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Welcome To  Creative Hymns
        From Inkrist Resources, LLC

Ever have trouble finding just the right song for your worship experience?

Inkrist Resources, LLC's Creative Hymns includes original lyrics to go with many of your favorite hymns and praise songs. Archived by hymn/song title, Inkrist's Creative Hymns archive is continually growing with an ever-expanding repertoire of new, creative lyrics for Christ-center, Bible-based worship.

Feel free to use this resource in your church or ministry as long as you include the copyright notice below each hymn verse selection. There is no charge for non-profit use.

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Title Suggested/Possible Tune(s)* Occasion/Use
General Usage    
Amazing Grace For All The Saints ("Sine Nomine") Stewardship
Give Thanks And Adoration The Church's One Foundation ("Aurelia") Thanksgiving, General, A.C.T.S. Prayer
God Is Able To Provide Jesus Loves Me, This I Know Vision/Stewardship
God Is Able! God Is Able! Angels From The Realms Of Glory  ("Regent Square") Vision/Stewardship
Hear Our Prayer, O Lord Various Tunes Prayer, A.C.T.S., Lent, General
Hear Our Prayer Of Adoration Stricken, Smitten, and Afflicted ("O Mein Jesus Ich Muss Sterben") Lent, Confession, Ash Wednesday, Good Friday, ACTS
If I Have Harmed One Soul Today Sun Of My Soul, My Savior Dear ("Hursley", any LM hymn) General, Confession, Lent
God Is Able, Let Us See Come, Ye Thankful People, Come ("St. George's Windsor") Vision/Stewardship
Jesus Is My  Friend God Will Make A Way Friendship, Valentine's Day, General
Jesus, Savior, Ever Near Me Jesus, Refuge OF The Weary
("O du Liebe")
General, Stewardship, Commitment
Jesus, What A Friend Lord of Glory, Who Has Bought Us ("Hyfrodol" or "Converse") Friendship, General, Absolution
Not Unto Us Be Glory The Church's One Foundation General
Go, Make Disciples I Know That My Redeemer Lives ("Duke Street") Missions, Outreach, Evangelism
Lord Of All Good Be Still My Soul ("Finlandia") Thanksgiving, Stewardship, General
Thanks, Herb Brokering The Church's One Foundation ("Aurelia") Tribute To Herb Brokering
There's People All Around Us The Church's One Foundation ("Aurelia") Missions, Outreach, Pentecost, Evangelism
The Best Is Yet To Come! Crown Him With Many Crowns ("Diademata") Vision/Stewardship/Missions
This Is The Day The Lord Has Made Alternate Words for Scott Wesley Brown's Wedding Song General
The Wayward Child He Leadeth Me ("Bradbury") General
Come, Gracious Lord, To Us Today From All That Dwell
  ("Laast Uns Erfreuen")

 (Includes Liturgical Resources)

Behold, The Little Baby The Church's One Foundation ("Aurelia") Christmas Eve
Candle Of Hope Original Melody By Thomas Fischer
            Score    Midi File  
Advent Wreath Candle Lighting
Come, Now, Our Advent King Come, Thou, Almighty King
  ("Italian Hymn")
God of God, Light Of Light, Jesus Suggested tune: "Wonderful, Counselor, Jesus" Christmas Candelighting
Hear The Voice Afar Open Now Thy Gates Of Beauty ("Neander") Christ's Coming
In God We Believe Away In A Manger Christmas Creed
Jesus Comes, Let All Eyes See Him Angels From The Realms Of Glory Christ's Coming
Lamb Of God, I Come Before You Ode To Joy Christmas, Communion
Lord's Prayer From Heav'n Above To Earth I Come ("Vom Himmel Hoch") Advent/Christmas
Lord's Prayer Angels We Have Heard On High Christmas
Lord's Prayer The First Noel Christmas
May The Lord E'er Be With You, Everyone Do You Hear What I Hear? Christmas Communion Preface
May The Lord Always Be With You Angels From The Realms Of Glory Christmas, Benediction, Communion Preface
My Sins Against Both God And Man On Jordan's Bank Christmas Confession/Absolution
Now Prepare Meter equivalent to "In His Time" Advent
On A Silent Night In Bethlehem The Holly And The Ivy Christmas Eve/Day
Prepare His Way "Oh Come, All Ye Faithful"
("Adeste Fidelis")
Procession Of Manger Little Drummer Boy Christmas Eve Candlelight
Return, O Lord, To Us Today From All That Dwell Below the Skies
("Laast Uns Erfreuen")
Advent/Christ's coming
Thank The Lord
Tell Everyone!
"Angels We Have Heard On High" Advent/Christmas; Post-Communion
The Lord Bless And 
Keep You
"Oh Come, All Ye Faithful" ("Adeste Fidelis") Christmas Benediction
These Candles Shine With Glorious Light "On Jordan's Bank The Baptist's Cry" Advent Candle Lighting
Words Of Institution The Birthday Of A King Christmas
New Year    
Let Us Resolve This Coming Year "Dear Christians, One And All, Rejoice" ("Nun Freut Euch") New Year's Eve/Day
The Old Year Wanes Morning Hymn New Year
Wondrous Vision, Wondrous Sight "Thine The Amen" ("Thine") Transfiguration
Lent/Holy Week    
Behold, Our Lord Is Dying "Behold A Branch Is Growing"
("Es Ist Ein Ros")
Lent, Holy Week, Good Friday
Behold, Our Lord Is Dying "The Church's One Foundation"
Lent, Holy Week, Good Friday
Hear Our Prayers Of Adoration "Stricken, Smitten and Afflicted"
("O mein Jesu, ich muss sterben")
Lent, Prayer, General, ACTS
Hear My Prayer Of Supplication "Stricken, Smitten and Afflicted"
("O mein Jesu, ich muss sterben")
Lent, Prayer, General,
Hosanna Was Their Cry "Thy Song Is Love Unknown" 
("Love Unknown")
Lent, Holy Week, Easter
I Love The Lord Original Song For Lenten, Passion Observance Lent, Holy Week, Easter
Lord, Hear My Anxious Plea "Nearer, My God, To Thee"
Lent, General, Confession
Prepare The Way, O Sinners "Prepare The Royal Highway" ("Bereden Vag For Herran") Lent, Holy Week, Confession
Whose Child Is This? "What Child Is This?"
Lent, Holy Week, Good Friday
Behold, The Savior Risen The Church's One Foundation ("Aurelia") Easter
Joy To The World
(Easter Version)
Joy To The World ("Antioch") Easter
Lord, Keep Us Steadfast Everyday Lord, Keep Us Steadfast In Thy Word ("Erhalt Uns, Herr") Reformation, Stewardship,
God's Word
Abide With Me   Abide With Me (Traditional) Funeral, All Saints
I Believe In God, The Father "Up Through Endless Ranks Of Angels" (Ascended Triumph) Trinity, General, Pentecost Season
I Believe In God, The Father "Lord, Enthroned In Heav'nly Splendor" (Bryn Calfaria) Trinity, General, Pentecost Season
Oh, Come, Lord Jesus, Come! Battle Hymn Of The Republic Christ's Coming
Lord's Prayer    
Our God Who Art In Heaven O Sacred Head, Now Wounded
("O Haupt Voll Blut Und Wunden")
Lent, General
Bread And Wine

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Holy Communion

Create In Me A Clean Heart, Lord From Heaven Above
  ("Vom Himmel Hoch")
Dearest Jesus, We Are Here Dearest Jesus We Are Here
   ("Liebster Jesu")
Communion, Agnus Dei
Jesus Christ, Thou Lamb Of God "Be Thou Faithful" Agnus Dei (Contemporary)
Lamb Of God You Take Away "Now The Light Has Gone Away" (et al.) Agnus Dei
Lamb Of God I Come Before You Of the Father's Love Begotten Agnus Dei
Lamb Of God I Come Before You (3vs) Of the Father's Love Begotten Agnus Dei
Lamb Of God My Hope Is Built On Nothing Less Agnus Dei
Lord, In Your Bread And Body O Sacred Head Now Wounded ("O Haupt Voll Blut Und Wunden") Communion, Lord's Prayer
Glory Be Unto The Lord Angels We Have Heard On High Gospel Announcement
How Great Thou Art-
Communion Verses
How Great Thou Art ("O Store Gud") Communion, Agnus Dei
I Believe In God The Father Apostles' Creed--Original Score By Thomas Fischer Apostles' Creed
O Lord, My God How Great Thou Art* Communion, Confession
What Is This Bread
We Eat?
O God, Our Faithful God ("Yigdal") Communion
Father, Lord, Who E'er Has Given  God Of Grace And God of Glory
     ("Cum Rhonda")
Father's Day
Jesus, You're My Valentine Jesus Loves Me, This I Know Valentine's Day
For The Beauty Of The Earth For The Beauty Of The Earth Mother's Day
God Bless America God Bless America Patriotic Observance (USA)
We Honor God And Country The Church's One Foundation (Aurelia) Patriotic Observance (USA)
Social Issues    
Give Me A Chance, Lord Original Melody By Thomas Fischer Click Here For Score Pro-Life Observance
God Cares For His Creation The Church's One Foundation (Aurelia) Pro-Life Observance

* Suggested songs may or may not be in the public domain.
Copyright permission must be obtained before using lyrics with tunes that are not in
the public domain. does not condone--and is not responsible for--illegal use of songs not in the public domain. Users must find a suitable tune with the same
lyrical meter or have specific copyright permission prior to their use.

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