Take God (Closing Response)

$5.00 (USD)

For use as a benediction or commissioning response at close of service.   The options include:  spoken dialogue, singing it a capella, or singing in response with music. It is a companion response to “Try God.”

Image:  Picture below is of Rev. Joann Bell-Haynes, minister of the United Christian Parish of Reston, Virginia, who inspired us to write this benediction.

Price:  $5.00  (USD)

Music and Score Samples:

Press the Play (arrow) button to hear the song.

Click here for a sample of the score.

Biblical Source: 1 Corinthians 15:20, 51-58



Hymn content:  6 linesJoanBellHaynes_200x200

Hymn arrangement:  SATB, organ or piano

Sample text:      (complete)

One:  Take God.
All:    God will go with you!
One:  Take Christ.
All:     Christ will walk with you!
One:  Take the Spirit.
All:     The Spirit will stand with you!    

Key words:  Discipleship, God as Creator, Holy Spirit, Jesus Christ, closing of worship, sending
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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