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The related readings for this Sunday are:

Acts 4:32-35
Psalm 133
1 John 1:1-2:2
John 20:19-31

(All links are to Bible Gateway)

We have chosen the theme:  Rejoicing in Fellowship


Arrow Reflection
 
Written by Rev'd Ann Bossingham, MA, BEd - Download

Arrow Worship

Introduction

Walk into the ligh As an opening video we are offering "Walk into the light" by Ralph Ward, © Thankyou Music -  Download Sample

The backing track is distributed using PRS Licence LE-0014823. Please do not pass it on outside the IDEAS scheme.
I stand amazed when I realise There is also “I stand amazed when I realise”, Paul Oakley  - Download - Sample


The backing track is distributed using PRS Licence 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
A prayer of confession
A prayer of confession

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

We sing the praise of Jesus We sing the praise of Jesus, STF 315

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

The backing track is distributed using PRS Licence PRS Licence LE-0014823.  The words are copyright: © Norman Wallwork and used with permission. Please do not pass it on outside the IDEAS scheme and declare its use on your CCLI report.
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 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.
No one but You, Lord No one but You, Lord, SOF 402, MP 899, TS 373

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

The backing track is distributed using PRS Licence PRS Licence LE-0014823. The words are copyright: Andy Park, © 1988 Mercy, Vineyard Publishing (UK/Eire) and used with permission. Please do not pass it on outside the IDEAS scheme and declare its use on your CCLI report.
 How lovely on the mountains How lovely on the mountains, SOF 192, MP 249, TS 189, JP 84

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

The backing track is distributed using PRS Licence PRS Licence LE-0014823. The words are copyright: Leonard E Smith Jr., © 1974, 1978 New Jerusalem Music, Adm Kingswaysongs 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 there is a quiz to explore the forms of stories - Download

There are also a PowerPoint slide to accompany the talk - Download
All age talk
There is an all age interactive address that explores how the resurrection stories of Jesus are told - Download

There are also PowerPoint slides to accompany the talk - Download

Songs:

 On & on On & on,  Words, Actions video, Sheet Music, Chords and lyrics

Also 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: © 2005 Snack Music and used with permission. Please do not pass it on outside the IDEAS scheme and declare its use on your CCLI report
My Lord, You went to the cross for me My Lord, You went to the cross for me, Words, Sheet Music

Also 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, © 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
I'm gonna walk by faith, not by sight I'm gonna walk by faith, not by sight, KS 153, KS 546

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

The backing track is distributed using PRS Licence LE-0014823. The words are copyright:  Jim Bailey, © 1994 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 Word

Readings:

1 John 1:1-2:2 1 John 1:1-2:2 is on is on Lectionary Video B3 - Sample
John 20:10-31 John 20:19-31 is on Lectionary Video C3 - Sample
John 20:10-31 John 20:19-31 is  on The Visual Bible - John - Sample
John 20:10-31 John 20:19-31 is  on The Miraclemaker - Sample
Acts 4:32-35 Acts 4:32-35 is  on The Visual Bible - Acts - Sample
Behold how good and pleasant it is (Psalm 133) Behold how good and pleasant it is (Psalm 133) , STF 833

The words are copyright: from Common Worship, © 2000, 2010 The Archbishop's Council. Please do not pass it on outside the IDEAS scheme.
Acts 4:32-35
Acts 4:32-35
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.  
1 John 1:1-2:2
John 20:19-31
John 20:19-31

Talk:

A Talk
There is a talk that explores forms of the stories of Jesus - Download

There are also PowerPoint slides to accompany the talk - Download

Drama:

Sketching out te Gospel
Sketches:

By Ann Bossingham - Thomas eats humble pie - Thomas has to face the other disciples - Download

Four sketches from Sketching out the Gospel by Dave Hopwood that fit together, but can be used separately - Jesus Appears to the Disciples - Thomas DoubtsThomas and Jesus - Thomas States His Case - Download

Songs:

This joyful Eastertide away with sin This joyful Eastertide away with sin, RAS 248, CP 161

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

The backing track is distributed using PRS Licence LE-0014823.The words are copyright: George Radcliffe Woodward and used with permission. Please do not pass it on outside the IDEAS scheme and declare its use on your CCLI report.
When Easter to the dark world came When Easter to the dark world came, HP 200, STF 316, RAS 251

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

The backing track is distributed using PRS Licence LE-0014823.  The words are copyright: William H. Hamilton, © 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.
This joyful Eastertide, what need is there This joyful Eastertide, what need is there, HP 213, STF 314, JP 256

Also available as a video with backing track - 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.


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 make use of "When everything is uphill (Victory in defeat)". Please ensure that you download both the PowerPoint and video file and always keep them together in the same folder.
An offering prayer
An offering prayer

A blessing
A blessing



Other Resources:

At the breaking of the Bread The prayer of 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
All Included
The prayer of confessionn  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, 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. Now available as a download

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

Breathe on me, breath of God Breathe on me, breath of God, HP 280, STF 370, RAS 295, CP 174, MP 67, TS 57, SOF 51

Also available as a video with words and music - Download - Sample

The backing track is distributed using PRS Licence LE-0014823. The words are by: Edwin Hatch. Please do not pass it on outside the IDEAS scheme.
Christ has risen while earth slumbers Christ has risen while earth slumbers, STF 296

The words are copyright: John Bell & Graham Maule, © 1988 WGRG, Iona Community and used with permission. Please do not pass it on outside the IDEAS scheme and declare its use on your CCLI or Calamus report.
O King enthroned on high O King enthroned on high, HP 311, RAS 296, CP 189

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

The backing track is distributed using PRS Licence LE-0014823. The words are by John Brownlie. Please do not pass it on outside the IDEAS.


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
Jesus, to Your table led
Robert Baynes HP 613
Lord Jesus, in the days of old James Noble HP 645, RAS 362
Come, Thou Holy Spirit, come Stephen Langton, Edward Caswell, John Neale HP 284, RAS 297, CP 180
Shine Thou upon us, Lord John Ellerton HP 560
O dearest Lord, Thy sacred head Henry Hardy, © Mowbray, Cassell plc HP 172, CP 116, RAS 222

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