Resources: Communication

Leading Worship

This programme originally came out in 2008 and has been updated to be used in training for those conducting worship at a local congregation.

Worship Resources

Spill the Beans is a lectionary based worship resource for Sunday Schools, junior Church and worship leaders with a 'Scottish Flavour' . Now on issue 15, back issues can be purchased by clicking on the 'over spill' icon. Its origins began in our very own Presbytery (and others) and is now used widely throughout Scotland and beyond.

Find the right Children’s talks

Site with 150 outline ideas for children’s talks, produced by a Church of Scotland minister. It gets most hits on a Saturday evening!!

Worship Resources

A lectionary based resource programme from Churches Together in Britain and Ireland. It is particularly useful for all age worship.

Worship Resources

Provides resources to help the whole church worship together. Includes tips for organising family services and midi files.
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Worship Resources

A lectionary based resource, connecting worship, learning and service for all ages.

You’ve Nailed it

This film can be used at Watch-night services, young peoples events, or other occasions you may wish to highlight the story of the gifts given for king in a contemporary manner. It spoof's the Apprentice TV show by some well know church characters

Exploring the God Question promo

This is an opportunity to view the superb quality and production values of this material which is designed for bible study/discussion groups in Church and senior school forums.

Walk through the Bible

The Walk through the Bible events are a way of encouraging people's understanding and knowledge of the scriptures in an informative and engaging way.
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Sanctuary First: December 2012 Service Pack

ZIP Archive. Sanctuary First, for December only, are offering a free service pack for congregations to take part in. The pack offers everything required to run a Christmas-themed Sanctuary First service, including videos, presentations, scripts and a service guide.
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Sanctuary First: One of Us

Video to support this month's Sanctuary First theme. Find out more from

About Connecting Points

Connecting Points is a initiative of the Parish Development Committee of Hamilton Presbytery, The Church of Scotland. For further information, please contact Linda Walker.