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The related readings for this Sunday are:

Arrow Reflection

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

Arrow Worship

Introduction

Prelude to Even So
We offer a video for reflection using "Prelude to Even So" by Mike Rayson -  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.
Be Thou my vision
There is also "Be Thou my vision" by Mary Byrne and Eleanor Hull - Download - Sample. There is also also a version of this video to lead singing.

The backing track is distributed using PRS Licence LE-0014823. Please do not pass it on outside the IDEAS scheme.
My Jesus my Saviour
And "My Jesus my Saviour" by Darlene Zschech - Download - Sample

The backing track is distributed using PRS Licence LE-0014823. 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

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

I will enter His gates
I will enter His gates, RAS 386, SOF 268, MP 307, TS 262, KS 185

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: Leona von Brethorst, © 1976 Maranatha! Praise Inc, 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.
Lord, You are more precious than silver
Lord, You are more precious than silver, SOF 368, MP 447, TS 339

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

The backing track is distributed using PRS Licence LE-0014823. The words are copyright: Lynn De Shazo, © 1982 Integrity 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.
Glory to Him who has saved us
Glory to Him who has saved us,  SOF 1787, TS 1220

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

The backing track is distributed using PRS Licence LE-0014823. The words are by Lara Martin & Mark Stevens, © 2002 Thankyou Music and used with permission. Please do not pass it on outside the IDEAS scheme and declare its use on your CCLI report.
To You we bring our hymn of praise
To You we bring our hymn of praise, SOF 2600, TS 2106

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

The backing track is distributed using PRS Licence LE-0014823. The words are copyright: Stuart Townend, Matt Maher & Kelly Minter, © 2007 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 are two children's address the first explores the contemporary version of the parable of the rich farmer as it is presented in Puppets 'n' Parables (see below) and the second is a story of Ralph and the the chocolates -  Download.

There are also PowerPoint slides to accompany the talk - Download

There is a video clip trimmed to accompany these slides in the Download version of Puppets 'n' Parables. If you wish to use it you will need to download both files, keep the name of the video file and hold it in the same folder as the PowerPoint file.
all age address
There is also an interactive all age address that uses the traditional version of the parable of the rich farmer - Download

There are also PowerPoint slides to accompany the talk - Download


There is a video clip trimmed to accompany these slides in the Download version of Puppets 'n' Parables. If you wish to use it you will need to download both files, keep the name of the video file and hold it in the same folder as the PowerPoint file.


Songs:

 Our God is a great big God
Our God is a great big God, STF 61, SOF 2004, TS 1475, JP 589

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

The backing track is distributed using PRS Licence LE-0014823. The words are copyright:  Jo and Nigel Hemming, © 2001 Vineyard Songs (UK/Eire) and used with permission Please do not pass it on outside the IDEAS scheme and declare its use on your CCLI report.
Come on and celebrate
Come on and celebrate, STF 44, SOF 73, MP 99, TS 75, JP 325, KS 34

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: Dave Bankhead, Trish Morgan, © 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.
New generation
New generation, KS 747

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:

Luke 12:13-21
Luke 12:13-21 is available in Lectionary Video C5 - Sample

This is a good moment to invest in this as the readings could be used several times in the weeks to come.
Luke 12:13-21
Luke 12:13-21 is also covered well in Puppets 'n' Parables - Sample

This includes 2 versions that are trimmed to be used with the Children's Address and All Age Talk
Hear this, all you peoples (Psalm 49:1-12)
Hear this, all you peoples (Psalm 49:1-12), Words

The words are copyright: From Common Worship, © The  Archbishops Council, 2000, 2005. Please do not pass it on outside the IDEAS scheme
Ecclesiastes 1.2, 12-14; 2.18-23
Ecclesiastes 1.2, 12-14; 2.18-23
Psalm 49.1-12
Psalm 49.1-12
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 12.13-21
Luke 12.13-21

Talk:

A Talk
There is an adult sermon that explores the parable of the rich fool -  Download.

There are also PowerPoint slides to accompany the talk - Download

Drama:

Sketching out te Gospel
Sketches:

By Ann Bossingham -  Bert builds a shed: Bert's too busy building his shed to think of anything else - Download

From Sketching out the Gospel by Dave Hopwood  - The Rich Fool - Jesus uses a story to illustrate the dangers of greed and wealth - Download

Songs:


Christ, from whom all blessings flow
Christ, from whom all blessings flow,  HP 764, RAS 561, STF 676

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.
Lord, Thy word abideth
Lord, Thy word abideth, HP 476, RAS 317, CP 515, MP 446

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

The backing track is distributed using PRS Licence LE-0014823. The words are by Henry Baker. Please do not pass it on outside the IDEAS scheme.
How sweet the name of Jesus sounds
How sweet the name of Jesus sounds, HP 257, CP 467, SOF 194, MP 251, STF 322, TS 190, RAS 277

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

The backing track is distributed using PRS Licence LE-0014823. The words are by John Newton. 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

The offering makes use of cards - Download
An offering prayer
An offering prayer
A blessing
A blessing


Other Resources:

At the breaking of the bread
The confession 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
The Confession from All Included for August

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

Be Thou my vision
Be Thou my vision, HP 378, CP 386, SOF 42, STF 545, RAS 489, MP 51, TS 50

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

The backing track is distributed using PRS Licence LE-0014823. The words are by Mary Byrne and Eleanor Hull. Please do not pass it on outside the IDEAS scheme.
Spirit of wisdom, turn our eyes
Spirit of wisdom, turn our eyes, HP 385

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

The backing track is distributed using PRS Licence LE-0014823. The words are by Anonymous. Please do not pass it on outside the IDEAS scheme.
God of all power, and truth, and grace
God of all power, and truth, and grace, HP 726, CP 446, STF 498

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.
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
Son of God, eternal Saviour
Somerset Lowry RAS 605, CP 573
Sing we triumphant hymns of praise The Venerable Bede, Tr Benjamin Webb RAS 254
We praise and bless Thee, gracious Lord Karl Spitta, Tr Jane Borthwick RAS 515
Rejoice, believer, in the Lord John Newton RAS 596
Stay with us, God, as longed-for peace eludes us Alan Gaunt, © 1991 Stainer & Bell Ltd (CCLI) RAS 338

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