is distributed using PRS Licence PRS Licence LE-0013013. The words are copyright: Geoff Bullock,  © Watershed Productions, Adm Kingswaysongs.com and used with permission. Please do not pass it on outside the IDEAS scheme and declare its use on your CCLI report.

Features photographs of Florence and the artwork of David Hollingsworth
 How lovely on the mountains To the name of our salvation, HP 80, RAS 291, CP 610

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

The backing track is distributed using PRS Licence PRS Licence LE-0013013. The words are by Antwerp Breviary & John Mason Neale. Please do not pass it on outside the IDEAS scheme.
Arrow Material suitable for children

Talks

Children's talk
For children there is the story of the disciples in hiding and getting a fright - Download

There are also a PowerPoint slide to accompany the talk - Download
All age talk
There is an all age interactive address that explores how the risen Christ can just appear in rooms and eat fish - Download

There are also PowerPoint slides to accompany the talk - Download

Songs:

 Everybody is special to God Everybody is special to God, KS 452

The words are copyright: James Wright, © 2001 Thank you Music and used with permission. Please do not pass it on outside the IDEAS scheme and declare its use on your CCLI report
La la la la la la, we clap our hands and sing La la la la la la, we clap our hands and sing, KS 620

The words are copyright: Captain Alan Price, © 2001 Song Solutions Daybreak and used with permission. Please do not pass it on outside the IDEAS scheme and declare its use on your CCLI report
Colours of day Colours of day, STF 167, MP 1039, TS 69, JP 28, KS 433, RAS 572, SOF 64

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

The backing track is distributed using PRS Licence LE-0013013. The words are copyright: Sue Mclellan, John Paculbo, Keith Rycroft,  © 1974 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 Word

Readings:

Luke 24:36-48 Luke 24:36-48 is on is on Lectionary Video B3 - Sample
Acts 3:12-19 Acts 3:12-19  is  on The Visual Bible - Acts - Sample
Behold how good and pleasant it is (Psalm 133) Answer me when I call, O God of my righteousness (Psalm 4), Words

The words are copyright: from Common Worship, © 2000, 2010 The Archbishop's Council. Please do not pass it on outside the IDEAS scheme.
Acts 3:12-19
Acts 3:12-19
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.  
1 John 3:1-7
Luke 24:36b-48
Luke 24:36b-48

Talk:

A Talk
There is a talk that explores the nature of Jesus' risen body - Download

There are also PowerPoint slides to accompany the talk - Download

Drama:

Sketching out te Gospel
Sketches:

By Ann Bossingham - Dead or alive? - Two Roman soldiers are explaining strnage happenings to the Governor - Download

Songs:

I know that my Redeemer lives I know that my Redeemer lives, HP 196, STF 303, MP 278, RAS 278

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

The backing track is distributed using PRS Licence PRS Licence LE-0013013.  The words are by Samuel Medley,. Please do not pass it on outside the IDEAS scheme and declare its use on your CCLI report.
Christ is alive! Let Christians sing Christ is alive! Let Christians sing, HP 190, STF 297, CP 140, RAS 260

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

The backing track is distributed using PRS Licence  PRS Licence LE-0013013. The words are copyright: Brian Wren, © 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.
Jesus, prince and Saviour Jesus, prince and Saviour, MP 377, JP 407

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

The backing track is distributed using PRS Licence PRS Licence LE-0013013. The words are copyright:  Timothy Dudley Smith, © Admin Oxford University Press and used with permission. Please do not pass it on outside the IDEAS scheme and declare its use on your CCLI report


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 prayer of Thanksgiving from At the Breaking of the bread for Easter Season

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
The prayer of thanksgiving  from All Included  for April.

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. Now available as a download

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

How can I become all that I can be How can I become all that I can be, SOF 1853

The words are copyright: Andy Smith, © Thankyou Music and used with permission. Please do not pass it on outside the IDEAS scheme and declare its use on your CCLI.
Lord , Thy church on earth is seeking Lord , Thy church on earth is seeking, HP 774, STF 410, RAS 579, CP 514

The words are copyright:: Hugh Sherlock, © Successor to Hugh Sherlock, Adm by The Trustees for Methodist Church Purposes and used with permission. Please do not pass it on outside the IDEAS scheme and declare its use on your CCLI.
Lord, it belongs not to my care Lord, it belongs not to my care, HP 679, RAS 545, CP 224

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

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


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
Come, risen Lord, and deign to be our guest
George Briggs, © Oxford University Press (CCLI) HP 605, RS 445, CP 293
Sun of my soul, Thou Saviour dear John Keble HP 646, CP 21, MP 618
Spread the table of the Lord George Gregory, © Holder unknown HP 625
Too soon we rise; the symbols disappear Horatius Bonar HP 608
Jesus, we look to Thee Charles Wesley HP 760

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