Display Title: My God Shall Supply First Line: O sing, happy Christian, and trusting the Lord Tune Title: [O sing happy Christian, and trusting the Lord] Author: E. E. Hewitt Scripture: Philippians 4:19 Date: 1908 ed.) So how can we learn it? First, when we lose a source of our provision, we won’t panic. 2. We can get consumed with worry about food, shelter, and savings. We all need things we don’t yet have, don’t control, or worry we’ll lose. This gives the added bonus of making the hymn even more lilting and peaceful. We do not have to let anxiety overtake us. 4:19). Try, It looks like you are using an ad-blocker. 1. God doesn’t have to get any better at meeting our needs, but we need to grow in trusting Him to do so. #49, Doctor Watts's Imitation of the Psalms of David: to which is added a collection of hymns; the whole applied to the state of the Christian church in general (4th ed.) Scripture References: 3 Your sure provisions gracious God attend me all my days; oh, may your house be my abode, and all my work be praise. A separate copy of this score must be purchased for each choir member. It can be particularly powerful after a profession of faith or baptism, during a funeral, or after an intercessory prayer. My God shall supply all your need, My God shall supply all your need, According to His riches in glory Thru our Lord Jesus Christ. We’re dependent on other people and things for our survival, much more than we think. One of Isaac Watts’ less frequently used hymns, this lilting rendition of Psalm 23 evokes a sense of peace and calm – an expression of trust in God’s provision. If this score will be projected or included in a bulletin, usage must be reported to a licensing agent (e.g. Enter your email address to subscribe to this blog and receive notifications of new posts by email. 1 My Shepherd, you supply my need, while others go and come; Ad revenue helps keep us running. your oil anoints my head. The same peace we find in the pasture and by the stream, we find in the house of the LORD, to which our Shepherd is leading us day by day. Here would I find a settled rest, And God is able to bless you abundantly, so that in all things at all times, having all that you need, you will abound in every good work. does still my table spread; The hymn can also be sung quite easily by a congregation, usually accompanied by piano, but it is possible to use guitar as well – I would suggest light finger picking. your presence is my stay; attend me all my days; 1. you lead me, for your mercy's sake, Philippians 4:19 And my God shall supply all your need according to His riches in glory by Christ Jesus. 2 (Arranged with Keyboard Accompaniment), Oboe Solos for Worship (Arranged with Keyboard Accompaniment), Majestic Praise (Brass Solos for Worship for Trumpet, Horn, Trombone, or Baritone T.C. 3 Your sure provisions gracious God I would suggest the following: physical provision for our bodies, love, guidance, security, purpose, and strength. one word of your supporting breath Tune: [O sing happy Christian, and trusting the Lord], [O sing happy Christian, and trusting the Lord], All tunes published with 'My God Shall Supply'. Give beyond your comfort zone and see what happens. and all my work be praise. In most hymnals the tune is in the key of C. The hymn became popular in a choral setting by the American composer Virgil Thomson, and today remains a favorite choral piece - the Mormon Tabernacle Choir, for example, performs a beautiful, soft rendition. This promise is a rock of refuge in a sea of anxiety about our needs. Give beyond your comfort zone and see what happens. This hymn can be sung throughout the year at any point in a worship service as a declaration of trust and comfort. Here’s what we read elsewhere in the Bible: Remember this: Whoever sows sparingly will also reap sparingly, and whoever sows generously will also reap generously. Psalm 23 remains the most well-loved and often recited psalm, and Isaac Watts' powerful paraphrase, coupled with the peaceful yet strong American folk tune, make this hymn a moving rendition of that psalm. st. 3 = Ps. in paths of truth and grace. Take careful note of how God has provided for you in the past, especially when you weren’t expecting it. So, what are the things that we actually need that God promises to supply? This is a hard lesson to learn. He has many others. no more a stranger, nor a guest, We can get consumed about making sure we have security and protection from harm. The question is, do we trust Him? Take careful note of how God has provided for you in the past, especially when you weren’t expecting it. 2 When through the shades of death I walk, Scriptural Songs (Memorial Ed.) But it’s not true. “My God shall supply all your needs according to His riches in glory by Christ Jesus” (Phil. 4:19). #38. st. 2 = Ps. Written for the 1719 collection, The Psalms of David Imitated, this hymn has endured as a moving paraphrase of the beloved psalm. Post was not sent - check your email addresses! Liturgical Use: but like a child at home. most holy is your name; 2. FlexScores are available in the Media section below. 23:6. my cup with Blessings overflows, We can be sure that God will supply all these things. For general comments on this beloved psalm, see PHH 23; other settings are also at 161 and 452. drives all my fears away. Everywhere and in all things I have learned both to be full and to be hungry, both to abound and to suffer need. Note that the hymn rushes through the last bar of each phrase without giving much time for a breath - rather than add an extra beat and creating an awkward rhythm, try adding an extra measure and filling the space with the accompaniment. The context of the promise in Philippians 4:19 is that God will provide what they need, so they can give. Sorry, your blog cannot share posts by email. Please consider white-listing Hymnary.org or, O sing, happy Christian, and trusting the Lord, My God shall supply all your need according to His riches in glory. One reason we don’t give is because we fear that our needs won’t be met. [wpforms id="13108" title="false" description="false"]. We do not have to let anxiety overtake us. beside the living stream. If we lose our savings, we recognize that savings is just one way that God provides for our future needs. when I forsake your ways; #49, Doctor Watts's imitation of the Psalms of David, to which is added a collection of hymns; the whole applied to the state of the Christian Church in general (3rd ed.) Watts included it in his large 1719 collection of psalm paraphrases, The Psalms of David Imitated. (1908), p.136, It looks like you are using an ad-blocker. Each of you should give what you have decided in your heart to give, not reluctantly or under compulsion, for God loves a cheerful giver. This is a firm rock on which our anxious souls can rest. It is a foundation on which we can build our lives as Jesus taught us (see Matthew 6:25–34). drives all my fears away. #44b, Doctor Watts's Imitation of the Psalms of David: to which is added a collection of hymns; the whole applied to the state of the Christian church in general (3rd. 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This text in in the public domain in the United States because it was published before 1923. Psalm 23 has inspired numerous paraphrases and hymn texts, including this text by Isaac Watts (PHH 155). Meditate on these truths regularly. My God shall supply all my needs According to His riches in glory He will give His angels Charge over me Jehovah Jireh cares for me, for me, for me Jehovah Jireh cares for me Jehovah Jireh My provider His grace is sufficient For me, for me, for me Jehovah Jireh My provider His grace is sufficient For me My God shall supply all my needs