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The related readings for this Sunday are:

Ezekiel 37:1-14
Psalm 130
Romans 8:6-11
John 11:1-45

We have chosen the theme:  God gives life
 
The second service readings for this Sunday are:

Lamentations 3:19-33
Psalm 30
Matthew 20:17-34

We have chosen the theme:  A life of contrasts

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Arrow Worship

Introduction

"Rezurrection"  by Ralph Ward
As an opening video we are offering  "Rezurrection"  by Ralph Ward  -  Download Sample

The backing track is distributed using  PRS Licence LE-0013013. Please do not pass it on outside the IDEAS scheme.
"Jesus is Lord! Creation's voice proclaims it" by David J. Mansell
As an opening video we are offering "Jesus is Lord! Creation's voice proclaims it" by David J. Mansell - Download  - Sample

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

This is also available in a version with words to lead singing.
"Psalm 130" by Sons of Korah
As an opening video we are offering "Psalm 130" by Sons of Korah - DownloadSample

The backing track is distributed using  PRS Licence LE-0013013. Please do not pass it on outside the IDEAS scheme.

This is also available in a version with words as a reading
Lent Liturgy
There is also a Lent Liturgy available as a PDF - Download - and supporting PowerPoint - 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

Jesus is Lord! Creation's voice proclaims it
Jesus is Lord! Creation's voice proclaims it, HP 260, STF 353, CP 170, MP 367, JP 137, RAS 268, SOF 290, TS 284

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

The backing track is distributed using  PRS Licence LE-0013013. The words are copyright: David J. Mansell, © 1980 Authentic Publishing, Adm  Kingswaysongs 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, STF, JP 325, KS 34

Available as a video with backing track - Download - Sample

The backing track is distributed using  PRS Licence LE-0013013. The words are copyright: Dave Bankhead, Trish Morgan, © 1974 Thankyou Music and used with permission. Please do not pass it on outside the IDEAS scheme and declare its use on your CCLI report. 
Have you heard the good new
Have you heard the good news, STF 406, SOF 747, TS 146

Available as a video with backing track - Download - Sample

The backing track is distributed using  PRS Licence LE-0013013. The words are copyright: Stuart Garrard, © 1995 Curios? Music UK, Adm Kingswaysongs 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 King of glory
You are the King of glory, SOF 627, MP 790, JP 296, RAS 271

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

The backing track is distributed using  PRS Licence LE-0013013. The words are copyright: Mavis Ford, © Authentic Publishing, Adm  Kingswaysongs and used with permission. Please do not pass it on outside the IDEAS scheme and declare its use on your CCLI report.
Come and see, come and see Come and see, come and see, STF 270, SOF 67, MP 85, TS 70

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

The backing track is distributed using PRS Licence  PRS Licence LE-0013013. The words are copyright: Graham Kendrick, © 1989 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.
Arrow Material suitable for children

Talk

Children's talk
For children there is the story of the raising of Lazarus (or a video) and a number of "I wonder" questions  - Download

There are also a PowerPoint slide to accompany the talk using pictures from the church at Bethany. - Download

All age talk
There is an all age talk exploring the vision of the dry bones and then the story of Jesus raising of Lazarus - Download

There are also PowerPoint slides to accompany the talk - Download

Songs:

 Resurrection
Resurrection, 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 © 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.
What kind of man is this
What kind of man is this, Words, Sheet music

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

The backing track is distributed using  PRS Licence LE-0013013. The words are by  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.
Prayer is like a telephone
Prayer is like a telephone, SOF 1504, KS 286, JP 448

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

The backing track is distributed using  PRS Licence LE-0013013. The words are copyright: Paul Crouch & David Mudie, © 1991 Song Solutions Daybreak. Please do not pass it on outside the IDEAS scheme and declare its use on your CCLI report.
Lord, make me a mountain Lord, make me a mountain, MP 436, JP 421

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

The backing track is distributed using  PRS Licence LE-0013013. The words are copyright: Paul Field, © 1983 Song Solutions Daybreak and used with permission. Please do not pass it on outside the IDEAS scheme and declare its use on your CCLI

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Readings:

Romans 8:6-11
Romans 8:6-11 is available as a Lectionary Video - Sample
John 11:32-44
John 11:32-44 is available as a  Lectionary Video - Sample

John 11:1-45
John 11:1-45 is on The Miraclemaker - Sample
John 11:1-45
John 11:1-45 is on the Visual Bible - John - Sample
Psalm 130
Psalm 130 is available as a Sons of Korah video with words - Download - Sample
Out of the depths I cry to You (Psalm 130)
Out of the depths I cry to You (Psalm 130) - STF 832

The words are copyright: NRSV, © 1989, 1995 the Division of Christian Education of the National Council of the Churches of Christ in the United States of America and used with permission. Please do not pass it on outside the IDEAS scheme.
Ezekiel 37:1-14
Ezekiel 37:1-14
Psalm 130
Psalm 130
This week's readings are from the NIV

Reflection by Rev'd Tony Buglass BA MTh - Download

Scripture taken from the HOLY BIBLE, NEW INTERNATIONAL VERSION®. Copyright © 1973, 1978, 1984 Biblica. Used by permission of Zondervan. All rights reserved.  
John 11:1-45
John 11:1-45

Talk:


A Talk
There is a sermon that explores why Jesus delayed coming to Bethany and then what happened when he got there -  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 - Lazarus is Raised from the Dead and The Resurrection and the Life - An excellent retelling of this well known story  - Download


By Ann Bossingham - Dry bones? - Joshua and Eli are shocked to discover that their bones have been re-animated - Download

Second Service:

Matthew 20:17-34
Matthew 20:17-34 is available from the Video Bible - Matthew - Sample
Lamentations  3:19-33
Lamentations  3:19-33 is offered as a Lectionary Video - Sample
Psalm 30 Psalm 30 is offered as a Lectionary Video - Sample
Psalm 30
Psalm 30 is offered as a Sons of Korah video with words - Download - Sample
I will exalt You, O Lord, because You have raised me up (Psalm 30) I will exalt You, O Lord, because You have raised me up (Psalm 30) - STF 808

The words are copyright: From Common Worship, © The  Archbishops Council, 2000, 2005 and used with permission. Please do not pass it on outside the IDEAS scheme.

Lamentations 3:19-33
Lamentations 3:19-33
Psalm 30
Psalm 30
This week's readings are from the NIV

Reflection by Rev'd Ann Bossingham - Download

Scripture taken from the HOLY BIBLE, NEW INTERNATIONAL VERSION®. Copyright © 1973, 1978, 1984 Biblica. Used by permission of Zondervan. All rights reserved.  
Matthew 20:17-34
Matthew 20:17-34

Second Service Talk

A Talk
There is a sermon that brings three very different stories toegther -  Download.

There are also PowerPoint slides to accompany the talk - Download

Songs:

Lord, I was blind! I could not see
Lord, I was blind! I could not see, HP 423, RAS 358, MP 433

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

The backing track is distributed using  PRS Licence LE-0013013. The words are by William Tidd Matson. Please do not pass it on outside the IDEAS schemet.
Now is eternal life
Now is eternal life, HP 203, RAS 432, CP 152

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

The backing track is distributed using  PRS Licence LE-0013013. The words are copyright: George Wallace Briggs, © 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.
Jesus the Lord said: I am the bread
Jesus the Lord said: I am the bread, HP 137, STF 252, RAS 199, MP 384

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

The backing track is distributed using  PRS Licence LE-0013013. The words are copyright:Tr from Urdu Dermot Monahan & Michael Ball, © The Trustees for Methodist Church Purposes and used with permission. Please do not pass it on outside the IDEAS scheme and declare its use on your CCLI report.
Now the green blade rises from the buried grain Now the green blade rises from the buried grain, HP 204, STF 306, RAS 243, CP 153, JP 174

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

The backing track is distributed using PRS Licence LE-0013013. The words are copyright: John Macleod Campbell Crum, © 1928 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
The Introduction from At the Breaking of the bread for Lent and Passiontide

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
A prayer of thanksgiving from All Included for April

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

Thine arm, O Lord, in days of old
Thine arm, O Lord, in days of old, HP 397, CP 347

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

The backing track is distributed using  PRS Licence LE-0013013. The words are by Edward Plumptre. Please do not pass it on outside the IDEAS scheme
Christ be my leader by night as by day
Christ be my leader by night as by day, HP 709, STF 492

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.
Eternal light, shine in my heart
Eternal light, shine in my heart, CP 415

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

The backing track is distributed using  PRS Licence LE-0013013. The words are copyright: © Christopher Idle, Adm Jubilate Group and used with permission. Please do not pass it on outside the IDEAS scheme and declare its use on your CCLI report.
Brother, sister, let me serve you
Brother, sister, let me serve you, STF 611, RAS 474, CP 393SOF 54

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

The backing track is distributed using  PRS Licence LE-0013013. The words are copyright: Richard Gillard, © 1977 Scripture in Sing, 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.


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