Magazines and Periodicals


This page lists the annual subscriptions for magazines and periodicals we supply.

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See the bottom of the page for magazines and resources supplied on a standing order basis and billed for with each issue.

All prices include postage within New Zealand. All prices also include GST.

Free Samples:

Want to try out an issue of a magazine? We have a few free samples of back-issues of Upper Room (small) and With Love to the World.

Email us at books@pgpl.co.nz to get your copy.

NZ enquiries only please.

Devotional Magazines


Upper_Room_Sep-Dec_2016_800w Upper Room – Subscription – 3 issues p.a. $49.00. Add_to_Cart_Button
The Upper Room Daily Devotional Guide is published in more than 60 editions throughout the world and encourages 3 million readers to spend time with God each day. Reader-written meditations share the heartfelt spiritual experiences of Christians from around the world. The Upper Room Daily Devotional Guide is a perfect companion for individuals, family devotional time, and small group study.


 With Love to the World – Subscription – 4 issues p.a. $38.00. Add_to_Cart_Button

With Love to the World is a daily Bible reading guide produced by the Uniting Church in Australia.

For each day there is an Introduction to Prayer, a commentary on the scripture reading and a short affirmation.

For each Sunday there are 5-7 questions for reflection or discussion and suggested hymns.

The readings are based on the Revised Common Lectionary


 Worship and Minister’s resources


Editor's_Clipsheets Editor’s Clip Sheets – Subscription – Print only – 2 issues p.a. $130.00.
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MediaCom’s monthly newsletter clip service (mailed six-monthly) makes it easy to create a church publication that looks great and keeps readers interested!
Each month includes:

  • PAGE ONE: A full-page devotional article with art.
  • QUOTES AND COMMENTS: A cartoon and short items for small spaces.
  • WORTH REPEATING: Short stories of interest
  • KID’S CLIPS: Puzzles and games for your younger readers.
  • ILLUSTRATIONS: Two full pages of seasonal and program illustrations, Bible verses, and general art.
  • MONTHLY CALENDAR: An A4 outline for each month of the year, designed to enable you to overprint with your church program for the month.

 


 Editor’s Clip Sheets – Subscription – Print and Electronic -2 issues p.a. $160.00.
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Gathering – Subscription – 4 issues p.a. $79.99. Published by the United Church of Canada. Each issue comprises 92 pages of A4, black and white photocopied sheets. Add_to_Cart_Button

 

Published four times a year, Gathering is a worship planning resource for ministers, lay preachers, music directors and worship teams.

 

 

For each Sunday or feast day Gathering provides:

  • a one line summary of each lectionary reading
  • an overall theme spark
  • a children’s talk idea
  • a sermon starter, and
  • titles and sources of suggested hymns/songs.

There are also Calls to Worship, Prayers of Approach, Words of Assurance, Offering prayers and benedictions. And each issue has materials around a central theme.

 


 

Pulpit_Resource_Oct-Dec_2016 Pulpit Resource – Subscription – Print only – 4 issues p.a. $170.00.
Add_to_Cart_ButtonPulpit Resource is reprinted under licence from Logos Productions in Minneapolis and is keyed to the Revised Common Lectionary.

It is written and edited by Dr William Willimon, who was recently named one of the top 12 preachers in the English speaking world, and author of over 40 books on preaching, worship and biblical interpretation. Every issue contains for each Sunday, biblical interpretation, suggested sermon approaches, and illustrations, quotes and stories


 

Sojourners_Sep-Oct_2016 Sojourners – Subscription – 11 issues p.a. $220.00.
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Each month, receive insightful commentary from Jim Wallis and others, news and analysis from a faith perspective, interviews with those on the forefront of theological and justice-oriented study, culture reviews, inspiration, and more! 

 


 

 

 

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Words_for_Worship_Oct-Dec_2016 Words for Worship Subscription – Print only – 4 issues p.a. $130.00.
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Words for Worship contains contemporary, scriptural, relevant prayers for use in worship services. They are based on the Revised Common Lectionary, but are easily adapted to other lectionaries. Reproduction rights are free for subscribers within their own parish, e.g. printed liturgies, orders of service. Prayers are included for special days of the Christian year. Presented in A5 format, three hole punched for easy filing.


 Words for Worship – Subscription – Print and Electronic – 4 issues p.a. $150.00.
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Children’s Activity Sheets

Supplied in packs of 5 sheets x 17 or 18 weeks, 3 times a year at $3.50 per week
Bible_beginners_Childrens_BulletinsFor many congregations, worship is created by and for adults. You can show that kids count in your congregation when you provide Bible Beginner Activity Bulletins and Children’s Worship Bulletins.
During the sermon time, these bulletins help young worshippers to connect, at their own level, with the Bible passages for the day through interesting exercises, puzzles and pictures. They also help young worshippers to realise that they matter to God and to you!
Two series of children’s Bulletins to meet the unique needs of pre-school and primary age girls and boys.

  • Bible Beginner Activity Bulletins (ages 4-6)
    In the Bible Beginner Activity Bulletins , you will find fun Bible-based pictures and learning activities.
  • Children’s Worship Bulletins (ages 7-12)
    Children’s Worship Bulletins offer more challenging puzzle and word games. Children’s bulletins are an enjoyable learning activity to encourage the active participation of children in worship.

 Bible Beginners – Pack of 5 Sheets x 17 weeks$59.50
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Bible Beginners
– Pack of 5 Sheets x 18 weeks$63.00
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Children’s Bulletins
– Pack of 5 Sheets x 17 weeks$59.50.

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Children’s Bulletins
– Pack of 5 Sheets x 18 weeks$63.00
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