Category Archives: Life and Ministry

144 – O Sing a Song of Bethlehem

1 O sing a song of Bethlehem, Of shepherds watching there, And of the news that came to them From angels in the air: The light that shone on Bethlehem Fills all the world today; Of Jesus’birth and peace on earth The angels sing alway. 2 O sing a song of Nazareth, Of sunny days … Continue reading

145 – Songs of Thankfulness and Praise

1 Songs of thankfulness and praise, Jesus, Lord, to You we raise, Manifested by the star To the sages from afar; Branch of royal David’s stem In Your birth at Bethlehem; Anthems be to You addressed, God in man made manifest. 2 Manifest at Jordan’s stream, Prophet, Priest, and King supreme; And at Cana, wedding … Continue reading

146 – I Think When I Read That Sweet Story

1 I think when I read that sweet story of old, When Jesus was here among men, How He called little children as lambs to His fold, I should like to have been with Him then. 2 I wish that His hands had been placed on my head, That His arm had been thrown around … Continue reading

147 – Christ Upon the Mountain Peak

1 Christ upon the mountain peak Stands alone in glory blazing; Let us, if we dare to speak, With the saints and angels praise Him: Refrain: Alleluia, Alleluia, Alleluia. 2 Trembling at His feet we saw Moses and Elijah speaking; All the prophets and the law Shout thro’ them their joyful greeting: Refrain: Alleluia, Alleluia, … Continue reading

148 – O Love, How Deep, How Broad

1 O love, how deep, how broad, how high, Beyond all thought and fantasy, That God, the Son of God, should take Our mortal form for mortal’s sake! 2 For us baptized, for us He bore His holy fast and hungered sore; For us temptation sharp He knew; For us the tempter overthrew. 3 For … Continue reading

149 – Once in Royal David's City

1 Once in royal David’s city Stood a lowly cattle shed, Where a mother laid her Baby In a manger for His bed; Mary was that mother mild, Jesus Christ her little Child. 2 He came down to earth from heaven, Who is God and Lord of all, And His shelter was a stable, And … Continue reading

150 – Who Is He in Yonder Stall

1 Who is He in yonder stall, At whose feet the shepherds fall? Refrain ‘Tis the Lord, O wondrous story, ‘Tis the Lord, the King of glory! At His feet we humbly fall, Crown Him, crown Him Lord of all. At His feet we humbly fall- the Lord of all. Crown Him, crown Him, Jesus, … Continue reading

151 – Jesus Walked This Lonesome Valley

1 Jesus walked this lonesome valley; He had to walk it by Himself. O nobody else could walk it for Him. He had to walk it by Himself. 2 I must go and stand my trial. I have to stand it by myself. O nobody else could stand it for me. I have to stand … Continue reading

152 – Tell Me the Story of Jesus

1 Tell me the story of Jesus, Write on my heart every word. Tell me the story most precious, Sweetest that ever was heard. Tell how the angels in chorus, Sang as they welcomed His birth. “Glory to God in the highest! Peace and good tidings to earth.” Refrain Tell me the story of Jesus, … Continue reading

153 – Prince of Peace, Control My Will

1 Prince of Peace, control my will, Bid this struggling heart be still; Bid my fears and doubtings cease, Hush my spirit into peace. 2 Thou hast bought me with Thy blood, Opened wide the gate to God; Peace, I ask, but peace must be, Lord, in being one with Thee. 3 May Thy will, … Continue reading