Category Archives: Community in Christ

344 – I Love Your Kingdom, Lord

1 I love thy kingdom, Lord, the house of thine abode, the church our blest Redeemer saved with his own precious blood. 2 I love thy church, O God! Her walls before thee stand dear as the apple of thine eye, and graven on thy hand. 3 Beyond my highest joy I prize her heavenly … Continue reading

345 – Christ Is the World's True Light

1 Christ is the world’s true light, Its captain of salvation, The daystar clear and bright Of every man and nation; New life, new hope awakes Where’er men own His sway: Freedom her bondage breaks, And night is turned to day. 2 In Christ all races meet, Their ancient feuds forgeting, The whole round world … Continue reading

346 – Lord, Who Dost Give to Thy Church

1 Lord, who dost give to Thy church for its healing Gifts, and the grace to sustain and renew, Hear as we pray that today and each morrow We to Thy purpose may show ourselves true. 2 Clear be the voices of preachers and prophets Fearlessly speaking the word of the Lord, Word of redemption … Continue reading

347 – Built on the Rock

1 Built on the Rock the Church shall stand, Even when steeples are falling; Crumbled have spires in every land, Bells still are chiming and calling Calling the young and old to rest, Calling the souls of those distressed, Longing for life everlasting. 2 Not in our temples made with hands God, the Almighty, is … Continue reading

348 – The Church Has One Foundation

1 The church’s one foundation is Jesus Christ her Lord; she is his new creation by water and the Word. From heaven he came and sought her to be his holy bride; with his own blood he bought her, and for her life he died. 2 Elect from every nation, yet one o’er all the … Continue reading

349 – God is Love

1 Here in Christ we gather, love of Christ our calling. Christ, our love, is with us, gladness be His greeting. Let us fear Him, yes, and love Him, God eternal. Loving Him, let each love Christ in all his brethren. Refrain: God is love, and where true love is God Himself is there. 2 … Continue reading

350 – Blest Be the Tie That Binds

1 Blest be the tie that binds our hearts in Christian love; the fellowship of kindred minds is like to that above. 2 Before our Father’s throne we pour our ardent prayers; our fears, our hopes, our aims are one, our comforts and our cares. 3 We share each other’s woes, our mutual burdens bear; … Continue reading

351 – Thy Hand, O God Has Guided

1 Thy hand, O God, has guided Thy flock from age to age; The wondrous tale is written Full clear on every page; Our fathers owned Thy goodness, And we their deeds record; And both of this bear witness, One church, one faith, one Lord. 2 Thy heralds brought glad tidings To greatest as to … Continue reading

352 – This Is My Will

1 This is My will, My one command, That love should dwell among you all. This is My will that you should love As I have shown that I love you. 2 No greater love a man can have Than that he die to save his friends. You are My friends if you obey What … Continue reading

353 – Father, Help Your People

1 Father, help Your people in this world to build Something of Your kingdom and to do Your will, Lead us to discover partnership in love; Bless our ways of sharing and our pride remove. 2 Lord of desk and altar, bind our lives in one, That in work and worship love may set the … Continue reading