Glorious and blessed God (Covenant hymn)

Glorious and blessèd God,

Father, Son and Holy Spirit,

You are mine and I am yours,

only by your grace.


Now your will, not mine, be done

in all things, as you determine

and, wherever I may go,

shield me by your grace.


When my life is as I choose:

filled with purpose, rich and peaceful,

or in dark and troubled times

hold me in your grace.


In this pilgrimage of faith

I would seek to serve your glory;

To be known as yours alone,

faithful by your grace.


In this moment, holy Lord,

may I be a sign of heaven;

bringing you my willing heart

- fill it with your grace.


So, no longer mine but yours,

here my life of faith lies open.

Freely bound to serve your cause,

captive to your grace



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