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The related readings for this Sunday are:

Isaiah 35:4-7a
Psalm 146
James 2:1-10 (11-13) 14-17
Mark 7:24-37

(All links are to Bible Gateway)

We have chosen the theme:  Everyone's Included


Arrow Reflection
 
Written by Rev'd John Staton BA - Download

Arrow Worship

Introduction

Worthy, You are worthy As an opening video we are offering "Worthy, You are worthy" 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 with words for use as congregational worship or to assist the hard of hearing.
When the music fades We are also offering  "You carry us" by Mike Rayson -  Download Sample

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

This song is Mike Rayson's response to 9/11 and the video focusses on the city of New York, but not 9/11 itself

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

Worthy, You are worthy Worthy, You are worthy, SOF 1634, MP 1131, TS 1637

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: Matt Redman, © 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.
We are here to praise You We are here to praise You, SOF 567, MP 717

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, © 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.
You pour out grace You pour out grace, SOF 1667

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

The backing track is distributed using PRS Licence LE-0013013. The words are copyright: Gareth Robinson & Joannah Oyeniran, © 2001 Thankyou Music and used with permission. Please do not pass it on outside the IDEAS scheme and declare its use on your CCLI report.
Even as the world began Even as the world began, STF 71, SOF 1752, TS 1779

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

The backing track is distributed using PRS Licence LE-0013013. The words are copyright:  Matt Redman and Martin J. Smith, © 2005  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

Talks

Children's talk
For children we have the story of Jenny who befriends the new children from another country in her class - 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 Jesus was challenged by a woman from another culture - Download

There are also PowerPoint slides to accompany the talk - Download

Songs:

 Would you walk by on the other side Would you walk by on the other side, STF 257, JP 498

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

The backing track is distributed using PRS Licence LE-0013013.  The words and video are copyright: © The estate of Pamela M. Verrall. Please do not pass it on outside the IDEAS scheme.
Lord, we’ve come to worship You Lord, we’ve come to worship You,  SOF 909, JP 422, KS 241

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: Ian Smale, © 1981 Thankyou Music and used with permission. Please do not pass it on outside the IDEAS scheme and declare its use on your CCLI report.
Hallelu, hallelu, hallelu, hallelujah Hallelu, hallelu, hallelu, hallelujah, JP 67

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

The backing track is distributed using PRS Licence LE-0013013. The words are copyright:  Doug Horley, © 1993  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:

Isaiah 35:4-7a (1-10) Isaiah 35:4-7a (1-10) is available on Lectionary Video A1 - Sample
Psalm 146 Psalm 146 is available on Lectionary Video C4 - Sample
Praise the Lord (Psalm 146) Praise the Lord (Psalm 146), SOF 837

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
Isaiah 35:4-7a
Isaiah 35:4-7a
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. 
James 2:1-10 (11-13) 14-17
Mark 7:24-37
Mark 7:24-37

Talk:

A Talk
There is a talk that explores how the woman changed Jesus' mind about his mission to Gentiles - Download

There are also PowerPoint slides to accompany the talk - Download

Drama:

Sketching out te Gospel
Sketches:

By Ann Bossingham - The best seats in the house - Favouritism takes over at the Church Lunch - Download

We also offer a sketch from Sketching out the Gospel by Dave Hopwood - A Persistent Canaanite Woman and Jesus Heals a Deaf Mute - Two sketches covering today;s gospel in dramatic form. -  Download



Songs:

Joy to the world, the Lord is come Joy to the world, the Lord is come, HP 77, STF 330,  CP 57, RAS 637, SOF 314, MP 393, TS 305

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

The backing track is distributed using PRS Licence LE-0013013. The words are by Isaac Watts. Please do not pass it on outside the IDEAS scheme.
A woman and a foreigner A woman and a foreigner, 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  Ian Fraser, © 2001 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.
Through the love of God our Saviour Through the love of God our Saviour, STF 639, MP 704

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

The backing track is distributed using  PRS Licence LE-0013013. The words are  by Mary Peters. 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 A prayer of praise 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
All Included
A prayer of praise and thanksgiving 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.

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

He had nowhere to lay His head He had nowhere to lay His head,  Words, General Version, 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: © 2008 Brian Hoare, Adm Jubilate Hymns Ltd. and used with permission. Please do not pass it on outside the IDEAS scheme and declare its use on your CCLI report.

The orginal version was written to commemorate the 60th anniversary of gthe Methodist Ministers Housing Association, but in addition we have worked with Brian Hoare to also offer a general version.
For the fruits of all creation For the fruits of all creation, HP 342,  CP 254, SOF 1234, MP 153, TS 685, STF 124, RAS 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: Fred Pratt Green, © 1969 Stainer & Bell Ltd  and used with consent. Please do not pass it on outside the IDEAS scheme and declare its use on your CCLI report.
Praise and thanksgiving Praise and thanksgiving, HP 350, STF 125, RAS 48, CP 272

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

The backing track is distributed using PRS Licence LE-0013013. The words are copyright: Albert Bayly, © Oxford University Press and used with consent. 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
 O Christ the Lord, O Christ the king
R. T. Brookes, © Hope Publishing Company (CCLI)
HP 406, RAS 630
The voice of God goes out to all the world Peter Icarus (Luke Connaughton), © McCrimmon Publishing Co. Ltd. (CCLI)
HP 140, RAS 131
I greet Thee, who my sure Redeemer art John Calvin, tr Elizabeth Smith HP 391, RAS 501
I lift up mine eyes to the hills Alan Luff, © Oxford University Press (CCLI)
HP 498
I to the hills will lift mine eyes Francis Rous & William Barton HP 496, RAS 726, CP 471

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