Starters for Sunday



Starters for Sunday offers a range of suggested material which can be used each week for individuals and congregations to develop.



May's Starters for Sunday material is provided by MaryAnn Rennie, Graeme Longmuir, Paul Middleton, George Vidits and Paul Nimmo. Material relating to this year's Heart and Soul event and the new Pray Now book 'Living Stones' (available from St Andrew Press) is provided by Carol Ford, Derek Browning and Angus Morrison.

Ordination booklet

Two forms of service for the Ordination and Induction of a Minister of Word and Sacrament have been prepared by the Church of Scotland Liturgical group are offered here.

Mission Forum

The Mission Forum is responsible for holding mission before the Church. The members of the Forum have produced a series of four Starters for Sunday.



April's Starters for Sunday material is provided by Laurence Whitley, Susan Miller and MaryAnn Rennie.


Pray it Forward

Pray it forward is a new resource from the Mission and Discipleship Council that aims to help individuals and congregations find ways of talking to and about God.


CrossReach Stories

The style and content of the Gospels are by and large narrative accounts of events. They are collections of stories about particular people, in a particular place, at a particular time.


Preachers Perspectives

We asked twelve preachers to share the insights they have gathered through their experiences of writing and delivering sermons regularly.

Check out what they had to say!


Revised Common Lectionary

The Revised Common Lectionary was prepared by the Consultation on Common Texts (CCT), and consists of a table of readings which gives the liturgical day or date and the Scripture references for the texts to be read.