87.87.D. (Trochaic)

To the dark place bring a candle (website only)

“To the dark place bring a candle” by Richard Lucas New on 16 November 2015 – two versions of a hymn for times of darkness: in response to war or natural disaster, and for those caring for older people suffering from memory loss     see details / comment

Categories: 87.87.D. (Trochaic), Conflict, Suffering and Doubt, Human Life and Relationships, Latest hymns (submit to stfplus@methodistchurch.org.uk), Lucas, Richard, Scarlet Ribbons

Who is this, whose face shines brighter (website only)

“Who is this, whose face shines brighter” by Vince Gilbert New on 8 July 2015 – a hymn that takes the mountain-top transfiguration of Jesus as the focal point for reflecting on Jesus’ life and example     see details / comment

Categories: 87.87.D. (Trochaic), Bethany, Calling and Commissioning, Gilbert, Vince, Latest hymns (submit to stfplus@methodistchurch.org.uk), Transfiguration

If we claim to love our neighbour (website only)

“If we claim to love our neighbour” by Andrew Pratt New on 9 April 2015 – exploring the challenging realities of Christian social holiness. With a commentary by Andrew Bradstock.     see details / comment

Categories: 87.87.D. (Trochaic), Bethany, Human Life and Relationships, Justice and Peace, Latest hymns (submit to stfplus@methodistchurch.org.uk), Pratt, Andrew, Scarlet Ribbons 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, Jesus calls us, Jesus Risen and Ascended, Latest hymns (submit to stfplus@methodistchurch.org.uk), Low, Adrian, Our Journey with God, Scarlet Ribbons 4 Comments

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, Latest hymns (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, Latest hymns (submit to stfplus@methodistchurch.org.uk), Lent/Christ's temptation, New Year: Watchnight, Our Journey with God, Wales 2 Comments

Alleluia! Sing to Jesus (StF 568)

Alleluia! Sing to Jesus,
his the sceptre, his the throne     see details / comment

Categories: 87.87.D. (Trochaic), Dix, William Chatterton, Eucharistic, Holy Communion, Hyfrydol, Prichard, Rowland Huw, Wales

By a monument of marble (StF 131)

By a monument of marble,
or a simple wooden cross     see details / comment

Categories: 87.87.D. (Trochaic), Bell, John L. (comp), Danzig, Evelyn, Dobson, Marjorie, Remembrance, Remembrance Sunday, Scarlet Ribbons, Times and Seasons

Called by Christ to be disciples (StF 660)

Called by Christ to be disciples     see details / comment

Categories: 87.87.D. (Trochaic), Calling and Commissioning, Grindle, Harry, Leckebusch, Martin E., Stranmills

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, our King before creation (StF 318)

Christ, our King before creation     see details / comment

Categories: 87.87.D. (Trochaic), Ascension, Calling and Commissioning, Christ the Saviour, Jones, Ivor H. (auth), Love Divine (Zündel), Muff Field, Prophet, Priest and King, Zündel, John

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

Cradled in a manger, meanly (StF 197i)

Cradled in a manger, meanly     see details / comment

Categories: 87.87.D. (Trochaic), Beecher, Henry Ward, Christmas, Rowe, George S., Saltash (Pleading Saviour), Vaughan Williams, Ralph

Cradled in a manger, meanly (StF 197ii)

Cradled in a manger, meanly     see details / comment

Categories: 87.87.D. (Trochaic), Christmas, Dunman, S. J. P., Rowe, George S., St Winifred

For the music of creation (StF 74)

For the music of creation     see details / comment

Categories: 87.87.D. (Trochaic), Murray, Shirley Erena, Parry, Charles Hubert Hastings, Praise and Thanksgiving, Rustington

Glorious things of thee are spoken (StF 748)

Glorious things of thee are spoken     see details / comment

Categories: 87.87.D. (Trochaic), Austria, Croatia, Haydn, Franz Joseph, Newton, John, The Communion of Saints

God has spoken – by his prophets (StF 157)

God has spoken – by his prophets     see details / comment

Categories: 87.87.D. (Trochaic), Briggs, George Wallace, Hyfrydol, Prichard, Rowland Huw, The Holy Scriptures, Trinity (Season), Wales

God is here! As we his people (StF 25)

God is here! As we his people     see details / comment

Categories: 87.87.D. (Trochaic), Bethany, Gathering in God's Presence, Pratt Green, Fred, Smart, Henry Thomas, Sunday

God is Love: let heaven adore him (StF 103)

God is love: let heaven adore him     see details / comment

Categories: 87.87.D. (Trochaic), Conflict, Suffering and Doubt, Creation and Providence, Death, Judgement, Eternal Life, Hyfrydol, Parry, Charles Hubert Hastings, Praise and Thanksgiving, Rees, Timothy, The Adoration of God, Wales, Young people

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

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

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

Holy Spirit, gift bestower (StF 383)

Holy Spirit, gift bestower     see details / comment

Categories: 87.87.D. (Trochaic), The Gift of the Holy Spirit, Wales, Wright, Paul Leddington, Yr Hun Gan

I will sing the wondrous story (StF 323i)

I will sing the wondrous story     see details / comment

Categories: 87.87.D. (Trochaic), Calon Lân, Conversion and New Life, Hughes, John, Prophet, Priest and King, Rowley, Francis Harold

I will sing the wondrous story (StF 323ii)

I will sing the wondrous story     see details / comment

Categories: 87.87.D. (Trochaic), Conversion and New Life, Hyfrydol, Prichard, Rowland Huw, Prophet, Priest and King, Rowley, Francis Harold, Wales

In an age of twisted values (StF 703)

In an age of twisted values
we have lost the truth we need     see details / comment

Categories: 87.87.D. (Trochaic), Justice and Peace, Kilve, Leckebusch, Martin E., Marsh, John

In the wonder of creation (StF 110)

In the wonder of creation     see details / comment

Categories: 87.87.D. (Trochaic), Bethany, Creation and Providence, Murphy, Andrew T, Smart, Henry Thomas

Jesus calls us here to meet him (StF 28)

Jesus calls us here to meet him     see details / comment

Categories: 87.87.D. (Trochaic), Bell, John L. (auth), Bell, John L. (comp), Eucharistic, Gaelic, Gathering in God's Presence, Jesus calls us, Maule, Graham

Jesus, tempted in the desert (StF 237)

Jesus, tempted in the desert     see details / comment

Categories: 87.87.D. (Trochaic), Ebenezer (Ton-y-botel), Lent/Christ's temptation, Stuempfle, Hermann G., Williams, Thomas John

Lord, your Church on earth is seeking (StF 410)

Lord, your Church on earth is seeking     see details / comment

Categories: 87.87.D. (Trochaic), Abbot’s Leigh, Mission and Evangelism, Repentance and Forgiveness, Sherlock, Hugh, Taylor, Cyril Vincent

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

Praise the Lord! You heavens, adore him (StF 86)

Praise the Lord! You heavens, adore him     see details / comment

Categories: 87.87.D. (Trochaic), Carter, Sydney (auth), Croatia, Haydn, Franz Joseph, Praise and Thanksgiving

Show me how to stand for justice (StF 713)

Show me how to stand for justice     see details / comment

Categories: 87.87.D. (Trochaic), Dim ond Iesu, Justice and Peace, Leckebusch, Martin E., Lowry, Robert (comp), Wales 2 Comments

Summoned by the God who made us rich in our diversity (StF 689)

Summoned by the God who made us rich in our diversity     see details / comment

Categories: 87.87.D. (Trochaic), American Folk, Dufner, Delores, Guitar chords available, Life and Unity in the Church, Nettleton, Wilson, John

Swiftly pass the clouds of glory (StF 260)

Swiftly pass the clouds of glory     see details / comment

Categories: 87.87.D. (Trochaic), Day, George Henry, Geneva, Transfiguration, Troeger, Thomas

Thanks for friends who keep on loving (StF 619)

Thanks for friends who keep on loving     see details / comment

Categories: 87.87.D. (Trochaic), Barnard, John, Heanish, Hopkins, Gary, Human Life and Relationships, Reconciliation and Healing 2 Comments

There’s a wideness in God’s mercy (StF 416ii)

There’s a wideness in God’s mercy     see details / comment

Categories: 87.87.D. (Trochaic), Bevan, Maurice, Corvedale, Faber, Frederick William, Mission and Evangelism

We believe in God the Father (StF 764)

We believe in God the Father     see details / comment

Categories: 87.87.D. (Trochaic), Dudley-Smith, Timothy, Guitar chords available, Liturgical settings, Lux Eoi, Sullivan, Arthur Seymour

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

Who would think that what was needed (StF 222)

Who would think that what was needed     see details / comment

Categories: 87.87.D. (Trochaic), Bell, John L. (auth), Christmas, Danzig, Evelyn, Maule, Graham, Scarlet Ribbons 2 Comments

Wind of God, dynamic Spirit (StF 400)

Wind of God, dynamic Spirit     see details / comment

Categories: 87.87.D. (Trochaic), Lux Eoi, Pentecost, Saward, Michael, Sullivan, Arthur Seymour, The Gift of the Holy Spirit