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The related readings for this Sunday are:

Acts 7:55-60
Psalm 31:1-5,15-16
1 Peter 2:2-10
John 14:1-14

We have chosen the theme:  Following Jesus

The second service readings for this Sunday are:

Zechariah 4:1-10
Psalm 147:1-11
Revelation 21:1-14
Luke 2:25-32 (33-38)

We have chosen the theme: Simeon and the Spirit

You can buy access to all these resources for as little as £3


Arrow Worship

Introduction

O Hear the Word As an opening video we are offering "O Hear the Word"  by Mike Rayson  - Download  - Sample

The backing track is copyright and distributed with permission. Please do not pass it on outside the IDEAS scheme and declare its use on your CCLI report.
You say, mountains can move by faith (Awesome is He)
There is also "You say, mountains can move by faith (Awesome is He)" by Luke Hellebronth, Tom Smith, Nikki Fletcher, Ben Cantelon & Tim Hughes  - 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 that can be used to lead singing
“Alpha and Omega” As an opening video we are offering  “Alpha and Omega” by Adrian Snell -  DownloadSample

The backing track is distributed using  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

Great are You, Lord. Great are You, Lord. SOF 1805

Available as a 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, Cary Pierce & Jon Able, © Sixsteps Music, 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.
Christ be praised, that fed by faith Christ be praised, that fed by faith - Words - Sheet Music

 The words are copyright: ©  1988 David Keeston, the music copyright  ©  1988 by Simon Tatnall, both are used with permission. Please do not pass it on outside the IDEAS scheme and declare its use on your CCLI report.
O dear God, we ask for your favour O dear God, we ask for Your favour, SOF 1470

 The words are copyright: Marty Sampson, © 1999 Hillsong Publishing,  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.
 You say, mountains can move by faith (Awesome is He)
You say, mountains can move by faith (Awesome is He), Words, Sheet Music

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

The backing track is distributed using  PRS Licence LE-0013013. The words are by Luke Hellebronth, Tom Smith, Nikki Fletcher, Ben Cantelon & Tim Hughes, © 2013 Thankyou Music and used with permission. Please do not pass it on outside the IDEAS scheme and declare its use on your CCLI report.
You are the shout of the nations You are the shout of the nations, SOF 2166

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

The backing track is distributed using  PRS Licence LE-0013013. The words are copyright: David Gate, © 2003 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 Material suitable for children

Talk

Children's talk
For children there is the story of Uncle Mike leading his nieces on a walk across Kinder Scout - Download

There are also a PowerPoint slide to accompany the talk with backgrounds of the actual locations - Download

All age talk
There is an interactive talk that explores the saying "I am the way, the truth and the life".  - Download

There are also PowerPoint slides to accompany the talk - Download

Songs:

 When I travel up to Scotland (One Way) When I travel up to Scotland (One Way), Words - Sheet music

Also available as a video with backing track - Download - Sample

The backing track is distributed using  PRS Licence LE-0013013. The words are copyright: Dave Godfrey, © 2002 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.
You can't catch a plane (Only Jesus) You can't catch a plane (Only Jesus), Words

Also available as an animated video with backing track - Download - Sample

The backing track is distributed using  PRS Licence LE-0013013. The words are copyright: Ralph Chambers & Paul Field, © 1991 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.
Prayer can make a difference Prayer can make a difference, KS 687

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

The backing track is distributed using  PRS Licence LE-0013013. The words are copyright: Mike Burn, © 1998  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.
Who made the rolling sea
Who made the rolling sea, ESL 3

Also available as an animated video with backing track - Download - Sample

The backing track is distributed using  PRS Licence LE-0013013. The words are traditional. Please do not pass it on outside the IDEAS scheme and declare its use on your CCLI report.

Arrow Word

Readings:

Acts 7:55-60 Acts 7:55-60 is on The Visual Bible - Acts - Sample

Psalm 31:1-5,15-16  Psalm 31:1-5,15-16  from Just Worship 1 - Download - Sample
John 14:1-14 John 14:1-14 is offered as a Lectionary Video - Sample
John 14:1-14 John 14:1-14 is on The Visual Bible - John - Sample
In you, O Lord, have I taken refuge (Psalm 31.1-5,15-16) In you, O Lord, have I taken refuge (Psalm 31.1-5,15-16), 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 7:55-60
Acts 7:55-60
Psalm 31:1-5,15-16
Psalm 31:1-5,15-16
This week's readings are from the NIV

Reflection by Rev'd Mandy Briggs BA
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Scripture taken from the HOLY BIBLE, NEW INTERNATIONAL VERSION®. Copyright © 1973, 1978, 1984 Biblica. Used by permission of Zondervan. All rights reserved.  
1 Peter 2:2-10
John 10:1-10
John 14:1-14

Talk:


A Talk
There is a talk that explores the saying "I am the way, the truth and the life". -  Download.

There are also PowerPoint slides to accompany the talk - Download

Drama:

Sketching out te Gospel
Sketches:

From Sketching out the Gospel by Dave Hopwood -  The way to God - Jesus has a discussion with his disciples about the way, the truth and the life  - Download


By Ann Bossingham - The Walkers - A group of hikers prepare for their walk - Download

Second service readings:

Revelation 21:1-6 by Just Worship Revelation 21:1-14 is covered by a Just Worship video - Download - Sample
Psalm 147:1-11,20c Psalm 147:1-11,20c is offered as a Lectionary Video - Sample
Now, Lord, You let Your servant go in peace (Nunc Dimittis)
Now, Lord, You let Your servant go in peace (Nunc Dimittis), STF 794

The words are copyright: from Common worship, © 2000, 2010 The Archbishop's Council. Please do not pass it on outside the IDEAS scheme.
How good it is to make music for our God (Psalm 147:1-10) How good it is to make music for our God (Psalm 147:1-10), Words

The words are copyright: from Common worship, © 2000, 2010 The Archbishop's Council. Please do not pass it on outside the IDEAS scheme.

Zechariah 4:1-10
Zechariah 4:1-10
Psalm 147:1-11
Psalm 147:1-11
This week's readings are from the NIV

Reflection by Rev'd Ann Bossingham
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Scripture taken from the HOLY BIBLE, NEW INTERNATIONAL VERSION®. Copyright © 1973, 1978, 1984 Biblica. Used by permission of Zondervan. All rights reserved.  
Revelation 21:1-14
Revelation 21:1-14
Luke 2:25-32 (33-38)
Luke 2:25-32 (33-38)

A talk

A Talk
There is a talk that explores the impact of the Holy Spirit on Simeon and Anna. -  Download.

There are also PowerPoint slides to accompany the talk - Download

Songs:

What a friend we have in Jesus What a friend we have in Jesus, HP 559, SOF 593, MP 746, STF 531, RAS 413, TS 556, JP 273

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

The backing track is distributed using  PRS Licence LE-0013013. The words are by Joseph Medlicott Scriven. Please do not pass it on outside the IDEAS scheme and declare its use on your CCLI report.
Thou art the Way; to thee alone Thou art the Way; to Thee alone, HP 234, RAS 554, MP 695

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

The backing track is distributed using  PRS Licence LE-0013013. The words are by George W. Doane. Please do not pass it on outside the IDEAS scheme.
Affirm anew the threefold Name
Affirm anew the threefold Name, CP 200

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

The backing track is distributed using  PRS Licence LE-0013013. The words are copyright: © Timothy Dudley-Smith, adm 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.
Mary and Joseph Mary and Joseph, STF 229

Available as a video with a backing track - Download - Sample

The backing track is distributed using  PRS Licence LE-0013013. The words are copyright:  Andrew Pratt, © 1997 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.


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 Peace 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. Now available as a download
All Included
The Breaking of the Bread from All Included for May

All Included is a set of 16 all age communion liturgies. One for each month of the year and then Christmas, Easter, Pentecost 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

You take me by the hand You take me by the hand, SOF 1686

Also available as a video with backing track - Download - Sample

The backing track is distributed using  PRS Licence LE-0013013. The words are copyright: Dave Bilbrough, © 2000  Thankyou Music and used with permission. Please do not pass it on outside the IDEAS scheme and declare its use on your CCLI report.
O Jesus, I have promised O Jesus, I have promised, HP 704, STF 563, RAS 509, CP 538, MP 501, SOF 418, TS 391

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

The backing track is distributed using  PRS Licence LE-0013013. The words are by John Bode. Please do not pass it on outside the IDEAS scheme.
Come, my Way, my Truth, my Life Come, my Way, my Truth, my Life, HP 254, RAS 352, CP 405

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

The backing track is distributed using  PRS Licence LE-0013013. The words are by George Herbert. Please do not pass it on outside the IDEAS scheme.
Love divine, all loves excelling Love divine, all loves excelling, HP 267, STF 503, RAS 663, CP 516, SOF 377, MP 449, TS 343

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 and declare its use on your CCLI report.


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