Song Ideas for 25th Sunday in Ordinary Time / SEP 23, 2018

Responsorial Psalm Setting:

The Lord Upholds My Life by Aaron Thompson (WLP) from the CD Alive In Me and found in More Voices as One vol. 3  listen — not a verbatim setting

The Lord Upholds My Life by Booth/Maher (spiritandsong)


More Songs

Adore by WAL (WLP) from the CD Always and Everywhere  “Humble in your glory, Mighty King, yet lowly, I bow before you.”  listen

All About You by Ratcliffe/Houghton (Capitol CMG/CCLI) listen from SongSelect  You are the center of my focus, Jesus.   (Closing Song)

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

Behold the Lamb of God by Matt Maher (spiritandsong) “Your might humbles every heart…your sacrifice, your greatest gift, our greatest prize.”  (Preparation / Communion)

Bread, Broken and Given by Thomson/Talarico (WLP) listen  “May we become what we receive: Jesus.” (Communion)

*Gathered as One by Light/Tate (WLP) from the collection Voices as One vol. 1 and the CD Gathered As One “All are welcome, the greatest and least…”  listen

Glorify Him by Your Life by Lorraine Hess (WLP) from the CD Glorify Him  listen   “Go in peace, glorifying the Lord by your life.” (Closing)

How Great Thou Art by Stuart Hine (Traditional)  “Then I shall boe in humble adoration…”  (Use anywhere except Psalm)

Humble Thyself in the Sight of the Lord by Bob Hudson (Brentwood-Benson Publishing/CCLI)  listen from SongSelect “Humble thyself in the sight of the Lord and he will lift you up.” (Gathering / Preparation / Communion)

I Will Choose Christ by Tom Booth (spiritandsong) from the CD Find Us Ready  listen from YouTube “I will choose love. I choose to serve…and as a servant he calls to me, ‘You must serve, too.’”  (Use anywhere except Psalm)

King of My Heart by McMillan/McMillan (Capitol CMG/Moniker Music Group/CCLI)    listen from SongSelect  “Let the king of my heart be the fire inside my veins”  (Song of Preparation / Communion Meditation)

Lay Me Down by Tomlin/Ingram/Myrin/Redman  listen from SongSelect  “Letting go of my pride Giving up all my rights, Take this life and let it shine”  (Closing)

Let the Children Come to Me by W. Clifford Petty (WLP) from the recording In Spirit and Truth  listen  (Preparation / Communion)

*Lord, Reign in Me by Brenton Brown (Vineyard Music/CCLI) found in the collection Voices As One vol. 2 and on the CD Father, We Thank Thee  listen  “Cause you mean more to me, than any earthly thing. So won’t you reign in my again.” (Closing)

Love the Lord by Lincoln Brewster (Capitol CMG (IMI)/CCLI)  listen from SongSelect    “I will serve the Lord with all my heart, with all my soul…”  (Closing Song)

My Reward by Paul Baloche (Capitol CMG/CCLI) listen from SongSelect  “Let all the treasure of this world fade away.  Jesus you are my reward…I want to hear you say, ‘Good and faithful servant.’”  (Closing Song)

No Greater Love by Assad/Maher/Tomlin (Capitol CMG/CCLI)  listen  “To the last and the least we go,”  (Closing)

*Open My Eyes by Jesse Manibusan (spiritandsong)  found in the collection Voices as One vol. 2 and on the CD We Will be the Light  listen “And the first shall be last and our eyes are opened…”  (Gathering / Communion)

Paschal Mystery by Bradley Knuckles (WLP) listen   “Bread of Life, broken for the world, we come needing to be nourished. We find in you what nothing else can give. You satisfy the heart.” (Preparation / Communion)

*Reason to Live by Ed Bolduc (WLP) from the CD We are Faithful and found in the collection Voices As One vol. 1  listen  “And I will serve the Lord.  He will be my passion…”  (Communion)

Take My Life by Tomlin et al (Capitol CMG/CCLI) listen from SongSelect  “Take myself and I will be ever only all for Thee” (Song of Preparation / Communion)

*The Rock of Faith by Ed Bolduc (WLP) from the CD Awake to the Day and found in the collection Voices As One vol. 2  listen  “Are you Christ’s feet and hands, or are you a part of the opposition?”  (Closing Song)

The Same Love by Rossback/Baloche (Capitol CMG/CCLI)  “’You call the cynic and the proud, come to me now.””  listen from SongSelect  (Song of Preparation / Closing Song) 

*Unless a Grain of Wheat by John Angotti (WLP) from the CD Testify and found in the collection found in the collection Voices As One vol. 2  listen  (Preparation / Communion)

*We Fall Down by Chris Tomlin (Capitol CMG/CCLI) found in the collection Voices as One vol. 2 and on the CD Fountain of Mercy  listen   “We fall down, we lay our crowns at the feet of Jesus.” (Gathering / Preparation / Communion)

*We Will Serve the Lord by Rory Cooney (OCP)  found in the collection Voices As One vol. 2 and the CD We Will Be the Light  listen   “Power is a hunger burning in the breast, to walk among the mighty and trample on the rest.”  (Preparation / Closing)

Whatever You Do by John Angotti (WLP) from the CD Joy Beyond Our Dreams and found in the collection More Voices as One vol. 1  listen  “Whatever you do to the least of my sisters and brothers you have done to me.” (Preparation)

*You Know Who I Am by Maher/Booth (spiritandsong) found in the collection Voices As One vol. 2 and on the CD Fountain of Mercy  listen  “All my pride gets me nowhere, leaves me stranded, empty-handed.”  (Preparation / Communion)



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