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Topical Study on Discipleship Discipleship refers to the lifelong commitment of Jesus's followers to go where the Master leads and to conduct themselves in ways consistent with what Jesus said and taught during his ministry as recorded in the gospels. Imitation of Christ is the hallmark of all true discipleship. Preaching Notes for a Sermon on Awakening to the Table Sermon (Complete) by United Methodist Church - Discipleship Ministries https://www.umcdiscipleship.org/worship-planning/the-great-fifty-days-of-easter-series-overview/third-sunday-of-easter-planning-notes/third-sunday-of-easter-preaching-notes Sermon (Complete) by United Methodist Church - Discipleship Ministries Topics: Discipleship , Ministry , Worship , Education Source: Discipleship Ministries This sermon about encourages parishioners to awaken to the meaning of the sacrament of Holy Communion. Worship leaders are encouraged to download and study the PDF, "The Meaning of Holy Communion" in the United Methodist Church. Preaching Notes for a Sermon on Awakening to Ministry Sermon (Complete) by United Methodist Church - Discipleship Ministries https://www.umcdiscipleship.org/worship-planning/the-great-fifty-days-of-easter-series-overview/second-sunday-of-easter-planning-notes/second-sunday-of-easter-preaching-notes Sermon (Complete) by United Methodist Church - Discipleship Ministries Topics: Discipleship , Ministry , Education , Preaching Source: Discipleship Ministries This sermon about “Awakening in Ministry” emphasizes awakening to the nourishment we receive for this ongoing work through the sacrament of Holy Communion, and what it means to live fully as baptized members of Christian community. Planning Notes for Laity Sunday Element of Worship by United Methodist Church - Discipleship Ministries https://www.umcdiscipleship.org/worship-planning/living-faith-in-the-everyday/nineteenth-sunday-after-pentecost-year-c-planning-notes Element of Worship by United Methodist Church - Discipleship Ministries Topics: Ministry , Worship , Worship Planning , Lectionary Source: Discipleship Ministries This resource will help plan a service for Laity Sunday in The United Methodist Church. The preaching notes for this week pose the following question: how are we living out our faith—embodying the light of God? Order of Worship for Becoming One With Each Other Practical How-To by United Methodist Church - Discipleship Ministries https://www.umcdiscipleship.org/worship-planning/the-great-fifty-days-of-easter-series-overview/sixth-sunday-of-easter-planning-notes/sixth-sunday-of-easter-order-of-worship Practical How-To by United Methodist Church - Discipleship Ministries Topics: Discipleship , Church , Easter , Ministry Source: Discipleship Ministries This order of worship is for a service built upon the theme "Becoming One with Each Other" and includes acknowledgment of graduates as well as for Heritage Sunday recognizing historic milestones in the United Methodist Church.... Chuck Knows Church: Things We Can Do Audio/Video by United Methodist Church - Discipleship Ministries https://www.umcdiscipleship.org/articles/chuck-knows-church-things-we-can-do Audio/Video by United Methodist Church - Discipleship Ministries Topics: Church , Worship , Community , Fellowship Source: Discipleship Ministries In this collection of videos, Josh Childs returns as "Chuck Knows Church" to offer churches and individuals practical advice about how to stay connected and engaged with congregations and communities amid the COVID-19 pandemic. Order of Worship for Becoming One in Ministry Element of Worship by United Methodist Church - Discipleship Ministries https://www.umcdiscipleship.org/worship-planning/the-great-fifty-days-of-easter-series-overview/seventh-sunday-of-easter-planning-notes/seventh-sunday-of-easter-order-of-worship Element of Worship by United Methodist Church - Discipleship Ministries Topics: Discipleship , Easter , Ministry , Evangelism Source: Discipleship Ministries This order of worship is for a service built upon the theme "Becoming One in Ministry" is based on Jesus' prayer in John 17 and includes responses, thanksgiving, communion, and sending forth in Jesus' name. Planning Notes for Confess: An Order of Service During Lent Sermon Starter/Outline by United Methodist Church - Discipleship Ministries https://www.umcdiscipleship.org/worship-planning/lent-living-our-baptismal-calling/third-sunday-in-lent-confess-planning-notes Sermon Starter/Outline by United Methodist Church - Discipleship Ministries Topics: Discipleship , Baptism , Lent , Worship Source: Discipleship Ministries This resource includes planning notes and suggestions for planning an order of service on the theme of how confessing faith in Jesus unites us. The notes provided worship planners/teams with additional resources helpful for leading worship. Offertory Prayers Element of Worship by Ken Sloane https://www.umcdiscipleship.org/articles/offertory-prayers-and-invitation-for-january-2020 Element of Worship by Ken Sloane Topics: Discipleship , Epiphany , Ministry , Prayer Source: Discipleship Ministries This collection of offertory prayers is a helpful way to remind church members that their offering travels to many places to make a powerful difference in the lives of people they may never meet. Offertory Prayers Element of Worship by Ken Sloane https://www.umcdiscipleship.org/articles/offertory-prayers-and-invitation-for-february-2020 Element of Worship by Ken Sloane Topics: Discipleship , Epiphany , Ministry , Prayer Source: Discipleship Ministries This collection of offertory prayers is a helpful way to remind church members that their offering travels to many places to make a powerful difference in the lives of people they may never meet. Order of Worship for Awakening to Ministry Element of Worship by United Methodist Church - Discipleship Ministries https://www.umcdiscipleship.org/worship-planning/the-great-fifty-days-of-easter-series-overview/second-sunday-of-easter-planning-notes/second-sunday-of-easter-order-of-worship Element of Worship by United Methodist Church - Discipleship Ministries Topics: Discipleship , Fear , Ministry , Worship Source: Discipleship Ministries This order of worship is for a service built upon the theme "Awakening to Ministry" is based on John 20 and includes responses, thanksgiving, communion, and sending forth in Jesus' name. Preaching Notes for a Sermon on Becoming One in Ministry Sermon (Complete) by United Methodist Church - Discipleship Ministries https://www.umcdiscipleship.org/worship-planning/the-great-fifty-days-of-easter-series-overview/seventh-sunday-of-easter-planning-notes/seventh-sunday-of-easter-preaching-notes Sermon (Complete) by United Methodist Church - Discipleship Ministries Topics: Discipleship , Ministry , Preaching , Worship Planning Source: Discipleship Ministries This sermon about “Becoming One in Ministry” and emphasizes how It takes all of us, the entire body of Christ becoming one in ministry to see the world and God’s people with the eyes of Jesus. A Group Bible Study about Becoming One in Ministry Service Outline by United Methodist Church - Discipleship Ministries https://www.umcdiscipleship.org/worship-planning/the-great-fifty-days-of-easter-series-overview/seventh-sunday-of-easter-planning-notes/seventh-sunday-of-easter-formation-groups Service Outline by United Methodist Church - Discipleship Ministries Topics: Discipleship , Easter , Pentecost , Ministry Source: Discipleship Ministries This resource helps in planning a group study to identify the ministries to which group members are called and are willing to be commissioned during worship on Pentecost Sunday. Full Text Hymns on United Methodist Church - Discipleship Ministries Lord, You Give the Great CommissionPD
God the Spirit, Guide and GuardianPD
Lord of the living harvestPD
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Habits of Hospitality (Welcoming All the People) Sermon (Complete) by United Methodist Church - Discipleship Ministries https://www.umcdiscipleship.org/worship-planning/habits-of-hospitality-series-overview/twentieth-sunday-after-pentecost-2017-planning-notes/twentieth-sunday-after-pentecost-2017-preaching-notes Sermon (Complete) by United Methodist Church - Discipleship Ministries Topics: Discipleship , Ministry , Evangelism , Hospitality Source: Discipleship Ministries This sermon from 1 Thessalonians 1:1-10 encourages congregations to "show the (Holy) Spirit" by practicing hospitality to friends and neighbors. By doing so, Christians given evidence of their discipleship and sincerity of faith in Jesus. Liturgical Resources for "Showing the Glory of Christ in Us" Element of Worship by United Methodist Church - Discipleship Ministries https://www.umcdiscipleship.org/worship-planning/chosen-precious/seventh-sunday-of-easter-year-a-lectionary-planning-notes/seventh-sunday-of-easter-year-a-liturgical-resources Element of Worship by United Methodist Church - Discipleship Ministries Topics: Easter , Worship , Worship Planning , Lectionary Source: Discipleship Ministries These liturgical resources will help worship leaders plan a worship service based on John 17:1-11 focusing on the them of “Showing the Glory of Christ in Us.” A selection of prayers is also included. Children's Sabbath Sunday Article by United Methodist Church - Discipleship Ministries https://www.umcdiscipleship.org/worship-planning/living-faith-in-the-everyday/eighteenth-sunday-after-pentecost-year-c-planning-notes Article by United Methodist Church - Discipleship Ministries Topics: Discipleship , Ministry , Worship , Sabbath Source: Discipleship Ministries Children’s Sabbath focuses churches on prayers, worship, education programs, and action concerning the problems facing our nation’s children exploring sacred texts and teachings that call us to love and protect children, responding with outreach and advocacy. Home is Where We Meet - An Order of Worship for Advent Element of Worship by United Methodist Church - Discipleship Ministries https://www.umcdiscipleship.org/worship-planning/advent-through-christmas-season-2017-series-overview/second-sunday-of-advent-2017-planning-notes/second-sunday-of-advent-2017-order-of-worship Element of Worship by United Methodist Church - Discipleship Ministries Topics: Discipleship , Advent , Rejoicing , Thanksgiving Source: Discipleship Ministries This resource will help pastors and worship leaders plan an Advent worship service utilizing hymns, responsive readings, thanksgiving, and communion liturgies. Also included are suggested hymns and prayers to aid the congregation in worship. Joy is Our True Home — Music Notes for Songs in Advent Song/Hymn by United Methodist Church - Discipleship Ministries https://www.umcdiscipleship.org/worship-planning/advent-through-christmas-season-2017-series-overview/third-sunday-of-advent-2017-planning-notes/third-sunday-of-advent-2017-music-notes Song/Hymn by United Methodist Church - Discipleship Ministries Topics: Advent , Rejoicing , Congregation , Singing Source: Discipleship Ministries This resource provides worship leaders with synopses of various Advent songs as well as suggestions for their use/performance within the context of an Advent worship service. Formation Group Notes for a Group Study on Believe Practical How-To by United Methodist Church - Discipleship Ministries https://www.umcdiscipleship.org/worship-planning/lent-living-our-baptismal-calling/fifth-sunday-in-lent-believe-planning-notes/fifth-sunday-in-lent-believe-formation-groups Practical How-To by United Methodist Church - Discipleship Ministries Topics: Discipleship , Lent , Conversion , Teaching Source: Discipleship Ministries This resource includes planning notes and suggestions for planning a group study on sections of the Apostle's Creed helping believers understand the various statements and how they impact our faith. Planning Notes for a Lenten Sermon Series: Renounce Practical How-To by United Methodist Church - Discipleship Ministries https://www.umcdiscipleship.org/worship-planning/lent-living-our-baptismal-calling/first-sunday-in-lent-renounce-planning-notes Practical How-To by United Methodist Church - Discipleship Ministries Topics: Discipleship , Baptism , Lent , Ministry Source: Discipleship Ministries This resource includes planning notes and suggestions for planning an order of service on the theme of renunciation. The notes provide worship planners/teams with additional resources which will prove helpful for leading worship. Formation Group Notes — Renounce Sermon Starter/Outline by United Methodist Church - Discipleship Ministries https://www.umcdiscipleship.org/worship-planning/lent-living-our-baptismal-calling/first-sunday-in-lent-renounce-planning-notes/first-sunday-in-lent-renounce-formation-groups Sermon Starter/Outline by United Methodist Church - Discipleship Ministries Topics: Discipleship , Baptism , Lent , Conversion Source: Discipleship Ministries This resource encourages the exploration of such topics as the meaning of baptism focusing on what it means to renounce, reject, and repent. Also encouraged is having courageous conversations about the homeless, immigrants, prisoners, and soldiers.

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