Readers' Services

Traditionally there have been a number of services which were written by Methodist local preachers and ministers which were made available for use in particular situations in local churches. A few of these services are reproduced here for those who wish to use them

You can download the following services:

A service for all age worship - Feeding the 5000 on Planet Smartie by Paul Johns

A service for Easter - The Ultimate Question by The Revd Peter Bolt

Love One Another by The Revd Dr Stephen Mosedale

Love Changes Everything by The Revd Peter Lanes

Jesus Meets Our Every Need by The Revd Dr Stephen Mosedale

The Three Groans by The Revd Albert Jewell

Wings Like Eagles by The Revd Barrie Heafford

A service for Advent - Preparing for the Lord through the crooked and over the rough by The Revd John Homer

A service for the Christmas season - Good News of Great Joy by The Revd John Homer

A service for Epiphany - Where is he who has been born king? by The Revd John Homer

A service for Harvest - Harvest Festival by The Revd David R Hall

A service for Lent or the season of Pentecost - One-eyed Christians by The Revd R G G Stevenson

All these services have been written over the last few years by those leading worship in communities around the Connexion. They are offered in the spirit of sharing and as a resource to be moulded for local context. 

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Called to Lead Worship? Called to Preach?

Prayer Handbook 2013 - 2014

These two booklets will help those exploring God's call to the ministries of worship leader or local preacher. They include testimonies, Scripture and practical guidance to encourage reflection, prayer and talking things through with others.  

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