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The related readings for this Sunday are:

Acts 1:6-14
Psalm 68:1-10, 32-35
1 Peter 4:12-14, 5:6-11
John 17:1-11

We have chosen the theme:  Waiting for Jesus

The second service readings for this Sunday are:

2 Samuel 23:1-5
Psalm 47
Ephesians 1:15-23
Mark 16:14-20

We have chosen the theme:  Who finished Mark's Gospel


You can buy access to all these resources for as little as £3


Arrow Worship

Introduction

Lord, I lift your Name on high As an opening video we are offering "Lord, I lift your Name on high"  by Rick Foulds - Download - Sample

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

There is also a version of this video with words that can be used to lead singing
Spirit, break out
There is also "Spirit, break out" by Luke Hellebronth, Myles Dhillon, Tim Hughes & Ben Bryant  - Download - Sample.

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

There is also a version of this video with words that can be used to lead singing
There is no one like our God in all the earth
As an opening video we are offering  “There is no one like our God in all the earth” by Noel and Tricia Richards. There is also a version with words for use to lead singing  -  DownloadSample

The backing track is distributed using PRS Licence LE-0013013. Please do not pass it on outside the IDEAS scheme.
You carry us You carry us by Mike Rayson - a  free video we made for the 11th of September using images  of New York, but is also relevant to the recent tradegy in Manchester - 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

Lord, I lift your name on high Lord, I lift your name on high, STF 332, SOF 897, MP 881, TS 330, KS 234

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

The backing track is distributed using  PRS Licence LE-0013013. The words are copyright: Rick Founds, © 1989 Maranatha Praise Inc, Adm Song Solutions Copycare. Please do not pass it on outside the IDEAS scheme and declare its use on your CCLI report.
Hail the day that sees him rise Hail the day that sees Him rise, HP 197, STF 300 , RAS 252, CP 167, MP 202

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

The backing track is distributed using PRS Licence LE-0013013.  The words are by Charles Wesley. Please do not pass it on outside the IDEAS scheme.
O give thanks to the Lord O give thanks to the Lord, TS 384

The words are copyright: Graham Kendrick, © 1991 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.
 Spirit break out
Spirit break out, SOF 2523

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

The backing track is distributed using  PRS Licence LE-0013013.  The words are copyright: Luke Hellebronth, Myles Dhillon, Tim Hughes & Ben Bryant, Copyright © 2011 Thankyou Music and used with permission. Please do not pass it on outside the IDEAS scheme and declare its use on your CCLI report.
Born in song
Born in song, HP 486, STF 21

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

The backing track is distributed using PRS Licence LE-0013013. The words are copyright: © Brian Hoare, Jubilate Hymns Ltd. 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 Susie who couldn't wait for her birthday to arrive - Download

There are also a PowerPoint slide to accompany the talk with backgrounds of the actual locations - Download

All age talk
There is an interactive talk that explores what we should be doing while we wait for Jesus to return  - Download

There are also PowerPoint slides to accompany the talk - Download

Songs:

 Jesus isn’t dead any more Jesus isn’t dead any more, KS 198

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

The backing track is distributed using  PRS Licence LE-0013013. The words are copyright. Capt. Alan Price, © 1994  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.
Jesus, send me the helper Jesus, send me the helper, JP 409, KS 213

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

The backing track is distributed using  PRS Licence LE-0013013. The words are copyright: Derek Llewellyn, © 1991 Sea Dream Music and used with permission. Please do not pass it on outside the IDEAS scheme and declare its use on your CCLI report.
Jesus Christ is alive today Jesus Christ is alive today, MP 358, JP 129

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

The backing track is distributed using  PRS Licence LE-0013013. The words are anonymous, © Copyright Control. Please do not pass it on outside the IDEAS scheme and declare its use on your CCLI report.
We have heard a joyful sound
We have heard a joyful sound, JP 266

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

The backing track is distributed using  PRS Licence LE-0013013. The words are copyright: Priscilla Owens, © 1986 Peter Horrobin and Greg Leavers 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:

Acts 1:6-14 Acts 1:6-14 is on The Visual Bible - Acts - Sample

Acts 1:6-14 Acts 1:6-14 is offerred as a Lectionary Video - Sample
John 17:1-11 John 17:1-11 is on The Visual Bible - John - Sample
Let God arise and let his enemies be scattered (Psalm 68.1-10,32-35)
Let God arise and let his enemies be scattered (Psalm 68.1-10,32-35), Words

The words are copyright: from Common worship, © 2000, 2010 The Archbishop's Council. Please do not pass it on outside the IDEAS scheme.
Acts 1:6-14
Acts 1:6-14
Psalm 68:1-10, 32-35
Psalm 68:1-10, 32-35
This week's readings are from the NIV

Reflection by Rev’d Richard Teal
- Download

Scripture taken from the HOLY BIBLE, NEW INTERNATIONAL VERSION®. Copyright © 1973, 1978, 1984 Biblica. Used by permission of Zondervan. All rights reserved.  
1 Peter 3:13-22
John 17:1-11
John 17:1-11

Talk:


A Talk
There is a talk that explores the words of Jesus in his prayer for the disciples -  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 -  Jesus Prays for His Disciples - Download


By Ann Bossingham - A mouse's view - Two mice appear after the Last Supper and discuss the words of the "nice man" - Download

Second Service:

Clap your hands together, all you peoples (Psalm 47) Clap your hands together, all you peoples (Psalm 47), Words

The words are copyright: from Common worship, © 2000, 2010 The Archbishop's Council. Please do not pass it on outside the IDEAS scheme.

2 Samuel 23:1-5
2 Samuel 23:1-5
Psalm 47
Psalm 47
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.  
Ephesians 1:15-23
Ephesians 1:15-23
Mark 16:14-20
Mark 16:14-20

A Talk

A Talk
There is a talk that looks at one of the endings of Mark's gospel -  Download.

There are also PowerPoint slides to accompany the talk - Download


Songs:

Jesus reigns over sin Jesus reigns over sin, TS 293

The words are copyright: Colin Owen, © 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.
All glory to God in the sky All glory to God in the sky, HP 400

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

The backing track is distributed using PRS Licence LE-0013013. The words are by Charles Wesley. Please do not pass it on outside the IDEAS scheme.
Clap your hands, you people all
Clap your hands, you people all, MP 81

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

The backing track is distributed using PRS Licence LE-0013013. The words are by Charles Wesley. Please do not pass it on outside the IDEAS scheme.
We have a gospel to proclaim We have a gospel to proclaim, HP 465, STF 418, CP 612, SOF 1583, MP 728

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

The backing track is distributed using  PRS Licence LE-0013013. The words are copyright: © Edward J Burns 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  Blessing 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 Prayer of adoration from All Included for June

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
A prayer for Manchester
A prayer following the tragedy in Manchester - Words

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

Spirit, move on this land Spirit, move on this land, SOF 1519

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

The backing track is distributed using  PRS Licence LE-0013013. The words are copyright: Tim Sherrington, © 2001 Thankyou Music and used with permission. Please do not pass it on outside the IDEAS scheme and declare its use on your CCLI report.
As the disciples, when Thy Son had left them As the disciples, when Thy Son had left them, CP 280

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

The backing track is distributed using  PRS Licence LE-0013013. The words are by Percy Dearmer. Please do not pass it on outside the IDEAS scheme.
O Holy Ghost, Thy people bless O Holy Ghost, Thy people bless, CP 187

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

The backing track is distributed using  PRS Licence LE-0013013. The words are by Henry Williams Baker. Please do not pass it on outside the IDEAS scheme.
Go forth and tell! O church of God awake Go forth and tell! O church of God awake, HP 770, RAS 574, CP 437SOF 738, MP 178

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

The backing track is distributed using  PRS Licence LE-0013013. The words are copyright: James Seddon, © The representatives of the late James Seddon, 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.


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