Websites with resources for worship and music leaders
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Textweek has an abundance of resources for worship leaders, music leaders and speakers, including prayers, song suggestions, art and movie tie-ins, and sample sermons. It is based on the lectionary readings for each week.
The Leader Online, published by Mennonite Church Canada, has worship and Sunday school resources corresponding to the themes of the church year as well as special themes for other times of the year. See the church office for the details needed to ‘unlock’ the extra resources on the site.
Re:Worship is another website with lots of resources for worship leaders, including prayers, readings and other worship service components. It is also based on the lectionary readings for each week.
The website ‘leading in worship’ provides resources for worship leading from a Canadian Mennonite perspective.
Mennonite Church Canada’s resource centre includes materials for worship leaders as well as books, dvds and other media for borrowing or purchase.
The Bible online
This website offers the New Revised Standard Version (NRSV) of the Bible, the version we usually use at LMF.
This website, ‘Bible Gateway’, offers the Bible in many translations, and is also searchable.