made

consider all the works thy hands have made, 465

For you, since first the world was made, 280

God made the world and at its birth ordained our human race, 696

Great God, your love has called us here as we, by love, for love were made., 579

he made it, sustains it, and leads it in love to its heavenly goal, 656

Made like him, like him we rise, 359

Remember, Lord, though frail we be, in your own image were we made, 339

This day is holy to the Lord; this day the Lord has made, 821

We are the flock he comes to feed, the sheep who by his hand were made., 539

who fashioned and made us, protected and stayed us, 448

madness

Cure your children's warring madness, bend our pride to your control, 751

Magdalene

Susanna, Mary, Magdalene who traveled with your Lord, 611

magnify

living, life-imparting Spirit, you we praise and magnify., 495

Let thankful songs your tongues employ; o bless and magnify his name, 539

Magnify the Lord with me, ev'ry generation, 300

O Lord, we praise your name. O Lord, we magnify your name:, 823

To magnify your boundless grace, 73

who would not fear his holy name, and laud and magnify?, 531

maid

A little child for you this morn has from a chosen maid been born, 307

lo, a virgin maid gave birth to Christ, the Son of man, 336

"Lowly maid from Galilee, blessed above all others, 300

The Father sent his Son to earth, chose a maid to give him birth, 277

maiden

They but saw a maiden lowly with an infant pure and holy, 319

"To you this day is born a child: born of a maiden mother mild, 306

maintains

that as king o'er us he reigns and unrivaled pow'r maintains., 586

majestic

O Lord, our Lord, how majestic is your name in all the earth., 823

Majestic Being

O Majestic Being, may our souls and bodies at all times be at your service!, 554

majesty

All pow'r and majesty be yours and endless praise!, 468

and you are on your Father's throne in majesty arrayed, 374

Christ in his majesty -- Jesus is Lord!, 407

Ev'ry eye shall then behold you robed in awesome majesty, 259

Father, of majesty unbounded, 234

forevermore! Your sov'reign majesty may we in glory see, 555

honor, and majesty, and might, 213, 469

Let all reply, Amen!  Blessing and pow’r and majesty, 219

Majesty veiled in mystery as Three in One and One in Three, 100

Name of all majesty, fathomless mystery, 407

prayer the sublimest strains that reach the Majesty on high., 749

Prince of life, O hear my cry: by your glorious majesty, 744

Ride on! Ride on in majesty! Hear all the tribes hosanna cry, 343

set aside his majesty to take the sinner's place., 336

the light of your splendor, your love's majesty., 457

to him all majesty ascribe and crown him Lord of all!, 403

To his majesty let your praises be, 109

We lightly take your majesty, pretend your will to clearly see, 738

We, when Jesus we shall see coming in his majesty, 206

where Christ himself appearing, in brightest majesty, 484

Your majesty, how vast it is, and how immense the glory, 471

Your sov’reign majesty may we in glory see, 104

make

For your gift of God the Spirit, pow’r to make our lives anew, 98

Fullness of the very Godhead, come to make your life our own, 98

Lord, you make the common holy: "This my body, this my blood.", 617

Make us the instruments you use to praise the Savior more, 99

maker

and even our Maker had only a dream, 382

Bless your maker, all you creatures, ever under God's control, 458

both heaven and earth view their Maker as man, with joy that is past all expression, 471

God, our Maker, does provide for our needs to be supplied:, 450

He only is the Maker of all things near and far, 453

in you we face our Judge and Maker unafraid, 78, 486

let us as night is falling, on God our Maker calling, give thanks to him, who loves us best., 572

Maker and Monarch and Savior of all., 317

Maker of all things, Lord and God, 73

of all life the maker, the true life of all, 457

our maker, defender, redeemer, and friend., 566

Rise, my soul, adore your Maker, 568

that our Father is the Lord Almighty, maker of the heav'ns and earth, 397

we'll praise our wondrous Maker in songs of victory., 503

Maker's hand

they tell of God their Maker's hand, and all his love for me., 466

malice

Not with old leaven, the leaven of malice and evil, 236

man

and in wisdom, stature, favor growing up from boy to man --, 692

born as a man to die, nailed to a cross on high, 407

both heaven and earth view their Maker as man, with joy that is past all expression, 471

by your precious blood, Jesus, man and God., 473

For since by a man came death, by a man has come also the resurrection of the dead., 236

God and man indeed, comfort in all need, 473

Lord of glory, God most high, man exalted to the sky, 744

No mere bread, but mediator -- God and man, our liberator, 419

on this Christian man and woman who here make their vows of love!, 429

one man finds it, knows its value, sells his all that field to buy, 702

pleased as man with us to dwell, Jesus our Immanuel., 295

The old man, meek and mild, the priest of Israel, slept, 609

True God and yet true man, he came to save his people from earth's dark night of sin., 302

We come, O Christ, to you, true Son of God and man, 486

We praise the Word made flesh; true God, true man is he, 185

who did agree a man to be and by your blood set sinners free?, 279

Man of sorrows

Look, O look, the sight is glorious, see the man of sorrows now, 406

you became a Man of sorrows to gain life eternal for us, 473

mandate

When you have worked till life's end and his mandate completed, 639

manger

all meanly wrapped in swathing bands and in a manger laid, 296

As they offered gifts most rare at that manger rude and bare, 190

Away in a manger, no crib for a bed, 301

Choosing a manger for your throne, while worlds on worlds are yours alone, 54

Hark, a voice from yonder manger, soft and sweet, does entreat, 289

I only know the manger child has brought God's life to me., 704

in the starkest manger bed the King of glory lay, 336

Look, look, my heart, and let me peek. Whom in the manger do you seek?, 307

ox and ass before him bow, and he is in the manger now., 291

See him in a manger laid whom the angels praise above., 288

See where the clear star bendeth over the manger blessed, 284

To Bethlehem they ran to find him in the manger as angel heralds sang., 302

where a mother laid her baby in a manger for his bed., 292

manifest

Christ, the Lamb of God, you take away the sin of the world; manifest yourself to us, 9, 11

did manifest your glory forth in Cana's marriage hour., 312

God in flesh made manifest, 65, 313

God like a mother eagle hovers near on mighty wings of power manifest, 459

in your Godhead manifest, 313

Lord, your presence let me see, manifest yourself to me!, 744

Manifest at Jordan's stream, prophet, priest, and king supreme, 313

manifest in gracious will, ever bringing good from ill, 313

Manifest in making whole palsied limbs and fainting soul, 313

manifest in pow'r divine, changing water into wine, 313

manifest in valiant fight, quelling all the devil’s might, 313

With shining face and bright array, Christ deigns to manifest that day, 327

manifested

manifested by the star to the sages from afar, 65, 313

manifested in your presence, for the common good outpoured., 496

manifold

for me you bore the nails and spear and manifold disgrace., 602

join with all nature in manifold witness, 460

mankind

Dear Lord and Father of mankind, forgive our foolish ways, 739

that hath made heaven and earth of nought, and with his blood mankind hath bought., 290

manna

daily manna still provide you: God be with you till we meet again., 824

his manna for each hungry soul, the lost and weary find., 487

Now let our souls be fed with manna from above, 198

O feed me, Lord, that I may feed your hungry ones with manna sweet., 646

the talent when buried was withered, the manna, when hoarded, decayed, 656

with manna in the wilderness, with water from the rock., 411

manner

What manner of behavior is by thy love required of me?, 269

man's empty praise

Riches I heed not nor man's empty praise, 719

mansions

unto endless glory raised in your mansions shall be placed., 808

march

At last the march shall end; the wearied ones shall rest, 786

Ever singing, march we onward, victors in the midst of strife, 544

Lead on, O King eternal! The day of march has come, 753

let us march on till victory is won., 707

Lift up your standard high! March on in firm array!, 786

mark

mark that miracle of time, God's own sacrifice complete., 349

so shall his light mark out the road that leads at last to heav'n., 747

We mark your saints, how they became in hindrances more sure, 644

market

in kitchen, boardroom, market, office, mill, 629

of farm, and market, shop and home, of mind, and heart, and hand, 650

marred

Your living likeness still we bear, though marred, dishonored, disobeyed., 579

marriage

did manifest your glory forth in Cana's marriage hour., 312

grant joy and peace: their marriage bless with gladness from above, 430

Lord, today bless this new marriage,guide this union in your way., 428

shall the marriage supper share, if we his true followers are., 206

the Lamb's great marriage feast of bliss and love., 421

The marriage feast is waiting; the gates wide open stand, 256

the marriage supper of the Lamb, the great epiphany., 312

till you return, when we shall eat the marriage supper of the Lamb., 355

married

We, married, single, young and old, what treasured trust will find., 674

martyr

For Hus the fearless martyr we give you thanks and praise, 391

so bright with many an angel, and all the martyr throng., 814

martyrs

Apostles, prophets, martyrs, and all the noble throng, 391

Apostles, prophets, martyrs, and all the sacred throng, 107

Crown him, you martyrs of our God, who from his altar call, 402, 403

prophets swell the glad refrain, and the blessed martyrs follow, 386

The white-robed army of martyrs praise you., 234

marvel

and marvel at his gracious words of wisdom undefiled., 318

and we, this marvel seeing, forget our selfish being for joy of beauty not our own., 572

Marvel now, both heav'n and earth, that the Lord chose such a birth., 265

We marvel at the mercy, the sov'reign grace, 571

marvelous

God has called you out of darkness into this most marvelous light, 526

Mary

For Christ is born of Mary, 282

grant us, as to Mary, the great favor, 82

Haste, haste to bring him laud, the babe, the son of Mary!, 305

He came to us through Mary who sheltered him from cold., 302

how Christ was born of Mary, he was the Son of light, 302

King of kings, yet born of Mary, as of old on earth he stood, 184, 271

Mary, Joseph, lend your aid, while we raise our hearts in love., 288

Mary was that mother mild, Jesus Christ her little child., 292

O Savior, child of Mary, who felt all human woe, 302

Susanna, Mary, Magdalene who traveled with your Lord, 611

virgin-born, the child of Mary upon whom the Spirit came., 699

Mary's

for Mary's child and all his coming gave us, 830

Mighty God and Mary's son, human and divine in one., 265

see where the infant Jesus smiles upon Mary's breast!, 284

What child is this, who, laid to rest on Mary's lap is sleeping?, 305

Who would not with hosts above join in Mary's chorus?, 300

mask

the Healer feigned no callous mask, 338

master

be now and ever near me, my master and my friend., 172, 603

Christ is our Master, Lord, and God, the fullness of the Three in One., 479

Creator of the rolling spheres, the Master of all time., 405

he is the mighty King, master of ev'rything, his name is Wonderful, Jesus, my Lord., 476

He the Master, we disciples, he is ours and we are his., 401

if he, my head and master, defend me from above, 769

in peace that only you can give; with you, O Master, let me live, 735

Jesus, Master, I am yours; keep me faithful, keep me near, 614

Jesus, Master, whom I serve, though so feebly and so ill, 42

Jesus, Master, whose I am, purchased yours alone to be, 614

Jesus, Master, will you use one who owes you more than all?, 42

knowing Christ as Savior, make him Master too:, 582

Like your spotless Master, you, filled with wisdom, love, and pow'r, 729

May we together follow Christ the Master and know the blessing of his sov'reignty., 671

master who acts as a slave to them., 577

My gracious master and my God, assist me to proclaim, 548

My heart is weak and poor until it master find, 604

O give me grace to follow, my master and my friend., 603

O Master, from the mountain side make haste to heal these hearts of pain, 581

O Master, let me walk with you in lowly paths of service true, 735

O use us, Lord and Master, whate'er may be the cost., 433

One our Master, one alone, none but Christ as Lord we own, 525

our Lord and master, you have won our hearts to serve you only!, 188

strong in faith and swift to answer each command your master sends, 526

That night the apostles met in fear; among them came their master dear, 369

The church from you, dear Master, received this gift divine, 23, 505

the master pays the debt his servants owe him, who would not know him., 351

Ye servants of God, your Master proclaim, 565

you we gladly own in ev'ry nation, Head and Master of your congregation, 400

masters

not for faith that masters mountains; for this better gift we yearn: may love be ours, O Lord, 591

Master's

and rich fruit, blessed for the Master's use, to produce, to produce., 528

O may it all my pow'rs engage to do my Master's will., 645

that lives the truth your word declares, and heeds the Master's mind., 524

the battle fought, the victory won, enter your Master's joy., 811

mastery

bow to his mastery -- Jesus is Lord!, 407

match

come with your timeless judgment now, to match our present hour., 681

No strength of ours can match his might! We would be lost, rejected., 788

matchless

and hail him as your matchless King through all eternity., 405

And on through boundless starry space, God's matchless works expand., 451

enslave it with your matchless love, and deathless it shall reign., 604

I only know its matchless love has brought God's love to me., 704

to show forth his matchless praises, 528

maturing

Grant us, in the mind's maturing, your own guidance on our way., 619

maturity

who shepherds us, at ev'ry stage, through youth, maturity, and age:, 803

maze

While life's dark maze I tread, and griefs around me spread, O, be my guide, 705

meadow

field and forest, vale and mountain, flow'ry meadow, flashing sea, 544

We fade, a dream that passes, like withered meadow grasses when summer's sun has shone., 806

meadows

Fair are the meadows, fair are the woodlands, 470

meal

miracle and meal in union, wondrous grace of our communion., 419

Ponder now the meal well spread, on the table, wine and bread., 227

mean

an exile, poor and mean, my fathers’ God will be my guide, 794

Why lies he in such mean estate where ox and ass are feeding?, 305

You made no mean or cunning move, chose no unworthy compromise, 583

meaning

Although some hear each song or word, distraction may leave meaning blurred., 520

On Christ leaning, find life's meaning, work to do and words to say., 627

meanly

all meanly wrapped in swathing bands and in a manger laid, 296

means

be the means through which the Lord reveals his grace., 582

So wondrous is its touch with love that means so much, 690

Use us as a means of blessing: make us stronger, give us faith., 398

what it means in daily living to believe and to adore., 564

meant

'Twas meant for all the world to hear and thus with one accord, 543

You came unequaled, undeserved, to be what we were meant to be, 583

meanwhile

the world meanwhile on empty husks must feed., 593

measure

He fills your needs to fullest measure with what discerning love has sent, 712

he will feed me with the treasure of his grace in richest measure, 662

here is a feast prepared, rich beyond measure, 593

Lord, you show us love's true measure, 617

may we find in fuller measure what it is in Christ we share., 564

My hope I cannot measure, my path to life is free, 732

peace is there that knows no measure, joys that through all time abide, 76

mediator

No mere bread, but mediator -- God and man, our liberator, 419

meditate

Upon your precepts and your ways my heart will meditate with awe, 510

meek

According to thy gracious word, in meek humility, 422

bow your meek head to mortal pain, then take, O God, your power and reign!, 343

by your triumph o'er the grave, meek to suffer, strong to save, 744

Christ, the model of the meek, though with the Godhead one, 336

O Savior meek, your road pursue, with palms and scattered garments strewed., 343

The old man, meek and mild, the priest of Israel, slept, 609

where meek souls will receive him still, the dear Christ enters in., 282

with the poor and meek and lowly lived on earth our Savior holy., 292

Yet nations still prey on the meek of the world, and conflict turns parent from child., 682

meekly

For the joy you came to give you meekly went to die, 336

meet

all safe and blessed we shall meet at last., 757

ancient story, hopes of glory. Jesus, here we meet., 542

and in your own appointed way we come to meet you, Lord!, 198

And thus with joy we meet our Lord. His presence, always near, 415

come, let us meet him on the road and place for him prepare., 185

did e'er such love and sorrow meet, 80, 350

Faithful soul, behold your King and Lord comes to meet you., 275

for some the comfort of a friend or loving God to meet., 481

God be with you till we meet again, 824

Hasten as a bride to meet him, eagerly and gladly greet him., 588

How shall I meet my Savior? How shall I truly welcome thee?, 269

How shall I meet you, Jesus? How shall I welcome you?, 268

I come with joy to meet my Lord, forgiven, loved and free, 222, 415

in ev'ry trial we meet, in all his strength complete, 668

In haste you come to meet me and home rejoicing bring, 763

In his presence now we meet and rest., 423

Jesus, here we meet; in your name we greet, 542

Jesus, we love to meet on this, your holy day, 563

Let the valleys rise to meet him, and the hills bow down to greet him!, 264

live to behold our large increase, and die to meet us all above., 432

May we meet, dear Lord, in heaven, each forgiving and forgiven, 809

may we, to meet thee without fear, 8

meet at my table and record the full obedience of the Lord.", 355

stoops again in love to meet us, with his very life to feed us., 187

there is love we yet can meet and believe the Christ is there --, 793

to meet the bridegroom, come, prepare!", 258

until at last we meet before your face., 139

when each stranger that we meet is called a neighbor, 689

where countless pardoned sinners meet adoring at his feet., 768

meeting

like meeting after parting, like sunshine after rain, 599

What the Trinity once sealed deep in secret meeting, 300

meets

but Love meets us in resurrection when love gives itself unafraid., 656

grace which meets all human needs, 69, 526

Morning breaks and Jesus meets us, feeds and comforts, pardons still, 211

melodious

Teach me some melodious sonnet, sung by flaming tongues above., 782

melody

There's a song in ev'ry silence, seeking word and melody, 797

to you, now high exalted, our melody we raise., 342

We know who we are called to be: Christ's body given melody, 434

melt

Melt the clouds of sin and sadness; drive the dark of doubt away, 544

Melt me, mold me, fill me, use me, 96

member

One member may not know another here, 516

Savior, since of Zion's city I through grace a member am, 522

members

Revive your work; amid the years our members still employ, 399

and in all its members may your grace be seen., 205

as living members of a living Christ. Alleluia!, 366

as members of each body joined, in him we are made one., 785

Members -- on our Head depending, lights -- reflecting him, our Sun, 673

mistreating their members and bruising their souls., 678

Shall I fear? Or could the Head rise and leave his members dead?, 215

To the members of Christ's body, to the branches of the vine, 498

He the Head, we are his members, 401

Where should the dying members rest, but with the dying Head?, 87

memorials

sweet memorials -- till the Lord call us round his heav'nly board, 413

memory  (see also: mem’ry)

And when these failing limbs grow numb, and mind and memory flee, 422

blessed be your memory, and blessed your bright example be., 811

By Christ redeemed, in Christ restored, we keep the memory adored, 220

mem'ries

for mem'ries gathered through the years, and faith that grows from joys and tears., 804

mem'ry  (see also: memory)

gives us bread and wine and mem'ry that our vision may be clear., 659

men

As with gladness men of old did the guiding star behold, 190

on women, men, and children who would God's grace receive., 378

Women and men, in age and youth, can feel the Spirit, hear the call, 362

young men and women, aging folk and children, praise to the Savior!, 383

mend

Our mission bears a broader scope: to mend the heart and share the hope, 440

to stir and comfort, shake and mend, be glad with us, and grieve., 431

mention

Jesus' love exceeds all comprehension, but our love to him we scarce dare mention, 346

merchant

like the merchant, fine pearls seeking, searches, yearning for the best, 702

to merchant, worker, king he brings God's high demands:, 695

mercies

bless the Father, and forget not all his mercies to proclaim., 458

Jesus calls us; by your mercies, Savior, may we hear your call, 600

Eternal are your mercies, Lord, 551

Fix in us your humble dwelling, all your faithful mercies crown., 474

For your mercies shall endure, ever faithful, ever sure, 19

Great and even greater, are your mercies here, 778

Let them your cov'nant mercies share as we our faith proclaim., 409

Morning by morning new mercies I see, 460

O bless the Lord, my soul! His mercies bear in mind!, 546

praise for mercies daily twining round us golden cords of love., 310

sing your mercies ever new, 1, 66

we're assured your mercies are each morning new, 770

your mercies how tender, how firm to the end, 566

merciful

holy and most merciful Savior, our eternal God!, 6, 203

Holy, holy, holy, merciful and mighty!, 133, 381

My Jesus said all who believe will find a merciful reprieve, 776

mercy

a story of truth and mercy, a story of peace and light, 621

Alleluia! Alleluia! Widely as his mercy flows., 529

and still he remembers his mercy and truth, 547

and with immortal mercy glows our God, the Lord of hosts!, 810

Angels descending bring from above echoes of mercy, whispers of love., 714

As a parent's love is endless, so God's mercy follows us, 534

As sure as I prove your mercy and love, 608

As we walk along beside you, and we hear you speak of mercy, 798

author of mercy, turn your face and grant repentance for our pride., 339

Because the Lord our God is good, his mercy is forever sure., 539

Blessed are they who show their mercy to the guilty and the poor, 595

but deeds of love and mercy, the heav'nly kingdom comes., 753

Christ came from heaven in mercy to bring us salvation, 639

Christ has brought you home in mercy, 526

Christ, have mercy upon us, 5, 9, 10, 12

Come with all your gentle might, bringing light to darkest night: have mercy, Lord., 521

disobeyed your holy word. Lord, have mercy on us still., 760

Do justly, love mercy, walk humbly with your God., 695

fondly tend and safely keep them in your mercy strong and true., 660

for all your dying sorrow, your mercy without end, 75

For the sake of Jesus, who from sin now frees us, grant us, Lord, your mercy., 303

for this, your dying sorrow, your mercy without end?, 345

for those who for your mercy plead; receive the prayer we offer, 472

for your abundant mercy, and all your love and grace, 433

fount of wisdom, womb of mercy, giving and forgiving all:, 642

give patience as we watch and weep, though mercy long delay, 750

God the Spirit, as a dove sent in mercy from above, 387

God who guides with tender mercy, fills the heart with loving care., 637

God will deal with us in mercy, not according to our sin., 534

Goodness and mercy all my life shall surely follow me, 720

grant us, then, in mercy, the confession of our grateful hearts to hear, 400

grant your loving mercy, keep us in your care., 746

have mercy, have mercy, Lord!, 759

Have mercy, O Lord, 6, 203

Have mercy on us, Lord, have mercy., 234

have mercy on us when we call, 2

He bade me welcome, O word of mercy, 775

Highly favored church of Jesus, he chose you through mercy free, 528

How bright appears the Morning Star with mercy beaming from afar, 278

How vast the mercy and the love which led you to the tree, 374

I hope as Israel in the Lord; he sends redemption through his word. We praise him for his mercy, 761

I see his hand of mercy, I hear his voice of cheer, 792

in love and mercy guide us, and heal our strife-torn world., 142, 683

In mercy, Lord, this grace bestow, that in your service we may do, 643

in mercy sought, and to the fold us brought., 219

In your mercy, Lord, you called me, taught my sin-filled heart and mind, 612

Jesus comes again in mercy, when our hearts are bowed with care, 55

Let me at thy throne of mercy find a sweet relief, 772

Let the mighty acts of God spread through all the world abroad: have mercy, Lord., 521

Let your mercy warm and cheer us!, 188

Look with favor on our off'ring, in your mercy. Amen., 820

Lord God, Lamb of God: You take away the sin of the world: have mercy on us, 233

Lord, have mercy, Lord, have mercy on each land and place, 636

Lord, have mercy upon us, 5, 9, 10, 11

Lord, show us your love and mercy, 234

May we in our guilt and shame still your love and mercy claim, 352

May your care and mercy lead us to a just society, 617

may your grace and mercy rest on the helpless and distressed., 692

may your grace and mercy rest on the homeless and oppressed., 692

May your mercy, Lord and Father, keep us now and all our days., 111

Mighty Shepherd, gather near all your sheep oppressed by fear: have mercy, Lord., 521

O Christ, Almighty God, have mercy upon us, 9, 11

O Christ, in mercy bring us to that eternal shore, 814

O God, have mercy, to your children giving hope in believing., 812

O God of mercy, hear us, in steadfast love draw near us, from age to age the same, 806

O his mercy is unbounded, all my hope on him is grounded, 197, 594

O Lord, have mercy on us all; have mercy on us when we call, 2

O, may we, who mercy need, be like you in heart and deed, 352

Peace on earth and mercy mild, God and sinners reconciled!", 295

Ponder now the holy cup, filled with mercy lifted up., 227

receive us in your mercy, and cheer us with your word, 13

shine within your church today that the world may see and say, "Have mercy, Lord.", 521

showing kindness, mercy, understanding, and respect diversity, 397

streams of mercy, never ceasing, call for songs of loudest praise., 782

surely his goodness and mercy shall daily attend you., 530

that your servants, Lord, in freedom may your mercy know and live., 688

the words of grace and mercy, the cross and all its pains, 508

Then justly, in mercy, we'll humbly walk with God., 695

They who Jesus' mercy know are from wrath and envy freed, 416

Thirst for us in mercy still; all your holy work fulfill, 352

To God whose mercy knows no bounds, we gratefully direct our sounds, 541

to thy great faithfulness, mercy, and love., 460

We marvel at the mercy, the sov'reign grace, 571

What God's almighty pow'r has made, in mercy he is keeping, 537

What mercy this, immense and free, for, O my God, it found out me!, 773

When Jesus wept, the falling tear in mercy flowed beyond all bound, 335

who is perfect, three in one, and unites us in the Son: have mercy, Lord., 521

with tender mercy hear us as we pray, 427

with your grace and mercy bless all who strive for holiness., 692

with your grace and mercy bless all who suffer homelessness., 692

with your grace and mercy bless sacrifice for righteousness., 692

Yet give us insight that keeps us aware justice and mercy in balance to share., 687

you have mercy to relieve us, grace to cleanse and pow'r to free., 731

You shine with God’s own truth and light, aglow with grace and mercy!, 188

mercy seat

We strain to glimpse your mercy seat and find you kneeling at our feet., 579

mercy's

and leads me for his mercy's sake in paths of truth and grace., 730

and loves us for his mercy's sake., 718

joyless is the day's return till your mercy's beams I view, 475

Justice with mercy's reconciled, He lives who once was dead., 91, 356

who upon the cross, forsaken worked your mercy's perfect deed., 148, 688

merit

by your all-sufficient merit raise us to your glorious throne., 262

declare the Savior's merit and how the Holy Spirit, 631

Father, Lord of ev'ry spirit, in your might, lead me right through my Savior's merit., 568

Grounded on your Savior's merit, blessed in his communion sweet, 515

It is in God that we shall hope, and not in our own merit., 761

Jesus, grant us through your merit to inherit your salvation, 278

no merit of my own I claim but wholly lean on Jesus' name., 771

not through some merit, right, or claim but by your gracious love alone., 579

Not your merit brings God near, but God's great compassion, 275

O that Jesus' love and merit filled our hearts both night and day!, 589

that I thy death and merit above all else may prize., 795

through your suff'ring, death and merit, life eternal we inherit, 334

Trusting only in thy merit, would I seek thy face, 772

yes, all the wrath, the woe that you inherit, this I do merit., 351

Your blessed people, trusting in your merit, on the earth's extended face, 400

merits

help us sing our Savior's merits, help to chant Immanuel's praise., 330

in your ransomed congregation; here we on your merits feed, 528

by your merits we find favor; life is given through your name, 330

our thoughts and our activity through Jesus' merits hallowed be., 734

message

Give of your own to bear the message glorious, 618

in the ageless word expounding God's own message for us all., 507

its message we will follow throughout eternity., 503

ours is the same commission, the same glad message ours, 634

the message of salvation from God's own holy word., 625

to spread your holy message from which all hope derives, 391

We've a message to give to the nations, that the Lord who's reigning above, 621

What universal message, what great good news was here?, 378

With all the world the church must share Christ's message, 629

messages

Take my lips and keep them true, filled with messages from you, 610

messenger

Come as a messenger of peace, filled with the Spirit, fired with love, 432

O gentle messenger, return -- return, O holy Dove, 747

messengers

where Moses and Elijah stand, your messengers of old., 326

Messiah

shamed and grieving, shamed and grieving, shall their true Messiah see., 259

Messiah's

God has chosen you to be the Messiah's mother.", 300

once you sang creation's story; now proclaim Messiah’s birth, 293

met

has reconciled us through the Son, and met us all with grace., 781

Lest our feet stray from the places, our God, where we met thee, 707

Together met, together bound, we'll go our different ways, 230, 415

Up you rose and met them there in the treasured place of prayer., 347

your love has met your law's demand, 78

middle

Lord of our middle years, giver of steadfastness, 800

midnight

dark midnight was my cry, give me Jesus., 573

It came upon the midnight clear, that glorious song of old, 286

Midnight hears the welcome voices and at the thrilling cry rejoices:, 258

Through God's eternal will this child to us was given at midnight calm and still., 302

Up, pray and watch and wrestle; at midnight comes the cry, 256

would bear one perfect flow'r here in the cold of winter and darkest midnight hour., 302

midst

In the midst of foes, Lord, hear my plea, 756

Let us recall that in our midst, dwells Christ, God's holy Son, 785

Move in our midst, O Spirit of God., 489

to the church in faith assembled, to her midst as gift and sign:, 498

might

all glory and pow’r and wisdom and might, 105, 565

And where he rules in kingly might, there all is just and all is right:, 537

Blessing, honor, glory, and might, 238

Come with all your gentle might, bringing light to darkest night: have mercy, Lord., 521

Father, Lord of ev'ry spirit, in your might, lead me right through my Savior's merit., 568

give these, and then your will be done; thus strengthened with all might, 750

Glory, praise, and royal might to our God of endless light, 521

Gracious and holy Three, glorious Trinity, wisdom, love, might:, 380

He holds us in his perfect might; in him, our lives are godly, 718

He who gives life did death undergo, and in its conquest his might did show., 357

his eye to watch, his might to stay, his ear to hearken to my need, 237

His might is doomed to fail; God’s judgment must prevail, 788

Holy, holy, holy Lord, God of power and might, heaven and earth are full of your glory, 234

honor, and majesty, and might; “Worthy the Lamb, for he was slain!”, 213, 469

let sun and moon and stars and light and what lies hidden praise your might., 385

like the vigor of the wind's rush, like the new flame's eager might:, 498

my strength is in your might, your might alone., 421

No eye has seen that light, no ear the echoed might of your glory, 258

No strength of ours can match his might! We would be lost, rejected., 788

O tell of his might, O sing of his grace, 566

quelling all the devil's might, 313

Rule and might o’er all possessing!, 188

Strengthen according to your might, share with us the promised life., 536

strengthened in might by his Spirit!, 639

the crown awaits the conquest; lead on, O God of might!, 753

the legions of angels exalt your great name, your glory and might are transcendent, 471

thou who hast by thy might led us into the light, 707

Through their dear Redeemer's might, 88

till the last sunrise; then, in your might, pardon and spare me, 796

With craft and dreadful might he arms himself to fight., 788

You were their rock, their fortress, and their might, 390

mightiest

We shall o'ercome the mightiest ill, and conquer’rs prove at length., 106

mighty

A mighty fortress is our God, a sword and shield victorious, 788

All praise to you, O Lord, who by your mighty pow'r, 312

all things that live in earth and ocean, make music for your mighty King., 545

awed by his love his foes surrender and fall before the Mighty One., 545

Come now, Incarnate Word, our just and mighty Lord, 555

Hark, the song of jubilee, loud as mighty thunders' roar, 164

Holy, holy, holy, merciful and mighty!, 133, 381

I am weak, but you are mighty, 790

I see the stars, I hear the mighty thunder, 465

Let the mighty acts of God spread through all the world abroad: have mercy, Lord., 521

Lift up your heads, you mighty gates, 51

Mighty Shepherd, gather near all your sheep oppressed by fear: have mercy, Lord., 521

Mortals join the mighty chorus, which the morning stars began, 544

O be our mighty healer still, O Lord of life and death, 736

on mighty wings of power manifest, 459

Only Immortal One, Mighty Creator!, 813

Prince of Peace, mighty God, 823

show to all God's mighty deeds, 69, 526

Stoop to my weakness, mighty as you are, 224, 490

the shadow of a mighty rock within a weary land, 329

We long for mighty signs of God – cathedral, miracle, and sword, 58

We trust your loving-kindness, your mighty pow'r, 571

who from the beginning was the mighty Word., 480

mild

Mary was that mother mild, Jesus Christ her little child., 292

Mild he lays his glory by, born that we no more may die, 295

Peace on earth and mercy mild, God and sinners reconciled!", 295

round yon virgin mother and child. Holy infant so tender and mild, 297

The old man, meek and mild, the priest of Israel, slept, 609

"To you this day is born a child: born of a maiden mother mild, 306

Trusting his mild staff always, I go in and out in peace, 662

milk

As a mother feeds her baby, with the milk from her own breast, 659

mill

"As the life-charged dew of heaven births the seed and stirs the mill, 780

in kitchen, boardroom, market, office, mill, 629

milling

From the towns' dusty clamor and the crowds milling there, 748

harvesting, milling for daily bread., 156

millions

while millions join the theme, I will sing!, 328

mind

a taste of honeyed sweetness to nourish heart and mind, 508

and, amid the cares that claim us, hold in mind eternity, 25, 71, 617

And when these failing limbs grow numb, and mind and memory flee, 422

call to mind the word of Jesus, "I must work while it is day.", 697

"Fear not," said he, for mighty dread had seized their troubled mind, 296

for our growing in your likeness, bring the life of Christ to mind, 685

God's Spirit works through mortal mind and will., 629

he speaks, and we shall find he lightens our dark mind, 668

health to the sick in mind, sight to the inward blind:, 380

here we offer, Lord, our praises; heart and mind and strength we bring, 819

Holy Spirit, ever forming in the church the mind of Christ, 95, 495

if worldly pressures fray the mind and love itself cannot unwind, 644

In your mercy, Lord, you called me, taught my sin-filled heart and mind, 612

It makes the wounded spirit whole, and calms the troubled mind, 487

Just as I am, poor, wretched, blind; sight, riches, healing of the mind, 762

let the same mind dwell in me which is yours eternally., 261

Let us call to mind with joy those who have before us gone, 108

let us with heart and mind and soul now love God in return., 785

love is gracious, ever-patient, generous of heart and mind:, 591

love you with all our heart and strength and mind?, 490

may I press on to heaven and bear the prize in mind., 795

May the mind of Christ my Savior live in me from day to day, 585

Now let us from this table rise renewed in body, mind, and soul, 221

O bless the Lord, my soul! His mercies bear in mind!, 546

O come, Desire of Nations, bind all peoples in one heart and mind, 274

of farm, and market, shop and home, of mind, and heart, and hand, 650

Open gates for souls to find your true way with heart and mind., 521

ourselves in covenant now bind with soul and strength, with heart and mind, 399

Praise the God of mind and spirit, God of book and touch and prayer., 637

Praise the source of faith and learning who has sparked and stoked the mind, 664

reclothe us in our rightful mind, 739

Take full possession of my heart; to me your lowly mind impart, 721

Take my mind that I may use ev'ry pow'r as you should choose., 647

Teach us to love with heart, soul, and mind., 489

that it refresh and purify our mind., 377

that lives the truth your word declares, and heeds the Master's mind., 524

the fertile soil in heart and mind., 501

The saints in prayer appear as one in word, and deed, and mind, 749

to share our fellowship in kind, and educate the searching mind, 440

transform each heart and mind and soul with your abundant life., 338

until the radiant force of God fills mind and strength and breath., 801

We come, with all our heart and mind your call to hear, your love to find., 579

We now with a joyful mind praise you, Lord, for you are kind, 19

with gladness and a willing mind whatever is for us assigned., 643

with one conviction move each mind, one soul, one feeling breathe., 376

you only can inform the mind and purify the heart., 661

minded

Keep me through your pow'r so minded each hour, 608

minds

Bring to our troubled minds, uncertain and afraid, 681

By your holy word instruct them; fill their minds with heav'nly light, 660

deeper than our minds can fathom, greater than our creeds rehearse:, 642

Dispel the darkness from our minds, and open now our eyes, 21

from fear and doubting may our minds be freed., 711

healing broken bodies, minds, and souls., 690

Hearts and minds your will discerning, lives alight with joy and praise., 111

increase our faith and light our minds, 561

minds and hearts he gave to us to help each other the whole day through., 649

Minds to think and hearts to love -- God's good gifts to me and you, 649

On this we fix our minds as, praying side by side, 210

peace, to earthly minds unknown, 556

the fellowship of kindred minds is like to that above., 680

to the minds of all who've never seen and heard., 582

to touch our lips, our minds inspire, and wing to heav'n our thought!, 531

wait the coming of the Spirit into open minds and hearts., 564

mind's maturing

Grant us, in the mind's maturing, your own guidance on our way., 619

mine

All things are mine since I am his! How can I keep from singing?, 701

Blessed assurance, Jesus is mine! O what a foretaste of glory divine!, 714

Holy Spirit, light divine, dawn upon this soul of mine, 223

Jesus mine, in me shine; in me shine, Jesus mine, 281

Mine is the sin, but yours the righteousness, 421

mine, mine was the transgression, but yours the deadly pain., 345

myrrh from the forest or gold from the mine?, 317

No condemnation now I dread, for Christ, and all in him, is mine!, 773

that all whose lives are touched by mine, may know your healing touch divine., 686

This will I do, O Child Divine, I'll give you all I hold as mine, 279

to you I now resign myself and all that's mine, 737

Were the whole realm of nature mine, 80, 350

minerals

Thank you, God, for minerals and ores, 654

mingled

sorrow and love flow mingled down, 80, 350

ministered

you ministered to him with joy for he is God adored., 611

ministers

may follow their example, God's ministers to be!, 389

While your ministers proclaim peace and pardon in your name, 553

ministries

Ministries we offer gladly as we journey towards the light., 637

Our ministries are diff'rent, our purpose is the same:, 620

that our ministries uniting may give glory to your name., 642

ministry

By the Spirit we are gifted to fulfill Christ's ministry., 624

Holy Spirit, ever working through the church's ministry, 95, 495

truly careful, truly careful in our ministry, 636

We know who we are called to be: The church, empow'red in ministry, 434

with the Spirit's gifts empow'r us for the work of ministry, 25, 71, 617

miracle

mark that miracle of time, God's own sacrifice complete., 349

miracle and meal in union, wondrous grace of our communion., 419

We long for mighty signs of God – cathedral, miracle, and sword, 58

mired

Jesus, mired in fears unknown, with our evil left alone, 352

mirror

to mirror Christ when others fail, to walk within his burdened trail, 440

mirrored

mirrored in your holy word, 313

mirth

From heaven high I come to earth; I bring good tidings of great mirth, 307

his great salvation to the earth. So raise a shout of holy mirth, 272

his love does not deceive. Now share your mirth!, 452

this mirth is such a wondrous thing that I must tell you all and sing., 307

who cried our tears and shared our joys, who roundly laughed with mirth., 481

misery

people in misery want bells to ring, come, Lord Jesus Christ., 266

So shall his love give us above, from misery and death set free, 368

to reconcile and set us free from endless woe and misery, 73

miss

Grant us wisdom, grant us courage, lest we miss your kingdom's goal, 751

missed

Though long our ancient blindness has missed God's loving-kindness and plunged us into strife, 572

mission

Christ, engage us in your mission, 684

God revitalize our mission! Bless your church from pole to pole!, 632

Good news! Our Christ has come! His mission is proclaimed., 630

Lest the Church neglect its mission and the Gospel go unheard, 25, 617

O Christians, haste, your mission high fulfilling, 618

Our mission bears a broader scope: to mend the heart and share the hope, 440

The future lies before us with mission to increase., 435

This is the time, Christ's earthly mission ended, 830

We all are one in mission, we all are one in call, 620

We have no mission but to serve in full obedience to our Lord, 694

We, entrusted with Christ's mission, will accept the gracious call., 624

mistreating

mistreating their members and bruising their souls., 678

mists

‘mid mists and rocks and quicksands, still guides, O Christ, to you, 23, 505

mixture

like the leaven in the mixture swells inside while hid from view, 702

mocked

For us by wickedness betrayed, scourged, mocked, in purple robe arrayed, 485

There were some who scorned and mocked him, some who did not understand., 130

those who jeered and mocked and sold you, pierced and nailed you to the tree, 259

mocking

Sinners in derision crowned him, mocking thus the Savior's claim, 406

What could be more vile than this: traitor Judas' mocking kiss?, 347

mockings

with cruel mockings to the cross they urge you, 351

model

Christ, the model of the meek, though with the Godhead one, 336

In the same way Christian teachers model true humanity, 665

sketch and model -- forms of praise., 132

Worthy to be angels' victual, model for the saints' committal, 419

mold

Melt me, mold me, fill me, use me, 96

open our hearts, convert our lives; mold us strong, sound, 497

to us your grace afford, and mold us to your will., 633

molest

In your arms I rest me; foes who would molest me, 722

moment

Help me to bear your easy yoke, in ev'ry moment watch and pray, 638

that moment from Jesus a pardon receives., 550

moments

in peace and blessed union our moments to spend, 675

Take my moments and my days, 610, 647

searching ev'ry small expression, sav'ring moments filled with charm, 659

Monarch

Maker and Monarch and Savior of all., 317

money

Lest the gifts we offer, money, talents, time, 651

monument

In each heart, O fix your dwelling; there erect a monument, 716

We build with mortar, brick and wood, this monument to praise our God, 440

moon

hill and vale, and tree and flow'r, sun and moon, and stars of light, 538

let sun and moon and stars and light and what lies hidden praise your might., 385

Sun and moon bow down before him, 529

sun and moon, lift up your voice, 127

sun and moon, rejoice before him, 454

sun, moon, and stars in their courses above, 460

moonlight

Fair is the sunshine, fair is the moonlight, 470

like moonlight and starlight and sunlight on the sea, 599

moons

his Kingdom stretch from shore to shore, till moons shall wax and wane no more., 404

morn

A little child for you this morn has from a chosen maid been born, 307

and creaturely voices sang praise to the morn., 382

and from morn to set of sun, through the church the song goes on., 386

Dark and cheerless is the morn unaccompanied by you, 475

look unto me, your morn shall rise, and all your day be bright.", 606

morn when our ascended Lord on his church his Spirit poured!, 375

O, brighter than that glorious morn shall dawn upon our race, 257

O, brighter than the rising morn when Christ, victorious, rose, 257

On this joyous Christmas morn, alleluia!, 303

That Easter morn at break of day, the faithful women went their way, 369

to us a Son is giv’n; bless, bless the blessed morn, 185

morning

All the world’s dark night is past, morning breaks in joy at last., 211

and stay by my cradle till morning is nigh., 301

Break forth, O beauteous heav'nly light, and usher in the morning., 287

Brightest and best of the stars of the morning, 317

but crowned with glory like the sun that lights the morning sky., 257

by morning glow or evening shade his eye is never sleeping., 537

Early in the morning our song shall rise to thee, 381

Every morning Jesus wakes us, 715

for gladness breaks like morning where'er your face appears:, 753

his name like sweet perfume shall rise with ev'ry morning sacrifice., 404

in the morning when I rise, give me Jesus., 573

Lovely eastern star that tells us of God's morning, 322

Morning breaks and Jesus meets us, feeds and comforts, pardons still, 211

Morning by morning new mercies I see, 460

Mortals join the mighty chorus, which the morning stars began, 544

My soul is waiting for the Lord as one who longs for morning, 761

O morning stars, together proclaim the holy birth, 282

our earliest thoughts be yours when morning wakes us, 575

The King shall come when morning dawns and light and beauty brings., 257

The King shall come when morning dawns and light triumphant breaks, 257

the sunset, and the morning that brightens up the sky., 467

till dawns the morning glorious when truth and justice reign, 142, 683

we're assured your mercies are each morning new, 770

When morning gilds the skies, my heart awaking cries:, 552

When the morning wakens, then may I arise, 567

Yea, Lord, we greet thee, born this happy morning, 283

Morning Star

How bright appears the Morning Star with mercy beaming from afar, 278

Morning Star, my soul's true light, 281

Morning Star, O cheering sight!, 281

Morning Star, thy glory bright, 281

Morning Star, your cheering light can dispel the gloom of night., 323

O come, O bright and morning star, and bring us comfort from afar!, 274

O Morning Star, how fair and bright!, 188

Thy glad beams, thou Morning Star, 281

morning stars

The Lord Almighty spoke the word, the morning stars together sang, 504

morrow

and to life's day the glorious unknown morrow, 427

Go with them to face the morrow, stay with them in ev'ry strife., 429

rest, where none weep, till the eternal morrow, 805

mortal

born of a virgin, a mortal he comes, 283

bow your meek head to mortal pain, then take, O God, your power and reign!, 343

Entering earth's portal, he became a mortal., 277

From earth you formed us, both glorious and mortal, 813

God's Spirit works through mortal mind and will., 629

in mortal dreams was never sought, O God, the Lord of hosts!, 810

Let all mortal flesh keep silence, and with fear and trembling stand, 184, 271

that God, the Son of God, should take our mortal form for mortals' sake., 485

The mystery of your presence, Lord, no mortal tongue can tell:, 417

to bear within our mortal frame a life, a death, a saving name, 478

To Father, Son, and Spirit -- praise, all mortal praise be giv'n, 570

to see each mortal as I ought, my kindred, whom your love has bought., 686

we who rely on God's own word see past this mortal sadness., 393

What is the source of all your mortal anguish?, 351

which mortal ear has never heard, nor mortal vision shared, 810

which never entered mortal thought, 810

mortals

Christ, awhile to mortals giv'n, alleluia!, 371

Mortals join the mighty chorus, which the morning stars began, 544

The mightiest mortals, the angels sublime, acknowledge their deep obligation, 393

while mortals sleep, the angels keep their watch of wond'ring love., 282

Your lofty themes, all mortals, bring; in songs of praise divinely sing, 551

mortar

We build with mortar, brick and wood, this monument to praise our God, 440

Moses

Trembling at his feet we saw Moses and Elijah speaking., 325

where Moses and Elijah meet, the Lord holds converse high and sweet., 327

where Moses and Elijah stand, your messengers of old., 326

Most High

Then shall we join the hosts that cry, "O holy, holy Lord Most High!", 561

you alone are the Most High, 233

mother

As a mother feeds her baby, with the milk from her own breast, 659

As a mother feels the heartbeat of her baby held so near, 659

As a mother holds her baby, gazing in her child's eyes, 659

As a mother looks with favor on the new life in her arms, 659

God has chosen you to be the Messiah's mother.", 300

God like a mother eagle hovers near, 459

Like a mother, you enfold me, hold my life within your own, 669

round yon virgin mother and child. Holy infant so tender and mild, 297

"To you this day is born a child: born of a maiden mother mild, 306

where a mother laid her baby in a manger for his bed., 292

yet whose thoughts were for your mother, and a thief condemned to die --, 692

mother earth

Good soil, O mother earth, the womb, where seed takes birth., 501

mothers

our mothers and our fathers, whose legacy we trace., 391

mother's

who, from our mother's arms, has blessed us on our way, 533

as with a mother's tender hand, he leads his own, his chosen band., 15, 537

motion

the motion of a hidden fire that trembles in the breast., 749

Trumpets and organs set in motion such sounds as make the heavens ring:, 545

motivate

motivate the church to rev'rence, guiding Christ's community!, 665

motivation

You're our strength and motivation, Christ, you send us out to serve., 622

motives

Take my motives and my will, all your purpose to fulfill., 647

motto

may this motto live in all God's children as we strive to follow love's direction, 397

mount

but since you bid us leave the mount, come with us to the plain., 326

Praise the mount -- I'm fixed upon it -- mount of God's redeeming love., 782

mountain

and all who come to Jesus prove it's faith that makes the mountain move., 698

Calv'ry's mournful mountain climb, 349

field and forest, vale and mountain, flow'ry meadow, flashing sea, 544

gems of the mountain and pearls of the ocean, 317

Jesus, on the mountain peak stands alone in glory blazing., 325

O Master, from the mountain side make haste to heal these hearts of pain, 581

The purple-headed mountain, the river running by, 467

The watchers on the mountain proclaim the bridegroom near, 256

when I look down from lofty mountain grandeur, 465

which Christ upon the mountain shows, where brighter than the sun he glows!, 327

mountains

and the mountains in reply echoing their brave delight., 288

before him on the mountains shall Peace, the herald, go, 263

Give thanks for plains and valleys spaced by mountains thrusting high, 451

mountains and stones look up adoring and find a voice to praise his name., 545

not for faith that masters mountains; for this better gift we yearn, 591

the hills and the mountains, the rivers and fountains, 448

The mountains and hills shall break forth into song, the peoples be led forth in peace, 682

the valleys laugh and sing, forests and mountains ring, 452

your justice like mountains high soaring above, 457

mourn

I hate the sins that made you mourn and grieved your heart of love., 747

still the captives long for freedom; still in grief we mourn our dead, 688

teach us with you to mourn our sins, and close by you to stay., 341

the poor and them that mourn, the faint and overborne, 640

mourners

no orphans left without a home, nor mourners desolate, 17, 394

mourner's weeping

Faith in the conscience works for peace, and bids the mourner's weeping cease, 700

mournful

Calv'ry's mournful mountain climb, 349

mourning sinners

in this name true consolation mourning sinners may possess, 20, 324

mourns

that mourns in lowly exile here until the Son of God appear., 274

mouth

Christ in hearts of all that love me, Christ in mouth of friend and stranger., 237

that proceeds from the mouth of God. Allelu, alleluia!, 605

mouths

feed the mouths that hunger, soothe the wounds that bleed, 582

move

and all who come to Jesus prove it's faith that makes the mountain move., 698

for those who trust God's changeless love build on the rock that will not move., 712

Hail, First and Last, the great I Am, in whom we live and move, 703

Help me the slow of heart to move by some clear, winning word of love, 735

In you alone we live and move and have our being in your love., 486

It cannot freely move till you have wrought its chain, 604

Move in our midst, O Spirit of God., 489

move within us and inspire us more to serve God's holy name., 496

Not in our own strength, Lord, we move, 58

Now praise the hidden God of love, in whom we all must live and move, 803

So shall we ever live and move and be with Christ in God, 40

Take my hands and let them move at the impulse of your love., 610

that God, in whom they live and move, is love, 618

This is a day of new beginnings, time to remember and move on, 784

to move, increase, and strengthen within us at this hour., 391

upon your truth founded, we shall not move, 616

wean it from sin, through all its pulses move., 224, 490

You made no mean or cunning move, chose no unworthy compromise, 583

moved

and is moved to awe and laughter at this infant life so dear, 659

the Healer feigned no callous mask; moved deeply, Jesus wept, 338

moves

by day and night, a heart that still moves at the breathing of thy will., 609

God's Spirit moves to free the slave and fill the empty with good things., 630

Seek the Lord, whose willing presence moves your heart to make appeal., 780

moving

moving far from all we know, 793

Moving, Lord, I'm moving, Lord, I'm moving eagerly., 601

Mystic spirit moving, flowing, 132

multiply

And multiply each gift with praise to God who gives us all our days., 154

multitude

and teach us how to share our bread and feed the starving multitude., 694

multitudes

until that day shall come when multitudes untold, 633

yet long these multitudes to view the strong compassion in your face., 581

murdered

sold once for silver, murdered here, our brother, 562

murmur

Like the murmur of the dove's song, like the challenge of her flight, 498

Lord, I would clasp thy hand in mine, nor ever murmur nor repine, 787

with healing balm my soul he fills, and ev’ry faithless murmur stills, 15

murmurs

above the storms of passion, the murmurs of self-will., 603

music

all nature sings and round me rings the music of the spheres., 456

all things that live in earth and ocean, make music for your mighty King., 545

and still their heav'nly music floats o'er all the weary world, 286

But hark! The wondrous music falls from the op'ning sky, 284

God of drama, music, dancing, 132

hark, how the heav'nly anthem drowns all music but its own!, 405

How often, making music, we have found a new dimension in the world of sound, 532

joyful music leads us sunward in the triumph song of life., 544

The music that restores and heals the Source of harmony reveals --, 541

Through all the tumult and the strife, I hear that music ringing., 701

'tis music in the sinner's ears, 'tis life, and health, and peace., 548

When in our music God is glorified, and adoration leaves no room for pride, 532

mustard

Like a tiny seed of mustard, stored with life, invisibly, 702

mutation

Not enhanced by consecration, unconsumed, without mutation, 419

mute

To you they went, the blind, the mute, the palsied and the lame, 736

mutual

by a mutual, hearty love their belief in Jesus prove., 672

let our mutual love be glowing, 196, 673

We share our mutual woes, our mutual burdens bear, 680

mutually

by our loving mutually, by our Christian unity., 672

myriad

Now all the heav'nly splendor breaks forth in starlight tender from myriad worlds unknown, 572

truth revealed in myriad ways, 132

myrrh

and offered there in his presence their gold, and myrrh, and frankincense., 290

Bitter myrrh have I to give the infant Jesus, 322

come with the wise men, pouring incense and myrrh and gold., 284

myrrh from the forest or gold from the mine?, 317

So bring him incense, gold, and myrrh, 305

myself

Should I myself as victim live, rememb'ring you, may I forgive., 686

take myself, and I will be yours for all eternity., 647

to you I now resign myself and all that's mine, 737

mysteries

but downward bends his burning eye at mysteries so bright., 405

Sustaining God, your hands uphold earth's mysteries known or yet untold, 385

mysterious

all now mysterious shall be bright at last., 757

Triune God, mysterious Being, undivided and diverse, 642

Mystery  (see also: myst’ry)

and adoring bend the knee while we own the mystery., 386

Bread and wine convey your presence as a mystery in essence., 419

deepen our sense of mystery and wonder: To God be endless praise!, 830

From the past will come the future; what it holds, a mystery, 797

Grace invited, faith united, sent to share your mystery., 557

I know not how that Joseph's tomb could solve death's mystery, 704

Majesty veiled in mystery as Three in One and One in Three, 100

Name of all majesty, fathomless mystery, 407

Son of God, O hear my cry: by the holy mystery, 744

The earth is the Lord's and its fulness, its mystery, splendor and wealth, 656

The mystery of your presence, Lord, no mortal tongue can tell:, 417

Though what's ahead is mystery, and life itself is ours on lease, 598

mystic

and mystic sweet communion with those whose rest is won, 511

Mystic spirit moving, flowing, 132

myst'ry  (see also: mystery)

and left your throne in heav'n above, O myst'ry deep, O boundless love., 279

and little myst'ry you accord., 738