A collection of resources for private worship, including our virtual service at 10am each Sunday.

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The following items have been compiled to help with private worship, whilst the church is closed again for worship during the Coronavirus pandemic.

29th November 2020
1st Sunday of Advent

Link to the Order of Service
Hymn: O come, O come, Emmanuel
Reading:  Mark 13: 24 – end
Bishop Paul preaches on the Bible reading

Hymn: I will wait for you

22nd November 2020
Sunday next before Advent
Christ the King (Festival)

Opening Prayer
Hymn: How deep the Father’ love for us
Confession of our sins
Reading: Luke Chapter 23 verses 1 to 5
Talk: Jon preaches on the Bible reading
The Creed
Lord’s Prayer
Hymn: Come people of the risen King
Closing prayer

15th November 2020
2nd Sunday before Advent

Opening Prayer
Hymn: Seek ye first
Reading:  Matthew Chapter 25 verses 14 to 30
The Parable of Talents
Talk: Our Lay Reader in training, Wendy preaches on the Parable of Talents. (Link to the words)
The Creed
Prayers
Lord’s Prayer
Hymn: Lord I lift your name on high
Closing prayer

8th November 2020
3rd Sunday before Advent

Remembrance Sunday

Our Rector Jon, leads an act of Remembrance.

Reading:
John Chapter 5 verses 9 to 17

Hymns
Dear Lord and Father of Mankind
The Servant King
Make me a Channel of Your Peace

 

1st November 2020
All Saints’ Day

Our service today was led by our Rector Jon, who preached on Matthew Chapter 5: verses 3 – 12.

Following the Government announcement on the 31st October 2020, our services will return to an online format only until the current Covid-19 restrictions allow us to meet in church again in worship.

25th October 2020
Last after Trinity

Our communion service was led by our Rector, Jon.  Wendy Forbes-Buckingham led the worship as part of her Lay Ministry training.

If you wish to attend a future service, please book in advance, full details are available on our News page.

There is no video of the service available today.

Link to the words of Jon’s reflections on Colossians 3.

18th October 2020
19th Sunday after Trinity

Today our service is led by our Rector Jon, and we welcome Revd Peter Watkins as our preacher.

If you wish to attend a future service, please book in advance, full details are available on our News page.

Next Sunday, the service will be followed by our Annual Parochial Church Meeting.

11th October 2020
18th Sunday after Trinity

Today we welcomed our Warden Wendy, who is training for Lay Ministry to lead our worship and reflections.

If you wish to attend a future service, please book in advance, full details are available on our News page.

4th October 2020
17th Sunday after Trinity

Our church is now open for Sunday Worship.
Advance booking is required, please see our News page for details of to book for a future service.

27th September 2020
16th Sunday after Trinity

On this fourth Sunday in the month we celebrate communion as part of our worship.

If you would like to book for a future service, please see our News page.

20th September 2020
15th Sunday after Trinity

Our church is now open for Sunday Worship.  However booking in advance is required.
For details on how to book for future weeks, please see the News page.

13th September 2020
14th Sunday after Trinity

Our church is now open for Sunday Worship.  However booking in advance is required.
For details on how to book for future weeks, please see the News page.

6th September 2020
13th Sunday after Trinity

Since the start of the Coronavirus pandemic lockdown, our church will be open for its first face to face service today.
The church is fully booked for this service, for details on how to book for future weeks, please see the News page.

30th August 2020
12th Sunday after Trinity

We do not have an online service today.

You may wish to participate in the service from Southwell Minster
or
from around the diocese

23rd August 2020
11th Sunday after Trinity

Service Booklet

Reading:
Romans Chapter 12 verses 1 to 8
Hymn: Take my life and let it be
Hymn: The Servant King

16th August 2020
10th Sunday after Trinity

Service Booklet

Reading:
Matthew Chapter 15 verses 21 to 28
Hymn: Come on and Celebrate
Hymn: Only by Grace can we Enter

9th August 2020
9th Sunday after Trinity

Service Booklet

Reading: Romans Chapter 10 verses 5 to 15
Hymn: Jesus is the name we honour
Hymn: Cornerstone

2nd August 2020
8th Sunday after Trinity

Service Booklet

Reading
Matthew Chapter 14, verses 22 to 33

Hymn: Speak, O Lord
Hymn: Bless the Lord, O my Soul (10,000 reasons)

26th July 2020
7th Sunday after Trinity

Service Booklet

Reading:
Mark Chapter 1 verses 1 to 11 from the Good News Bible
Hymn: I am a new creation
Hymn: Wonderful Grace
The lyrics to the hymns are on the video.

19th July 2020
6th Sunday after Trinity

We do not have an online service today.

You may wish to participate in the service from Southwell Minster
or
from around the diocese

5th July 2020 – 10am Service
4th Sunday after Trinity

Service Booklet

Reading
Matthew Chapter 11, verses 1 to 6
Hymn: Faithful one, so unchanging
Hymn: Blessed be the name of the Lord
The lyrics to the hymns are now on the video.

28th June 2020 – 10am Service
3rd Sunday after Trinity

Service Booklet
Reading
Genesis Chapter 22 verses 1 to 14
Hymn: Thank you for saving me
Hymn: Shout for joy and sing
Lyrics to the Hymns

21st June 2020 – 10am Service
2nd Sunday after Trinity
Father’s Day

Service Booklet
Reading
Matthew Chapter 7 verses 7 to 11
Hymn:  When love came down to earth
Hymn: Father God, I wonder (I will sing your praises)
Lyrics to the Hymns

14th June 2020 – 10am Service
1st Sunday after Trinity

Service Booklet
Reading
Luke Chapter 9 verses 57 to 61
Hymn:  I have decided to follow Jesus
Hymn: When the music fades (The heart of worship)
Lyrics to the Hymns

7th June 2020 – 10am Service
Trinity Sunday

Service Booklet
Reading:
2 Corinthians 13: 11 – end
Hymn: Holy Holy Holy
Hymn: The Splendour of the King (How great is our God)
Lyrics to the Hymns

31st May 2020 – 10am Service
Pentecost

Service Booklet
Reading
Acts of the Apostles – Chapter 2 verses 1 to 21
Hymn: O God of burning, cleansing flame (Send the Fire)
Hymn: Jesus, Jesus, Holy and anointed One
Lyrics to the Hymns

24th May 2020 – 10am Service
7th Sunday of Easter

Service Booklet
Reading:
John Chapter 17 verses 1 to 11
Hymn: Father God, I wonder (I will sing Your praises)
Hymn: My Jesus, My Saviour
These hymns are included in the video.
Lyrics to the Hymns

Video:  Service for Sunday, 24th May 2020, 7th Sunday of Easter

This week the complete service is in one video

Link to the words of the reflection, spoken by Jon in the video.
John 17 Verses 1 to 11

17th May 2020 – 10am Service
6th Sunday of Easter

Service Booklet
Reading:
Philippians Chapter 4, verses 4 to 7
Hymn:Speak O Lord

Hymn:Lord, I lift your name on high
These hymns are included in this weeks video.
Lyrics to Hymns

Video: Service for Sunday, 17th May 2020, 6th Sunday of Easter

This week, the complete service is in one video.

Link to the reflection words spoken by Wendy in the video.
Trust in God and pray

10th May 2020 – 10am Service
5th Sunday of Easter

Service Booklet
Reading
John 14 1 – 14
Hymn: The Heart of Worship
Hymn: Jesus Christ Once Again
Lyrics to Hymns

3rd May 2020 – 10am Service
4th Sunday of Easter

Service Booklet
Reading
John 10 1 – 10
Hymn: How Deep the Father Love
Hymn: The Lord’s My Shepherd
Lyrics to Hymns

Video: Jon’s reflections on John 10 1-10

Link to words of the reflection by Jon in the video:
Reflections on John 10 1-10

26th April 2020 – 10am Service
3rd Sunday of Easter

Service Booklet
Reading:
1 Peter 2 1:10
Hymn: As We Are Gathered
Hymn: O Church Arise
Lyrics to Hymns

19th April 2020 – 10am Service
2nd Sunday of Easter

Service Booklet
Reading:
John 20: 19-30 – Also available on video click here
Hymn: See, What a Morning

12th April 2020 – 10am Service
Easter Sunday

Service Booklet
Readings:
1 Corinthians 15: 1-19

John 20 1-18

Hymn: Jesus Christ is Risen Today
Hymn: Crown Him With Many Crowns
Hymn: 10,000 Reasons
Hymn: Thine Be The Glory

Guidance on Spiritual Communion and Coronavirus

10th April 2020 – 10am Service
Good Friday

Service Booklet

Hymn: And Can It Be
Hymn: In Christ Alone
Hymn: When I Survey The Wondrous Cross

Video: It’s Friday… but Sunday’s a coming!

Written by African American Baptist Minister, S M Lockridge

9th April 2020 – 7pm Service
Maundy Thursday

Service Booklet

Hymn: King of Kings Majesty
Hymn: Before the Throne of God Above

29th March 2020 – 10am Service:
The Raising of Lazerus

Hymn: Breath on me breath of God (Edwin Hatch)

22nd March 2020 – 10am Service:
As we are together in spirit:

Readings:
Psalm 23
Ephesians 5:8-14
John chapter 9
Hymn: Faithful One (Robin Mark)

Mid-week Reflections

Resources for use during the Coronavirus pandemic

Time to Pray is now a free download for mobile devices.
St Thomas Church in Newcastle upon Tyne has page of resources to use whilst it is not possible to worship together.  There is also a section on activities for children.