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Fourth Sunday in Lent - Year A

Service contents

Opening Hymn: Hail to the Lord’s anointed or Hail to God in friend and neighbour
Prayer: based on Psalm 23
Psalm 23 - Meditation/Poem: The sunlight was warm on my face in the morning
Hymn: The Lord’s my shepherd (either Scottish Psalter, or Stuart Townend version) or A man set off for Bethlehem
Reading: 1 Samuel 16: 1-13
Reading: John 9. 1-41
Hymn: Come, Lord, to our souls come down or God looks beyond our sad facade
Sermon ideas:
John 9:1-41 - Meditation/poem: Questions
The ‘God-Shepherd King’
Hymn: Christ is the world’s light or Tangled in prejudice, lost in presumption
Prayer: God, who cares
Hymn: Be Thou my vision or Now what is the vision that God sets before us



Andrew Pratt (born 1948)

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