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Song Ideas for the 19th Sunday in Ordinary Time, August 11, 2019

Entrance Antiphon: (Psalm 74[73]:20, 19, 22, 23) “Look to your covenant, O Lord, and forget not the life of your poor ones for ever.  Arise, O God, and defend your cause, and forget not the cries of those who seek you.”

Gospel Acclamation: (Mathew 24:42a, 44) “Stay awake and be ready! For you do not know on what day your Lord will come.

Communion Antiphon: (Psalm 147:12, 14) “O Jerusalem, glorify the Lord, who gives you your fill of finest wheat.”


(John 6:51) “The bread that I will give, says the Lord, is my flesh for the life of the world.



Awake, O Sleeper by Ike Ndolo (spiritandsong) from the CD We are the Beggars  listen on YouTube  “Awake, O Sleeper, arise from slumber. Christ is calling your name.” (Preparation)

*Awake to the Day by Ed Bolduc (WLP) – found in the collection Voices as One vol. 2 and on the CD Jesus, Hope of the World  listen  (Gathering / Preparation)

Awesome is the Lord Most High by Pierce/Tomlin/Reeves/Abel (Capitol CMG/Brentwood-Benson/CCLI)   “…You are faithful and you will ever be…we will trust you and you call our name.” (Closing)

Be Thou My Vision by Hull/Byrne (Public Domain) “Riches I heed not, nor man’s empty praise…High King of heaven, my treasure thou art.”  (Gathering / Preparation / Communion)

Behold the Lamb of God by Matt Maher (spiritandsong.com) from the CD Overflow  listen on YouTube  “We will not forget, we will stay awake.”  (Preparation / Communion)

Cornerstone by Mote/Liljero/Myrin/Morgan/Bradbury (Capitol CMG/CCLI)  “I dare not trust the sweetest frame, but wholly trust in Jesus’ name…when he shall come with trumpet sound, oh may I, then, in him be found.”  (Song of Preparation / Communion)

Desert Song by Brooke Ligertwood (EMI/worshiptogether.com) “This is my prayer in the desert when all that is in me feels dry…There is a faith proved of more worth than gold So refine me Lord through the flame.”  (Preparation)

Find Us Ready by Tom Booth (OCP) from the CD Find Us Ready  “We must wait for the Lord for we know not the time.”  listen from YouTube (Gathering / Preparation / Communion)

*Forever by Chris Tomlin (Capitol CMG/CCLI) found in the collection Voices As One vol. 2 and the CD Strong In Faith  listen  “Forever God is faithful.” (Preparation / Closing)

*He Answers All Our Needs by Ed Bolduc (WLP) from the CD We are Faithful and found in the collection Voices as One vol. 1  listen  “Faithful is the Lord…”  (Communion)

Heart Abandoned by Stanfill/Curran (Capitol CMG/CCLI) “God give me a heart abandoned, ever after you alone…”  (Communion)

*I Am the Bread of Life by Tom Kaczmarek (WLP) found in the collection Voices as One vol. 2 and on the CD Celebrate the Feast  listen  “I am the true bread sent from heaven.” (Consider a slightly slower, less aggressive arrangement in the beginning.)  (Communion)

*I Am the Bread of Life by John Michael Talbot (Brentwood-Benson/Capitol CMG) found in the collection Voices as One vol. 1  “All who eat of this heavenly bread… (Communion)

I Am Yours (Consume Me, Completely) by Trevor Thomson (WLP) from CD In Shadow and In Light and the collection More Voices As One vol. 2  listen  “O Bread of Life, you will answer all our needs…”  (Communion)

I Will Follow by Tomlin/Ingram/Morgan (Capitol CMG/CCLI)   “All your ways are sure. I will trust in you alone.”  (Song of Preparation)

In Christ Alone by Getty/Townend (Capitol CMG/CCLI)  “In Christ alone my hope is found…my Comforter, my All in All.”  (Preparation / Communion)

It Is Well by Spafford/DiMarco/Bliss (Bethel Music/CCLI)   “So let go, my soul, and trust in him…”  (Song of Preparation / Communion Meditation)

King of My Heart by McMillan/McMillan (Capitol CMG/Moniker Music Group/CCLI)    “you’re never gonna let me down.”  (Song of Preparation / Communion Meditation)

O God of Love by Ed Bolduc (WLP) from the CD Hymns and found in the collection More Voices as One vol. 3  listen  “Whom shall we trust but you, O lord? Where rest but on your faithful Word?”  (Song of Preparation / Closing Song)

Oceans (Where Feet May Fail) by Houston/Crocker/Ligthelm (Capitol CMG/CCLI) “Spirit, lead me where my trust is without borders.” (Meditation)

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)

Praise the Lord: Psalm 147  by Ed Bolduc (WLP) from the CD We are Faithful and found in the collection Voices as One vol. 1  listen “O the Lord is so faithful forever…”  (Preparation / Communion)

*Rain Down by Jaime Cortez (spiritandsong) found in the collection Voices as One vol. 2 and on the CD Come, Holy Spirit   listen  “Faithful and true is the word of our God.  All of God’s works are so worthy of trust.”  (Gathering / Preparation / Communion)

Sovereign by Tomlin/Ingram/Myrin/Chalk/Redman (Capitol CMG/Martin Essential/CCLI)  “All the pieces of my life, from beginning to the end, I will trust you.” (Preparation / Communion)

*Your Grace Is Enough by Matt Maher (spiritandsong) found in the collection Voices as One vol. 2 and on the CD Strong In Faith  listen  “Great is your faithfulness, O God…So remember your people, remember your children, remember your promise, O God.”  (Closing Song)


*Indicates that this title is part of the Voices As One collection.  Instrumental parts available for every title.