May 16, 2011

Contemporary Hymns for Fathers' Day

Here are some contemporary hymn texts that would be suitable to use on Fathers’ Day.  The ones with a CCLI license number are available on CCLI’s SongSelect website (if you have a license). Many are also available on Hope Publishing’s Online Hymnody website. 

Almighty Father, God of Grace, Timothy Dudley-Smith CCLI 4728005
Born By the Holy Spirit’s Breath, Timothy Dudley-Smith CCLI 4497116
Eternal Father, God of Grace, Christopher Idle
Father of Lights, Who Brought to Birth, Timothy Dudley-Smith CCLI 4499286
Fill Your Hearts with Joy and Gladness, Timothy Dudley-Smith CCLI 4495709
For All Your Blessings, Father, Alan Harold Frank Luff CCLI 1540661
Go, My Children, With My Blessing, Jaroslav Vajda
God, Our Father, You Have Led Us, Terry W. York CCLI 1129563
God, the Father of Your People, Alfred E. Mulder CCLI 233845
I Am a Child of God, Mary Jackson Cathey
I Have Called You by Your Name, Dan Damon
I Lift My Eyes to the Quiet Hills, Timothy Dudley-Smith CCLI 1761529
Lavish Love, Abundant Beauty, Peter Ellis CCLI 2286460
Lord, We Receive Your Peace, Barbara Kunz Loots
My Father’s Ground, Colin Gibson CCLI 2884594
Nothing is Lost on the Breath of God, Colin Gibson CCLI 1932722
One God and Father of Us All, Fred Pratt Green CCLI 3596874
Our Father, We Have Wandered, Kevin Nichols
Set Your Troubled Hearts at Rest, Timothy Dudley-Smith CCLI 4516530
Take Courage and Trust Your Creator, Ruth Duck


For more worship resources for Fathers’ Day (June 19, 2011), click on Fathers’ Day resources in the list of “Labels” at the lower right side of the page.