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Unimaginable Words This Maundy Thursday or Good Friday service is patterned after tenebrae, a service of shadows or darkness. The theme is the disciple Peter's reflections on his "unimaginable words" denying Christ and his beginning to heal afterwards. Resource type: Service Outline | Source: Calvin Institute of Christian Worship
Lent, A Necessary Time of Preparation This resource provides an introduction to Lent and offers a comprehensive guide to Lenten planning. It provides suggestions for selecting passages, ideas for a sermon series, questions to consider, and sample elements of worship. Resource type: Sermon Starter/Outline | Source: Calvin Institute of Christian Worship
The Fight Between Carnival and Lent, art for Ash Wednesday Based on the painting, "The Fight Between Carnival and Lent" by Pieter Brueghel the Elder, this blog reflects on different aspects of the painting that point us to the beginning of Lent and Ash Wednesday, when... Resource type: Image | Source: Loyola Press | Author: Daniella Zsupan-Jerome
Maundy Thursday, a New Commandment, & a Prayer On the first Maundy Thursday Jesus prays for unity among his followers. "On this...Maundy Thursday, how unified is the body of Christ throughout the world?" The article calls for focused prayer, lament, and ultimately hope. Resource type: Article | Source: Missio Alliance | Author: Mark Moore Maundy Thursday Litany In this litany for Maundy Thursday Roddy Hamilton takes us from the last supper in the upper room to Judas' betrayal in Gethsemane. The tone of the prayer sets the appropriate mood for the night's commemoration.... Resource type: Element of Worship | Source: Re-Worship | Author: Christine Longhurst A Family-Friendly Maundy Thursday With Hand Washing ... article describes how to create a children-friendly Maundy Thursday service that substitutes handwashing for traditional foot washing ... Resource type: Practical How-To | Source: Worshiping With Children | Author: Carolyn Brown Maundy Thursday: #TrulyHuman Love Comes Through The Cross Reflecting on John 13, Seth Richardson explains love through the washing of feet. The ability to give love well is directly related to the ability to receive love well, and both require vulnerability. Resource type: Article | Source: Missio Alliance | Author: Seth Richardson Maundy Thursday On Maundy Thursday the church remembers the last evening Jesus shared with his disciples in the upper room before his arrest and crucifixion. This offers several worship services for this event, and also offers song suggestions. Resource type: Song/Hymn | Source: Global Worship | Author: Paul Neeley Maundy Thursday: Greatness Redefined A meditation and prayer of response, both written by Nigel Varndell, inspired by the narrative of Maundy Thursday in John 13:1-17. Varndell meditates on the shocking humility of Christ and our calling to follow his example. Resource type: Element of Worship | Source: Re-Worship | Author: Nigel Varndell Maundy Thursday Call to Worship Here is a call to worship for Maundy Thursday that invites the congregation to relive the night that Jesus was betrayed. Resource type: Element of Worship | Source: Re-Worship | Author: David Beswick Holy Thursday This is a full worship planning resource for Holy Thursday, based on Exodus 12:1-14, Psalm 116, 1 Corinthians 11:23-26 and John 13. It includes liturgy planning, sermon notes, commentary, song suggestions, readings, prayers and more. Resource type: Sermon Starter/Outline | Source: Discipleship Ministries Maundy Thursday with Children A collection of resources for including children in Maundy Thursday worship: children's books, songs, sermon scripts, activities and more. From Exodus 12:11-14, Psalm 116:1-2, 12-19, Luke 22, John 13:1-17, and 1 Corinthians 11:23-26. Resource type: Sermon Illustration | Source: Worshiping With Children | Author: Carolyn Brown Full Text Hymns on Maundy Thursday The Servant SongPD
Break Thou the Bread of LifePD
Alas, and Did My Savior BleedPD
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Maundy Thursday Sonnet This sonnet beautifully captures the poignant and visceral experiences of Jesus and his disciples on the first Maundy Thursday. "He washes clean their feet, love’s service told...Before their betrayal which he must greet." Resource type: Image | Source: Global Worship | Author: Christopher Villiers Maundy Thursday Poems Here are three poems from the Iona Community in Scotland, written for Maundy Thursday. The first reflects on "Love" as "broken, swallowed, and resurrected." The second addresses betrayal, and the third explores Jesus' Gethsemane experience. Resource type: Poetry | Source: Global Worship | Author: Jan Sutch Pickard Maundy Thursday: Lord, Hear Us A responsive prayer of intercession for Holy Thursday (Maundy Thursday). Jesus' prayers and actions on the night before he was crucified inspire intercessions for humility, zeal, unity, and love. Resource type: Element of Worship | Source: Re-Worship | Author: Christine Longhurst Maundy Thursday: As Christ Loved A simple prayer for humility and love on Maundy Thursday, inspired by Jesus washing the disciples feet. This same Jesus holds "all power and authority." May we love as he loves. Resource type: Element of Worship | Source: Re-Worship | Author: Christine Longhurst Holy Thursday Holy Thursday service and sermon planning notes focusing on Jesus washing his disciple's feet. Resource type: Service Outline | Source: Discipleship Ministries | Author: Taylor W. Burton-Edwards Call to Worship for Maundy Thursday A call to worship for Maundy Thursday recalling the different events of the night where Jesus was betrayed. These events are recalled to help lead the congregation to give "alleluia" new meaning on Easter (John 13:1-20). Resource type: Element of Worship | Source: Re-Worship | Author: Kelly Burd Benediction for Maundy Thursday This is a Trinitarian benediction for Maundy Thursday that calls worshippers to embrace the challenge of risk, serve those met on the journey, and welcome strangers as friends. Resource type: Element of Worship | Source: Re-Worship | Author: Clare McBeath Maundy Thursday for Children For children, Maundy Thursday is all about celebrating Holy Communion on the night Jesus first observed it. Carolyn Brown offers worship ideas and song suggestions for incorporating children into worship during Holy Week. Resource type: Practical How-To | Source: Worshiping With Children | Author: Carolyn Brown
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