Lent and Easter

Approaching Easter – suggestions from StF

Resources to accompany you through Holy Week and beyond     see details / comment

Categories: Easter, Holy Week, Lent and Easter, The Passion and the Cross, Worship Resources

Making a hymn – how to go about it

Hints and rules for hymn writers – the Revd Anne Sardeson walks us through the writing of her Palm Sunday hymn, “This week”     see details / comment

Categories: Holy Week, Lent, Lent and Easter, Making the most of hymns, Sardeson, Anne J., The Passion and the Cross, Worship Resources

Lent in worship and reflection 2019

Suggestions for using Singing the Faith during Lent – hymns for worship plus resources for study, prayer and action

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Lent – expanding our horizons

Exploring beyond the Lent section of Singing the Faith to discover hymns suitable for this season     see details / comment

Categories: Lent and Easter, Worship Resources

The world is fraught with danger (website only)

“The world is fraught with danger” by Andrew Pratt New on 18 September 2018 – the post-Easter experience of St Thomas re-thought for the present day     see details / comment

Categories: 87.87.D. (Iambic), Aurelia, Conflict, Suffering and Doubt, Death, Judgement, Eternal Life, Hymns on StF+, Hymns only online (submit to stfplus@methodistchurch.org.uk), Jesus Risen and Ascended, Lent and Easter, Nature and Mystery of God, Passion Chorale, Penlan, Pratt, Andrew, The Communion of Saints, Wolvercote

A new day dawns – an Easter hymn (website only)

“A new day dawns” by Andrew T. Murphy New on 20 March 2018 – an Easter hymn that connects Christ’s resurrection with the creation of the world     see details / comment

Categories: 97.97., Allen, Matt, Creation and Providence, Easter, Hymns on StF+, Hymns only online (submit to stfplus@methodistchurch.org.uk), Lent and Easter, Murphy, Andrew T, Worship Resources

Like Thomas (Life is hard at times) (website only)

“Life is hard at times” by Heather Gallagher New on 9 August, 2017 – the example of Thomas as an inspiration when “faith is low”     see details / comment

Categories: Conflict, Suffering and Doubt, Gallagher, Heather, Hymns only online (submit to stfplus@methodistchurch.org.uk), Jesus Risen and Ascended, Lent and Easter, Our Journey with God

Avoiding Holy Saturday

Thoughts on the significance of Easter Saturday by theologian Alan Lewis     see details / comment

Categories: Conflict, Suffering and Doubt, Crum, J. M .C., Death, Judgement, Eternal Life, Easter, Holy Week, Lent and Easter, The Passion and the Cross, Worship Resources

Beginning Lent – some thoughts about Ash Wednesday

Lessons from Eastern Christianity help us look outwards on Ash Wednesday     see details / comment

Categories: Lent and Easter, Luff, Alan, Wood, Paul (auth), Worsfold, Ian (auth), Worship Resources

Lent and Easter: more hymns

Hymns by Andrew Pratt, Marjorie Dobson and Richard D. Leach.     see details / comment

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Hymns of resurrection

More hymns for “Easter people”     see details / comment

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Christ is alive! Christians will sing

An overview of hymns to sing once Easter is over     see details / comment

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Singing the Good Friday story

Responding to the love of God shown to us on the cross.     see details / comment

Categories: Lent and Easter, Worship Resources