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The related readings for this Sunday are:

Genesis 18.20-32
Psalm 138
Colossians 2.6-15[16-19]
Luke 11.1-13
(All links are to Bible Gateway)

The theme for this week: God gives good things

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Arrow Reflection

Rev’d Dr Jonathon Dean, Methodist Tutor at Queens College, Birmingham - Download

Arrow Worship

Introduction

The Lord's prayer
A video for reflection using the text of the Lord's prayer from the CEV of the bible using images from around the world -  DownloadSample

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

This can be used as an introduction to worship or later as a reflection to the Word.
Father, we love you
We are also offering "Father, we love you" by Donna Adkins - 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 also a version of this video to lead singing.

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 prayer of praise makes use of the video to "Father, we love You". This can be Downloaded above.

Please remember to download both the video and PowerPoint folders and always keep them in the same folder.
A prayer of praise
A prayer of praise

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

Father, we love you
Father, we love you, STF 6, RAS 30, SOF 102, MP 142, TS 103, JP 45

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: Donna Adkins, © 1976 CCCM Music, Maranatha! 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.
Abba Father, let me be
Abba Father, let me be, STF 439, SOF 1, MP 3, TS 1, JP 2, KS 3

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

The backing track is distributed using  PRS Licence LE-0014823. The words are copyright: Dave Bilbrough, © 1977 Thankyou Music and used with permission. Please do not pass it on outside the IDEAS scheme and declare its use on your CCLI report.
Jubilate, everybody, serve the Lord in all
Jubilate, everybody, serve the Lord in all, RAS 713, SOF 315, MP 394, JP 145

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

The backing track is distributed using  PRS Licence LE-0014823. The words are by Fred Dunn, © 1977 Thankyou Music and used with permission. Please do not pass it on outside the IDEAS scheme and declare its use on your CCLI report.
Father God, I wonder how I managed to exist
Father God, I wonder how I managed to exist, STF 72, TS 91, KS 52, SOF 92, MP 128, JP 337

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

The backing track is distributed using  PRS Licence LE-0014823. The words are copyright: Ian Smale © 1984 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 address 
There is a children's address that explores what might be good for you and what might be bad for you -  Download.

There are also PowerPoint slides to accompany the talk - Download
all age address
There is also an interactive all age address that wonders who might know best what is good for us - Download

There are also PowerPoint slides to accompany the talk - Download

Songs:

Father, may Your name be honoured 
Father, may Your name be honoured (The Lord’s Prayer),  Words, Sheet music

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

The backing track is distributed using  PRS Licence LE-0014823. The words are copyright: Dave Godfrey, © 2007 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 is good, we sing and shout it
God is good, we sing and shout it, SOF 132, MP 185, TS 124, JP 55, KS 74

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: Graham Kendrick, © 1985 Thankyou Music and used with permission. Please do not pass it on outside the IDEAS scheme and declare its use on your CCLI report.
My God is so big, so strong and so mighty
My God is so big, so strong and so mighty, SOF 1455, JP 169, KS 255

Available as an animated video with words and music - 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 and declare its use on your CCLI report.

Arrow Word

Readings:

Psalm 138
Psalm 138 is available on Video Lectionary C4 - Sample
Luke 11:1-13 (The Lord's Prayer)
Luke 11:1-13 (The Lord's Prayer) is available as a video of the Street Bible version -  Download - Sample
Luke 11:1-13 (The persistent neighbour)
Luke 11:1-13 (The persistent neighbour) is told on Puppets 'n' Parables - Sample
I will give thanks to You, O Lord, with my whole heart (Palms 138)
I will give thanks to You, O Lord, with my whole heart (Psalm 138), Words

The words are copyright: From Common Worship, © The  Archbishops Council, 2000, 2005. Please do not pass it on outside the IDEAS scheme
Genesis 18.20-32
Genesis 18.20-32
Psalm 138
Psalm 138
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.  
Luke 11.1-13
Luke 11.1-13

Talk:

A Talk
There is a sermon that explores who knows best what we need -  Download.

There are also PowerPoint slides to accompany the talk - Download

Drama:

Sketching out te Gospel
Sketches:

By Ann Bossingham - The father gives good things? & Mum knows best: Two sketches that also could be used with puppets - Download

Three sketces from Sketching out the Gospel by Dave Hopwood linking to today's gospel - Praying, Good Gifts & The Friend at Midnight - Download

Songs:


Prayer is the soul’s sincere desire
Prayer is the soul’s sincere desire, HP 557, STF 529, CP 561, MP 567

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

The backing track is distributed using  PRS Licence LE-0014823. The words are by James Montgomery. Please do not pass it on outside the IDEAS scheme.
When all Thy (Your) mercies, O my God
When all Thy (Your) mercies, O my God, HP 573, STF 97, RAS 109, CP 617, MP 751

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

The backing track is distributed using  PRS Licence LE-0014823. The words are by Joseph Addison. Please do not pass it on outside the IDEAS scheme.
Forgive our sins as we forgive
Forgive our sins as we forgive, HP 134, CP 428, STF 423, RAS 84

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

The backing track is distributed using  PRS Licence LE-0014823. The words are copyright: Rosamund E Herklots, © 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
Post Communion Prayer from At the Breaking of the bread for Ordinary 2

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
Post Communion Prayer from All Included for July

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.

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

Lord, teach us how to pray aright
Lord, teach us how to pray aright, HP 551, CP 98

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

The backing track is distributed using  PRS Licence LE-0014823. The words are by James Montgomery. Please do not pass it on outside the IDEAS scheme.
My God! I know I feel Thee mine
My God! I know I feel Thee mine, HP 740, STF 390

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

The backing track is distributed using  PRS Licence LE-0014823. The words are by Charles Wesley. Please do not pass it on outside the IDEAS scheme.
Jesus take me as I am
Jesus take me as I am,  SOF 305, MP 382, TS 297

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

The backing track is distributed using  PRS Licence LE-0014823. The words are copyright: David Bryant, © 1978 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 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
Beyond the mist and doubt
Donald Wynn Hughes, © Paul Hughes (CCLI) RAS 490
A stable lamp is lighted Richard Wilbur, © Faber Music Ltd (CCLI) CP 42
Glory to Thee, O God Howard Gaunt, © Oxford University Press (CCLI) CP 217
We bring You, Lord, our prayer and praise © Timothy Dudley Smith, Adm Oxford University Press (CCLI) CP 611
Our Father God, Thy name we praise Ernest Payne, © Copyright Control (CCLI) RAS 410

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