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IDEAS for Ordinary 23 (Year A)

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The related readings for this Sunday are:
Ezekial 33:7-11
Psalm 119:33-40
Romans 13:8-14
Matthew 18:15-20
(All links are to Bible Gateway)

We have chosen the theme:  The strength of two and three


Arrow Reflection
 
Written by Jessica Dalton-Cheetham  - Download

Arrow Worship

Introduction

I will hide Your Word inside my heart As an opening video we are offering "I will hide Your Word inside my heart" by Paul Field -  Download - Sample

There is also a version of the song with the words displayed to use as a congregational song.

The backing track is distributed using PRS Licence LE-0013013. Please do not pass it on outside the IDEAS scheme.
Here I am once again As an opening video we are offering "Here I am once again" by Craig Musseau  -  DownloadSample

The backing track is copyright and distributed using PRS Licence LE-0013013. Please do not pass it on outside the IDEAS scheme and declare its use on your CCLI report.

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

Abba Father, let me be Abba Father, let me be, STF 439, SOF 1, MP 3, TS 1, JP 2, KS 3

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 Bilbrough, © 1977 Thankyou Music, and used with permission. Please do not pass it on outside the IDEAS scheme and declare its use on your CCLI report
I am a new creation I am a new creation, STF 553, SOF 197, MP 254, TS 191, KS 115

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

The backing track is distributed using PRS Licence LE-0013013. The words are copyright:  The words are copyright:  Dave Bilborough, © 1983 Thankyou Music and used with permission. Please do not pass it on outside the IDEAS scheme and declare its use on your CCLI report.
Great God, Your love has called us here Great God, Your love has called us here, STF 499, CP 133, RAS 339

The words are copyright:: Brian Wren, © 1965, 1995 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.
 I'm accepted, I'm forgiven I'm accepted, I'm forgiven, STF 427, SOF 229, MP 321, TS 217, KS 140

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

The backing track is distributed using PRS Licence LE-0013013. The words are copyright:  Rob Haywood, © 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
Arrow Material suitable for children

Talk

Children's talk
For children there is story of Jenny who buys more fizzy pop than she can carry - Download

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

All age talk
There is an activity and stories as an all age talk (can be used with the Ann Bossingham sketch below). - Download

There are also PowerPoint slides to accompany the talk - Download

Songs:

 He's got the whole world in His hand He's got the whole world in His hand, HP 25, STF 536, MP 225,  JP 78

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

The backing track is distributed using PRS Licence LE-0013013. The words are anonymous. Please do not pass it on outside the IDEAS scheme and declare its use on your CCLI report
A very short song A very short song - Words - Sheet Music

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

The backing track is distributed using PRS Licence LE-0013013. The words are copyright: Dave Godfrey, © 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.
Colours of day Colours of day, STF 167, MP 1039, TS 69, JP 28, KS 433, RAS 572, SOF 64

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

The backing track is distributed using PRS Licence LE-0013013. The words are copyright: Sue Mclellan, John Paculbo, Keith Rycroft,  © 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.

Arrow Word

Readings:

Matthew 18:15-20 Matthew 18:15-20  is on The Visual Bible - Matthew - Sample
Romans 13:8-14 Romans 13:8-14 is on Lectionary Video A5 - Sample
Ezekial 33:7-11
Ezekial 33:7-11
Psalm 119:33-40
Psalm 119:33-40
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.  
Romans 13:8-14
Matthew 18:15-20
Matthew 18:15-20

Talk:


A Talk
There is a talk that explores what we share as followers of Jesus -  Download.

There are also PowerPoint slides to accompany the talk - Download

Drama:

Sketching out te Gospel
Sketches:

By Ann Bossingham - I can do it on my own - John is very determined to hang the posters on his own - Download

Songs:

I will hide Your Word inside my hear I will hide Your Word inside my heart

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:  Paul Field © 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.
All praise to our redeeming Lord
All praise to our redeeming Lord, HP 753, STF 608, CP 371, MP 19

Also available as video with a backing track - 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.
Come, let us join our friends above Come, let us join our friends above, HP 812, STF 744, RAS 472

Also available as video with a backing track - 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.


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 makes use of cards with clock face on them - Download
An offering prayer
An offering prayer

A blessing
A blessing


Other Resources:

At the breaking of the bread
The opening prayer from At the Breaking of the Bread for Ordinary 1

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 open prayer from All Included for September

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

Father, I place into your hands Father, I place into your hands, STF 519, SOF 97, TS 97, KS 472, RAS 518, MP 133, JP 42

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

The backing track is distributed using PRS Licence LE-0013013. The words are copyright:  Ian Smale ©  Thankyou Music, and used with permission. Please do not pass it on outside the IDEAS scheme and declare its use on your CCLI report.
God is here! As we His people God is here! As we His people, HP 653, STF 25, CP 301

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, © 1979 Stainer & Bell and used with permission. Please do not pass it on outside the IDEAS scheme and declare its use on your CCLI report.
God! When human bonds are broken God! When human bonds are broken, STF 649, RAS 652

The words are copyright:  Fred Kaan, © 1989  Stainer & Bell 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 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
Alleluia! Alleluia!

STF 756
Alleluia, alleluia
STF 758
Alleluia, alleluia, alleluia
STF 755
Alleluia. I will give thanks to the Lord (111)
© The  Archbishops Council, 2000, 2005 STF 826
Alleluia, O praise God in His holiness (150)
© The  Archbishops Council, 2000, 2005 STF 840

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