Common Worship Communion

A service of Holy Communion using Common Worship for the Sixth Sunday of Easter (17th May 2020) will be available to watch on our YouTube channel (click here) from 9 am on Sunday morning. If you want to follow and take part in the service, the service booklet can be downloaded here.

You may wish to play hymns (from your own music collection or YouTube) at the appropriate places in the service. Some suggestions from Martin, our organist, are

Great is thy faithfulness
Brother, sister, let me serve you
Come down, O love divine
All that I am, all that I have (Communion)
Lord, the light of your love is shining (Shine, Jesus, Shine)

The readings for the service are
First Reading: Acts 17.22-31
Second Reading: 1 Peter 3.13-22
Gospel: John 14.15-21
(The readings are taken from the New Revised Standard Version)

Book of Common Prayer Communion

A service of Holy Communion from the Book of Common Prayer for the Fifth Sunday after Easter (17th May 2020) will be available to watch on our YouTube channel (click here) from 9 am on Sunday morning. If you want to follow and take part in the service, the service booklet can be downloaded here.

The readings for the service are
First Reading: James 1.22-end
Gospel: John 16.23-end
(The readings are from the King James Version)

Wednesday Morning Communion

A service of Holy Communion using Common Worship for the Wednesday after the Sixth Sunday of Easter (20th May 2020) will be available to watch on our YouTube channel (click here) from 9 am on Wednesday morning. If you want to follow and take part in the service, the service booklet can be downloaded here.

The readings for the service are
First Reading: Acts 17.15, 22 – 18.1
Gospel: John 16.12-15
(The readings are taken from the New Revised Standard Version)

Common Worship Communion

A service of Holy Communion using Common Worship for the Fifth Sunday of Easter (10th May 2020) will be available to watch on our YouTube channel (click here) from 9 am on Sunday morning. If you want to follow and take part in the service, the service booklet can be downloaded here.

You may wish to play hymns (from your own music collection or YouTube) at the appropriate places in the service. Some suggestions from Martin, our organist, are

Christ is made the sure foundation
All I once held dear
How sweet the name of Jesus sounds
Jesus the Lord said: I am the bread (Communion)
Love divine, all love’s excelling

The readings for the service are
First Reading: Acts 7.55-60
Second Reading: 1 Peter 2.2-10
Gospel: John 14.1-14
(The readings are taken from the New Revised Standard Version)

Book of Common Prayer Communion

A service of Holy Communion from the Book of Common Prayer for the Fourth Sunday after Easter (10th May 2020) will be available to watch on our YouTube channel (click here) from 9 am on Sunday morning. If you want to follow and take part in the service, the service booklet can be downloaded here.

The readings for the service are
First Reading: James 1.17-21
Gospel: John 16.5-15
(The readings are from the King James Version)

Wednesday Morning Communion

A service of Holy Communion using Common Worship for the Wednesday after the Fifth Sunday of Easter (13th May 2020) will be available to watch on our YouTube channel (click here) from 9 am on Wednesday morning. If you want to follow and take part in the service, the service booklet can be downloaded here.

The readings for the service are
First Reading: Acts 15.1-6
Gospel: John 15.1-8
(The readings are taken from the New Revised Standard Version)

VE Day 75 – 8th May 2020

A simple service to commemorate VE Day 75 will be available from 10 am on our YouTube channel (click here). If you want to follow and take part in the service, the service booklet can be downloaded here. Many thanks to Nicky Scott from the Revive Church in Driffield and Amanda Croft, our Mayor, for their help with this service.

If you wish to play the hymns (from your own music collection or YouTube) at the appropriate places in the service, they are

Praise, my soul, the King of heaven
Lord, for the years
Now thank we all our God
The National Anthem
Guide me, O thou great redeemer

The readings for the service are
Old Testament: Micah 4:1-4
New Testament: 2 Corinthians 5:16-21
(The readings are taken from the New Revised Standard Version)

Common Worship Communion

A service of Holy Communion using Common Worship for the Fourth Sunday of Easter (3rd May 2020) will be available to watch on our YouTube channel (click here) from 9 am on Sunday morning. If you want to follow and take part in the service, the service booklet can be downloaded here.

You may wish to play hymns (from your own music collection or YouTube) at the appropriate places in the service. Some suggestions from Martin, our organist, are

All people that on earth do dwell
Lord Jesus, think on me
I will sing the wondrous story
The Lord’s my shepherd (Communion)
O Jesus I have promised

The readings for the service are
First Reading: Acts 2.42-47
Second Reading: 1 Peter 2.19-25
Gospel: John 10.1-10
(Readings taken from the New Revised Standard Version)

Book of Common Prayer Communion

A service of Holy Communion from the Book of Common Prayer for the Third Sunday after Easter (3rd May 2020) will be available to watch on our YouTube channel (click here) from 9 am on Sunday morning. If you want to follow and take part in the service, the service booklet can be downloaded here.

The readings for the service are
First Reading: 1 Peter 2.11-17
Gospel: John 16.16-22
(Reading taken from the King James Version)

Wednesday Morning Communion

A service of Holy Communion using Common Worship for the Wednesday after the Fourth Sunday of Easter (6th May 2020) will be available to watch on our YouTube channel (click here) from 9 am on Wednesday morning. If you want to follow and take part in the service, the service booklet can be downloaded here.

The readings for the service are
First Reading: Acts 12.24 – 13.5
Gospel: John 12.44-end
(Readings taken from the New Revised Standard Version)

Third Sunday of Easter

A service of Holy Communion for the Third Sunday of Easter will be available to watch on our YouTube channel (click here) from 9am on Sunday morning. If you want to follow and take part in the service, the service booklet can be downloaded here.

You may wish to play hymns (from your own music collection or YouTube) at the appropriate places in the service. Some suggestions from Martin, our organist, are

All my hope on God is founded
Bind us together, Lord
Lord Jesus Christ, you have come to us
Broken for me, broken for you (Communion)
O Lord my God, when I in awesome wonder (How great thou art)

The readings for the service are
First Reading : Acts 2.14a,36-41
Second Reading : 1 Peter 1.17-23
Gospel : Luke 24:13-35

Wednesday after Third Sunday of Easter

A service of Holy Communion for the Wednesday after the Third Sunday of Easter will be available to watch on our YouTube channel (click here) from 9am on Wednesday morning. If you want to follow and take part in the service, the service booklet can be downloaded here.

The readings for the service are
First Reading : Acts 8:1b-8
Gospel : John 6:35-40

Second Sunday of Easter

A service of Holy Communion for the Second Sunday of Easter will be available to watch on our YouTube channel (click here) from 9am on Sunday morning. If you want to follow and take part in the service, the service booklet can be downloaded here.

You may wish to play hymns (from your own music collection or YouTube) at the appropriate places in the service. Some suggestions are

The strife is o’er
Be still and know that I am God
Crown him with many crowns
Jesus stand among us (Communion)
All over the world the Spirit is moving

The readings for the service are
First Reading : Acts 2.14a,22-32
Second Reading : 1 Peter 1.3-9
Gospel : John 20.19-31

Wednesday after Second Sunday of Easter

A service of Holy Communion for the Wednesday after the Second Sunday of Easter will be available to watch on our YouTube channel (click here) from 9am on Wednesday morning. If you want to follow and take part in the service, the service booklet can be downloaded here.

The readings for the service are
First Reading : Acts 5.17-26
Gospel : John 3.16-21

Easter Sunday

A service of Holy Communion for Easter Sunday will be available to watch on our YouTube channel (click here) from 9am on Easter Sunday morning. If you want to follow and take part in the service, the service booklet can be downloaded here.

You may wish to play your own versions of some of the Easter hymns (your own music collection or from YouTube) at the appropriate places in the service. Some suggestions are

I danced in the morning
The day of resurrection
Christ is made the sure foundation
Jesus stand among us
Thine be the glory

and, of course

Christ the Lord is risen today

The readings for the service are
First Reading : Acts 10:34-43
Second Reading : Colossians 3.1-4
Gospel : John 20.1-18

Wednesday after Easter Sunday

A service of Holy Communion for the Wednesday after Easter Sunday will be available to watch on our YouTube channel (click here) from 9am on Wednesday morning. If you want to follow and take part in the service, the service booklet can be downloaded here.

The readings for the service are
First Reading : Acts 3.1-10
Gospel : Luke 24.13-35

Good Friday Reflection

A series of reflections on the characters who were involved in the Crucifixion of Jesus Christ are available to watch. The reflections were intended to be read in Church, with hymns in between. The hymns were

Where you there when they crucified my Lord?
There is a green hill far away.
O Holy Jesus, how hast thou offended.
My Lord, what love is this?
What a friend we have in Jesus.
You laid aside your majesty.
The old rugged cross.

You may wish to play your own versions of these hymns (your own music collection or from YouTube) between the sections of the reflection.

Communion Service for Maundy Thursday

A service of Holy Communion will be available to watch on our YouTube channel (click here) from 7pm on Maundy Thursday. If you want to follow and take part in the service, the service booklet can be downloaded here.

The readings for the service are
First Reading : Exodus 12.1-4(5-10)11-14
Second Reading : 1 Corinthians 11.23-26
Gospel : John 13.1-17,31b-35

Communion Service for Healing

A service of Holy Communion with prayers for healing is available to watch on our YouTube channel (click here). If you want to follow and take part in the service, the service booklet can be downloaded here.

The readings for the service are
First Reading : James 5:7-end
Gospel : Luke 4:38-44

Communion Service for Palm Sunday

Palm Sunday is the start of the most solemn week of the Christian calendar when events leading up to the crucifixion and resurrection of Christ are commemorated.

A service of Holy Communion will be available to watch on our YouTube channel (click here) from 9am on Palm Sunday. If you want to follow and take part in the service, the service booklet can be downloaded here.

The readings for the service are
Palm Gospel : Matthew 21:1-11
First Reading : Isaiah 50:4-9a
Second Reading : Philippians 2:5-11
Gospel (Passion Reading) : Matthew 26:14 to 27:66