Make a Difference (Social Justice)

 
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All of us are tempted to believe we have time to make our mark. This hymn especially urges young people to make the most of the time they have to make a difference.

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Biblical source:  Matthew 25:14-20dscn2156

Tune name: K SCHMIDT

Meter:  11.11.11.8.

Hymn content: 4 verses

Hymn arrangement:  SATB, organ or piano

Sample text:  Verses 1 and 4

Verse 1 (Cherish each day, live it with thankful joy)Kelsie's Picture
Wake up! Wake up! Life is fragile; life’s not fair.
Wake up! Wake up! Make a difference; show you care.
You have today; you may not have tomorrow.
Now, lie with joy; joy, not sorrow!

Verse 4 (Be thankful for yesterday’s best, but look forward)
Wake up! Wake up! Life is passing; life’s not fair.
Wake up! Wake up! Make a difference; live with flair.
You have today; you may not have tomorrow.
Now, sing your songs, songs for tomorrow!

 

Image:  Lower picture is of Kelsie Schmidt, for whom the tune is named. Upper picture is a long-time friend, Irene Beavers.

Key words: Bible, Parable of the Talents, discipleship, gifts of God, service, witness, Youth Sunday, Christian Education Sunday, children, hope, social justice

Collection(s): Social Justice

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


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