From The Hymnal~Grace Greater Than Our Sin

Sunday, October 3, 2010

...But where sin abounded, grace did much more abound. Romans 5:20

This is a hymn we sang last week on Sunday morning. What a message it delivers of our Savior's love and GRACE. Please meditate over the words and listen and be blessed.

Grace Greater Than Our Sin

Marvelous grace of our loving Lord,
Grace that exceeds our sin and our guilt!
Yonder on Calvary’s mount outpoured,
There where the blood of the Lamb was spilled.

Refrain

Grace, grace, God’s grace,
Grace that will pardon and cleanse within;
Grace, grace, God’s grace,
Grace that is greater than all our sin.

Sin and despair, like the sea waves cold,
Threaten the soul with infinite loss;
Grace that is greater, yes, grace untold,
Points to the refuge, the mighty cross.

Refrain

Dark is the stain that we cannot hide.
What can avail to wash it away?
Look! There is flowing a crimson tide,
Brighter than snow you may be today.

Refrain

Marvelous, infinite, matchless grace,
Freely bestowed on all who believe!
You that are longing to see His face,
Will you this moment His grace receive?

Refrain



9 comments:

  1. I love that old hymn, its message is still fresh and new today. Thank you for sharing it.

  1. I also love that old hymn. There's just something special when we sing some of the older hymns and they always feel so good.

  1. I just love the old hymns.

    Jocelyn
    http://justalittlesouthernhospitality.blogspot.com/

  1. Barbara said...:

    Wonderful old Hymn those are my favorites, nothing can come even close to those old times hymns, thanks for sharing, Barbara

  1. Sandi (Meme) said...:

    What a nice post for Sunday! I just got back from church and this post fits right in! Hope you have a great week! Sandi

  1. Diane said...:

    Beautiful and meaningful song.

    Thanks for visiting me over at Pittpat Paperie and leaving the nice comment Ü

  1. Beautiful and wise words. Thank you.

  1. Debbie said...:

    This is one of the hymns that I walk around the house singing to myself when I do my housework. I can sing it over and over and over.

    Love it.

  1. Anita said...:

    Love that hymn too! We sang "God of Grace and God of Glory" Sunday so it really seems like we were all learning to really appreciate God's incredible grace. Thanks for stopping by!

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