Starters for Sunday
Starters for Sunday offers a range of suggested material which can be used each week for individuals and congregations to develop.
Starters for Sunday material for October has been provided by Marjory McPherson, Colin Sinclair, Nigel Robb, Neil Gardner and William C Hewitt.
Worship materials including contributions from Barbara Ann Sweetin, Ian Alexander, Susan Brown and Hanna Moy with material from Eco Congregation Scotland for the season of Creation Time also available.
This month's material includes contributions from Douglas Main, Jim Robertson, Michael J Mair and Rosemary Frew.
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!
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.
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.
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.
Three former Moderators of the General Assembly kindly agreed to take us on a journey through some of their personal thoughts about the stewardship of time.
Over the course of the next year, Starters for Sunday will host prayers of intercession for the Church of Scotland, in particular for the success of the Tomorrow's Calling initiative.
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.
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.