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The related readings for this Sunday are:

Amos 7:7-15
Psalm 85:8-13
Ephesians 1:3-14
Mark 6:14-29

(All links are to Bible Gateway)

We have chosen the theme:  Measuring up


Arrow Reflection
 
Written by Rev'd Paul Weary MA BSc - Download

Arrow Worship

Introduction

I thank You for the cross As an opening video we are offering "I thank You for the cross" by Ken Riley -  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 with words for congregational singing
As high as the heavens are above the earth In addition we are offering a video of "As high as the heavens are above the earth" by Lara Martin -  Download Sample

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

I thank You for the cross I thank You for the cross, SOF 1361

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: Ken Riley, © 1999 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 words are not enough When words are not enough, SOF 1614

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

The backing track is distributed using PRS Licence LE-0013013. The words are copyright: Martin Layzell, © 1998  Thankyou Music and used with permission. Please do not pass it on outside the IDEAS scheme and declare its use on your CCLI report.
Father, here I am again Father, here I am again, SOF 94, TS 94

The words are copyright: Danny Daniels, © 1990 Mercy, Adm Vineyard Publishing and used with permission. Please do not pass it on outside the IDEAS scheme and declare its use on your CCLI report.
To God be the glory To God be the glory,  HP 463, STF 94, RAS 289, CP 609, JP 259, SOF 559, MP 708, TS 526

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

The backing track is distributed using PRS Licence LE-0013013. The words are by: Frances van Alstyne. Please do not pass it on outside the IDEAS scheme.
Arrow Material suitable for children

Talks

Children's talk
For children we have the story of Charlie whose wall fell down and had problems rebuilding it- 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 prophet Amos and his prophecy on the plumb line - Download

There are also PowerPoint slides to accompany the talk - Download

Songs:

 We’re a bright light together We’re a bright light together, TS 1040, KS 362

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

The backing track is distributed using PRS Licence LE-0013013. The words are copyright: Alan Price, © 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.
I’m a star in God’s eyes I’m a star in God’s eyes, 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: © 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.
Reign in me Reign in me, KS 689

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

The backing track is distributed using PRS Licence LE-0013013. The words are copyright: Andy Pickford, © 2001 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

Arrow Word

Readings:

Lord, You were favourable to Your land (Psalm 85:8-13) Lord, You were favourable to Your land (Psalm 85:8-13) - STF 815

The words are copyright: NRSV, © 1989, 1995 the Division of Christian Education of the National Council of the Churches of Christ in the United States of America. Please do not pass it on outside the IDEAS scheme.
Amos 7:7-15
Amos 7:7-15
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. 
Ephesians 1:3-14
Mark 6:14-29
Mark 6:14-29

Talk:

A Talk
There is a talk that looks at Amos the prophet, the plumb line and the death of John the Baptist - Download

There are also PowerPoint slides to accompany the talk - Download

Drama:

Sketching out te Gospel
Sketches:

By Ann Bossingham - Dodgy Dealers - The "Watchdog" style TV show investigates a dodgy builder - Download

We also offer a sketch from Sketching out the Gospel by Dave Hopwood - The Death of John the Baptist - A narrated account of the intregue of the palace -  Download


Songs:

Lord, Thine heart in love hath yearned Lord, Thine heart in love hath yearned, RAS 704

Also 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 Keble. Please do not pass it on outside the IDEAS scheme.
God is Love: let heav’n adore him God is Love: let heav’n adore Him, HP 36, STF 103, RAS 95, CP 442, MP 187

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

The backing track is distributed using PRS Licence LE-0013013.  The words are by Timothy Rees. Please do not pass it on outside the IDEAS scheme.
He became poor that we may be rich He became poor that we may be rich, STF 344

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 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 Lord's prayer 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
All Included
The Lord's prayer from All Included  for July.

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.

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

Have faith in God, my heart Have faith in God, my heart, HP 675, STF 466, RAS 499, CP 458

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

The backing track is distributed using PRS Licence LE-0013013. The words are copyright: © Bryn Austin Rees, Adm Alexander Scott and used with permission. Please do not pass it on outside the IDEAS scheme and declare its use on your CCLI report.
Father in heaven, grant to Your children Father in heaven, grant to Your children, HP 3, STF 4, RAS 28

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

The backing track is distributed using PRS Licence LE-0013013. The words are copyright: Daniel Niles, © Christian Conference of Asia and used with permission. Please do not pass it on outside the IDEAS scheme and declare its use on your CCLI report.
Lord God, in whom all worlds Lord God, in whom all worlds, HP 384

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

The backing track is distributed using PRS Licence LE-0013013. The words are copyright: Daniel Niles, © Christian Conference of Asia and used with permission. Please do not pass it on outside the IDEAS scheme and declare its use on your CCLI report.


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
Praise ye the Lord, ye servants of the Lord
Apostolic Constitutions, tr George Woodward HP 509
O God of our forefathers, hear Charles Wesley HP 554
The Saviour's precious blood Tai Jun Park, tr William Scott & Young Oon Kim, © World Student Christian Federation (Copyright Control) (CCLI) HP 410
Lord, bring the day to pass Ian Fraser, © 1969 Stainer & Bell Ltd (CCLI) HP 347, RAS 87, CP 257
Father, we give you thanks, who planted The Didache, Francis Tucker, © Church Publishing (CCLI) HP 603

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