Ready (Healing Service)

 
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A faithful disciple asks for God’s will to be done while facing a life-threatening illness. An optional verse includes a reference to a near-death encounter with Christ.

Price:  $5.00 (USD)

Photograph:  Eleanor, for whom the tune is named, at inauguration of Charles as president of Eden Seminary (MO).

Music and Score Samples:

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Biblical sources: 2 Kings 20:16; Psalm 103

Tune name: ELEANOR

Meter: 6.7.6.7.

Hymn content:  4 verses and refrain using Psalm 103, plus descant

[An optional verse describes a near-death experience]

Hymn arrangement: SATB, organ or piano

Sample text:  Verse 1 in C major; refrain in e minor

Verse 1  (A life-threatening illness occurs)
Why do I have this pain?
God, will I be whole again?
This burden dims my hope.
Come, give me new ways to cope.
Refrain     (Psalm 103)
Bless the Lord O my soul
And all that is within me.
Bless the Lord O my soul
Forget not God’s benefits.

Key words:  Healing, discipleship, doubt, faith,hope, Jesus Christ, resurrection
 
Collection(s):  Special Services
 
©Copyright 2013, 2016 by Charles R. Kniker and Lynn J. Zeigler. Not to be copied or distributed without written permission.                



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