In many Old World wine growing countries, it is an established practice going back many centuries for wineries and vineyards to host a Blessing of the Vines or Blessing of the Harvest Festival. Today, clergy overseas are still actively invited to bestow a blessing for healthy vines and a fruitful harvest and offer thanks for […]
Interactive Harvest Talks These talks are suitable for use in a children’s talk or all-age worship service, or in a primary school assembly.
2018 has been a difficult year for many farmers (arthurrankcentre.org.uk/all-is-safely-gathered-in). As you prepare to lead worship go and speak to a local farmer about the harvest and consider inviting a farmer to speak at your service so people can hear more about what has been happening locally. There are some further resources for a time […]
A Harvest service to take place outside in the wild. Originally designed to be used in a Sunday school but could also be used as part of a service or all-age.
A service to give thanks for the harvest of lambs that could be used in a variety of agricultural settings.
A harvest festival service that involves the presentation and offering of gifts.
A Thanksgiving service for Farmers at Harvest. This service also involves the presentation of gifts as an offering.
A Harvest service that takes place on an allotment and then moves to church. This service also involves produce from the allotment to be presented as offerings in church.
A seven day bible study to be used during the festival of harvest