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The related readings for this Sunday are:

Isaiah 43:16-21
Psalm 126
Philippians 3:4b-14
John 12:1-8

(All links are to Bible Gateway)

We have chosen the theme: Worship and Service


Arrow Reflection
 
Rev’d Canon Dr Stephen Dawes, Canon Theologian of Truro Cathedral - Download

Arrow Worship

Introduction

The world is looking for a hero As an opening video we are offering “The world is looking for a hero” by Noel & Tricia Richards  -  DownloadSample

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

There is a version of this video with words to lead singing or to help the hard of hearing
Jesus Christ, I think upon Your sacrifice As an opening video we are offering "Jesus Christ, I think upon Your sacrifice"  by Matt Redman and played The King's chamber orchestra - Download - Sample

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

There is a version of this video with words to lead singing or to help the hard of hearing and it is also used in the prayers of praise
Psalm 126 As an opening video we are offering "Psalm 126"  by Sons of Korah - Download - Sample

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

There is a version of this video with words to use as a reading or to help the hard of hearing.
What is on the Table?
What is on the Table?

This is a set of 6 Lent liturgies written by Rev'd Ann Bossingham based on the items that may have been on the table at the Last Supper. There is a reading, reflection and prayer for each Sunday on the journey.

These lead to a Maundy Thursday communion liturgy which will also be available through IDEAS and All Included.

Available as a booklet - Download

And as a set of PowerPoint Slides - Download

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

The prayers of praise make use of "Jesus Christ, I think upon Your sacrifice" (above)

Please ensure that you download both the PowerPoint and Video files and always keep them in the same folder
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

Doesn't matter what people say Doesn't matter what people say (Extravagant Worship),  SOF 1747

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

The backing track is distributed using PRS Licence LE-0013013. The words are copyright: Vicky Beeching, © 2002 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 can shine light into the darkness You can shine light into the darkness (Nothing is impossible),  SOF 2168

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

The backing track is distributed using PRS Licence LE-0013013. The words are copyright: Vicky Beeching, © 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.
The world is looking for a hero The world is looking for a hero, SOF 1052

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: Noel & Tricia Richards, © 1994 Thankyou Music and used with permission. Please do not pass it on outside the IDEAS scheme and declare its use on your CCLI report.
Jesus Christ, I think upon your sacrifice Jesus Christ, I think upon your sacrifice, STF 274, SOF 865, MP 995, TS 274, KS 192

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

The backing track is distributed using PRS Licence LE-0013013. The words are copyright:  Matt Redman, © 1995  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 explore the meaning of "passion" and "Passion Sunday"  - Download

There is also a PowerPoint slide to accompany the talk - Download
All age talk
There is an all age interactive address that examines the actions of the characters in this story and balances caring for others and worship of Jesus - Download

There are also PowerPoint slides to accompany the talk - Download

Songs:

 Said Judas to Mary Said Judas to Mary, JP 211

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

The backing track is distributed using PRS Licence LE-0013013. The words are copyright: Sydney Carter, © 1964 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.
Lord, I wanna pause Lord, I wanna pause, KS 636, 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.
We want to see Jesus lifted high We want to see Jesus lifted high, SOF 1105, MP 957, TS 559, KS 365

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:

John 12:1-8 John 12:1-8 is available on The Visual Bible - John - Sample
Psalm 126 Psalm 126 is available as a Sons of Korah video (with words) - Download - Sample
The Passion Story There is a complete telling of the Passion Story from the Street Bible - Download - Sample

There is a custom of reading the whole passion story on this Sunday, this version gives us a opportunity to do this in a different way. The video is about 10 minutes long and may take a little longer to download
When the Lord restored the fortunes of Zion (Psalm 126) When the Lord restored the fortunes of Zion (Psalm 126),  Words

The words are copyright: from Common worship, © 2000, 2010 The Archbishop's Council. Please do not pass it on outside the IDEAS scheme.
Isaiah 43:16-21
Isaiah 43:16-21
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. 
John 12:1-8
John 12:1-8

Talk:

A Talk
There is an adult version of the talk that examines the actions of the main characters of this story and then balances the need to care for the poor with the need to worship and listen to God - Download

There are also PowerPoint slides to accompany the talk - Download

Drama:

Sketching out te Gospel
Sketches:

By Ann Bossingham - After the anointing -  A reporter calls upon Martha - Download

From Sketching out the Gospel by Dave Hopwood - Mary Anoints Jesus - A dramatic telling of this story where Jesus is very firm with Judas - Download


Songs:

Believe not those who say Believe not those who say, HP 708

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

The backing track is distributed using PRS Licence LE-0013013. The words are by Anne Bronte. Please do not pass it on outside the IDEAS scheme.
What waste of Godly grace and love What waste of Godly grace and love, 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: © 2011 Andrew Pratt and used with permission. Please do not pass it on outside the IDEAS scheme and declare its use on your CCLI report.
Lord, for the years Lord, for the years, STF 470, CP 81, RAS 603,  TS 327, SOF 892, MP 428

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: © 1967 Timothy Dudley-Smith, adm Oxford University Press 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 A prayer of adoration from At the Breaking of the bread for Lent and Passiontide

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 adoration from All Included  for March.

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

Not far beyond the sea nor high Not far beyond the sea nor high, HP 477, STF 159, RAS 318, CP 528

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

The backing track is distributed using PRS Licence LE-0013013. The words are copyright: George Caird, © G B Caird Memorial Trust and used with permission. Please do not pass it on outside the IDEAS scheme and declare its use on your CCLI report.
The year is new, do not resist The year is new, do not resist,  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: © 2010 Andrew Pratt and used with permission. Please do not pass it on outside the IDEAS scheme and declare its use on your CCLI report.
Will you come and follow me Will you come and follow me,  STF 673, CP 622, SOF 1120, RAS 558

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: John L. Bell & Graham Maule, © 1987 WGRG, Iona Community and used with permission. Please do not pass it on outside the IDEAS scheme and declare its use on your CCLI  or CALAMUS report.t.


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
And didst Thou travel light, dear Lord
Geoffrey Dearmer, © Revd Juliet Woollcombe (CCLI) CP 103
As royal banners are unfurled Venantius Fortunatus, tr Alan Gaunt, © 1991 Stainer & Bell Ltd (CCLI) RAS 216
At the cross her station keeping Jacoponi Todi, tr Richard Mant, Thomas Aubrey de Vere & Edward Caswell CP 104
At the Lamb's high feast we sing Robert Campbell CP 138
Before the cock crew twice Hallgrim Pjetursson, tr Charles Pilcher, © Copyright Control RAS 214

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