Growth in Grace and Holiness

May this place be one of nurture (website only)

“May this place be one of nurture” by Ally Barrett New on 3 May, 2017 – a hymn reflecting the importance of being attentive to the welfare of children and vulnerable adults in our church life     see details / comment

Categories: 87.87.D. (Iambic), Barrett, Ally, Calling and Commissioning, Calon Lân, Corvedale, Growth in Grace and Holiness, Human Life and Relationships, Hymns only online (submit to stfplus@methodistchurch.org.uk), Jesus calls us, St Winifred

Be the light in my darkness (website only)

“Be the light in my darkness” by Elizabeth Burns New on 8 July 2015 – an invocation to the light of God that causes us to reflect on our own response to God’s presence in our lives     see details / comment

Categories: Burns, Elizabeth (auth), Burns, Elizabeth (comp), Dismissal/Sending Out, Gathering, Growth in Grace and Holiness, Hymns only online (submit to stfplus@methodistchurch.org.uk), Intercession and Petition

When our futures are uncertain (website only)

“When our futures are uncertain” by Adrian Low New on 10 March 2015 – reflecting the life and example of the disciple Thomas     see details / comment

Categories: 87.87.D. (Trochaic), Calling and Commissioning, Calon Lân, Conflict, Suffering and Doubt, Covenant, Growth in Grace and Holiness, Hymns only online (submit to stfplus@methodistchurch.org.uk), Jesus calls us, Jesus Risen and Ascended, Low, Adrian, Our Journey with God, Scarlet Ribbons 4 Comments

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

God who sets us on a journey (website only)

“God who sets us on a journey” by Joy Dine New on 13 February 2013 – a hymn about journeying with God, suitable for Lent and times of upheaval and change     see details / comment

Categories: 87.87.D. (Trochaic), Austria, Blaenwern, Commitment/Dedication, Dine, Joy, Growth in Grace and Holiness, Hymns only online (submit to stfplus@methodistchurch.org.uk), Lent/Christ's temptation, New Year: Watchnight, Our Journey with God, Wales 2 Comments

Gracious God, the heart of truth (website only)

“Gracious God, the heart of truth” by Gareth Hill – a response to the Methodist Church’s 2011/12 Fruitful Field consultation New on 26 October 2011     see details / comment

Categories: 76.76., Fawcett, John, Growth in Grace and Holiness, Hill, Gareth, Hymns only online (submit to stfplus@methodistchurch.org.uk), Melling

A new commandment I give unto you (StF 242)

A new commandment I give unto you     see details / comment

Categories: Anonymous (auth), Anonymous (comp), Growth in Grace and Holiness, Irregular, Short song, The Ministry of Jesus, Wright, Paul Leddington, Young people

All I once held dear, built my life upon (StF 489)

All I once held dear, built my life upon     see details / comment

Categories: Growth in Grace and Holiness, Irregular, Kendrick, Graham (auth), Kendrick, Graham (comp), Knowing You

All the room was hushed and still (StF 266)

All the room was hushed and still     see details / comment

Categories: Calling and Commissioning, Clarke, Martin V., Consecration, Dismissal/Sending Out, Growth in Grace and Holiness, Guitar chords available, Holy Week, Irregular, Kendrick, Graham (auth), Kendrick, Graham (comp), Mission and Evangelism, The Passion and the Cross 2 Comments

As servants working an estate (StF 491)

As servants working an estate
whose owner is away     see details / comment

Categories: Advent, Growth in Grace and Holiness, Irregular, The Lord's my Shepherd, Troeger, Thomas, Watson, Merla

Being of beings, God of love (StF 490)

Being of beings, God of love     see details / comment

Categories: 86.86. Common Metre, Greatorex, Thomas, Growth in Grace and Holiness, Intercession and Petition, Tottenham, Wesley, Charles

Christ be my leader by night as by day (StF 492)

Christ be my leader by night as by day     see details / comment

Categories: 10.10.10.10.(10.10.10.10.), Dudley-Smith, Timothy, Growth in Grace and Holiness, Our Journey with God, Smart, Henry Thomas, Trisagion

Come, Lord, to our souls come down (StF 493)

Come, Lord, to our souls come down     see details / comment

Categories: 76.76., Fawcett, John, Gaunt, H.C.A., Growth in Grace and Holiness, Melling

Come, thou fount of every blessing (StF 494i)

Come, thou fount of every blessing     see details / comment

Categories: 87.87.D. (Trochaic), American Folk, Growth in Grace and Holiness, Nettleton, Robinson, Robert, Wilson, John

Come, thou fount of every blessing (StF 494ii)

Come, thou fount of every blessing     see details / comment

Categories: 87.87.D. (Trochaic), Bost, Chrétien, Growth in Grace and Holiness, Normandy, Robinson, Robert

Dear Lord and Father of mankind (StF 495)

Dear Lord and Father of mankind
forgive our foolish ways     see details / comment

Categories: 86.88.6. extended, Growth in Grace and Holiness, Parry, Charles Hubert Hastings, Repton, Whittier, John Greenleaf

God, beyond our dreams, you have stirred in us a memory (StF 496)

God beyond our dreams, you have stirred in us a memory     see details / comment

Categories: Farrell, Bernadette (auth), Farrell, Bernadette (comp), God beyond all names, Growth in Grace and Holiness, Irregular

God in my living, there in my breathing (StF 497)

God in my living, there in my breathing     see details / comment

Categories: Growth in Grace and Holiness, Hughes, Tim (auth), Hughes, Tim (comp), Irregular, Wright, Paul Leddington

God of all power, and truth, and grace (StF 498i)

God of all power, and truth, and grace     see details / comment

Categories: 88.88. Long Metre, Gladstone, William Henry, Growth in Grace and Holiness, Guitar chords available, Ombersley, Wesley, Charles 1 Comment

God of all power, and truth, and grace (StF 498ii)

God of all power, and truth, and grace     see details / comment

Categories: 88.88. Long Metre, Antwerp, Growth in Grace and Holiness, Smallwood, William, Wesley, Charles

Great God, your love has called us here (StF 499)

Great God, your love has called us here     see details / comment

Categories: 88.88.88., Abingdon, Gathering in God's Presence, Growth in Grace and Holiness, Routley, Erik, Wren, Brian 4 Comments

Happy are they who find the grace (StF 500)

Happy are they who find the grace     see details / comment

Categories: 88.88. Long Metre, Antwerp, Growth in Grace and Holiness, Smallwood, William, Wesley, Charles

Help us, O Lord, to learn (StF 501)

Help us, O Lord, to learn
the truths your word imparts     see details / comment

Categories: 66.86 Short Metre, Growth in Grace and Holiness, Reid, William Watkins, Sandys, Vaughan Williams, Ralph

I know that my Redeemer lives (StF 502)

I know that my Redeemer lives,
and ever prays for me     see details / comment

Categories: 86.86. Common Metre, Growth in Grace and Holiness, Norton, Christopher, Seddon, Wesley, Charles

Love divine, all loves excelling (StF 503)

Love divine, all loves excelling     see details / comment

Categories: 87.87.D. (Trochaic), Blaenwern, Growth in Grace and Holiness, Rowlands, William Penfro, Wales, Wesley, Charles, Wright, Paul Leddington

May the mind of Christ my Saviour (StF 504)

May the mind of Christ my Saviour
live in me from day to day     see details / comment

Categories: 87.85., Barham-Gould, Arthur Cyril, Growth in Grace and Holiness, St Leonards (Barham-Gould), Wilkinson, Kate Barclay 2 Comments

More like you, Jesus, more like you (StF 505)

More like you, Jesus, more like you     see details / comment

Categories: Brown, Scott (auth), Brown, Scott (comp), Growth in Grace and Holiness, Guitar chords available, Irregular

My God! I know, I feel thee mine (StF 390)

My God! I know, I feel thee mine     see details / comment

Categories: 86.86. Common Metre, Evans, David J. (comp), Growth in Grace and Holiness, Stanley, Samuel, The Gift of the Holy Spirit, Warwick, Wesley, Charles

My heart is full of Christ, and longs (StF 506)

My heart is full of Christ, and longs
its glorious matter to declare!     see details / comment

Categories: 88.88.88., Growth in Grace and Holiness, Howgate, John, Wesley, Charles, Worsley

O for a heart to praise my God (StF 507)

O for a heart to praise my God     see details / comment

Categories: 86.86. Common Metre, Abridge, Growth in Grace and Holiness, Smith, Isaac, Wesley, Charles

Purify my heart, let me be as gold (StF 508)

Purify my heart, let me be as gold     see details / comment

Categories: Doerksen, Brian (auth), Doerksen, Brian (comp), Growth in Grace and Holiness, Guitar chords available, Irregular, Repentance and Forgiveness

Safe in the shadow of the Lord (StF 509)

Safe in the shadow of the Lord     see details / comment

Categories: 87.44.6., Creator God, Dudley-Smith, Timothy, Growth in Grace and Holiness, Warren, Norman

Says Jesus, Come and gather round (StF 510)

Says Jesus, ‘Come and gather round.
I want to teach my friends’     see details / comment

Categories: 86.86.88.86., Baptism/Thanksgiving Services, Fisher, Leith, French, Galbraith, Douglas (comp), Growth in Grace and Holiness, Guitar chords available, Our Journey with God, Une jeune pucelle

Speak in the stillness, God we pray (StF 511)

Speak in the stillness, God we pray     see details / comment

Categories: 88.88., Growth in Grace and Holiness, Hill, Gareth, Mayor, Roger, Vision (Mayor)

Stupendous height of heavenly love (StF 512)

Stupendous height of heavenly love     see details / comment

Categories: 88.88.88., Dura, Gauntlett, Henry John, Growth in Grace and Holiness, Wesley, Charles

Take this moment, sign, and space (StF 513)

Take this moment, sign, and space     see details / comment

Categories: 75.75., Bell, John L. (auth), Bell, John L. (comp), Growth in Grace and Holiness, Maule, Graham, Take this moment, Young people 2 Comments

The prophets’ voice comes down the years (StF 162)

The prophets’ voice comes down the years     see details / comment

Categories: 86.86.D. Double Common Metre, Church Anniversary, Croft, William, Growth in Grace and Holiness, Guitar chords available, Hinton, Alan, St Matthew, The Holy Scriptures

The thirsty deer longs for the streams (StF 514)

The thirsty deer longs for the streams     see details / comment

Categories: Caribbean, Growth in Grace and Holiness, Irregular, Mulrain, George, Wright, Paul Leddington 2 Comments

Unless the Lord builds the house we labour in vain (StF 515)

Unless the Lord builds the house we labour in vain     see details / comment

Categories: Growth in Grace and Holiness, Irregular, Nowell, Jonathan (auth), Nowell, Jonathan (comp)

What shall I do my God to love, my Saviour (StF 516)

What shall I do my God to love,
my Saviour, and the world’s, to praise?     see details / comment

Categories: 88.88.88., Growth in Grace and Holiness, Hémy, Henri Friedrich, Stella, Thiman, Eric, Wesley, Charles

When I was lost, you came and rescued me (StF 367)

When I was lost you rescued me     see details / comment

Categories: Christ the Saviour, Conversion and New Life, Growth in Grace and Holiness, Irregular, Simmonds, Kate (auth), Simmonds, Kate (comp), Simmonds, Miles (auth), Simmonds, Miles (comp), Young people 2 Comments

You are the vine (StF 258)

You are the Vine,
we are the branches     see details / comment

Categories: Daniels, Danny (auth), Daniels, Danny (comp), Growth in Grace and Holiness, Irregular, Rigby, Randy (auth), Rigby, Randy (comp), The Ministry of Jesus, Young people