Scribble Reflection Sheet - Colossians 1

Written By:
Sam Hargreaves
Bible Refs: Col 1:9-14
Lectionary Weeks: Proper 10, Ordinary/Lectionary 15 (Year C)

We've recently been creating and using these scribble reflection sheets. They can be used in private prayer, or in a small group or even a whole congregation. It could be done in silence, or with instrumental background music. Each person reads the Bible text, and engages with the questions as much as they would like. They can doodle on the page, write answers or prayers, or just let God speak to them through the text. There are no 'right answers' or pressures to fill in all the boxes - this is not a worksheet!

In a group or church service, you could invite people to share what God spoke to them through their reading. You could also read the Bible passage all outloud together at the end, as a way of bringing this individual worship back into the corporate place. The overall aim is that God speaks to his people through his word as we dwell on it.

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Sam co-leads with his wife Sara. He completed the LST degree in Theology, Music and Worship, and an MA in Contemporary Worship from Kings College London. He was Programme Leader for the LST Theology and Worship course and now teaches as a guest lecturer there. He also co-leads the worship song website, and has led musical and creative worship at events like Spring Harvest, Youtwork Summit and Greenbelt. Sam and Sara's book 'How would Jesus lead worship' was published by BRF in 2009.

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