Worship in the Wilderness is a Lent series, journeying with Jesus through the desert. Explore this rich biblical theme, which touches on subjects such as simplicity, silence, sorrow, truth-speaking and being led by the Spirit.

The Church Service Pack is an A4, 48 page full colour book with service outlines for the six weeks of Lent, plus an Ash Wednesday service. This includes:

  • Prayers and Bible readings
  • Creative and all-age worship ideas
  • Adaptable sermon outlines
  • Responses and sending prayers
  • Song and hymn suggestions

In addition, purchasing the book gives you a code to download for free over 20 PowerPoint presentations, four videos and lots of printable documents. The web page will also give you links to the songs and hymns we have recommended (plus one song is printed as a lead sheet in the book).

The book is now also available as a downloadable PDF.

If you've purchased the book (physical or PDF), click here for the to access the resources page.

This pack is designed to be used alongside the Worship in the Wilderness: Personal Devotions book. These A5 Lent books will help your congregation follow-up the Sunday material with biblical reflections and creative, practical responses.

The weekly themes and Scripture readings are:

  • Ash Wednesday - A Secret Journey (Joel 2:1-2, 12-16 and Matthew 6:1-6, 16-18)
  • First Sunday - A Spirit-led Journey (Deuteronomy 8:1-5, 15-18 and Mark 1:9-13)
  • Second Sunday - A Simple Journey (Psalm 63:1-8, Luke 4:1-13)
  • Third Sunday - A Sorrowful Journey (Exodus 3:1-10 and John 11:20-29, 32-36)
  • Fourth Sunday - A Sacrificial Journey (Isaiah 53:1-12 and Matthew 14:13-14)
  • Fifth Sunday - A truth-Speaking Journey (Ezekiel 37:1-14 and Matthew 4:4-11)
  • Palm Sunday - A Surprising Journey (Hebrews 11:32-40 and Matthew 21:1-11)
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