Life and Unity in the Church

We come today to celebrate (website only)

“We come today to celebrate” by Stephanie Jenner New on 13 November 2013 – a hymn celebrating diversity, written for an LGBT gathering at the 2013 Greenbelt Festival     see details / comment

Categories: 86.86. Common Metre, Amazing Grace, Baptism/Thanksgiving Services, Hymns only online (submit to stfplus@methodistchurch.org.uk), Jenner, Stephanie, Life and Unity in the Church, Reconciliation and Healing

You call us out to praise you (website only)

“You call us out to praise you” by Anna Briggs New on 24 July 2013 – a hymn of praise that explores different images for the three persons of the Trinity. Published with notes.     see details / comment

Categories: 76.76.D., Aurelia, Briggs, Anna, Ellacombe, Hymns only online (submit to stfplus@methodistchurch.org.uk), Justice and Peace, Life and Unity in the Church, Nature and Mystery of God, Praise, Praise and Thanksgiving, Reconciliation and Healing, Thornbury, Trinity (Season)

When our views are varied (website only)

“When our views are varied” by Gary Hopkins New on 9 July 2013 – a hymn praying for the respectful sharing of viewpoints and opinions within the Christian community     see details / comment

Categories: 65.65.D., Confession, Evelyns, Growth in Grace and Holiness, Hopkins, Gary, Hymns only online (submit to stfplus@methodistchurch.org.uk), Justice and Peace, Life and Unity in the Church, Repentance and Forgiveness

Because the Saviour prayed that we be one (StF 675)

Because the Saviour prayed that we be one     see details / comment

Categories: 10.10.10.10.(10.10.10.10.), Athair Uile-chumhachdaich, Bell, John L. (auth), Bell, John L. (comp), Clarke, Martin V., Codona, Alasdair A., Life and Unity in the Church

Brother, sister, let me serve you (StF 611)

Brother, sister, let me serve you     see details / comment

Categories: 87.87. (Trochaic), Gillard, Richard (auth), Gillard, Richard (comp), Guitar chords available, Human Life and Relationships, Life and Unity in the Church, Pulkingham, Betty, Servant Song (Gillard), Young people

Christ is made the sure foundation (StF 677)

Christ is made the sure foundation     see details / comment

Categories: 87.87.87., Gathering, Hawkins, Ernest, Life and Unity in the Church, Neale, John Mason, Praise, Purcell, Henry, Westminster Abbey

Christ, from whom all blessings flow (StF 676)

Christ, from whom all blessings flow,
perfecting the saints below     see details / comment

Categories: 77.77., Knecht, Justin Heinrich, Life and Unity in the Church, Ravenna, Vienna, Wesley, Charles

Come to us, creative Spirit (StF 726)

Come to us, creative Spirit     see details / comment

Categories: 85.85.84.3., Angel Voices, Life and Unity in the Church, Monk, Edwin George, Mowbray, David, Wholeness of Creation

Come, all who look to Christ today (StF 678)

Come, all who look to Christ today,
stretch out your hands, enlarge your mind     see details / comment

Categories: 88.88. Long Metre, Jones, Richard G., Life and Unity in the Church, Solothurn, Switzerland, Wilson, John

Come, build the Church – not heaps of stone (StF 679)

Come, build the Church – not heaps of stone     see details / comment

Categories: 88.88. Long Metre, Armes, Philip, Galilee, Life and Unity in the Church, Wren, Brian

Come, Host of heaven’s high dwelling place (StF 680)

Come, Host of heaven’s dwelling place,
come earth’s disputed guest     see details / comment

Categories: 86.86. Common Metre, Bell, John L. (auth), Irish, Life and Unity in the Church, Maule, Graham, St Columba (Erin)

Community of Christ (StF 681)

Community of Christ,
who make the Cross your own     see details / comment

Categories: 66.84.D., Hebrew, Leoni, Life and Unity in the Church, Murray, Shirley Erena, Olivers, Thomas (comp)

God of grace and God of glory (StF 682)

God of grace and God of glory,
on your people pour your power     see details / comment

Categories: 87.87.87., Fosdick, H.E., Life and Unity in the Church, Reconciliation and Healing, Rhuddlan, Wales

God, who made the stars of heaven (StF 7)

God, who made the stars of heaven     see details / comment

Categories: 85.85.85.75., Calling and Commissioning, Dismissal/Sending Out, Duck, Ruth (auth), Justice and Peace, Life and Unity in the Church, Loh, I-to (comp), Nature and Mystery of God, Thian Beng

Great is our redeeming Lord (StF 683)

Great is our redeeming Lord     see details / comment

Categories: 76.76.77.76., Arnold, William, Josiah, Life and Unity in the Church, Wesley, Charles

Here on the threshold of a new beginning (StF 684)

Here on the threshold of a new beginning     see details / comment

Categories: 11.10.11.10.D., Advent (Tune), Archer, Malcolm, Church Anniversary, Dudley-Smith, Timothy, Life and Unity in the Church, New Year: Watchnight, Reconciliation and Healing

In Christ there is no east or west (StF 685i)

In Christ there is no east or west     see details / comment

Categories: 86.86. Common Metre, Dougall, Neill, Kilmarnock, Life and Unity in the Church, Oxenham, John

In Christ there is no east or west (StF 685ii)

In Christ there is no east or west     see details / comment

Categories: 86.86. Common Metre, African American, Burleigh, Harry T., Irish, Life and Unity in the Church, McKee, Oxenham, John

Jesus, Lord, we look to thee (StF 686)

Jesus, Lord, we look to thee,
let us in thy name agree     see details / comment

Categories: 77.77., Handel, George Frederick, Life and Unity in the Church, Theodora (Handel)

Let us build a house where love can dwell (StF 409)

Let us build a house where love can dwell     see details / comment

Categories: 96.86.87.10. and refrain, Haugen, Marty (auth), Haugen, Marty (comp), Life and Unity in the Church, Mission and Evangelism, Two Oaks 3 Comments

One human family God has made (StF 687)

One human family God has made     see details / comment

Categories: 86.86.D. Double Common Metre, All Saints, Bell, John L. (comp), English traditional, Life and Unity in the Church, Soll 's sein, St Matthew, The Seven Joys of Mary, Wakelin, Rosemary

One is the body and one is the Head (StF 688)

One is the body and one is the Head     see details / comment

Categories: Bell, John L. (auth), Bell, John L. (comp), Irregular, Life and Unity in the Church, Peacock

Summoned by the God who made us rich in our diversity (StF 689)

Summoned by the God who made us rich in our diversity     see details / comment

Categories: 87.87.D. (Trochaic), American Folk, Dufner, Delores, Guitar chords available, Life and Unity in the Church, Nettleton, Wilson, John

The Church’s one foundation (StF 690)

The Church’s one foundation
is Jesus Christ her Lord     see details / comment

Categories: 76.76.D., Aurelia, Life and Unity in the Church, Stone, Samuel John, Wesley, Samuel Sebastian

What shall our greeting be (StF 691)

What shall our greeting be:
sign of our unity?     see details / comment

Categories: 66.4.666.4., Giardini, Felice de, Life and Unity in the Church, Moscow, Pratt Green, Fred

When, in our music, God is glorified (StF 731)

When, in our music, God is glorified,
and adoration leaves no room for pride
    see details / comment

Categories: 10.10.10. and Alleluias, Engelberg, Life and Unity in the Church, Pratt Green, Fred, Stanford, Charles Villiers, Wholeness of Creation

Your hand, O God, has guided (StF 692)

Your hand, O God, has guided
your flock, from age to age     see details / comment

Categories: 76.76.D., Harwood, Basil, Life and Unity in the Church, Plumptre, E. H., Thornbury