We Walk His Way (songbook)

Shorter songs for worship

John Bell

Wild Goose
Pb. 143 pag.



This is a sequel to two highly successful collections of short songs for use in worship (Come All You People and There is One Among Us). Here the net is thrown wider with material from Aids-ridden communities in the developing world side by side with recent output from the Wild Goose Resource Group. An ideal collection for small choirs, social justice enthusiasts, multiculturalists and all who regard themselves as global Christians. CONTENTS: A. GATHERING Somebody prayed for me/ African American We walk his way (Ewe, thina) / South Africa Amen (Themba) / South Africa God welcomes all / South Africa How good and pleasant it is (Hineh Ma Tov) / Israel Come, let us praise the Lord our God (Chayawen) / Philippines Let all nations praise the Lord / Taiwan Come and worship (Maa Thoed Rao Rong Phleng) / Thailand Come, bring your burdens to God (Woza Nomthwalo Wakho) / South Africa This is God's world Dance for joy, all the earth B. RELATING Silently we look with God Come, O Lord, and set us free As the eyes of a servant We worship Christ (Nzamuranza) / Mozambique Kyrie (Maurs) God of peace and justice (Ya Rabba Ssalami) / Palestine Wash me in the water The Lord will listen Veni, veni (Lansdowne) God beyond all names C. ENGAGING Listen to the Word / Canada Magnificat (Lansdowne) Our Father, who is in heaven / Cambodia Come to me I heard the voice of Jesus calling Take these words to heart God has chosen me I was hungry We will be fed with finest wheat Alleluya (Ramirez)/ El Salvador D. RESPONDING Lord, hear our cry Kyrie eleison/ Guatemala Baptised in water God, fill our lives Set me as a seal May God bless you Never give up (Bambelela) / South Africa This we shall do Hallelujah (Lansdowne To you, O God, be given the glory / El Salvador E. COLUMBA SETTING Kyrie (Columba) Sanctus & Benedictus (Columba) Agnus Dei (Columba) There is also a We Walk His Way CD containing 19 of the songs.