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The related readings for this Sunday are:

Isaiah 58:1-9a
Psalm 112:1-9
1 Corinthians 2:1-12
Matthew 5:13-20

We have chosen the theme:  Salt, light and righteousness

The second service readings for this Sunday are:

Amos 2:4-6
Psalm 4
Ephesians 4:17-32
Mark 1:29-39

We have chosen the theme: The battery effect

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Arrow Worship

Introduction

Light of the world
We offer a video for reflection of "Light of the world"  by Tim Hughes - DownloadSample

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

This song is also available with words to lead singing
We are called to be prophets to this nation
We also offer a video for reflection of "We are called to be prophets to this nation", by Brian Houston - DownloadSample

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

This song is also available with words to lead singing and is also used in the prayers for others
Darkness like a shroud
We also offer a video for reflection of "Darkness like a shroud" by Graham Kendrick - DownloadSample

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

This song is also available with words to lead singing

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

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

Light of the world
Light of the world,  STF 175, SOF 1419, MP 1086, TS 1406

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: Tim Hughes, © 2000 Thankyou Music and used with permission. Please do not pass it on outside the IDEAS scheme and declare its use on your CCLI report.
It is by your mighty power
It is by Your mighty power, SOF 1901

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

The backing track is distributed using  PRS Licence LE-0013013. The words are copyright: Geraldine Latty, © 2003 Thankyou Music and used with permission. Please do not pass it on outside the IDEAS scheme and declare its use on your CCLI report.
From the rising of the sun, till the sun goes down
From the rising of the sun, till the sun goes down, SOF 1776, TS 1798

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 Baloche & Matt Redman, © 2006 Integrity 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.
 I lift my voice to praise Your name
I lift my voice to praise Your name, SOF 224

The words are copyright: Dave Bilbrough, © 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.
When I feel the touch When I feel the touch, SOF 594, MP 753, TS 570

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

The backing track is distributed using   PRS Licence LE-0013013. The words are copyright: Keri Jones & David Matthew © 1978 Authentic Publishing, Adm by Kingsway Songs 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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Talk

Children's talk
A story of a boat trip that goes awry as darkness fallls - Download

There are also an animated PowerPoint slides to accompany the talk - Download

All age talk
There is an all age talk that explores Jack's behaviour in the sketch (below) and then explores being salt, a city on a hill and a light on a lampstand - Download

There are also PowerPoint slides to accompany the talk - Download

Songs:


 I am a lighthouse
I am a lighthouse, SOF 196, JP 87, KS 144

 The words are copyright: Graham Kendrick, © 1986 Thankyou Music and used with permission. Please do not pass it on outside the IDEAS scheme and declare its use on your CCLI report.
Lord, the light of Your is shining
Lord, the light of Your love is shining, STF 59, CP 513, SOF 362, TS 335, KS 237, MP 445

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

The backing track is distributed using  PRS Licence LE-0013013. The words are copyright: Graham Kendrick, © 1987 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.
Before men
Before men, Words, Sheet music

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

The backing track is distributed using  PRS Licence LE-0013013. The words are copyright: Dave Godfrey, © 2000 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, never, never, never Jesus, never, never, never,  KS 602

Also 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: © 1999 John Hardwick. Please do not pass it on outside the IDEAS scheme and declare its use on your CCLI report

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Readings:

Matthew 5:13-20
Matthew 5:13-20 is offered as a Lectionary Video - Sample
Matthew 5:13-20
Matthew 5:13-20 is available on The Visual Bible - Matthew - Sample

Matthew 5:13-20
We offer a reflection on  Matthew 5:13-20 from Just Worship - Download - Sample
Alleluia. Blessed are those who fear the Lord Alleluia. Blessed are those who fear the Lord  (Psalm 112:1-9), Words

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.
Isaiah 58:1-9a
Isaiah 58:1-9a
Psalm 112:1-9
Psalm 112:1-9
This week's readings are from the NIV

Reflection by Rev'd Ann Bossingham, MA, BEd. -
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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.  
Matthew 5:13-20
Matthew 5:13-20

Talk:

A Talk
There is a sermon that explores Jesus' sayings about salt and light -  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 - Salt and light - Stewart arrives for the mid-week bible study  - Download

By Ann Bossingham - Jack and the beans - Pantomime humour is used to explore the humour of Jesus' sayings on salt and light - Download

Second Service:

Behold how good and pleasant it is (Psalm 133) Answer me when I call, O God of my righteousness (Psalm 4), Words

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

Amos 2:4-6
Amos 2:4-6
Psalm 4
Psalm 4
This week's readings are from the NIV

Reflection by Rev'd John Staton -
Download

Scripture taken from the HOLY BIBLE, NEW INTERNATIONAL VERSION®. Copyright © 1973, 1978, 1984 Biblica. Used by permission of Zondervan. All rights reserved.  
Ephesians 4:17-32
Ephesians 4:17-32
Mark 1:29-39
Mark 1:29-39

A talk

A Talk
There is a sermon that explores the busyness of Jesus and how he had so much energy -  Download.

There are also PowerPoint slides to accompany the talk - Download

Songs:


Trampled road grit has no savour
Trampled road grit has no savour, Words

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

The backing track is distributed using  PRS Licence LE-0013013. The words are copyright: © Andrew Pratt and used with permission. Please do not pass it on outside the IDEAS scheme and declare its use on your CCLI report.
Darkness like a shroud
Darkness like a shroud, STF 170, SOF 78,  MP 110

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: 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.
Christ is the world’s light
Christ is the world’s light, HP 455, STF 346, RAS 600, CP 213

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

The backing track is distributed using  PRS Licence LE-0013013. The words are copyright: Fred Pratt Green, ©  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.
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 LE-0013013. The words are by Henry Twells. 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

The prayers for others make use of the video to "We are called to be prophets to this nation". Please ensure that you download and copy both the PowerPoint and Video files and always hold them in the same folder.
An offering prayer
An offering prayer

A blessing
A blessing


Other Resources:

At the breaking of the bread
The prayers for others from At the Breaking of the bread for Ordinary 2

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 prayers for others 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, 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 meditation on salt
A meditation on salt by Rev'd Peter Sheasby - Download

There is also a PowerPoint file - Download

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

We are called to be prophets to this nation
We are called to be prophets to this nation, SOF 1576, TS 1575

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: Brian Houston © 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.
We are salt, and we are light
We are salt, and we are light, SOF 1078

The words are copyright: Bob Fitts, © Integrity 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.
The Spirit lives to set us free
The Spirit lives to set us free, STF 397, SOF 1555, MP 664, JP 472, KS 334

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: Damian Lundy, © 1978 Kevin Mayhew Ltd. and used with permission. Please do not pass it on outside the IDEAS scheme and declare its use on your CCLI report.
O Christ, the healer, we have come O Christ, the healer, we have come,  HP 395, STF 653,CP 346

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

The backing track is distributed using  PRS Licence LE-0013013. 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.


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