Christian Hymn Lyrics and Meaning

These hymns are some of our favorite songs that have shaped the heart of worship in the Christian church! Each hymn below includes full lyrics, video performances of the hymn, and the inspiration and meaning behind the hymn. It is our hope that you would use this collection of hymns to encourage your faith and grow your trust in God's faithfulness and everlasting love.

  • Lyrics

    First Stanza:

    Light of the world
    You stepped down into darkness
    Opened my eyes, let me see See full lyrics...

    Video
    Here I am to Worship

    hillsong - here i am to worship

  • Lyrics

    I lay me down I’m not my own
    I belong to you alone
    Lay me down, lay me down

    Hand on my heart this much See full lyrics...

    Video
    Lay Me Down

    Praise the Lord with Chris Tomlin and 'Lay Me Down'

  • Lyrics

    God sent His Son, they called him Jesus,
    He came to love, heal and forgive;
    He lived and died, to buy my pardon,
    See full lyrics...

    Video
    Because He Lives

    'Because He Lives' Classic Performance From The Oak Ridge Boys

  • Lyrics

     You who dwell in the shelter of the Lord
    Who abide in His shadow for life
    Say to the Lord, "My refuge, my ro See full lyrics...

    Video
    On Eagle's Wings

    On Eagles Wings

  • Lyrics

    1 The Lord is strong to help the weak,
    Upholding those that fall,
    Restoring those bowed down with grief,
    And doing good to all See full lyrics...

    Video
    Goodness of God

    'King Of My Heart / Goodness Of God' Mashup From Caleb And Kelsey

  • Lyrics

    1 In the bleak midwinter, frosty wind made moan, 
    earth stood hard as iron, water like a stone; 
    snow had fallen, snow on s See full lyrics...

    Video
    In the Bleak Midwinter

    In The Bleak Midwinter by Jazz Artist Jessie Kol (New Christmas Music, Jazz, Pop, 2010)

Today's Devotional

A Prayer for Lost Christmas Traditions - Your Daily Prayer - December 3

Isaiah 9:6 reminds us we can have hope and joy this time of year, no matter how painful the past has been.

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