Category Archives: Hymns

Other worship materials: prayers, sermons, plays and liturgies.

Write a hymn on “The God of Creation” – competition

Write a hymn on the theme “The God of Creation”    for the competition organised by Settle Methodist Circuit’s 17th Annual Hymn Festival First Prizes of £150  and second prize of £100 for both the Open Class and the Local Class Please … Continue reading

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Women’s World Day of Prayer – Receive Children, Receive Me

Judith Allinson reflects: Today is Women’s World Day of Prayer. Theme this year 4 March 2016: “Receive children, receive me,” prepared by the Women of Cuba It makes a big theme of including children – But it also makes a them of including … Continue reading

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Audrey Bryant: Funeral and Thanksgiving Services: 17 +18 April

One of our much loved and valued founding members just died peacefully, on 10 April  2015. {Click for Details of Funeral on 17 April at Walgrave, Northants  and on Sat 18 April  – Thanksgiving and Burial in Cornwall} She had moved … Continue reading

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Time to Act Climate Service

The service that will be happening at 11-30am on Saturday 7th March at St Mary le Strand in support of the Time to Act climate march can be downloaded below.  Please use to pray with us for action to preserve … Continue reading

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Could you write a Green Advent Hymn?

Settle Methodist Circuit organises a hymn competition each year. (In 2001 the theme was Christianity and the Environment.) This year (2103)  the theme is “An Advent Hymn”, and the closing date is 12 October. First Prize £150 Second Prize : … Continue reading

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God’s Goodness – Hymn about nature, farming and God’s love for us in times of stress

God’s goodness (See Hymn Index for other green hymns on this website, available for use in church services) Tune: C.M. Beatitudo (J.B. Dykes 1823-76)      Words usually sung to this tune: Fill thou my life, O Lord my God H&P 792(ii) … Continue reading

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Hymns – on Green Christian themes – for use in churches and schools

Here are the words of fourteen hymns, on “Care for Creation” themes that you may like to use, to be sung to well known tunes. New ones are being added. The authors are happy for people to print their hymn … Continue reading

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Creator God, Abundant Life your Mark

(See Hymn Index for other green hymns) Tune : Sine Nomine the tune to “For all the saints who from their labour rest” Creator God, abundant life your mark, You once poured speech into the formless dark And from those … Continue reading

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