Resources - Seasonal Ideas

FCC at Worship

Some season related resources.

Please see the page of general concepts and the very limited copyright issues here, towards the bottom of the page.

Many of these documents are in the PDF format.

If you do not have a PDF reader, one can be downloaded from these sites:

 

Advent

Jesus is coming again - a responsive prayer with an accompanying presentation. (ppt)

 

Christmas

Jesus came to earth as a baby - a simple black and white handout with Makaton symbols.  (PDF)

The Angels discuss Jesus' birth - a simple drama telling the story of Mary and Joseph being told by the angels. (Word)

Good News at Christmas - a simple carol service outline (Word)

Angels visit the shepherds - an interactive reading.  The congregation make relevant noises where there are *** in the script! (PDF)

A Christmas drama

 

New Year

An acted prayer using flags for the start of a New Year

 

Ash Wednesday

A "Pass the Parcel" activity that can be adapted for all sorts of occasions.

 

Palm Sunday

A service outline - Notes in PDF (PDF) Presentation in PowerPoint

 

Good Friday

A way of telling the Good Friday story using 10 pictures.

 

Easter Sunday

An Easter Service outline (1) - Notes in PDF Presentation in PowerPoint

An Easter Service outline (2) - Notes in PDF Presentation in PowerPoint

Jesus is alive - a fun responsive chant reinforcing the fact that Jesus is alive!

Jesus is alive version 2 - another fun responsive chant celebrating the fact that Jesus is alive

The heart beat of Jesus (PDF) - a powerful drama that requires a bit more ability, but can be adapted for all abilities.

A simple silhouette Easter Card to make

 

Remembrance Sunday - Poppy Day

An outline for a part of the service - Presentation in PowerPoint and the  Notes (Word)

 

Pentecost and the Holy Spirit

An idea for Pentecost is here

The Fruit of the Spirit is here