by Kathryn Huey, United Church of Christ
Third Sunday in Lent Year A
Focus Scripture: John 4:5-42
Theme: Thirsty Voices
Prayer: Enduring Presence, goal and guide, you go before and await our coming. Only our thirst compels us beyond complaint to conversation, beyond rejection to relationship. Pour your love into our hearts, that, refreshed and renewed, we may invite others to the living water given to us in Jesus Christ our Lord. Amen.
So he came to a Samaritan city called Sychar, near the plot of ground that Jacob had given to his son Joseph. Jacobs well was there, and Jesus, tired out by his journey, was sitting by the well. It was about noon. [Read the rest of this reflection at the UCC’s Weekly Seeds site]