Worship Resources

Worship planning resources to help our church leaders engage with worship and spirituality in meaningful and relevant ways. Here you will find prepared material ready-to-use in gathered worship and personal devotion. These sources are many, representing the variety of worship experiences in the United Reformed Church and its ecumenical partners.

Royal Platinum Jubilee 2022 – URC service

This service marking the 70th Anniversary of the reign of Queen Elizabeth II highlights URC hymnists and liturgists. It was commissioned by the URC Worship Reference Group.  Read more about the URC Jubilee Service.  Download the complete service here:

Sunday worship planning resources – study and reflection websites

Text this week:  – Lectionary-based
Working Preacher – Lectionary-based interpretation and inspiration

Worship with Children and Young People

    • Sermons for Kids – stories, messages & art activities
    • The Dollar Store – Lectionary-based children’s sermons
    • Bible Stories on PPT– brilliantly illustrated Bible Stories on PowerPoints, free to download and use for on-line worship, produced by the Scottish Bible Society

International Mission in Worship

  • Commitment for Life – Prayer, advocacy and action resources from the United Reformed Church’s global justice programme
  • Christian Aid – Prayers and worship resources responding to emergencies and disasters, Climate Justice and international partnerships
  • Zambia Praise – Zambia Global Link worship resources
  • Council for World Mission – weekly prayers for partners in mission