Intercession and Petition

A bloodied child (“The boy in the ambulance”) (website only)

“A bloodied child foreshadowed by a cross” (“The boy in the ambulance”) by Andrew Pratt New on 19 August 2016 – a response to the widely viewed video image of a child rescued from a bombed building in Allepo, Syria     see details / comment

Categories: 10.10.10.10. and refrain, Conflict, Suffering and Doubt, Consecration, Eventide, Human Life and Relationships, Intercession and Petition, Latest hymns (submit to stfplus@methodistchurch.org.uk), Pratt, Andrew, Woodlands 2 Comments

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, Intercession and Petition, Latest hymns (submit to stfplus@methodistchurch.org.uk)

Lord, we recall your words (website only)

“Lord, we recall your words that speak of love” by Andrew Brown New on 22 October 2014 – a hymn suitable for Rembrance Sunday that explores the call to lay down one’s life for friends     see details / comment

Categories: 88.88.88., Brown, Andrew, Credo, Dura, Intercession and Petition, Latest hymns (submit to stfplus@methodistchurch.org.uk), Our Journey with God, Remembrance, Remembrance Sunday, The Passion and the Cross, Times and Seasons

Holy Spirit, be my Helper (website only)

“Holy Spirit, be my Helper” (“When alone I come before you”) by Harold Stutely New on 22 October 2014 – a prayer to the Holy Spirit in difficult times     see details / comment

Categories: 87.87.D. (Iambic), Abbot’s Leigh, Conflict, Suffering and Doubt, Intercession and Petition, Latest hymns (submit to stfplus@methodistchurch.org.uk), Stutely, Harold, The Gift of the Holy Spirit, Transformation 1 Comment

When innocence is fractured (website only)

“When innocence is fractured” by Gareth Hill New on 21 October 2014 (transferred from Methodist Church website) – written in response to the Boxing Day tsunami of 2004     see details / comment

Categories: 76.76.D., Aurelia, Christ the Saviour, Conflict, Suffering and Doubt, Hill, Gareth, Intercession and Petition, Latest hymns (submit to stfplus@methodistchurch.org.uk), Morning Light, Wolvercote 1 Comment

Give voice to the prophets who speak the hard word (website only)

“Give voice to the prophets who speak the hard word” by Michael Docker New on 28 June, 2012     see details / comment

Categories: 11.11.11.11. (11.11.11.11.) (see 5.6.5.6.D.), Conflict, Suffering and Doubt, Docker, Michael, Intercession and Petition, Intercessory response, Justice and Peace, Latest hymns (submit to stfplus@methodistchurch.org.uk), Mission and Evangelism, Routley, Erik, Stowey

Time for God (a responsive round) (website only)

“Time for God” by Barbara Honeyball Young – a sung response that can be sung as a round New on 7 February 2012     see details / comment

Categories: Gathering in God's Presence, Honeyball Young, Barbara (auth), Honeyball Young, Barbara (comp), Intercession and Petition, Latest hymns (submit to stfplus@methodistchurch.org.uk), Responses

Abide with me; fast falls the eventide (StF 141)

Abide with me; fast falls the eventide     see details / comment

Categories: 10.10.10.10.(10.10.10.10.), Death, Judgement, Eternal Life, Eventide, Intercession and Petition, Lyte, Henry Francis, Monk, William Henry, Morning and Evening 1 Comment

Author of faith, eternal Word (StF 457)

Author of faith, eternal Word     see details / comment

Categories: 88.88. Long Metre, Intercession and Petition, Mainzer, Mainzer, Joseph, Our Journey with God, Wesley, Charles

Beauty for brokenness (StF 693)

Beauty for brokenness,
hope for despair     see details / comment

Categories: God of the poor, Guitar chords available, Intercession and Petition, Irregular, Justice and Peace, Kendrick, Graham (auth), Kendrick, Graham (comp), Young people

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

Eternal Father, strong to save (StF 517)

Eternal Father, strong to save     see details / comment

Categories: 88.88.88., Dykes, John Bacchus, Intercession and Petition, Intercessory response, Melita, Whiting, William

Father, hear the prayer we offer (StF 518)

Father, hear the prayer we offer     see details / comment

Categories: 87.87. (Trochaic), English traditional, Intercession and Petition, Intercessory response, Sussex, Vaughan Williams, Ralph, Willis, Love Maria

Father, I place into your hands (StF 519)

Father, I place into your hands
the things I cannot do     see details / comment

Categories: Hewer, Jenny, Hewer, Jenny, Intercession and Petition, Intercessory response, Irregular

For the healing of the nations (StF 696)

For the healing of the nations,
Lord, we pray with one accord     see details / comment

Categories: 87.87.87., France, Grafton, Intercession and Petition, Justice and Peace, Kaan, Fred, Nicholson, Sydney Hugo, Rhuddlan

Give to me, Lord, a thankful heart (StF 520)

Give to me, Lord, a thankful heart     see details / comment

Categories: 86.88.6., Gatescarth, Intercession and Petition, Intercessory response, Micklem, Caryl (auth), Micklem, Caryl (comp)

Here as we kneel, here as we pray (StF 521)

Here as we kneel, here as we pray     see details / comment

Categories: Intercession and Petition, Intercessory response, Irregular, Stainsby, Clare (auth), Stainsby, Clare (comp)

I rejoiced when I heard them say (StF 26)

I rejoiced when I heard them say     see details / comment

Categories: Farrell, Bernadette (auth), Farrell, Bernadette (comp), Gathering in God's Presence, I rejoiced, Intercession and Petition, Irregular 2 Comments

I should like to speak to you (StF 522)

I should like to speak to you     see details / comment

Categories: Intercession and Petition, Irregular, Webb, Joy (auth), Webb, Joy (comp), Young people

It’s me, it’s me, O Lord (StF 523)

It’s me, it’s me, O Lord,
standing in the need of prayer     see details / comment

Categories: African American, Bell, John L. (comp), Intercession and Petition, Irregular, It's me, O Lord, Young people

Listening God, you hear us when we cannot speak (StF 524)

Listening God, you hear us when we cannot speak     see details / comment

Categories: 11.11.10.11., Dobson, Marjorie, Intercession and Petition, Laycock, Geoffrey, Noël Nouvelet

Look around you, can you see? (StF 525)

Look around you, can you see?     see details / comment

Categories: Clark, Jodi Page (auth), Clark, Jodi Page (comp), Guitar chords available, Intercession and Petition, Irregular

Lord of all hopefulness, Lord of all joy (StF 526)

Lord of all hopefulness, Lord of all joy     see details / comment

Categories: 10.11.11.11., Guitar chords available, Intercession and Petition, Irish, Routley, Erik, Slane, Struther, Jan

O Christ, the Healer, we have come (StF 653)

O Christ, the Healer, we have come
to pray for health, to plead for friends     see details / comment

Categories: 88.88. Long Metre, Angelus, Intercession and Petition, Joseph, Georg, Pratt Green, Fred, Reconciliation and Healing

Pray for a world where every child (StF 527)

Pray for a world where every child
finds welcome in a sheltered space     see details / comment

Categories: 88.88. Long Metre, Duck, Ruth (auth), Howarth, Ian, Intercession and Petition, Justice and Peace, Women against Violence

Pray for the Church, afflicted and oppressed (StF 711)

Pray for the Church, afflicted and oppressed     see details / comment

Categories: 10.10.10.10.10.10., Gibbons, Orlando, Intercession and Petition, Justice and Peace, Pratt Green, Fred, Song 1

Pray, without ceasing, pray (StF 528)

Pray, without ceasing, pray     see details / comment

Categories: 66.86.D. Double Short Metre, From strength to strength, Intercession and Petition, Naylor, Edward Woodall, Wesley, Charles

Prayer is the soul’s sincere desire (StF 529)

Prayer is the soul’s sincere desire     see details / comment

Categories: 86.86. Common Metre, Calkin, John Baptiste, Intercession and Petition, Montgomery, James, Nox Praecessit

Send down the fire of your justice (StF 413)

Send down the fire of your justice     see details / comment

Categories: Haugen, Marty (auth), Haugen, Marty (comp), Howarth, Ian, Intercession and Petition, Irregular, Justice and Peace, Mission and Evangelism, Wright, Paul Leddington

Tectonic plates beneath the ocean’s surface (website only)

“Tectonic plates beneath the ocean’s surface” by Andrew Pratt     see details / comment

Categories: 11.10.11.10. (11.10.11.10.), Conflict, Suffering and Doubt, Highwood, Intercession and Petition, Latest hymns (submit to stfplus@methodistchurch.org.uk), Pratt, Andrew, Terry, Richard Runciman, Wholeness of Creation

To be in your presence (StF 530)

To be in your presence,
to sit at your feet     see details / comment

Categories: Guitar chords available, Intercession and Petition, Richards, Noel (auth), Richards, Noël (comp), Wright, Paul Leddington, Young people 2 Comments

We gladly celebrate and praise (StF 120)

We gladly celebrate and praise     see details / comment

Categories: 86.86. Common Metre, Gaunt, Alan, Human Life and Relationships, Hutcheson, Charles, Intercession and Petition, Stracathro, Times and Seasons

We lay our broken world (StF 718)

We lay our broken world
in sorrow at your feet     see details / comment

Categories: 66.86 Short Metre, Briggs, Anna, Intercession and Petition, Intercessory response, Justice and Peace, Sorrow, Wright, Paul Leddington

We pray for peace (StF 719)

We pray for peace,
but not the easy peace     see details / comment

Categories: 46.66.68., Gaunt, Alan, Hounsfield, Intercession and Petition, Justice and Peace, Remembrance, Wood, Paul (comp), Wright, Paul Leddington

What a friend we have in Jesus (StF 531)

What a friend we have in Jesus     see details / comment

Categories: 87.87.D. (Trochaic), Conflict, Suffering and Doubt, Converse, Charles Crozat, Intercession and Petition, Scriven, Joseph Medlicott, What a Friend

When disaster strikes a nation (website only)

“When disaster strikes a nation” by Norman Goreham     see details / comment

Categories: 87.87.77., All Saints, Conflict, Suffering and Doubt, Goreham, Norman, Intercession and Petition, Justice and Peace, Latest hymns (submit to stfplus@methodistchurch.org.uk) Comments Off

When I needed a neighbour, were you there? (StF 256)

When I needed a neighbour, were you there?     see details / comment

Categories: Carter, Sydney (auth), Carter, Sydney (comp), Human Life and Relationships, Intercession and Petition, Intercessory response, Irregular, Mission and Evangelism, Neighbour, The Ministry of Jesus, Wright, Paul Leddington, Young people