Seasons – Harvest and Remembrance
In preparation for the autumn, here are a number of resources for Harvest and Remembrance.
Agape Meal prayer
Fresh Prayerful Harvest
The aim of this piece is to restore integrity to prayer in the context of harvest thanksgiving and to save it from being either a guilt flavoured extension to Christian Aid week or a warm-up for One World week later in the Autumn.
Green Pastures meditation
This provides a meditation that can be used by individuals or groups at any time
Harvest Resources from the Arthur Rank Centre
The Arthur Rank Centre at Stoneleigh in Warwickshire supports Rural Mission. Here are some of their resources for Harvest that you might find useful. They can also be downloaded from http://www.arthurrankcentre.org.uk
Receiving and Sharing God
To provide a simple liturgy for corporate use as an Approach to God during worship.
This provides some material about the National Memorial Arboretum, Staffordshire, that might be useful for Remembrance.
Worship for All Saints
This material provides some ideas for prayer in worship for All Saints (1st November)
For All the Saints
Some stories, meditations, poems and prayer that could be used during All Saints-tide.
Dark and Light
To provide some resources for meditation and prayer on the theme darkness and light