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IDEAS for Easter 5 (Year B)

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The related readings for this Sunday are:

Acts 8:26-40
Psalm 22:25-31
1 John 4:7-21
John 15:1-8

(All links are to Bible Gateway)

We have chosen the theme:  Jesus - the  vine


Arrow Reflection
 
Written by Rev'd Dr Mike Bossingham, BD, BSc - Download

Arrow Worship

Introduction

So freely, flows the endless love As an opening video we are offering "So freely, flows the endless love" by Dave Bilbrough, © 1983 Thankyou Music -  Download Sample

The backing track is distributed using PRS Licence LE-0014823. 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
Lord, I come before Your throne of grace As an opening video we are offering  "Lord, I come before Your throne of grace", Robert & Dawn Critchley -  Download Sample

The backing track is distributed using PRS Licence PRS Licence LE-0014823. Please do not pass it on outside the IDEAS scheme.

This video is used in the prayers for others

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

There is a sheet of leaves to use in the first hymn - 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

There is only one God There is only one God,  SOF 2056

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

The backing track is distributed using PRS Licence PRS Licence LE-0014823. The words are copyright:: Stuart Barbour, © 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.
So freely, flows the endless love So freely, flows the endless love, SOF 503, MP 603

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

The backing track is distributed using PRS Licence PRS Licence LE-0014823. 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.
O Christ, be the centre of our lives O Christ, be the centre of our lives,  SOF 1980

The words are copyright: Charlie Hall & Matt Redman, © 2006 Sixsteps Music, Worshiptogether.com songs, Adm 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 happy day that fixed my choice O happy day that fixed my choice, HP 702, RAS 359, MP 499, TS 387

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

The backing track is distributed using PRS Licence PRS Licence LE-0014823. The words are by Philip Doddridge. Please do not pass it on outside the IDEAS scheme.
Arrow Material suitable for children

Talks

Children's talk
For children there is an exploration of vines and things that need to be plugged in - Download

There are also a PowerPoint slide to accompany the talk - Download
All age talk
There is an all age interactive address that explores the parable of the vine- Download

There are also PowerPoint slides to accompany the talk - Download

Songs:

 We Praise God in the morning, We Praise God in the morning, STF 140, KS 360

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

The backing track is distributed using PRS Licence LE-0014823. The words are copyright: Alan  J Price, © 1994 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
God loves you and I love you God loves you and I love you, STF 614, JP 348, KS 80

Available as an animated video with backing track - Download - Sample

Please do not pass it on outside the IDEAS scheme.
New Generation New Generation

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

The backing track is distributed using PRS Licence LE-0014823. The words are copyright: © John Hardwick 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:

Psalm 22:25-31 Psalm 22:25-31  is on is on Lectionary Video B3 - Sample
John 15:1-8 John 15:1-8  is  on The Visual Bible - John - Sample

This section of video is very dark and probably will not project very well. I have already had to turn up the brightness and contrast so that it can be seen here.
John 15:1-8 John 15:1-10  is on is on Lectionary Video A1 - Sample
Acts 8:26-40 Acts 8:26-40 is  on The Visual Bible - Acts - Sample
From You comes my praise in the great congregation (Psalm 22.25-31) From You comes my praise in the great congregation (Psalm 22.25-31), STF 804

The words are copyright:  from Common Worship, © 2000, 2010 The Archbishop's Council. Please do not pass it on outside the IDEAS scheme.
Acts 8:26-40
Acts 8:26-40
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 4:7-21
John 15:1-8
John 15:1-8

Talk:

A Talk
There is a talk that explores being connected to Jesus and the Father who prunes - Download

There are also PowerPoint slides to accompany the talk - Download

Drama:

Sketching out te Gospel
Sketches:

By Ann Bossingham - The Work Placement - Claude gets off to a bad start on his placement at the vineyard - Download

A sketch from Sketching out the Gospel by Dave Hopwood - The Vine - Peter still strugggles to catch on -  Download

Songs:

Through the love of God our Saviour Through the love of God our Saviour, STF 639, MP 704

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

The backing track is distributed using PRS Licence PRS Licence LE-0014823. The words are by Mary Peters. Please do not pass it on outside the IDEAS scheme.
Morning glory, starlit sky Morning glory, starlit sky, STF 12, RAS 99, CP 259

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

The backing track is distributed using PRS Licence PRS Licence LE-0014823. The words are copyright: Willian Vanstone, © Mrs I Shore (Permission applied for). Please do not pass it on outside the IDEAS scheme and declare its use on your CCLI report.
Thou hidden source of calm repose Lord, God, by Whom all change is wrought, HP 39, RAS 68

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

The backing track is distributed using PRS Licence PRS Licence LE-0014823. The words are by Thomas Gill. 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 A prayer of praise 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
A prayer of praise 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, 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

A new commandment A new commandment, STF 242RAS 745, TS 23, SOF 22, MP 1

Available as a video with backing track - Download - Sample

The backing track is distributed using PRS Licence LE-0014823. The words are anonymous. Please do not pass it on outside the IDEAS scheme.
I am the Bread, the Bread of Life I am the Bread, the Bread of Life,  STF 587, MP 260

The words are copyright: © Brian Hoare, The Jubilate Group and used with permission of the author. Please do not pass it on outside the IDEAS scheme and declare its use on your CCLI report.
Let love be real in giving and receiving Let love be real in giving and receiving, STF 615

The words are copyright: Michael Forster, © Kevin Mayhew and used with permission of the author. 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
God is love, and where true love is
tr © 1988 James Quinn, adm Cassell plc (Permission applied for)
HP 757, RAS 473, CP 441
Sing to the Lord a joyful song John Monsell HP 17, RAS 77, CP 570, MP 929
One who is all unfit to count Narayan Tilak, tr Nicol MacNicol, © Helen MacNicol's Trust (Permission applied for)
HP 539
Lord, I believe a rest remains Charles Wesley HP 736
Tell me the old, old story
Catherine Hankey HP 232, MP 628, JP 227

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