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The related readings for this Sunday are:

Luke 19:28-40
Psalm 118:1-2,19-29

(All links are to Bible Gateway)

We have chosen the theme: The battle commences


Arrow Reflection
 
Rev’d Canon Dr Stephen Dawes, Canon Theologian of Truro Cathedral - Download

Arrow Worship

Introduction

Awake, my soul, rise up from your sleeping As an opening video we are offering “Awake, my soul, rise up from your sleeping” by Owen Hunter, © 2001 Thankyou Music. There is also a version with words for use to lead singing.  -  DownloadSample

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

There is a version of this video with words to lead singing or to help the hard of hearing
Jesus, all for Jesus As an opening video we are offering "Jesus, all for Jesus" by Jennifer Atkinson & Robin Mark,  © 1991 Word’s Spirit of Praise Music, Adm Song Solutions Copycare - Sample - Download

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

There is a version of this video with words to lead singing or to help the hard of hearing and it is also used in the prayers for others
Welcome, King of kings We also offer  "Welcome, King of kings"  by Noel Richards -  Download Sample

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

There is a version of this video with words to use as a reading or to help the hard of hearing.
What is on the Table?
What is on the Table?

This is a set of 6 Lent liturgies written by Rev'd Ann Bossingham based on the items that may have been on the table at the Last Supper. There is a reading, reflection and prayer for each Sunday on the journey.

These lead to a Maundy Thursday communion liturgy which will also be available through IDEAS and All Included.

Available as a booklet - Download

And as a set of PowerPoint Slides - Download

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

Welcome King of Kings Welcome King of Kings,  SOF 1093, MP 958, TS 548

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: Noel Richards, © 1991 Thankyou Music  and used with permission. Please do not pass it on outside the IDEAS scheme and declare its use on your CCLI report.
Make a joyful noise Make a joyful noise, TS 1428

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

The backing track is distributed using PRS Licence LE-0014823. The words are copyright: Graham Kendrick, © 2003 Make Way Music and used with permission. Please do not pass it on outside the IDEAS scheme and declare its use on your CCLI report.
Awake, my soul, rise up from your sleeping Awake, my soul, rise up from your sleeping, SOF 1183

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: Owen Hunter, © 2001Thankyou Music and used with permission. Please do not pass it on outside the IDEAS scheme and declare its use on your CCLI report.
Make way, make way Make way, make way, STF  264, RAS 141, SOF 384, MP 457, TS 349, JP 427, KS 249

Available as a video with backing track - Download - Sample

The backing track is distributed using PRS Licence LE-0014823. The words are copyright: Graham Kendrick, © 1986  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

Talks

Children's talk
For children we have the story of Benjamin, the donkey, and his special day  - Download

There is also a PowerPoint slide to accompany the talk - Download
All age talk
There is an all age interactive address we explore the opposites between Jesus and the powers that be - Download

There are also PowerPoint slides to accompany the talk - Download

Songs:

 Jesus is the King Jesus is the King

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: Paul Sheely, © Emu Music Australia Inc. and used with permission. Please do not pass it on outside the IDEAS scheme and declare its use on your CCLI report.

Animations by Malcolm Evans
We have a king who rides a donkey We have a king who rides a donkey,  RAS 210, JP 264

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

The backing track is distributed using PRS Licence LE-0014823. The words are copyright:  Fred Kaan, © 1968 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.
Sing Hosanna, Shout Hurray! Sing Hosanna, Shout Hurray! John Hardwick's 34 Songs.

Also available as an animated video with backing track - 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 19:28-40 Luke 19:28-40 is covered by Lectionary Video C2  - Sample
Psalm 118:1-2, 19-29 Psalm 118:1-2, 19-29 is covered by Lectionary Video A2 - Sample
Luke 19:28-40
Luke 19:28-40 is on Jesus Christ, Superstar - Sample
Luke 19:28-40 Luke 19:28-40 is on The Miraclemaker - Sample
O give thanks to the Lord, for he is good (Psalm 118:1-2,19-29) O give thanks to the Lord, for He is good (Psalm 118.1-2,19-29),  Words

The words are copyright: from Common worship, © 2000, 2010 The Archbishop's Council. Please do not pass it on outside the IDEAS scheme.
Psalm 118:1-2,19-29
Psalm 118:1-2,19-29
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. 



Talk:

A Talk
There is an adult version of the talk that starts with the ideas expressed by the Psalm and then looks at the meaning of the triumphal entry into Jerusalem - Download

There are also PowerPoint slides to accompany the talk - Download

Drama:

Sketching out te Gospel
Sketches:

By Ann Bossingham - The stones will cry out -  Three stones discuss the day's events.- Download

From Sketching out the Gospel by Dave Hopwood - The Disciples Fetch a Donkey, Peter is not so sure about this and The Triumphal Entry, a retelling of Jesus arriving in Jerusalem  - Download


Songs:

Jesus comes with all His grace Jesus comes with all His grace, HP 168, STF 326

Available as a video with backing track - Download - Sample

The backing track is distributed using . The words are by Charles Wesley. Please do not pass it on outside the IDEAS scheme.
Jesus rode as a king on a donkey Jesus rode as a king on a donkey,  Words

Available as a video with backing track - Download - Sample

The backing track is distributed using . The words are copyright: © Richard Morgan and used with permission. Please do not pass it on outside the IDEAS scheme and declare its use on your CCLI report.
Ride on, ride on in majesty Ride on, ride on in majesty, HP 159, STF 265, RAS 209, CP 129, SOF 485, MP 580JP 209

Available as a video with backing track - Download - Sample

The backing track is distributed using PRS Licence LE-0014823. The words are by Henry Milman. 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 prayers for others makes use of "Jesus, all for Jesus" (above). Please be sure to download both the video and PowerPoint files and always keep the in the same folder.
An offering prayer
An offering prayer

A blessing
A blessing



Other Resources:

At the breaking of the Bread A prayer of Thanksgiving from At the Breaking of the bread for Lent and Palmtide

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 Thanksgiving from All Included  for March.

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.

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

Draw nigh to Thy Jerusalem, O Lord Draw nigh to Thy Jerusalem, O Lord,  RAS 211

Available as a video with backing track - Download - Sample

The backing track is distributed using . The words are by Jeremy Taylor. Please do not pass it on outside the IDEAS scheme.
How soon Palm Sunday prayers and praise How soon Palm Sunday prayers and praise, Words

Available as a video with backing track - Download - Sample

The backing track is distributed using . The words are copyright: © 2011 Andrew Pratt and used with permission. Please do not pass it on outside the IDEAS scheme and declare its use on your CCLI report.
Jesus, all for Jesus Jesus, all for Jesus, STF 555, SOF 1376, TS 825, MP 1075, KS 585

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: Jennifer Atkinson & Robin Mark,  © 1991 Word’s Spirit of Praise 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.


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
Blessing, honour, glory to the Lamb
Geoff Bullock & Dave Reidy, © 1990 Word Music Inc, Adm Song Solutions Copycare (CCLI) TS 55
Christ is risen! Hallelujah! John Monsell MP 74
Christ Jesus lay in death's strong bands Martin Luther, tr Richard Massie RAS 235
Come, ye faithful, raise the strain John of Damascus, tr John Neale HP 194, RAS 236, CP 143
Draw me close to the cross Geoff and Judith Roberts, © 1996 Thankyou Music (CCLI) SOF 704, MP 797

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