Jesus Risen and Ascended

Like Thomas (Life is hard at times) (website only)

“Life is hard at times” by Heather Gallagher New on 9 August, 2017 – the example of Thomas as an inspiration when “faith is low”     see details / comment

Categories: Conflict, Suffering and Doubt, Gallagher, Heather, Hymns only online (submit to stfplus@methodistchurch.org.uk), Jesus Risen and Ascended, Lent and Easter, Our Journey with God

God eternal, timeless moment (website only)

“God eternal, timeless moment” by David Lees New on 31 May, 2017 – a hymn suitable for Trinity Sunday and throughout the year     see details / comment

Categories: 87.87.D. (Iambic), Blaenwern, Easter, Hymns only online (submit to stfplus@methodistchurch.org.uk), Jesus Risen and Ascended, Lee, David (auth), Nature and Mystery of God, Praise, Saltash, Scarlet Ribbons, Trinity (Season)

God who knows our darkest moments (website only)

“God who knows our darkest moments” by Gareth Hill New on 20 October, 2016 – written to mark the 50th anniversary of the Aberfan disaster, a hymn that speaks to all our griefs and to God’s unfailing constancy and love     see details / comment

Categories: 87.87.D. (Iambic), Articles, Big questions, Conflict, Suffering and Doubt, Dim ond Iesu, Hill, Gareth, Hymns only online (submit to stfplus@methodistchurch.org.uk), Jesus Risen and Ascended 3 Comments

In this house all people will be welcome (website only)

“In this house all people will be welcome” by Paul McDermott New on 16 November 2015 – a hymn about transforming a church of welcome into lives of service     see details / comment

Categories: Commitment/Dedication, Gathering, Gathering in God's Presence, Hymns only online (submit to stfplus@methodistchurch.org.uk), Jesus Risen and Ascended, McDermott, Paul, Mission and Evangelism

Great God, whose name and heart is love (website only)

“Great God, whose name and heart is love” by Andy Fyall New on 3 July 2015 – a hymn that challenges Christians to offer hope to others and witness to the God of peace     see details / comment

Categories: 88.88. Long Metre, Easter, Fulda, Fyall, Andy, Hymns only online (submit to stfplus@methodistchurch.org.uk), Jesus Risen and Ascended, Justice and Peace, Niagara, O Waly Waly, Remembrance Sunday 2 Comments

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

What peace is there for tarnished lives (website only)

“What peace is there for tarnished lives” by Andrew Pratt New on 15 April 2014 – a post-Easter reflection     see details / comment

Categories: 88.86., Brown, Arthur Henry, Hymns only online (submit to stfplus@methodistchurch.org.uk), Jesus Risen and Ascended, Pratt, Andrew, Repentance and Forgiveness, Saffron Walden

New Jerusalem (website only)

“And did God’s feet in ancient time” (“New Jerusalem”) by Andrew T. Murphy New on 3 October, 2012 – a re-working of William Blake’s text with words that offer a flexible resource for many occasions.     see details / comment

Categories: Advent, Easter, Eucharistic, Holy Communion, Hymns only online (submit to stfplus@methodistchurch.org.uk), Jesus Risen and Ascended, Justice and Peace, Murphy, Andrew T 6 Comments

Safe, locked inside that upper room (website only)

“Safe, locked inside that upper room” by Marjorie Dobson New on 1 March, 2012 (transferred from Methodist Church website)     see details / comment

Categories: 88.88. Long Metre, Conflict, Suffering and Doubt, Dobson, Marjorie, Hymns only online (submit to stfplus@methodistchurch.org.uk), Jackson, Robert, Jesus Risen and Ascended, Niagara 3 Comments

Was it the shaking ground that moved (website only)

“Was it the shaking ground that moved” by Andrew Pratt New on 1 March, 2012 (transferred from Methodist Church website)     see details / comment

Categories: 88.88., Armes, Philip, Galilee, Hymns only online (submit to stfplus@methodistchurch.org.uk), Jesus Risen and Ascended, Pratt, Andrew, Truro, Williams, Thomas

After darkness, light (StF 292)

After darkness, light     see details / comment

Categories: 55.54., Hoare, Brian (comp), Jesus Risen and Ascended, Pratt Green, Fred, Ridgeway 1 Comment

All heaven declares (StF 293)

All heaven declares
the glory of the risen Lord     see details / comment

Categories: Guitar chords available, Irregular, Jesus Risen and Ascended, Praise, Richards, Noel (auth), Richards, Noël (comp), Richards, Tricia (auth), Richards, Tricia (comp), The Adoration of God, Wright, Paul Leddington, Young people

All you that seek the Lord who died (StF 294)

All you that seek the Lord who died     see details / comment

Categories: 88.88. Long Metre, Harrison, Ralph, Jesus Risen and Ascended, Warrington, Wesley, Charles

Alleluia, alleluia, give thanks to the risen Lord (StF 295)

Alleluia, alleluia,
give thanks to the risen Lord     see details / comment

Categories: Alleluia, Alleluia, Fishel, Don (auth), Fishel, Donald (comp), Irregular, Jesus Risen and Ascended, Warren, Norman, Young people

Be thou my vision, O Lord of my heart (StF 545)

Be thou my vision, O Lord of my heart     see details / comment

Categories: 10.11.11.11., Byrne, Mary, Clarke, Martin V., Commitment/Dedication, Guitar chords available, Hull, Eleanor, Irish, Jesus Risen and Ascended, Routley, Erik, Slane

Christ has risen while earth slumbers (StF 296)

Christ has risen while earth slumbers     see details / comment

Categories: 87.87.D. (Trochaic), Bell, John L. (auth), Bell, John L. (comp), Easter, Jesus Risen and Ascended, Maule, Graham, Transformation 1 Comment

Christ is alive! Let Christians sing (StF 297)

Christ is alive! Let Christians sing     see details / comment

Categories: 88.88. Long Metre, Easter, Jesus Risen and Ascended, Praise, Reconciliation and Healing, Truro, Williams, Thomas, Wren, Brian

Christ the Lord is risen today; Alleluia! (StF 298)

Christ the Lord is risen today; Alleluia!     see details / comment

Categories: 77.77. and Alleluias, Clarke, Martin V., Easter, Easter Hymn, Jesus Risen and Ascended, Monk, William Henry, Praise, Wesley, Charles

Colours of day dawn into my mind (StF 167)

Colours of day dawn into my mind     see details / comment

Categories: 9.10.10.11 and refrain, Advent, Calling and Commissioning, Jesus Risen and Ascended, Light up the fire, McClellan, Sue (auth), McClellan, Sue (comp), Paculabo, John (auth), Paculabo, John (comp), Ryecroft, Keith (auth), Ryecroft, Keith (comp), Wright, Paul Leddington, Young people

Darkness like a shroud covers the earth (StF 170)

Darkness like a shroud covers the earth     see details / comment

Categories: Advent, Irregular, Jesus Risen and Ascended, Kendrick, Graham (auth), Kendrick, Graham (comp)

Easter jubilation fills the streets and towns (StF 299)

Easter jubilation fills the streets and towns     see details / comment

Categories: Easter, Irregular, Jesus Risen and Ascended, Johnson, Helen (auth), Johnson, Helen (comp), Johnson, Mark (auth), Johnson, Mark (comp), Praise, Wright, Paul Leddington, Young people

Hail the day that sees him rise, Alleluia! (StF 300)

Hail the day that sees him rise, Alleluia!     see details / comment

Categories: 77.77. and Alleluias, Easter, Jesus Risen and Ascended, Llanfair, Praise, Wales, Wesley, Charles, Williams, Robert

Hail, thou once despised Jesus (StF 301)

Hail, thou once despised Jesus     see details / comment

Categories: 87.87.D. (Trochaic), Austria, Bakewell, John, Croatia, Haydn, Franz Joseph, Jesus Risen and Ascended

He has risen (StF 302)

He has risen,
he has risen     see details / comment

Categories: Coates, Gerald (auth), Coates, Gerald (comp), Irregular, Jesus Risen and Ascended, Richards, Noel (auth), Richards, Noël (comp), Richards, Tricia (auth), Richards, Tricia (comp), Wright, Paul Leddington, Young people

I know that my Redeemer lives (StF 303)

I know that my Redeemer lives     see details / comment

Categories: 88.88. Long Metre, Jesus Risen and Ascended, Medley, Samuel, Torquay, Youens, William

Jesus is risen, alleluia! (StF 304)

Jesus is risen, alleluia!     see details / comment

Categories: 99.99. and refrain, Bell, John L. (auth), Bell, John L. (comp), Easter, Jesus Risen and Ascended, Kyamanywa, Bernard, Mfurahini Haleluya, Praise, Tanzania

Low in the grave he lay (StF 305)

Low in the grave he lay     see details / comment

Categories: 65.64. and refrain, Christ Arose, Easter, Jesus Risen and Ascended, Lowry, Robert (auth), Lowry, Robert (comp), Praise

Now the green blade rises from the buried grain (StF 306)

Now the green blade rises from the buried grain     see details / comment

Categories: 11.11.10.11., Crum, J. M .C., Death, Judgement, Eternal Life, Easter, France, Jesus Risen and Ascended, Laycock, Geoffrey, Noël Nouvelet, Times and Seasons 1 Comment

On the day of resurrection (StF 307)

On the day of resurrection     see details / comment

Categories: 87.87. (Trochaic), Easter, Emmaus, Jesus Risen and Ascended, Peterson, Michael, Sedio, Mark, Webb, Charles H.

On the journey to Emmaus with our hearts cold as stone (StF 308)

On the journey to Emmaus with our hearts cold as stone     see details / comment

Categories: Columcille, Easter, Haugen, Marty (auth), Haugen, Marty (comp), Irregular, Jesus Risen and Ascended, Young people

See, what a morning, gloriously bright (StF 309)

See, what a morning, gloriously bright     see details / comment

Categories: Easter, Getty, Keith (auth), Getty, Keith (comp), Guitar chords available, Irregular, Jesus Risen and Ascended, Townend, Stuart (auth), Townend, Stuart (comp), Wright, Paul Leddington, Young people

Sing a song, sing a joyful song (StF 310)

Sing a song, sing a joyful song     see details / comment

Categories: Easter, Guitar chords available, Irregular, Jesus Risen and Ascended, Johnson, Helen (auth), Johnson, Helen (comp), Johnson, Mark (auth), Johnson, Mark (comp), Praise, Young people

Sing of a God in majestic divinity (StF 13)

Sing of a God in majestic divinity     see details / comment

Categories: 11.10.11.10. (11.10.11.10.), Guitar chords available, Jesus Risen and Ascended, Nature and Mystery of God, O'Driscoll, Herbert, Praise, The Trinity, Trinity (Season), Vaughan Williams, Ralph, Was lebet, was schwebet

The day of resurrection (StF 311)

The day of resurrection,
earth, tell it out abroad!     see details / comment

Categories: 76.76.D., Easter, Ellacombe, Germany, Jesus Risen and Ascended, Neale, John Mason, Praise

The desolate Messiah dies (StF 283)

The desolate Messiah dies     see details / comment

Categories: 86.86.84., Hill, Gareth, Holy Week, Jesus Risen and Ascended, Lee, David (comp), Nature and Mystery of God, Prophet, Priest and King, The Passion and the Cross, Whinney Hill

The head that once was crowned with thorns (StF 312)

The head that once was crowned with thorns     see details / comment

Categories: 86.86. Common Metre, Clarke, Jeremiah, Jesus Risen and Ascended, Kelly, Thomas, St Magnus (Nottingham)

Thine be the glory (StF 313)

Thine be the glory     see details / comment

Categories: 55.65.65.65. and refrain, Budry, Edmond L., Easter, Handel, George Frederick, Hoyle, Richard B., Jesus Risen and Ascended, Praise 1 Comment

This joyful Eastertide (StF 314)

This joyful Eastertide     see details / comment

Categories: 67.67. and refrain, Easter, Jesus Risen and Ascended, Vreuchten, Wood, Charles

We have a gospel to proclaim (StF 418)

We have a gospel to proclaim     see details / comment

Categories: 88.88. Long Metre, Burns, Edward J., Christ the Saviour, Fulda, Gardiner, William, Jesus Risen and Ascended, Mission and Evangelism, Young people

We sing the praise of Jesus (StF 315)

We sing the praise of Jesus     see details / comment

Categories: 76.76.D., Jesus Risen and Ascended, Morning Light, Wallwork, Norman, Webb, George James

When Easter to the dark world came (StF 316)

When Easter to the dark world came     see details / comment

Categories: 88. and refrain, Boyce-Tillman, June, Easter, English traditional, Guitar chords available, Hamilton, W. H., Jesus Risen and Ascended, Percival, Allen Dain, Praise, Young people