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A note from Wild Goose
 

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This week we have a new PowerPoint download of a previously published Christmas Communion liturgy by Pat Bennett. There is also below a reminder of some other downloads for the season.

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New


The Feast of the Christ Child transspaser

The Feast of the Christ Child
(PowerPoint download)

A Christmas Communion liturgy from Iona


Pat Bennett

PowerPoint download now available of this previously published Christmas Communion liturgy. 25 slides.
 
Christmas Child,
as we kneel again at your manger
restore, renew and reshape us
so that our serving and sharing,
living and loving
may,
now and always,
incarnate you in the world.

For more information and to see a sample

For the original PDF version

For a combined PDF+PowerPoint version

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Some downloads for Advent & Christmas


Waiting for Emmanuel transspaser

WAITING FOR EMMANUEL
Advent candle-lighting responses and an Advent carol
Pat Bennett & John L Bell
Digital download (PDF): Two sets of responses to be used over the Sundays of Advent, plus a new Advent carol. 4 pages.
For more information and to see a sample


What Are You Waiting For? transspaser

WHAT ARE YOU WAITING FOR?
A service for Advent
Dave Broom
Digital download (PDF): During Advent, we wait for the coming of Jesus Christ and for justice to be done. But God also waits for us, and asks: ‘Well, what are you going to do about it all then? How are you, Christ’s disciples, going to make a difference in the world?' … 9 pages.
For more information and to see a sample


Journeying Through Advent transspaser


JOURNEYING THROUGH ADVENT
Various
Digital download (PDF): Prayers and readings for the season, taken from the book Candles & Conifers by Ruth Burgess. 14 pages.
For more information and to see contents list



Advent Nudges transspaser


ADVENT NUDGES
A daily discipline of Bible readings and short prayers for Advent and Christmas
Thom M Shuman
Digital download (PDF): A programme of suggested Bible readings and short prayers for Advent and Christmas that will help you create a few minutes of reflection for each day of this season. 16 pages.
For more information and to see a sample



In This Season of Waiting download transspaser


IN THIS SEASON OF WAITING
A Communion liturgy for Advent
Pat Bennett
Digital download (PDF): An Advent Communion liturgy about waiting (‘not lost time but a liminal time’), new possibilities and the re-imagination of the world. 8 pages.
For more information and to see a sample



An Infinity of Stars download transspaser


AN INFINITY OF STARS
Daily prayers for Advent
Jan Sutch Pickard
Digital download (PDF): Short haiku-style reflections/prayers for each day of Advent evoked by the biblical readings for the days – ‘a stumbling, wondering journey through this season in which we prepare for 'the Word made flesh'. 9 pages.
For more information and to see a sample



Liturgies and Prayer Practices for Advent download transspaser


LITURGIES AND PRAYER PRACTICES FOR ADVENT
various
Digital download (PDF): All-age liturgies, meditative services, and a daily prayer practice, taken from the book Candles & Conifers, by Ruth Burgess. 23 pages.
For more information and to see a sample



 

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More resources for Advent and Christmas

Books

E-books

Downloadable liturgies, prayers, reflections etc

Parables of Northern Seed

 

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