Woman at the Well
She'd come to draw water about high
"It lasts, and springs up for
"Sir, you are a prophet! Messiah, too?"
Back to the well she went, now with
This song retells the classic story of
Jesus and "the woman at the well."
The male and female singers in the song show the conversation between Jesus and the woman. The male voices are shown in italics in the lyric below.
A two-part retelling of John 4:4-42
This song is for either a male-female duet, or a small male-female ensemble. There are two tunes: an original one for verses 1,2, and 4, plus an adapted version of the wonderful SLANE for verses 3 and 5. The accompaniment is piano.
Since the text has much content, feel free to provide the words to your congregation.