The lyrics to these verses were written by Kate Wilkinson (1859-1928) based on Philippians 2:5. Verse 1 May the mind of Christ, my Savior, Live in me from day to day, By His love and power controlling All I do and say. Chorus Oh Jesus, Savior You are the God who saves Oh Jesus, Savior … More May the Mind of Christ my Savior
churches burned, churches bombed Easter Sunday morning harmed we are not safe; death still stings but to Jesus we will cling life on earth, sure can hurt God’s love we must now assert we are not safe; death still stings but Jesus knows our suffering hate can maim, hate can kill but God’s church prevails … More death still stings
from Colossians 1:13-14 & 21-22 Verse 1 I dwelt down in the dark domain Escape attempts all failed in vain ‘Til God’s loved Son delivered me Transferred me to His country Chorus Redeemed and forgiven Heir of God’s Kingdom Holy and blameless I stand in God’s presence Verse 2 Once I was God’s enemy Full … More Delivered from the Dark Domain
As humans, we’re creatures of habit, aren’t we? We have our special spots in the car and at the dinner table. We have our certain pew at church. But when a loved one dies, those spots become empty. Your friend’s chair is unused. Mom’s house stays undecorated. Grandma’s signature dish is missing. The arms that … More Death and Christmas
Pumpkin spice Tastes so nice In treats and lattes, Even pies! Coffee grounds And what drips down Magic brew; Life rebounds! Library books Home we took Can’t put them down Help! We’re hooked. My guitar We’ve traveled far When we sing Feel like a star Movies, games I’d like to blame For hours of fun … More I’m Thankful For . . .
1 Timothy 2:1-2 urges that we make “supplications, prayers, intercessions, and thanksgivings . . . for all people, for kings and all who are in high positions, that we may lead a peaceful and quiet life, godly and dignified in every way.” (ESV) So I know that I should be praying for the government, the … More A prayer for my government from Psalm 72
from Matthew 6:19-34 Verse 1: If I’ve got needs, my God meets them If I’ve got wants, my God unseats them If I’ve got sins, I repent If I’ve got God, I am content Chorus: Storing up my treasures in heaven Forgiving ’cause I’ve been forgiven Loving ’cause I am so loved My greatest treasure … More Treasure in Heaven
( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( O ) ) ) ) ) ) ) ) ) ) ) ) ) ) ) ) ) Pleasure’s Dragon ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( O … More Pleasure’s Dragon excerpt
Title: God’s Good in Joseph’s Journey Cast size: 30 (But could be done with as few as 10 if your actors are willing to double and triple up on roles) Performance time: 45 minutes Contains: 5 Acts and 3 original songs Synopsis Act I: Parents break the news to their children of an impending move … More Free Christian Play Script
from Zechariah 9:9-13 Verse 1 Prisoner down in sin’s dry pit Let Jesus set you free from it His shed blood: God’s covenant Restores your life when you repent Chorus Here comes our King, humble on a donkey If you think that sounds kind of funky That’s OK ’cause what you think don’t change Him … More Humble on a Donkey
My opinions matter to me But if I make them Of my own muck They are mud pies Only fit for flinging At the other children If, however, I form them From the berries of God’s truth Sweetened with God’s love Wrapped in the crust of Christ’s redemptive work Baked in the furnace of God’s … More In my opinion . . .
from Colossians 3:1-2 Verse 1 You are a gem in God’s collection He crafted you with deep affection Though you were flawed made His selection Chose you to wear His Son’s perfection Chorus Set your mind, set your mind on things above Fill your heart, fill your heart with God’s great love His righteousness fits … More Set Your Mind