Category Archives: Lenten Music

Sing to the Lord a New Song in 2018

The following is an excerpt of my list of contemporary song choices to go with the lectionary readings for the calendar year of 2018.  Sorry for not getting this to all of you sooner.  As always, please review song lyrics with your Pastor first!  There is a link at the bottom of this post to download the entire document.  Enjoy, and may God get the glory.

Feb 25
Lent 2
Broken Vessels Joel Houston Rom 5:1-2
Your Grace is Enough Matt Maher Rom 5:1-3
Amazing Love (You Are My King) Billy Foote Rom 5:8
My Savior My God Aaron Shust Rom 5:8
The Power of the Cross Getty & Townend Rom 5:8
Grace Like Rain Todd Agnew Rom 5:8
Sweetly Broken Jeremy Riddle Rom 5:8
Mar 4
Lent 3
The Scandal of Grace HIllsongs United 1 Cor 1:23, Ps 19:6
All Because of Jesus Steve Fee Ps 19:1-2
May the Words of My Mouth Tim Hughes Ps 19:14
Mar 11
Lent 4
All Because of Jesus Steve Fee Eph 2:4-5
And Can it Be? Bob Kauflin Eph 2:4-7
How Deep the Father’s Love for Us Getty and Townend Eph 2:4-9
This is Amazing Grace Phil Wickham Jn 3:16
Jesus Saves Jermy Camp Jn 3:16-17
Mar 18
Lent 5
Be Glorified Chris Tomlin Jn 12:23
One Pure and Holy Passion Mark Altrogge Jn 12:26
Be Lifted High Michael W Smith Jn 12:32-36
Mar 25
Palm Sunday
Hosanna (Praise is Rising) Baloche & Brown Mk 11:9-10
Jesus Messiah Chris Tomlin Php 2:1-11
Fullness of Grace Keith Getty Php 2:6-8
Lamb of God Twila Paris Php 2:6-11
Lord I Lift Your Name on High Rick Founds Php 2:6-11
Mar 29
Maundy Thursday
Broken and Poured Out Kevin Bueltmann 1 Cor 11:23-29
Make Us One Twila Paris 1 Cor 10:16-17

Mk 14:22-25

Mar 30
Good Friday
How Deep the Father’s Love for Us Getty & Townend
Jesus Messiah Chris Tomlin Isa 53
By His Wounds Mac Powell Isa 52:5
In Christ Alone Getty & Townend Isa 53:5-6
Nothing but the Blood Matt Redman Heb 4:16
Your Grace Finds Me Matt Redman Heb 4:16
Gethsemane Hymn Keith Getty Jn 19:17-37

Click Here – 2018 Song List

Contemporary Lenten Music

Contemporary Lenten Music

Here’s a list of some good Lenten Contemporary music with sound biblical lyrics that have some depth:

A Debtor to Mercy Alone

Bob Kauflin

Above All

Baloche, LeBlanc

Across the Great Divide

Mark Altrogge

Amazing Grace (My Chains Are Gone)

Chris Tomlin

Amazing Love

Graham kendrick

Amazing Love (You Are My King)

Billy Foote

At the Cross

Holland Davis

At the Cross

Stephen Altrogge

At the Foot of the Cross

Steve Cook

Beneath the Cross

Getty, Townend

By Your Blood

Billy Funk

Cross of Jesus

Getty, Townend

Depth of Mercy

Bob Kauflin

Finished Indeed

the Kingsmen

For All Have Sinned / For God so Loved

Steve Green

For God so Loved the World

Don Fancisco

For Me

Mark Altrogge

For Me For You

Doug Plank

Forgiven, Forgotten, Forever

Brian Free

Fullness of Grace

Staurt Townend

God Will Provide a Lamb

Michael Card

Greater Love

Mark Altrogge

Greater Still

Brian Free

How Deep the Father’s Love for Us

Getty, Townend

I Come by the Blood

Steve Cook

I Come to the Cross

BIll Batstone

I Look Up

Mark Altrogge

I Love the Cross

Mark Altrogge

I Will Boast in the Cross of Christ

Steve Cook

I’m Justified

Steve Cook

It Should Have Been Me

Mark Altrogge

Jesus Paid it All

Elvina Mabel Hall

Jesus, Thank You

Pat Sczebel

Lamb of Glory

Greg Nelson

Lamb of God

Twila Paris

Lead me to the Cross

Graham Kendrick

Lost in Wonder

Martyn Layzell

Man of Sorrows

Greg Nelson

My Savior’s Precious Blood

Jonathan Baird

Nail My Glory

Bob Kauflin

Nothing but the Blood

Robert Lowry

O How He Loves You and Me

Kurt Kaiser

On My Cross

Jerome Diebler / FFH

Once Again

Matt Redman

Only by His Wounds

Michael Card

Only Your Mercy

Scott Wesly Brown

Perfect Lamb of God

Adam Sacks


Jordan Kauflin

the Coloring Song

Petra (Dave Eden)

the Glory of the Cross

Sovereign Grace

the Gospel is True

Scott Wesley Brown

the Gospel Song

Bob Kauflin

the Grace Song of Heaven

Keith Getty

The Power of the Cross

Getty, Townend

the Precious Blood

Peter Gagnon

the Wonderful Cross

Chris Tomlin

the Wounded Healer

Bennie Triplett

We Sing Your Mercies

Mark Altrogge

When Love Came Down

Stuart Townend

You Chose the Cross

Martyn Layzell