Song Ideas and Suggestions for 11th Sunday in Ordinary Time, June 18, 2023

Responsorial Psalm: FREE – We are His People, the Sheep of His Flock (Bolduc) live demo

Act Justly, Love Mercy, Walk Humbly by Tomlin/Ingram/Barrett (Capitol CMG/CCLI) ”It’s closer and closer, the Kingdom of heaven.” (Preparation / Closing)

As It Is In Heaven by Matt Maher (spiritandsong) from the CD Overflow and in the collection VOICES  “Let your kingdom come, let your will be done on earth as it is in heaven” (Closing Song) listen

Come, Worship the Lord by John Michael Talbot (Capitol CMG, Brentwood–Benson/CCLI) found in the collection Voices as One vol. 1  and VOICES  “for we are his people, we are the flock that he shepherds.”  listen. (Gathering / Preparation / Communion)

Good, Good Father by Brown/Barrett (Capitol CMG/CCLI) “I am loved by you…”  (Communion Meditation)

Goodness of God by Fielding/Johnson/Cash/Ingram/Johnson (Capitol CMG/CCLI) “I love you, Lord, Oh your mercy never fails me…I’ve loved you as a Father, I’ve loved you as a friend…” (Communion Meditation)

I Am the Bread of Life  (Come and Follow Me) by Steve Angrisano and Tom Booth (spiritandsong)  “I am the door wide open, I am the shepherd’s might…Come to me and know that I’ll always be there…” (Communion)

In You, O Lord by Ed Bolduc (WLP) found in the collection Voices as One vol. 1 and VOICES “I cry unto you and you hear my voice…”  (Gathering / Communion) listen

Jesus, Messiah by Reeves/Carson/Cash/Tomlin (Capitol CMG/Music Services/CCLI)  found in the collection VOICES. “He became sin who knew no sin…broken and poured out all for love….love so amazing…” (Use anywhere except Psalm) listen

Many and One by Steve Angrisano ( found in the collection VOICES  “…the shepherd who gathers us all…” (Gathering / Preparation / Communion) listen

Of the Father’s Love Begotten by Ubowski/Hart (Essential Music/GIA/CCLI) found in the collection VOICES “Forever in the Father’s love we stand…”  (Preparation / Communion) listen

One Faith by John Michael Talbot (Capitol CMG/CCLI) found in the collection Voices as One vol. 2  and the CD Strong In Faith and found in the collection VOICES “He is the Good Shepherd and he’s laid down his life for his sheep…” (Preparation) listen

Run to the Father by Carnes/Maher/Jackson (Capitol CMG/Essential Music/CCLI) “I run to the Father, I fall into grace. I’m done with the hiding, No reason to wait…” (Preparation / Communion Meditation)

Shepherd by Amanda Cook (Bethel Music Publishing/CCLI) “Good Shepherd of my soul, take my hand and lead me on.” (Preparation / 2nd Communion)

Shepherd Me, O God by Marty Haugen (GIA) 

Sometimes by Step by Strasser/Mullins (Brentwood-Benson/CCLI) found in the collection Voices as One vol. 1  “…step by step you lead me and I will follow you all of my days.” (Gathering / Preparation / Communion Meditation / Closing) – perhaps just the Refrain, repeated

The Lord Is My Light by Ed Bolduc (GIA) from the CD Awake to the Day and in the collection Voices as One vol. 2  and found in the collection VOICES “There is one thing I ask…to live in the house of the Lord…”  (Communion) listen

You Alone are All I Need by Chambers/Houghton/Brewster (Capitol CMG/CCLI) found in the collection Voices as One vol. 2  and VOICES “Too many attractions that lead me astray…You alone are all I need.”  (Song of Preparation / Communion) listen