This hymn offers praise to God for the Church’s gifts, including the saints of old, calling us to be faithful.
This hymn of four verses is a sending hymn. Disciples witness to the world regarding the joy they have received from the triune God.
Featuring Deborah, who is a judge and leader of the tribes, this song is one in a series about prophets.
Isaiah is a young prophet who in his long career offers God’s salvation to his nation. One in a series.
This song,recounts Jeremiah’s proclamation that God would someday make a new covenant with the people. One in a series.
A hymn written especially for the celebration of infant and adult baptisms. All are called to sacred tasks. Three verses.
This hymn reflects what the ministry of congregations to be: to engage in worship, learning, caring and witnessing.
Celebrating a congregation’s anniversary, this hymn proclaims its historic missions: to welcome strangers, teach, offer care, and do social justice work.
With a unique tune and simple text, this song says all of us need friends, especially when we are bullied or consider hurting ourselves.
Three versions describe different ways of becoming and supporting friends, especially to oppose bullying. One describes Christian witnessing.
The text version of this song urges friends to be truthful but kind, especially when situations are difficult, then sing and dance!
A song, with a beautiful tune, recounting Jesus’ sending his disciples, his friends, to spread the good news of God’s accepting yet demanding love.
The hymn expresses thankfulness for the historic Church as well as individuals who have been models of faith and light in our lives.
This hymn urges all, but especially young people, to make the most of the time they have to make a difference.
A hymn for a memorial service or funeral emphasizing how seniors cope with and conquer their problems. An optional verse for military service veterans.
A response that can be used prior to, during, or after the prayers of the people. Can be done a capella.
In this hymn, a faithful disciple asks God’s will be done while facing a life-threatening illness. Included is a refrain based on Psalm 103.
The hymn images how frightened disciples were comforted by Christ in the upper room with the Last Supper experience.
A hymn acknowledging the loss of a loved one, reminding us our first death (baptism) and second death are conquered through our resurrection faith.
This Epiphany hymn celebrates the baptism of Jesus As Jesus began his ministry, so we asked if we are ready to begin anew.
A brief response for a leader and congregation serving as a benediction or commissioning as disciples leave to witness.
These atypical opening words or gathering response, may be said or sung — God, Christ and Holy Spirit will look good on you!
The hymn remembers what the reformers stood for: the centrality of scripture, justification by faith, the priesthood of all believers, and evangelism.
A hymn based on the parable of the two sons, or the prodigal son.
Based on Colossians 3:12-14, this hymn states disciples are “clothed” to act in special ways, just as at work we may wear special clothes.
The hymn, with refrains, asks if we, like the prophet Isaiah, will respond to God’s call to be disciples. Appropriate for ordination, commissioning services.
The hymn affirms that God cares for all and is with the ill in their struggles. It offers appreciation also for caregivers.