Mission and Evangelism

Gracious God, you call your people (website only)

“Gracious God, you call your people” by Michaela Youngson and Nicola Morrison New on 21 August 2014 – written to mark 40 years since the ordination of the first women to the presbyteral ministry of the Methodist Church in Britain     see details / comment

Categories: Bishop, Calling and Commissioning, Holy Communion, Latest hymns (submit to stfplus@methodistchurch.org.uk), Mission and Evangelism, Morrison, Nicola, Youngson, Michaela

Set loose the tongues (website only)

“Set loose the tongues” by Sue McCoan and Matthew Prevett New on 24 February 2014 – a hymn based on the events of Pentecost     see details / comment

Categories: Latest hymns (submit to stfplus@methodistchurch.org.uk), McCoan, Sue, Mission and Evangelism, Prevett, Matthew, The Gift of the Holy Spirit 2 Comments

You call us, as you called the Twelve (website only)

“You call us, as you called the twelve” by Sue McCoan and Matthew Prevett New on 24 February 2014 – a hymn about God’s desire to invite all people into the tasks of discipleship, whatever their character, gifts or background.     see details / comment

Categories: Calling and Commissioning, Covenant, Dismissal/Sending Out, Latest hymns (submit to stfplus@methodistchurch.org.uk), McCoan, Sue, Mission and Evangelism, Mission Sunday, Prevett, Matthew, The Ministry of Jesus

We do not look for angel choirs (website only)

“We do not look for angel choirs” by Gareth Hill New on 19 November 2013 – a hymn for the Christmas season that speaks to our sense of Christian commitment throughout the year     see details / comment

Categories: 86.88.6. extended, Advent, Calling and Commissioning, Chalfont Park, Christmas, Commitment/Dedication, Epiphany to Jesus's Baptism, Hill, Gareth, Latest hymns (submit to stfplus@methodistchurch.org.uk), Mission and Evangelism, Repton

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

A prize that won’t perish (website only)

“A prize that won’t perish” by Dominic Grant New on 18 July, 2012 – a new Olympic hymn     see details / comment

Categories: Commitment/Dedication, Grant, Dominic, Latest hymns (submit to stfplus@methodistchurch.org.uk), Mission and Evangelism, Reconciliation and Healing

Give voice to the prophets who speak the hard word (website only)

“Give voice to the prophets who speak the hard word” by Michael Docker New on 28 June, 2012     see details / comment

Categories: 11.11.11.11. (11.11.11.11.) (see 5.6.5.6.D.), Conflict, Suffering and Doubt, Docker, Michael, Intercession and Petition, Intercessory response, Justice and Peace, Latest hymns (submit to stfplus@methodistchurch.org.uk), Mission and Evangelism, Routley, Erik, Stowey

One, two, three for you and me (website only)

“One, two, three for you and me” by Paul Thompson – a lively song suitable for children at Easter and at other times New on 14 February, 2012     see details / comment

Categories: Easter, Latest hymns (submit to stfplus@methodistchurch.org.uk), Mission and Evangelism, Praise, Thompson, Paul (auth), Thompson, Paul (comp)

All the room was hushed and still (StF 266)

All the room was hushed and still     see details / comment

Categories: Calling and Commissioning, Clarke, Martin V., Consecration, Dismissal/Sending Out, Growth in Grace and Holiness, Holy Week, Irregular, Kendrick, Graham (auth), Kendrick, Graham (comp), Mission and Evangelism, The Passion and the Cross 2 Comments

Beyond these walls of worship (StF 547)

Beyond these walls of worship,
in the stress and joy of life     see details / comment

Categories: Church Anniversary, Commitment/Dedication, Irregular, Mission and Evangelism, Morrison, Nicola, Wood, Paul (auth), Wood, Paul (comp), Worsfold, Ian (auth), Worsfold, Ian (comp) 2 Comments

Born in song! (StF 21)

Born in song!     see details / comment

Categories: 39.35.89., Chatsworth, Gathering in God's Presence, Hoare, Brian (auth), Hoare, Brian (comp), Mission and Evangelism, Praise, The Trinity

Come, sinners, to the gospel feast (StF 401)

Come, sinners, to the gospel feast     see details / comment

Categories: 88.88. Long Metre, Eucharistic, Fulda, Gardiner, William, Holy Communion, Mission and Evangelism, Wesley, Charles

Down the mountain the river flows (StF 377)

Down the mountain the river flows     see details / comment

Categories: Baptism/Thanksgiving Services, Irregular, Mission and Evangelism, Park, Andy (auth), Park, Andy (comp), The Gift of the Holy Spirit, Young people

Go to the world! Go into all the earth (StF 402)

Go to the world! Go into all the earth     see details / comment

Categories: 10.10.10. and Alleluias, Calling and Commissioning, Dunstan, Sylvia, Hurley Green, Mission and Evangelism, Wright, Paul Leddington

God is love: his the care (StF 403)

God is love: his the care,
tending each, everywhere     see details / comment

Categories: 66.66.6 and refrain, Dearmer, Percy, Holst, Gustav, Mission and Evangelism, Praise and Thanksgiving, Thanksgiving, Theodoric

God’s spirit is in my heart (StF 404)

God’s spirit is in my heart     see details / comment

Categories: 88.85 and refrain, Calling and Commissioning, Dale, Alan T., Go Tell Everyone, Justice and Peace, Mission and Evangelism, Pulkingham, Betty, Richards, Hubert (auth), Richards, Hubert (comp), Young people 2 Comments

Great is the darkness that covers the earth (StF 405)

Great is the darkness that covers the earth     see details / comment

Categories: Coates, Gerald (auth), Coates, Gerald (comp), Irregular, Mission and Evangelism, Richards, Noel (auth), Richards, Noël (comp)

Have you heard the good news? (StF 406)

Have you heard the good news?     see details / comment

Categories: Garrard, Stuart (auth), Garrard, Stuart (comp), Irregular, Mission and Evangelism, Young people

Hear the call of the kingdom (StF 407)

Hear the call of the kingdom
lift your eyes to the King     see details / comment

Categories: Getty, Keith (auth), Getty, Keith (comp), Getty, Kristyn (auth), Getty, Kristyn (comp), Irregular, Mission and Evangelism, Townend, Stuart (auth), Townend, Stuart (comp), Young people

How small a spark has lit a living fire! (StF 408)

How small a spark has lit a living fire!     see details / comment

Categories: Mission and Evangelism, Murray, Shirley Erena, Strawberry Hill, Wesleys - anniversary hymns, Wright, Paul Leddington

Jesus the carpenter, hanging on Calvary (StF 275)

Jesus the carpenter, hanging on Calvary     see details / comment

Categories: 13.10.13.10. (see 11.10.11.10.), Clarke, Martin V., Consecration, Dobson, Marjorie, Holy Week, King's Cross, Mission and Evangelism, The Ministry of Jesus, The Passion and the Cross

Let us build a house where love can dwell (StF 409)

Let us build a house where love can dwell     see details / comment

Categories: 96.86.87.10. and refrain, Haugen, Marty (auth), Haugen, Marty (comp), Life and Unity in the Church, Mission and Evangelism, Two Oaks

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

May the God of hope go with us every day (StF 411)

May the God of hope go with us every day     see details / comment

Categories: 11.11.11.11. and refrain, Ann Mitchell, Argentina, Brink, Emily, Justice and Peace, Mission and Evangelism, Schutmaat, Alvin

Now let us from this table rise (StF 596)

Now let us from this table rise
renewed in body, mind and soul     see details / comment

Categories: 88.88. Long Metre, Holy Communion, Jackson, Robert, Kaan, Fred, Mission and Evangelism, Niagara 1 Comment

See how great a flame aspires (StF 412)

See how great a flame aspires     see details / comment

Categories: 77.77.D., Elvey, George Job, Mission and Evangelism, St George’s Windsor, Wesley, Charles

Send down the fire of your justice (StF 413)

Send down the fire of your justice     see details / comment

Categories: Haugen, Marty (auth), Haugen, Marty (comp), Howarth, Ian, Intercession and Petition, Irregular, Justice and Peace, Mission and Evangelism, Wright, Paul Leddington

Shalom chaverim (Shalom, my friends) (StF 414)

Shalom chaverim (Shalom, my friends)     see details / comment

Categories: Hebrew, Irregular, Kimbrough, S.T. Jr (auth), Mission and Evangelism, Short song, Unaccompanied, Young people

The Church of Christ, in every age (StF 415)

The Church of Christ, in every age     see details / comment

Categories: 88.88. Long Metre, English traditional, Herongate, Justice and Peace, Mission and Evangelism, Pratt Green, Fred, Vaughan Williams, Ralph

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

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

Categories: 87.87. (Trochaic), Cross of Jesus, Faber, Frederick William, Mission and Evangelism, Stainer, John

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 come from the mountains, the valleys and plains (StF 417)

We come from the mountains, the valleys and plains     see details / comment

Categories: Irregular, Kimbrough, S.T. Jr (auth), Kimbrough, S.T. Jr (comp), Lockward, Jorge (auth), Lockward, Jorge (comp), Mission and Evangelism

We have a gospel to proclaim (StF 418)

We have a gospel to proclaim     see details / comment

Categories: 88.88. Long Metre, Burns, Edward J., Christ the Saviour, Fulda, Gardiner, William, Jesus Risen and Ascended, Mission and Evangelism, Young people

When I needed a neighbour, were you there? (StF 256)

When I needed a neighbour, were you there?     see details / comment

Categories: Carter, Sydney (auth), Carter, Sydney (comp), Human Life and Relationships, Intercession and Petition, Intercessory response, Irregular, Mission and Evangelism, Neighbour, The Ministry of Jesus, Wright, Paul Leddington, Young people

Would you walk by on the other side (StF 257)

Would you walk by on the other side     see details / comment

Categories: Human Life and Relationships, Intercessory response, Irregular, Mission and Evangelism, The Ministry of Jesus, Verrall, Pamela (auth), Verrall, Pamela (comp), Young people