When We Walk With The Lord (Trust And Obey) – Organ

Lyrics ~ 4 verses

Meter: 66 9 and Refrain

1. When we walk with the Lord
In the light of his word,
What a glory he sheds on our way!
While we do his good will,
He abides with us still,
And with all who will trust and obey.
Trust and obey, for there’s no other way 
to be happy in Jesus, but to trust and obey. 

2. Not a burden we bear,
Not a sorrow we share,
But our toil he doth richly repay;
Not a grief or a loss,
Not a frown or a cross,
But is blest if we trust and obey.
Refrain

3. But we never can prove
The delights of his love
Until all on the altar we lay;
For the favor he shows,
For the joy he bestows,
Are for them who will trust and obey.
Refrain

4. Then in fellowship sweet
We will sit at his feet,
Or we’ll walk by his side in the way;
What he says we will do,
Where he sends we will go;
Never fear, only trust and obey.
Refrain

Lyrics by John Henry Summis (1846 – 1919). Public Domain.

Recording

  • Tune: Trust And Obey composed by Daniel Brink Towner (1850 – 1919). Public Domain.
  • Performance ℗ 2020 Richard M S Irwin. All rights reserved. ISRC UKTU21900203

 

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Worship The Lord In The Beauty Of Holiness (Worship) – Organ

Lyrics ~ 5 verses

Meter: 12 10 12 10

Worship the Lord in the beauty of holiness,
Bow down before Him, His glory proclaim;
Gold of obedience and incense of lowliness,
Bring and adore Him—the Lord is His Name.

Low at His feet lay Thy burden of carefulness,
High on His heart He will bear it for thee;
Comfort thy sorrows and answer thy prayerfulness,
Guiding thy steps as may best for thee be.

Fear not to enter His courts in the slenderness
Of the poor wealth thou wouldst reckon as thine;
Truth in its beauty, and love in its tenderness,
These are the offerings to lay on His shrine.

These though we bring them in trembling and fearfulness,
He will accept for the Name that is dear,
Mornings of joy give for evenings of tearfulness,
Trust for our trembling, and hope for our fear.

Worship the Lord in the beauty of holiness,
Bow down before Him, His glory proclaim;
Gold of obedience and incense of lowliness,
Bring and adore Him—the Lord is His Name.

Lyrics by John Samuel Bewley Monsell (1811 – 1875). Public Domain.

Recording

  • Tune: Worship composed by Ian D. Lawie (b. 1951).  Copyright © Ian D Lawrie, used with permission.
  • Performance ℗ 2020 Richard M S Irwin. All rights reserved. ISRC UKTU21900186

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A Love Song Soothes My Soul So (Suzi) – Small Band

The Gardener’s Hymn
Dedicated to my sister Suzi Irwin, a dedicated garden designer, gardener and artist.

Lyrics ~ 3 verses

Meter: 76 78 55 68 8

A love song soothes my soul so:
When spring flow’rs start to grow,
And bees court, like striped bridegrooms,
A fragrant lilac, rose perfumed;
This love song, so bright,
Wings my soul to heaven
I hear the voice of God’s creation,
And work His holy garden.

His beauty seen in petals,
His Spirit, with birds nestles,
Hymns sung by nature’s choirboys,
He gifts us both with grace and joy!
This love song, so bright,
Wings my soul to heaven,
I hear the voice of God’s creation,
And work His holy garden.

A gift then is a garden,
Even as the winter hardens,
The cycle of life and death
Reflects that we shall resurrect!
This love song, so bright,
Wings my soul to heaven,
I hear the voice of God’s creation,
And work His holy garden.

Lyrics by Richard M.S. Irwin. Used with permission. All rights reserved. CCLI 7152781

Recording

  • Tune: Suzi, composed by and copyright ©2019 Richard M.S. Irwin. CCLI 7152781
  • Performance ℗ 2020 Richard M.S. Irwin. All rights reserved. ISRC UKTU21900009

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I Am Shaking, Shaking, Shaking (Draycot) – Piano Ensemble

Lyrics ~ 3 verses

Meter 87 87 D.

1. I’m a shaking, shaking, shaking
Up the Heaven and the Earth;
There’s a falling, falling, falling
Like the world has never seen!
And the world is shaking, shaking,
By the mighty hand of God,
That is writing, writing, writing
All our deeds up-on the wall.

2.Hope is standing in the rubble
Of the shaking, shaking, shake
Witnessing the stripping, stripping
Of the multi layers of fake;
And the hand of God is writing
All our deeds upon the wall
While powerful knees are bending
To the greatest ONE of all!

3. Hope takes comfort in the shaking
Of the structures of the world!
There is beauty in destruction:
Stripping, falling, stripping stripped
To reclaim, rebuild, and restore
The Kingdom of our Maker,
Who can never, never falter
Our Creator and Redeemer!

Lyrics © 2020 Verna Penn Moll. All Rights Reserved. Based on Haggi 6:2-9 & Hebrews 12: 26-28

Recording

  • Tune: Draycot copyright © Richard M.S. Irwin (b. 1955), used with permission.
  • Performance ℗ 2020 Richard M S Irwin. All rights reserved. ISRC UKTU21900179

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Scattered Yet Together (Herdswick) – Organ

Lyrics ~ 6 verses

Meter 67 67 6.

1. Scattered, yet together,
We have come to worship you.
Scattered, yet together,
For we know your word is true!
Word is true! Word is true!

2. Scattered, yet together,
We approach the mercy throne.
Scattered, yet together,
We seek you, and you alone!
You alone! You alone!

3. Scattered, yet together,
Our hearts are low with grief.
Scattered, yet together,
We await your sweet relief.
Sweet relief! Sweet relief!

4. Scattered, yet together,
Amidst moments of despair.
Scattered, yet together,
You will answer fervent prayer!
Fervent prayer! Fervent prayer!

5. Scattered, yet together,
We hear your gentle whisper:
My peace I give to you,
I will forsake you never.
Give my peace! Give my peace!

6. Scattered, yet together,
We receive your Holy Breath.
Scattered, yet together,
New life without knowing death.
Holy Breath! Holy Breath!

Lyrics © 2020 Verna Penn Moll. All Rights Reserved.

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  • Tune: Herdswick copyright © Richard M.S. Irwin (b. 1955), used with permission.
  • Performance ℗ 2020 Richard M S Irwin. All rights reserved.

 

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New Every Morning Is The Love (Headingly) – Organ

Lyrics ~ 5 verses

Meter LM.

1. New ev’ry morning is the love
Our wak’ning and uprising prove;
Through sleep and darkness safely brought,
Restored to life and pow’r and thought.

2. New mercies, each returning day,
Hover around us while we pray;
New perils past, new sins forgiv’n
New thoughts of God, new hopes of heav’n.

3. If on our daily course our mind
Be set to hallow all we find,
New treasures still, of countless price,
God will provide for sacrifice.

4. The trivial round, the common task,
Will furnish all we ought to ask,
Room to deny ourselves,
A road to bring us daily nearer God.

5. Only, O Lord, in thy dear love
Fit us for perfect rest above;
And help us, this and ev’ry day,
To live more nearly as we pray.

Lyrics by John Keble (1792 – 1866). Based on Lamentations 3:23. Public Domain.

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  • Tune: Headingly composed by Ian D Lawrie. Copyright © Ian D Lawrie, used with permission.
  • Performance ℗ 2020 Richard M S Irwin. All rights reserved.


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To The Name Of Our Salvation (Nomen Salvationis) – Organ

Lyrics ~ 6 verses

To the name of our salvation
Laud and honour let us pay,
Which for many a generation
Hid in God’s foreknowledge lay,
But with holy exultation
We may sing aloud today.

Jesus is the name we treasure,
Name beyond what words can tell;
Name of gladness, name of pleasure,
Ear and heart delighting well;
Name of sweetness passing measure,
Saving us from death and hell.

’Tis the name for adoration,
Name for songs of victory,
Name for holy meditation
In this vale of misery,
Name for joyful veneration
By the citizens on high.

’Tis the name that whoso preacheth
Speaks like music to the ear;
Who in prayer this name beseecheth
Sweetest comfort findeth near;
Who its perfect wisdom reacheth
Heavenly joy possesseth here.

Jesus is the name exalted
Over every other name;
In this name, whene’re assaulted,
We can put our foes to shame:
Strength to them who else had halted,
Eyes to blind, and feet to lame.

Therefore we in love adoring
This most blessed name revere,
Holy Jesu, thee imploring
So to write it in us here,
That hereafter heavenward soaring
We may sing with angels there

Meter 87 87 87. Lyrics by John Mason Neale (1818 – 1866). Public Domain.

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  • Tune: Nomen Salvationis composed by Ian D Lawrie. Copyright © Ian D Lawrie, used with permission.
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Fill Thou My Life, O Lord My God (Billing) – Organ

Lyrics ~ 7 verses

Fill thou my life, O Lord my God,
in ev’ry part with praise,
that my whole being may proclaim
thy being and thy ways.

Not for the lip of praise alone,
nor e’en the praising heart,
I ask, but for a life made up
of praise in ev’ry part:

Praise in the common things of life,
Its goings out and in,
Praise in each duty and each deed,
However small and mean.

Fill ev’ry part of me with praise;
Let all my being speak
Of thee and of they love, O Lord,
Poor though I be, and weak.

So shalt thou, Lord, from me, e’en me,
Receive the glory due,
And so shall I begin on earth
The song for ever new.

So shall each fear, each fret, each care
be turned into a song,
and ev’ry winding of the way
the echo shall prolong.

So shall no part of day or night
from sacredness be free,
but all my life, in ev’ry step,
be fellowship with thee.

Lyrics by Horatius Bonar (1808 – 1889). Public Domain. Meter: CM

Recording

  • Tune: Billing, composed by Richard Runciman Terry (1865 – 1938). Public Domain.
  • Performance ℗ 2018 Richard M S Irwin. All Rights Reserved. ISRC UKTU21900175

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Christ The Lord Is Risen Today (Easter Hymn) – Organ

Lyrics ~ 6 verses

Suggested use: Easter

Christ the Lord is risen today, Alleluia!
Earth and heaven in chorus say, Alleluia!
Raise your joys and triumphs high, Alleluia!
Sing, ye heavens, and earth reply, Alleluia!

Love’s redeeming work is done, Alleluia!
Fought the fight, the battle won, Alleluia!
Death in vain forbids him rise, Alleluia!
Christ has opened paradise, Alleluia!

Lives again our glorious King, Alleluia!
Where, O death, is now thy sting? Alleluia!
Once he died our souls to save, Alleluia!
Where’s thy victory, boasting grave? Alleluia!

Soar we now where Christ has led, Alleluia!
Following our exalted Head, Alleluia!
Made like him, like him we rise, Alleluia!
Ours the cross, the grave, the skies, Alleluia!

Hail the Lord of earth and heaven, Alleluia!
Praise to thee by both be given, Alleluia!
Thee we greet triumphant now, Alleluia!
Hail the Resurrection, thou, Alleluia!

King of glory, soul of bliss, Alleluia!
Everlasting life is this, Alleluia!
Thee to know, thy power to prove, Alleluia!
Thus to sing, and thus to love, Alleluia!

Lyricist: Charles Wesley (1707 – 1788). Public Domain.

Recording

  • Tune: Easter Hymn
  • Composer: Unknown from Hymnal: Lyra Davidica (1708), harmonised by William Henry Monk (1823- 1889)
  • Meter: 77 77 and Alleluia
  • Music Public Domain.
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A Mighty Fortress Is Our God (Ein Feste Burg Revised – 4 verses) – Organ

Lyrics ~ 4 verses

A mighty fortress is our God,
A trusty shield and weapon;
He helps us free from ev’ry need
That has us now o’ertaken.
The old evil foe
Now means deadly woe;
Deep guile and great might
Are his dread arms in fight;
On earth is not his equal.

With might of ours can naught be done;
Soon were our loss effected.
But for us fights the valiant One
Whom God Himself elected.
You ask, “Who is this?”
Jesus Christ it is,
The almighty Lord.
And there’s none other God;
He holds the field forever.

Though devils all the world should fill,
All eager to devour us,
We tremble not, we fear no ill:
They shall not overpow’r us.
This world’s prince may still
Scowl fierce as he will,
He can harm us none.
He’s judged; the deed is done!
One little word can fell him.

The Word they still shall let remain,
Nor any thanks have for it;
He’s by our side upon the plain
With His good gifts and Spirit.
And do what they will–
Hate, steal, hurt, or kill–
Though all may be gone,
Our victory is won;
The kingdom’s ours forever!

German Lyrics by Martin Luther (1483 – 1546), composite translation from Hymnary.org. Public Domain.

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Recording

  • Tune: Ein Feste Burg Revised composer by Martin Luther (1483 – 1546). Public Domain.
  • Meter: 87 87 55 56 7
  • Performance ℗ 2020 Richard M.S. Irwin. All rights reserved. ISRC UKTU21900141

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