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Everyone’s Invited - Worship Resources for 2021/2022
For their presidential year 2021/2022, the President the Revd Sonia Hicks and Vice-President Barbara Easton have chosen the theme of God’s Table: an Invitation for All.
To help you bring the Presidential theme with a global Church focus into your context, the Global Relationships team is pleased to provide flexible worship materials for use at any time in the 2021/2022 connexional year.
Download the worship materials here:
- Intro, Contents and Service to be led by authorised preacher - Download
- Local Arrangement service - Download
- World Mission Fund Stories and Information - Download
- Powerpoint for service led by authorised preacher - Download
- Powerpoint for Local Arrangement service - Download
- Video - Women's Leadership Methodist Church Southern Africa - Watch and Download here.
- Video - The World is My Parish Methodist Church Peru -Watch and Download here.
Advertise these resources with the downloadable flyer.
Worship Resources from previous years:
Global Relationships Worship Resources based on the Presidential Theme 2020/21
'THE BEST OF ALL IS GOD IS WITH US'
With videos, stories, pictures, prayers and reflections from the work of God around the world.
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One Mission Bible Study
This is an excellent resource for house groups to engage and explore One Mission in today's context, bringing together local and global aspects of mission.
The World Mission Fund
The WMF supports projects and individuals around the world.
Click here to find out more
A set of four posters with striking images, encouraging praying for and giving to the Mission in Britain Fund and the World Mission Fund.
Mission Matters... in Sri Lanka
Our film tells the story of ways in which we are in living partnership with people in Sri Lanka. The film uncovers the real difference made to peoples lives through support from the World Mission Fund programmes.
Junior Mission for All
JMA was created so that children would not be excluded from supporting and learning about the mission of the Church. You can also keep up to date by reading their seasonal magazine, Rainbow!
World Mission Videos
Watch Discipleship on a World Map to find out how your valuable donations are enabling organizations around the world to carry out God's mission. You can request a free copy by emailing Global Relationships firstname.lastname@example.org
World Church Speakers
Why not invite a speaker to go to your local church to share their unique, first-hand experience of the Church in an overseas context? Email us at email@example.com
Discipleship...and the people called Methodists
This short book is about Christian discipleship from a Methodist perspective. It is written by Martyn Atkins, the previous General Secretary of the Methodist Church in Britain.
World Church Bulletin
Learn how your valuable donations have been spent in improving people's lives around the world. You can also find out how to receive the monthly bulletin by email. Your donation can have a life-changing or life-saving effect.
Mission Matters is the newsletter that tells you all about mission at home and abroad. The current edition The winter edition of Mission Matters brings us inspirings stories of changed lives and new opportunities for transformative mission. You can also find out how to receive one or more hard copies to share with others.
EUROPEAN METHODIST COUNCIL LITURGY FOR MIGRANTS AND REFUGEES 2019
Methodist Church Consultation on Religious Freedom
World Church Mission Partner survey 2018