Category Archives: 401 – 500

401 – In Imitation, Lord of Thee

1 In imitation, Lord, of Thee, This solemn service we repeat; For Thine example full of grace, Has made this humble duty sweet. 2 Renew each sacred spark of love, And vitalize the holy flame; May union strong our hearts unite While this we do in Jesus’ name. 3 Our great example Thou shalt be, … Continue reading

402 – By Christ Redeemed

1 By Christ redeemed, In Christ restored, We keep the memory adored, And show the death of our dear Lord, Until He come. 2 His broken body in our stead is here, In his memorial bread; And so our feeble love is fed, Until He come. 3 His fearful drops of agony, His lifeblood shed … Continue reading

403 – Let Us Break Bread Together

1 Let us break bread together on our knees, let us break bread together on our knees. When I fall on my knees with my face to the rising sun, O Lord, have mercy on me. 2 Let us drink wine together on our knees, let us drink wine together on our knees. When I … Continue reading

404 – Now Let Us From This Table Rise

1 Now let us from this table rise Renewed in body, mind, and soul; With Christ we die and live again, His selfless love has made us whole. 2 With minds alert, upheld by grace, To spread the word in speech and deed, We follow in the steps of Christ, At one with all in … Continue reading

405 – O God, Unseen, Yet Ever Near

1 O God, unseen, yet ever near, Reveal Thy presence now While we in love that hath no fear, Before Thy glory bow. 2 Here may Thy faithful people know The blessings of Thy love, The streams that thro’ the dessert flow, The manna from above. 3 We come, obedient to Thy Word To feast … Continue reading

406 – Love Consecrates the Humblest Act

1 Love consecrates the humblest act And haloes mercy’s deeds; It sheds a benediction sweet And hallows human needs. 2 When in the shadow of the cross Christ knelt and washed the feet Of His disciples, He gave us A sign of love complete. 3 Love serves and willing, stoops to serve; What Christ in … Continue reading

407 – Sent Forth by God's Blessing

1 Sent forth by God’s blessing, Our true faith confessing, The people of God from His dwelling take leave. The supper is ended. Oh, now be extended The fruits of this service in all who believe. 2 The seed of His teaching, Receptive souls reaching, Shall blossom in action for God and for all. His … Continue reading

408 – Lord, Enthroned in Heavenly Splendor

1 Lord, enthroned in heav’nly splendor, First begotten from the dead, You alone, our strong defender, Lifting up Your people’s head. Alleluia, Jesus, true and living Bread! 2 Tho’ the lowliest form now veil You As of old in Bethlehem, Here as there Your angels hail You Branch and flow’r of Jesse’s stem. Alleluia, We … Continue reading

409 – Jesus Invites His Saints

1 Jesus invites His saints To meet around His board, And sup in memory of the death And sufferings of their Lord. 2 We take the bread and wine As emblems of Thy death; Lord, raise our souls above the sign, To feast on Thee by faith. 2 Faith eats the bread of life, And … Continue reading

410 – Thy Broken Body, Gracious Lord

1 Thy broken body, gracious Lord, Is shadowed by this broken bread; The wine which in this cup is poured, Points to the blood which Thou hast shed. 2 And while we meet together thus, We show that we are one in Thee; Thy precious blood was shed for us, Thy death, O Lord, hast … Continue reading