Seasons of the Spirit is a lectionary-based all-year round curriculum prepared by an international team centred in Adelaide, Australia.
Worship, all-age learning, adult study groups, seminars, camps, Sunday School, children’s programs, youth groups.
Styles of Learning
Interactive, Sermon ideas, stories, activity projects, computer software, Bible study, small group discussion.
Number of sessions
A session for every week of the year
Length of sessions
30 minutes to 2 hours
To provide God’s people with lectionary-based, ecumenical resources that empower all ages to be transformed in Christ as they:
- explore meaning and mystery in the Bible;
- celebrate in worship, sacraments, education, and service;
- engage in ministries of love, justice, and witness;
- live in inclusive communities of faith, shaped and led by the Holy Spirit.
Ecumenical, broad, liturgical
Birth-Age 2, 3-5, 6- 8, 9 – 11, 12-14, 15-18, Adult, Complete Congregational Life, Multi-age (5-12 yrs)
Specific leadership requirements
Country of origin
Available in languages other than English
Photocopiable resources for participants $160 per year
Session Plans/Team Teaching Resources $54.50 per year
Behold: Art Book extra copies $33.50 (4 per year)
Music on CD & Songbook $8.50 – $30
Poster Set $87 per year
Where to purchase
includes ‘Action Zone’ with ideas for interactive activities, ‘Library’ with articles and resource sheets, ‘Spirit Sightings’ with reflections on current events and media, ‘Bible Study’ provides access to international Bible study community that shapes future curriculum, and access to email discussion groups on learning, worship and serving.
Paul Yarrow, Queensland
Amelia Koh Butler, NSW
Mark Hillis, NSW
Mark Lawrence, Victoria
Bec Wilson Victoria
Sue Clarkson Victoria
Sam Charlesworth Victoria
Helen Phillips, Tasmania
Ian Price, South Australia
John Atkinson, Western Australia
Steve & Kim Francis, Western Australia
Uniting Church Congregations using Seasons of the Spirit