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Children's Message: All Saints Day Children's Sermon or Lesson by Thandiwe Dale-Ferguson https://worshipwords.co.uk/childrens-message-for-all-saints-day-thandiwe-dale-ferguson-colorado-usa/ Children's Sermon or Lesson by Thandiwe Dale-Ferguson Topics: All Saints' Day , Saints , Children Source: Worship Words In this children's message for All Saints Day, images of saints--past and present--are used to help children identify and appreciate people who are ‘saints,’ who use their lives to make the world a better place. On This Day, the First of Days Song or Hymn by Henry Williams Baker https://gatheredprayers.wordpress.com/2011/06/26/on-this-day-the-first-of-days/ Song or Hymn by Henry Williams Baker Topics: Easter , Trinity , Trinity Sunday , Worship Source: Gathered Prayers The hymn "On This Day, the First of Days" is appropriate for celebrating Easter, Trinity Sunday, and/or as part of a sermon series on spiritual renewal and revival. O Day of God, Draw Nigh Song or Hymn by Robert Balgarnie Young Scott https://gatheredprayers.wordpress.com/2018/06/17/o-day-of-god-draw-nigh/ Song or Hymn by Robert Balgarnie Young Scott Topics: War , Judgment , Justice , Peace Source: Gathered Prayers This hymn looks forward to the "Day of God," when God will come in judgment to establish justice and peace. Text by R.B.Y. Scott. On Mother's Day Prayer by Carol Penner https://togetherinworship.net/ResourceView/82/21805 Prayer by Carol Penner Topics: Mother's Day , Forgiveness , Grace , Love Source: Together in Worship Carol Penner offers a prayer for Mother's Day, including thanks "for all who mother us, biological or adoptive mothers, caregivers, relatives and friends." Prayer - For Mother's Day Prayer by Carol Penner https://togetherinworship.net/ResourceView/82/21804 Prayer by Carol Penner Topics: Mother's Day , Love , Prayer , Mother Source: Together in Worship Carol Penner writes a prayer for Mother's Day. It is God Who Holds the Nations Song or Hymn by Fred Pratt Green https://re-worship.blogspot.com/2012/06/new-hymn-it-is-god-who-holds-nations.html Song or Hymn by Fred Pratt Green Topics: Hymn , Nation , Independence Day Source: Re-Worship This is a contemporary hymn text suitable for Independence Day, Canada Day, or other national holidays. The text is from Fred Pratt Green, with tune suggestions of Battle Hymn of the Republic or Heritage. Earth Day Article about Worship and the Sacraments https://worshipwords.co.uk/earth-day-22-april/ Article about Worship and the Sacraments Topics: Creation , Earth , Worship Planning Source: Worship Words This worship planning resource introduces Earth Day (April 22), and offers several sample resources. Thou, Lord, Art Our Life and Length of Our Days Song or Hymn by Robert Murray https://gatheredprayers.wordpress.com/2015/05/31/thou-lord-art-our-life-and-length-of-our-days/ Song or Hymn by Robert Murray Topics: Praise , Thanksgiving , Justice , Freedom Source: Gathered Prayers Text of the hymn "Thou, Lord, Art Our Life and Length of Our Days" by Robert Murray. The hymn expresses thanksgiving and praise to God for numerous blessings. Rejoice in This Day Call to Worship by Ray Friesen https://togetherinworship.net/ResourceView/82/21530 Call to Worship by Ray Friesen Topics: Worship , Rejoicing , Salvation , Resurrection Source: Together in Worship This worship resource by Ray Friesen features a call to worship inviting us in this day that the Lord has made, a day of resurrection, and a day to remember what God has done. Astounding Freedom Scripture Meditation or Sermon by Mark D Roberts https://www.theologyofwork.org/the-high-calling/astounding-freedom-reflection-independence-day Scripture Meditation or Sermon by Mark D Roberts Topics: Freedom , Independence Day , Thankfulness , Gratitude Source: Theology of Work: The High Calling Mark Roberts' reflection of Ephesians 3:12 on Independence Day celebrating freedom of the country, encourages us to take a step back and consider the freedom Christ has given us to approach God with deep confidence. Canadian Pastoral Prayer Prayer by Carol Penner https://leadinginworship.com/2016/02/canadian-pastoral-prayer/ Prayer by Carol Penner Topics: Prayer , Peace , Nation , Intercession Source: Leading in Worship A prayer of the people addressing Canada's geography, politics, people, and needs. Prayer for Our Nation Prayer https://re-worship.blogspot.com/2012/06/prayer-for-our-nation_21.html Prayer Topics: Prayer , Truth , Nation , Justice Source: Re-Worship This is a prayer suitable for use on Canada Day (July 1), Independence Day (July 4), or any other national celebration. Using a Trinitarian structure, it seeks truth, justice, and peace. The Quiet Christian Witness of A Rocha Canada Article by Jason Byassee https://www.christiancentury.org/article/features/quiet-christian-witness-rocha-canada Article by Jason Byassee Topics: Evangelism , Community , Witness , Evangelization Source: The Christian Century This article highlights the ministry of A Rocha Canada, an evangelical group that teaches farming, provides hospitality to newly arrived refugees, and watches the local salmon. D-Day and Christmas Day Sermon Preparation or Illustration by John A Huffman http://www.preachingtoday.com/illustrations/2009/december/2122109.html Sermon Preparation or Illustration by John A Huffman Topics: Christmas , Incarnation , Messiah , Kingdom of God Source: Preaching Today John A. Huffman compares D-Day and Christmas Day in this sermon illustration. Unlike D-Day, Christ's incarnation was a quiet invasion. Who would have imagined the kingdom of God would be brought by a carpenter's son? Songs for Ascension Day and Pentecost Song or Hymn by Annetta Vander Lugt https://www.reformedworship.org/article/march-1999/hail-day-sees-him-rise-o-sing-lord-murmur-doves-song-gracious-spirit-heed-our-ple Song or Hymn by Annetta Vander Lugt Topics: Pentecost , Ascension , Worship Planning , Music Source: Reformed Worship Here are four songs to plan your service for Ascension and Pentecost around. Mother's Day Call to Worship by Carol Penner https://togetherinworship.net/ResourceView/82/21807 Call to Worship by Carol Penner Topics: Mother's Day , Gentleness , Rest , Calling Source: Together in Worship This call to worship for Mother's day is based on Matthew 11:28-30, extending Jesus' invitation to all for whom Mother's day holds meaning, both good and bad. Earth Day Service on Sustainability Service Outline or Song Suggestions https://worshipwords.co.uk/6408-2/ Service Outline or Song Suggestions Topics: Faith , Creation , Justice , Environment Source: Worship Words This worship resource features a service outline for Earth Sunday or Season of Creation including an introduction, opening prayer, call to worship, prayer of confession, suggested Scripture reading from Isaiah 61:1, and a benediction. Litany for the International Day of Prayer for the Persecuted Church Prayer of Lament by Kate Kooyman http://dojustice.crcna.org/article/litany-international-day-prayer-persecuted-church Prayer of Lament by Kate Kooyman Topics: Persecution , Lament Source: Do Justice (CRCNA) A responsive prayer litany of lament and longing for those who have experienced religious persecution of all kinds all over the world. Each congregational response comes from a different passage of Scripture. From Ocean Unto Ocean Song or Hymn by Kenneth Randolph Taylor https://gatheredprayers.wordpress.com/2015/05/30/from-ocean-unto-ocean/ Song or Hymn by Kenneth Randolph Taylor Topics: Nation , Word of God , Glory , Nature Source: Gathered Prayers Text of the hymn "From Ocean Unto Ocean" by Robert Murray. The hymn expresses the desire and confidence that across the country (in this case, Canada), "Our land shall own Thee, Lord." Call to Worship, Prayer: Bless the Nation Call to Worship https://re-worship.blogspot.com/2012/06/call-to-worship-prayer-bless-nation.html Call to Worship Topics: Prayer , Independence Day , Nation , Worship Planning Source: Re-Worship This is a responsive call to worship and opening prayer suitable for use on Canada Day (July 1), Independence Day (July 4), or at any other national celebration.