IDEAS logo

IDEAS for Lent 1 (Year B)

21.jpg 24.jpg 21.jpg

IDEAS

See our Current Resources

Buy any year's or quarter's
resources

Explore the different
Subscription Packages
for IDEAS

Our IDEAS Books
are now reduced to £10 each

All earlier resources are
in our Archive and
Comprehensive Index

We have a range of
Downloadable Products

There are over 2,000 songs in
The Digital Hymnbook


These are the resources on offer for Lent 1 (Year B)

The related readings for this Sunday are:

Genesis 9:8-17
Psalm 25:1-10
1 Peter 3:18-22
Mark 1:9-15
(All links are to Bible Gateway)

We have chosen the theme:  The highs and the lows


Arrow Reflection
 
Written by Rev'd Heather Cooper - Download

Arrow Worship

Introduction

When we were in the darkest night As an opening video we are offering "When we were in the darkest night" by Matt Redman -  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 for congregational singing or to help the hard of hearing.
The Spirit Song We are also offering "The Spirit Song - O let the song of God enfold you" by John Wimber and sung by Mike Rayson -  Download - Sample

This version is used by the prayers for others

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 for congregational singing or to help the hard of hearing.

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

Almighty Sovereign Lord Almighty Sovereign Lord, Creator God, SOF 18

The words are copyright:: Philip Lawson Johnston, © 1988  Thankyou Music and used with permission. Please do not pass it on outside the IDEAS scheme and declare its use on your CCLI report.
When we were in the darkest night When we were in the darkest night,  STF 241

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

The backing track is distributed using PRS Licence PRS Licence LE-0013013. The words are copyright:: Matt Redman, © 2008  Thankyou Music and used with permission. Please do not pass it on outside the IDEAS scheme and declare its use on your CCLI report.
O let the Son of God enfold you O let the Son of God enfold you, SOF 419, MP 502, TS 392

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

The backing track is distributed using PRS Licence PRS Licence LE-0013013. The words are copyright: John Wimber, © 1979 Mercy / Vineyard Publishing, 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.
 Thou art the everlasting word Thou art the everlasting word,  RAS 288, MP 693

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 by Josiah Conder. 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 story about Simon being tempted by Heroes - Download

There are also a PowerPoint slide to accompany the talk - Download
All age talk
There is an all age interactive address that looks at the highs and lows of following Jesus - Download

There are also PowerPoint slides to accompany the talk - Download

Songs:

 O O O how good is the Lord O O O how good is the Lord, MP 532, JP 180

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

The backing track is distributed using PRS Licence PRS Licence LE-0013013. The words are anonymous. Please do not pass it on outside the IDEAS scheme.
God is good, we sing and shout it God is good, we sing and shout it,  SOF 132, MP 185, TS 124, JP 55, KS 74

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: Graham Kendrick, © 1985 Thankyou Music  and used with permission. Please do not pass it on outside the IDEAS scheme and declare its use on your CCLI report
Every day, if you go astray Every day, if you go astray, JP 331

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:  © Greg Leavers. Please do not pass it on outside the IDEAS scheme and declare its use on your CCLI report.

Arrow Word

Readings:

Mark 1:9-15 Mark 1:9-15 is on is on Lectionary Video B2 - Sample
To You, O Lord, I lift up my soul (Psalm 25) To You, O Lord, I lift up my soul (Psalm 25), Words

The words are copyright: from Common Worship, © 2000, 2010 The Archbishop's Council. Please do not pass it on outside the IDEAS scheme.
Genesis 9:8-17
Genesis 9:8-17
Psalm 25:1-10
Psalm 25:1-10
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 Peter 3:18-22
Mark 1:9-15
Mark 1:9-15

Talk:

A Talk
There is a talk that explores God's call and the highs and lows of following his call - Download

There are also PowerPoint slides to accompany the talk - Download

Drama:

Sketching out te Gospel
Sketches:

By Ann Bossingham - Leaving the ark - A vole and a bear prepare to leave the ark  - Download

From Sketching out the Gospel by Dave Hopwood - John the Baptist Begins His Ministry - John baptises Jesus - Download

And also from Sketching out the Gospel by Dave Hopwood - Jesus is Tempted in the Wilderness - Jesus is tempted by the devil - Download

Songs:

Christ our Redeemer knew temptation’s hour Christ our Redeemer knew temptation’s hour, STF 235

The words are copyright: © Timothy Dudley-Smith, Timothy Dudley-Smith in Europe and Africa.   Reproduced by permission of Oxford University Press. All rights reserved. Please do not pass it on outside the IDEAS scheme and declare its use on your CCLI report.
Transfigured Christ, none comprehends Jesus, tempted in the desert, STF 237

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:  Herman Stuempfle, © GIA Publications Inc and used with permission. Please do not pass it on outside the IDEAS scheme and declare its use on your Calamus report.
Forty days and forty nights Forty days and forty nights,  HP 130, STF 236, MP 160, CP 95

Available as a video with words and backing track - Download - Sample

The backing track is distributed using  PRS Licence LE-0013013. The words are by George Hunt Smyttan & Francis Pott, (STF © The Jubilate Group). 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 Jesus Saviour of the world from At the Breaking of the bread for Lent

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 Post communion prayer  from All Included  for February.

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

How long till we gaze upon your face How long till we gaze upon your face, SOF 1859

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

The backing track is distributed using PRS Licence LE-0013013. The words are copyright: Al Gordon, © 2007  Thankyou Music and used with permission. Please do not pass it on outside the IDEAS scheme and declare its use on your CCLI report.
At even ere the sun was set At even ere the sun was set, HP 142, RAS 644, CP 12, MP 43

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 by Henry Twells. Please do not pass it on outside the IDEAS scheme.
Lord, who throughout these forty days Lord, who throughout these forty days, HP 131

Available as a video with words and backing track - Download - Sample

The backing track is distributed using PRS Licence LE-0013013. The words are by Claudia F. Hernaman. Please do not pass it on outside the IDEAS scheme.


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
See the stricken boat
Stuart Townend and Gary Sadler, © 2011 Thankyou Music (CCLI) SOF 2518
Rejoice and be glad! The Redeemer hath come Horatius Bonar HP 207, MP 573, TS 1490
Now in the name of Him, who sent Fred Kaan, © 1968 Stainer & Bell Ltd (CCLI) HP 580, RAS 245
Show us Your ways, O Lord
Based on the Beatitudes HP 133, RAS 743
God of my salvation, hear Charles Wesley HP 729

Nominate hymns and songs for here
 
We want you to help us compile a great collection and so invite you to nominate hymns and songs. Each week we will (subject to getting copyright consent) publish the 5 most nominated hymns and songs.

Arrow Notes

Pay as you go option

You can buy access to all the resources on this page by simply clicking on the PayPal symbol on the right. This costs just £3,  but you can view all the video samples without a password

On the final confirmation page from PayPal, make sure that you click on "Return to the Family Friendly Church web site" to get the Username and Password. We will also send them to you in a confirmation email. 

Sign up for  February's Resources or check out how you can save (it can cost as little as £10 a year) by using one of our Subscription Packages.


If you have problems downloading any of our material please read the IDEAS User Guide.
or use our Help, Issues and FAQs page. If you are still stuck then please Report an Issue on our form


SOF – Songs of Fellowship
MP – Mission Praise
TS -  The Source
HP - Hymns and Psalms
STF - Singing the Faith
RAS - Rejoice and Sing
CP- Common Praise
JP -Junior Praise
KS - Kids Source
BBP - Big Blue Planet
PIO - Pass it on

Although we provide links to other web sites we do not condone the unauthorised use of Copyright material.

 

Current Resources

Tea-time Church
June - The Good Soil

Ordinary 12
June 25th - God knows and cares & Guests for the Banquet

Tea-time Church
July - Jesus forgives and heals a paralysed man

Ordinary 13
July 2nd - Goodness has its own reward & Worrying about the Future

Ordinary 14
July 9th - Let God be in charge & The 3 'c's of Jesus

Ordinary 15
July 16th - What kind of soil are you? & The emotions of Jesus

  Contact us
 Copyright © 2016, IDEAS by Mike and Ann Bossingham