Hymn for Sunday – In Christ Alone   12 comments

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“In Christ Alone”
Words and Music by Keith Getty & Stuart Townend

In Christ alone my hope is found;
He is my light, my strength, my song;
This cornerstone, this solid ground,
Firm through the fiercest drought and storm.
What heights of love, what depths of peace,
When fears are stilled, when strivings cease!
My comforter, my all in all-
Here in the love of Christ I stand.

In Christ alone, Who took on flesh,
Fullness of God in helpless babe!
This gift of love and righteousness,
Scorned by the ones He came to save.
Till on that cross as Jesus died,
The wrath of God was satisfied;
For ev’ry sin on Him was laid-
Here in the death of Christ I live.

There in the ground His body lay,
Light of the world by darkness slain;
Then bursting forth in glorious day,
Up from the grave He rose again!
And as He stands in victory,
Sin’s curse has lost its grip on me;
For I am His and He is mine-
Bought with the precious blood of Christ.

No guilt in life, no fear in death-
This is the pow’r of Christ in me;
From life’s first cry to final breath,
Jesus commands my destiny.
No pow’r of hell, no scheme of man,
Can ever pluck me from His hand;
Till He returns or calls me home-
Here in the pow’r of Christ I’ll stand.

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Posted September 2, 2007 by Lana G! in Faith, Hymns, Lyrics, Sunday, Sunset, Worship

12 responses to “Hymn for Sunday – In Christ Alone

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  1. Beautiful song and photo. Praise God for what Christ has done for us!

  2. Great song indeed!

    Great blog too.

    BIGDADGIB

  3. We sang this song in church today and it really ministered to me. Thank you for the reminder.

  4. Luuuuv that song! I’ve never “read” the words,,,so much more stands out. Thank you for posting it. God Bless

  5. beautiful

  6. Lovely photo and one of my favorite contemporary songs to sing ..
    Just something that you can really let yourself be free to worship in and through.
    Great great words.

  7. Great song. Heard it on 700 club today, searched the net for words, got them on this blog, sang along and my heart was blessed.

  8. it’s really touching, encouraging and everything

  9. Great music, great lyrics, waht a blessing to humanity. Pastor Tope Dada – Senior Pastor CAC New Covenant Assembly Lagos Nigeria

  10. sing for Christ Jesus. Lovely song.

  11. great song and lovely lyrics.

  12. Good

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