New words, familiar tunes

The Revd Ally Barrett explores the benefits and pitfalls of setting new words to familiar tunes     see details / comment

Categories: Barrett, Ally, Bunessan, Eventide, Making the most of hymns, Repton, Worship Resources 1 Comment

A bloodied child (“The boy in the ambulance”) (website only)

“A bloodied child foreshadowed by a cross” (“The boy in the ambulance”) by Andrew Pratt New on 19 August 2016 – a response to the widely viewed video image of a child rescued from a bombed building in Allepo, Syria     see details / comment

Categories: and refrain, Conflict, Suffering and Doubt, Consecration, Eventide, Human Life and Relationships, Hymns only online (submit to stfplus@methodistchurch.org.uk), Intercession and Petition, Pratt, Andrew, Woodlands 2 Comments

Abide with me; fast falls the eventide (StF 141)

Abide with me; fast falls the eventide     see details / comment

Categories:, Death, Judgement, Eternal Life, Eventide, Intercession and Petition, Lyte, Henry Francis, Monk, William Henry, Morning and Evening 1 Comment