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The related readings for this Sunday are:

Leviticus 19:1-2,9-18
Psalm 119:33-40
1 Corinthians 3:10-11,16-23
Matthew 5:38-48

We have chosen the theme:  God's ways are best

The second service readings for this Sunday are:

Amos 9:5-15
Psalm 18:1-19
Ephesians 6:1-20
Mark 2:1-12

We have chosen the theme:  Actions speak louder than words

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

Arrow Worship

Introduction

I will hide Your Word inside my heart
We offer a video for reflection of "I will hide Your Word inside my heart" by Paul Field - DownloadSample

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From a Distance
We also offer a video for reflection of "From a Distance" by Julie Gold, sung by Bette Midler - DownloadSample

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Men of faith, rise up and sing As an opening video we are offering "Men of faith, rise up and sing" by Martin Smith  -  DownloadSample

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There is a version of this with words to use to lead 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

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

My lips shall praise you
My lips shall praise you, STF 430, SOF 937, MP 896, TS 369, KS 258

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

The backing track is distributed using PRS Licence LE-0013013. The words are copyright: Noel & Tricia Richards, © 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. .
Praise to the Holiest in the height
Praise to the Holiest in the height,  HP 231, RAS 103, CP 557, SOF 469, MP 563, STF 334

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The backing track is distributed using PRS Licence LE-0013013. The words are by John Henry Newman. Please do not pass it on outside the IDEAS scheme.
All my hope on God is founded
All my hope on God is founded, HP 63, STF 455, RAS 586 CP 368, MP 16, TS 620

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The backing track is distributed using  PRS Licence LE-0013013. The words are by Robert Bridges & Joachim Neander. Please do not pass it on outside the IDEAS scheme.
 Teach me to dance to the beat of your heart
Teach me to dance to the beat of your heart, STF 477, SOF 1013, MP 936, TS 469, KS 312

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The backing track is distributed using  PRS Licence LE-0013013. The words are copyright: Graham Kendrick & Steve Thompson, © 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.
Men of faith, rise up and sing Men of faith, rise up and sing,  SOF 921, MP 1094, TS 354

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Arrow Material suitable for children

Talk

Children's talk
There is a story of Paul and Simon who fall out over a game of marbles - Download

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

All age talk
There is an all age talk that explores the sketch and the generosity, servitude and love of God - Download

There are also PowerPoint slides to accompany the talk - Download

Songs:

 New Strength
New Strength

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Millions of people
Millions of people, Pass it on

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The backing track is distributed using  PRS Licence LE-0013013. The words are copyright: Ralph Chambers, Paul Field, © 1991 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.
You won't get to heaven on the back of a camel
You won't get to heaven on the back of a camel, KS 806

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The backing track is distributed using  PRS Licence LE-0013013. The words are copyright: Doug Horley, © 1999 Thankyou Musicand used with permission. Please do not pass it on outside the IDEAS scheme and declare its use on your CCLI report.
I may never march in the infantry I may never march in the infantry, JP 101

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Arrow Word

Readings:

Matthew 5:38-48
Matthew 5:38-48 is offered as a  Lectionary Video - Sample
Matthew 5:13-20
Matthew 5:38-48 is available on The Visual Bible - Matthew - Sample

Teach me, O Lord, the way of your statutes (Psalm 119:33-40)
Teach me, O Lord, the way of your statutes (Psalm 119:33-40), Words

The words are copyright: from Common Worship, © 2000, 2005 The  Archbishops Council and used with permission. Please do not pass it on outside the IDEAS scheme and declare its use on your CCLI report.
Leviticus 19:1-2,9-18
Leviticus 19:1-2,9-18
Psalm 119:33-40
Psalm 119:33-40
This week's readings are from the NIV

A reflection by Rev'd Ann Bossingham
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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 5:38-48
Matthew 5:38-48

Talk:


A Talk
There is a sermon that explores God's way of dealing with other people -  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 - Bear One Another's Burdens - Jim offers to carry Stewart's bag  - Download


By Ann Bossingham - The volunteer - A Roman soldier id shocked when someone actuallly volunteers to carry his bag - Download

Second Service:

Mark 2:1-12
Mark 2:1-12 is also available on The MiracleMaker - Sample
I love you, O Lord my strength (Psalm 18:1-19)
I love you, O Lord my strength (Psalm 18:1-19), Words

The words are copyright: from Common Worship, © 2000, 2005 The  Archbishops Council and used with permission. Please do not pass it on outside the IDEAS scheme and declare its use on your CCLI report.

Amos 9:5-15
Amos 9:5-15
Psalm 18:1-19
Psalm 18:1-19
This week's readings are from the NIV

A 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 6:1-20
Ephesians 6:1-20
Mark 2:1-12
Mark 2:1-12

Talk:

A Talk
There is a sermon that explores Jesus being able to forgive sins and the armour of God -  Download.

There are also PowerPoint slides to accompany the talk - Download

Songs:

Now in reverence and awe
Now in reverence and awe, SOF 1468, MP 902

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.
Father, lead me day by day
Father, lead me day by day, HP 790

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The backing track is distributed using  PRS Licence LE-0013013. The words are by John Page Hopps. Please do not pass it on outside the IDEAS scheme.
Lord, Thy word abideth
Lord, Thy word abideth, HP 476, RAS 317, CP 515, MP 446

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The backing track is distributed using  PRS Licence LE-0013013. The words by Henry Williams Baker. Please do not pass it on outside the IDEAS scheme.
Fight the good fight with all your might Fight the good fight with all your might, HP 710, STF 634, RAS 496, CP 423, SOF 107, MP 143

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

The backing track is distributed using  PRS Licence LE-0013013. The words are by John Samuel Bewley Monsell. 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 post-communion prayer from At the Breaking of the bread for Ordinary 3

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 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

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

Lead us, Heavenly Father, lead us
Lead us, Heavenly Father, lead us, SOF 321, HP 68, STF 238,  MP 400, TS 311,  RAS 543, CP 496

Available a video with words and music - DownloadSample

The backing track is distributed using PRS Licence LE-0013013.The words are by James Edmeston. Please do not pass it on outside the IDEAS scheme
The Church's one foundation (Bilbrough)
The Church's one foundation (Bilbrough), SOF 526

The words are copyright: Dave Bilbrough,  © 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.
We are being built into a temple
We are being built into a temple, SOF 566

The words are copyright: Ian Traynar, © Thankyou Music and used with permission. Please do not pass it on outside the IDEAS scheme and declare its use on your CCLI report.
To be a soldier
To be a soldier, STF 133

The words are copyright: John Bell & Graham Maule, © 2002 WGRG, Iona Community 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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