Worship Responses to Refugee Crisis

Worship Responses to Refugee Crisis

Posted: 13 Jul 2015 09:35

We are sure many of you are considering how you can worship in the light of the refugee crisis across Europe.  Below are some links you might find useful.

  • We have just posted a video using the song 'You are a Refuge (Arms)' which churches can download for free and use in services
  • This prayer idea called 'If we stay silent', based on the story of Esther, could fit in some contexts
  • These 'War sound effects' may help you to intercede for Syria
  • 24-7 prayer have some very useful articles and links
  • The Church of England are always quick to post topical, thoughtful prayers in a crisis.  They produced the meme below.

 

In addition, many have found this video by Krish Kandiah helpful in thinking biblically and practically about these issues.

Area 52
Another Arrival
Bible Refs: Matt 1:19, Matt 2:3-18, John 1:11-12, Luke 1:26-38, Luke 2:34-35, Isa 40:1, Rev 21:1-4
SPOILER ALERT - contains major plot spoilers for the film Arrival (dir. Denis Villeneuve 2016). Arrival is one of those movies that stays with you. Amy Adams’ wonderful performance as Louise...
Face to Face with Jesus - video Bible reading
Bible Refs: John 1:43-51, John 3:1-8, John 4:5-26, John 12:1-8
Face to Face with Jesus Outdoors - prayer stations
Themes: outdoor, Jesus
Bible Refs: John 1:43-51, John 3:1-8, John 4:5-26, John 12:1-8
Psalm 119 - A Confession
Bible Refs: Psalm 119:1-8
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