Category Archives: Year A

COCU64A.5thNov2017

(All Saints Day resources here) Readings (A4 in folded landscape format) RCL Readings Proper 26A Call to Worship (based on Joshua 3 reading) When we stand at the edge of fear and worry, God invites us to step into the … Continue reading

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COCU54.P13A.3September2017

Music Australian church music website linked to lectionary with music suggestions for each week. David McGregor’s lectionary based music suggestions here.  

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COCU4A.Advent4A.22December2019

ReadingsIsaiah 7: 10-16Psalm 80: 1-7, 17-19Romans 1: 1-7Matthew 1: 18-25 ResourcesBy the Well (NEW): A preacher’s guide to the lectionary Loving God,some of us are like Zechariah,not believing that you would choose to bless us,some of us are like Mary,surprised and … Continue reading

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COCU3A.Advent3A.15Dec2019

ReadingsIsaiah 35:1-10Psalm 146:5-10 (or Luke 1:46b-55)James5:7-10Matthew 11:2-11 ResourcesBy the Well (NEW): A preacher’s guide to the lectionary The One(would work well read in two voices)Are you? Is it true? Has the timearrived? Held, bound, John reachesfor the one to truly hold … Continue reading

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COCU2A.Advent 2A.8Dec2019

Readings:Isaiah 11:1-10: Isaiah proclaims the coming of the “shoot from the stump of Jesse” who, through God’s Spirit resting on him, will bring peace, justice, righteousness and equity to the earth.Psalm 72:1-7, 18-19: A prayer for the King to rule wisely and … Continue reading

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COCU1A.Advent1A.1Dec2019

ReadingsIsaiah 2:1-5 A prophecy of the days when all people will seek to learn God’s ways, and God will teach them justice and peace; and an invitation to walk in God’s light.Psalm 122 A song of celebration for Jerusalem, the … Continue reading

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Year A Proper 27, November 9, 2014

Sermon A thoughtful reflection here on the Gospel for the day – the 10 bridesmaids, by David R. Henson. (Somebody commented that this sermon is ‘an excellent and daring exposition of this parable that I’ve puzzled over at times myself. … Continue reading

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P+16A 2011 Proper 22A Ordinary 27A

Tuesday morning’s service: Proper 22A Ordinary 27A Sunday morning’s service (9.30am) 20111002. 9.30

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Proper 18, OT 23, Pentecost +12A 4th September

Mucky Paws – a liturgy that could be used for communion, drawing together many stories over the last few weeks in the lectionary. Roddy Hamilton Readings Readings P+12A Worship resources compilation Pentecost 12A resources

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Pentecost +8A August 7, 2011

Compilation of resources for Proper 14, Pentecost +8A In our worship planning we are taking the perspective of the people in the boat – very real human emotions of fear, uncertainty, anxiety etc. We all share these from time to … Continue reading

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