The hymn emphasizes the Church’s thankfulness for the gifts from the Trinity as well as individual spiritual gifts. In response, the Church pledges to use its gifts joyfully and responsibly.Price: $5.00 (USD)
Music and Score Samples:
Press the Play (arrow) button to hear the song.
Biblical sources: I Peter 2:9-11; Ephesians 2:19-22, Ephesians 4:11-13; 1 Corinthians 12
Tune name: GIFTS OF GOD
Alternate tune: LASST UNS ERFREUEN
Hymn content: 3 verses
Hymn arrangement: SATB, organ or piano
Sample text: Verse 1
Verse 1 (God gives the Church a new identity and special home)
Come citizens, with saints now sing.
Join prophets, and your thanks now bring.
Give God glory; give God glory!
Let shouts of joy make holy sounds!
Here strangers meet; new friends are found.
We are thankful; we are thankful!
Gift of God’s love, gift of God’s love, true dwelling place.
©Copyright 2013, 2016 by Charles R. Kniker and Lynn J. Zeigler. Not to be copied or distributed without written permission.