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The related readings for this Sunday are:

Genesis 1:1-2:4a
Psalm 8
2 Corinthians 13:11-13
Matthew 28:16-20

We have chosen the theme:  Father, Son and Holy Spirit

The second service readings for this Sunday are:

Isaiah 6:1-8
Psalm 93
Psalm 150
John 16:5-15

We have chosen the theme:  Courtroom Drama

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Arrow Worship

Introduction

Father, we love you As an opening video we are offering " Father, we love you"  by Donna Adkins - 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 of this video with words to lead singing.
There’s a dance (Dance of our God) In addition we are offering  “There’s a dance (Dance of our God)” by Geraldine Latty & Mike Busby -  DownloadSample

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

This is also offered with words and so could be sung by the congregation later in the service. Hearing it in the preparation for worship might help with this.

Praise the Lord, glorify His name
As an opening video (MP4) we are offering "Praise the Lord, glorify His name"  by Paul Field - 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 of this video with words to lead singing.

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

Father, we love you Father, we love you, STF 6, RAS 30, SOF 102, MP 142, TS 103, JP 45

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: Donna Adkins, © 1976 CCCM Music, Maranatha! Music, Adm  Song Solutions Copycare and used with permission. Please do not pass it on outside the IDEAS scheme and declare its use on your CCLI report.
O Lord of all the earth, O Lord of all the earth - Words

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: David R Keeston  and used with permission. Please do not pass it on outside the IDEAS.
Father, we adore you, lay our lives
Father, we adore you, lay our lives, RAS 29, CP 297, SOF 99, MP 139, JP 44, KS 57, Round

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 Terrye Coelho, © 1972, CCCM Music / Maranatha! Music, adm  Song Solutions Copycare and used with permission. Please do not pass it on outside the IDEAS scheme and declare its use on your CCLI report.
 Holy,  holy, holy, Lord God Almighty Holy,  holy, holy, Lord God Almighty, HP 7, STF 11, RAS 34, CP 202, SOF 183, MP 237, TS 176

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

The words are by Reginald Heber. Please do not pass it on outside the IDEAS scheme.
Praise the Lord, glorify His name Praise the Lord, glorify His name - Words

Also available as a full video (MP4) with words and music - Download - Sample

The backing track is distributed using PRS Licence LE-0013013. The words are copyright. Paul Field, © 2003  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 Material suitable for children

Talk

Children's talk
For children there is a story about Tim coming to know about the Trinity - Download

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

All age talk
There is an interactive talk that explores God as one and as three through the story and the readings   - Download

There are also PowerPoint slides to accompany the talk - Download

Songs:

 Made in the image of God Made in the image of God,

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

This video is copyright  © 1991 John Hardwick and used with permission. Please do not pass it on outside the IDEAS scheme and declare its use on your CCLI report.
Go Go - Words - Sheet Music

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. Dave Godfrey, © 2002  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 worship you, Father, Son and Holy Spirit We worship You, Father, Son and Holy Spirit, KS 367

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. Alan Price, © 1998  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.
Lord our Master Lord our Master, KS 641Sheet 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, © 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:

Genesis 1:1-2:4a We offer a refecltion on Genesis 1:1-2:4a from  Just Worship - Lee Abbey Reflections - Download - Sample

The backing track is distributed using PRS Licence LE-0013013. The music is played by Simeon Wood
Psalm 8 Psalm 8 is offered as a  Lectionary Video - Sample
Matthew 28:16-20 Matthew 28:16-20 is on The Visual Bible - Matthew - Sample
reflection on the Trinity
We also offer a reflection on the Trinity from Just Worship 3 - Celtic Prayers - Download - Sample

The backing track is distributed using PRS Licence LE-0013013.
O Lord, our Sovereign O Lord, our Sovereign (Psalm 8), STF 801

The words are copyright: from the 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.
Genesis 1:1-2:4a
Genesis 1:1-2:4a
Psalm 8
Psalm 8
This week's readings are from the NIV

Reflection by Rev’d Richard Teal
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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.  
2 Corinthians 13:11-13
Matthew 28:16-20
Matthew 28:16-20

Talk:


A Talk
There is a talk that explores the Trinity through the words of the grace -  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 -  The Ascension, ­ Jesus Returns to Heaven - The ascension of Jesus including the great commission - Download


By Ann Bossingham - Paul explains the Trinity to Timothy - Paul is dictating his letter to Timothy, then they hit a bit that Timothy cannot understand - Download

Second Service:

John 16:5-15 John 16:5-15 is on The Visual Bible - John - Sample

This section of video is very dark and probably will not project very well.
Isaiah 6:1-8 Isaiah 6:1-8 is offered as a Lectionary Video - Sample
Psalm 93 Psalm 93 is offered as a Just Worship Video Download  - Sample
The Lord is king and has put on glorious apparel (Psalm 93) The Lord is king and has put on glorious apparel (Psalm 93), Words

The words are copyright: From Common Worship, © 2000, 2010 The Archbishop's Council. Please do not pass it on outside the IDEAS scheme.
O praise God in his holiness (Psalm 150), O praise God in his holiness (Psalm 150), 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 6:1-8
Isaiah 6:1-8
Psalm 93
Psalm 93
This week's readings are from the NIV

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.  
Psalm 150
John 16:5-15
John 16:5-15

Talk:

A Talk
There is a talk that looks at part of the last discourse of Jesus in John's gospel -  Download.

There are also PowerPoint slides to accompany the talk - Download


Songs:

There’s a dance (Dance of our God) There’s a dance (Dance of our God), SOF 2058, TS 2090

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:  Geraldine Latty & Mike Busby, © 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.
Doubt and worship, mixed emotions
Doubt and worship, mixed emotions, 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
Earth's creator, ev'ryday God
Earth's creator, ev'ryday God, STF 45

Available as a video (MP4) with words and music - Download - Sample

The backing track is distributed using  PRS Licence LE-0013013. The words are copyright: Bernadette Farrell, OCP Publications, permission applied for. Please do not pass it on outside the IDEAS scheme and declare its use on your Calamus report.
In Christ Alone In Christ Alone, STF 351, SOF 1346, MP 1072, TS 1311

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

The backing track is distributed using   PRS Licence LE-0013013. The words are  adapted by  Stuart Townend & Keith Getty, © 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.


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  Blessing from At the Breaking of the Bread for Pentecost

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 Blessing from All Included for Pentecost

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

Forth in Thy name, O Lord, I go
Forth in Thy name, O Lord, I go, HP 381, STF 550, RAS 521, CP 430, SOF 1237, MP 159

Available as a video with words and music - 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.
Great is the darkness that covers the earth Great is the darkness, STF 405, SOF 742, MP 835, TS 136

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

The backing track is distributed using PRS Licence OLE-0007647. The words are copyright: Gerald Coates & Noel 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.
Let worship be the fuel for mission’s flame Let worship be the fuel for mission’s flame, SOF 1939, TS 1402

Also 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, © 2004 Thankyou Music and used with permission. Please do not pass it on outside the IDEAS scheme and declare its use on your CCLI report.
Holy Spirit living Breath of God Holy Spirit, living Breath of God, SOF 1850, TS 1866

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

The backing track is distributed using  PRS Licence LE-0013013. The words are copyright: Keith Getty & Stuart Townend, © 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.

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