place

All people of each time and place, 134

and he leads his children on to the place where he has gone., 292

And in the light of that blessed place we then shall see you face to face., 561

And let your holy blessing remain within this place, 13

and there it did both stop and stay,right over the place where Jesus lay., 290

but proves to us that we have still a work to do, a place to fill., 803

by faith the children's place we claim, and give all honor to one name., 700

Changed from glory into glory, till in heav'n we take our place, 218, 474

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

come to the place for which our people sighed?, 707

for me a place preparing, there, there I long to be., 484

God is in the other place., 793

If you but trust in God to guide you and place your confidence in him, 712

In all our world, wherever God may place us, 629

It is a quiet, steady force pervading ev'ry place., 260

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

Lord, you have been our dwelling place in every generation., 147

Now, toil and conflict o'er, go, take with saints your place, 811

O God, in whom our trust we place, 161

Sharing good news in this our time and place., 155

So here I kneel, my Savior, for I deserve your place, 345

that a place by you prepared is for me secured in heav'n, 808

that gives to guilty sinners such resting place!, 571

Then let us place ourselves in God's creative hands, 698

Then send us forth to show your love in every time and place, 338

There for sinners you are pleading, and our place you now prepare, 330

This earth has no better place, here I see my Savior's face., 553

through sin's long strife, for Christ to take our place, 629

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

where the world is wanting fill the vacant place, 582

who ascended for us into heavín, to prepare a place for us, 252

places

And blessed be the hearts he rules, the humble places where he dwells., 272

in all places, with all races, may that story of his glory be the hope of all the world., 631

Your faithful servants bless in all earth's varied places, 633

plain

Alleluia! let the word sound from city, hill, and plain., 164

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

His powír and glory written plain Ė so none may doubt that he is Lord, 58

it streams from the hills; it descends to the plain, 566

plainly

let our mutual love be glowing; thus the world will plainly see, 196, 673

plains

above its sad and lowly plains they bend on hov'ring wing, 286

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

the plains their tribute bring, the streams rejoice., 452

while fields and floods, rocks, hills, and plains repeat the sounding joy, 59, 294

plan

God of order, love, and duty, God of purpose, plan, and goal:, 132

Lord, who lived secure and settled, safe within the Father's plan, 692

now he sends you God's mighty plan to pursue:, 639

pride of status, race or schooling, dogmas that obscure your plan., 685

to plan and work together that all may know Christ's love., 620

We believe in God the Father, God Almighty, by whose plan, 699

When the time had fully come in God's eternal plan, 336

plane

whose strong hands were skilled at the plane and the lathe:, 802

planet

Creator of this planet and all we see or dream., 435

God of our planet, forestall and forgive!, 655

Thank you, God, for making planet earth, 654

planned

forth from your bounteous hand come gifts your love has planned, 653

plant

and with a gentle, caring deed, prepare the soil and plant the seed., 440

planted

Bless these lives so firmly planted in the grace the Savior brings, 665

planting

planting seeds of freedom, hope, and love., 690

The right hand of God is planting in our land, 690

play

In the day this world is fading faith and hope will play their part, 591

In your day of wealth and plenty, wasted work and wasted play, 697

plea

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

Intercessor, Friend of sinners, earth's Redeemer, hear our plea, 373

Just as I am, without one plea but that thy blood was shed for me, 762

now the kneeling, now the plea, 414

this is our only plea, since you for us were slain., 488

plead

flesh that for our world was wounded, living, for the wounded plead!, 370

for strength and healing love, O Lord, we plead., 711

Good news! Our Christ has come! His arms reach out and plead, 630

Holy Spirit, come, console us, come as Advocate to plead, 226

for those who for your mercy plead, 472

Then in your tenderness re-make us; revive, restore, for this we plead., 47

you, our Head, who, throned in glory, for your own will ever plead, 648

pleading

Good Christian, fear; for sinners here the silent Word is pleading., 305

Here our fevered lives are pleading, show us by your purer flame, 557

my portion, my all, at your holy feet humbly pleading I fall., 608

open now our ears and heart, help us by your Spirit's pleading, 558

There for sinners you are pleading, and our place you now prepare, 330

Will God your pleading hear while crime and cruelty grow?, 695

pleads

Hear me, for your Spirit pleads; hear, for Jesus intercedes., 553

lives in glory now on high, pleads for us, and hears our cry: Alleluia!, 360

No prayer is made by us alone, the Holy Spirit pleads, 749

pleas

God, Father, Son, and Spirit, hear! To all our pleas incline your ear, 308

pleasant

I love to tell the story; how pleasant to repeat, 625

in your pleasant pastures feed us, for our use your folds prepare., 731

The cold wind in the winter, the pleasant summer sun, 467

ĎTis a pleasant thing to see brothers in the Lord agree, 670

When I hunger, Jesus feeds me, into pleasant pastures leads me, 723

please

Earth's greatest honors, howsoe'er they please us, 593

Please the Lord in ev'rything you do, and his peace most sincerely pursue., 275

pleased

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

the Singer was pleased as the earth sang the song, 382

we cannot understand the woe your love was pleased to bear, 348

pleases

so that I may discover what greatly pleases you., 268

pleasing

be well-pleasing unto you, Lord Jesus., 207

pleasure

and I hope, by thy good pleasure, safely to arrive at home., 782

and, whatever I must bear, still in you lies purest pleasure, Jesus, priceless treasure!, 722

at once there falls from God above a ray of purest pleasure., 188

Bane and blessing, pain and pleasure, by the cross are sanctified, 76

each takes pleasure in your being who through eyes of faith is seeing., 419

evermore rejoice to do his pleasure, be the fullness of his grace your treasure, 444

He's my only joy and treasure; tasteless is all worldly pleasure, 594

I find unfailing pleasure, true happiness and rest, 484

Jesus is our only pleasure, source of all we need to know, 715

Jesus, priceless treasure, source of purest pleasure, friend to me so true, 722

Jesus, source of lasting pleasure, truest friend, and dearest treasure, 588

let your will and pleasure be our only choice., 205

none else on earth shall yield me pleasure, none else in heav'n, when earth is past., 340

Only be still and wait his pleasure in cheerful hope with heart content., 712

quench our fevered thirst of pleasure, 648

'tis the Father's pleasure we should call him Lord, 480

who but want to do his pleasure, just fulfilling his commands, 717

Whoe'er would spend their days in lasting pleasure, 593

pleasures

Fading are the worldling's pleasures, all their boasted pomp and show, 522

friends on earth, and friends above, pleasures pure and undefiled, 538

still he calls, in cares and pleasures, "Christian, love me more than these.", 600

pledge

And now, O God, our Father, we pledge ourselves anew, 433

by pledge and sign of bread and wine to fold us in his love., 227

By this pledge that you do love us, by your gift ofpeace restored, 229

O, most glorious consolation, pledge and seal of my salvation., 588

Pledge of life and hope of glory, Savior, we would worship you, 98

pledge of your unfailing presence, foretaste here of heavínly gladness., 187

the solemn pledge we owe you to go and make you known., 634

To a life of love in action help us rise and pledge our word., 685

unto him, who conquered for us, pledge we love and service true, 196, 673

we pledge our lives to be in service faithfully, 653

With heart and hand we pledge our love, 169, 174

pledged

all that you need he has pledged by his blood to provide you, 639

pledges

tokens of love and pledges brought anew, 158

plenteous

Plenteous grace with thee is found, grace to cover all my sin, 724

plenty

In your day of wealth and plenty, wasted work and wasted play, 697

plight

may we bring a view to heaven to this world's despairing plight., 627

to come and dwell among us and share our common plight., 268

plow

Plow up the trodden way, and clear the stone away, 501

We plow the fields, and scatter the good seed on the land, 453

plowing

For the plowing, sowing, reaping, silent growth while we are sleeping, 449

plowshare

to help to set the captive free, make plowshare out of sword, 696

pluck

and naught can pluck us from his hand, which leads us to the end., 768

plundering

Forgive our reckless plundering and waste., 654

plunged

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

point

Shine through the gloom and point me to the skies., 807

through darkness and perplexity point out your chosen way., 764

pointing

The right hand of God is pointing in our land, pointing the way we must go., 690

points

points out the wretched, ruined state of humankind, both small and great., 509

pole

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

pomp

Fading are the worldling's pleasures, all their boasted pomp and show, 522

Ride on! Ride on in majesty! In lowly pomp ride on to die, 343

ponder

Blessed Three-in-One, help us this day to ponder, 830

How strange is this great paradox to ponder:, 351

Now in faith I humbly ponder over this surpassing wonder, 588

Ponder anew what the almighty can do if with his love he befriend you., 530

ponder nothing earthly minded, for with blessing in his hand, 184, 271

Ponder now in revírent thought all the things that fill your heart, 227

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

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

Ponder now the sacred loaf, bread of God, the food of hope, 227

that as we read and ponder one voice alone is heard, 508

pond'ring

and faithful pond'ring hearts await the full epiphany., 318

with a look of deep connection, pond'ring still unbroken ties, 659

Pontius Pilate

suffered under Pontius Pilate, he descended to the dead., 699

poor

Anoint us all to be good news to sad and weak and poor, 99

Be welcome, Lord; be now our guest. By you poor sinners have been blessed, 307

Blessed are the poor in spirit, claiming nothing as their own, 595

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

But poor, in weakness, comes the Christ; his glory gone, no king we see, 58

Come to him, poor and lowly, around the cradle throng, 284

Come, you sinners, poor and needy, weak and wounded, sick and sore, 765

dearer to God are the prayers of the poor., 317

Does constant love for you our poor hearts fill?, 742

far from my country, friends, and home, an exile, poor and mean, 794

He blesses me so sensibly that, though I'm poor and lowly, 596

I, the Lord of wind and flame, I will tend the poor and lame., 641

Jesus, by your presentation, when they blessed you, weak and poor, 314

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

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

Neighbors are rich and poor, varied in color and race, 577

Not in that poor lowly stable with the oxen standing by, 292

O turn to me your cheering face; Iím poor, enrich me with your grace, 721

Our poor human form he took, alleluia!, 303

shame our wanton, selfish gladness, rich in things and poor in soul., 751

The first Noel, the angel did say, was to certain poor shepherds in fields as they lay, 290

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

the poor, the lonely know you as friend., 499

to help the poor and needy, and bid the weak be strong, 263

to serve the poor and homeless first, our ease and comfort last., 696

We praise the Christ who called the rich, the outcast, and the poor, 481

When a poor one who has nothing shares with strangers, 689

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

With the poor we share our riches, giving captives liberty., 624

You have promised to receive us, poor and sinful though we be, 731

poorest

come to make his home among the poorest of the day., 336

portal

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

Of one pearl each shining portal, where, joining with the choir immortal, 258

open wide the fast-closed portal, saying to the Lord immortal:, 588

portals

He closed the yawning gates of hell: the bars from heav'n's high portals fell, 361

Fling wide the portals of your heart, 51

portion

he will my shield and portion be as long as life endures., 783

my portion, my all, at your holy feet humbly pleading I fall., 608

possess

and possess, in sweet communion, joys that earth cannot afford., 441

Holy Spirit, come, possess us, you the love of Three in One, 226

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

Take my wealth, all I possess, make me rich in faithfulness., 647

The Spirit shows if I possess a love no evil can destroy, 598

Though I may give all I possess, and striving so my love profess, 590

which you, O Jesus, do possess; the heav'ns proclaim your story, 471

whose Shepherd does possess the treasuries of God., 593

possessed

by Christ redeemed, by Christ possessed, in Christ we live as one., 781

finds it, clasps it, claims and buys it, selling all that he possessed., 702

possesses

Who trusts in God, a strong abode in heavín and earth possesses, 121

possessing

Christ from the Father ev'ry pow'r possessing, 626

For this bread and cup of blessing are for us the sure possessing, 187

Let us each, your love possessing, triumph in redeeming grace., 559

Rule and might oíer all possessing!, 189

possession

for the earth is God's possession and his purpose will not fail., 595

he gives me the possession of everlasting good., 769

The earth is the Lord's own possession, not the tithe, nor the half, but the whole:, 656

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

possessions

Renew us now for service that we may hallow all, possessions, time, and talents, to answer to your call. 391

You know so well my possessions, 613

pour

and pour contempt on all my pride, 80, 350

Before our Father's throne we pour our ardent prayers, 680

God of church and God of hist'ry, pour your blessings on our deeds., 637

God of grace and God of glory, on your people pour your power, 751

In copious show'r on all who pray each holy day your blessings pour!, 517

into our darkness let your light pour, 491

Take my love; my Lord, I pour at your feet its treasure store, 647

on hands that work and eyes that see, your healing wisdom pour, 736

pour an abundant blessing down on evíry soul assembled here, 33

pour forth your love and all-abounding grace, 742

Pour out your gifts, wrap us in flames of energy and drive, 99

pour out your soul for them in prayer victorious, 618

pour out your Spirit, strengthen our witness, 535

poured

Come, let us drink, for now the wine is poured., 423

For the bread which you have broken, for the wine which you have poured, 190, 229

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

pouring

now the vessel brimmed for pouring, 414

pouring out your soul in love that we all might live above, 347

pours

as your radiance through me pours all my homeward way to cheer., 614

God pours the Holy Spirit on all who would believe, 378

poverty

banish my poverty with heaven's gold., 755

Could smile on poverty and pain, and triumph e'en in death., 106

people in poverty want to have wealth, come, Lord Jesus Christ., 266