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The related readings for this Sunday are:

Acts 2:14a,22-32
Psalm 16
1 Peter 1:3-9
John 20:19-31

We have chosen the theme:  Touching Jesus

The second service readings for this Sunday are:

Daniel 6:(1-5),6-23
Psalm 30:1-5
Mark 15:46-16:8

We have chosen the theme: Daniel in the lion's den


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Arrow Worship

Introduction

Arise and sing As an opening video we are offering "Arise and sing"  by Brenton Brown, Jason Ingram and Marty Sampson - Download  - Sample

This is also available in a version with words to lead singing.

The backing track is copyright and distributed using PRS Licence LE-0014823. Please do not pass it on outside the IDEAS scheme and declare its use on your CCLI report.
Open our eyes, Lord
We offer a video for reflection using "Open our eyes, Lord"  by Bob Cull - DownloadSample

This is also available in a version with words to lead singing.

The backing track is distributed using  PRS Licence LE-0014823. Please do not pass it on outside the IDEAS scheme.
John 20:19-31 "Life so full I give to you" from Just Worship - Celtic Prayers - Download  - Sample

The backing track is distributed using  PRS Licence LE-0014823. The video is copyright Richard Armiger and used with consent. 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
A prayer of confession
A prayer of confession



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

Holy Spirit, Breath of heaven Holy Spirit, Breath of heaven, STF 381, SOF 1848, TS 1862

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

The backing track is distributed using  PRS Licence LE-0014823. The words are copyright: Geraldine Latty, © 2004  Thankyou Music and used with permission. Please do not pass it on outside the IDEAS scheme and declare its use on your CCLI report.
Jesus, stand among us Jesus, stand among us, HP 530, MP 380, RAS 388SOF 304

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

The backing track is distributed using  PRS Licence LE-0014823. The words are by William Pennefather. Please do not pass it on outside the IDEAS scheme.
See, Jesus, thy disciples see See, Jesus, Thy disciples see, HP 763

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.
 Open our eyes, Lord
Open our eyes, Lord, SOF 443, MP 545, TS 1468, KS 278

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:  Robert Cull, © 1976 CCCM Music, Marantha 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.
Christ is risen! Hallelujah!
Christ is risen! Hallelujah!, MP 74

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 Monsell . Please do not pass it on outside the IDEAS scheme.
Arrow Material suitable for children

Talk

Children's talk
For children there is the story of Jenny who doesn't believe that her dad will be back for her birthday - Download

There are also a PowerPoint slide to accompany the talk  - Download

All age talk
There is an all age talk that explores the story of Jenny (above) and the explores why Thomas doubted and why we shouldn't - Download

There are also PowerPoint slides to accompany the talk - Download

Songs:

 Gentle Hands Gentle Hands, BECD

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

The backing track is distributed using  PRS Licence LE-0014823. The words are copyright: Joy Howell, © 2002 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.
Just as the father sent you Just as the father sent You, Lord, KS 223

The words are copyright: Alan J Price, © 1992 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
Easter jubilation fills the streets and and town Easter jubilation fills the streets and town, STF 299, KS 45

And also as a video with words and music - Download - Sample

The backing track is distributed using  PRS Licence LE-0014823. The words are copyright: Helen and Mark Johnson, © 1995 Out of the Ark Ltd and used with permission. Please do not pass it on outside the IDEAS scheme and declare its use on your CCLI report.
Praise Him, Praise Him Praise Him, praise Him,  HP 506, JP 202

Also available as a 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.

Arrow Word

Readings:

Acts 2:14a,22-32 Acts 2:14a,22-32 is offered as a Lectionary Video - Sample

Acts 2:14a,22-32 Acts 2:14a,22-32 is on The Visual Bible - Acts - Sample
Psalm 16 Psalm 16 is offered as a Lectionary Video - Sample
John 20:19-31 John 20:19-31 is offered as a Lectionary Video - Sample
John 20:19-31 John 20:19-31 is covered really well by the The Miraclemaker - Sample
John 20:19-31 John 20:19-31 is on The Visual Bible - John - Sample
Preserve me, O God, for in you have I taken refuge (Psalm 16)
Preserve me, O God, for in you have I taken refuge (Psalm 16), STF 802

The words are copyright: From Common Worship, © 2000, 2010 The Archbishop's Council. Please do not pass it on outside the IDEAS scheme.
Acts 2:14a,22-32
Acts 2:14a,22-32
Psalm 16
Psalm 16
This week's readings are from the NIV

Reflection by Rev'd Tony Buglass BA MTh
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Scripture taken from the HOLY BIBLE, NEW INTERNATIONAL VERSION®. Copyright © 1973, 1978, 1984 Biblica. Used by permission of Zondervan. All rights reserved.  
1 Peter 1:3-9
John 20:19-31
John 20:19-31

Talk:


A Talk
There is a sermon that examines the evidence for the resurrection and then examines what we mean by a spirtual event. -  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 - Thomas doubts, Thomas and Jesus and Thomas states his case - Three sketches covering the story of Doubting Thomas  - Download


By Ann Bossingham - Pull the other one - Thomas appears on a TV Game Show - Download

Second service readings

Psalm 30
Psalm 30 is offered as a Sons of Korah video with words - Download - Sample
Psalm 30 Psalm 30 is offered as a Lectionary Video - Sample
Mark 16:1-8
Mark 16:1-8 is offered as a Lectionary Video - Sample
I will exalt You, O Lord, because You have raised me up (Psalm 30:1-5)
I will exalt You, O Lord, because You have raised me up (Psalm 30:1-5) - 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.

Daniel 6:(1-5),6-23
Daniel 6:(1-5),6-23
Psalm 30:1-5
Psalm 30:1-5
This week's readings are from the NIV

Reflection by Rev'd Ann Bossingham MA BEd - Download

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 a sermon that looks at the story of Daniel in the lion's den. -  Download.

There are also PowerPoint slides to accompany the talk - Download


Songs:

Thine be the glory, risen conquering Son Thine be the glory, risen conquering Son, HP 212, STF 313, RAS 247,  CP 160, MP 689, TS 510, SOF 551

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

The backing track is distributed using  PRS Licence LE-0014823. The words are by Edmund Budry, tr Richard Hoyle. Please do not pass it on outside the IDEAS scheme.
Jesus, Lord, Redeemer Jesus, Lord, Redeemer, HP 199, RAS 240

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

The backing track is distributed using  PRS Licence LE-0014823. The words are by Patrick Kirkland. Please do not pass it on outside the IDEAS scheme.
In the graveyard Christ appeared
In the graveyard Christ appeared, Words

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

The backing track is distributed using  PRS Licence LE-0014823. The words are copyright: © Rev K C Fabricius and used with permission. Please do not pass it on outside the IDEAS scheme and declare its use on your CCLI report.
Good Joseph had a garden Good Joseph had a garden, HP 195, CP 146

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

The backing track is distributed using   PRS Licence LE-0014823. The words are by Alda Milner-Barry. 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
The Confession 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. Now available as a download
All Included
The Post-communion prayer 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

There is a king, a risen king There is a king, a risen king, SOF 2559

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: Jason Ingram, Marty Sampson & Brenton Brown, © 2010  Thankyou Music & Sony ATV, Timber Publishing, West Main Music, Adm by Sony ATV and used with permission. Please do not pass it on outside the IDEAS scheme and declare its use on your CCLI report.
This joyful Eastertide, what need is there
This joyful Eastertide, what need is there, HP 213, STF 314, JP 256

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 Pratt Green, © 1969 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.
Holy Spirit living Breath of God
Holy Spirit, living Breath of God, SOF 1850, TS 1866

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

The backing track is distributed using  PRS Licence LE-0014823. The words are copyright: Keith Getty & Stuart Townend, © 2005 Thankyou Music and used with permission. Please do not pass it on outside the IDEAS scheme and declare its use on your CCLI report.
You led me to the cross
You led me to the cross, SOF 1666, TS 1669

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

The backing track is distributed using  PRS Licence LE-0014823. The words are copyright: Matt Redman, © 1999 Thankyou Music 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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