We trust in you, our shield and our defender

We trust in you, our shield and our defender; we do not fight alone against the foe: strong in your strength, safe in your keeping tender, we trust in you, and in your name we go. Strong in your strength… We trust in you, O Captain of salvation! in your…

Thy hand, O Lord, has guided

Thy hand, O God, has guided thy flock, from age to age; the wondrous tale is written, full clear on every page; our fathers owned thy goodness, and we their deeds record; and both of this bear witness: one Church, one Faith, one Lord. Thy heralds brought glad tidings to…

Rock of Ages

Rock of Ages, cleft for me, let me hide myself in thee; let the water and the blood, from thy riven side which flowed, be of sin the double cure, cleanse me from its guilt and power. Not the labours of my hands can fulfil thy law’s demands; could my…

Church of God, elect and glorious

Church of God, elect and glorious, holy nation, chosen race; called as God’s own special people, royal priests and heirs of grace: know the purpose of your calling, show to all his mighty deeds; tell of love which knows no limits, grace which meets all human needs. God has called…

A sovereign protector I have

A Sovereign Protector I have, unseen, yet for ever at hand, unchangeably faithful to save, almighty to rule and command. He smiles, and my comforts abound; his grace as the dew shall descend; and walls of salvation surround the soul he delights to defend. Inspirer and hearer of prayer, both…

O my Soul, arise and bless your Maker

O my soul, arise and bless your Maker, for he is your Master and your Friend. Slow to wrath but rich in tender mercy; worship the Saviour Jesus. King of grace, his love is overwhelming; Bread of Life, he’s all I’ll ever need, for his blood has purchased me forever:…

Now onto the King (Great is your faithfulness)

Now unto the King, who reigns over all and never changes or turns. Unfailing justice, unfading grace; whose promises remain, yes your promises remain. The heavens ring, the saints all sing: ”Great is your faithfulness” From age to age we will proclaim: ”Great is your faithfulness, how great is your…

I will glory in my redeemer

I will glory in my Redeemer, whose priceless blood has ransomed me. Mine was the sin that drove the bitter nails, and hung him on that judgment tree I will glory in my Redeemer, who crushed the power of sin and death. My only Saviour before the Holy Judge: the…

How firm a foundation

How firm a foundation, you saints of the Lord, is laid for your faith in his excellent word! What more can he say to you than he has said – you, who unto Jesus for refuge have fled? In every condition – in sickness and health, in poverty’s vale, or…

Have I trusted God in vain

Have I trusted God in vain, fought with sin, endured the pain, as I watch the world enjoy its godless ‘freedom’? As they prosper and grow strong, taking pride in doing wrong, how my heart is drawn to share their earthly kingdom. And yet, O Lord, you walk with me…

God of Grace

God of grace, amazing wonder, irresistible and free. Oh, the miracle of mercy; Jesus reaches down to me. God of grace, I stand in wonder, as my God restores my soul: his own blood has paid my ransom; awesome cost to make me whole. God of grace, who loved and…

From the Breaking of the dawn

From the breaking of the dawn to the setting of the sun I will stand on every promise of your word. Words of power strong to save that will never pass away; I will stand on every promise of your word. For your covenant is sure, and on this I…