If you are planning a Harvest Celebration Service, here are some useful resources for you to use:

Season of Creation (1 Sept-4 Oct 2018) and other environment resources are at:

http://www.derby.anglican.org/en/our-mission/environment/what-s-happening-around-derbyshire-environment-news.html 

Links to Rural life, farming and the extensive resources aimed at Rural churches see:

http://www.derby.anglican.org/en/our-mission/rural-affairs.html 

Charitable giving

Bishop of Derby's Harvest Appeal

Farm Community Network 

Just Finance Foundation: Free Harvest resource pack for adult and all-age services, a school assembly plan, children’s activities and more. Giving to AB Justin Just Finance Foundation.  https://www.cuf.org.uk/mustard-seed-resources?bblinkid=109974021&bbemailid=9348461&bbejrid=712624244 

Christian Aid https://www.christianaid.org.uk/harvest-appeal (Sustainable energy match funded by EU.)

Liturgy and service resources 

Harvest Communion http://germinate.net/resources/traditional-harvest-communion/ 

Farmers Harvest http://germinate.net/resources/farmers-harvest/ 

Harvest Hymns http://germinate.net/resources/harvest-hymns/ 

Alotment harvest http://germinate.net/resources/an-allotment-harvest/ 

Poems and readings http://germinate.net/resources/harvest-poems-readings/ 

Harvest praise http://germinate.net/resources/harvest-praise/ 

Prayers https://3ak4be4522es3y5i4l2cwfkx-wpengine.netdna-ssl.com/wp-content/uploads/2016/01/Worship-and-Teaching-Prayer.pdf 

Sermon outline https://3ak4be4522es3y5i4l2cwfkx-wpengine.netdna-ssl.com/wp-content/uploads/2016/01/Worship-and-Teaching-Sermon-Outlines.pdf 

Songs https://3ak4be4522es3y5i4l2cwfkx-wpengine.netdna-ssl.com/wp-content/uploads/2016/01/Worship-and-Teaching-Songs.pdf 

All Age harvest resources 

http://germinate.net/resources/wild-harvest/ 

http://germinate.net/resources/harvest-resources-children-young-people/ 

http://germinate.net/resources/harvest-activity-children/ 

http://derby.anglican.org/education/children-2/all-age-worship/ 

Youth resources 

https://3ak4be4522es3y5i4l2cwfkx-wpengine.netdna-ssl.com/wp-content/uploads/2016/01/Worship-and-Teaching-Youth-Materials.pdf 

Bible study suggestions

http://germinate.net/resources/harvest-bible-study/ 

https://3ak4be4522es3y5i4l2cwfkx-wpengine.netdna-ssl.com/wp-content/uploads/2016/01/Worship-and-Teaching-Small-Group-Resources.pdf 

Tennants of the King (Operation Noah) www.operationnoah.org 

Mission partners

TEARfund

Miscellaneous 

Twinning https://3ak4be4522es3y5i4l2cwfkx-wpengine.netdna-ssl.com/wp-content/uploads/2016/01/Community-and-Global-Engagement-How-To-Twin-Your-Church.pdf 

The Diocese of Derby

Contact Us

Derby Church House

Full Street, Derby DE1 3DR

01332 388650 (reception)

Church House reception: 

enquiries@derby.anglican.org