Hymn of the Week

Jesus Paid it All

by Kristian Stanfill and Elvina Hall Verse 1: G                          D                  G I hear the Savior say,“Thy strength indeed is small; Em7                 C            G        D      G Child of weakness, watch and pray,Find in Me thine all in all.” Chorus: G             Em7  G            D Jesus paid it all, All to Him I owe; G                G/B   C2        G         […]

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Lead us, forgive us, fill us

Lead us, forgive us, fill us 1 Lead us, heavenly Father, lead us O’er the world’s tempestuous sea; Guard us, guide us, keep us, feed us, For we have no help but Thee: Yet possessing Every blessing, If our God our Father be.2 Saviour, breathe forgiveness o’er us; All our weakness Thou dost know; Thou […]

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One Thing Remains

Higher than the mountains that I face Stronger than the power of the grave Constant in the trial and the change, One thing… remains   On and on and on and on it goes It overwhelms and satisfies my soul And I never, ever, have to be afraid this one thing.. remains (2x)   Your […]

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Abide with me

Click to listen to Abide With Me while you read below: This achingly beautiful hymn is a prayer for God to remain present with the writer throughout life, through trials, and through death. The opening line echoes Luke 24:29, where the disciples meet but do not recognize the risen Jesus, “Abide with us,” they ask […]

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40 (How Long?) – U2

I waited patiently for the Lord He inclined and heard my cry He lift me up out of the pit Out of the mire and clay I will sing, sing a new song I will sing, sing a new song How long to sing this song? How long to sing this song? How long…how long…how […]

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Facing a Task Unfinished

Hymn of the Week This hymn is usually sung to the tune of ‘The Church is One Foundation’ and is a stirring and noble hymn that takes evangelism seriously.  Very few hymns manage to hold evangelism and the needs and reality of the lostness of men together so well. Frank Houghton wrote this hymn when […]

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Because He Lives

Because He Lives   God sent His son, they called Him Jesus He came to love, heal, and forgive. He lived and died to buy my pardon, An empty grave is there to prove my Savior lives.   Because He lives, I can face tomorrow. Because He lives, All fear is gone. Because I know […]

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How Great Thou Art

How Great Thou Art O Lord my God! When I in awesome wonder Consider all the works thy had hath made, I see the stars, I hear the mighty thunder, Thy power throughout the universe displayed; Then sings my soul, my Saviour God, to Thee, How great Thou art, how great Thou art! Then sings […]

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Attitude of Gratitude – Hymn of the Week

Doxology           Praise God, from whom all blessings flow; Praise him, all creatures here below; [protected] Praise him above, ye heavenly host; Praise Father, Son, and Holy Ghost. Amen. (words by Thomas Ken, 1674)   Songs have Backstories “I am dying,” Bishop Thomas Ken wrote, “In the Holy, Catholic and Apostolic Faith […]

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Amazing Grace

Amazing Grace, how sweet the sound That saved a wretch like me. I once was lost but now am found, Was blind, but now I see.   T’was Grace that taught my heart to fear. And Grace, my fears relieved. How precious did that Grace appear The hour I first believed.   Through many dangers, […]

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