Our Journey with God

Pay heed to the people you meet on the journey (website only)

“Pay heed to the people you meet on the journey” by Dominic Grant New on 7 September 2017 – early Christians rise to the challenge of giving shelter to the traveller     see details / comment

Categories: 12.11.12.11., Articles, Grant, Dominic, Hymns on StF+, Hymns only online (submit to stfplus@methodistchurch.org.uk), Our Journey with God, People of faith, Refugee Sunday, The Ministry of Jesus, The road and miles...

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

You call us to the wilderness (website only)

“You call us to the wilderness” by Paul Wood and Ian Worsfold New on 30 June 2015 – finding strength and gift from desolate and “barren” times     see details / comment

Categories: 86.86.D. Double Common Metre, Conflict, Suffering and Doubt, Hymns only online (submit to stfplus@methodistchurch.org.uk), Kingsfold, Lent/Christ's temptation, Our Journey with God, Watson, Wood, Paul (auth), Worsfold, Ian (auth)

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

Christ be in my understanding (website only)

“Christ be in my understanding” by Rachael Prince New on 9 March 2015 – a hymn influenced by celtic traditions for use throughout the day     see details / comment

Categories: Calling and Commissioning, Dismissal/Sending Out, Hymns only online (submit to stfplus@methodistchurch.org.uk), Morning and Evening, Our Journey with God, Prince, Rachael (auth), Prince, Rachael (comp)

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

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, Hymns only online (submit to stfplus@methodistchurch.org.uk), Intercession and Petition, Our Journey with God, Remembrance, Remembrance Sunday, The Passion and the Cross, Times and Seasons

The world we thought we knew is changing fast (website only)

“The world we thought we knew is changing fast” by Rosemary Wakelin New on 1 April 2014 – facing change; trusting in God     see details / comment

Categories: 10.10.10.10.(10.10.10.10.), Athair Uile-chumhachdaich, Covenant, Gathering in God's Presence, Hymns only online (submit to stfplus@methodistchurch.org.uk), New Year: Watchnight, Our Journey with God, Strawberry Hill, Wakelin, Rosemary, Woodlands

Eternal source of humankind (website only)

“Eternal source of humankind” by Gary Hopkins New on 9 July 2013 – a prayer for the support of God’s Spirit as we encounter the pressures of modern living     see details / comment

Categories: 86.886.(6), Conflict, Suffering and Doubt, Gatescarth, Hopkins, Gary, Hymns only online (submit to stfplus@methodistchurch.org.uk), Our Journey with God, Repton, The Gift of the Holy Spirit

Timeless God, you hold our story (website only)

“Timeless God, you hold our story” by Gareth Hill New on 5 June 2013 – written for the 70th Anniversary of MHA, Methodism’s housing and care charity for older people     see details / comment

Categories: 87.87.D. (Trochaic), Calon Lân, Hill, Gareth, Hymns only online (submit to stfplus@methodistchurch.org.uk), Methodist Homes Sunday, Mission and Evangelism, Our Journey with God

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

Remembering Mary (website only)

“Remembering Mary” by Gillian Collins New on 24 December 2012 – a text that offers not only an overview of the life of Mary, the mother of Jesus, but also records all that the incarnation will mean for Jesus     see details / comment

Categories: 11.11.11.11. (11.11.11.11.) (see 5.6.5.6.D.), Christmas, Collins, Gillian, Cranham, Hymns only online (submit to stfplus@methodistchurch.org.uk), Our Journey with God, The Ministry of Jesus, The Passion and the Cross

Got a race to run (website only)

“Got a race to run” by Paul Thompson New on 28 June, 2012 – an Olympic-themed song for children     see details / comment

Categories: Hymns only online (submit to stfplus@methodistchurch.org.uk), Our Journey with God, Thompson, Paul (auth), Thompson, Paul (comp), Young people

The witnesses are watching (website only)

“The witnesses are watching” by Andrew Pratt New on 20 April, 2012 (transferred from Methodist Church website)     see details / comment

Categories: 76.76.D., Commitment/Dedication, Covenant, Crüger, Crüger, Johann, Hymns only online (submit to stfplus@methodistchurch.org.uk), Monk, William Henry, Our Journey with God, Pratt, Andrew

Lord save us from the desert (website only)

“Lord save us from the desert” by Rachel Parkinson New on 14 February, 2012 (transferred from Methodist Church website)     see details / comment

Categories: 7.6.8.6.8.6.8.6., Hymns only online (submit to stfplus@methodistchurch.org.uk), Lent/Christ's temptation, Our Journey with God, Parkinson, Rachel

All my hope on God is founded (StF 455i)

All my hope on God is founded     see details / comment

Categories: 87.87.33.7., Bridges, Robert, Howells, Herbert, Michael, Neander, Joachim, Our Journey with God

All my hope on God is founded (StF 455ii)

All my hope on God is founded     see details / comment

Categories: 87.87.33.7., Bach, Johann Sebastian, Bridges, Robert, Meine Hoffnung, Neander, Joachim, Our Journey with God

And are we yet alive (StF 456)

And are we yet alive,
and see each other’s face?     see details / comment

Categories: 66.86. Short Metre and Alleluias, Church Anniversary, Falcon Street, Gathering, New Year: Watchnight, Our Journey with God, Smith, Isaac, Wesley, Charles

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

Away with our fears! (StF 458)

Away with our fears!     see details / comment

Categories: 56.9.66.9., Jones, Ivor H. (comp), Muff Field, Our Journey with God, Wesley, Charles, Wesleys - anniversary hymns

Best of all is God is with us (StF 610)

Best of all is God is with us     see details / comment

Categories: 87.87. (Trochaic), Abbott, Evelyn, F., Chapel Brae, Christmas, Death, Judgement, Eternal Life, Easter, Guitar chords available, Human Life and Relationships, Our Journey with God, Pratt, Andrew, Wesleys - anniversary hymns

Captain of Israel’s host, and Guide (StF 459)

Captain of Israel’s host, and Guide     see details / comment

Categories: 88.88.88., David, John Winter, Guitar chords available, Marienlyst, Our Journey with God, 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

Christ is the world’s light, Christ and none other (StF 346)

Christ is the world’s light, Christ and none other     see details / comment

Categories: 11.11.11.5. (see 10.11.11.6.), Christ the Saviour, Christe Sanctorum, Evans, David J. (comp), Our Journey with God, Pratt Green, Fred, The Trinity, Young people

Come, let us anew our journey pursue (StF 460)

Come, let us anew our journey pursue     see details / comment

Categories: 55.5.11., Bridge, John Frederick, Derby, Our Journey with God, Wesley, Charles, Wesley, John 2 Comments

Come, O thou Traveller unknown (StF 461i)

Come, O thou Traveller unknown     see details / comment

Categories: 88.88.88., Our Journey with God, Wesley, Charles, Wesley, Samuel Sebastian, Wrestling Jacob

Come, O thou Traveller unknown (StF 461ii)

Come, O thou Traveller unknown     see details / comment

Categories: 88.88.88., Morrison, Nicola, Our Journey with God, Poole, Wesley, Charles

Come with me, come wander, come welcome the world (StF 462)

Come with me, come wander, come welcome the world     see details / comment

Categories: Bell, John L. (auth), Bell, John L. (comp), Calling and Commissioning, Irregular, Maule, Graham, Our Journey with God

Deep in the shadows of the past (StF 463)

Deep in the shadows of the past     see details / comment

Categories: 86.86.D. Double Common Metre, English traditional, Kingsfold, Our Journey with God, The Holy Scriptures, Vaughan Williams, Ralph, Wren, Brian

Even though I walk through the valley of the shadow of death (StF 626)

Even though I walk through the valley of the shadow of death     see details / comment

Categories: Conflict, Suffering and Doubt, Irregular, Our Journey with God, Redman, Beth (auth), Redman, Beth (comp), Redman, Matt (auth), Redman, Matt (comp)

God it was who said to Abraham (StF 464)

God it was who said to Abraham     see details / comment

Categories: 87.87.D. (Trochaic), Bell, John L. (auth), Bell, John L. (comp), Calling and Commissioning, Dismissal/Sending Out, Gaelic, Irregular, Jesus calls us, Maule, Graham, Our Journey with God, The Communion of Saints

Guide me, O thou great Jehovah (StF 465)

Guide me, O thou great Jehovah     see details / comment

Categories: 87.87.47. (extended), Cwm Rhondda, Hughes, John, Our Journey with God, Wales, Williams, Peter, Williams, William

Have faith in God, my heart (StF 466)

Have faith in God, my heart     see details / comment

Categories: 66.86 Short Metre, Our Journey with God, Redemptor, Rees, Bryn, Wilson, John

I need thee every hour (StF 467)

I need thee every hour     see details / comment

Categories: 64.64. and refrain, Hawks, Annie Sherwood, I Need Thee, Lowry, Robert (comp), Our Journey with God

I was on your mind (StF 468)

I was on your mind
long before you formed the earth     see details / comment

Categories: Dalton, Mick (auth), Dalton, Mick (comp), Irregular, Morrison, Nicola, Our Journey with God

I watch the sunrise lighting the sky (StF 469)

I watch the sunrise lighting the sky     see details / comment

Categories: Glynn, John (auth), Glynn, John (comp), Irregular, Our Journey with God

Lift high the Cross, the love of Christ proclaim (StF 276)

Lift high the Cross, the love of Christ proclaim     see details / comment

Categories: 10.10. and refrain, Crucifer, Dismissal/Sending Out, Kitchin, G.W., Newbolt, M. R., Nicholson, Sydney Hugo, Our Journey with God, Prophet, Priest and King, The Passion and the Cross

Lord I come to you (StF 471)

Lord I come to you,
let my heart be changed, renewed     see details / comment

Categories: Bullock, Geoff (auth), Bullock, Geoff (comp), Confession, Conversion and New Life, Guitar chords available, Irregular, Our Journey with God

Lord, for the years your love has kept and guided (StF 470)

Lord, for the years your love has kept and guided     see details / comment

Categories: 11.10.11.10. (11.10.11.10.), Baughen, Michael, Church Anniversary, Dudley-Smith, Timothy, Iliff, David, Our Journey with God

May the Sending One sing in you (StF 472i)

May the Sending One sing in you     see details / comment

Categories: 88.89., Our Journey with God, Ruddle, Valerie, Sending One, Wren, Brian

May the Sending One sing in you (StF 472ii)

May the Sending One sing in you     see details / comment

Categories: 88.89., Our Journey with God, Warwick Lane, Wren, Brian, Wright, Paul Leddington

Moses, I know you’re the man, the Lord said (StF 473)

‘Moses, I know you’re the man’, the Lord said     see details / comment

Categories: Irregular, Our Journey with God, The People of God, White, Estelle (auth), White, Estelle (comp), Young people

Neither death, nor life, nor angels nor powers (StF 474)

Neither death, nor life, nor angels nor powers     see details / comment

Categories: Haugen, Marty (auth), Haugen, Marty (comp), Intercessory response, Irregular, Our Journey with God, Short song

Not far beyond the sea nor high (StF 159)

Not beyond the sea nor high above the heavens, but very nigh     see details / comment

Categories: 88.6.D., Caird, G. B., Manna, Our Journey with God, Schicht, Johann Gottfried, The Communion of Saints, The Holy Scriptures

O blessed spring, where Word and sign (StF 617)

O blessed spring, where Word and sign
embrace us into Christ the Vine     see details / comment

Categories: 88.88. Long Metre, Cherwien, Susan Palo, Come Together, Human Life and Relationships, Our Journey with God, Owens, Jimmy, Peacock, David

O God of Bethel, by whose hand thy people still are fed (StF 475)

O God of Bethel, by whose hand thy people still are fed     see details / comment

Categories: 86.86. Common Metre, Doddridge, Philip, Haydn, Johann Michael, Logan, John, Our Journey with God, Salzburg

O God, you search me and you know me (StF 728)

O God, you search me and you know me     see details / comment

Categories: Farrell, Bernadette (auth), Farrell, Bernadette (comp), Guitar chords available, Irregular, Our Journey with God, Praise, Wholeness of Creation

One more step along the world I go (StF 476)

One more step along the world I go     see details / comment

Categories: Carter, Sydney (auth), Carter, Sydney (comp), Irregular, Our Journey with God, Southcote, Young people 2 Comments

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

Teach me to dance to the beat of your heart (StF 477)

Teach me to dance to the beat of your heart     see details / comment

Categories: Guitar chords available, Irregular, Kendrick, Graham (auth), Kendrick, Graham (comp), Our Journey with God, Thompson, Steve (auth), Thompson, Steve (comp), Young people 1 Comment

Thank you, O God, for the time that is now (StF 478)

Thank you, O God, for the time that is now     see details / comment

Categories: 10.10.10.10.(10.10.10.10.), Kaan, Fred, Kittel, Johann Christian, Our Journey with God, Quedlinburg, Wright, Paul Leddington

The King of love my shepherd is (StF 479)

The King of love my shepherd is     see details / comment

Categories: 87.87. (Iambic), Baker, Henry Williams, Dominus Regit Me, Dykes, John Bacchus, Our Journey with God

The Lord’s my Shepherd, I’ll not want (StF 480)

The Lord’s my Shepherd, I’ll not want     see details / comment

Categories: 86.86. Common Metre, Crimond, Guitar chords available, Irvine, Jessie Seymour, McKie, William, Our Journey with God 4 Comments

The Lord’s my shepherd, I’ll not want (StF 481)

The Lord’s my shepherd, I’ll not want     see details / comment

Categories: Guitar chords available, Irregular, Our Journey with God, Townend, Stuart (auth), Townend, Stuart (comp), Wright, Paul Leddington, Young people

There is no moment of my life (StF 482)

There is no moment of my life     see details / comment

Categories: 86.86. Common Metre, Foley, Brian, Hopkins, Edward John, Kenwyn, Our Journey with God 3 Comments

This, this is the God we adore (StF 67)

This, this is the God we adore     see details / comment

Categories: 88.88., Celeste, Guitar chords available, Hart, Joseph, Lancashire Sunday School, Our Journey with God, The Adoration of God

To be a soldier (StF 133)

To be a soldier,
to fight for peace till war shall end     see details / comment

Categories: Bell, John L. (auth), Bell, John L. (comp), Irregular, Justice and Peace, Maule, Graham, Miles Christi, Our Journey with God, Remembrance, Remembrance Sunday, Times and Seasons

We are marching in the light of God (StF 483)

We are marching in the light of God     see details / comment

Categories: Guitar chords available, Irregular, Maries, Andrew, Nyberg, Anders (auth), Nyberg, Anders (comp), Our Journey with God, Siyahamba, South Africa, Young people

We will walk with God, my brothers (StF 484)

We will walk with God, my brothers     see details / comment

Categories: Anonymous (auth), Guitar chords available, Irregular, Our Journey with God, Sizohamba naye, Swaziland

When we are living, we are in the Lord (StF 485)

When we are living, we are in the Lord     see details / comment

Categories: 10.10.10.10.(10.10.10.10.), Bell, John L. (auth), Escamilla, Robert, Guitar chords available, Mexico, Our Journey with God, Somos del Senor, Young people

Who would true valour see (StF 486)

Who would true valour see,
let him come hither     see details / comment

Categories: 65.65.66.65., Bunyan, John, English traditional, Monks Gate, Our Journey with God, Vaughan Williams, Ralph

You shall go out with joy (StF 487)

You shall go out with joy
and be led forth with peace     see details / comment

Categories: Clarke, Martin V., Dauermann, Stuart (auth), Dauermann, Stuart (comp), Dismissal/Sending Out, Irregular, Our Journey with God, Rubin, Steffi (auth), Rubin, Steffi (comp), Young people

You showed us mercy (StF 488)

You showed us mercy
when we were in darkness     see details / comment

Categories: Clayton, Carol, Irregular, Morrison, Nicola, Our Journey with God, Worsfold, Ian (auth)