Nature and Mystery of God

Two stars collide (website only)

“Two stars collide” by Andrew Pratt New on 18 October 2017 – Andrew’s response to a rare cosmic occurrance     see details / comment

Categories: 11.10.11.10. (11.10.11.10.), Creation and Providence, Hymns on StF+, Hymns only online (submit to stfplus@methodistchurch.org.uk), Nature and Mystery of God, Praise, Pratt, Andrew 1 Comment

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)

Fragile earth – experiencing God in the desert

Hymns about humanity’s experience of God’s created world – a reflection inspired by the Jewish festival of Sukkot     see details / comment

Categories: Creation and Providence, Exploring themes, Nature and Mystery of God, Our Journey with God, Worship Resources

No other name? (website only)

“No other name?” (“To help a fallen world”) by Harold Stutely New on 22 October 2014 – a challenge to Christians to reflect upon God’s love for those of other faiths     see details / comment

Categories: 66.66., Christ the Saviour, Higham Lane, Hymns only online (submit to stfplus@methodistchurch.org.uk), Mission and Evangelism, Nature and Mystery of God, Sent by the Lord, Stutely, Harold 2 Comments

We cannot bear the full light of your glory (website only)

“We cannot bear the full light of your glory” by Andrew Brown New on 20 June 2014 – a hymn about the mystery of God and our limited understanding of God’s will     see details / comment

Categories: 11.10.11.10. (11.10.11.10.), Brown, Andrew, Epiphany to Jesus's Baptism, Highwood, Hymns only online (submit to stfplus@methodistchurch.org.uk), Londonderry Air, Morning star, Nature and Mystery of God, The Holy Scriptures 1 Comment

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)

Light we now our candle’s flame (website only)

“Light we now our candle’s flame” by Norman J. Goreham New on 28 June, 2012     see details / comment

Categories: Acorn, Advent, Candle flame, Goreham, Norman, Hymns only online (submit to stfplus@methodistchurch.org.uk), Nature and Mystery of God, Praise, The Adoration of God, Trinity (Season), Wareing, Laurence (comp)

All people that on earth do dwell (StF 1)

All people that on earth do dwell     see details / comment

Categories: 88.88. Long Metre, Gathering, Gathering in God's Presence, Genevan Psalter, Guitar chords available, Kethe, William, Nature and Mystery of God, Old 100th, Praise

As if you were not there (StF 724)

As if you were not there,
the skies ignite and thunder     see details / comment

Categories: 67.88.9., Bell, John L. (auth), Bell, John L. (comp), Ilich, Irregular, Maule, Graham, Nature and Mystery of God, Wholeness of Creation 2 Comments

Before the world began (StF 101)

Before the world began,
one Word was there     see details / comment

Categories: 64.64.66.64., Advent, Bell, John L. (auth), Bell, John L. (comp), Christmas, Creation and Providence, Incarnation, Maule, Graham, Nature and Mystery of God

Come, let us sing to the One (StF 2)

Come, let us sing to the One     see details / comment

Categories: Getty, Keith (auth), Getty, Keith (comp), Getty, Kristyn (auth), Getty, Kristyn (comp), Guitar chords available, Irregular, Nature and Mystery of God, Praise, The Trinity, Trinity (Season) 6 Comments

Eternal God, your love’s tremendous glory (StF 3)

Eternal God, your love’s tremendous glory     see details / comment

Categories: 11.10.11.10. (11.10.11.10.), Calling and Commissioning, Gaunt, Alan, Guitar chords available, Highwood, Nature and Mystery of God, Praise, Terry, Richard Runciman, The Trinity, Trinity (Season)

Father in heaven, grant to your children (StF 4)

Father in heaven
grant to your children     see details / comment

Categories: 55.55.55.54., Guitar chords available, Halad, Maquiso, Elena G., Nature and Mystery of God, Niles, Daniel T., Peacock, David, Philippines, Praise, Praise and Thanksgiving, Reconciliation and Healing, The Gift of the Holy Spirit, The Ministry of Jesus

Father, in whom we live (StF 5)

Father, in whom we live     see details / comment

Categories: 66.86.D. Double Short Metre, Guitar chords available, Nature and Mystery of God, Praise, St Mary, Thanksgiving, The Trinity, Wesley, Charles, Wright, Paul Leddington

Father, we love you (StF 6)

Father, we love you,
we worship and adore you     see details / comment

Categories: Adkins, Donna (auth), Adkins, Donna (comp), Clarke, Martin V., Guitar chords available, Irregular, Nature and Mystery of God, Praise, The Trinity, Trinity (Season), Young people

From the highest of heights to the depths of the sea (StF 48)

From the highest of heights to the depths of the sea     see details / comment

Categories: Guitar chords available, Irregular, Nature and Mystery of God, Reeves, Jesse (auth), Story, Laura (auth), Story, Laura (comp), The Adoration of God

God beyond all names (StF 49)

God beyond all names     see details / comment

Categories: Bell, John L. (auth), Bell, John L. (comp), Chant, Irregular, Nature and Mystery of God, Responses, The Adoration of God, Unaccompanied

God with us: Creator, Father (StF 8)

God with us: Creator, Father     see details / comment

Categories: 87.87.D. (Trochaic), Beethoven, Ludwig van, Gaunt, Alan, Guitar chords available, Nature and Mystery of God, Ode to Joy, Repentance and Forgiveness, The Ministry of Jesus, Wholeness of Creation

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

Hail! Holy, holy, holy Lord! (StF 9)

Hail! Holy, holy, holy Lord!     see details / comment

Categories: 86.86. Common Metre, Dunfermline, Guitar chords available, Nature and Mystery of God, Praise, Scottish Psalter, The Trinity, Wesley, Charles

Holy Spirit, rain down, rain down (StF 384)

Holy Spirit, rain down, rain down     see details / comment

Categories: Fragar, Russell (auth), Fragar, Russell (comp), Guitar chords available, Irregular, Nature and Mystery of God, Pentecost, The Gift of the Holy Spirit, Uncategorized

Holy, holy, holy is the Lord God Almighty (StF 10)

Holy, holy, holy is the Lord God Almighty     see details / comment

Categories: Clarke, Martin V., Eucharistic, Fellingham, Nathan (auth), Fellingham, Nathan (comp), Guitar chords available, Irregular, Nature and Mystery of God, Praise, The Trinity, Young people

Holy, holy, holy, Lord God Almighty! (StF 11)

Holy, holy, holy, Lord God Almighty!     see details / comment

Categories: 11.12.12.10., Dykes, John Bacchus, Guitar chords available, Heber, Reginald, Nature and Mystery of God, Nicaea, Praise, The Trinity

Lord, you sometimes speak in wonders (StF 158)

Lord, you sometimes speak in wonders     see details / comment

Categories: Calling and Commissioning, Cleveland, Guitar chords available, Idle, Christopher, Irregular, Johnson, Christopher, Nature and Mystery of God, Stuttgart, Teaching, The Holy Scriptures 2 Comments

Morning glory, starlit sky (StF 12)

Morning glory, starlit sky     see details / comment

Categories: 77.77., Emma, Guitar chords available, Nature and Mystery of God, Praise, Vanstone, W. Hubert, Wright, Paul Leddington

Praise to the living God! (StF 87)

Praise to the living God!
All praised be his name     see details / comment

Categories: 66.84.D., Hebrew, Landsberg, Max, Leoni, Mann, Newton, Nature and Mystery of God, Olivers, Thomas (comp), Praise and Thanksgiving 3 Comments

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

Sing to him in whom creation (StF 14)

Sing to him in whom creation     see details / comment

Categories: 87.87.87., Guitar chords available, Hewlett, Michael, Nature and Mystery of God, Pentecost, Praise and Thanksgiving, Regent Square, Smart, Henry Thomas, The Adoration of God 1 Comment

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 splendour of the King (StF 15)

The splendour of the King     see details / comment

Categories: Cash, Ed, Guitar chords available, Irregular, Nature and Mystery of God, Praise, Reeves, Jesse (auth), Reeves, Jesse (comp), The Adoration of God, Tomlin, Chris (auth), Tomlin, Chris (comp), Trinity (Season)

We give immortal praise (StF 16)

We give immortal praise     see details / comment

Categories: 66.66.44.44. (see 66.66.88.), Croft's 136th, Croft, William, Nature and Mystery of God, Praise, The Trinity, Watts, Isaac

When the earth’s wild hidden forces (website only)

“When the earth’s wild hidden forces” by Norman Brookes     see details / comment

Categories: 87.87.47. (extended), Brookes, Norman, Cwm Rhondda, Hymns only online (submit to stfplus@methodistchurch.org.uk), Nature and Mystery of God, Wholeness of Creation 1 Comment

With gladness we worship (StF 17)

With gladness we worship, rejoice as we sing     see details / comment

Categories: 11.11.11.11. (11.11.11.11.) (see 5.6.5.6.D.), Datchet, Elvey, George Job, Gathering, Gathering in God's Presence, Nature and Mystery of God, Praise and Thanksgiving, Rawson, George, The Adoration of God