Sunday 21/03/21 5th Sunday of Lent

I invite you to join with me and each other at 10.00 to read the Bible, sing a hymn and pray.

I’ll be using the following short service

Psalm     51

Hymn    Jesus’ love is very wonderful

Reading     Hebrews 5: 5 – 10

Prayers including the collect and a prayer for nation during this Coronavirus pandemic:

Gracious Father, you gave up your Son out of love for the world: lead us to ponder the mysteries of his passion, that we may know eternal peace through the shedding of our Saviour’s blood, Jesus Christ our Lord.  Amen

© The Archbishops Council 2000

Loving God, as your Son healed the sick and brought good news to the needy be with us this day. Loving Jesus as you taught us to ‘do unto others as you would have them do to you’ be with all the medical staff this day. Loving spirit, your gift is healing, bring your healing fire to our homes, our hospitals and our county, but most of all, be with us this day. Amen

© Carlisle Diocese 2020

The Lord’s Prayer

Reading     John 12:  20 – 33

The Grace