Behold the power of his word

Behold the power of his word: He spoke – creation came to be; I will trust his promise. He hung the stars – a guarantee: His word is strong enough for me; I will trust his promise. Generations rise, generations fall But his word is living, And his word is…

Rejoice (come and stand before your maker)

Come and stand before your Maker Full of wonder, full of fear Come behold His power and glory Yet with confidence draw near For the one who holds the heavens And commands the stars above Is the God who bends to bless us With an unrelenting love Rejoice, come and…

Thine be the glory

Thine be the glory, risen, conquering Son, endless is the victory thou o’er death hast won; angels in bright raiment rolled the stone away, kept the folded grave-clothes where thy body lay. Thine be the glory, risen, conquering Son, endless is the victory thou o’er death hast won. Lo! Jesus…

i cannot tell

I cannot tell why he, whom angels worship, should set his love upon the sons of men, or why, as Shepherd, he should seek the wanderers, to bring them back, they know not how or when. But this I know, that he was born of Mary, when Bethlehem’s manger was…

Guide me, o my great redeemer

Guide me, O my great Redeemer, pilgrim through this barren land; I am weak, but you are mighty, hold me with your powerful hand: Bread of Heaven, bread of Heaven, Feed me now and evermore. Open now the crystal fountain where the healing waters flow; let the fiery, cloudy pillar…

God is our strength and refuge

God is our strength and refuge, our present help in trouble; and we therefore will not fear, though the Earth should change! Though mountains shake and tremble, though swirling floods are raging, God the Lord of hosts is with us evermore! There is a flowing river, within God’s holy city;…

God is our fortress and our rock

God is our fortress and our rock, our mighty help in danger; he shields us from the battle’s shock and thwarts the evil anger: for still the prince of night prolongs his evil fight; he uses every skill to work his wicked will – no earthly force is like him.…

God has spoken by his prophets

God has spoken by his prophets, spoken his unchanging Word; each from age to age proclaiming God the one, the righteous Lord! In the world’s despair and turmoil one firm anchor still holds fast, God is on his throne eternal, he alone the first and last. God has spoken by…

Glorious things of thee are spoken

Glorious things of you are spoken, Zion, city of our God; he whose word cannot be broken formed you for his own abode: on the rock of ages founded, what can shake your sure repose? With salvation’s walls surrounded, you may smile at all your foes. See, the streams of…

Give to our God immortal praise

Give to our God immortal praise; mercy and truth are all his ways: wonders of grace to God belong, repeat his mercies in your song. Give to the Lord of lords renown; the King of kings with glory crown: his mercies ever shall endure, when lords and kings are known…

Fight the good fight

Fight the good fight with all thy might, Christ is thy strength, and Christ thy right; lay hold on life, and it shall be thy joy and crown eternally. Run the straight race through God’s good grace, lift up thine eyes, and seek his face; life with its path before…

Come O fount

Come O Fount of every blessing, tune my heart to sing your grace; streams of mercy, never ceasing, call for songs of loudest praise: songs of God’s abundant treasure, sung by angel tongues above, songs that tell the boundless measure of my Lord’s unchanging love! I remember God’s great mercy:…