Come Citizens, With Saints Now Sing (Gathering Hymn)

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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.

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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.

Key Words:  Easter season, discipleship, faith, gifts of God, God as Creator, Holy Spirit, Jesus Christ, missionary, opening of worship
Collection(s): Worship Service Elements

©Copyright 2013, 2016 by Charles R. Kniker and Lynn J. Zeigler.  Not to be copied or distributed without written permission.

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