Jesus, Thy Boundless Love to Me

Jesus, Thy boundless love to me      No thought can reach, no tongue declare; Paul Gerhardt Translated by John Wesley Jesus, Thy boundless love to me      No thought can reach, no tongue declare; O knit my thankful heart to Thee,      And reign without a rival there: Thine wholly, Thine alone I am: Be […]

Father, to Thee My Soul I Lift

Father, to thee my soul I lift, My soul on thee depends, Father, to thee my soul I lift, My soul on thee depends, Convinced that every perfect gift From thee alone descends. Mercy and grace are thine alone, And power and wisdom too; Without the Spirit of thy Son We nothing good can do. […]

The Church in Her Militant State

The Church in her militant state Is weary, and cannot forbear; The Church in her militant state Is weary, and cannot forbear; The saints in an agony wait To see him again in the air; The Spirit invites, in the bride, Her heavenly Lord to descend, And place her, enthroned at his side, In glory […]

Come, Let Us Anew Our Journey Pursue

Come, let us anew Our journey pursue, Come, let us anew Our journey pursue, Roll round with the year, And never stand still till the Master appear. His adorable will Let us gladly fulfil, And our talents improve, By the patience of hope, and the labour of love. Our life is a dream; Our time […]

Ye Simple Souls That Stray

Ye simple souls that stray Far from the path of peace, Ye simple souls that stray Far from the path of peace, That lonely, unfrequented way To life and happiness, Why will ye folly love, And throng the downward road, And hate the wisdom from above, And mock the sons of God? Madness and misery […]

God, the Offended God Most High

God, the offended God most high, Ambassadors to rebels sends; 2 Cor. v. 20. God, the offended God most high, Ambassadors to rebels sends; His messengers his place supply, And Jesus begs us to be friends. Us, in the stead of Christ, they pray, Us, in the stead of God, intreat, To cast our arms, […]

Let the Beasts Their Breath Resign

Let the beasts their breath resign, Strangers to the life divine; Let the beasts their breath resign, Strangers to the life divine; Who their God can never know, Let their spirit downward go. You for higher ends were born, You may all to God return, Dwell with him above the sky; Why will you for […]

Why Will Ye Die, O House of Israel?

Sinners, turn, why will ye die? God, your Maker, asks you why? Ezek. xviii. 31 Sinners, turn, why will ye die? God, your Maker, asks you why? God, who did your being give, Made you with himself to live – He the fatal cause demands, Asks the work of his own hands, Why, ye thankless […]

Ye Thirsty for God, To Jesus Give Ear

Ye thirsty for God, To Jesus give ear, And take, through his blood, A power to draw near; John 7:37-39. Ye thirsty for God, To Jesus give ear, And take, through His blood, A power to draw near; His kind invitation Ye sinners embrace, Accepting salvation, Salvation by grace. Sent down from above, Who governs […]

Sinners, Obey the Gospel Word!

Sinners, obey the gospel-word! Haste to the supper of my Lord! Sinners, obey the gospel-word! Haste to the supper of my Lord! Be wise to know your gracious day; All things are ready, come away! Ready the Father is to own And kiss his late-returning son; Ready your loving Saviour stands, And spreads for you […]

What Could Your Redeemer Do?

What could your Redeemer do More than he hath done for you? What could your Redeemer do More than he hath done for you? To procure your peace with God, Could he more than shed his blood? After all his waste of love, All his drawings from above, Why will you your Lord deny? Why […]

Thy Faithfulness, Lord, Each Moment We Find

Thy faithfulness, Lord, Each moment we find, So true to thy word, So loving and kind! Thy faithfulness, Lord, Each moment we find, So true to thy word, So loving and kind! Thy mercy so tender To all the lost race, The vilest offender May turn and find grace. The mercy I feel To others […]

Ho! Every One That Thirsts, Draw Nigh

Ho! Every one that thirsts, draw nigh! (‘Tis God invites the fallen race) Isaiah lv. 1 – 3. Ho! Every one that thirsts, draw nigh! (‘Tis God invites the fallen race) Mercy and free salvation buy; Buy wine, and milk, and gospel grace. Come to the living waters, come! Sinners, obey your Maker’s call; Return, […]

O All That Pass By, To Jesus Draw Near

All that pass by, To Jesus draw near, He utters a cry, Ye sinners, give ear! John vii. 37 – 39. All that pass by, To Jesus draw near, He utters a cry, Ye sinners, give ear! From hell to retrieve you He spreads out His hands; Now, now to receive you, He graciously stands. […]

Come, Sinners to the Gospel Feast

Come, sinners, to the gospel feast, Let every soul be Jesus’ guest; Luke xiv. 16-24   Come, sinners, to the gospel feast, Let every soul be Jesus guest; Ye need not one be left behind, For God hath bidden all mankind. Sent by my Lord, on you I call, The invitation is to all: Come, […]

O For a Thousand Tongues to Sing

O for a thousand tongues to sing My great Redeemer's praise, O for a thousand tongues to sing My great Redeemer’s praise, The glories of my God and King, The triumphs of His grace! My gracious Master and my God, Assist me to proclaim, To spread through all the earth abroad The honors of Thy […]