Here’s a listing of some great contemporary pieces to use during the season of Epiphany:
|Title / Author||Sheet Music Source||Comments|
|One Small ChildDavid Meece||LAPPY Songbook #232||Good congregational song|
|Joy has Dawned
Stuart Townend & Keith Getty
|www.gettymusic.com||Good congregational song
(mentions the wise men & their gifts)
|Offering (Christmas Version)
(mentions the wise men)
|Shine Jesus Shine
|Best of the Best Songbook #204
also LAPPY #270
|Good congregational song|
|Christ has Come
Kirk Kirkland & Phillip Keveren
|Lk 2:8-16, Mt 2:1-11|
|How Suddenly a baby Cries,
– and –
All Forever ChangeKeith Getty
|www.gettymusic.com||Mt 2:1-12, Lk 2:8-19 & 25-38|
Most of these songs can be purchased at the following sites unless noted otherwise:
Son of Adam, Son of heaven,
Given as a ransom,
Reconciling God to man,
Christ our mighty champion!
What a savior, what a friend!
What a glorious mystery!
Once a babe inBethlehem,
Now the Lord of Histroy.
-“Joy has Dawned” by Keith Getty (last verse)
Lyrics just don’t get much better than that!