First Worship – Sunday 7th June 2020

Sunday 7th June 2020 Call to Worship: ‘I will rejoice in the LORD, I will joy in the God of my salvation’. (Habakkuk 3:18) ‘My soul magnifies the LORD, And my spirit has rejoiced in God my Saviour’. (Luke 1:46-47) Prayer: Take a moment of quiet to pray, ‘God of grace, we come before

First Worship – Sunday 31st May 2020

Sunday 31st May 2020 ‘Know that the LORD your God, He is God, the faithful God who keeps covenant and mercy for a thousand generations with those who love Him and keep His commandments.’ Deuteronomy 7:9 Praise: Listen to or sing a hymn or psalm of praise. Prayer: Heavenly Father, we come before you

First Worship – Sunday 24th May 2020

Sunday 24th May 2020 ‘Come, bow down and worship, let us kneel before the LORD our Maker; for He is our God and we are the people of His pasture, the flock under His care.’ Psalm 95:6-7 Praise: Listen to or sing a hymn or psalm of praise. Prayer: Slowly read these words from

First Worship – Sunday 17th May 2020

Sunday 17th May 2020 ‘So do not fear, for I am with you; do not be dismayed, for I am your God. I will strengthen you and help you; I will uphold you with my righteous right hand.’ Isaiah 41:10 Praise: Listen to or sing a hymn or psalm of praise. Prayer: Lord, once

First Worship – Sunday 10th May 2020

Sunday 10th May 2020 Call to Worship: ‘This is the day the LORD has made; let us rejoice and be glad in it.’ Psalm 118: 24 Praise: Listen to or sing a hymn or psalm of praise. Prayer: Slowly read Psalm 19:7-14 and then turn its beautiful words into a prayer. It might go

First Worship – Sunday 3rd May 2020

Sunday 3rd May 2020 Today we focus on and celebrate the Ascension. Christ is risen, ascended, exalted and sits at the Father’s right hand. Our call to worship begins our service with a note of praise: From Psalm 47: Clap your hands, all you nations; Shout to God with cries of joy…God has ascended

First Worship – Sunday 26th April 2020

Sunday 26th April 2020 Call to Worship: ‘The LORD is in His holy temple; let all the earth be silent before Him.’ Habakkuk 2:20 [As we come before God in worship, take a moment of quiet...] Praise: Listen to or sing a hymn or psalm of praise. Prayer: Heavenly Father, Thank you for this

First Worship – Sunday 19th April 2020

Sunday 19th April 2020 Jesus said: ‘Peace be with you! As the Father has sent me, I am sending you.’ (John 20:21)  Praise: Take time now to listen to or sing your favourite hymn. Prayer: Risen Saviour, though we have not seen the empty tomb and folded grave-clothes, the wounds in your hands and

First Worship – Easter Sunday

First Worship: Easter Sunday You don’t need me to remind you that Easter Sunday is a little different this year! Different, yes in some ways, but the truth of the gospel remains the same and the truth is this: Christ is risen. Christ is risen indeed. Amen! Praise God! After the Sabbath, at dawn

First Worship – Good Friday

First Worship: Good Friday Below I’ve listed a series of readings and meditations for use on Good Friday. I pray you find them helpful. Read Mark 15:1-15. Jesus is Condemned to Die Jesus is taken bound in chains before Pilate. Pilate questions him and exasperated asks Jesus, ‘Aren’t you going to answer your accusers?’